A cold climate and cheap energy have made Russia a destination for bitcoin mining. But new factors confront its cryptocurrency efforts.
New York's denial of a power plant permit highlights what's at stake for the crypto industry and communities fighting to meet climate goals.
The 2-year moratorium prevents the repurposing of fossil-fuel burning power plants into crypto mining operations.
The term describes the downturn in the value of bitcoin as well as the fortunes of companies that support the cryptocurrency ecosystem.
The terraUSD meltdown destroyed the nest eggs of people who had no idea what it was nor that they'd invested in it.
A bill would put the Commodity Futures Trading Commission in charge. Some consumer advocates back the Securities and Exchange Commission.
The Securities and Exchange Commission isn't the only agency that could do it.
Fidelity will give employers the option of adding bitcoin to the options in the 401(k) plans they offer
And companies may have good reasons not to.
The cryptocurrencies — pegged to "real" currencies that aren't supposed to fluctuate in value — are the bedrock of the crypto economy.
A conversation with Rebecca Jennings of Vox on the growing new industry that teaches children about cryptocurrency, NFTs and Web3.