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UNFCCC weighs blockchain use cases to fight climate change with Cointelegraph

UNFCCC weighs blockchain use cases to fight climate change with Cointelegraph

During the DigitalArt4Climate press conference, Cointelegraph editor-in-chief Kristina Cornèr took over the stage to understand the various blockchain initiatives that actively fight climate change. 467 Total views 15 Total shares The United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC) along with climate change entrepreneurs and Cointelegraph delved into discussing the role of emerging technologies such […]

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Making Bitcoin legal tender is Mexico will be ‘an uphill battle,’ says Ricardo Salinas

Making Bitcoin legal tender is Mexico will be ‘an uphill battle,’ says Ricardo Salinas

Billionaire and Bitcoin advocate, Ricardo Salinas, 2391 Total views 49 Total shares During the Bitcoin 2022 Conference in Miami, Florida, Cointelegraph caught up with Ricardo Salinas, the founder and chairman at Grupo Salinas, in an exclusive sit-down interview. As an early Bitcoin (BTC) adopter, since its $200 days, Salinas has experienced first-hand the highs and […]

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Algorand founder Silvio Micali wants to usher in the democratization of finance

Algorand founder Silvio Micali wants to usher in the democratization of finance

Cointelegraph conducted an exclusive interview with Silvio Micali at the Paris Blockchain Week Summit. 2138 Total views 57 Total shares Cointelegraph’s Joseph Hall sat down with Silvio Micali, founder of Algorand, as part of its on-the-ground coverage of Paris Blockchain Week Summit. Algorand is a blockchain that uses a pure proof-of-stake (PPoS) protocol, and the company […]

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Nexo and Amber Group executives claim ‘exponential’ growth in crypto institutional investment

Nexo and Amber Group executives claim ‘exponential’ growth in crypto institutional investment

During the 8th edition of the Blockchain Africa Conference 2022, Cointelegraph’s editor-in-chief Kristina Lucrezia Cornèr moderated a virtual panel titled “Cryptocurrency Institutional Investment: Increasing Returns and Improving Diversification.” Panelists Kalin Metodiev, co-founder and managing partner at Nexo, and Dimitrios Kavvathas, chief strategy officer at Amber Group, focused on the opportunities that institutional investors perceive in the […]

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BTC helps our effort to unseat a 20+ year incumbent: Aarika Rhodes on Bitcoin Day

BTC helps our effort to unseat a 20+ year incumbent: Aarika Rhodes on Bitcoin Day

Rhodes highlighted the difficulty for grassroots candidates like herself to compete against established members of the US Congress. 5737 Total views 60 Total shares Aarika Rhodes, an elementary school teacher-turned congressional candidate, recently featured in the Bitcoin Day Sacramento 2022 event to discuss the impact of Bitcoin (BTC) in local politics.  Speaking to Cointelegraph, Rhodes […]

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Russian crypto market worth $500B despite bad regulation, says exec

Russian crypto market worth $500B despite bad regulation, says exec

Many crypto exchanges with Russian roots have fled the country or operate illegally, Blockchain Life’s founder said. 1827 Total views 23 Total shares The Russian cryptocurrency market has grown to hundreds of billions of dollars despite the absence of sufficient cryptocurrency regulation, according to a major industry executive. Sergei Khitrov, founder of the Russian cryptocurrency […]

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Bitcoin 2021: Here’s a live update of the biggest movers and shakers of Day 2

Bitcoin 2021: Here’s a live update of the biggest movers and shakers of Day 2

Some of crypto’s most influential people headlined the second day of Bitcoin 2021 Miami, offering words of wisdom about the future of decentralization, property rightsand financial inclusion. Day 2 began with a panel discussion centered around Bitcoin’s macro landscape, where Morgan Creek Digital founder Mark Yusko drew attention to the destruction of the dollar caused […]

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