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Amazon on course to accept Bitcoin payments

According to a story in the City A.M. newspaper in London, an unidentified source within Amazon has stated that the e-commerce giant plans to accept Bitcoin (BTC) payments by the end of 2021, potentially paving the way for greater public adoption of cryptocurrency acceptance in business. ”This isn’t just going through the motions to set […]

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FCA caution against listening to Elon Musk

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA), the agency in the United Kingdom in charge of regulating the country’s financial sector, is starting a marketing campaign to warn about the hazards of crypto investment. In a speech on Thursday, CEO Nikhil Rathi revealed the change. The FCA is investing £11 million in the campaign. Rathi stated at […]

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Crowds of DOGE-partiers at the Million Doge Disco frolic for free DOGE

People all around the globe started celebrating for Dogecoin last month when the “Million Doge Disco” was held to mark the beginning of the festival. With augmented reality in the smartphone application, users are encouraged to video themselves dancing and pretend they have the animated Shiba Inu puppies in the game. They also get to […]

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Binance stopped from operating in the UK

Changpeng Zhao’s firm, Binance, is ubiquitous but is located in no specific location. In the first few months of 2018, the cryptocurrency exchange has moved over $3 trillion USD in transactions, mostly because of its global network of interconnected affiliates. And yet, it doesn’t have a physical headquarters. Accelerated by incorporation in the Cayman Islands, […]

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Billionaire vows to launch Mexico’s first Bitcoin-bank

While also confirming plans to open the first BTC-accepting bank in Mexico, the third-richest man in the country, Ricardo Salinas Pliego, has doubled down on his support for Bitcoin, indicating that a bitcoin-based bank is opening in the country. A tweet from Mexican billionaire and billionaire emeritus Carlos Slim on June 27 reads, “My bank […]

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US miner raises $105M to recycle waste coal into crypto

Stronghold Digital Mining, based in Pennsylvania, has announced the completion of two private equity securities raises totaling $105 million. The Scrubgrass Generation Plant in Venango County, according to an announcement shared with Cointelegraph, converts waste coal into energy on a scale equivalent to “a large-scale hydropower plant,” which is then used to mine Bitcoin and […]

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Bitcoin ‘of great concern,’ Ireland’s central bank official warns

Ireland’s central bank director general for financial conduct is the latest official to get worried about her future job security as Bitcoin continues to grow and grow, showing fiat currency up for what it really is. The growing popularity of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin is “of great concern,” the Central Bank of Ireland’s Derville Rowland warned, […]