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Bitcoin Price Drops 5% But Rebound Likely, Charts Suggest

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 07:00
Following a $1,000 overnight drop, bitcoin’s bulls now have target of $12,061 to mitigate bearish pressure.

Venezuela’s Maduro Orders Top Bank to Make Petro Available to Public

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 06:00
President Maduro has ordered the Bank of Venezuela to open public counters for his controversial cryptocurrency, the petro.

Bank of Japan: Adopting Central Bank Crypto Would Mean Dropping Cash

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 05:00
A Bank of Japan official has ruled out the launch of a central bank digital currency because to do so may require the country to abandon cash.

Dogecoin Price Surges 37% Following Binance Listing Announcement

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 04:31
The price of the popular dogecoin cryptocurrency is surging after the announcement that it will soon be listed on the Binance exchange.

Billion-Dollar Returns: The Upside of Facebook’s Libra Cryptocurrency

Fri, 07/05/2019 - 04:00
If Libra achieves even modest adoption, the payoff for Facebook and its partners could be in the billions.

Litecoin Outperforms Top-10 Cryptos Ahead of August Reward Halving

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 11:00
With the supply of new coins to be halved in less than five weeks, litecoin is outpacing its peers.

Twitter Study Finds US Posts Most on Bitcoin and Facebook’s Libra

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 10:33
New research has found that the U.S. leads the world in the volume of tweets referencing bitcoin and Facebook's planned cryptocurrency.

Scammer Taunts Couple Who Lost Thousands in Bitcoin Fraud

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 10:00
An Australian couple lost over AU$20,000 in a bitcoin scam, and were even taunted by the perpetrator over their losses.

Brazilian Bank Plans to Use Tezos Blockchain for STOs Worth $1 Billion

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 09:00
BTG Pactual, Brazil's fifth largest bank, plans to utilize the Tezos blockchain for security token offerings potentially worth $1 billion.

South Korea’s Shinhan Bank Is Cracking Down Harder on Anonymous Crypto Users

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 08:00
New rules make it even harder to create anonymous crypto exchanges in South Korea.

Bitcoin Eyes Independence Day Price Gains for Fifth Year Running

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 07:00
After clawing back 25 percent of recent losses, bitcoin looks set to close in the green on July 4 for the fifth consecutive year.

This Artist Explores the Art and Politics of Crypto Culture

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 06:00
The crypto artist has worked with Dorian Nakamoto and recently expanded his reach into South America.

Fujitsu Develops Blockchain IDs That Score Trustworthiness in Transactions

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 05:00
Fujitsu Laboratories has unveiled digital identity tech that scores users' reliability to increase the security of online transactions.

IBM, Top Australian Banks to Pilot Blockchain for Retail Lease Bank Guarantees

Thu, 07/04/2019 - 04:00
The blockchain pilot will digitize the bank guarantee process in an effort to tackle fraud and improve efficiency.

ZenGo Introduces Non-Custodial, Keyless Competitor to Calibra Wallet

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 17:45
ZenGo's product shows how Libra can be held in other wallets.

Coinsquare, Just Cash Partnership Enables Non-Bank ATM Crypto Transactions

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 15:30
The software upgrade can potentially be introduced to approximately 170,000 machines across America.

Third Defendant Pleads Guilty in Fake ID-for-Bitcoin Case

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 15:00
A fake ID ring operated between June 2013 and February 2018 and may have netted over $4.7 million in bitcoin.

Facebook’s David Marcus: Libra Crypto Users Won’t Have to Trust Us

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 13:35
In a note published Wednesday, Facebook blockchain lead David Marcus pushed back against calls to stop Libra's development.

‘Release the Tape!’: Nouriel Roubini Calls for BitMEX CEO Debate Video

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 11:00
The anti-bitcoin NYU professor debated the founder of BitMEX. It didn't go well.

Blockstream Launches Atomic Swaps on Liquid Bitcoin Sidechain

Wed, 07/03/2019 - 10:00
Blockstream has created an "experimental" tool making it easier for users to trade "trustlessly" between tokens on its Liquid sidechain.