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Bitcoin ATMs Go Live at 20 Circle K Convenience Stores

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 18:30
The company has expanded to 250 locations in 25 states.

Libra Could Be Unbalanced by Indian Crypto Laws

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 17:00
Facebook reportedly has not filed an application with the RBI, which seeks to ban cryptocurrencies.

Lightning Labs Mobile App Gets 2,000 Downloads in 24 Hours

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 16:11
The new mainstream-friendly mobile wallet from Lightning Labs saw 2,000 downloads on Day 1. Next up for the company: merchant services.

Craig Wright Provides New Details on Bitcoin Trust at Heart of US Lawsuit

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 15:50
A court document filed on May 8 details Craig Wright's bitcoin holdings prior to Dec. 31, 2013.

Rep. Maxine Waters Says US Can’t Let Facebook’s Libra ‘Compete With the Dollar’

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 15:45
Appearing on CNBC Thursday, the chair of the U.S. House Financial Services Committee doubled down on her calls for Facebook to halt Libra development.

PwC Unveils New Tool for Auditing Crypto Transactions

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 15:30
'Big Four' firm PwC has launched a new tool for auditing cryptocurrency transaction data.

Ethereum Classic’s Next Crypto Code Upgrade Set for September

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 13:25
After dissent earlier this month, ethereum classic developers decided today to recommit to a hard fork activation date in September.

‘Billions’ May Be Saved By Tokens Backed With Central Bank Money: BoE Chief

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 13:10
Bank of England governor Mark Carney spoke positively about the Utility Settlement Coin project, now dubbed Fnality, during a appearance Thursday.

Coinbase Launches Mobile Push Alerts for Crypto Price Swings

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 12:00
The opt-in feature notifies users of significant fluctuations in the 22 assets supported by Coinbase.

Roll Wants to Take Power From YouTube With Cryptos for Content Creators

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 08:00
"Social money" startup Roll raised a $1.7 million seed round from BitMEX CEO Arthur Hayes, Gary Vaynerchuk and Techstars.

QuadrigaCX CEO Set Up Fake Crypto Exchange Accounts With Customer Funds

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 07:05
QuadrigaCX CEO and founder Gerald Cotten reportedly created fake accounts at other crypto exchanges and funded them with his customers' money.

Bitcoin Price Rally Stalls as Open Futures Hit Record Highs

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 07:00
Bitcoin is struggling to find acceptance above $9,300 even as futures listed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange are witnessing record open bets – a sign of increased institutional interest.

MIT’s ‘Fiat Cryptography’ System Automates the Process of Securing Almost Anything

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 05:00
Gone are the days of manual encryption as MIT researchers create a way to automatically generate security algorithms.

Italy’s Banking Sector Will Boost Reconciliations With Blockchain

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 04:00
Italy's "Spunta" Project will launch in March, 2020 to improve the efficiency of interbank transfers.

LINE’s Crypto Exchange Could Win Japan License This Month, Report Says

Thu, 06/20/2019 - 03:00
Japanese messaging giant LINE may soon be able to open a cryptocurrency exchange for its 80 million users based in the country.

Token, an Open Banking Platform, Raises $16.5M in Funding

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 23:00
Investors in Token include Opera Tech Ventures, the venture arm of BNP Paribas, Octopus Ventures, and EQT Ventures.

Blockchain Video Startup YouNow Files With SEC to Give Away (Not Sell) Tokens

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 21:00
YouNow has filed an offering circular with the SEC – for a token that it intends to give away.

Will Facebook’s Libra Be an On-Ramp or Dead End for Crypto?

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 19:15
Cryptocurrency insiders share their thoughts on whether Facebook's ambitious Libra project will help, or hurt, the broader industry.

Algorand Raises $60 Million in Token Sale

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 19:00
The company sold 25 million tokens in less than 12 hours.

Senate Banking Committee Schedules July Hearing on Facebook’s Libra Crypto

Wed, 06/19/2019 - 15:50
The U.S. Senate Banking Committee will hold a hearing next month on Facebook's new cryptocurrency, Libra.