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Two execs from South Korean crypto exchange Komid have been given jail time for faking trading volume and deceiving investors.
South Korean exchange Coinneset reportedly lost around $5 million when it airdropped bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies instead of WGT.
Wyoming legislators have introduced a bill to classify digital assets as property and provide banks with clarity on crypto custodial services.
Privacy-oriented cryptocurrency Beam said Monday morning that its blockchain had stopped. A fix has now been committed, it says [updated].
U.S.-based crypto exchange Coinbase has hired a new U.K. head of compliance with three decades of experience in the industry.
Japanese financial services giant SBI Group has invested $15 million in slimline cold wallet provider Tangem.
Bitcoin's weekly gains were wiped out at the weekend at a key moving average that previously offered support.
At Tron's niTROn Summit, CEO Justin Sun sketched out his vision for how BitTorrent's massive user base can leapfrog the crypto adoption problem.
A Digital Garage subsidiary has partnered with blockchain tech firm Blockstream to test atomic swaps of a Japanese yen-pegged stablecoin.
"Staking as a service" is taking off. We need to think hard about what this means for crypto's evolution, warns Michael J. Casey.
The differences between U.S. and EU approaches to crypto asset regulation are even more complicated than they appear, writes Noelle Acheson.
CoinDesk will now use GitHub to help crowdsource potential methodology changes and data sources for our Crypto-Economics Explorer.
We are way too early for “mainstream adoption” to be a sensible success metric for dapps, says Coleman Maher.
BlockEx, a London-based platform for launching and exchanging tokens, was beset by a series of setbacks that led to downsizing.
The tZERO security token trading platfrom will go live next week, says Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne.
French economist and former central bank head Christian Noyer is joining blockchain-based financial services startup SETL's board of director.
After a security vulnerability was found in ethereum's next system-wide upgrade just days prior to activation, core developers now hope to execute the upgrade at the end of February.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development thinks ICOs may be a beneficial fundraising tool, but not yet for "mainstream" firms.
A roundup of notable recent departures and hirings at Coinbase, one of the most coveted places to work in the crypto industry.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand is looking to capitalize on investor interest in cryptos by offering a new digital assets exchange.