156 minutes | Jun 11, 2021

Rabbit Hole Recap: Bitcoin Week of 2021.06.07

This week Marty and Matt discuss:

- El Salvador declares bitcoin legal tender 

- Legal tender move pissed off IMF 


- DOJ seizes 63.7 bitcoin connected to Colonial Pipeline ransomware attack 

- Global bank regulators propose burdensome bitcoin capital rule 

- White House advisor disclosures million dollar bitcoin position 

- Blockstream and Square announce solar mining initiative 

- Square announces $5M bitcoin endowment 

- Rumors that Indian Government will be more positive toward bitcoin going forward 

- Bitmex extends Gleb Naumenko grant 

- Microstrategy announces new private offering 

- Bitfinex invests in HodlHodl 

- Ledger raises $380 million 

- FBI ran an encrypted phone network 'Anom' with a backdoor 

- Apple announces new 'private relay' trust minimized VPN 

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