Bitcoin is ‘a tool for social justice’: ex-Fed official

Communities can now create wealth and move towards financial freedom by investing in Bitcoin, the former audit manager at the Fed said. She noted that crypto allows people in Black and Latino communities to access wealth that is otherwise inaccessible via the...

Bitcoin crashes the midterms

© (Photo: Business Wire) Brock Pierce, a former child actor turned crypto entrepreneur, is exploring a run for the Vermont Senate seat being vacated by Democrat Patrick Leahy. In the closing days of 2021, Josh Mandel, the Trump-aligned populist running in a fiercely...

Why GameFi Is Crypto’s Hot New Thing (And What Is It?)

One of the hottest things in the cryptocurrency world right now is GameFi. Its name reflects the combination of the old-fashioned thrill of winning prizes with new crypto developments in what’s known as DeFi. GameFi players can trade, lend or rent out their winnings...

A bitcoin transaction emits as much CO2 as a household for 3 weeks

A single bitcoin transaction produces the same carbon footprint as the average household in three weeks, estimates the Dutch central bank, De Nederlandsche Bank (DNB).The basis of the operation of cryptocurrencies such as the most famous bitcoin is blockchain...