Texas school district fires employee after discovering crypto mining rigs

by • 3 weeks ago

The Galveston Independent School District's IT staff investigating network anomalies found crypto mining devices on six campuses.

Colorado's governor now accepting crypto for donations

by • 1 month ago

Gov. Jared Polis, who's said the state will take tax payments in crypto, is now accepting donations in bitcoin, ethereum and even dogecoin.

Colorado will accept cryptocurrency for tax payments by summer, says Gov. Polis

by • 3 months ago

Polis called the move a "consumer-friendly way" to embrace cryptocurrency, but said the state will immediately convert payments back into dollars.

New York Mayor Adams says he's buying crypto with first paycheck

by • 4 months ago

Adams said he'll use Coinbase, a cryptocurrency exchange, to convert his first paycheck into bitcoin and ethereum.

Another city cryptocurrency? Austin could be next

by • 6 months ago

Austin, Texas, could become the third city with its own cryptocurrency, but officials there said they're still researching the technology.

Flush with cryptocurrency, Miami wants to give every resident some bitcoin

by • 6 months ago

Miami Mayor Francis Suarez said the city will partner with cryptocurrency exchanges to provide residents with digital wallets.

Miami's crypto 'concierge' explains why he's taking his paycheck in bitcoin

by • 6 months ago

Miami's chief information officer said he signed up for cryptocurrency payments to avoid continuing "to live in the current paradigm.”

Miami has a new source of income: cryptocurrency

by • 8 months ago

Commissioners voted to allow the city to dip into proceeds of the cryptocurrency, which so far total $4.3 million in value.

Ohio to accept bitcoin for business tax payments

by • 3 years ago

The state will be the first in the nation to accept tax payments using the popular cryptocurrency.