New York News
New York City is the largest city in the USA and is also important globally as a financial, political, economic, touristic and cultural center. Along with Tokyo and London, New York is considered to be one of the main centers of the global economy. In terms of Bitcoin, the New York Stock Exchange has recently included a stock market index for Bitcoin (NYXBT) which is the first official index for a cryptocurrency. Cryptocurrencies have a special place in New York, as it is legal to use, easy to get and a lot of Wall Street experts have acknowledged the significance of cryptocurrencies in the economy. Besides this, New York is a place for numerous crypto-related meetings and conferences. Also, there is a New York Coin (NYC) made especially for citizens of New York.
A billboard demanding for the release of Silk Road founder Ross Ulbricht will reside in Times Square for several months.
Times Square Billboard Calls for Release of Silk Road Founder
Riot Blockchain is relocating a portion of its operations to a facility operated by Coinmint in New York despite it comprising the epicenter of the U.S. COVID-1...
Bitcoin Miner Braves Pandemic Amid Partial Relocation to New York
A Bitcoin miner in upstate New York has sold 106 petahash of its computing power to an undisclosed buyer, using a physically-settled “BTC hashpower contract.”
New York Power Plant Sells Bitcoin Hashpower to Institutional Investors
Major crypto and blockchain-focused event, Consensus, will not be hosting a conference in New York in 2020.
Consensus 2020 Crypto Event Goes Virtual Due to Coronavirus
The NYDFS has sent a letter to all regulated institutions engaged in crypto-related activities, asking them to submit detailed plans for weathering the coronavi...
New York Regulators Require Crypto Firms to Submit Coronavirus Plans
USDT remains the largest stablecoin by far and is listed on all the major exchanges and wallets. Sogani: “Any [court] decision will impact the industry directly...
Proving That Tether Manipulated Bitcoin 2017 Bull Run Won’t Be Easy
A New York power plant turns to Bitcoin mining in a bid to increase its profitability, adding $50,000 to daily revenues.
New York Power Plant Mines $50,000 of Bitcoin a Day