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October 27, 2022

Bitcoin mining might actually help halt the climate change

Bitcoin mining might help halt climate change, according to new research Using methane that would otherwise be burned or released into the environment for crypto mining might not only make Bitcoin carbon-neutral, but also contribute to a 2% reduction in world emissions. The overwhelming media narrative around Bitcoin has been that it is an energy-intensive […]

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October 25, 2022

Where Does The Crypto and Policy Geopolitics Merge?

In a pair of recent writings, political scientist Ian Bremmer argues that Big Tech firms will transform the global order, while FP columnist Stephen Walt counters that states will stay dominant. We adopt a third position: technology is not only transforming the global order, but it is also changing the character of businesses and nations. […]

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October 24, 2022

After Ripple’s statement against the SEC, how will XRP perform?

The Ripple vs. SEC case continues to plod onward, with occasional interesting twists. Recently, the SEC has finally provided court-ordered internal documents that were contested by Ripple (XRP/USD). CEO Brad Garlinghouse states that the documents could be a considerable victory for Ripple. The documents in question are internal emails and initial drafts of an address […]

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Gavin Wood, Polkadot co-founder bows out from Parity

The Polkadot co-founder Gavin Wood will remain as Chief Architect of Parity Technologies Ltd. Gavin Wood, one of the people who started the blockchain platform Polkadot, is no longer the CEO of Parity Technologies Ltd. Wood, who started the blockchain infrastructure provider in 2015 with TJ Saw, Aeron Buchanan, Jutta Steiner and Ken Kappler, became […]

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October 22, 2022

Be cautious of decisions that negatively impact DeFi: SBF

Regulating the decentralised finance (DeFi) space and the broader crypto market remains tough for regulators, and Sam Bankman-Fried has now warned against locking in decisions that could impact the space.Sam Bankman-Fried (SBF), the CEO of FTX crypto exchange, has cautioned policymakers. Against making hasty decisions that could have permanent negative implications for the DeFi space. […]

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The lawsuit against SEC isn’t about Bitcoin: Grayscale’s CEO

Grayscale filed a lawsuit against the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), and the company’s CEO said the move means so much more than Bitcoin.The CEO of Grayscale, Michael Sonnenshein, says that their lawsuit against the SEC has nothing to do with Bitcoin. Last year, Grayscale announced that it planned to file for a […]

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October 20, 2022

BlockFills now supports cash-settled crypto CFDs

BlockFills, an internationally known and respected provider of trading and financial technology for the crypto industry. Is now making it easier for investors to trade digital assets via CFDs (“contracts for differences”). These CFDs allow for the trading of cryptocurrency without physically owning it, and offer cash settlements instead. This new offering allows BlockFills to […]

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October 4, 2022

“Crypto will have billions of users by 2027” – Pantera predicts

Pantera CEO Dan Morehead believes that worldwide cryptocurrency use will skyrocket in the next four to five years, resulting in price increases. Pantera CEO Dan Morehead predicts that cryptocurrency will reach billions of users within the next four to five years. Based on supply and demand concepts, he predicted that crypto prices would climb as […]

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September 28, 2022

Tornado Cash is the recent chapter in the assault on encryption

End-to-end encryption has long been despised by the government. The attempt to assassinate Tornado Cash is simply the latest chapter in this long-running conflict. Tornado Cash is the most recent chapter in the assault on encryption. The United States government’s penalties on Tornado Cash have rekindled a widespread debate over privacy. Such a federal government […]

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September 25, 2022

SEC has the power to regulate crypto securities: Gensler

The SEC chair wants to see cryptocurrency exchanges and brokers register with the agency.Gary Gensler, the Chair of the SEC, has said that the agency desire to see more cryptocurrency firms – brokers, exchanges; and so on – embrace regulation as the first major step toward consumer protection. In an interview with Yahoo Finance, Gensler […]

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September 16, 2022

The SEC Chairman’s position on PoS cryptocurrencies

According to a Washington Post story, Gary Gensler, Chairman of the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), indicated on September 15 that cryptocurrencies that allow holders to stake their tokens may be deemed securities. According to Gensler, cryptocurrencies that use the staking consensus process may satisfy the Howey test, which evaluates whether an asset […]

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September 1, 2022

CryptoLeaks claims derogatory: Ava Labs CEO Gün Sirer

The report by CryptoLeaks has been met with much criticism by Ava Labs founder and CEO Emin Gün Sirer. Who calls it “an obvious fraud” that is “easily detectable.” Gün Sirer mentions that the allegations are depressing, and they come from “untrue claims” by Ava Labs’ ex-attorney Kyle Roche. Based on Gün, Kyle had lied to […]