By December, India Could Start Digital Rupee Trials, Says The Governor Of The Central Bank

Central Bank Governor Shaktikanta Das told CNBC that the Reserve Bank of India may launch its first digital currency trial programs by December. According to Das, the RBI is researching various aspects of digital currency, such as its security, impact on India’s financial sector, and how it would affect monetary policy and currency in circulation.…

With reports of tests on Ethereum, the Bank of Israel ramps up its CBDC operations

Israel’s central bank is said to have completed a secret pilot for a central bank digital currency (CBDC) based on Ethereum’s technology. Globes, an Israeli financial news site, published the assertion, which was then confirmed by BNN Bloomberg. The Bank of Israel (BOI) allegedly completed its pilot in an experimental, closed environment based on Ethereum’s…

In-Built Crypto Mining Capable Future PCs

As Norton, a world leader in consumer cybersecurity announced the launch of a new feature targeted at allowing users to mine cryptocurrency with only a few clicks, the next generation of PCs may include crypto mining capabilities. According to Gagan Singh, chief product officer of Norton Life Lock, the function allows the company’s PCs to…

Gifting crypto to loved ones this holiday? Educate them first

The mainstream has taken a growing interest in cryptocurrency as the price of Bitcoin (BTC) continues to reach all-time highs. To put this interest into perspective, researchers at the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance recently found that 101 million people across the globe currently hold Bitcoin and other digital assets. The report states that in…