Bitcoin was almost named Netcoin by Satoshi Nakamoto, hints domain data

Coming up with a good name is often one of the most difficult decisions one needs to make when launching a new service or business. Historical data on domain...

El Salvador’s Bitcoin decision: Tracking adoption a year later

El Salvador, the small Central American country that made history just over a year ago when Bitcoin (BTC) submitted a legal tender, recently celebrated its first year of BTC...

Solana wallet fires up the grill to burn spam NFTs out of existence

Phantom, the Solana-based wallet provider, has launched a new copy feature that allows users to remove unwanted tokens (NFTs) sent by scammers. According to a blog post Thursday from the...

NFTs democratize music industry and redistribute song rights

The music industry continues to find innovative ways to incorporate decentralized technology into new releases to benefit artists and their fans. Electronic dance music (EDM) artist R3HAB and the blockchain-based...

Telegram founder suggests ‘NFT-like smart contracts’ to auction usernames

Pavel Durov, founder of the crypto-messaging app Telegram, has floated the idea of ​​a marketplace that could use “NFT-like smart contracts” to auction highly sought-after usernames. Durov made the proposal...

White hat: I returned most of the stolen Nomad funds and all I got...

The hackers behind the $190 million Nomad Bridge are now incentivized with white-hat non-fungible tokens (NFTs) if they return nearly all of the money they stole from the protocol...

How Bitcoin ATMs in Greece fare during a record-breaking tourist season

Greece is world-renowned for its idyllic beaches and laid-back lifestyle. Before the outbreak of the global pandemic, the World Travel and Tourism Council said that tourism generated more than...

New York judge orders Tether to document USDT backing

FOMC rate hike scenarios The Fed is preparing to discuss the extent to which it can raise benchmark lending rates to curb record inflation. Interestingly, the market is expecting the...

Bitcoin ‘nuke’ warning as Fed rate hike decision looms — Dollar index hits 20-year...

Bitcoin (BTC) experienced a weak recovery on September 21, and the US dollar jumped to a new yearly high as investors await the Federal Open Market Committee's interest rate...

Raise a glass to Satoshi’s Place: the challenge of running Bitcoin businesses

The Bitcoin Center (BTC) in Greater Manchester opened on September 16, where everything - absolutely everything is Bitcoin-themed or geared. Cointelegraph took a trip to the bar and workshop...