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Bermuda Now Accepts USDC Crypto for Taxes and Government Services

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 07:30
Bermuda announced Wednesday it will accept payments in the USDC stablecoin "for taxes, fees and other government services."

Bitcoin Price Indicator Shows Bearish Mood Strongest Since February

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 06:01
Bitcoin is facing strongest selling pressure since February and has potential to drop below recent lows near $7,750.

UK Woman Faces Death Threats After Speaking Out on Alleged Scam OneCoin

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 05:20
The British woman says she received death threats after speaking on a podcast about the alleged Ponzi scheme.

Libra Plays Down Troubles, Anticipates 100 Members By Launch

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 04:25
The Libra Association has said the project is undeterred by recent setbacks and expects to sign up 100 partners before it goes live.

Nasdaq Lists an AI-Powered Index of Crypto Market’s Top 100 Performers

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 04:00
The Nasdaq stock exchange has listed an index of crypto’s top 100 coins alongside traditional market bellwethers like the S&P 500 and the Dow.

Foxconn Founder: Libra Can ‘Converge’ With China’s Digital Currency in Taiwan

Wed, 10/16/2019 - 00:00
Terry Gou, Taiwan's richest man and the founder of manufacturing giant Foxconn, wants the island to roll out the red carpet for Facebook's Libra.

XRP Price Exits Downtrend to Hit Three-Week High

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 21:45
XRP has been on the offensive, having ended a 3.5-month-long downtrend with a move to three-week highs.

eToro Launches Crypto Portfolio Weighted by Twitter Mentions

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 17:30
With an AI system trawling 850,000,000 tweets a day, the eToro product calibrates an optimal coin portfolio based on Crypto Twitter sentiment.

SEC Restarts Clock on Proposed ‘Bitcoin and T-Bills’ ETF

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 16:24
Members of the public have another 21 days to send the SEC comments on a proposed ETF backed by bitcoin and Treasury bonds.

Ford Test Driving Blockchain for Energy-Efficient Vehicles

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 14:45
Ten vehicles have been outfitted with geofencing and blockchain capabilities to monitor their fuel efficiency in low-emission zones.

‘Satoshi’ Enters the Oxford English Dictionary

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 14:00
Satoshi, noun, “The smallest monetary unit in the bitcoin digital payment system, equal to one hundred millionth of a bitcoin," enters the OED.

WATCH: MyCrypto CEO Taylor Monahan on Crypto Adoption and Ethereum

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 11:30
CoinDesk sat down with MyCrypto CEO Taylor Monaghan at Devcon 5 to discuss her crypto journey.

South Korea Aims to Put Trade Finance on the Blockchain by 2021

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:00
The government-backed program will bring trade and contract data into distributed ledgers.

CipherTrace’s Blockchain Forensics Service Now Covers 700 Crypto Assets

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:00
The blockchain analytics provider now offers a window into the data of more than 87 percent of the top 100 cryptocurrencies.

Peter Thiel Backs $200 Million Valuation for Renewable Bitcoin Mining in the US

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 09:00
A vertically integrated startup has raised $30 million to bring bitcoin mining back to the U.S.

Libra is ‘Catalytic Event’ for Central Banks, Says Head of Sweden’s Riksbank

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 08:33
Libra, says Stefan Ingves, is forcing central banks to re-consider their primary product: money.

Bitcoin Sees Little Price Boost from Long-Term Bull Cross

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 07:00
A long-term bitcoin chart indicator has turned bullish for the first time in three years, though it's had little impact on prices.

WATCH: ‘Big Four’ Exec Says Privacy is Key to Enterprise Blockchain Adoption

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 06:01
“Enterprises will not go on to the public mainnet without privacy and security," EY's Paul Brody told Coindesk.

Next Bitcoin Halving Could Squeeze out Retail Miners, But Jury’s Split on Price

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 05:00
Bitcoin halvings normally result in price increases. Maybe not this time.

CoinShares, Blockchain Launch Gold Token Network on a Bitcoin Sidechain

Tue, 10/15/2019 - 04:01
Two years in the making and already backed by some $20 million in digitized gold, CoinShares announced the DGLD token Tuesday.