A viral video posted by Malaysian local news outlet Dayak Daily showed Malaysian authorities crushing 1069 ASIC machines they confiscated from illegal Bitcoin miners. The Bitcoin mining rigs, reportedly valued at around $1.26 million, were confiscated from illegal Bitcoin miners ...

A Swedish man has been sentenced to serve 15 years in federal prison for defrauding at least 3,575 people in a bogus cryptocurrency investment scheme. Roger Nils-Jonas Karlsson, 47, pleaded guilty to charges of securities fraud, wire fraud, and money ...

More than half of 1,233 people in Salvador do not approve of Bitcoin’s legal tender, according to a new survey conducted by pollster Disruptiva, an affiliate of Francisco Gavidia University. According to a report by Reuters, the poll said that ...

While it is well known that Bitcoin is a notorious energy consumer crypto to mine, not a lot of statistics have been mentioning the exact share of renewable energy consumed in mining Bitcoin. Well, Bitcoin mining now consumes 56% of ...

The World Bank has declined El Salvador’s request for technical assistance in the nation’s ambition to adopt bitcoin as a legal tender due to, you guessed it, environmental and transparency concerns. World Bank Declines El Salvador’s Request For Technical Assistance The ...

Goldman Sachs has started offering Bitcoin futures as a product to its clients following a partnership with Galaxy Digital, a crypto investment firm founded by billionaire Mike Novogratz. The bank is using Galaxy Digital as a counterparty to offer these BTC ...

The State regulator in Texas has confirmed that financial institutions, particularly banks, are now free to keep digital assets such as Bitcoin in custody on behalf of clients. The Texas Banking Department, the mandated authority to issue banking charters in ...

A new tweet from Tesla CEO Elon Musk has seemingly influenced the price of Bitcoin again, this time sending it up. The billionaire has a love/hate relationship with the currency and his social media activity as of late has been ...

Goldman Sachs becomes the latest among the biggest banks in Europe to stamp a seal of approval on Bitcoin (BTC). The bank on Monday, confirmed BTC as an asset worth investing in, thereby revealing its plans to begin accepting crypto ...

Sony Interactive Entertainment (SIE) has published a patent for a fiat currency, Bitcoin, or in-game items enabled platform to allow live-streaming e-sport viewers to place live bets on ongoing matches. According to the listing on PatentScope, Sony filed the initial ...