Bitcoin Is Money, But CBDCs Are Not. – Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoin Is Money, But CBDCs Are Not.  – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Wes Craik, an independent Canadian writer and host of the FINterpreter YouTube channel. Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs) will soon be operational in various countries and it’s important to note that they’re a form of money with intrinsic programmability. Rules can and will be set as to how these … Read more

Fed mulls digital dollar to take on China’s e-CNY

Fed mulls digital dollar to take on China’s e-CNY

WASHINGTON — Lawmakers are pushing the Federal Reserve to move swiftly toward issuing a digital dollar, to combat steps from China and others they say could one day threaten the US status as the global reserve currency. The bipartisan group of lawmakers, including Representatives Maxine Waters and French Hill, has sought for the US to … Read more

Dawn Of Bitcoin Art Renaissance – Bitcoin Magazine

Dawn Of Bitcoin Art Renaissance – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an editorial opinion by Dawdu M. Amantanah, author of “The Bit On Digital Coins: A Quick Practical Guide To Understanding Cryptocurrency.” The Renaissance was a time of significant advancement in human understanding. Fearless explorers began traveling across the open oceans, scientists developed new ideas, and cities exploded into important hubs of trade and … Read more

World Gold Council Exec Believes Blockchain Technology Will Bolster Trust in the Gold Industry – Blockchain Bitcoin News

World Gold Council Exec Believes Blockchain Technology Will Bolster Trust in the Gold Industry – Blockchain Bitcoin News

The World Gold Council’s (WGC) head of global sales and regional CEO, Joe Cavatoni, explained on Friday that he believes the gold industry will integrate with blockchain technology in order to “help the industry standardize reporting.” Cavatoni spoke about the London Bullion Market Association’s (LBMA) and WGC’s Gold Bar Integrity Program (GBI) which aims to … Read more

Bitcoin (BTC) Crowd Calling For ‘Moon’, ‘Lambo’ During Price Drops Was ‘True Irony,’ Says Analysis Firm

Bitcoin (BTC) Crowd Calling For ‘Moon’, ‘Lambo’ During Price Drops Was ‘True Irony,’ Says Analysis Firm

Major coins were buoyant Sunday evening as the global cryptocurrency market cap rose 0.9% to $1.1 trillion at press time. Price Performance Of Major Coins coin 24 hour 7 days Price Bitcoin BTC/USD 1.4% 0.01% $23,315.92 Ethereum ETH/USD 1.2% 2.1% $1,714.47 Dogecoin DOGE/USD 1% 1.4% $0.07 Top 24-Hour Gainers (Data via CoinMarketCap) Cryptocurrency 24-Hour % … Read more

A cryptocurrency billionaire is spending big in New York congressional primaries

A cryptocurrency billionaire is spending big in New York congressional primaries

A cryptocurrency billionaire has already spent nearly half a million dollars each in two Congressional primaries – and he could get involved in the high profile 10th Congressional district next. Protect Our Future PAC, which is almost entirely funded by FTX cryptocurrency exchange founder Sam Bankman-Fried, has reported spending $498,000 so far on TV and … Read more

Protecting cryptocurrency assets in wake of the Solana wallet hack

Protecting cryptocurrency assets in wake of the Solana wallet hack

The incident has brought up numerous concerns regarding the security provided by both the Solana network and “hot” wallets, which are fairly popular with the typical crypto investor, with cryptocurrency assets worth more than $8 million taken from about 8,000 people. Cause of Solana attack unknown While Solana’s Twitter account was quick to point out … Read more

US sanctions crypto mixing service Tornado Cash

US sanctions crypto mixing service Tornado Cash

The US Department of Treasury’s Office of Foreign Assets Control (OFAC) announced Monday it sanctioned major web3 mixing service, Tornado Cash. OFAC said the service is often used by well known North Korean state sponsored hacking cell Lazarus Group, a cohort of prolific crypto hackers which are known to use stolen funds to help the … Read more