The number of Lightning Network nodes has increased 160% over the past 12 months while the number of channels is up 170% since January.
Facebook has slated $50 million to be spent over the next two years through its XR Programs and Research fund.
While institutional Bitcoin products have experienced outflows for 13 of the past 17 weeks, the sector has now seen three straight weeks of inflows.
At a November 2020 virtual conference, Rob Kaplan said “it is critical that the Fed focuses on developing a digital currency in the coming months and years.”
Since the introduction of Bitcoin, Google has become an excellent popularity indicator for cryptocurrencies.
Many in the crypto space are calling for the U.S. to assert its foundational principles by implementing crypto policies in opposition to China.
Customers will have the option to deposit “as much or as little” of their paychecks as they want in the feature rolling out in the next few weeks.
In what is presumed as a technical error, popular crypto exchange Bitfinex paid a seismic $23.7 million dollars in a gas fee for a comparatively nominal $100K transaction.
The investment firm has increased its shares of GBTC by more than 105% since April.
The plea deal ends a nearly two-year legal battle between Griffith and U.S. prosecutors tied to a presentation the developer gave in Pyongyang.