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Posted on 18 September 2019 | 11:15 pm

SEC Charges Token Sale Platform For Illegal $14M Securities Offering

The U.S. SEC has charged ICOBox with acting as an unregistered broker and conducting an illegal securities offering…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 10:45 pm

Two Arrested for ‘Old-Fashioned Shakedown’ of Cryptocurrency Startup

Two men have been arrested in the U.S. for alleged threats to destroy a crypto startup’s ICO and demanding millions of dollars in a shakedown…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 10:10 pm

Israeli Startup That Allows Offline Crypto Transactions Secures $4M

Blockchain transactions can now purportedly be recorded without the internet as an Israeli cybersecurity startup introduces its new technology…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 9:41 pm

Turkey Announces Plans for National Blockchain Infrastructure

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 9:40 pm

Luxembourg Regulator Red-Flags Activities of BitPay Clone Website

Luxembourg’s financial watchdog red-flagged the activities of a clone website impersonating crypto payments provider BitPay…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 9:25 pm

Craig Wright’s Hidden Treasures: Court Order to Unlock the Tulip Trust

The case against Craig Wright resulted in a court order, but there is still a great deal unknown…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 9:21 pm

Turkey Announces Plans for a National Blockchain Infrastructure

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 9:05 pm

Turkey Announces Plans for National Blockchain Infrastructure

The Turkish Ministry of Industry and Technology has announced plans to establish a national blockchain infrastructure…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 8:08 pm

Price Analysis 18/09: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, LTC, EOS, BNB, BSV, XLM, ADA

Which altcoins offer a good buying opportunity? Let’s analyze the charts…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 7:15 pm

US FDA to Hold Meeting on Blockchain and AI in Food Traceability

The FDA has set up a meeting with international stakeholders to discuss blockchain deployment in food tracking…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 7:02 pm

Report: North Korea in Early Stages of Building Own Cryptocurrency

Report: North Korea is in the early stages of building its own Bitcoin-like cryptocurrency…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 6:31 pm

Reuters: Facebook Met British Authorities Prior to Libra’s Official Announcement

This spring, Facebook reportedly met with U.K. officials in a bid to get their support for Libra before its public announcement…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 5:16 pm

Retail Giant Overstock Seeks to Restructure Cryptocurrency Dividend

Overstock is working with authorities to make its digital asset-based dividend freely tradeable…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 4:41 pm

XRP Climbs 10% In a Green Day

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 4:35 pm

Indian Car Manufacturer Tata Motors Calls for Automotive Blockchain Tech

Indian car manufacturer Tata Motors has launched a program for startups seeking blockchain solutions for the automotive industry…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 4:21 pm

Crypto Not Competitive With Gold: Barrick Gold Exec

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 4:09 pm

Crypto Not Competitive With Gold: Barrick Gold Exec

Catherine Raw, a COO at the world’s largest gold mining firm, said that cryptocurrencies are not competitive with gold…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 1:18 pm

IBM and Citibank Join Singapore Late-Stage Blockchain Accelerator

Singapore-based blockchain accelerator Tribe Accelerator now counts IBM, Citibank and Ubisoft among its members…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 12:54 pm

Craig Wright Asks for 30-Day Extension to Delay 500K Bitcoin Payout

After a 14-day extension, Craig Wright now wants 30 more days to pay 500K Bitcoin to Dave Kleiman’s estate…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 11:57 am

BUSD — Binance and Paxos Stablecoin Latest to Get US Regulator Consent

With the recent launch of regulated crypto offerings such as PAXG and BUSD on the market, the global digital currency landscape appears to be rapidly…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 11:54 am

Coffee Industry Taps IBM Blockchain Solution to Track Supply Chain

IBM provides its blockchain service to assist the launch of a coffee tracking platform…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 11:29 am

Altseason? Bitcoin Price Flat as XRP, ETH, XLM Near 20% Daily Returns

Stellar (XLM) leads renewed altcoin boom while Bitcoin fails to prove its bullish intentions…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 10:13 am

Nigerian Crypto Educator Returns $80K in Bitcoin Received by Mistake

Keith Mali Chung, a Nigeria-based cryptocurrency educator, has returned 7.88 BTC that was mistakenly transferred to his wallet…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 9:37 am

ING: 32% of Europeans Believe Crypto Is the Future of E-Payments

27% of respondents think cryptocurrencies are controlled by a central authority, a new ING survey reveals…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 8:57 am

Germany Unveils New Plan to Block Private ‘Parallel Currencies’: Libra

Germany’s new blockchain strategy, passed today, aims to prevent the launch of alternative currencies such as Facebook’s Libra…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 8:22 am

Bobby Lee: Chinese Always Saw Bitcoin as Investment, Not for Payments

Bobby Lee, co-founder and ex-CEO of China's first crypto exchange BTCC, says the Chinese have always seen Bitcoin as an investment rather than as a pa…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 7:55 am

European Space Agency Awards €60K for Blockchain Satellite Wallet

SpaceChain seals €60,000 from the European Space Agency to commercially develop its satellite-powered, multi-sig blockchain wallet…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 7:38 am

Edward Snowden: US Gov’t Lawsuit to Block Book Is ‘Good for Bitcoin’

Bitcoin can protect my money from gov’t theft, says Snowden…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 7:18 am

'Get Ready for Bitcoin $20K,’ Says BitMEX CEO as Fed Panic-Prints $53B

Bitcoin price heading to $20k on fiat weakness, says BitMEX CEO…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 7:08 am

Binance.US Opens Registration Today, Excluding 13 States

Binance.US opens accounts registration today, barring 13 states…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 1:05 am

NEO Global Development Announces Pilot Network for Next Year’s NEO3

NEO opens up NEO3 Preview1 build, a pilot to the NEO3 network…

Posted on 18 September 2019 | 12:41 am

CBOE Withdraws VanEck, SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal From SEC Review

The CBOE has withdrawn its application for the VanEck/SolidX Bitcoin ETF one month before the SEC’s deadline…

Posted on 17 September 2019 | 11:36 pm

Japanese Messaging Giant Line Rolls Out Crypto Trading Platform Bitmax

Japanese messaging giant Line launches its crypto trading platform Bitmax…

Posted on 17 September 2019 | 10:16 pm

German Finance Minister Says Gov’t Must Reject Facebook's Libra Coin

German must reject “parallel currencies” like Facebook’s Libra Coin, says German finance minister…