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Chris Giancarlo: U.S. risks becoming ‘backwater’ without central bank digital currency

The former CFTC chairman weighs in on what a U.S. CBDC might look like, as well as the benefits it could bring to American citizens.

Beeple’s $69 Million NFT Buyer Says NFTs Could Democratize Digital Arts

The mysterious buyer of Beeple’s ‘Everyday: The First 5000 Days’ has been revealed to be an entrepreneur and angel investor, Vignesh Sundaresan. No Regrets For [...]

SEC Commissioner Calls for More Serious Work on Crypto Regulations

There has been significant hope that the Biden administration will make the most progressive step forward in crypto regulations. On the back of heightened Bitcoin demand [...]

Wyoming’s Pro-Bitcoin Senator Joins Senate Banking Committee

Pro-bitcoin senator Cynthia Lummis has been appointed to the Senate Banking Committee. Yesterday, Wyoming TV news confirmed the appointment, stating in a release that the Republican [...]

Mark Warner Takes on Big Tech and Russian Spies

In mid-November, as his House colleagues on Capitol Hill were consumed with questions about Ukraine and impeachment, Senator Mark Warner took to CNBC’s Squawk Box to discuss what he saw as one of the most important problems facing the country: Fitbit.Or, more specifically, the...

Looks like Trump is cracking down on Venezuela’s Petro cryptocurrency

Image: pixabyLast month, the Venezuelan government launched Petro, the world's first state-issued cryptocurrency, in hopes of boosting its struggling economy and circumventing U.S. and European sanctions. The Trump administration, however, isn't buying into the country's new digital currency, which has been called "snake...