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Former Canadian Prime Minister picks bitcoin on his list of alternative reserve currencies to the U.S. dollar.

The former prime minister of Canada, Stephen Harper, has mentioned Bitcoin on his list of possible alternative reserve currencies to the U.S. dollar. Harper made the statement during an interview with Jay Martin of Cambridge House – an investment...

Crypto mining machine manufacturer MicroBT is rumored to be preparing for an IPO.

According to sources close to the company, Chinese block reward miner manufacturer MicroBT is preparing for an imminent initial public offering (IPO) that could see the firm debut on the Nasdaq over the coming weeks. The bitcoin mining machine...

JPMorgan strategists believe bitcoin could drop further unless it breaks above $40,000.

According to the Bloomberg report, JPMorgan Chase & Co. strategists believe that Bitcoin could be at risk of a further drop unless the digital coin climbs back above $40,000 soon. Strategists believe that an exodus of trend-following investors could...

European Central Bank’s president calls for greater regulation of bitcoin.

According to the Reuters report, the European Central Bank president Christine Lagarde has called for greater regulation of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. She linked the use of cryptocurrencies with global criminality and money laundering. ECB chief Lagarde said the...

Twitter CEO expresses his desire to see social media platforms decentralized.

Twitter and Square CEO Jack Dorsey has been talking about the decentralization of social platforms for quite some time now. He became even more convinced that this is the right way to go after social media platforms recently decided...

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken suspends XRP trading for US customers.

Kraken has become the latest cryptocurrency exchange to suspend trading on the XRP token in light of the US Securities & Exchange Commission’s enforcement action against Ripple and two of its executives. However, this decision is only limited to...

Venezuelan president Nicolás Maduro promises to boost the use of Petro in 2021.

The Venezuelan president, Nicolás Maduro, has claimed that 2021 will be the year of the country's oil-backed petro (PTR) token. The president also promised to boost a "100% national digital economy" agenda through a "complete digitalization process." 77% of...

Miami’s mayor is considering to put some of the city’s treasury reserves into bitcoin.

The mayor of Miami, Francis Suarez, is considering putting some of the city's treasury reserves into bitcoin. "We are looking at the possibility of diversifying our investment portfolio and having and holding a percentage of our investments in bitcoin,"...

Fed Chairman says there are several unresolved issues around the central bank digital currencies.

The chairman of the Federal Reserve, Jerome Powell, mentioned that there are several unresolved issues around the central bank digital currencies (CBDCs), and the bank is taking its time before the launch. Powell added that the Federal Reserve has...

Kentucky lawmakers propose a plan to attract more crypto miners.

According to reports, lawmakers in the state of Kentucky weigh up proposals for new laws that would make the state a more attractive destination for block reward miners. Representatives Steven Rudy and Chris Freeland submitted a draft bill for consideration last...

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Japanese police charged 30 people for their alleged involvement in illegal transactions linked to Coincheck hack.

Japanese police charged 30 people for their alleged involvement in illegal transactions linked to the $530 million Coincheck hack...