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‘Satoshi’s Treasure’ Is a Global Puzzle With a $1 Million Bitcoin Prize

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 12:00
This treasure hunt is like a bitcoin version of "Ready Player One," with the first clues released via Blockstream's satellite.

Binance Delists Bitcoin SV, CEO Calls Craig Wright a ‘Fraud’

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 10:50
Binance is delisting bitcoin SV days after CEO Changpeng Zhao called Craig Wright, the fork's creator, a "fraud."

LedgerX Reveals Bid to Beat Bakkt to Physical Bitcoin Futures Launch

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 10:00
Crypto derivatives provider LedgerX plans to become the first U.S. firm to offer physically settled bitcoin futures contracts.

Startup Raises $3.9 Million in Tokenized Equity on London Stock Exchange Platform

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 09:00
Blockchain startup 20|30 has raised £3 million in a sale of tokenized shares on a platform operated by the London Stock Exchange Group.

Three Reasons Why Bitcoin Price Rally Has Stalled

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 07:30
Bitcoin confirmed a longer-term bull breakout a week ago, but the rally has since flattened out. What's going on?

India’s National Payments Corporation Wants to Build a Blockchain Solution

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 06:21
The bank consortium-owned organization supported by the central bank is seeking bids for the creation of a blockchain solution for digital payments.

IMF and World Bank Launch Educational Blockchain Token

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 05:00
The International Monetary Fund and the World Bank have launched an internal crypto token to fill a "knowledge gap" around blockchain tech.

ING Bank Is Bringing Bitcoin ‘Bulletproofs’ to Private Blockchains

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 04:00
ING’s blockchain team is testing privacy tech called "bulletproofs," the latest in a series of such experiments at the global bank.

The Bigger Picture Behind Bitcoin’s Latest Price Rebound

Mon, 04/15/2019 - 00:00
Bitcoin's latest rebound above $5,000 isn't about new investors, it's a reaffirmation of its real strength as a resistant global network.

The Creator of the Internet Signed Up for Blockstack – And ‘Shit Got Real’

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 06:00
What happens when one of the founders of the internet signs up for your blockchain? Blockstack CEO Muneeb Ali tells his story.

The Upside of Bitcoin’s Upside (It’s Not What You Think)

Sat, 04/13/2019 - 05:00
While price appreciation is always good for an asset class, in the case of cryptocurrencies the benefits go way beyond profit.

Ethereum Core Developers Debate Benefits of More Frequent Hard Forks

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 14:20
Ethereum core developers are discussing the possibility of executing more frequent hard forks as the software aims to offer new features.

Binance Labs Grants $45,000 to 3 Open-Source Blockchain Startups

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 10:30
Binance Labs has awarded grants of $15,000 each to three startups supporting open-source development of blockchain technologies.

Coinbase Exec Dan Romero Leaving Crypto Exchange After 5 Years

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 09:35
Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is losing another executive – this time its vice president for international business, Dan Romero.

Japanese Bank Abandons Work With SBI Ripple’s ‘Money Tap’ App

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 08:25
Resona, one of three Japanese banks working with SBI Holdings and Ripple on their blockchain app Money Tap, is ceasing collaborations.

Bitcoin Defends Psychological Support Line After Price Dip to $4,900

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 07:00
Bitcoin dropped to around $4,900 earlier today, but has since fought back to above the $5K psychological support line.

‘Onerous’ FATF Recommendations Harmful for Crypto Transparency: Chainalysis

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 05:25
The international watchdog's draft recommendation for KYC compliance are unrealistic and may be harmful to the crypto industry, says Chainalysis.

Blockchain Startup Horizen Labs Doubles Target to Raise $4 Million

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 04:22
Just-launched sidechains startup Horizen Labs has raised $4 million in a seed funding round – twice what it had initially planned.

Trade Organization ICC Eyes Blockchain Adoption for Its 45 Million Members

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 02:00
The world's biggest business organization is making blockchain available to its many members including Amazon, Coca Cola, McDonald's and PayPal.

Zooko Wilcox Envisions ‘Ambitious’ Changes for Zcash Cryptocurrency

Fri, 04/12/2019 - 00:15
Founder and CEO of the Electric Coin Company Zooko Wilcox envisions zcash to change radically over the next five years, starting with "an ambitious scalability improvement."