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Canadian Exchanges' Cap on Annual Purchases Excludes Only Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin and Bitcoin Cash

In line with regulations, Canadian crypto exchanges are introducing measures to cap the annual buy limit for selected cryptoassets at CAD 30,000 (USD 23,250) per year - and these exclude (only) four large coins. While the cap will not impact Canadian crypto investors’ capacity to invest in some of the leading coins, it is likely to cut their purchases of a wide range of altcoins…. Read more →

Solana-Based Phantom Wallet Unveils ‘Burn NFTs’ to Protect Customers From Scams

Solana (SOL)-based wallet provider Phantom has announced a new feature that will burn spam non-fungible tokens (NFTs) sent by scammers. In an August 18 blog post, the Phantom team said that spam NFTs have evolved to be a practical way for bad actors looking to steal users’ funds….Read More: Solana-Based Phantom Wallet Unveils ‘Burn NFTs’ to Protect Customers From Scams… Read more →

Russian Bitcoin Miners ‘Used 1.25GW’ to Power Their Rigs Last Year, Double the 2020 Total – Report

Russian bitcoin (BTC) miners reportedly used a whopping 1.25 gigawatts (GW) of electrical power to fuel their activities in 2021, almost double their total for 2020 – as the industry continues to expand in the nation. Per Novie Izvetiya, Intelion Data Systems experts calculated that altcoin mining efforts last year may have used up to 0. Read more →