Showing posts with category "cryptocurrency"

The Merge and the Ethics of Ethereum

The Merge and the Ethics of Ethereum -- The Merge is coming. The long-awaited transition of the Ethereum network’s consensus mechanism from Proof-of-Work

August 8, 2022
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blockchain

Facebook’s Crypto Practices Worry a Major Regulator

Facebook's Crypto Practices Worry a Major Regulator--- Facebook finds itself again at the center of a controversy. It's as if the social media giant, which

August 8, 2022
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blockchain

Ukraine officially legalizes Bitcoin and other cryptos after Zelenskyy signs new law

Ukraine officially legalizes Bitcoin and other cryptos -- Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelenskyy has enacted a law officially making cryptocurrencies legal

August 12, 2022
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blockchain

Bitcoin ATMs ordered to shut down in the UK

Bitcoin ATMs ordered to shut down in the UK -- All UK crypto-currency cash machines (ATMs) are operating illegally and must be shut down, the Financial

August 13, 2022
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blockchain

US Justice Department charges two siblings in $124 million Cryptocurrency fraud

Million Cryptocurrency Fraud -- US authorities on Tuesday filed criminal charges against a cryptocurrency executive and civil charges against him and his

August 9, 2022
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blockchain

Millions in Bitcoin pouring into Ukraine from International donors

Millions in Bitcoin pouring into Ukraine from International donors -- Cryptocurrency analysts say at least $13.7m (£10.2m) has so far been donated to the

August 16, 2022
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blockchain

Fidelity launches its first bitcoin exchange-traded product in Europe

Fidelity launches its first bitcoin exchange-traded product in Europe --- Fidelity International has launched its first investment product that tracks bitcoin

August 9, 2022
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blockchain

Russia’s government and central bank agree to treat cryptos as currency

Russia’s government and central bank are now working on a draft law that will define crypto as an “analogue of currencies” and not digital financial assets.

August 11, 2022
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blockchain

Bitcoin Regains $43.5K as Funds Predict Bullish Month for Crypto

Bitcoin Regains $43.5K -- Bitcoin recovered some of its drop, passing through $43,500, after Thursday's faster-than-estimated U.S. inflation print sparked

August 12, 2022
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blockchain

Couple Arrested for Alleged Conspiracy to Launder $4.5 Billion in Stolen Cryptocurrency

According to the USA Department of Justice, Couple Arrested for Alleged Conspiracy to Launder $4.5 Billion in Stolen Cryptocurrency. This story is linked to

August 14, 2022
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blockchain

Bitcoin value tumbles almost 50% since record November

Bitcoin value tumbles -- Bitcoin has lost almost half its value since its November high, with cryptocurrency prices continuing to plunge as major economies

August 17, 2022
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blockchain

Price of Bitcoin plunges to multimonth low

Price of Bitcoin plunges to multimonth low --- The price of Bitcoin is at its lowest level in months as the Federal Reserve gears up to begin raising interest

August 8, 2022
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blockchain