We Need 30 Different Words for Censorship

‘The best Sundays are for long reads and deep conversations. Recently the hosts of the Let’s Talk Bitcoin! Show gathered to discuss state sponsored propaganda, corporate censorship and how cryptocurrency or decentralization changes the game. The rallying cry of the totalitarian is “He farted first”, but if both systems have produced similar outcomes, is there much […]

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Swiss Regulators Green Light Crypto Transactions for Local Bank

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority, or FINMA, has authorized InCore bank to carry out digital assets transactions, allowing customers worldwide to access and transact within the bank. The official announcement represents an important step in creating a blockchain-friendly environment across the EU banking sector. InCore bank becomes the first Swiss business-to-business bank approved to […]

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Lipton: Stablecoins Can Bridge Central Banks and Consumer Payments

Alexander Lipton is the CTO of Sila, a visiting professor and Dean’s Fellow at the Jerusalem Business School of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, and a Connection Science Fellow at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. As many still wait to receive the check from the Paycheck Protection Program and Health Care Enhancement Act, which is […]

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Crypto Valley fails in a bid to have the government approve $103 million bailout package

The Swiss government reportedly rejects the $103 million bailout plea crypto companies sought to alleviate the severe impact of COVID-19. Businesses in Switzerland’s “Crypto Valley” have failed to secure loans worth 100 million Swiss francs (about $103 million), according to local news published Wednesday. Tages-Anzeiger, a news publication based in Zug, reported that a bailout […]

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Ripple Price Slides 13% as Coinbase Quashes Rumors of Imminent Listing

The ripple price declined 13 percent on Friday after Coinbase rebuffed rumors that it had already decided to list XRP on its brokerage and professional trading platforms. Ripple Price Declines 13 Percent The ripple price took a break from its heated rally on Friday, declining 13 percent to $2.64 on cryptocurrency exchange Bitinex after peaking […]

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