The Weekly News Roundup, ending 8 August 2021

QUOTE OF THE WEEK:
“If they have to hide it, it means that they are vulnerable to accountability.”

Any comments or suggestions, feel free to reach out.

Be well, Everyone. And think for yourself. Even if it alienates you from the crowd. ESPECIALLY if alienates you from the crowd. Owning your sovereign agency means sometimes you need to ride the seas alone.


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Podcasts

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This Week In Twitter

After everything that’s gone down, I agree.

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Inflation, mining stats, and the birth of a meme this week.


Headlines


#DontKillCrypto Trends As Ted Cruz Warns Of ‘Dangerous’ Provisions In Infrastructure Bill


Adoption
https://cointelegraph.com/news/paypal-reportedly-assembling-crypto-team-in-ireland-as-bitcoin-adoption-grows
https://cointelegraph.com/news/nigerian-crypto-adoption-rises-despite-govt-crackdown
https://cointelegraph.com/news/square-to-acquire-australian-fintech-afterpay-in-29b-deal
https://cointelegraph.com/news/aussie-crypto-exchange-coinjar-partners-with-mastercard-for-crypto-cards
https://cointelegraph.com/news/btc-payments-coming-to-certain-quiznos-shops-thanks-to-bakkt-collaboration
https://cointelegraph.com/news/akon-s-akoin-pilot-heralded-a-success-eyes-countrywide-rollout-in-kenya
https://www.coindesk.com/uruguay-crypto-bill-legal-tender-juan-sartori
https://cointelegraph.com/news/coinbase-users-can-now-buy-crypto-with-apple-pay
https://cointelegraph.com/news/digital-asset-platform-zipmex-partners-with-visa-in-asia-pacific
https://www.coindesk.com/philipp-plein-becomes-first-major-fashion-brand-to-accept-crypto-payments


CBDC (are just Surveillance Tokens)
https://cointelegraph.com/news/venezuela-to-launch-cbdc-in-october-and-cut-six-zeros-from-its-currency
https://cointelegraph.com/news/cambodia-explores-cross-border-transactions-of-cbdc-like-bakong
https://www.coindesk.com/jpmorgan-says-cbdcs-must-not-cannibalize-commercial-financial-systems



Chatter, Commentary and Opinions
https://cointelegraph.com/news/eth-2-0-will-help-ether-outpace-bitcoin-pantera-capital-ceo-predicts
https://cointelegraph.com/news/new-study-reveals-high-demand-for-payments-in-cryptocurrency
https://www.coindesk.com/binance-us-ceo-brian-brooks-quits-cites-strategic-differences
https://www.coindesk.com/money-reimagined-genslers-sec-is-the-same-old-sec
https://www.coindesk.com/what-crypto-analysts-say-about-ethereum-hard-fork



Crime
Nothing of note this week.


DYOR
Nothing of note this week.


Implementation
https://cointelegraph.com/news/voyager-digital-acquires-crypto-payments-company-coinify
ESTABLISHED FINANCIAL SERVICES COMPANY BUYS BITCOIN ATM COMPANY TO GET EXPOSURE TO THE SPACE-
https://cointelegraph.com/news/ncr-corporation-plans-to-purchase-bitcoin-atm-company-libertyx
https://cointelegraph.com/news/circle-and-unstoppable-domains-to-introduce-username-based-usdc-payments
https://cointelegraph.com/news/binance-to-bring-bitcoin-payments-to-shopify-via-new-partnership
https://cointelegraph.com/news/myetherwallet-founder-notes-two-key-aspects-of-ethereum-london-hard-fork
https://cointelegraph.com/news/new-bill-in-ukraine-to-allow-payments-in-cryptocurrency-says-official
https://www.coindesk.com/new-york-city-to-explore-blockchain-for-preventing-deed-fraud-in-land-sales
https://www.coindesk.com/telecoms-giant-swisscom-launches-chainlink-node-for-defi-data



Legistlation & Regulation
a view from the outside: https://finance.yahoo.com/news/crypto-bill-us-congress-most-120000348.html
https://cointelegraph.com/news/south-korean-regulator-to-reportedly-shut-down-11-crypto-exchanges
https://cointelegraph.com/news/square-to-acquire-australian-fintech-afterpay-in-29b-deal
https://cointelegraph.com/news/sec-chair-wants-robust-crypto-regulatory-regime-for-the-us
https://cointelegraph.com/news/hsbc-uk-reportedly-cuts-credit-card-payments-to-binance
https://cointelegraph.com/news/new-spanish-bill-aims-to-enable-mortgage-payments-in-crypto
https://cointelegraph.com/news/treasury-secretary-reportedly-against-amending-crypto-language-in-infrastructure-bill
https://cointelegraph.com/news/binance-to-restrict-derivatives-trading-for-hong-kong-users
https://www.coindesk.com/binance-to-take-proactive-stance-to-compliance
https://www.coindesk.com/u-s-considers-banking-regulator-whos-wary-of-crypto-report



Mining
https://cointelegraph.com/news/gop-lawmakers-want-bitcoin-miners-to-be-exempted-from-proposed-crypto-taxes
https://www.coindesk.com/bitfarms-bitcoin-july-production
https://www.coindesk.com/fidelity-takes-7-4-stake-in-marathon-digital


NFT
https://cointelegraph.com/news/nfts-are-next-for-enterprise-ethereum-says-consensys-founder-joe-lubin
https://www.coindesk.com/bundesliga-partners-with-topps-on-first-ever-nft-collection


Rumor mill
Nothing of note this week.


Scams
Nothing of note this week.

Taxation
Nothing of note this week.


The Wall Street
https://cointelegraph.com/news/cash-app-s-quarterly-bitcoin-revenue-triples-despite-btc-impairment-loss-for-square
https://cointelegraph.com/news/jpmorgan-now-offers-clients-access-to-six-crypto-funds-but-only-if-they-ask


TimeCapsule
Nothing of note this week.


You Do Not Change Bitcoin. Bitcoin Changes You.
Nothing of note this week.


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