21/04/19 09:00 UTC-4

Sunday digest of cryptocurrency news – what's new over the past week

Last week's cryptocurrency news digest
Last week's cryptocurrency news digest

In the cryptocurrency world, several important events happened over the past week. Our editorial board offers to read the news of the world of cryptocurrency and blockchainBlockchain
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  1. On April 14, the President of Belarus, Alexander Lukashenko, during a meeting with employees of the High-Tech Park, announced that he intends to build a large data center and mine Bitcoin next to the new Belarusian nuclear power plant.
  2. On April 15, the IMF, together with the World Bank, launched their own "learning" cryptocurrency –Learning Coin. A press release about the first testing of the coin was published in the Financial Times.
  3. French Economy and Finance Minister, Bruno Le Mare, said that France wants to encourage other members of the European Union to accept the rules of cryptocurrency. According to Reuters, France will ask members of the European Union to adopt a regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies, like that adopted last week.
  4. On April 16, the CoinMarketCap market information provider presented a new application for the Android operating system. In addition, the service announced a software update application for iOS.
  5. On April 17, the active blocking of Bitcoin SV cryptocurrencies began.
  6. Cold wallets for storing crypto through exchanges should adopt the new rules and regulations of the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA).
  7. After the recent release of a bitcoin search game called Satoshi's Treasures, which, according to the creator, contains 400 tips that will lead to $ 1 million in BTC, the first three tips released this week are hacked.

Editor: Jerg Wos

See also: "#blockchainforgood in Estonia: President of the country spoke about the era of digital money"

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17/05/19 06:00 UTC-4

#DropGold Bitcoin movement is now on American TV channels

​On May 16, it was reported that the popular American TV channels, National Geographic and Fox News, will broadcast a video ad for the DropGold movement. As it became known, the project was financed by Grayscale Investments and Barry Silbert.

03/05/19 09:00 UTC-4

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum for people!

​On May 3rd, the Ethereum cryptocurrency developer stated that Ethereum coins are intended primarily for ordinary people. According to Vitalik Buterin, cryptocurrencies should become easier and more reliable.

20/05/19 10:08 UTC-4

WhatsApp messenger now supports Bitcoin and Litecoin payments

​On Sunday, May 19th, developers from the Zulu Republic team reported on the implementation of a special bot for crypto transactions inside the WhatsApp messenger. Now the WhatsApp network can make payments in Bitcoins and Litecoin.

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