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You can now buy Bitcoin (BTC) at 200 Walmart locations in the U.S.
US retail giant Walmart will allow customers to purchase Bitcoin (BTC) via ATM kiosk at over 200 of its locations, thanks to a pilot project with crypto ATM provider Coinstar.
Russian regulators want to mine crypto through wasted flare gas
Mining digital assets in Russia could take a new turn in the near future as regulators in the European country are considering using waste natural gases for mining purposes, this was revealed by a report from a local media house, Kommersant.
Coinbase becomes official partner of NBA as crypto goes mainstream
Coinbase is now the official crypto platform to the National Basketball Association (NBA) and Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), according to an announcement made yesterday.
Op-Ed: How will crypto IDOs influence startup funding?
An Initial DEX Offering (IDO) refers to any cryptocurrency being launched on a decentralized exchange (DEX).
Is this week’s price performance setting the stage for Bitcoin’s fabled Q4 rally?
Following the signaled approval of a futures ETF from ProShares, Bitcoin (BTC) entered this week above $60,000.
New Cosmos (ATOM) partnership seeks to expand blockchain gaming for players worldwide
Tendermint, the software development company behind Cosmos, and the Interchain Foundation (ICF), have announced a partnership with Forte, an organization building a blockchain platform for video games.
Brazilians bought over $4 billion worth of crypto in 2021
Brazil’s Central Bank has released data showing that its citizens have spent a total of $4.27 billion on cryptocurrency alone since the beginning of the year.
Op-Ed: Can crypto help reduce environmental impact?
The advent of cryptocurrencies has revolutionized the work of businesses and industries all over the world, including the finance, banking, and retail sectors.
NYSE Arca files form 19b-4 to convert Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (GBTC) into an ETF
Grayscale Investments, announced today that NYSE Arca has filed Form 19b-4 with the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) to convert Grayscale’s flagship product, Grayscale Bitcoin Trust (OTCQX: GBTC), into a Bitcoin Spot ETF.
President Bukele calls the latest Bitcoin (BTC) protest in El Salvador a failure
El Salvador’s President Bukele responded to the weekend’s Bitcoin protest, calling it a failure while also downplaying the numbers involved.
Former Congressman says the U.S needs to step up on crypto before its too late
Former Republican Congressman George Nethercutt Jr lashes out at the current U.S administration over its dealings with the crypto sector.
Polkadot (DOT) founder announces $774 million development fund for DeFi
Following DOT’s rally last week, driven by the announcement of Polkadot’s highly-anticipated parachain auctions, Gavin Wood teased $774 million ready to be spent on innovative ideas.
ATM data shows Salvadorans interest in Bitcoin (BTC) is rising
A little over a month after El Salvador legitimized Bitcoin as a legal tender within its jurisdiction, and with the value of the flagship asset touching new heights during the weekend, indications have emerged that interest in it has surged drastically in the Central American country.
Op-Ed: Crypto needs easy-to-use non-financial products
The online community is not always the most welcoming of ‘no-coiners’ (people who, for various reasons, don’t own cryptocurrency).
250,000 traders sign petition to add Shiba Inu (SHIB) on Robinhood
The dramatic rise of Shiba Inu’s (SHIB) price drew plenty of attention in October, while the community behind the pet-meme crypto mobilized to support the momentum.
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Why the launch of Europe’s first Bitcoin ETF is good news for mainstream adoption
Anyone who closely follows the cryptocurrency industry will know that applications to launch Bitcoin Exchange Traded Fund (ETFs) have been backing up like planes waiting to land at Heathrow.
New IMF report calls crypto a ‘threat to global economy’
The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has recently released its new Global Financial Stability Report, in which the entire chapter was dedicated to the discussion about financial stability challenges posed by the accelerating crypto adoption.
Could Switzerland be the next country to constitutionalize Bitcoin?
Swiss non-profit think tank 2B4CH plans to launch a referendum proposal to have Bitcoin as part of Switzerland’s Federal Constitution.