Month: December 2021

How a coastal town on the Portuguese Riviera modeled a coin for the post-pandemic economy

CryptoSlate

Cascais, a municipality in the Lisbon District of Portugal, is preparing to launch an innovative cryptocurrency, developed for boosting the local economy while incentivizing sustainable behavior, Diário de Notícias reported. Dubbed Cashcais, the coin is poised to drive a circular Read More

Canadian Regulator Insists Binance Is Unauthorized, Calls the Crypto Exchange’s Letter to Users ‘Unacceptable’ – Regulation Bitcoin News

Bitcoin.com

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) claims that Binance has rescinded its commitment to comply with previously agreed requirements. The crypto exchange told the regulator that there would be no new transactions involving Ontario residents after Dec. 31. However, Binance recently Read More

My Biggest MISTAKES of 2021 [I’m Sorry] 💥 My Bitcoin, Ethereum, & Crypto Blunders!

Altcoin Daily

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Twitch Co-Founder Justin Kan Launches Gaming-Centric NFT Marketplace Fractal – Bitcoin News

Bitcoin.com

The co-founder of Twitch, Justin Kan launched a gaming-centric non-fungible token (NFT) marketplace called Fractal on December 30. Fractal’s focus is on NFTs with video game utility and the project launched an NFT collection called “Fractals,” a 100,000 unique snowflakes Read More

Jason Yanowitz and Michael Ippolito on the Most Important Stories of 2021

The Breakdown

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SEC Chairman Gary Gensler Adds Crypto Adviser to Executive Staff – Regulation Bitcoin News

Bitcoin.com

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has added a number of advisers to Chairman Gary Gensler’s executive staff. Among them is Corey Frayer, who advises Gensler on “SEC policymaking and interagency work relating to the oversight of crypto assets.” Read More

Estonia’s new AML laws set to clamp down on crypto industry

CoinTelegraph

Beginning in February, Estonia is set to introduce sweeping changes to its definition of Virtual Asset Service Providers, or VASPs, to include several cryptocurrency-related services — a move that could impact Bitcoin (BTC) ownership in the country — according to Read More

Iran’s Ban On Bitcoin Mining Is Supposed To Stop Electricity Blackouts – It Will Do The Opposite

Forbes

A revolutionary land getty For the second time this year, the Islamic Republic of Iran has banned the mining of bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in an attempt to ease pressure on its crumbling energy infrastructure. Bitcoin miners deploy power-hungry computer Read More