Author: Rajat Patel

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Anthony Scaramucci says that Bitcoin is as secure as gold and bonds

Anthony Scaramucci, head of SkyBridge Capital and former communications director of the White House. Believes that the value proposition of Bitcoin (BTC) has significantly strengthened now. That governments have addressed many of the digital asset-related risks. Scaramucci and fellow SkyBridge executive Brett Messing, in an opinion article published on CNN. Argue that Bitcoin has become […]

Breach at Indian exchange BuyUCoin reportedly exposes the personal data of 325K users

Indian BuyUCoin crypto exchange users have reportedly affected by a breach involving more than 325,000 individuals’ personal data. A hacking group named ShinyHunters leaked a database containing the names, phone numbers, email addresses, tax identification numbers and bank account details of more than 325,000 users of BuyUCoin, according to a report from the Indian news […]

Cryptocurrency forms the Davos Agenda of the World Economic Forum

Cryptocurrency forms the Davos Agenda of the World Economic Forum

The upcoming Davos Agenda of the World Economic Forum will feature two separate cryptocurrency sessions. Offering another compelling sign that digital assets have penetrated mainstream awareness. Moreover, on Monday and Thursday, the sessions, titled Resetting Digital Currencies, will be held. Five public speakers included in the first session, including Governor Andrew Bailey of the Bank […]

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In Bitcoin, former Ripple CTO may have lost much more than $220M

Ripple’s current Chief Technical Officer, David Schwartz, is responding to reports. That his predecessor had lost access to hundreds of millions of Bitcoin dollars. In a Quora post on Thursday, Schwartz said that recent reports about former Ripple CTO Stefan Thomas. Forgetting the password for an encrypted hard drive containing thousands of Bitcoins (BTC) were […]

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Canada’s former prime minister names Bitcoin as a possible reserve currency

Stephen Harper, who served for nine years as Canada’s prime minister. Says that as part of a basket of reserve currencies to replace the dollar. There may be a place for Bitcoin and central bank digital currencies. In an interview with Jay Martin of Cambridge House’s investment service at today’s Vancouver Resource Investment Conference. Harper […]

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SBF leads the $50M funding round to bring DeFi to 140M users of Maps.me

A $50 million seed funding round was conducted by Maps.me, the leading offline mapping application. To integrate decentralised finance tools into its platform. Sam Bankman-Fried of Alameda Research led the funding round for “Maps.me 2.0” and featured participation from crypto venture heavyweights CMS Holdings and Genesis Capital as well. In addition to exchange features and […]

Blockstream Debuts Open-source Bitcoin Hardware Wallet

Blockstream, a major blockchain company based in Vancouver, Canada, said it had launched an open source, battery-powered bitcoin storage hardware wallet (BTC) and digital assets issued on the Liquid Network, including tokens such as the stablecoin tether (USDT). The wallet is called the Blockstream Jade. The company currently runs the Blockstream Green crypto wallet, fronted […]