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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 […]

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MicroStrategy CEO offers to share his Bitcoin playbook with billionaire Elon Musk

The CEO who made a $425 million bet on Bitcoin earlier this year, Michael Saylor, is offering to advise Elon Musk on how to begin investing in crypto. Saylor proposed that Musk convert Tesla’s balance sheet into Bitcoin (BTC), a company whose market capitalization, according to AssetDash, is currently valued at more than $658 billion, […]