• Tue. Nov 2nd, 2021

Square’s CFO on Bitcoin, Afterpay, and the Business Sequel

Square began in 2009 as a payment service provider, enabling small businesses to process card payments with cheap white card readers and tablets. Since then, the company led by Jack…

FDIC joins ‘crypto sprint’ as it targets digital currency regulation

One of the agencies overseeing the US banking industry has set itself the goal of regulating digital currencies. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) is working with the Federal Reserve…

Stakeholders Offer Options for Digital Currency Success in Nigeria | The Guardian Nigeria News

Stakeholders including Lagos Chamber of Commerce and Industry (LCCI) and Prof. Lauren Cohen, L. E Simmons, Professor of Business Administration, Harvard Business School, United States of America, among others Yesterday…

Islamic organization in Indonesia issues fatwa against cryptocurrency – bitcoin news

A provincial branch of one of Indonesia’s largest Islamic organizations has declared the cryptocurrency “haram” or banned under religious law. The decision came after a “heated discussion” joined by a…

The first digital currency backed by the central bank

In the digital age, popular trends have spread like wildfire and the blockchain-enabled digital currency mania appears to be reaching critical mass. In the near future, the People’s Republic of…

Why the Bitcoin network is an original DAO

Decentralized Autonomous Organizations (DAOs) have long captured the public imagination as one of the primary use cases for blockchain technology. Defined as organizations and groups that do not function in…

How stablecoin is different from other cryptocurrencies … and how it is not

Cryptocurrencies are generally characterized by wild price swings and extreme volatility. But there is a cryptocurrency designed to be the exact opposite. Stablecoins, as the name suggests, are meant to…

Bitcoin ATMs double this year, surpassing 30,000 globally – Bitcoin News

Locations providing crypto ATM services have grown exponentially this year, according to data compiled by a major tracking site. Bitcoin ATMs have doubled in number since January, and nearly 80…

Pakistani high court orders government to establish digital currency regulation in 3 months

The Pakistani government has three months to develop regulations for the digital currency industry, a regional high court ruled. In its ruling, the court ordered the central bank and the…

Deepfakes, cryptocurrencies and mobile wallets: cybercriminals find new targets

Ransomware activity during 2021 reached new heights, with key infrastructure affected in several high-profile cases. Check Point Research (CPR) analysts have predicted supply chain cyberattacks with larger ransom demands in…