Cryptocurrency firms step up lobbying effort as regulators tighten oversight. Here’s how much Coinbase, Ripple and Binance paid in 2021

As US regulators tighten oversight of the digital asset space, cryptocurrency companies are doubling down on their lobbying efforts. Companies engaged in cryptocurrency businesses spent at least $ 4.9 million on lobbying in 2021, up 116% from 2020, according to a recent study by crypto intelligence site Crypto Head. According to the study, cryptocurrency lobbying … Read more

Google and Tech Rivals leverage cash reserves to realize cloud ambitions

Google and its rivals are wielding a new weapon in the battle for cloud computing market share: large investments in companies that agree to access their services. With Thomas Kurian as CEO of the cloud since 2019 after a long tenure at Oracle Corp. ORCL -0.50% , the alphabet Inc. GOOG 0.04% leveraged its $ … Read more