Bitcoin News Roundup for June 22, 2020
With gold up and the price of bitcoin treading water, today we're talking academic piracy and Cambodia's blockchain plot to escape the dollar.
The cryptocurrency industry did not get heavily engaged in this year’s election, either via donations or lobbying.
The donation will be used to support fintech solutions that leverage blockchain technology and digital assets to further financial inclusion.
Sam Bankman-Fried, the CEO of cryptocurrency derivatives platform FTX, made the second-largest donation to Joe Biden's presidential campaign.
Supporters can now send the congressman crypto donations via BitPay for his 2020 reelection campaign.
Crypto exchange Kraken has donated $150,000 to the foundation managing BtcPay Server, an open-source tool for merchants accepting bitcoin payments.