US SEC Halts TON Launch Over $1.7B ICO — Highest-Level Action Yet?

Late Friday, the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced that it is suing two offshore entities, Telegram and its wholly...

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ConsenSys Fully Acquires Ethereum Infrastructure Provider Infura

Ethereum (ETH) venture production studio ConsenSys has announced that it had fully acquired Infura, a blockchain infrastructure provider that the firm previously...

Venezuela: What Do We Do with All This BTC and ETH?

Well, well… The truth has come out. Despite Venezuela pushing for Petro adoption and allegedly threatening cryptocurrency miners, the country seems to have...

ETH Privacy Startup Aztec ‘Ignites’ Its SNARKs Generation Ceremony

Ethereum (ETH) privacy startup Aztec announced the launch of its zero-knowledge succinct non-Interactive argument of knowledge (SNARKs) generation via a cryptographic ceremony...

FinTech: Tech companies launch ‘Hyderabad Fintech Forum’

Hyderabad: Hyderabad Fintech Forum (HFF), a platform for exchange of ideas on technology in BFSI (Banking, Financial Services and Insurance) space to enable...

StrongSalt Raises $3M in Seed Round to Develop Encryption Platform-as-a-Service

Advisory firm Valley Capital Partners has invested $3 million into encryption platform-as-a-service StrongSalt.Per a Sept. 26 press release, StrongSalt raised $3 million...

Bitcoin Price Trapped Below $8,500 as Bears Call for a Drop to $6K

Around this time last week, the situation was looking increasingly dire for Bitcoin (BTC) and murmurs of a drop to $6,000 and...

Trading Platform to Announce Online Competition at BlockShow Asia

The social trading and investing platform eToro has announced the Trading Competition that will take place at BlockShow Asia 2019, an international...

Bitcoin Price Analysis: BTC Recovery Facing Uphill Task

Bitcoin price is currently consolidating losses above the $7,600 and $7,800 levels against the US Dollar.The price is facing a lot of hurdles...

Bitcoin Drops from $8.4K to $8.1K, Top 20 Coins See Red

Thursday, Oct. 3 — Crypto markets have again failed to continue their recovery as almost all the top 20 coins by market cap are...

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Justice Department accuses miner of stealing computing power

11/10/19 04:10 UTC-5 MiningSingapore citizen accused of stealing computing power for mining The US Attorney’s Office in the Western District of Washington has officially accused...

Ethereum Tests 25% Capacity Increase as Network Fees Hit Bitcoin Level

Ethereum network participants are attempting to raise the network’s block size as a direct response to network congestion.Gas limit on course to...

Redditor Spots Imposter Website for Trezor Bitcoin Wallet

A Redditor has apparently spotted an imposter website for Bitcoin (BTC) hardware wallet Trezor.“Imposter site trying to steal your Bitcoin”On Oct. 4,...

No Rush to Pass Fintech Laws: Philippine Senator Grace Poe

Philippine Senator Grace Poe said that local lawmakers should not be in a hurry to pass financial technology (fintech) regulation.Local news outlet...

Investing: Take into Account the Legal Perspective

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

Ether Price Drop Shakes DAI Stablecoin Peg, Two Collateral Contracts Closed

The recent Ether (ETH) price drop showed the reliability and weaknesses of the decentralized stablecoin built by MakerDAO, Dai (DAI), and the decentralized finance (DeFi) ecosystem built on top of it.A decentralized stablecoinEthereum-collateralized...

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15 Arrested in China for Allegedly Bribing Internet Cafe to Mine Crypto

Chinese authorities arrested fifteen men suspected of corrupting an internet café administrator to mine cryptocurrency.Local crypto industry news outlet 8BTC reported on...

Crypto Exchange Binance Launches Eighth Phase of Its Lending Product

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has announced the launch of the eighth phase of its lending product on Oct. 7.In this phase, Binance will...

Bitcoin Ban Means Massive Brain Drain for India, Crypto Industry Warns

India is seeing the first signs of an anticipated brain drain, as the government mulls stark legislation that would criminalize domestic cryptocurrency...

Animoca Brands to Develop Blockchain-Based MotoGP Manager Game

Blockchain and artificial intelligence firm Animoca Brands Corporation Limited has entered into a partnership with sports management company Dorna Sports, S.L. to...

Real-Time Strategy Game for Mining ‘Crypto Gold’ Launches on WAX

The online real-time economic strategy game, Prospectors, will be launching on the Worldwide Asset eXchange (WAX).Prospectors blockchain game lands on WAXIn a...

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Multiple Timeframes Show Macro Bullish Trend Intact

Bitcoin price made a strong downside move yesterday, dropping nearly 16% from the daily open at $9,691 to a new local low at...

Telegram to Award Devs $400K in TON Blockchain Smart Contracts Contest

Global messaging app Telegram announced a coding competition for building smart contracts for the Telegram Open Network (TON) Blockchain.5 types of smart contractsThe...

Oct. 6 – 12 in Review

The German-speaking world has experienced another week full of exciting developments in the crypto industry, with Germany investigating the feasibility of a blockchain-based...

Launch of Binance US Can Have Far-Reaching Effects on Crypto Market

From the outside looking in, the United States seems to present a host of amazing financial opportunities. However, when it comes to launching...

Why Setting a Stop-Loss For Your Bitcoin Position Could Lead to Disaster

Trading Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies can be a very profitable endeavor. Of course, it could also go horribly wrong. Using traditional trading tools sometimes...

Binance to Launch Lending for XMR, ZEC and DASH This Week

Binance exchange will feature three new coins within the fifth phase of its crypto lending product available for subscription starting from Sept. 20.Same...

Zuckerberg to Testify Before Congress Regarding Libra Stablecoin

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg will testify before the House of Representatives Financial Services Committee on Oct. 23 regarding the firm’s proposed Libra stablecoin...