IBM Files Patent for a Blockchain-Based Web Browser

A new patent application from IBM describes a blockchain-based web browser. Filed on August 6 by the United States Patent and...

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CME Asks CFTC to Double Bitcoin Futures to investors

The Chicago Mercantile Exchange (CME) Group is petitioning United States regulators to allow its clients to double their open Bitcoin futures positions.

Andrew Yang Wants to Make US Elections Fraud-Proof Using Blockchain

Andrew Yang, a 2020 United States presidential candidate in the Democratic Party and blockchain advocate, says he will implement blockchain-based mobile voting as...

China to Be First to Launch Digital Currency

An executive at a Chinese economics think tank has said that China’s central bank will be the first to launch a digital...

Ex- Morgan Stanley Exec Joins His Former Colleagues at Shenzhen Crypto Firm

Former Morgan Stanley Asia head of derivatives Jeffrey Wang officially joined Amber Group, a Shenzhen-based cryptocurrency company. As Bloomberg reported on...

Zcash Creator Donates Company Trademark to Zcash Foundation

Electric Coin Company (ECC) has donated the Zcash trademark to the Zcash Foundation. ECC created and launched the privacy-focused cryptocurrency Zcash (ZEC) in 2016,...

US Court Orders Dark Web Drug Dealer to Forfeit $150K in Bitcoin

A United States court has ordered Christopher Bania, who recently pleaded guilty to drug distribution, to give up almost 17 Bitcoin (BTC)...

Stablecoins Pose risk to financial stability says Federal Reserve

Stablecoins could “complement” other payment systems and improve conditions for consumers, but need constant checks, says the United States Federal Reserve.

Gemini Crypto Exchange Launches Custody Service

The New York-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini, founded in 2014 by twin brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has launched its own custody service, Gemini Custody.

Peter Schiff claims CNBC uses too much time on Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s (BTC) fresh bull run this week is down to speculators betting on Chinese economic upheaval, not Chinese upheaval itself, Peter Schiff claims.

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Facebook Should Add Bitcoin, Not Create Libra Says US Congressman

United States Rep. Warren Davidson (R) has said that Facebook adding Bitcoin (BTC) to its Calibra wallet would be a “way better idea”...

Paxful Is Building Infrastructure for an Era of Finance Fueled by Bitcoin

Paxful has been making it easier and safer for the world to buy bitcoin since 2015. By connecting...

Peter Schiff claims CNBC uses too much time on Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s (BTC) fresh bull run this week is down to speculators betting on Chinese economic upheaval, not Chinese upheaval itself, Peter Schiff claims.

Korea Exchange Affiliate Koscom to Launch DLT Platform.

South Korea’s state-backed financial IT firm Koscom will develop a blockchain-powered platform for trading unlisted securities. Koscom to launch blockchain-based unlisted...

Galaxy Digital Hires Former Cumberland Exec

Mike Novogratz's crypto investment bank Galaxy Digital hired a former exec at crypto trading giant Cumberland as head of global sales.

Korean Internet Giant Kakao Teases Its Crypto Wallet for 50M Users

South Korean internet giant Kakao Corp has launched a teaser page for its forthcoming cryptocurrency wallet, Klip. According to a report from News1 Korea on Aug. 12, Kakao has made the wallet teaser page available as...

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Zcash Creator Donates Company Trademark to Zcash Foundation

Electric Coin Company (ECC) has donated the Zcash trademark to the Zcash Foundation. ECC created and launched the privacy-focused cryptocurrency Zcash (ZEC) in 2016,...

Israeli Bitcoin investors Has trouble with Banks

Israeli newspaper Haaretz reports on Aug. 6 that local crypto investors are unable to deposit the returns of their Bitcoin investments into bank accounts...

Binances Offers $250,000 For Information Regarding KYC Data Leak

A channel in the popular social media communication app Telegram has been posting KYC pictures, with customer selfies and other data, claiming...

Boeing Joins IBM on Hedera Hashgraph’s Governing Council

Major global aerospace manufacturer Boeing has reportedly joined the governing council of enterprise-focused decentralized network Hedera Hashgraph. Ten members...

Craig Wright Must Forfeit 50% of Bitcoin in Court Case

The protracted legal battle involving self-proclaimed Bitcoin (BTC) inventor Craig Wright and the estate of computer scientist David Kleiman could go in...

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Seba Digital Asset Bank Plans $95 Million Capital Raise

Seba, a young Swiss-based digital asset bank holding regulatory licensing, looks to attempt a secondary capital raise to garner over $95 million in...

Canadian Regulator Issues Guidance for Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Canadian authorities have issued new guidance to determine which cryptocurrency trading platforms fall under derivatives law. The Canadian Securities Administration (CSA)...

Binance Restrict Japanese residents from its exchange

In a Jan. 15 announcement on Binance’s Japanese support website, the exchange revealed it would restrict access to residents of Japan at an unspecified later...

Coinsbit start selling products with AliExpress and Amazon for cryptocurrency

Coinsbit Exchange has announced the Coinsbit Store cryptocurrency marketplace launching in April 2020. The service will feature products from AliExpress, Amazon, eBay, and...

Akon Says a Crypto City Is Set For Senegal 2025

Singer Akon tweeted yesterday, “Just finalized the agreement for AKON CITY in Senegal. Looking forward to hosting you there in the future.”

Blockvest Defense Weakened by Falsified Documents Says SEC

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission have argued in a Jan. 10 filing that Blockvest founder Reginald Buddy Ringgold III falsified and, in one...

Crypto Consultant Kidnapped for $1 Million in Cryptocurrency

Singaporean Mark Cheng was recently kidnapped in Thailand and tortured for a $740,000 ransom in Bitcoin (BTC), the South China Morning Post and...

Payment Behemoth Visa Aquire Fintech firm for $5.3 Billion

Payments behemoth Visa acquired financial technology firm Plaid for $5.3 billion, according to a press release published on Jan. 13. Per the...

WisedomTree Hopes to Launch Stablecoin in the US

Asset manager WisdomTree intends to launch a regulated stablecoin in the United States, financial news outlet FNLondon reported on Jan. 13. Per...