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Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency created in 2008. Bitcoin uses peer-to-peer technology to operate with no central control by any authority or any central bank. The bitcoin transactions and the issuing of new bitcoins is managed by the community network. Bitcoin is the biggest cryptocurrency by market capitalization and accounts for almost 60% of the total cryptocurrencies capitalization.

Coinbase (COIN) Becomes the Official Crypto Platform of the NBA

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Coinbase Global, Inc. (Coinbase) and the National Basketball Association (NBA) today announced a multi-year partnership that makes Coinbase the exclusive cryptocurrency platform partner of the NBA, Women’s National Basketball Association (WNBA), NBA G League, NBA 2K League and USA Basketball.

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CFTC Orders Tether and Bitfinex to Pay Fines Totaling $42.5 Million

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Tether to Pay $41 million Over Claims that Tether Stablecoin was Fully Backed by US Dollars. Bitfitnex to Pay $1.5 Million for Illegal Transactions While Operating Bitfinex Cryptocurrency Trading Platform and Violation of Prior CFTC Order

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Bitwage raises $1.5mm in 55 hours in recent funding round

Bitwage – the leading provider of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency payroll, invoicing, and benefits – announced this week that they closed $1.5MM in a funding round with online investment platform, BnkToTheFuture. The round oversubscribed to 125% of the company’s target

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CFTC Imposes A $1.25 Million Penalty against Kraken for Offering Illegal Off-Exchange Digital Asset Trading and Failing to Register as Required

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CFTC issued an order filing and settling charges against respondent Payward Ventures, Inc. d/b/a Kraken (Kraken) for illegally offering margined retail commodity transactions in digital assets, including Bitcoin, and failing to register as a futures commission merchant (FCM)

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Currency.com reports 130% client growth in 1H 2021

Currency com reports 130% client growth in 1H

Currency.com Trading volumes soar by 197% on the fast-growing European crypto platform affirming rising levels of crypto adoption among global investors

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Now get your paycheck deposited into Coinbase

Now get your paycheck deposited into Coinbase

Over the next few weeks, we’re rolling out the ability for customers in the US to deposit their paycheck into Coinbase to more easily make regular crypto trades, spend on Coinbase Card, earn crypto rewards

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The9 Limited, Polygon, and Protocol Labs Announced Ecosystem Collaboration on NFTSTAR and GameFi Play-to-earn Projects

The9

The9 Limited (NCTY), an established internet company, Polygon, an Ethereum scaling platform, and Protocol Labs, Inc. a major contributor of open-source projects including InterPlanetary File System, or IPFS, and Filecoin, today announced that they are forming an ecosystem collaboration on The9's Non-Fungible Token (NFT) platform NFTSTAR and GameFi Play-to-Earn projects.

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Cryptocurrencies Slump as China’s Central Bank says all cryptocurrency-related transactions are illegal

People’s Bank of China cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies are under severe selling pressure after China’s Central Bank says all cryptocurrency transactions are illegal.

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76ers Announce Crypto.com as Official Jersey Patch Partner

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The Philadelphia 76ers announced today a new partnership with Crypto.com, the fastest-growing crypto platform with more than 10 million users worldwide, designating the crypto company as the team’s official jersey patch partner.

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Ethereum Breaks Below 2750

Ethereum Breaks Below 2750

Ethereum price is under severe selling pressure after the markets close. ETHUSD is now down 8.5% at 2748 hitting the daily low and the lowest level since August 6.

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