New York Crypto News
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NYC Mayor plans to ask Governor Hochul to veto crypto mining bill
Passing the crypto mining bill into law will cause New York residents significant economic damage, according to Mayor Adams.
Lawmaker behind NY crypto mining bill clarifies it is not a blanket PoW ban
New York Assembly Bill A7389C seeks to introduce a two-year moratorium on the issuance and renewal of PoW crypto mining companies that use fossil fuels.
New York Attorney General issues new warning to cryptocurrency investors
Attorney General Letitia James issues retail cryptocurrency investors a list of warnings to watch out for.
New York Assembly passes bill to temporarily ban Bitcoin mining
The essence of the moratorium is to give the state enough time to examine the impact of mining in the state.
What happened to the BitMEX founders in New York federal court?
Arthur Hayes and Benjamin Delo faced charges of violating the Bank Secrecy Act and money laundering regulations.
Why the New York mayor is in favor of crypto education
New York City mayor-elect, Eric Adams, has revealed that he would be receiving his salary in crypto alongside driving crypto education in schools.
Bitcoin (BTC) hashrate shifts to the US as states vie for miners’ attention
Foundry US has revealed that BTC hashrate in the United States is converging in areas with access to renewable energy sources.
Coinseed barred from operating in New York after shady Dogecoin (DOGE) dealings
New York’s attorney general has secured a ruling that bars Coinseed from operating within in its jurisdiction.
Goldman Sachs announces Ethereum futures, institutional interest grows
Answering their clients’ interests, the Wall Street giant expands into Ethereum.
New York turns to IBM blockchain to battle the coronavirus
Traditional consensus says blockchain technology is outdated and serves little need to society. But you can show the naysayers this COVID-19 mobile app the next time.
There’s a new Congressional candidate in New York, and he’s bullish on Bitcoin and crypto
Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have become a growing force in the economy, with some of the world’s biggest investors and innovators entering the space.
New York Governor warns lockdowns could last through 2020; how will Bitcoin fare?
The COVID-19 pandemic is growing at an alarming pace, impacting virtually every major country and having devastating impacts on the global economy.
JPMorgan reportedly in talks about merging Quorum with Ethereum development studio ConsenSys
In a Reuters exclusive today, the breaking news outlet reported that banking giant JPMorgan’s blockchain unit “Quorum” and Joseph Lubin’s Ethereum accelerator ConsenSys are discussing a merger, according to people familiar with the plans.
Ethereum researcher Virgil Griffith denied bail on charges of conspiring with North Korea
Virgil Griffith, the head of Ethereum’s special projects division who was arrested on federal charges of conspiracy with North Korea, has been denied bail.
Quadency CEO talks crypto trading platforms, obstacles for adoption and crypto predictions for 2020
CryptoSlate recently had the opportunity to chat with Rosh Singh, the CEO and Co-Founder of Quadency, a New York-based technology startup building digital asset trading and portfolio management tools for retail and institutional investors.
Bitfinex calls $1.4 trillion Tether lawsuit ‘meritless and mercenary’
iFinex, the parent company of crypto exchange Bitfinex and Tether, is facing a lawsuit accusing them of manipulating the market.
Binance listing NYDFS-approved “BUSD” stablecoin next week
Binance announced that it will begin listing the NYDFS-approved BUSD.
An inside look at a ConsenSys-funded web 3.0 accelerator [INTERVIEW]
We interviewed Gabriel Anderson, the Managing Director of Tachyon, an accelerator for startups utilizing blockchain and web 3 technologies, funded by ConsenSys.
Bitfinex must face New York attorney general in fraud lawsuit, says judge
A New York judge ruled Bitfinex must face the fraud suit and impending investigation set against it in April by New York attorney general Letitia James, denying the company’s request for the case to be dismissed due to lack of jurisdiction, Bloomberg reported.