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Bitcoin’s energy use drops following price plunge

Bitcoin’s falling prices have triggered a significant drop in the blockchain’s energy consumption, according to new estimates. Low prices make...

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Elon Musk doesn't want to be Twitter CEO, 'wants to focus on driving the product'

Elon Musk doesn't want to be Twitter CEO, 'wants to focus on driving the product' Twitter’s buyout by the Elon Musk has been on hold...

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You’ll be able to bet against Bitcoin with an ETF, before you can buy a Bitcoin ETF

There’s an SEC-approved way to bet against Bitcoin, but not yet a way to buy the cryptocurrency with the same methods of an exchange-traded fund....

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Indian investors have lost almost Rs 1 trillion to this mega crypto scam, are you one of them?

Indian investors have lost almost Rs 1 trillion to this mega crypto scam, are you one of them? GainBitcoin scam started taking form in the...

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What Bitcoin’s nosedive means for the environment

As Bitcoin’s price plummets, so could its associated energy use and greenhouse gas emissions. It all depends on how electricity costs compare to...

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Bitcoin price plummets below $25K following Celsius freeze

Prices of cryptocurrency fell after Celsius announced a pause on withdrawals from its DeFi lending platform. Binance has temporarily paused Bitcoin...

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Crypto prices today: Bitcoin, Ethereum witness sharp drop in last 24 hours

Crypto prices today: Bitcoin, Ethereum witness sharp drop in last 24 hours Bitcoin and Ethereum, two of the biggest cryptocurrencies in...

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Jay-Z and Jack Dorsey criticized for launching ‘Bitcoin Academy’ in rapper’s childhood home

Jay-Z and Jack Dorsey are launching The Bitcoin Academy — a series of free classes that will teach attendees "about Bitcoin specifically and...

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New York lawmakers pass a moratorium on Bitcoin mining

New York’s Bitcoin mining boom faces uncertainty after the State Senate passed a moratorium on certain cryptomining operations. Lawmakers also...

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Regulators sue Winklevoss crypto firm over futures contracts

Gemini, the cryptocurrency firm founded by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, had offered a pioneering futures contract for Bitcoin in 2017 — but...

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Bitcoin miners are losing 75 percent of their earnings to electricity bills

As mining cryptocurrencies is an energy-intensive process, electricity bills are one of the major costs that miners have to incur. Bitcoin...

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Ethereum co-founder has an advice for crypto-investors: Here’s what

Ethereum co-founder Gavin Wood has said that crypto investors need to be more aware about what is backing their virtual currency. Ethereum...

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Tesla has the second largest stash of Bitcoins among other listed companies: Report

Among nattions Bulgaria owns the largest share of coins at 213,519 Bitcoin with a valuation of $6.27 billion. Tesla owns 43,000 Bitcoins. ...

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RBI Governor warns against use of cryptocurrencies after TerraUSD’s fall

RBI Governor Shaktikanta Das has said that cryptocurrencies could undermine financial stability of India. Reserve Bank of India (RBI)...

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How Ukraine’s wide use of cryptocurrency is playing out during the war

Michael Chobanian, the president of the Blockchain Association of Ukraine, discusses how cryptocurrency and blockchain could reshape the Ukrainian...

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Robinhood developing non-custodial crypto wallet launching later this year

Robinhood has announced it’s working on a second cryptocurrency wallet. It’s non-custodial, which means that its users will hold the private keys...

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Over $200 billion wiped off from cryptocurrency market in a day: Report

Over $200 billion were wiped off from the global cryptocurrency market in around 24 hours after TerraUSD stablecoin collapsed. Nearly $200...

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Major exchanges delist Terra stablecoin as price collapse continues

After the Terra stablecoin broke its dollar peg and the paired Luna token lost almost all value, exchanges have begun to delist both cryptocurrencies...

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Coinbase experiencing major outage as crypto prices plummet

A leading cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase, has been hit hard by a recent drop in the price of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, making the recent...

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Why fossil fuel companies see green in Bitcoin mining projects

ExxonMobil and other fossil fuel companies have turned to Bitcoin mining to address a gas problem. But their plans come with risks. Of all the...

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Second country to adopt Bitcoin as national currency is the Central African Republic

One of the world’s poorest countries, the Central African Republic, has become the second nation to adopt Bitcoin as official currency. It follows...

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Crypto is winning, and Bitcoin diehards are furious about it

NFTs and DAOs are mainstream — and the Bitcoiners seem mad about it. At the big Bitcoin convention in Miami Beach, the vibes were bad. ...

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Crypto regulations will take time, says Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman

Union Finance Minister Nirmala Sitharaman has said that India will not rush through introducing regulations on cryptocurrencies. Here's what...

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Fidelity is rolling out Bitcoin investing for 401(k) plans

Later this year, Fidelity will give employers an option that enables workers to save a portion of their 401(k) in Bitcoin. MicroStrategy is the first...

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Amazon may not accept cryptocurrency, but could sell NFTs in future: Andy Jassy

Amazon CEO Andy Jassy in a recent interview said that the company could sell NFTs soon. He also said that cryptocurrency-based payments are not...

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Block and Blockstream are partnering with Tesla on an off-grid, solar-powered Bitcoin mine in Texas

Block and Blockstream are partnering with Tesla on an open-source, solar-powered Bitcoin mine, the companies announced Friday. Tesla’s 3.8-megawatt...

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Robinhood’s crypto wallet opens up to the 2M people waiting for it

Robinhood’s cryptocurrency wallet is being made available to "all eligible customers’’ on its waitlist, the company has announced. The...

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Climate campaign pushes Bitcoin network to drop energy-hungry code

Bitcoin miners burn through a lot of energy because of an inefficient process for verifying transactions. A new campaign pushes the cryptocurrency...

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