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El Salvador’s biggest bank is now accepting bitcoin payments

El Salvador’s president says it will use bitcoin surplus to build a pet hospital

El Salvador will use part of its $4 million in bitcoin profits to build a modern-looking pet hospital, its president Nayib Bukele explained Saturday in a series of tweets. Bukele said the trust El Salvador created to help make Bitcoin legal tender now has a surplus due to the cryptocurrency gaining value. El Salvador’s lawmakers …

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'If you want to build a Bitcoin or crypto-business, come to...'

‘If you want to build a Bitcoin or crypto-business, come to…’

With the crypto-sector trying to move past China declaring all crypto-transactions illegal, American miners and crypto-investors were nervously looking at their own governments for signs of a crackdown. However, there was a wave of relief after Federal Reserve Chair Jerome Powell and U.S. SEC Chair Gary Gensler asserted that the U.S. will not ban crypto. …

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Core Scientific to Build 300MW Blockchain Data Center in Texas

Core Scientific to Build 300MW Blockchain Data Center in Texas

Core Scientific, the blockchain hosting and digital asset mining company, is building a new 300- megawatt (MW) blockchain data center in Denton, Texas. The company is building the data center using “emissions-free power supplemented by renewable energy credits.” “When completed, the new Denton data center will increase the company’s total power capacity to more than …

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Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson Donates $20M to Build Math Center at Carnegie Mellon University — CoinDesk

Cardano’s Charles Hoskinson Donates $20M to Build Math Center at Carnegie Mellon University — CoinDesk

The university said in a statement last week that the center will drive a “new way” of doing math by creating “collaborative digital libraries” for mathematical tools. CMU said it will make the technology widely accessible and advance discoveries across a broad range of disciplines, including computer science, physics and economics, among others. Source link

Enjin raises nearly $19 million to build Polkadot-based NFT blockchain

Enjin raises nearly $19 million to build Polkadot-based NFT blockchain

Blockchain development firm Enjin has raised $18.9 million to build a Polkadot-based blockchain network, especially for non-fungible tokens (NFTs). The network, dubbed Efinity, will have its own token called Efinity Token (EFI), Enjin CTO Witek Radomski told The Block. And the funding has been secured via selling EFT tokens, said Radomski. Crypto.com Capital, DFG Group, …

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