Sony Europe joins Theta Network as ‘Enterprise Validator’

A division of Sony Europe has joined Theta Labs’ Enterprise Validator and Governance Council Program, the firms said in a release shared with CryptoSlate. Another validator Sony Europe’s R&D Center Europe Brussels Laboratory joins the program as an enterprise validator and member of the governing council to participate in strategic technology planning and ensure the… Continue reading Sony Europe joins Theta Network as ‘Enterprise Validator’

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China’s Inner Mongolia Plans to Shut Down Bitcoin Mining Operations by April This Year

Inner Mongolia, an autonomous region in northern China, is planning to shut down all cryptocurrency mining activities in the area by April 2021, as part of efforts to improve energy efficiency. Regulating the Electrical Consumption in Inner Mongolia The government of Inner Mongolia will also stop approving new projects in energy-intensive industries such as steel… Continue reading China’s Inner Mongolia Plans to Shut Down Bitcoin Mining Operations by April This Year

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Akon, Sergey Nazarov, and Mayor of Miami lead line-up for upcoming BlockDown Conference

BlockDown Conference is set to celebrate its first anniversary with its most ambitious event to date on April 15-16, the firm shared in a release to CryptoSlate. High-profile individuals to attend Called BlockDown ‘4.0,’ the event will be a gathering of the greatest minds in the crypto space, celebrating the bull market of 2021 with… Continue reading Akon, Sergey Nazarov, and Mayor of Miami lead line-up for upcoming BlockDown Conference

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The Largest US Options Exchange Cboe Applies to List Vaneck’s Bitcoin ETF

The Chicago Board Options Exchange (Cboe) has applied to list the Vaneck Bitcoin Trust, as an exchange-traded fund (ETF) if the fund is approved by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). The filing Form 19b-4, if approved by financial regulators, would allow Cboe to “list and trade shares of the Vaneck Bitcoin Trust.” Cboe… Continue reading The Largest US Options Exchange Cboe Applies to List Vaneck’s Bitcoin ETF

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Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary allocates 3% of portfolio to Bitcoin

Popularly known as “Mr. Wonderful,” O’Leary was earlier skeptical about the crypto sector but he seems to have turned around on that thought. Shark jumps into Bitcoin Kevin O’Leary is the latest high-profile investor to do a 180-turn on Bitcoin . He revealed an investment into the asset in a tweet yesterday, despite holding a… Continue reading Shark Tank’s Kevin O’Leary allocates 3% of portfolio to Bitcoin

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Winner Cashes Out $160,000 from Bitcoin.com Games with a 13,870x Multiplier

Bitcoin.com Games gave this player 160,000 reasons to be happy this spring! Lucky Player Bags Two Epic Wins Within Minutes What started as a perfectly normal month of March for this player turned out to be a life-changing experience when they won, not one, but two big rounds of The Dog House Megaways slot on… Continue reading Winner Cashes Out $160,000 from Bitcoin.com Games with a 13,870x Multiplier

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Crypto Bank Expands in India — Confident Government Will Approve Legitimate Use of Cryptocurrencies

Crypto bank Unicas, a joint venture between Cashaa and United Multi State Credit Cooperative Society, has expanded its operations by opening another physical branch. The bank believes that the Indian government will introduce positive crypto regulation and not impose an outright ban on cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. New Physical Crypto Bank Branch Opens in New… Continue reading Crypto Bank Expands in India — Confident Government Will Approve Legitimate Use of Cryptocurrencies

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Crypto Bank Expands in India — Confident Government Will Approve Legitimate Use of Cryptocurrencies

Crypto bank Unicas, a joint venture between Cashaa and United Multi State Credit Cooperative Society, has expanded its operations by opening another physical branch. The bank believes that the Indian government will introduce positive crypto regulation and not impose an outright ban on cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin. New Physical Crypto Bank Branch Opens in New… Continue reading Crypto Bank Expands in India — Confident Government Will Approve Legitimate Use of Cryptocurrencies

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Goldman Sachs Brings Back Bitcoin Trading Desk as the Firm Sees Crypto Market Becoming More Mature

Global investment bank Goldman Sachs has brought back its bitcoin trading desk and will start handling bitcoin futures next week. The firm is also reportedly exploring the potential for a bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF) and plans to provide a crypto custody service. Goldman Sachs Group Inc. has restarted its cryptocurrency trading desk, Reuters reported Monday,… Continue reading Goldman Sachs Brings Back Bitcoin Trading Desk as the Firm Sees Crypto Market Becoming More Mature

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Grant Blaisdell on why he is creating an NFT marketplace for digital space assets, his biggest crypto horror story, and more

CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Grant Blaisdell, the founder and CEO of Copernic Space, a marketplace for “digital space assets and companies.” Grant has been creating ventures at the intersection of new technologies and media in the US and Central Europe since his late teens. An early innovator in applying blockchain technology… Continue reading Grant Blaisdell on why he is creating an NFT marketplace for digital space assets, his biggest crypto horror story, and more

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