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Sanctions Weren’t Discussed at North Korea Crypto Conference, Attendee Says

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 04:00
The U.S. government's charges against Virgil Griffith are overblown, says one attendee of the North Korean conference that led to the ethereum developer's arrest.

Binance Acquires Beijing-Based Blockchain Data Startup DappReview

Tue, 12/03/2019 - 01:00
The DappReview acquisition will help Binance further develop its existing dapps.

Ethereum Developer Virgil Griffith to Be Released From Jail Pending Trial

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 19:47
A judge ruled that the U.S. Department of Justice has enough evidence to move a case against ethereum developer Virgil Griffith to trial.

Ex-CFTC Chair Giancarlo to Push for Digital Dollar in New Role at White-Shoe Law Firm

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 16:01
Christopher Giancarlo has joined law firm Willkie Farr & Gallagher as its new senior counsel, where the former CFTC chief intends to continue advocating for a digital dollar and other policies.

Huobi Says It’s Joining a Chinese Government-Led Blockchain Alliance

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 14:30
Huobi China has joined a blockchain consortium backed by a powerful state-sponsored entity.

MARKETS DAILY: A North Korean Conspiracy and Top Hacks of 2019

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 11:58
This time we're talking crypto and traditional market, an ethereum developer in hot water after alleged sanction busting, and a look at this years biggest exchange hacks.

Sri Lanka’s Central Bank Calls for Blockchain-Based KYC Proposals

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 11:30
Sri Lanka's Central Bank wants to use a blockchain system for local banks' "know-your-customer" protocols.

Kakao’s Delayed Crypto Wallet Will Support Native Dapps, Collectibles

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 10:20
Kakao's in-development wallet for its "klay" cryptocurrency will support dapps and tokens based on the firm's blockchain tech. The bad news is the launch has been delayed.

Power Ledger, Indian Government to Boost Renewables With P2P Energy Trading Initiative

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 08:50
Australian blockchain startup Power Ledger will pilot a peer-to-peer solar energy trading platform alongside an Indian utility firm and a government agency.

The Vertcoin Cryptocurrency Just Got 51% Attacked – Again

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 07:30
Vertcoin, a crypto project that sets out to keep mining power decentralized, has suffered its second 51-percent attack in a year.

Dutch Crypto Startups Brawl With Regulators Over Scope of EU Money Laundering Rule

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 07:00
Dutch crypto startups are crying foul as local regulators look to implement the EU 5th Anti-Money Laundering Directive ahead of a Jan. 10 deadline.

Bullish Bitcoin Chart Pattern Still Intact Despite 7% Price Drop

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 06:06
Bitcoin has erased more than 45 percent of last week's rally, but a bullish chart pattern is still valid.

A Plan to Decentralize Bitcoin Mining Again Is Gaining Ground

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 05:00
New code for mining pools could fix problems associated with transaction censorship and more, say its supporters.

Is Technical Analysis Prophetic or Preposterous? We Asked 7 Crypto Traders

Mon, 12/02/2019 - 04:00
Technical analysis, or the art of divining future price movements from historical data, divides opinion in the crypto world. So does does it offer real insight into the markets?

PODCAST: Altcoins and Ancient History with Litecoin’s Charlie Lee

Sun, 12/01/2019 - 08:05
The hosts are talking network effects, ad-hoc audits and more with early Bitcoin developer and Litecoin creator Charlie Lee.

The Mechanics of Market Manipulation

Sat, 11/30/2019 - 04:10
The crypto market's fragmented and decentralized structure can make it more vulnerable to manipulation, writes CoinDesk Research’s Galen Moore.

Bakkt CEO Will Be Asked to Fill Georgia Senate Seat in 2020: Report

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 17:40
Crypto custodian Bakkt’s chief executive Kelly Loeffler has reportedly been picked by Governor Brian Kemp to serve in the U.S. Senate until the special election in November 2020.  Loeffler will likely be asked next week to serve as the replacement of U.S. Senator Johnny Isakson, who has announced plans to vacate his senate seat on […]

US Arrests Ethereum Developer for Training North Koreans to Evade Sanctions

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 17:00
After attending a blockchain conference in North Korea in April, a developer at the Ethereum Foundation has been arrested in Los Angeles on Thanksgiving Day.

Cisco Patent Would Secure 5G Networks With a Blockchain

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 12:30
Cisco sees a way for blockchain to help secure messages transmitted through telecommunications networks, according to a patent.

WATCH: Thiel Capital’s Eric Weinstein Talks About the Nature of Money

Fri, 11/29/2019 - 11:00
Eric Weinstein of Thiel Capital talks with Leigh Cuen about the philosophy behind the crypto markets.