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Cryptocurrency

Coinbase listing throws spotlight on Nasdaq amid bitcoin boom -- By Bloomberg -- Apr 15, 2021

Nasdaq Inc., an exchange that has never hosted a major direct listing, is about test its hand on the most valuable company to go public using one.

Independent Online - Technology - 4 hours ago

Bitcoin hits fresh record ahead of Coinbase's stock market debut

Does the stock market listing of Coinbase mean cryptocurrencies are becoming part of the financial establishment?

Euronews - Business - 2 days ago

What is Bitcoin mining and why is it so harmful to the environment?

Cryptocurrency has boomed to a three-year high but the vast electricity usage required to power its transactions remains major cause of climate concern

Independent UK - Technology - 7 days ago

Bitcoin mining in China will exceed energy needs 'of 181 countries'

Annual energy consumption will be at level of Italy and Saudi Arabia, according to researchers

Independent UK - Technology - 7 days ago

China clamps down on Bitcoin mining where some can earn £60,000 a day

"This business is really profitable right now," a businessman says, nearly a month after Bitcoin hit an all-time high.

Sky News - Technology - 7 days ago

PayPal founder calls bitcoin a 'Chinese financial weapon'

Conservative political donor says he is still ‘pro-crypto’ despite the apparent threat

Independent UK - Technology - 8 days ago

China's Bitcoin mining could impact its goals to become carbon neutral

Accounting for 80 per cent of the global cryptocurrency trade, China's overuse of supercomputers and coal-fired power plants could have a devastating impact on climate.

Euronews - Technology - 8 days ago

NFT: Blockchain is transforming the way we buy and sell digital art

NFTs use blockchain technology to authenticate digital objects such as music, text, videos, photos or drawings, thereby making each object unique.

Euronews - Technology - 14 days ago

Bitcoin witnesses boost as Tesla officially begins transactions

Tesla can accept bitcoin payments directly and that those sums will be retained as bitcoin, not converted to fiat currency

International The News - Technology - 22 days ago

How much I overpaid by living off bitcoin for a week

Four years ago, I attempted to live off bitcoin for a week and failed. With bitcoin back in vogue now and recently hitting all-time high prices, I decided to put it to the test, again.

CNBC - Opinion - 1 month ago

Twitter Accounts of Bloomberg, Obama, Apple and Others Hacked in Bitcoin Scam

The accounts of Mike Bloomberg, Joe Biden, Kanye West, and Bill Gates all posted messages encouraging followers to give to the same Bitcoin wallet.

New York Magazine - Technology - 9 months ago