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Miami's Bitcoin Conference May Be the Latest Covid-19 Super Spreader Event

Miami’s Bitcoin Conference May Be the Latest Covid-19 Super Spreader Event

Photo: Marco Bello (Getty Images) Several crypto fans that descended on Miami, Florida, last weekend for the largest bitcoin conference in history are now saying they’ve tested positive for covid-19. Advertisement Larry Cermak, research director at the cryptocurrency news outlet the Block, said on Twitter Thursday that while he hadn’t personally tested positive, “everyone” whom …

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Square Will Invest $5 Million to Build an Open-Source, Solar-Powered Bitcoin Mining Facility

Square Will Invest $5 Million to Build an Open-Source, Solar-Powered Bitcoin Mining Facility

Graphic: Blockstream Square, the digital payments firm led by Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, is teaming up with blockchain technology provider Blockstream Mining to build an open-source, solar-powered bitcoin mining facility at one of Blockstream’s U.S. sites. Advertisement Square will invest $5 million in the facility, which will be a “proof-of-concept for a 100% renewable energy …

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Bitcoin Burning a Hole in Your Pocket? Now You Can Spend It Using Apple Pay

Bitcoin Burning a Hole in Your Pocket? Now You Can Spend It Using Apple Pay

Photo: Ozan Kose / AFP (Getty Images) In case you haven’t noticed, Bitcoin’s having a bit of a moment. The cryptocurrency’s value reached record heights in recent weeks, you’ll soon be able to buy a Tesla with it, and, as of Friday, you can now spend Bitcoin (and other cryptocurrencies) via Apple Pay. BitPay, a …

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Tesla Discloses $1.5 Billion Purchase of Bitcoin in Latest SEC Filing

Tesla Discloses $1.5 Billion Purchase of Bitcoin in Latest SEC Filing

Photo: Hannibal Hanschke (Getty Images) Tesla has purchased $1.5 billion in bitcoin, according to its latest SEC filing on Monday. The electric car company made the purchase sometime since January 2021, though the filing doesn’t say what price the company locked into. From the SEC filing: In January 2021, we updated our investment policy to …

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