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There’s a New Platform for Bitcoin-Backed Borrowing and It’s Courting Banks to Lend
Max Keidun, CEO of non-custodial bitcoin exchange Hold Hodl, is launching a decentralized platform for stablecoin and fiat loans with Casa, Blockstream, Bitfinex and others.
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Solar panels at dusk (Justin Paget/Getty images)
Tesla, Blockstream, Block to Mine Bitcoin Using Solar Power in Texas
The project aims to show that bitcoin mining using 100% renewable energy can be done at scale, says Blockstream CEO Adam Back.
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Samson Mow Exits Blockstream to Focus on Nation-State Bitcoin Adoption
With Infinite Fleet close to the beta stage, Mow said he will also divert more attention to his gaming company Pixelmatic.
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El Salvador Bitcoin Bond Issuance Coming as Soon as March 15: Finance Minister
In a TV appearance, Alejandro Zelaya also confirmed that the coupon for the paper will be 6.5%.
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Construction workers, who are paid in bitcoin, work outside the Bitcoin Beach office in El Zonte, El Salvador in June 2021.  A forthcoming "Bitcoin Bond" could generate a huge wave of new development capital. (Cristina Baussan/Getty Images)
Behind the Scenes of El Salvador’s Bitcoin Bond With the Man Who Designed It
Samson Mow reveals the fast-moving process behind a radical financial experiment.
Construction workers, who are paid in bitcoin, work outside the Bitcoin Beach office in El Zonte, El Salvador in June 2021.  A forthcoming "Bitcoin Bond" could generate a huge wave of new development capital. (Cristina Baussan/Getty Images)

Like Batman, the IMF has made a habit of inflicting pain in defense of a greater good – or just enforcing the status quo. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)
El Salvador: Who Needs the IMF When You Have Bitcoin?
The IMF is a brutal bully constantly declaring its virtue. It’s about time someone pushed back.
Like Batman, the IMF has made a habit of inflicting pain in defense of a greater good – or just enforcing the status quo. (Jared Wickerham/Getty Images)

Macquarie Group building in Sydney, Australia. (Ian Waldie/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Blockstream to Pilot Renewable Bitcoin Mining Facility With Australia’s Macquarie Group
The bitcoin company said it has ambitions to scale to new sites as infrastructure is further developed. The first site will be in the U.S.
Macquarie Group building in Sydney, Australia. (Ian Waldie/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

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Blockstream Raises $210M, Acquires Mining Chip Manufacturer Spondoolies
The Series B round values Adam Back's Bitcoin technology firm at $3.2 billion.
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Blockstream Energy Could Let Bitcoin Miners Set Up Anywhere There's a Power Source
The new service will make it easier for energy producers in remote locations to capitalize on bitcoin mining opportunities.
Vilyuchinsky volcano on Kamchatka and High voltage power line