The Bank of Russia has called for a complete ban on cryptocurrency.

  • January 20, 2022

The central bank of Russia has proposed making cryptocurrency trade, mining, and usage illegal. Cryptocurrency ownership would be permitted.


Walmart is quietly preparing to enter the metaverse.

  • January 17, 2022

In a separate filing, the company said it would offer users a virtual currency, as well as non-fungible tokens, or NFTs.


On the Ethereum blockchain, Tether has frozen $160 million in USDT stablecoin.

  • January 14, 2022

The last time Tether froze an account was in late December.


Solana Could Become the Visa of Digital-Asset World: Bank of America.

  • January 12, 2022

In a research note, the bank predicted that Solana and other blockchains may snag market share from Ethereum over time.


China's digital currency has arrived on its most popular messaging app, WeChat, which has over a billion users.

  • January 11, 2022

Tencent-owned WeChat, China's most popular messaging app and one of the country's most popular payment platforms, will begin supporting the digital yuan.


Tesla's owner claims that his electric car mined $800 in cryptocurrency per month.

  • January 09, 2022

Tesla owners tell how they've mined cryptocurrencies using the car's internal computer and battery power.


The world's second-largest mining hub, Kazakhstan, has shut down due to deadly protests.

  • January 07, 2022

The world's second-largest bitcoin mining country lost internet connection, taking up to 15% of the network offline.


In 2021, cryptocurrency scammers made a record-breaking $14 billion.

  • January 05, 2022

In 2021, the most common type of cryptocurrency-related crime was scumming, which was followed by theft, the majority of which was committed through the hacking of cryptocurrency firms


The country's largest bank has launched the country's first blockchain exchange-traded fund (ETF).

  • January 03, 2022

The Sber Blockchain Economy Index, which includes crypto asset and mining companies, will be tracked by the exchange-traded fund.


The Russian Central Bank will collect information on crypto-related transactions between individuals.

  • January 01, 2022

The Central Bank of Russia intends to obtain information from commercial banks on various money transfers between private persons, including cryptocurrency traders.