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Bitcoin on Track for Best January Since 2013, Led by Bullish Trading in US Hours

Bitcoin has rallied almost 40% since Jan. 1, on track for its best opening to a year since 2013, when it surged 51%.

Jan 27, 2023 at 8:50 a.m. UTC
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The World Cup and Digital Assets are a Global Phenomenon

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Dec 22, 2022 at 7:32 p.m. UTC

Floki Inu Developers Float DAO Proposal to Burn $55M of Its Own Tokens

The proposal is part of a broader move towards positioning Floki Inu as a serious DeFi project, developers told CoinDesk.

Jan 27, 2023 at 9:24 a.m. UTC

First Mover Asia: Cryptos Shrug Off Latest US Productivity, Jobs Data; Bitcoin Hovers at $22.9K

ALSO: Sam Reynolds considers litecoin's strong performance over the past year compared to bitcoin and ether. The first altcoin has been operating largely out of the spotlight.

Jan 27, 2023 at 1:43 a.m. UTC

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Jan 18, 2023 at 5:17 a.m. UTC


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The World's Best Crypto Policies: How They Do It in 37 Nations

What can the United States learn from regulation around the world? Jeff Wilser takes a grand tour.

Jan 23, 2023
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A Behind the Scenes Edition with Kamz

The Women Who Web3 podcast is back for Season 2, the Kamz (Host) and Michele (Producer) chat Season 1, sneak peeks for Season 2, upcoming speakers and future IRL events you can’t miss!

Jan 25, 2023
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Porsche's NFT Debut Is a Reminder to Let Web3 Natives Take the Wheel

The German carmaker’s NFT collection mint was met with backlash from the community and served as a lesson for big brands looking to meaningfully build their Web3 strategy.

Jan 25, 2023
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Isn’t That Stuff Just for Criminals?

The facts about crypto, money and national security for 2023.

Jan 20, 2023
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6 Kinds of Crypto Scams and How to Avoid Them

Crypto hacks and exploits have cost people billions of dollars each year. Here’s how to make sure you’re not among them.

Jan 18, 2023




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Left for Dead Crypto Names Roar Higher as Bitcoin Bounces

Bitcoin has risen more than 15% thus far this year, and is holding above $19,000 for the first time in a month.

Jan 13, 2023
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Bitcoin Miner Argo Blockchain Faces Class Action Suit Over U.S. Share Sale

Argo failed to disclose that it suffered from significant capital constraints, electricity and network difficulties, the suit says.

Jan 27, 2023
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Jihan Wu's Matrixport Cuts 10% of Staff

At press time, Matrixport had more than 290 employees serving customers in 40 countries.

Jan 27, 2023
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DeFi Lender Aave Deploys V3 on Ethereum Network

Decentralized lending and borrowing protocol Aave has deployed its third version on the Ethereum blockchain following unanimous support for a governance proposal.

Jan 27, 2023