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Norway Steps Into the Metaverse With Decentraland Tax Office
The move is part of a greater effort to educate a younger audience about taxes related to DeFi and NFTs, starting with an office in Decentraland.
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CDCROP: Hodlonaut sued Craig Wright in Norway. The trial kicks off this week. (Trevor Jones for CoinDesk)
Hodlonaut Wins Norwegian Lawsuit Against Self-Proclaimed ‘Satoshi’ Craig Wright
In her ruling, Judge Helen Engebrigtsen wrote that “Granath had sufficient factual grounds to claim that Wright had lied and cheated in his attempt to prove that he is Satoshi Nakamoto.”
CDCROP: Hodlonaut sued Craig Wright in Norway. The trial kicks off this week. (Trevor Jones for CoinDesk)

Kryptovault's CEO Kjetil Pettersen and the mine's technician overlooking several hundred mining rigs working. (Eliza Gkritsi)
Miners Take Off for The Great – and More Profitable – North
Bitcoin mining in most of Europe is now “impossible” as energy costs soar but miners are increasingly seeking refuge in the northern reaches of Norway and Sweden.
Kryptovault's CEO Kjetil Pettersen and the mine's technician overlooking several hundred mining rigs working. (Eliza Gkritsi)

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Central Banks of Israel, Norway and Sweden Team Up to Explore Retail CBDC
Results of the project, run by the Bank for International Settlements, are expected in the first quarter of 2023.
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CDCROP: Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim (Getty Images)
Best Universities for Blockchain 2022: Norwegian University of Science and Technology
A billion-dollar budget and a Digital Transformation Initiative lifts the sole Norwegian university on our list to the No. 36 spot. This story is part of CoinDesk's Education Week.
CDCROP: Norwegian University of Science and Technology, Trondheim (Getty Images)

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Hodlonaut’s Tweets a ‘Reckless Campaign’ Against Craig Wright, Lawyers Say, as Satoshi Trial Reaches Conclusion
Accusing the self-proclaimed Bitcoin founder of being a mentally ill scammer shouldn’t be allowed in a democracy, Wright’s lawyers said on the final day of an Oslo trial.
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CDCROP: Claims over the true identity of bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto are being heard in Oslo's District Court (Jack Schickler for CoinDesk)
Craig Wright’s Satoshi Proofs ‘Not Credible’ and a ‘Farce,’ Hodlonaut Lawyers Say
Closing statements on behalf of the Twitter user targeted by Wright suggests the case could hinge on vagaries of Norwegian defamation law as much as the identity of Bitcoin’s founder.
CDCROP: Claims over the true identity of bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto are being heard in Oslo's District Court (Jack Schickler for CoinDesk)

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Crypto Twitter Took Center Stage During the First Day of Hodlonaut vs. Craig Wright
If name-calling and bullying is the standard, do words like “fraud” and “scammer” carry the same weight? Hodlonaut’s lawyers say no.
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Norway Considers Backing Swedish Crypto Mining Ban Proposal, Hints Minister
Swedish regulators think crypto mining is impeding the Paris Climate Agreement goals.
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Arcane Crypto Orders First Batch of Mining Rigs
The Norwegian investment firm is entering crypto mining.
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