Ukraine War Throws Timing of El Salvador’s Bitcoin Bond Debut into Doubt

El Salvador may launch its sovereign bitcoin (BTC) bonds as early as tomorrow – but the war in Ukraine may cause disruption to the plans of the President Nayib Bukele-led government.

BTC Breaks $47K as Russia-Ukraine War Continues

Noelle Acheson, Genesis Global Trading head of market insights, discusses the recent upswing in the crypto markets, possibly driven by the Luna Foundation Guard’s heavy BTC purchases in the open market. Plus, a conversation on how the Russia-Ukraine War can shift the state of the market and why there is an increased interest in ETH among investors.

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War in Ukraine: Tracking the fighting with satellites

With Ukraine’s counter-offensive shrouded in secrecy and Russian-controlled territory impenetrable, can satellite data help you see into a war zone? The Economist’s Senior data journalist, Sondre Ulvund Solstad, breaks down how he uses fires to track the fighting.

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El Salvador is using volcano power to mine bitcoin

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A year on, El Salvador’s bitcoin trial is stumbling

A year after El Salvador adopted bitcoin as legal tender, the area where the world’s first cryptocurrency city was meant to be built is still a dense jungle.

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