Biden Secretly Considering First-Ever White House “Crypto Czar”
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Biden Secretly Considering First-Ever White House “Crypto Czar”

It would be a major push for crypto regulations. Crypto Czar It is only a matter time before the government becomes more involved in cryptocurrency.
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China limits investments in cryptocurrency mining

China's war on cryptocurrency could soon lead to a wider ban on crypto mining. Reuters reports that the country has included crypto mining in a
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Senator Cynthia Lummis discloses a bitcoin purchase worth up to $100,000

Cynthia Lummis, a Wyoming Republican, poses for a photograph at the U.S. Capitol, Washington, D.C., on November 9, 2020. Senator Cynthia Lummis
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A NASA engineer paid for his wedding and honeymoon by betting cryptocurrency on his ability to pick stocks for a quant trading firm

Jupiter as seen by Juno's spacecraft in September 2017. NASA/SwRI/MSSS/Gerald Eichstdt/Sen Doran NASA/SwRI/MSSS/Gerald Eichstdt/Sen Doran Hayden
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a16z backs CoinSwitch Kuber in first India investment – TechCrunch

Coinbase Ventures and Andreessen Horowitz have created a new Indian unicorn: CoinSwitch Kuber. They announced Tuesday that they co-led a $260m
People Are Flooding to Cryptocurrency Rehab Clinics
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People Are Flooding to Cryptocurrency Rehab Clinics

Image by Getty / Futurism Mental Health It can be as addictive as drug addiction to trade cryptocurrencies. Tony Marini, a therapist at Castle
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Coinbase hackers exploit multi-factor flaw to steal from 6,000 customers

Bleeping Computer reports that hackers were able to steal cryptocurrency from approximately 6,000 Coinbase customers through exploiting a
President of El Salvador Announces Volcano-Powered Crypto Mining Operation Has Generated $269 in Bitcoin
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President of El Salvador Announces Volcano-Powered Crypto Mining Operation Has Generated $269 in Bitcoin

El Salvador was the first country to recognize Bitcoin as legal tender a few weeks ago. It spent $225 million to increase its government stockpile
Hamster-Themed Cryptocurrency Skyrockets for Incredibly Dumb Reason
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Hamster-Themed Cryptocurrency Skyrockets for Incredibly Dumb Reason

What did Elon do? Going Ham Benzinga reports that Hamster Coin, an alternative cryptocurrency, saw its price soar on Tuesday. It traded more than
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Elon Musk wants US regulators to just let cryptocurrencies fly - saying the assets aren't the 'second coming of the Messiah'

Tesla CEO, Elon Musk. Patrick Pleul/Pool via Reuters Elon Musk Tuesday said that the US government should "do absolutely nothing"