Author: Namcios

Marathon’s Bitcoin Production Fell In November Due To Maintenance Work On Power Plant

Bitcoin Magazine

Marathon Digital Holdings mined less bitcoin in November than in the previous month as maintenance and upgrades to its Hardin, Montana, facility led to a reduction in its hashrate capacity. The miner produced 196 BTC last month, while October had Read More

SEC Chairman Gary Gensler: Bitcoin Competes With The U.S. Banking System

Bitcoin Magazine

Bitcoin is an “off-the-grid” alternative to the traditional financial system, SEC Chairman Gary Gensler said. Gensler joined former SEC chairman Jay Clayton on Wednesday to talk about Bitcoin, cryptocurrency, and ETFs. Issuers should “come within the investor protection remit” to Read More

Bitcoin Miner Marathon Expands Compute North Hosting Deal To Over 100,000 Rigs

Bitcoin Magazine

Marathon has expanded its May agreement with Compute North to accommodate more miners in different regions of the U.S. The infrastructure provider will now host and manage over 100,000 of Marathon’s bitcoin miners. Upon full deployment, Marathon’s operations are expected Read More

Invesco Launches ‘Physical’ Bitcoin ETP In Europe

Bitcoin Magazine

Invesco has launched a bitcoin exchange-traded product in Europe. The Invesco Physical Bitcoin fund is listed on the Deutsche Boerse under the ticker symbol BTIC. The offering is “physically”-backed by bitcoin and tracks the CoinShares reference price index, minus fees. Read More

Bitcoin Wallet Ledger Adds Support for PSBTs, Multisig

Bitcoin Magazine

Ledger has launched the latest version of its Bitcoin application, adding support for partially-signed bitcoin transactions (PSBTs), data Merkleization, and new wallet policies, the company said in a statement. The update enables users to create secure multisignature setups with their Read More

‘Physical’ Bitcoin Fund Approved in Singapore

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Singaporean Fintonia Group has launched two bitcoin funds for professional investors. The Fintonia Bitcoin Physical Fund purchases actual bitcoin to provide investors with direct price exposure. The Fintonia Secured Yield Fund allows bitcoin holders to obtain cash by putting their Read More

Jordan Peterson Buys More Bitcoin: “Inflation Be Damned”

Bitcoin Magazine

Dr. Saifedean Ammous, author of “The Bitcoin Standard” and “The Fiat Standard,” joined Dr. Jordan B. Peterson, clinical psychologist, best-selling author, and host of The JBP Podcast, to discuss money, economics, incentives, decentralization, Bitcoin, and fiat currency. “Learned a lot,” Read More

NBA Team Houston Rockets To Integrate Bitcoin Services, Be Paid In Bitcoin

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The Houston Rockets have partnered with NYDIG in a sponsorship deal paid in bitcoin. NYDIG will become the franchise’s official Bitcoin services provider and Bitcoin platform. The team will provide Bitcoin education programs for the community and bitcoin rewards and Read More