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Proof of work versus proof of stake: The 28-year-old founder of the platform powering El Salvador’s bitcoin payments tells us 3 reasons why the former is life-changing technology while the latter solves no ‘real-world problems’

Jack Mallers is the CEO of bitcoin payment platform Strike. Mallers told Insider why he thinks “proof of stake solves…

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Banking

‘The pain isn’t over yet’. The investing chief of a $1 billion digital asset manager expects stocks to fall another 30% – and says the sell-off could cause bitcoin to plummet below $22,000

Stocks and cryptocurrencies have both plummeted this year as the Federal Reserve begins hiking interest rates. There’s more pain ahead…

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Personal Finance

Crypto as currency: managing your financial life using digital coins

Many people have bought and sold cryptocurrencies as an investment, yet trying to live on a salary paid in crypto…

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Business

Tether claims its stablecoin is now partially backed by non-U.S. government bonds

Tether previously claimed its stablecoin was backed 1-to-1 by U.S. dollars. Justin Tallis | Afp | Getty Images The issuer…

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Business

Cathedra Bitcoin Announces Equity Compensation Grants

Article content TORONTO — Cathedra Bitcoin Inc. (TSX-V: CBIT; OTCQX: CBTTF) (“Cathedra” or the “Company”), a Bitcoin company that develops…

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Los Angeles

What is an NFT? Experts explain what ‘non-fungible token’ actually means

You’ve got questions. We’ve got answers. So, what exactly is an NFT? “‘NFT’ stands for non-fungible token,” explains Gary Vaynerchuck,…

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Business

Jack Dorsey outlines Block’s bitcoin-centric future at first investor day in five years: ‘No longer just a payments company’

Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey addresses students during a town hall at the Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) in New Delhi,…

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Technology

At the first investor day in five years, Jack Dorsey reaffirms Block's commitment to bitcoin; Block's stock is down from its 52-week high of $289.23 to ~$83 (Kate Rooney/CNBC)

Kate Rooney / CNBC: At the first investor day in five years, Jack Dorsey reaffirms Block’s commitment to bitcoin; Block’s…

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Business

Bitcoin production roars back in China despite Beijing’s ban on crypto mining

By September 2021, China made up just over 22% of the total bitcoin mining market, according to Cambridge University research.…

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Technology

Research: despite China's crypto mining ban, its global bitcoin hashrate share grew to 21.1% from Sept. 2021 to Jan. 2022, suggesting a rise in covert mining (Bloomberg)

Bloomberg: Research: despite China’s crypto mining ban, its global bitcoin hashrate share grew to 21.1% from Sept. 2021 to Jan.…

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