World Bitcoin News

  • News - 28 January 2022, 4:30 am

    Time Cook said in an investors call that Metaverse applications have a lot of potential and that his company is investing in AR developments on its devices. Apple’s stock price jumped in after hours trading after CEO Tim Cook said during the company’s Q1 2022 earnings call that he sees considerable potential in the Metaverse…Read More

  • News - 28 January 2022, 3:47 am

    “These innovations have the potential to disrupt finance, just as social media has disrupted communication, or online shopping has changed retail,” said Matt Hancock. The former Secretary of State for Health and Social Care and current U.K. Member of Parliament (MP) Matt Hancock urged the House of Commons to make England the “home” of crypto.…Read More

  • News - 28 January 2022, 3:40 am

    Niche “Microverse experiences” are the future of the Metaverse. According to the CEO of virtual party platform Party.Space Yurii Filipchuk, According to the founder and CEO of virtual party platform Party.Space, niche “Microverse experiences” will be the future of the Metaverse. Rather than “building a big Metaverse and selling some land there,” Yurii Filipchuk says…Read More

  • News - 28 January 2022, 2:18 am

    OpenSea’s critics said the policy change stifled NFT creators by trashing the ability to create unlimited collections and NFTs on the platform. NFT marketplace OpenSea has backflipped on a controversial decision to limit the number of NFTs and collections creators can mint using its smart contract.The platform previously allowed unlimited collections and items, but changed…Read More

  • CoinDesk - 28 January 2022, 2:10 am

    Can the collapse of one stablecoin bring down a string of others?Read More

  • News - 28 January 2022, 2:06 am

    The Biden Administration is expected to issue an order that would make government agencies begin conducting risk analysis on cryptocurrency as a national security threat. Joe Biden’s White House is expected to issue an executive order in the coming weeks about actions the U.S. government will take regarding digital assets.A source “familiar with the White…Read More

  • CoinDesk - 28 January 2022, 1:51 am

    The financial services giant filed an application for an ETF that will track companies developing and selling products for the metaverse.Read More

  • News - 28 January 2022, 12:42 am

    “As part of our ongoing digital transformation, we recognize the importance of staying current with emerging market trends,” said Flushing Financial Corporation CEO and president John R. Buran. Flushing Financial Corporation, the parent company behind New York-based Flushing Bank has partnered with crypto firm New York Digital Investment Group (NYDIG) to offer Bitcoin (BTC) services…Read More

  • CoinDesk - 28 January 2022, 12:37 am

    A provision in the America COMPETES Act, a bill introduced to the U.S. House of Representatives earlier this week, would allow the Treasury Secretary to block or “impose conditions” on transactions, should the official find that the transaction or the accounts involved are engaged in money laundering. Crypto advocates fear this could apply to crypto…Read More

  • CoinDesk - 28 January 2022, 12:06 am

    The Massachusetts senator asked the miners to provide more information on their energy consumption by Feb. 10.Read More

  • CoinDesk - 27 January 2022, 11:31 pm

    Bitcoin was up slightly, but ether and most other major altcoins fell as investors continued to digest the Federal Reserve’s hawkish comments on Wednesday.Read More

  • News - 27 January 2022, 11:05 pm

    ETH bulls will need to keep searching for positive news, especially as bears apply extra pressure ahead of Friday’s $1.1 billion monthly options expiry. Ether (ETH) price tumbled below the $3,000 support on Jan. 21 as regulatory uncertainty continues to weigh down the sector and rumors that the United States Securities and Exchange Commission is…Read More

  • CoinDesk - 27 January 2022, 10:41 pm

    Mainstream adoption of DeFi tools will require far more secrecy, but not too much secrecy, and the right sort of secrecy, says CoinDesk columnist JP Koning. This post is part of CoinDesk’s Privacy Week.Read More

  • News - 27 January 2022, 10:05 pm

    “This has been a huge disappointment. I’ve tried 20 times minimum to swap ADA for Sundae and nothing has gone through,” says a disgruntled SundaeSwap user. According to both Cardano Blockchain Insight and, the Cardano (ADA) network has maintained record capacity for nearly two weeks due to the launch of decentralized exchange, or DEX,…Read More

  • News - 27 January 2022, 10:00 pm

    NFTs are known for their transferability and commercial viability, but there are also downsides to those features, according to Buterin. In a blog post published Wednesday, Vitalik Buterin, co-founder of Ethereum (ETH), expressed his wishes to make nonfungible tokens, or NFTs, soulbound as with the namesake item class in popular MMORPG World of Warcraft, or…Read More

  • News - 27 January 2022, 9:50 pm

    With too many depositors chasing high yields and a lack of borrowers, Anchor interest rates appear to have become unsustainable. Anchor, the flagship savings protocol of the Terra Luna (LUNA) ecosystem, has seen its reserves decline by 35.7% in the past seven days, according to Terra.Engineer. Since the beginning of December, the amount of Terra USD…Read More

  • CoinDesk - 27 January 2022, 9:39 pm

    The popular no-commission trading platform saw its crypto revenues decline for the second straight quarter.Read More

  • CoinDesk - 27 January 2022, 9:38 pm

    The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) has indicted Project Investors Inc. (also known as Cryptsy) CEO and founder Paul Vernon for stealing $1 million from wallets that the now-defunct crypto exchange controlled, the agency announced Wednesday.In a 17-count indictment that was unsealed in federal court in Miami, the DOJ charged Vernon, 48, with tax evasion,…Read More

  • CoinDesk - 27 January 2022, 9:34 pm

    Bitcoin (BTC) is holding steady for now, although some analysts expect higher volatility ahead. On Friday, $2 billion worth of BTC options are set to expire, which could cause some price swings into the weekend.Read More

  • CoinDesk - 27 January 2022, 9:16 pm

    No es fácil mantenerse tranquilo mientras tus activos cripto registran pérdidas de dos dígitos. Pero no desesperes: sigue estos sencillos pasos y aprovecha al máximo esta oportunidad de mercado bajista.Read More