Australia introduces classification for crypto assets

The next major step of a national regulatory discussion will come with a release of a similar paper on the possible licensing and custody framework for crypto in mid-2023.

Original source: Cointelegraph By David Attlee

Publish date: Feb. 3, 2023

Core Scientific to hand over 27K rigs to pay $38M debt

The crypto mining company Core Scientific said in a court filing that the machines were no longer necessary for its operations and future plans.

Original source: Cointelegraph By Ezra Reguerra

Publish date: Feb. 3, 2023

Why did Bitcoin price go down today? BTC traders brace for $23K retest

Bitcoin price gains take a hit from a rising U.S. dollar as excitement over the Fed's rate hike and market commentary fades.

Original source: Cointelegraph By William Suberg

Publish date: Feb. 3, 2023

Ray Dalio says Bitcoin is not the answer, the community responds

The billionaire has historically gone back and forth between having positive and negative sentiments around Bitcoin.

Original source: Cointelegraph By Ezra Reguerra

Publish date: Feb. 3, 2023

Nifty News: Bitcoin NFTs cause spicy fees, Mastercard exec tokenizes resignation letter and more

The Bitcoin Ordinals project is raising transaction fees on the blockchain, Mastercard’s nonfungible token (NFT) lead has quit and minted his resignation letter, eBay has opened new roles related to Web3 and OpenSea creators get a bunch of new tools.

Original source: Cointelegraph By Jesse Coghlan

Publish date: Feb. 3, 2023

MicroStrategy says no plans to stop trading BTC as paper loss hits $1.3B

MicroStrategy’s Q4 results revealed the company recorded impairment charges of nearly $200 million on its BTC holdings last quarter and is down over a billion dollars on its crypto play over 2022.

Original source: Cointelegraph By Jesse Coghlan

Publish date: Feb. 3, 2023