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Coincheck Has Now Reinstated All Cryptos After January Hack

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 10:00
Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck, which suffered a major hack in January, has now reinstated services for all listed tokens on its platform.

SpankChain Has Paid Camgirls $70,000 Worth of Crypto in 6 Months

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 09:00
Since raising $6 million in a 2017 ICO, porn startup SpankChain has differentiated itself by actually delivering a crypto-powered platform with users.

Bitmain Faces $5 Million Lawsuit Over Alleged Unauthorized Crypto Mining

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 07:30
Cryptocurrency mining giant Bitmain is facing a class action lawsuit for over $5 million that alleges unauthorized crypto mining by the firm.

Bitcoin Price Bounces 15% After 14-Month Low

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 06:45
Bitcoin's 15-percent recovery from the 14-month low hit yesterday may have opened the doors for short-term price consolidation

Ohio Becomes First US State to Allow Taxes to Be Paid in Bitcoin

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 05:15
Ohio has become the first U.S. state to allow taxes to be paid in bitcoin, starting with businesses.

Ripple Is Making It Easier for Customers to Integrate XRP. They Aren’t Yet

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 04:00
Ripple's new version of xCurrent offers easier integration with xRapid, the product that leverages XRP. But so far, customers aren't taking the plunge.

600K Bitcoin Miners Shut Down in Last 2 Weeks, F2Pool Founder Estimates

Mon, 11/26/2018 - 00:00
Between 600,000 and 800,000 bitcoin miners have shut down since mid-November amid declines in price and hashrate across the network, F2pool's founder estimates.

Down 36%: Bitcoin Price Faces Worst Weekly Loss Since April 2013

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 06:00
With bitcoin prices dropping further early on Sunday, the cryptocurrency now looks to be heading for its worst weekly loss in over 5 years.

Amber Baldet: Don’t Force Public Blockchains ‘Down Enterprises’ Throats’

Sun, 11/25/2018 - 05:30
Until there are well-designed privacy features for enterprise applications on public chains, it's premature for firms to use them, says Amber Baldet.

Below $4k: Bitcoin’s Price Drops to a 420-Day Low

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 18:30
The price of bitcoin fell below $4,000 for the first time Septemeber 26, 2017 and is now down 30 percent in the last 7 days alone.3

Free Software Messiah Richard Stallman: We Can Do Better Than Bitcoin

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 07:00
Richard Stallman, founder of the free software movement, is building a privacy-focused cryptographic payments system, but says it's not a cryptocurrency.

The SEC’s Recent Rulings Are More About Exchanges Than ICOs

Sat, 11/24/2018 - 06:20
The SEC's focus on crypto exchanges may disrupt some business models, add compliance and paperwork costs, and perhaps trigger a sector concentration.

Coinbase’s Chief Policy Officer Is Leaving for a Major VC Firm

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 10:45
Coinbase's chief policy officer, Mike Lempres, is leaving to take on a new role at a venture capital firm, says Bloomberg.

Gibraltar Stock Exchange Wins License for Blockchain Subsidiary

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 09:00
The blockchain subsidiary of the Gibraltar Stock Exchange now has official approval from the island's financial regulator.

Ethereum Developers Are Quietly Planning an Accelerated Tech Roadmap

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 08:00
Internal documents show that ethereum developers are privately planning strategies to more aggressively advance the world's third-largest blockchain.

Giga Watt Drastically Revises Assets in Updated Bankruptcy Filing

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 07:00
Bankrupt U.S.-based bitcoin mining firm Giga Watt just hiked the value of its assets in a revised court filing.

Bitcoin Price Eyes Double Bottom Reversal After $4K Defense

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 06:01
Bitcoin's defense of key long-term support for the second time in four days is a positive sign for a potential recovery rally.

Mt Gox Trustee Seeks to Extend Civil Rehabilitation Claims Deadline

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 04:30
The trustee of the collapsed bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox is hoping to give creditors more time to enter civil rehabilitation claims.

Lightning-Powered Blog Sees 20,000 Bitcoin Micropayments in 7 Months

Fri, 11/23/2018 - 03:30
The Lightning Network is already powering a real blogging platform with bitcoin micropayments.

Norway Ends Power Tax Subsidy for Bitcoin Miners

Thu, 11/22/2018 - 09:35
The Norwegian government has scrapped a subsidy on electricity tax for cryptocurrency miners in its state budget, a report says.