MrBitcoin July 9, 2019

David Marcus, the head of Calibra at Facebook, has written a letter to Chairwoman Maxine Waters and members of the House Financial Services Committee in preparation for the upcoming Libra hearings, according to a report by The Hill on July 9.  According to the report, Marcus wrote, “I want to give you my personal assurance […]

MrBitcoin July 9, 2019

The University of Cambridge’s Judge Business School just released what might be the most statistically sound and feature-rich model on Bitcoin’s power consumption to date. The Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI) provides estimates for Bitcoin’s real-time and annual electrical appetite with a live data feed that updates every 30 seconds. These data points are […]

MrBitcoin July 8, 2019

Blockchain network Tron is at the center of controversy July 8 after footage emerged of Chinese police raiding its offices in Beijing.  Users: Tron Turned Blind Eye To $30M Ponzi Scheme According to social media users sharing the footage, officers are present at Tron’s headquarters along with members of the public calling the operation a […]