Bitcoin Is The Hills – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Captain Sidd, a finance writer and explorer of Bitcoin culture. I’ve spent most of the last three years living in the mountainous region of Northern Thailand. Nestled in the hills all around the valleys live “hill tribes” with names like the Akha, Hmong and Lahu. Each has their own … Read more

KuCoin Labs Rolls Out Incubation Program with Univers Network to Boost Web3 Exploration

KuCoin Labs, the incubation and investment arm of crypto exchange KuCoin, has launched an incubation program with Univers Network to aid the exploration of the Web3 space.  Lou YU, the head of KuCoin Labs, pointed out: “KuCoin Labs aims to enhance Web-2 entrepreneurs’ understanding and adoption of Web-3. KuCoin Labs is advising Univers Network … Read more

Russia’s Central Bank Plans to Launch its CBDC-Digital Ruble across all Banks in 2024

The Bank of Russia launched a digital ruble experiment in 2022 to explore business models and innovative use cases for central bank digital currencies (CBDCs). The Central Bank of Russia emphasized that the pilot project aims to better understand the regulatory, legal, and technical aspects of CBDCs, and plans to launch an official digital ruble … Read more

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Speculates the Merge Will Happen on September 15

Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum’s co-founder, has hinted that the much-anticipated merge might occur around September 15. The transition from a proof-of-work (PoW) to a proof-of-stake (PoS) consensus mechanism called the merge is speculated to be the biggest software upgrade in the Ethereum ecosystem. Nevertheless, it has been quite elusive since it was launched in December 2020.  … Read more

CFTC Sues Ohio Resident Rathnakishore Giri Fraudster Involving in a $12M Ponzi Scheme

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has charged Ohio resident cryptocurrency scammer Rathnakishore Giri and his company with illegally defrauding up to $12 million in a Ponzi-like scheme. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) filed injunctive proceedings in the Southern District of Ohio against Rathnakishore Giri (Giri) and its companies SR Private Equity, LLC … Read more

Protect Yourself With Multi-Factor Authentication – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Heidi Porter, an entrepreneur with 35 years in technology. User Security In previous articles about security and data breaches, we discussed the need for multi-factor authentication (MFA) on your Bitcoin accounts and any other accounts you want to protect. Hacks will continue to happen where your account is compromised … Read more

Bitcoin Is The New Meme Machine – Bitcoin Magazine

This is an opinion editorial by Logan Chipkin, a freelance writer interested in Bitcoin, economics, physics, philosophy and history. Money doesn’t make the world go ‘round. Ideas do. In “The Fiat Standard,” economist Dr. Saifedean Ammous explains how our devolution from a hard money standard to a fiat standard has caused distortions in virtually all … Read more