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The infrastructure bill is hanging in the balance. What would its enactment mean for crypto?

[ad_1] Later today, the United States House of Representatives is expected to vote on the bipartisan Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act of 2021, a bill authorizing sweeping investments in domains such as passenger rail, bridge repair, clean and wastewater facilities, clean energy transmission, and universal access to high-speed internet. Also tucked into the massive bill are several provisions that would directly affect millions of crypto users if enacted, particularly the
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Ardadex Protocol Announce Public Launch and Token Sale to Early Adopters

[ad_1] Advertisment Ardadex Protocol is an innovative platform on Cardano Blockchain that provides users with advanced AMM and NFT functionalities. Ardadex Protocol integrates both AMM and NFT services aggregated from the crypto space. Ardadex Protocol will power NFT marketplace for Digital Creators and online creators to Mint & trade digital commodities using our super sleek, easy to use user interface on Ardadex Protocol. What problem is Ardadex solving? Smart contracts
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Powers On… Don’t worry, Bitcoin’s adoption will not be stopped – Cointelegraph Magazine

[ad_1]  In a series of  recent interviews and speeches, United States Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman Gary Gensler has called the cryptocurrencies market the “Wild West” due to its unregulated and allegedly fraud-filled atmosphere, predicting that the coins were doomed to fail. Powers On… is a monthly opinion column from Marc Powers, who spent much of his 40-year legal career working with complex securities-related cases in the United States after
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What do parties think of crypto and blockchain?

[ad_1] The use of new technologies such as blockchain or artificial intelligence has been in the spotlight lately and gaining more acceptance from governments around the world. On Sunday, Sept. 26, Germans voted in parliamentary elections that marked the end of Angela Merkel’s 16 years in office. Since 2005, Germany has experienced deep crises, but also unprecedented prosperity. Merkel’s departure creates a power vacuum, but it also creates the chance for
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Bitcoin yet to prove inflation hedge status, but the time may come soon

[ad_1] For years, the narrative surrounding Bitcoin (BTC) has been one which has portrayed the digital asset as being a hedge against monetary inflation. This is because inflation figures have been on the rise across the board over the last couple of years thanks in large part to governments printing copious amounts of their local fiat assets to counter the financial devastation caused by the COVID-19 pandemic.To put things into
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Bitcoin, mayor, Cool Valley, airdrop, St. Louis, Missouri

[ad_1] Cool Valley, Missouri, a small town of about 1,500 in the St. Louis County area, found itself the subject of international attention recently after its mayor, Jayson Stewart, announced that he planned to give each resident up to $1,000 in Bitcoin. Stewart, a passionate environmentalist who spent years cleaning up the world’s oceans and ran on a platform of correcting old mistakes, believes Bitcoin education holds keys to growing the
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Here’s why Bitcoin mining stocks have been outperforming BTC price in 2021

[ad_1] Bitcoin (BTC) might have outperformed traditional financial markets regarding investment returns, but the cryptocurrency still fell behind Bitcoin-related companies.The price of BTC climbed by about 290% year-over-year in which it surged from $10,695 to a little over $42,000. In comparison, shares of Marathon Digital Holdings (MARA), one of the largest North American crypto mining companies, rose by 1,641% in the same period.MARA stock weekly price chart. Source: TradingView.comInstitutions-led pumpMore
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Cardano’s Alonzo hard fork was a success but real utility could be a while

[ad_1] Cardano (ADA) reached a major milestone in its roadmap on Sep. 13 as its blockchain launched Plutus-powered smart contracts as a part of the Alonzo hard fork. The Alonzo hard fork has been highly anticipated in the Cardano community as well as the cryptocurrency sphere at large.The smart contract functionality is meant to allow Cardano to become a platform on which developers can build decentralized applications (DApps) and even mint nonfungible
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What is Staking? Taking a closer look at how staking works with PhoenixDAO

[ad_1] Advertisment Most people think about using a centralised exchange to buy crypto when they’re ready to invest in crypto. Some who have technical expertise might even consider crypto mining as a way to dip their toes in the crypto world and earn coins. However, crypto staking remains one of the easiest ways to acquire cryptocurrency and keep earning passive income on current holdings. What is Staking in Crypto? Staking
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Crypto baffles mainstream media, but should blockchain advocates care?

[ad_1] The relationship between crypto and mainstream media (MSM) is complex, and it’s probably fair to say that some in the crypto community haven’t been overjoyed with the treatment they’ve received over the years. MSM has largely ignored Bitcoin (BTC) and other cryptocurrencies outside of occasional reports of hacks, ransomware attacks and other illicit activities. “They’ve done a fairly poor job of coverage for the last decade and it’s almost always