Tag: Bitcoin

Blockchain ambitions: China’s e-yuan kick starts a rush to mint digital currencies along the new Silk Road

Blockchain ambitions: China’s e-yuan kick starts a rush to mint digital currencies along the new Silk Road

In the second part of a three-part series produced with the support of the Judith Neilson Institute for Journalism and Ideas, Forkast.News examines ...
Bitcoin trading volumes and exchange fees are falling amid Beijing’s ongoing crackdown in the name of financial stability

Bitcoin trading volumes and exchange fees are falling amid Beijing’s ongoing crackdown in the name of financial stability

Bitcoin trading volume continues to decline in response to pressure from crackdown on cryptocurrencies in China, the location of most of the world' ...
Sichuan takes a lenient stance on Bitcoin mining, while national crackdowns on excess hydropower during the rainy season

Sichuan takes a lenient stance on Bitcoin mining, while national crackdowns on excess hydropower during the rainy season

China's southwestern Sichuan province, once the center of global bitcoin mining, is hesitant to implement a central government mandate to curb ener ...
“Wait for us”: The hacktivist group Anonymous is targeting Elon Musk for its crypto market

“Wait for us”: The hacktivist group Anonymous is targeting Elon Musk for its crypto market

The hacker group Anonymous has published a video directed against Tesla boss Elon Musk. In the video posted on YouTube on June 4t ...
“Wait for us”: Anonymous targets Elon Musk for its crypto market

“Wait for us”: Anonymous targets Elon Musk for its crypto market

The hacker group Anonymous has published a video directed against Tesla boss Elon Musk. In a video posted on YouTube on June 4th, ...
China orders immediate investigation of Shenzhen’s swaying skyscraper

China orders immediate investigation of Shenzhen’s swaying skyscraper

Officials in southern China's Guangdong Province have ordered a swift and "scientific" investigation to allay public fears over a swaying landmark ...
Bitcoin hits record high above $ 62,000

Bitcoin hits record high above $ 62,000

Bitcoin hit a record high of over $ 62,000 on Tuesday as cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase prepares to launch stocks on Wall Street ...
According to a study, China’s bitcoin mines could compromise carbon neutrality goals

According to a study, China’s bitcoin mines could compromise carbon neutrality goals

According to a new study, China's massive bitcoin mining could undermine the country's emissions reduction efforts if the government does not inter ...