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BitGo Co-Founder and Facebook Alum Joins Blockchain Capital

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 09:00
Crypto entrepreneur and investor Ben Davenport is joining Blockchain Capital as a venture partner.

Korean Government Plans Action Over Risks of Resurgent Crypto Market

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 08:15
With the price of bitcoin surging, the South Korean government has held an inter-agency emergency meeting over the risk for investors.

Another Crypto Billionaire Signs Gates, Buffet-Founded ‘Giving Pledge’

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 08:00
Ben Delo, billionaire co-founder of crypto derivatives exchange BitMEX, has pledged to donate much of his wealth to global challenges.

Bitcoin Price Raises Bull Flag in Preparation for Possible Move Higher

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 07:00
Bitcoin has formed a technical pattern called a “bull flag” on the hourly chart – a pause that often refreshes higher.

South Korea’s Shinhan Bank Turns to Blockchain to Speed Up Loan Issuance

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 06:00
Shinhan, one of the oldest and largest banks in South Korea, is using blockchain technology to speed up the approval process for loan products. 

ECB Official Says Wholesale Central Bank Digital Currency a ‘Viable Option’

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 05:00
A European Central Bank council member has come out generally in favor of wholesale central bank digital currencies.

JPMorgan Adds New Privacy Features to Its Ethereum-Based Quorum Blockchain

Tue, 05/28/2019 - 04:00
JPMorgan has developed a new privacy feature for ethereum-based blockchains that hides both the sender and the amount in a transaction.

Researcher Discovers Serious Vulnerability in Paper Crypto Wallet Site

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 13:00
If you have cryptocurrency in a paper wallet from WalletGenerator.net you'd best pull it off.

0x Teams With StarkWare to Bring Speed to Decentralized Exchanges

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 12:00
Decentralized exchanges that rely on ethereum could get a huge scalability boost, thanks to a new offering from StarkWare and 0x.

Golden Crossover: XRP Heads for Bullish Chart Pattern as Price Climbs 27%

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 11:30
XRP is teasing a long-term bullish reversal, with 27% gains and a bullish golden cross pattern likely to occur next week.

Vroom! F1 Racing Game Offers First Crypto Collectable

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 11:10
F1 Delta Time, a blockchain-based racing game, is offering its first crypto collectable – a unique racecar called 1-1-1.

Yahoo Japan-Backed Crypto Exchange Taotao Launches This Week

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 10:20
A new crypto exchange platform in which Yahoo Japan owns a major stake is about to launch after over a year in development.

Want to Know Your Wine Is Genuine? EY Has Built a Blockchain for That

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 09:30
“Big Four” firm EY has built a blockchain platform for a firm that will help consumers determine wines' quality, provenance and authenticity.

ConsenSys Launches ‘Jobs Kit’ to Help Devs Enter the Blockchain Industry

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 08:00
Ethereum development studio ConsenSys has launched a blockchain “job kit” to guide developers wishing to enter the growing blockchain space.

Bitcoin Price Backs Off 12 Month Highs, But Bias Remains Bullish

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 07:00
Bitcoin has retreated from 12-month highs over $8,900 hit earlier today, but prices are holding well above key support at $8,390.

Hacked Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Files for US Bankruptcy Protection

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 06:00
Cryptopia has filed for bankruptcy protection in the U.S. seeking to preserve vital user data held on servers in Arizona

Public Perceptions of the Bitcoin Spot Market Are Wrong, Says Bitwise

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 05:00
Today's bitcoin spot market is “significantly" smaller and more efficient than is generally perceived, argues a Bitwise Asset Management paper.

The Cat-and-Mouse Game of Crypto Regulation Enters a New Phase

Mon, 05/27/2019 - 04:00
The cat-and-mouse game between regulators and crypto developers could spur a new era of innovation around the technology, writes Michael J. Casey.

Bitcoin Hits New 2019 High Above $8,900

Sun, 05/26/2019 - 21:08
Bitcoin's price has once again set a new high for 2019 after breaking out from a bullish pattern on the daily chart, reaching as high as $8,905.