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The Real Benefits of Blockchain Are Here. They’re Being Ignored

2 hours 52 min ago
In making the technology more accessible, many developers are sacrificing the benefits of decentralization for the sake of convenience.

This ICO Startup Didn’t Die During Crypto Winter. It Has DAI to Thank

Sat, 08/17/2019 - 06:30
The London-based Monolith just added DAI to its crypto debit card product. But the startup itself has long used DAI to manage its treasury.

These Bitcoin Users Want DAI and DeFi – Here’s How They Plan to Get It

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 17:15
The Cross-Chain Working Group project will (almost) enable bitcoin transactions on ethereum, opening up a new world of interacting smart contracts.

Coinbase Reveals Password Glitch Affecting 3,500 Customers

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 16:00
The rare bug impacted roughly .01 percent of the exchange's 30 million customers, Coinbase revealed Friday.

Ethereum Coders Approve 6 Changes for Upcoming Istanbul Hard Fork

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:45
Ethereum core developers have finalized a list of EIPs for the network's next system-wide upgrade.

FinCEN Director Reminds Casinos of Crypto Compliance Requirements

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 14:30
FinCEN director Kenneth Blanco said that suspicious activity reports detailing crypto fraud is a matter of national security.

All-Crypto Retirement Accounts Will Be Fined: Australian Tax Office

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 12:00
Investors who hold 90 percent of their retirement savings in cryptocurrencies may face penalties of up to 4,200 AUD.

Someone Just Hacked Binance Jersey’s Twitter Account

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 11:50
An anonymous Twitter user has successfully hacked Binance Jersey's twitter account.

Bakkt Says It’s ‘Cleared to Launch’ Bitcoin Futures Next Month

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 11:14
Bakkt says it will launch Sept. 23 after receiving a trust charter through the New York State Department of Financial Services.

South Korea’s ‘Bit-Island,’ Jeju, Redoubles Crypto Efforts After Losing Regulatory Bid

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 11:00
Jeju, a small island south of Seoul, is redoubling its efforts to become South Korea's regulation-free Bit-Island after losing out to Busan.

China’s Digital Fiat Wants to Compete With Bitcoin – But It’s Not a Crypto

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 10:40
China may be about to launch a fiat digital currency, but in all likelihood, it will only resemble a cryptocurrency on the surface.

Man Offering Hacking Services for Bitcoin Gets 20-Month Jail Sentence

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:10
A British man has been handed jail time and ordered to forfeit over £400,000 ($487,000) for offering hacking services and stolen data for crypto.

This Crypto Asset Doesn’t Exist Yet, But Soon You’ll Be Able to Stake It

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 09:00
Perlin's PERL cryptocurrency looks to make shipping easier, but could also democratize the proof-of-stake model.

Moscow Blockchain Voting System ‘Completely Insecure,’ Says Researcher

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 08:17
A blockchain system that will soon be used to allow Moscow residents to vote in elections is currently easy to hack, according to a researcher.

Bitcoin Defends Price Support, But Bear Case Still Intact

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 07:10
Bitcoin has bounced from key price support, but the outlook remains bearish as long as prices hold below Thursday's high of $10,445.

Binance’s US Arm to Go Live ‘Within Two Months,’ CEO Says

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 06:00
The dedicated U.S. arm of cryptocurrency exchange Binance should go live by November, according to CEO Changpeng "CZ" Zhao.

ASX’s In-the-Works DLT Settlement System ‘on Track,’ Says Yearly Report

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 04:45
The Australian Securities Exchange has released its 2019 financial report, offering insight into its upcoming distributed ledger settlement system.

A Big Four Audit Firm Lost $1 Million In Bitcoin. Victims Are Losing Patience

Fri, 08/16/2019 - 00:15
QuadrigaCX creditors are losing patience with their court-appointed law firm, demanding answers about the effort to recover their funds.

Crypto Exchange Coinbase Acquires Xapo’s Institutional Custody Business

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 21:48
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has acquired the institutional business of cryptocurrency wallet and custody solution provider Xapo.

Brave Browser Adds Access to New Crypto Wallets

Thu, 08/15/2019 - 20:30
Prior to the addition, Brave users could only place BATs in Uphold, a wallet Brave partnered with for BAT.