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Bitcoin Falls After 517K Jobs Added in January, Beating Expectations

The U.S. government also reported the unemployment rate fell to 3.4%, below the forecast of 3.6%.

Feb 3, 2023 at 1:37 p.m. UTC

UK Bank Nationwide Has Restricted Card Payments to Binance

Nationwide said it has taken this decision due to "media coverage" and "regulatory uncertainty."

Feb 3, 2023 at 12:04 p.m. UTC

Bankman-Fried Family Subpoenas Opposed by US Government in FTX Filing

Plans for FTX and creditors to demand information on dealings would duplicate the work of the independent examiner who has yet to be appointed, the U.S. trustee said.

Feb 3, 2023 at 9:44 a.m. UTC

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Achieving Economic Gender Parity With Shelley Zalis

The truth about doing it all your way without missing what matters in work and home life

Feb 1, 2023
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What Is the Ethereum Blockchain’s Shanghai Hard Fork, and Why Does It Matter?

The hard fork set for March will address staked ether withdrawals and reductions in gas fees for developers. It will open a new chapter for liquid staking in the Ethereum ecosystem.

Feb 1, 2023
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What Is World Of Women? Everything to Know About the NFT Project Championing Diversity in Web3

From World of Women Galaxy to its future entertainment partnership with Reese Witherspoon.

Jan 27, 2023
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Congress' FTX Problem: 1 in 3 Members Got Cash From Crypto Exchange's Bosses

More than one in three of the 535 senators and representatives in the U.S. Congress showed up to the new session with FTX baggage, having received campaign support from former CEO Sam Bankman-Fried or one of the senior executives of the fraud-ridden crypto giant.

Jan 17, 2023
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Japan Embraces Web3 As Global Regulators Grow Wary of Crypto

With tight regulations already in place that helped insulate FTX Japan and its investors from heavy losses suffered elsewhere in the world, Japan is working on policy and guidelines for stablecoins, NFTs and DAOs as it welcomes a crypto future.

Jan 26, 2023

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Craig Wright's UK Case Against 16 Bitcoin Developers to Go to Full Trial

A full trial is expected in early 2024 following a successful appeal.

Feb 3, 2023
CDCROP: Weekly Unemployment Claims Rise Higher Than Expected (David McNew/Getty Images)

Bitcoin Falls After 517K Jobs Added in January, Beating Expectations

Alongside, the government reported the unemployment rate fell to 3.4%, below the forecast of 3.6%.

Feb 3, 2023
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Russia's Sberbank Will Introduce DeFi Platform by May: Report

The bank's blockchain product director believes DeFi will one day replace traditional banking services.

Feb 3, 2023
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Core Scientific to Hand Crypto Mining Rigs to NYDIG to Extinguish $38.6M in Debt

NYDIG had previously said it would object to a $70 million lifeline loan for Core if its own deal wasn't finalized.

Feb 3, 2023

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