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Meta to launch metaverse hardware store, Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44B and ApeCoin pumps to new highs: Hodler’s Digest, April 24-30

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week Elon Musk buys Twitter for $44B — crypto industry reacts […]

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Crypto Valley and the Crypto Oasis: Ralf Glabischnig

Having supported Zug’s Crypto Valley in the early days and founded Crypto Oasis in Dubai to serve as blockchain innovations hubs with regulatory certainty, Ralf Glabischnig is practically a node of the blockchain industry. When Bitcoin companies began pouring into his small town in Switzerland in 2013, Ralf Glabischnig was an IT consultant turned entrepreneur […]

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Russian security agency wants exchanges to share data with crime investigators

The measure comes along with a proposed ban on advertising of non-licensed crypto services. 1705 Total views 30 Total shares Russia’s Federal Security Service (FSB) and the Ministry of Internal Affairs (MVD) have submitted their review notes on the forthcoming “crypto bill,” developed by the country’s Finance Ministry. Law enforcement agencies push for requiring crypto firms […]

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New York State Assembly passes ban on new BTC mines that don’t use green power

The bill will now be carried with support to the State Senate for passing before a final sign-off into law by Governor Hochul. 5890 Total views 95 Total shares The New York State Assembly passed a bill late on Tuesday that would place a two-year ban on all new proof-of-work (PoW) cryptocurrency mining facilities in […]

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City of Fort Worth votes in favor of Bitcoin mining program

“We are going to become the first city in the world to mine Bitcoin here on site at city hall,” said Fort Worth Mayor Mattie Parker. 4495 Total views 133 Total shares Fort Worth, Texas has launched a pilot program to mine Bitcoin in partnership with the Texas Blockchain Council. In a Tuesday city council […]

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Bitcoin vs. BTC miner stocks: Bitfarms mining chief explains key differences

Amid Bitcoin (BTC) mining stocks such as Hut 8 Mining touching multi-month lows, a major industry executive has outlined key differences between BTC investment and investing in BTC-linked stocks. Ben Gagnon, chief mining officer of the major Bitcoin mining company Bitfarms, believes that direct BTC investment and exposure to BTC mining stocks are two “fundamentally […]

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Sustainable energy usage for BTC mining grows nearly 60% in a year

The latest Bitcoin Mining Council report showed that the mining industry is rapidly adopting sustainable energy sources to secure the largest crypto blockchain. 5423 Total views 111 Total shares Bitcoin (BTC) mining companies are further adopting green energy as the global Bitcoin mining industry increased its sustainable energy mix by approximately 59% year over year. […]

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New York legislators to vote on PoW mining moratorium this week

If passed, the suspension of both new licenses and renewal applications will last for two years. 2383 Total views 7 Total shares New York’s legislature might ban proof-of-work (PoW) crypto mining in the state for at least two years, citing environmental concerns.  Over the past weekend, on Saturday and Sunday, several crypto advocacy groups — […]

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