Digital Yuan Wallet Ranks Among Most Downloaded Apps in China

Digital Yuan Wallet Ranks Among Most Downloaded Apps in ChinaThe new wallet of China’s state-issued digital currency has quickly become one of the most downloaded applications in the country, within days of its launch. Its use and integration with other apps have contributed to an increase of digital yuan payments, media reports unveil. Wallet Launch Boosts Digital Yuan Ahead of Lunar New Year and […]

Kazakhstan Shuts Down Banks, Internet Amid Unrest That Threatens Bitcoin Mining, Hashrate

Kazakhstan Shuts Down Banks, Internet Amid Unrest That Threatens Bitcoin Mining, HashrateMeasures imposed by authorities to quell mass protests in mining hotspot Kazakhstan are affecting cryptocurrency markets and the Bitcoin network hashrate. To deal with the civil unrest caused by rising fuel prices and a worsening economy, the government restricted access to the internet and closed down local banks. Fears are rising that the turmoil may […]