The crypto bear market has been brutal, but it has not stopped development in the Cardano ecosystem in any way. The network recently celebrated the completion of its Vasil hard fork, and even though the price of its native token ADA has failed to move in tandem with the development, Cardano developer Emurgo is not […]
There are clear advantages to be had by Palestine in adopting Bitcoin, but the path to do so is not so straightforward as has been claimed before.
Too many continue to conflate Bitcoin with cryptocurrencies, but those arguments can be dismantled, step by step.
Apple is adding standardizing acceptance of NFT-based apps to be available on the Apple App Store. However, the company is including their standard 30% transaction fees for all transactions, a mechanism that many NFT firms argue is unreasonable and simply not feasible for their existence in the store. Let’s take a look at why this […]
The U.S. Commodity and Future Trading Commission (CFTC) has filed a case against an autonomous decentralized organization (DAO) protocol, bZeroX, and its founders, Tom Bean and Kyle Kistner, for operating illegal activities. The Commission also penalized the platform for $250,000 and ordered it to be ceased and desist from the industry. As per the CFTC’s […]
A recent column by the Financial Times’ Jemima Kelly demonstrated some misunderstandings about Bitcoin’s decentralization and singularity.
Believe it or not, the Proof-Of-Stake Ethereum is a reality. Those crazy kids really did it. To celebrate the achievement, Bitcoinist turns the mic to the captains of the industry. It’s time for the TALKING HEADS to discuss one of cryptocurrencies’ most important news of the year. This time, we kept the question vague and […]
El Salvador President Nayib Bukele is receiving criticism for seeking a second term. But should the Bitcoin community stand by him?
U.S. President Joe Biden ordered federal agencies in March to analyze the crypto industry in order to design better regulations protecting users. After six months of Biden’s order, the government authorities issued reports covering recommendations for the crypto regulatory framework needed to drive transparency and prevent illicit activities. The cryptocurrency reports published on Thursday faced […]
In addition to a $1 million ad budget, climate groups want to influence institutions such as Fidelity and BlackRock to push Bitcoin to switch from PoW to PoS.
Buterin responded to criticism by claiming PoW-based mining rewards are not much different from the PoS system, however, Wertheimer was quick to point out the differences.
The previously sanctioned crypto mixer app Tornado Cash used to increase the anonymity of crypto funds for privacy concerns, still is being used by hackers. Two blockchain security and research firms, Peckshield and Certik, have detected the transfer of stolen funds of the DAI Maker exploit that happened in August 2021 and lost over $7 […]
The report discusses bitcoin’s energy use and its negative effects on the environment while suggesting possible executive action in the future.
One year since adopting bitcoin as legal tender, El Salvador’s grand experiment is having a wide range of success.