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Aside from mining ethereum, the Boden HIVE Blockchain facility is also home to ASICs for mining bitcoin. (Sandali Handagama)
Crypto Mining Firm BitNile to Start Bitcoin-Based Marketplace Next Year
BitNile may also be looking to diversify its business away from bitcoin mining, given the squeeze on margins the industry has experienced in recent months.
Aside from mining ethereum, the Boden HIVE Blockchain facility is also home to ASICs for mining bitcoin. (Sandali Handagama)

Rye co-founders Robin Chan, Justin Kan, Arjun Bhargava, Saurabh Sharma, Jamie Quint and Tikhon Bernstam (Rye)
A16z Leads $14M Funding Round for New E-Commerce Platform From Twitch Co-Founder
Rye plans to become fully decentralized on the Solana blockchain
Rye co-founders Robin Chan, Justin Kan, Arjun Bhargava, Saurabh Sharma, Jamie Quint and Tikhon Bernstam (Rye)

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EBay Acquires NFT Marketplace KnownOrigin for Undisclosed Amount
The move comes one month after eBay released its debut collection of NFTs.
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Amazon Not Close to Accepting Crypto as Payment in Retail Business, CEO Says
Still, Andy Jassy said the company may sell NFTs in the future.
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Hut 8’s Data Center Deal Will Set It Apart From Peers, Analyst Says
Hut 8 closed on its C$30 million purchase of 5 of TeraGo’s Canadian data centers on Jan. 31.
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First Mover Asia: Bitcoin Falls Below $44K After Fed Minutes Release
The cryptocurrency drops almost 6%, and altcoins also fall.
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Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD.com Reveals NFTs
JD Technology is offering free collectibles to people who sign up for its conference.
JD's seven NFTs (JD Technology)

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Verifone Partners With BitPay to Support Crypto Payments
Rollout will commence later this year across Verifone’s merchant network in the U.S.
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Paxful Launches Tool Allowing Businesses to Receive Payment in Bitcoin
The tool will convert customers' payments into bitcoin, which is then sent to the merchant's digital wallet.
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Ebay Allows Sale of NFTs on Platform
The report comes less than two weeks after CEO Jamie Iannone said eBay was looking at how to get into the NFT market.
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