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HRF Gifts 4.25 BTC To Bitcoin Projects

The Human Rights Foundation has announced its latest round of Bitcoin grants, totaling 4.25 BTC gifted to developers, educators, and activists dedicated to improving the Bitcoin ecosystem around the world. The 425 million satoshis will be given to 10 different recipients, each working on a different aspect of Bitcoin, including …

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Coinbase CEO reportedly buys LA mansion for $133M

Brian Armstrong, CEO of Coinbase — the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the United States — reportedly made a multi-million-dollar real estate purchase at the end of 2021. Armstrong bought a $133-million Los Angeles property from Japanese entrepreneur Hideki Tomita in December, The Wall Street Journal reported on Monday, citing anonymous …

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Bogdanoff crypto-meme twins pass away at age 72

Raise a glass today to the twin characters behind the famous “Pomp Eet” cryptocurrency meme. The French television presenters died within one week of each other at the age of 72.  According to Le Monde, the two brothers were hospitalized on Dec. 15 and transferred to the intensive care unit …

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Nexo co-founder targets Bitcoin at $100K by mid-2022

Another promising price prediction has appeared for Bitcoin bulls in 2022. Antoni Trenchev, co-founder and managing partner of Nexo, said that Bitcoin (BTC) could hit the $100,000 milestone as soon as the summer in an interview with CNBC. Despite BTC opening the year with bearish price action, while the Fear & …

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China’s central bank releases pilot version of digital yuan wallet

As China’s central bank steps up its effort to create a digital currency, the country has released a pilot edition of its digital yuan wallet application on mobile phone app stores. The People’s Bank of China (PBoC) digital currency research institute developed the “e-CNY (Pilot Version)” app, which was available …

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Third-largest whale celebrates Bitcoin’s birthday with 456 BTC buy

It’s now been 13 years since the genesis block of the Bitcoin blockchain was created. To commemorate the occasion, the third-largest Bitcoin (BTC) whale appears to be back after the new year holidays, and they have just completed the first sizable purchase of 2022. On Tuesday, the third-largest Bitcoin address added 456 …

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