Weekly News Roundup 5/22/20 (Bitcoin Pizza Day, old coins reawaken, the Great Bitcoin Energy Debate) (EP.82)


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Matt and Nic review the top stories of the week in the cryptoasset industry. In this week's episode:

  • The story behind bitcoin pizza day
  • The impact of hashrate futures
  • Genesis Capital's acquisition of Vo1t and what that means for their business
  • Why the DTCC should get into crypto
  • Brian Brooks becoming acting Comptroller of the currency
  • Our analysis of the coins from feb. 2009 reawakening
  • Our theory for why those ancient coins might be moving now
  • The great Bitcoin energy consumption debate
  • Nic gets unblocked by CZ

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