The move will bolster the state’s BitLicense regulator following Superintendent Linda Lacewell’s departure.
Linda Lacewell announced a revamp of NYDFS's BitLicense last year.
"We're going to become the center of life science, the center of cybersecurity ... the center of bitcoins," said Adams.
Union opposition helped kill a Senate-passed environmental bill in the New York Assembly to regulate crypto mining.
The power station that sparked controversy over a bitcoin mining expansion plan will also invest in renewable energy projects.
The new legislation seeks to counter an industry that critics blast as detrimental to New York’s decarbonization goals.
Reshma Patel unveiled a proposal to have New York invest in blockchain businesses and cryptocurrencies.
The pass will be used to confirm an individual's recent negative PCR or antigen test result or proof of vaccination to help fast-track the reopening of businesses and event venues.
Aurum Capital Ventures and its landlord in Calgary, New York, fell out after a deal for the sale of the miners collapsed.
Joseph Chase Oaks allegedly used SIM-swap hacks to access victim's online accounts between August 2018 and October 2019.
The bar owner says he's hoping "to catch one of these crypto dudes who always wanted to own a bar."
The crypto custody provider has filed paperwork with New York's financial regulator to offer its services in the state.
Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex will have to answer claims about hiding millions in lost funds, a New York appeals court ruled on Thursday.
The regulator hopes the new three-strike rule will encourage BitLicense applicants to ensure they've taken its feedback on board.
Assemblyperson Ron Kim has proposed a decentralized contact tracing protocol and a blockchain-based public banking system for New Yorkers.