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Posted on 30 May 2020 | 1:00 am

Satoshi Invented GPU Mining to Defend the Network Says Early Dev

According to an early Bitcoin dev, Satoshi prepared several versions of GPU mining code to defend Bitcoin against a 51% attack.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 11:00 pm

Alibaba Signs Blockchain-Related Deal With Chinese Port Operator

The biggest port operator in China joined the e-commerce giant and Ant Financial to strengthen blockchain’s adoption across the port industry.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 9:23 pm

Congress Fears US Is Losing Battle to Malware and Darkweb Cyberweapons

As COVID-19 has the financial system more internet-dependent than ever, Congress is worried that the United States’ cyber defenses are not up to the…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 9:00 pm

JPMorgan Chase Settles Crypto Credit Card Lawsuit for $2.5M

JPMorgan Chase recently came to terms on a lawsuit from 2018 involving added fees for crypto purchases using credit cards.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 7:54 pm

Emin Gün Sirer’s AVA Labs to Distribute 2M Tokens Ahead of Full Launch

A new DeFi and enterprise blockchain app protocol, AVA Labs, will distribute 2 million tokens in a final testnet before mainnet launch in summer.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 7:48 pm

Not Your Tulip Trust? Message Calling Craig Wright ‘Fraud’ May Unlock the Case

Legal experts say a message in Bitcoin addresses linked to the Tulip Trust could be used against Craig Wright in his case with Kleiman estate.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 7:00 pm

ASIC Repair Technician Certification Coming to the US

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 6:52 pm

Price Analysis 5/29: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, BNB, EOS, XTZ, ADA

Many altcoins are showing significant strength as they approach their 200-day moving averages, this suggests that the sentiment in the sector remains…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 6:34 pm

Blockchain Battery Grids Are Powering Up at Lightning Speed

Equigy, a blockchain platform for managing batteries connected to the electric grid, is expanding its operations in the European Union.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 6:25 pm

6 Questions for Pascal Gauthier of Ledger

“I believe that small actions taken at individual levels can lead to real changes for the planet, and showing that we care inspires others to take a…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 5:57 pm

Coinbase Investor and Fundstrat Analyst Explain Why Goldman Sachs Is Incorrectly Assessing Bitcoin

Here’s why Goldman’s approach to Bitcoin is ‘stale’ and ‘hasn’t evolved much.’…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 5:24 pm

ASIC Repair Technician Certification Coming to the US

Bitmain and Core Scientific partner to offer the first certification courses in the U.S.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 4:29 pm

Cardano and Ethereum Price Surge Alongside Bitcoin — Will XLM Follow?

The recent surge in Bitcoin price led to rallies in Ethereum, Cardano, Theta Token and Band Protocol, can the upswing continue?

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 4:00 pm

The Big Four Are Gearing Up to Become Crypto and Blockchain Auditors

Professional service giants like the Big Four are innovating in the blockchain and crypto space. Is it enough to make an impact?

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 3:47 pm

BitClave Seems Unlikely to Ever Pay $29 Million Settlement

A company that was heralded as the “New Google” settles with the SEC, agreeing to return $29 million to ICO investors, in addition to a $400,000 p…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 3:15 pm

UK Court Drops Craig Wright's Appeal Against Roger Ver

Calling Wright a “fraud” is not a UK-related matter, the Court of Appeal of England and Wales rules.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 2:48 pm

NGRAVE Hard Wallet Hits 450% of Crowdfunding Goal Within Two Days

A hardware wallet’s IndieGoGo crowdfunding campaign reached 450% of its target funding amount within two days of launch.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 2:27 pm

The Worst Crisis in a Century Is Setting the Stage for Bitcoin

The world’s existing economies are suffering due to the COVID-19 pandemic, which has revealed the main benefits of decentralized tech and crypto.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 2:20 pm

Maker Rallies 30% in One Hour Amid Upcoming Coinbase Pro Listing

The price of Maker has surged 30% in less than one hour following news of forthcoming listings on Coinbase Pro.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 1:12 pm

SEC Orders ICO Startup to Return $25.5M to Investors

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission ordered crypto firm BitClave to return $25.5 million to investors.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 1:00 pm

Cryptocurrency Documentary to Air on Discovery Science Channel

“Open Source Money,” a documentary series on a crypto firm fully financed with cryptocurrency will air on cable television in the United States.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 1:00 pm

Digital Dollar Project Releases White Paper Laying Out Groundwork for US CBDC

A U.S. think tank working towards a digitized dollar has released a white paper detailing inaugural aims and use cases for a central bank digital curr…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 12:41 pm

Crypto Users Could Soon Receive Interest From Two DeFi Protocols at Once

The Aave protocol has introduced Uniswap tokens as a collateral form, which opens the door to the somewhat risky practice of leveraged liquidity pools…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 12:22 pm

China’s TON Community to Launch Their Own Blockchain Network

As the official TON team transfers the TON development to “free source community,” the Chinese TON Community launches their own TON network.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 11:50 am

Ethereum Significantly Less Private Than Bitcoin, New Research Shows

Ethereum transactions are even easier to de-anonymize than Bitcoin due to its specifics, but a lot of it comes down to careful usage of mixing tools.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 11:44 am

False Alarm? Bitcoin Upsurge to $9,600 Is a Weak Futures-Driven Rally

The price of Bitcoin rejected $9,600 as data shows the futures market led the BTC rally from $8,700 to $9,600.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 10:55 am

South Korea's ICON Releases Blockchain Interoperability Protocol

South Korea’s largest public blockchain, ICON, has released its Blockchain Transmission Protocol, allowing individual blockchains to interact and co…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 9:54 am

Coinbase Now Supports Tezos Staking Rewards for UK and Some EU Users

Major crypto exchange Coinbase is rolling out Tezos staking rewards for users in the United Kingdom and three European countries.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 8:56 am

Bitcoin 896-Day ‘Accumulation’ Will Now Spark $100K Bull Run — Analyst

A giant repositioning since December 2017 is about to come to a close, claims Positive Crypto, leading to new price all-time highs.

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 8:25 am

Canadian University Adds Two Blockchain Programs to Meet Job Demands

Canada-based York University will start two new blockchain education programs in September 2020 in order to meet rising demand for professionals in th…

Posted on 29 May 2020 | 7:35 am

Messari: XRP Inflation Rate Five Times Higher Than Bitcoin’s

According to data research firm Messari, Ripple’s selloff causes inflation to hit 20% — five times that of Bitcoin, inflicting downward price pres…