Bitcoin And Philosophy Of Free Choice

2021-10-21 14:30:00 The profoundness of philosophy is typically measured in extremities and diversions from a central understood point. This can address the thought collective, or the individual, when discussing knowledge and experiences with the intention of developing a grandiose understanding of the subject at hand, or positing real and lasting change. The road map for […]

Bitcoin Mining Solve E-Waste Crisis

2021-10-21 06:45:47 We’re all familiar with the “energy waste” and “carbon emissions” narratives around Bitcoin mining. “It wastes energy!” “It’s a carbon emitter!” Obviously, Bitcoin is a unique and terrible attack on the environment at a scale previously unheard of in human history. But now the “Bitcoin is anti-environmental” narrative is now starting to shift […]

Bitcoin miner Stronghold Digital Mining makes Nasdaq debut

2021-10-20 15:11:13 Spence and Beard of Stronghold Aaron Kotowski Shares of Stronghold Digital Mining jumped 52% in their first day of trading on Wednesday, as investors show enthusiasm for nascent companies tied to cryptocurrencies. Trading on the Nasdaq under ticker symbol “SDIG,” the Pennsylvania company, which mines bitcoin from waste coal, priced its stock at […]

First bitcoin futures ETF rises 3% in trading debut on the NYSE

2021-10-19 06:37:06 Shares of the first U.S. bitcoin-linked exchange-traded fund rose in their trading debut Tuesday. The ProShares Bitcoin Strategy ETF, ticker “BITO,” jumped more than 3% to $41.44. The fund tracks CME bitcoin futures, or contracts speculating on the future price of bitcoin, rather than the crypto itself. That means investors in the ETF […]

Bitcoin Prices Flirt With All-Time High After ProShares ETF Goes Live

2021-10-19 13:12:49 Bitcoin prices have been rallying today. (Photo by Nicolas Economou/NurPhoto via Getty Images) NurPhoto via Getty Images Bitcoin prices rallied today, coming within a single percentage point of reaching the all-time high they set early this year. The digital currency rose to as much as $64,309.33 this afternoon, CoinDesk data showed. At this […]

Beware of fake Apple event streams touting bitcoin scams

2021-10-18 09:48:00 AppleInsider is supported by its audience and may earn commission as an Amazon Associate and affiliate partner on qualifying purchases. These affiliate partnerships do not influence our editorial content. Apple will not be offering free Bitcoin to anyone watching the “Unleashed” event — but scammers are trying to make people believe they are. […]

Could Switzerland be the next country to constitutionalize Bitcoin?

2021-10-13 10:00:00 Swiss non-profit think tank 2B4CH plans to launch a referendum proposal to have Bitcoin as part of Switzerland’s Federal Constitution. Under Swiss law, “popular initiative” referendums are triggered upon reaching 100,000 signatures. 2B4CH is attempting to drum up support at the grassroots level to meet this criterion. 🇨🇭We are planning to start a […]

Musicians to Get Music Royalties Paid in Bitcoin

2021-10-12 08:55:09 Bitcoin is music to musicians’ ears – at least for some of them. Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies are constantly teetering on the knife’s edge of promise and peril – where holders want to use the digital offerings to transact and get paid. Yet the price volatility of these same offerings makes it hard to […]

Canada Mulls $7 Million Fine for Illegal Bitcoin-Mining Power Plant

2021-10-07 08:02:13 Setting up a Bitcoin mining operation inside a power plant has become something of a trend. In recent months, companies have started mining cryptocurrency in hydroelectric, natural gas, nuclear, and even volcanic power plants. The idea has proven so popular, in fact, that Canadian authorities are reportedly considering a $7.1 million fine for […]