Vitalik is Wrong About Bukele’s Bitcoin Mandate

Ethereum’s founder just called The Bitcoin Law “reckless” and opposed to freedom. But it’s the most practical way forward for the well-being of El Salvador. The Article 7 Controversy On June 9th, 2021, El Salvador made world history by passing a digital currency, Bitcoin, as legal tender alongside the US Dollar. President Nayib Bukele and Strike developer Jack Mallers announced the law at the twelve thousand-person Bitcoin conference. The crowd received the news with thunderous applause, and congress cast an…

What it Means to Make Bitcoin a Legal Tender

June 9, 2021, marks the first move that would make history in Bitcoin's timeline. El Salvador passed a bill where 62 of 84 congressional voters would make Bitcoin a legal tender. Fast forward to September 7, and El Salvador became the first country to make Bitcoin a legal tender. In this article, we shall look into what it means for Bitcoin to be a legal tender in detail; What is Legal Tender? "This note is legal tender for all debts, public and…

UK Post Office Offers Crypto Purchase through EasyID from Next Week

The U.K.'s Post Office is offering a route for customers to purchase volatile cryptocurrencies. Soon users can buy crypto through its identity-verification service, EasyID. Through the verification app, customers of the EasyID app can purchase crypto vouchers from the decentralized exchange (DEX) Swarm Markets. Users verifying their identity through the app receive access Swarm's official website. Additionally, they can acquire cryptocurrency vouchers using their phones. Users can redeem vouchers for cryptos like Bitcoin and Ethereum on the Swarm platform. EasyID…