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High School Team Places Third in Barclays Blockchain Challenge Event

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 07:05
A U.K. school won third place in a blockchain interoperability hackathon hosted by Clearmatics at the Barclays Rise fintech hub in London.

WATCH: Inside the Museum of Bitcoin: An Interactive Tour of Crypto’s History

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 07:00
We took a tour of the Museum of Bitcoin, a pop-up installation at The North American Bitcoin Conference 2019. It was a trip down memory lane.

The Security Token Market Needs Better Lingo

Sat, 02/09/2019 - 05:00
“STO” was coined to distinguish a compliant token offering from ICOs, but the term fails to capture all the types of security tokens.

Crypto Tax Bill Clears First Hurdle in New Hampshire Legislature

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 16:05
A New Hampshire bill to let the state accept taxes in the form of cryptocurrency has passed its first legislative hurdle.

Funds Were Moving From QuadrigaCX Right Before Its Collapse

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 14:07
Nearly $1 million worth of ether left QuadrigaCX's hot wallet for other cryptocurrency exchanges in December, the same month its CEO reportedly died.

Bitcoin Pops Above $3,700 As Crypto Market Flashes Green

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 13:21
The broader cryptocurrency market picked up strong bid during Friday's trading session with litecoin (LTC) leading the charge.

TCR Party: The #CryptoTwitter Popularity Contest Everyone’s Talking About

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 13:00
ConsenSys is experimenting with token models to see what could work for enterprise consulting clients.

A Fight Is Brewing Among QuadrigaCX Crypto Exchange’s Creditors

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 11:35
QuadrigaCX customers who had fiat currency balances say they should be repaid before crypto holders.

Mauritius to License Crypto Custodians Starting in March

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 10:30
Mauritius will soon license digital asset custodians as part of its plan to create a fintech hub "in and for" Africa.

SEC Commissioner Says Bitcoin ETF Will Be Approved ‘Eventually’

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 09:00
A U.S. SEC commissioner, Robert J. Jackson Jr. has said he believes a bitcoin exchange-traded fund will ultimately be approved.

Canadian Watchdog Says It Doesn’t Regulate QuadrigaCX Exchange

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 07:00
British Columbia's securities watchdog has said that it has no remit to regulate troubled crypto exchange QuadrigaCX.

Bitcoin Price Still Trading Flat While Litecoin Hits 7-Month High

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 06:00
Bitcoin, which continues to languish near seven-week lows, is being outshone by a surge in litecoin prices.

Bithumb Exchange Launches OTC Trading Desk for Digital Assets

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 05:00
South Korea-based crypto exchange Bithumb has launched a global OTC trading desk for digital assets.

Credit Suisse Arm Sees Blockchain Benefits After Fund Distribution Trial

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 04:00
A Credit Suisse subsidiary has completed a blockchain trial for fund transactions, concluding the tech offers "considerable benefits."

Latest Lightning Code Release Trolls With a ‘Block Size’ Increase

Fri, 02/08/2019 - 03:00
The latest code version for the lightning network, often trumpeted as the future of bitcoin payments, includes a "block size increase."

Winklevoss Brothers Ordered to Pay $45K Worth of Charlie Shrem’s Legal Fees

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 22:30
Investors Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have been ordered to pay back $45,000 in legal fees incurred by entrepreneur Charlie Shrem as part of an ongoing lawsuit that alleges he failed to broker a series of promised cryptocurrency purchases on their behalf. In the order, filed in the U.S. District Court of the Southern District of […]

Blockchain Analysis Links Hamas Fundraising to Coinbase Bitcoin Account

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 13:30
Hamas is soliciting bitcoin donations for its military operations, but so far has only garnered a few thousand dollars.

Someone Is Impersonating Bitcoin Futures Platfom Bakkt to Raise Money

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 11:00
There's a website out there masquerading as Bakkt in an apparent attempt to bilk people out of their bitcoin.

Ripple Teams With 10 New Universities for Blockchain Research Initiative

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 10:00
Ripple has partnered with another 10 top universities for its international blockchain research program, bringing the total to 29.

Crypto Futures Platform ErisX Hires Execs From Barclays and YouTube

Thu, 02/07/2019 - 08:05
Crypto trading firm ErisX has hired a COO from megabank Barclays and a head of infrastructure from YouTube.