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Posted on 19 August 2019 | 9:20 am

Bitcoin Simply Existing Positively Impacts Monetary Policy: Research

Private decentralized cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin wield a positive influence on governments’ fiscal and regulatory policy, a new analysis argues…

Posted on 19 August 2019 | 9:01 am

Bitcoin Price Bullish Wedge Forms Pointing to $11K, Says Trader

Bitcoin price, altcoins back from the brink as $11,000 comes into view…

Posted on 19 August 2019 | 8:25 am

China Central Bank Crypto Can Cannabalize Alipay, WeChat Pay — Analyst

China’s digital currency could improve bank deposits…

Posted on 19 August 2019 | 8:02 am

Japan’s Retail Giant Rakuten Officially Launches Crypto Exchange

Japan gets latest crypto exchange in the form of Rakuten Wallet…

Posted on 19 August 2019 | 7:16 am

Binance Reveals ‘Venus’ — Its Own Project to Rival Facebook’s Libra

Binance is launching its own ‘Libra’ to rival Facebook on a regional level…

Posted on 19 August 2019 | 6:14 am

Crypto Wallet ZenGo Now Supports Facebook’s Libra Testnet

You can now experiment with Facebook’s Libra testnet using ZenGo crypto wallet…

Posted on 19 August 2019 | 1:48 am

Second-Largest Indian State to Use Blockchain in Various Spheres

The Indian state of Maharashtra has earmarked funds and is stepping up measures to apply blockchain tech to various administrative spheres…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 7:55 pm

Would Blockchain Better Protect User Data Than FaceApp? Experts Answer

Security and data privacy experts from different fields comment on the concerns about FaceApp: Could a blockchain-based DApp alleviate privacy violati…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 7:55 pm

Coinbase and Barclays Part Ways, Will UK Users Be Affected?

Barclays bank seemingly dumps Coinbase over AML, but the exchange finds a replacement. Business as usual for U.K. customers?

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 7:49 pm

Silvergate Bank Plans to Offer Cryptocurrency-Collateralized Loans

The holding company of cryptocurrency-friendly Silvergate Bank, Silvergate Capital Corporation, is examining the possibility of offering cryptocurrenc…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 6:34 pm

Bitcoin Circles $10,400 as Altcoins Rally, XRP Posts 10% Gains

The crypto markets are seeing a surge of green, with altcoins spearheading gains and Bitcoin circling the $10,400 mark…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 6:20 pm

Top-5 Crypto Performers: LINK, LEO, BCH, ETC, BSV, OKB*

Which of the top-five performers are showing a buying opportunity? Let’s study the charts…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 5:26 pm

Cardano Dips Below 0.049948 Level, Down 6%

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 5:21 pm

US Lawmakers to Visit Switzerland to Discuss Crypto, Facebook’s Libra

A delegation from the U.S. House of Representatives will meet with Swiss regulators to exchange views about digital currencies and Libra in particular…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 3:49 pm

PlusToken Suspencted Ponzi Moves $240M in Four Bitcoin Transactions

$240 million in suspected proceeds from crypto scheme PlusToken have reportedly moved in four Bitcoin transactions…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 2:16 pm

China: Shenzhen Special Economic Zone to Include Digital Currency Research

The Communist Party of China will allow research into digital currencies within the Shenzhen Special Economic Zone…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 2:10 pm

Hodler’s Digest, Aug. 12–18: BTC Premiums, Coinbase Blow, Binance Revival

In this week’s Hodler’s Digest, CZ speaks on Binance’s U.S. revival, a big blow for Coinbase in the U.K., and why Argentina is paying more for B…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 1:49 pm

Crypto Regulation Outlook in 2019 — What Is the Global Scenario?

As we move deeper into 2019, let’s take a look at the regulatory scene surrounding the global crypto industry…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 10:47 am

Stellar Dips Below 0.07051 Level, Down 2%

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 10:43 am

LTC Founder Charlie Lee Discloses Investment in BTC Development Firm Casa

Litecoin founder Charlie Lee disclosed that he is an investor in Bitcoin personal key security firm Casa…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 8:30 am

Bitcoin Fights to Hold at $10,150 as US Stock Market Sees Minor Uptrend

Most of the top cryptocurrencies continue to wallow in the red zone as Bitcoin fights to hold at $10,150…

Posted on 18 August 2019 | 12:00 am

Japan to Solarize Its Burgeoning Digital Economy, Expert Take

In the second expert take of the series, Selva Ozelli evaluates tax, digital technology and solar policies (including power from satellites) in Japan…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 10:52 pm

NEO Is in Talks to Integrate Celer Network to Improve Scalability

John Wang, director of Eco Growth at NEO, says that NEO is in talks to integrate Celer Networks layer-two protocol to improve scalability…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 9:43 pm

New Zealand Rules for Crypto Salary — Have Hopes Been Answered?

Crypto may not be a currency, but it is possible to get your salary in it, at least in New Zealand…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 8:35 pm

Hubii’s Nahmii Announces IEO and First Member of Governing Board

Hubii’s blockchain scaling platform nahmii is ramping up, announcing an IEO and a new governing member two years after Hubii’s troubled ICO…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 8:08 pm

Crypto Markets Descending, With Bitcoin Price Sinking Below $10,200

Crypto markets have entered the red zone again, with Bitcoin price below $10,200…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 7:11 pm

Reconciling Blockchain Technology With California Consumer Privacy Act

The intersection of California's new privacy law and blockchain technology — how it affects blockchain businesses, their legal obligations and their…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 5:40 pm

South Korean Crypto Exchange Coinone Releases Criteria for Crypto Listing

In a recent announcement, South Korean crypto exchange Coinone describes nine criteria for determining new listings…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 4:58 pm

Cardano Dips Below 0.047068 Level, Down 1%

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 4:16 pm

A Different Look at Crypto Market and Top Assets, How Dominated Is It?

2,425 crypto assets represent less than 6% of the total combined cryptocurrency capitalization…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 3:06 pm

South Korea’s ‘Bit-Island’ Jeju Announces New Blockchain Initiative

Jeju — also known as South Korea’s “Bit-Island” — announces the Blockchain Hub City Development Research Service…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 1:20 pm

Binance Jersey to Reward Hacker Who Compromised Its Domain Name

A White hat hacker took over Binance Jersey’s Twitter account and domain name, but decided to do no harm…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 12:31 pm

Chainzilla and Pundi X to Enable Retail Bitcoin Payments in Panama

Chainzilla and Pundi X team up to bring a Bitcoin point-of-sale to Panama…

Posted on 17 August 2019 | 10:46 am

Stellar Dips Below 0.06901 Level, Down 0.79%