China and the Crypto world continue their tussle. Coinbase and FTX launch their NFT marketplaces. Binance commits $1 billion to grow its platform. Ripple invests in clean energy projects. Bitcoin soars above $60K in hopes that SEC would approve a Bitcoin futures ETF. These and many more are in this week’s newsletter.
Evergrande and China Threaten Crypto Markets. Twitter Rolls Out Tip Jar. Bitcoin Carbon Footprint Will Not Skyrocket. Bhutan Selects Ripple for CBDC Pilot. Hackers Hijack Bitcoin.org. Binance Bows Down. Blockchain to Combat Bike Thefts – these and many more in this week’s newsletter.
This week’s newsletter covers Robinhood’s IPO, Tesla’s and Twitter’s earnings in context of Bitcoin, Bitcoin as collateral for loans, Shopify becoming an NFT platform, among others. It also includes news on Coca Cola’s unique NFTs commemorating friendships.
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ECB moves from discussion to investigation phase for a Digital Euro. The bond between sports, NFTs, and crypto is getting stronger. African charities are increasingly accepting crypto donations. Nuclear energy is becoming one of the vital green energy options for crypto mining. These and many more are in this week’s newsletter.
Several countries are experimenting with CBDC. Many sports clubs are partnering with crypto firms. Meanwhile, films and sports moments are becoming NFTs. Farmers are earning more for their produce using Blockchain. These and many more in this week’s newsletter.
Binance is facing heat from regulators all over the world. Singapore’s financial regulator launches a unique CBDC challenge. USDC is now supported on ten more Blockchain platforms. Robinhood files for an IPO. These and many more in this week’s newsletter.
Coinbase’s listing on Nasdaq, Ethereum network forks, Turkey bans crypto – These and many more in this week’s newsletter.
JP Morgan Chase launched JPM Coin and a dedicated Blockchain unit. Avanti on the path to become a bank, Huawei plans a phone with support for Chinese CBDC – These and many more in this week’s newsletter.