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Inside the Story: The Attempted Binance Extortion Explained

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 10:30
In this video we explore how we researched and wrote our Binance KYC Leak story and what we know about the hacker, the hack, and the future of Binance.

New Zealand Tax Office Makes It Legal to Pay Salaries in Crypto

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 09:15
New Zealand's Inland Revenue Department has made it legal to receive salaries in cryptocurrency, and be taxed accordingly.

IBM, Tata Become First Big Techs to Back Hedera Hashgraph Blockchain

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 08:00
IBM and Indian telecom Tata Communications have joined the governance council of Hedera Hashgraph, a blockchain alternative for enterprises.

Goldman Sachs Analysts’ Note Says Now’s a Good Time to Buy Bitcoin

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 07:41
Investment bank Goldman Sachs has recommended that investors should capitalize on the current price dip and buy bitcoin.

Bitcoin Price Faces Struggle to Hold Above $11K After Range Breakdown

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 07:00
Bitcoin could drop below $11,000 in the next 24 hours, after sellers took victory in a four-day-long tug of war with the bulls.

Kakao Teases 2019 Launch of Crypto Wallet, Dapp Partners

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 06:00
Messaging app giant Kakao – which launched its own blockchain in June – has teased the release of a crypto wallet dubbed "Klip" later this year.

China’s Central Bank ‘Close’ to Launching Official Digital Currency

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 04:45
An official at China's central bank has said the institution is nearing the launch of its national digital currency.

Coinbase UK Dropping Support for Cryptocurrency Zcash

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 04:05
The U.K. arm of Coinbase appears to be dropping support for the privacy-focused cryptocurrency zcash.

IRS Warnings to Bitcoin Traders Offer Clues to Coming Tax Guidance

Mon, 08/12/2019 - 04:00
Though the IRS has yet to publish its promised crypto tax guidance, the warning letters recently sent to 10,000 traders hint at what to expect.

Trump’s Currency War With China Could Be Bitcoin’s Do-or-Die Moment

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 22:30
Donald Trump is stoking the flames of a new currency war, creating a do-or-die moment for the cryptocurrency movement, writes Michael J. Casey.

Derivatives Drama: The Unintended Consequences of Crypto Regulation

Sun, 08/11/2019 - 05:35
Noelle Acheson points out that the LedgerX confusion highlights potential CFTC priorities regarding the regulation of crypto derivatives that could lead to the opposite of what the regulator intends.

IBM Files Patent for a Blockchain-Based Web Browser

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 11:34
The patent describes a peer-to-peer network for managing and storing browsing session data.

In Big Block Hard Fork, Craig Wright’s Bitcoin Has Left Nodes Behind

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 07:00
After a recent network upgrade, nodes separated from the bitcoin SV blockchain, highlighting why hard forks prompt much infighting among devs.

Crypto Gamers Are Showing Little Interest in the Decentralized Nature of NFTs

Sat, 08/10/2019 - 06:10
Blockchain games offer players greater control over their data. But most users don't seem too interested in those aspects, reports show.

New Jersey Signs Blockchain Task Force Program Into Law

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 17:00
A new program will bring blockchain solutions to the NJ government.

Stolen Binance Funds Still Being Laundered Through Mixers, Researchers Claim

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 16:00
Funds from Binance's May hack are still moving through a mixing service according to research firm Clain

South Korea’s SK Group Proposes Blockchain-Based Donation Platform and Two Tokens

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 15:00
Two new tokens from South Korea's third biggest corporation will focus on the problem of tracking charitable donations.

Binance’s US Subsidiary Is Weighing 30 Different Cryptos For Listing

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 13:40
The world's largest exchange, Binance, announced 30 potential cryptos and a compliance framework for its U.S. subsidiary.

Ripple CEO Intends to ‘Press Advantage’ With New Investments

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 12:30
CEO Brad Garlinghouse said Ripple is "in a very strong position... and I intend to press our advantage" through new investments.

Crypto Entrepreneur Jeremy Gardner Pitches Reality Show to TV Networks

Fri, 08/09/2019 - 12:00
Blockchain investor Jeremy Gardner is shopping around a reality show about his life to television networks.