The round included contributions from GIC Capital, Ribbit Capital and CapitalG, the private equity arm of Google’s holding company, Alphabet.Nov 1, 2021 at 12:24 p.m. UTCUpdated Nov 1, 2021 at 12:24 p.m. UTCDCG Founder, CEO Barry Silbert (CoinDesk archives) Team Valhalla
Burger King’s Royal Perks users who spend more than $5 on the chain’s app will be rewarded with one coin from a pool of either 20 BTC, 200 ETH or 2 million DOGE.Nov 1, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. UTCUpdated Nov 1, 2021 at 10:00 a.m. UTC(ricochet64/Shutterstock) Team Valhalla...
Crypto mining rig maker Bitmain appointed Zhou Feng as its legal representative and general manager, the company said in a WeChat post.Zhou was a key deputy to Bitmain co-founder Zhan during a battle for control of the world’s biggest crypto mining machine manufacturer between Zhan and co-founder Wu...
Major Chinese tech giants Ant Group, Tencent, and JD.com signed a “self-regulation” convention on non-fungible tokens (NFTs) with state organizations on Sunday, according to an Ant Group WeChat post and Chinese media.China’s big tech appears to be facing increasing pressure over its involvement with NFTs. The market hype...
A technical description, the Bitcoin white paper was the first document to outline the principles of a cryptographically secured, trustless, peer-to-peer electronic payment system that was fundamentally designed to be transparent and censorship-resistant, as well as put financial control back in the hands of the individual. At that...
Retail traders test out the experience of buying, holding and selling a small amount of cryptocurrency on new platforms by placing different types of orders and seeing how they get filled – or not. While holding $100 worth of bitcoin can be bought just the same, if not...
El Salvador’s total Bitcoin (BTC) haul has surpassed 1100 as the government looks to strengthen its adoption of the cryptocurrency as legal tender. As Bitcoin price slipped below $60,000 on Wednesday, many hodlers took the opportunity to buy the dip. One of the most aggressive buyers on the...
DOGE has broken above $0.3 for the first time since early September and could move higher as the crypto market bounces on Bitcoin’s recapturing of support above $60,000.  The top cryptocurrency is currently 3.9% up in 24 hours and has breached the $61k mark to see intraday highs of...
MicroStrategy bought an additional 8,957 BTC in Q3, the company has announced. The firm revealed the significant increase in its Bitcoin holdings in its third-quarter 2021 financial results released on 28 October. According to the report, the company’s BTC haul averaged $46,876 and cost a total of about $420 million....
The digital assets exchange platform Liquid has launched crypto derivative trading for Japanese users Cryptocurrency exchange Liquid has received the go-ahead from Japan’s top financial regulator to launch derivative services in Japan. The Tokyo-based exchange completed registration as a Type I Financial Instruments Business in the country through...