News From El Salvador, Early November: Chivo Pets, Conferences & Bitcoin Smiles

What’s going on in Bitcoin country? Salvadoran smiles got rehabilitation and the Chivo Pets veterinary hospital is well underway. All of that and more made possible by the power of Bitcoin. Of course, not everything is sunny and positive. The Chivo Wallet keeps malfunctioning and bad actors are stealing people’s identities. Besides that, an Internet […]

Why surpassing the Swiss franc, again, is significant for Bitcoin

With the global cryptocurrency market cap shooting past $3 trillion, the spotlight is once again on the king coin. Bitcoin recently hit a new all-time-high of $68,521. Though there was a mild correction later, crypto watchers and proponents had much to say about the development. A ‘franc’ competition It didn’t take long for What Bitcoin Did […]

Valkyrie Announces The Launch Of Its 6th Investment Vehicle

Valkyrie Investments Inc. has recently announced the launch of it’s sixth investment vehicle – The Valkyrie Zilliqa Trust (the “Trust”). The latest Trust announced by the Nashville based investment firm who specializes in “alternative asset management at the intersection of traditional finance and the emerging cryptocurrency sector” will be the first investment vehicle offered at […]

Ripple Launches New Product That Allows Financial Service Firms To Offer Crypto Trading

Ripple Labs is moving towards a “crypto-first future” with a new product allowing traditional financial institutions to offer cryptocurrency services to their customers. In a new press release, the San Francisco-based payments company announced their newest product called the Ripple Liquidity Hub. “[It is] a groundbreaking new way for enterprises to easily and efficiently source digital […]

NFTs and crypto wallets could be in Discord’s future – TechCrunch

Discord is already the de facto home for NFT communities, but the company could be planning to deepen those connections in a big way. On Monday, Discord founder and CEO Jason Citron tweeted a screenshot depicting Discord integrated with popular crypto wallet service MetaMask and WalletConnect, an open protocol that many mobile crypto wallets are […]

Bitcoin scam: Police open new investigation into Srikrishna Ramesh

TL;DR Breakdown • Srikrishna Ramesh was arrested for being responsible for drug sales on the dark web.• Ramesh used encrypted data to perform Bitcoin scams. It is almost a year since the police arrested Srikrishna Ramesh, aka “Sriki,” a Bengaluru-born hacker. Today begins the new investigation into the attacks on one of the most important […]

Democratic challenger to crypto-friendly senator’s seat is interested in space

Morgan Harper, a former senior advisor at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, is coming out as ‘crypto curious’ in her race to be the Democratic nominee for one of Ohio’s United States Senate seats. In a Tuesday thread on Twitter, Harper said she was interested in the possibilities Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies could mean for […]