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El Salvador to officially adopt Bitcoin as legal tender on September 7
Bitcoin as the official currency through everyday economics of crypto adoption.
Dan Held: Bitcoin as a “sexy store of value” will eat real estate for $200 trillion market cap
As far as lofty price predictions go, Dan Held's $200 trillion market cap is up there. What's his justification on this valuation?
Fintechs like PayPal are taking note of DeFi, says Uniswap
Several fintech companies have been reaching out to Uniswap with the hopes of integrating DeFi services at some time in the future.
US senators eye the crypto market for potential $28 billion in tax revenue
The Senate proposes stricter crypto taxes to fund a portion of the US $550 billion investment into infrastructure.
Privacy & possession in crypto: The story of non-custodial protocols
Big tech firms are the worst violators of privacy and are probably worse than authoritarian regimes. Because of this, we often misplace the blame on technological innovation. However, in doing so, we miss a crucial point—technology, in itself, is neutral.
Ripple chairman Chris Larsen has a warning for Dogecoin (DOGE) holders
Larsen joins the ranks of other prominent crypto figures who express caution over investing in Dogecoin.
Ethereum (ETH) could be worth $4,596 by the end of 2021, say analysts on the latest quarterly Ethereum Price Predictions Report from the personal finance comparison site, finder dot com.
XRP jumps 19% as Ripple announces ODL corridor in crypto-friendly Japan
As a part of its expansion in the APAC region, the company announces a new partnership.
Bitcoin closes seven consecutive daily green candles, putting it on track for the longest winning streak in 2021.
Over 300 ETH lost to ‘failed transactions’ upon Stoner Cats NFTs launch
Weaknesses in the Ethereum protocol come to light once again over heightened demand for Stoner Cats NFTs.
Roger Huang on how Bitcoin could one day be the world’s reserve currency
Bitcoin taking over the world’s fiat currencies and dominating financial landscapes is not an unpopular sentiment, with some even calling for that to be the natural next step in the asset’s evolution.
End of an era? Binance’s CZ to possibly step down amidst regulatory tensions
Binance founder ready to give up his reins to someone with cultivated regulatory background.
Tether (USDT) slams Bloomberg over criminal probe accusations
According to Tether, recent allegations that its executives are facing a criminal probe into bank fraud are just an example of continued pursuits to discredit the high-profile project.
Morningstar analyst pegs Cardano (ADA) as one of the “big three” cryptocurrencies
Amy Arnott says Cardano has what it takes to go mainstream, but this can only happen when average people get on board.
Binance limits daily withdrawals to $2,000 for basic accounts amid regulatory woes
Crypto exchange Binance continues “to adapt to new regulations” by "enhancing" its know-your-customer efforts.
After El Salvador warning, IMF says accepting Bitcoin as national currency is “a step too far”
The IMF addressed widespread adoption of Bitcoin, claiming it would jeopardize macroeconomic stability.
Tesla reports Bitcoin-related ‘impairment’ of $23 million after BTC tumbled 40% in 2021
The electric car manufacturer had to mark down $23 million worth of Bitcoin on the heels of May's crypto market dip.
Theta’s Head of Strategy talks purpose-built blockchains, major partnerships and future roadmap
Wes Levitt is the Head of Strategy for decentralized video delivery network Theta Labs.
Congressman Tom Emmer quashes talk that ‘Fed Coin’ would spy on citizens
Fears of a dystopian future grow louder, but Congressman Emmer says the U.S government doesn't want to control its citizens.
Goldman Sachs just launched a ‘DeFi’ fund…with zero DeFi coins
The US bank’s new ‘Innovate DeFi and Blockchain Equity ETF’ is set to track blockchain and ‘decentralized’ technology.
Bitcoin finally broke above the $30,000-$34,000 range as it shot up by 15% on Monday.
Currency.com U.S. CEO talks user experience, regulatory promise, and more
CryptoSlate recently sat down with Steve Gregory of Currency dot com and formerly CEX, to talk about what’s happening in this exciting space and what types of changes everyone can prepare for moving forward.
What bear market? Crypto firms raised over $4.4 billion in Q2 2021 alone
Despite the downward market trend, funding for blockchain start-ups increased.