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Should The Federal Reserve Add Bitcoin To Its Balance Sheet?

Senator Cynthia Lummis and a former Federal Reserve vice chair recently discussed whether the U.S. central bank should hold bitcoin on its balance sheet.

During a February 16 webinar on “crypto” hosted by the Hatch Center, the policy arm of national think tank the Orrin G. Hatch Foundation, Hatch Foundation Executive Director Matt Sandgren was joined by U.S. Senator Cynthia Lummis, former Federal Reserve Vice Chair Randal Quarles and Bitstamp CEO Robert Zagotta…

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Bitcoin HODLer Accumulation Is Increasing

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Many underestimate the power of open source software and its ability to enable incredible things. For decades open source software projects have struggled to monetize.
Many have done it successfully, but never without the need to get really creative or get bought out by a big corporation that was leveraging the software…

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Against The Inevitability Of Bitcoin

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Bitcoiners are optimists.

When Satoshi Nakamoto wrote and released the first code that began the Bitcoin experiment, it was an inherently optimistic act in response to the economic and monetary turbulence referenced in the genesis block.

Satoshi was a cypherpunk, a group that envisioned shaping a better future through deliberate technological innovation, particularly in regards to software…

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Why Wells Fargo Thinks Bitcoin Its Early, But Not “Too Early”

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The banking institution classified Bitcoin and digital assets as a “viable investment”, but believes they are in their nascent phase and early stages in terms of investment maturity. The report concluded that BTC’s price alone has compounded at a 216% rate since 2010.

In contrast, the S&P 500 Index has compounded at a 16% over the same period. This performance on BTC’s price and other cryptocurrencies has benefited early investors in particular. Wells Fargo claims 2,755 of those that comprised Forbes 2021 World’s Billionaires List saw their wealth explode on crypto investments.

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The Rise of Automation in Cannabis Cultivation  

The industry continues demonstrating to the world that, despite legal status, cannabis is not immune to the wave of automation we’ve been seeing in recent years; and as such, the industry has even developed its own version of technology known as “cannatech”. The integration of cannatech in the age-old world of cannabis is resulting in cutting-edge technologies that impact nearly every aspect of the industry, including cultivation.

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