Meta may introduce tokens and digital currency lending services to apps: Report

Meta may introduce tokens and digital currency lending services to apps: Report

The digital currency, which employees have reportedly dubbed “Zuck Bucks,” will be aimed at use in the metaverse. Social media giant Facebook’s parent company, Meta, is reportedly planning to introduce virtual currency as well as lending services to apps it owns, with Facebook, WhatsApp, Instagram, and Messenger potentially being among those impacted.  According to a…

NICK SZABO: BITCOIN SECURES ITSELF AND DOESN’T ASK FOR PERMISSION

NICK SZABO: BITCOIN SECURES ITSELF AND DOESN’T ASK FOR PERMISSION

Szabo explained the history of philosophical and technical work by the cypherpunks that led up to the invention of Bitcoin at the Bitcoin 2022 conference. Computer scientist and cryptographer Nick Szabo spoke on the Bitcoin 2022 conference’s main stage today to shed light on the history preceding the invention of Bitcoin. Unbeknownst to many, Bitcoin…

Investor Kevin O’Leary touts proactive regulation and policy at Bitcoin 2022

Investor Kevin O’Leary touts proactive regulation and policy at Bitcoin 2022

Kevin O’Leary argued Wednesday that good policy will open the floodgates of capital to the crypto space. During his Bitcoin 2022 keynote, he touted separate Congressional bills from Senators Lummis and Hagerty. O’Leary also criticized a proposed carbon audit policy from the SEC but said it could end up paving the way for renewables in…

Miami’s Mayor Suarez wants a ‘pro-Bitcoin’ president of the United States

Miami’s Mayor Suarez wants a ‘pro-Bitcoin’ president of the United States

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez advocated for the election of pro-bitcoin officials in a speech opening Bitcoin 2022. “The next president of the United States has to be a pro-bitcoin candidate,” said Suarez.  Suarez joked that perhaps he could be that presidential candidate in the future. “I thought, ‘how can I go bigger, and I thought…

Miami’s Bitcoin Conference Establishes The City As A Top Cryptocurrency Hub

Miami’s Bitcoin Conference Establishes The City As A Top Cryptocurrency Hub

The Bitcoin 2022 conference is being held in Miami, welcoming thousands of cryptocurrency enthusiasts from around the world, as Miami seeks to cement itself as one of the top cryptocurrency hubs in the US.  Miami has attracted crypto supporters from all corners of the globe, with the Bitcoin 2022 conference providing a space for these…

Crypto Hedge Fund CEO Su Zhu Predicts Global Adoption of Digital Assets Following Ukraine War

Crypto Hedge Fund CEO Su Zhu Predicts Global Adoption of Digital Assets Following Ukraine War

Crypto hedge fund veteran Su Zhu thinks widespread adoption of cryptocurrencies is inevitable as macro events accelerate use-case scenarios for blockchain technologies. In a new episode of the Uncommon Core podcast, the CEO and CIO of cryptocurrency hedge fund Three Arrows Capital says that one consequence of the US-led sanctions against Russia for invading Ukraine might be…