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Mother of all lawsuits quietly filed last month vs Facebook in Delaware
Zuckerberg, Sandberg, CFO, board inc Peter Thiel and Palantir are defendants - it's a result of sealed docs between FB execs and board.
AMC Is Looking Into Accepting Dogecoin Along With Other Cryptos
The Chief Executive of AMC Entertainment, Adam Aron, posted a poll on his Twitter audience asking how his audience feel about AMC accepting the meme currency Dogecoin.
Robinhood Is Testing A New Crypto Wallet To Allow Crypto Withdrawals
Trading app Robinhood is testing new features, including a crypto wallet and cryptocurrency transfers. According to the company, the ability to deposit and withdraw cryptocurrencies is difficult in large scale, and they want to make sure...
Big Banks Voice Against New Basel Rules for Banks Holding Bitcoin
Three months ago global banking regulators proposed strict new rules for traditional financial institutions seeking bitcoin exposure. Banking giants such as JPMorgan and Deutsche Bank, have opposed the new rules that require them to set ...
Elon Musk mocks Biden after SpaceX completes first all-civilian flight
As of Monday morning, the White House had yet to comment on the mission, dubbed “Inspiration4,” which marks the first time an all-civilian crew has ever made it to Earth’s orbit
In Landmark Climate Pledge, China Promises To End Coal Funding Overseas
Xi Jinping made his announcement at the UN General Assembly where US President Joe Biden promised to double Washington's contribution to countries hardest hit by climate change.
Michael Jordan joins Sportradar as special adviser
Michael Jordan is a six-time NBA champion, two-time Olympic gold medalist, Basketball Hall of Famer, the man behind the Jordan Brand and the co-owner of the Charlotte Hornets and a NASCAR team.
Google To Spend $2 Billion On New York City Office
Google already rents the premises in Manhattan, which are located on the site of a former railroad terminal in the Hudson Square neighborhood.
The Evergrande Debt Crisis Impact On Bitcoin And Beyond
What does the debt crisis of Evergrande – one of China’s largest companies have to do with Bitcoin?
El Salvador Buys The Dip Again, The Country Now Holds 700 BTC In Total
The President of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele tweeted that El Salvador bought the dip as the Bitcoin fell approximately 10% over the past 24 hours. According to Bukele's announcement El Salvador added another 150 Bitcoin to its belt, increa...
Ripple Is Not Planning To Settle The XRP Lawsuit With SEC
While Ripple's lawsuit over XRP with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continues, Ripple’s legal team are not planning to settle with the SEC. They believe that Gary Gensler, Chair of SEC will come to the conclusion that ...
Stablecoins In US Treasury's Agenda In Latest Regulatory Risk Assessment
Regulatory pressure in the U.S. is putting stablecoins at the top of policymakers' agendas.
Big Pharma - How much power do drug companies have?
The pharmaceutical industry exerts a huge amount of influence on health policy. Some companies develop highly profitable drugs with public money, while others have been found to have covered up serious side effects.
17% Of Salvadoreans Already Have Chivo Wallet – 10 Days After Bitcoin Day
It has been 10 days since El Salvador made bitcoin legal tender in the country. Along with the adoption, El Salvador introduced its own government-backed crypto wallet named Chivo in order to enable its citizens to use bitcoin.
Henry Ford Proposed 'Energy Currency' Similar to Bitcoin 100 Years Ago
Way back in 1921, Henry Ford, American industrialist and founder of the Ford Motor Company proposed “energy currency” that could form the basis of a new monetary system — with striking similarities to the peer-to-peer electronic cash sys...
Paypal Launch Crypto Offering in UK, Marks First Expansion Outside US
Payments giant, Paypal has successfully rolled out its first international expansion of its cryptocurrency offering outside of the U.S., allowing the British can now buy, hold, and sell 4 crypto assets through Paypal Crypto.
Janet Yellen urges House Democrats to give the I.R.S. more power to crack down on tax evasion.
Treasury Secretary Janet L. Yellen is pressing Representative Richard Neal, the Democratic chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, to include the Biden administration’s full proposal for bolstering the Internal Revenue Service in its $...
Storm on OpenSea After Admitting Employee NFT 'Insider Trading'
OpenSea, leading peer-to-peer NFTs and collectibles marketplace is under fire after admitting insider trading. An employee abused their position to front-run the purchase of NFTs before they were promoted on the website’s homepage.
Why ECB President Christine Lagarde’s Latest Stance On Bitcoin Is A Good Thing
ECB President Christine Lagarde’s recent remarks that bitcoin is not a currency show that central banks fear losing power.
Hungary Debuts Statue In Honor Of Bitcoin Creator Satoshi Nakamoto
The world’s first statue erected to remember the developer of Bitcoin will be located in the heart of Europe, in the capital of Hungary, Budapest. The goal of the statue is to honor Satoshi Nakamoto, the founders believe that his work is...
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