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A subsidiary of budget Mexican airline Volaris will accept Bitcoin as payment.

As a result of El Salvador's mainstream Bitcoin adoption, Volaris El Salvador, a local subsidiary of budget Mexican airline Volaris, will now accept Bitcoin...

New York Attorney General shuts down two more crypto exchanges.

New York Attorney General Letitia James has ordered two more cryptocurrency exchanges to immediately cease their operations in the state. In addition to closing...

The U.S. CFTC has slapped Tether with $42.5 million in penalties.

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has slapped Tether with US$42.5 million in penalties, saying it made “untrue” and “misleading” statements and “omissions...

The U.K. Gambling Commission issues a warning about Ethereum-based NFT platform.

The U.K. Gambling Commission (UKGC) has issued a warning and notice about fantasy football NFT platform SoRare.com. However, the gambling regulator did not take...

Second-largest US mortgage lender UWM ditches bitcoin payments plans after running a test.

United Wholesale Mortgage (UWM), one of the largest wholesale and purchase lenders in the United States, is ditching Bitcoin payments plans after running a...

American billionaire Barry Sternlich reveals he bought bitcoin for inflation protection.

Despite saying that it is "crazily volatile," the American billionaire Barry Sternlicht admitted he owns some bitcoin. Apart from it, he also has some...

North America is the biggest target of ransomware attackers.

North America has been extorted for the most money by ransomware attackers of any region -- and the groups targeting it tend to be...

UnitedMasters will let artists get paid in cryptocurrencies.

According to the Bloomberg report, UnitedMasters, a U.S. music distributor, will allow artists to get paid in cryptocurrencies via Coinbase, the companies said Tuesday,...

US SEC discards settlement speculations with its disagreement of Ripple’s seal appeal.

The latest update in the XRP lawsuit saw the US SEC disagree with Ripple's exclusive redaction and seal appeal. This dispute refers to the...

Google has partnered with Bakkt to expand the usability of crypto.

Digital asset marketplace Bakkt has partnered with tech giant Google to expand the usability of cryptocurrency. Thus, users will soon be able to add...

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