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Elon Musk, CEO of Tesla, has officially gone public with his belief crypto offers an improved alternative to conventional money.
The VanEck/SolidX bitcoin ETF proposal is slated for publication in the Federal Register tomorrow, giving the SEC 45 days to approve, reject or extend a decision on it.
The amount of money allocated to short bets against bitcoin fell to a more than 6-month low today.
Law firms Miller Thomson and Cox & Palmer will represent 115,000 QuadrigaCX customers as the exchange seeks to recoup the $196 million it owes them.
Cryptocurrency mining pool Sparkpool received a payout today of over $300,000 for mining one block on the ethereum blockchain.
BitGo is providing $100 million of cover against theft of digital assets or the loss of cryptographic keys via Lloyd’s of London.
Securitize and OTCXN aim to streamline the process of issuing and trading security tokens with their new all-in-one solution.
Crypto market maker Cumberland is upgrading from trading by Skype to modern-day Wall Street-style screen-based interactions.
The startup that helped Signature Bank beat JPMorgan to the punch is hiring a former Bridgewater Associates manager as its new CEO.
The Seoul Metropolitan Government has committed over $1 billion to invest in innovative startups by 2022, including blockchain firms.
Coinbase has acquired blockchain analytics startup Neutrino as part of a push to offer more diverse crypto assets.
Bitcoin has broken the 100-day moving average for the first time in 272 days, and briefly passed $3,950 overnight.
The German government is soliciting industry feedback ahead of developing a blockchain strategy by summer, according to Reuters.
Cryptocurrency mining and manufacturing giant Bitmain lost about $500 million in the third quarter of 2018, CoinDesk has learned.
Privacy-oriented crypto Beam has secured an undisclosed amount of funding from “Japan’s equivalent to LinkedIn” Recruit Co., Ltd.
Schnorr signatures are no longer just another idea for improving bitcoin thanks to a new code library from Blockstream.
Bullish bets on bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency by value, reached 11-month highs on Monday.
When "liking" your favorite tweet isn't enough, you can now send small bitcoin tips via the lightning network.
The $156 in bitcoin being passed via the "Lighting Torch" is a bigger deal than trillions in JPM Coins would be, writes Michael J. Casey.
Bitmain Technologies has announced a new 7nm bitcoin mining processor that it says offers a big boost in energy efficiency.