Portugal Begins Approving Cryptocurrency Exchanges — Two Licensed So Far

Portugal now has two approved cryptocurrency exchanges. The country’s central bank, the Banco de Portugal, has licensed Mind the Coin and Criptoloja. In Portugal, the central bank is responsible for registering entities... Read more »

UN sees blockchain technology as tool to fight climate crisis

Amid ongoing concerns over Bitcoin’s (BTC) carbon footprint, the United Nations has said out that cryptocurrency’s underlying technology has massive potential for fixing global issues like climate change. The UN will keep... Read more »

DOGE has plunged 70% since ‘Dogecoin CEO’ Elon Musk appeared on SNL in May

Dogecoin didn’t quite see the bump its believers expected after ‘dogecoin CEO’ Elon Musk spoke about the memecoin on national television back in May. It has since fallen 70%, and millionaire hopefuls... Read more »

Facebook’s David Marcus: China’s Bitcoin Mining Crackdown ‘Great Development’ for BTC

David Marcus, head of Facebook Financial (F2) who is in charge of crypto project Diem, formerly Libra, believes that the Chinese government cracking down on bitcoin mining is “a great development” for... Read more »

Stablecoin inflows to exchanges dip as traders watch Bitcoin from the sidelines

The growth of stablecoin’s market cap and circulating supply has been one of the best indicators for attaining a general pulse on how participants in the market are feeling during bullish and... Read more »

Stablecoin ‘yield’ deposits nearly doubled last month even as Bitcoin crashed

Stablecoin ‘yield’ deposits nearly doubled last month even as Bitcoin crashed Earn up to 12% APY on Bitcoin, Ethereum, USD, EUR, GBP, Stablecoins & more. Start Earning Interest Edge › Tether ›... Read more »

Portuguese Authorities Contemplate Launching an Investigation on Local Crypto Social Media Influencers

Portuguese authorities are reportedly planning to take action against social media influencers who provide advice on crypto-related investments. The plans are being discussed in the wake of an online petition signed by... Read more »

If the peer review system is broken, what the hell is the point of Cardano’s reliance on it?

In a recent interview with Lex Fridman, Charles Hoskinson — founder of Cardano and co-founder of Ethereum — offered his views on Bitcoin (BTC). The 33-year-old was less than complimentary, calling it... Read more »

Central Bank of Portugal awards first licenses to local crypto exchanges

Banco de Portugal, the country’s central bank, issued operational licenses to two local crypto exchanges for the first time ever, a notice on the site shows. Receiving the licenses were Lisboa-based Criptoloja... Read more »

5 things to watch in Bitcoin this week

Bitcoin (BTC) is lower going into a new week’s trading — Monday has seen a test of levels below $33,000 and bulls are struggling. What could be next? With bullish short-term voices... Read more »