Top news of the week: 29.09.2020.

Dollar, Money, Innovation, Global financial system, Iranian rial, IPv6

Bitcoin Futures

On Sep 24, 2020
@ErikVoorhees shared
RT @iamsandali: My latest focus-piece on Iran. I had the great pleasure of speaking with some incredible people. Iran was a bitcoin mining hub, or well on its way to becoming one... but now, things may have changed. https://t.co/IYunvOX9dB
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Iran Is Ripe for Bitcoin Adoption, Even as Government Clamps Down on Mining

Iran Is Ripe for Bitcoin Adoption, Even as Government Clamps Down on Mining

Iran is regulating bitcoin mining with an iron fist. But as U.S. sanctions and the pandemic put pressure on the economy, Iranians are seriously considering bitcoin as an alternative to the ...

On Sep 25, 2020
@cgledhill shared
The Winklevosses have launched their #bitcoin exchange in the UK https://t.co/6Yjn21OzAu #fintech https://t.co/IV89mzOjp9
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The Winklevosses have launched their bitcoin exchange in the UK

The Winklevosses have launched their bitcoin exchange in the UK

Gemini arrives in the UK with a plan to cash in on the pandemic bitcoin rush

On Sep 28, 2020
@Excellion shared
RT @zerohedge: No Internet, No Problem. Venezuela Gets Bitcoin Satellite Node https://t.co/4FSYmnbCqV
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No Internet, No Problem. Venezuela Gets Bitcoin Satellite Node

No Internet, No Problem. Venezuela Gets Bitcoin Satellite Node

"We started in Venezuela because of the obvious connectivity problems and Cryptobuyer is always looking for a way to be resilient to these kinds of problems by anticipating any possible ...

On Sep 25, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
#Twitter CEO @jack speaks positively on a future stemming from #Bitcoin and #blockchain innovation, @benjaminpirus reports. https://t.co/FPELICdXZl
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Square CEO Jack Dorsey says Bitcoin holds the keys to security

Square CEO Jack Dorsey says Bitcoin holds the keys to security

He also took the time to discuss how content saved via Blockchains becomes effectively immutable.

On Sep 22, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
The OCC published guidance regarding fiat-backed stablecoins, while the ECB thinks a digital euro would "complement" traditional money. Stay up on the latest crypto and blockchain news, w/ @danielgkuhn https://t.co/RzSoQuaoFc
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Blockchain Bites: OCC’s Stablecoin Guidance, EU’s Digital Euro Plans, Chamath’s Bitcoin

Blockchain Bites: OCC’s Stablecoin Guidance, EU’s Digital Euro Plans, Chamath’s Bitcoin

The OCC published guidance on banking relationships with stablecoin issuers, while the ECB thinks a digital euro would "complement" traditional money.

On Sep 28, 2020
@kyletorpey shared
"Despite what cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has claimed about their USDC token in the past, simply putting dollars on a public blockchain does not mean they work in a manner that is at all similar to bitcoin." https://t.co/ZcdwC9FMgl
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Bitcoin for Savings, Stablecoins for Spending

Bitcoin for Savings, Stablecoins for Spending

Combining bitcoin as a savings technology with stablecoins as a payment technology may enable the perfect mainstream cryptocurrency wallet.

On Sep 28, 2020
@CoinDesk shared
In the latest Crypto Long & Short newsletter, @NoelleInMadrid talks about how the latest OCC statement that says banks can support stablecoin reserves is an innovation trigger in disguise https://t.co/jvV4VjbU19
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Crypto Long & Short: The OCC’s Stablecoin Statement Is a Seed of Financial Innovation

Crypto Long & Short: The OCC’s Stablecoin Statement Is a Seed of Financial Innovation

The OCC statement allowing banks to support stablecoin reserves is an innovation trigger, encouraging serious money to take notice.

On Sep 24, 2020
@Cointelegraph shared
#Bitcoin adoption and climate change: The two may be more interconnected than you think https://t.co/dF13mEpXk6
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Bitcoin adoption heats up as climate change wreaks havoc worldwide

Bitcoin adoption heats up as climate change wreaks havoc worldwide

As the world continues to warm and face the effects of climate change, what does this mean for Bitcoin, blockchain and the world of crypto?