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Solteir Bitcoin Mining Solar Energy OPTEC

Bitcoin mining firm Solteir announced its new renewable energy mining partnership with OPTEC International. The collaboration will leverage OPTEC’s solar-paneled…

Blockchain Company Factom Inc. Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy

Once the lead proponent and builder of the Factom Protocol, Factom Inc. has been in financial difficulties for some time.…

Blockchain Bites: COMP x2, Reddit Scales and Factom Goes Bankrupt

The COMP governance token is seeing massive gains (increasing more than 270% day over day, according to CoinDesk’s First Mover team), as…

Bitcoin Default Digital Reserve Currency

Bitcoin is king — it is still the best performing asset of our lives. It has silenced its harshest critics…

US Homeland Security’s Tech Scouts Reissue Call for Blockchain Startups

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) startup booster, the Silicon Valley Innovation Program (SVIP), renewed its hunt for interoperable,…

Blockchain Startups Got $18M+ in US ‘PPP’ Bailout Loans

More than 75 companies in the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry collected at least $30 million in payroll loans from the…

Protecting Bitcoin Shamir Backup – Bitcoin Magazine: Bitcoin News, Articles, Charts, and Guides

At the height of the 2017 bull run, I came across a sobering post. It went something like this: there…

Stop Trying To Understand Bitcoin

One of the most common objections I still hear to holding any bitcoin is, “I just don’t understand what it…

Market Wrap: Bitcoin Cracks $12.4K; DeFi Crosses $6B Locked

Bitcoin made a major gain Monday while investors have locked over $6 billion in crypto into various DeFi services. The…

Circle IPO further legitimizes crypto before regulators, outsiders

Circle’s merger with Concord Acquisition Corp, a special purpose acquisition company, or SPAC, values Circle at $4.5 billion, and the…