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P2P Exchange Hodl Hodl Enables 2 out of 3 Multisig Contracts

Hodl Hodl – a global P2P cryptocurrency exchange that doesn’t hold users funds – recently enabled 2 out of 3 multisig escrow contracts on its...

Japan Roundup: Bitflyer Restructures, Zaif Suspends New Member Registrations

The largest crypto exchange in Japan, Bitflyer, has announced a major organizational overhaul. A new representative director has been appointed to oversee the exchange’s day-to-day...

Total of 7 Crypto Exchanges and 158 Wallets Hacked in South Korea, Police Find

The South Korean National Police Agency has produced a report of all hacking incidents of crypto exchanges and wallets in the country during the past...

Coinbase Explores a Crypto ETF – Report

Leading U.S. cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase is reportedly exploring launch of a crypto ETF and has sought the expertise of BlackRock, the world’s largest asset manager....

Russian Authorities to Track Cryptocurrency Transactions

Russia’s Federal Financial Monitoring Service (Rosfinmonitoring) will expand its set of analysis tools with a new system allowing for data about cryptocurrency wallets tied to...

New FINMA FinTech License Will Allow Swiss Crypto Startups to Handle Up To $100 Million

The Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA) has announced on Monday, December 3, that local blockchain and cryptocurrency startups can now apply for a new...

Exchanges Roundup: Luno Expects ‘Open’ South African Rules, Bitstamp Updates Engine

In this edition of Exchanges Roundup, we look at a Luno executive’s belief that the South African government will introduce “open” crypto regulations. We also...

Coinbase Deny IPO Rumors as Crypto Giant Closes $300 Million Series E

Coinbase announced a $300 million fundraising round on Tuesday, October 30, which puts the San Francisco-based company’s new valuation at $8 billion and makes it...

Bitcoin ATM Maker Develops Payment Solution for Cannabis Dispensaries

The legal US cannabis industry growing strong where local authorities have stepped out of its way. However, in combination with banks and credit card companies...
Name Price24H (%)
Bitcoin (BTC)
$3,454.11
-0.98%
Ethereum (ETH)
$90.08
-1.72%
Bitcoin Cash (BCH)
$102.40
-1.96%
XRP (XRP)
$0.305055
-0.02%
Litecoin (LTC)
$24.48
-0.7%
Cardano (ADA)
$0.030070
0.13%
IOTA (MIOTA)
$0.228360
-7.57%
Dash (DASH)
$65.61
-4.94%
NEM (XEM)
$0.069837
-3.3%
Monero (XMR)
$43.88
-1.28%
Stellar (XLM)
$0.114156
-3.1%
EOS (EOS)
$1.90
-0.14%
Ethereum Classic (ETC)
$3.81
-5.86%
Lisk (LSK)
$1.19
-0.75%

The Bitcoin Files Protocol Provides a BCH Secured File Storage System

This weekend the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) developers have announced another new feature to the Bitcoin Cash network called the Bitcoin Files Protocol (BFP)....

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Thomson Reuters Partners with CryptoCompare for Cryptocurrency Data

CryptoCompare, the global cryptocurrency market data aggregator, has entered into a strategic partnership with Thomson Reuters, the world’s leading source of news and information...

The Weekly: New Regulations, Blackrock Probes Market, Coinbase Gets Into Politics

In this week’s daily editions of Bitcoin in Brief, we showcased stories about politicians trying to enforce their will on the cryptocurrency ecosystem around...

Nigerian Startups Call for Cryptocurrency Regulation to Stem Investment Outflows

Nigeria’s financial technology startups have called on the Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN) to provide legal guidelines for the cryptocurrency and blockchain industry. A...

Lawyer Invests $300 Million to Build Crypto City in the Nevada Desert

Consumer protection lawyer Jeffrey Berns is the owner and CEO of Blockchains LLC, a company that bought more than 67,000 acres of land in...

Ripple’s xRapid Solution to be Launched Within ‘Month or So’

Commercial version of Ripple’s payment platform xRapid could launched “in the next month or so,” Head of regulatory relations for Asia-Pacific and the Middle...

Mining Round-Up: Sky Mining CEO Flees with $35 Million, Texas Attracts Miners

In recent mining news, it has been alleged that the CEO of Vietnam-based Sky Mining has fled the country with $35 million USD in...

Jimmy Song: Attacking Bitcoin Network Would Cost Billions of Dollars But Still Would be Pointless

Entrepreneur, developer and educator, Jimmy Song is a well-known figure in Bitcoin community. Former principal architect at blockchain firn Paxos and VP of engineering...

Korean Government Expected to Announce ICO Stance in November, Official Says

The South Korean government is expected to announce its position on initial coin offerings in November, according to a high-ranking official. The decision will...

Court Refuses to Drop Money Laundering Charge Against UBS, $5.8 Billion Fine Looms

A French court has reportedly rejected a request by the largest Swiss bank to drop money laundering charge against it. UBS Group and a...

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Crypto Market Falls Below $200 Billion to a New 2018 Low

Falling prices of the vast majority of cryptocurrencies have sent the total market capitalization back below $200 billion on Tuesday, August 14, with Bitcoin...

A Review of the New Stellarx Decentralized Exchange

This week, Stellar launched its long-awaited decentralized exchange. Stellarx offers trading of a range of assets including cryptocurrencies from multiple blockchains, using stellar lumens...

Iran is Pushing Ahead with Creating State-Backed Cryptocurrency

Iran’s plans to create a national digital currency took a significant step closer to realization after the country’s National Cyberspace Center revealed that the...

Norwegian Mining Company Receives Bomb Threat in Escalating Noise Complaint

Kryptovault, a Norwegian company specializing in “large-scale cryptocurrency mining and data center operations,” has recently received a bomb threat amid escalating noise complaints pertaining...

2018 Will Bring Breakthrough Blockchain Developments

Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency and worldwide payment system. It is the first decentralized digital currency, as the system works without a central bank or...

Cryptocurrency Roundup App Gets $100,000 Shark Tank Investment

Services that allow individuals to invest small amounts of money on a recurring basis have become popular in recent years, especially for young people. An automatic cryptocurrency buying app that rounds up everyday purchases has...

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Bittrex Teams Up with Rialto Trading on Digital Securities Trading Platform

Popular cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex is teaming up with Rialto Trading, a next-generation Alternative Trading System (ATS) to offer a new digital securities trading platform....

Hiding Bitcoin Cash in Pictures With the New Pixel Wallet App

There’s been a lot of development since the last Bitcoin Cash (BCH) upgrade this past May. Now, this week a unique light client called...

Bitmain Unveils New 18 Terahash Water-Cooled Bitcoin Miner

On August 23, the China-based firm Bitmain Technologies revealed the company’s latest mining device, the Antminer S9 Hydro. The newly manufactured rig is a...

USDT Volume Up Despite Tether’s Stablecoin Dominance Dropping

The ongoing drama surrounding the opaque operations of Tether throughout 2018 has driven the proliferation of similar pegged currencies, leading to USDT’s dominance over...

Bitcoin Journalist Pioneer: Jamie Redman Has Over 2,000 Articles Published

Journalist Jamie Redman is a pioneer. He’s one of first writers in the world to make his living by covering the cryptocurrency ecosystem. Readers...