China's Central Bank Digital Currency (CBDC) digital yuan, or e-CNY, has won a certain victory after completing tests in major Chinese cities. But the next war is now being fought between digital payment giants WeChat and Alipay.
In the last 7 days, the total cryptocurrency market cap has increased by about 5.7% (from $2.074T to $2.114T). As of the weekend, the total crypto market capitalization stands at $2.114 trillion. During the week, it recorded a low of $1.902T and a high of $2.2T.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) has advertised a position for a digital currency specialist. This is in line with the RBA's strategic plan to promote and support the development of payments in the country.
Governments are continuously recognizing cryptocurrency activities, including mining, through liberal legislation. Until recently, the surplus power was wasted. But some countries now want to use it for mining digital currencies.
Initially perceived as a scam and unreliable, digital currencies were only worth a few cents. Today, things are different as the cryptocurrency industry has grown immensely. This growth has brought with it some ridiculous stories worth telling.