Michigan Secretary of State Nixes Crypto for Political Donations
A letter from the Michigan Secretary of State's office states that cryptocurrencies cannot be used for political donations.
- Nov 12th 9:30 pm
Combined Class-Action Lawsuit Against Ripple Moves to Federal Court
Is XRP a security? The question is now sitting before the U.S. District Court in San Francisco.
- Nov 12th 7:00 pm
Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork
Early data suggests that the Bitcoin SV implementation of the bitcoin cash fork may enjoy more hash power than Bitcoin ABC.
- Nov 12th 5:15 pm
NEM Price Climbs to 9-Week High As Coincheck Brings Back Trading
NEM surged 25 percent today to reach its highest price since early September while accumulating its most 24-hour trading volume in over three months.
- Nov 12th 4:20 pm
Singapore's Central Bank, SGX Develop Blockchain Settlement System
The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the nation's stock exchange have developed a blockchain-based settlement system for tokenized assets.
- Nov 12th 2:30 pm
Accenture Puts Software License Management on a Blockchain Platform
Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with distributed ledger tech from Digital Asset.
- Nov 12th 1:15 pm
Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial
NTT DATA and a major Japanese insurer have completed a blockchain trial that speeds up marine cargo insurance claims.
- Nov 12th 12:20 pm
Bitcoin Teases Bull Move After Defense of Key Price Support
Bitcoin could be in for a recovery rally, having defended a key support level over the weekend.
- Nov 12th 11:00 am
CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud
A bitcoin trader has been jailed and fined $1.1 million for stealing bitcoin and litecoin, and then defrauding investors.
- Nov 12th 10:10 am
Crypto Token Airdrops Are a Marketing Ploy (and That's OK)
A currency is nothing if not widely used, and that can't be achieved unless people make some cost-incurring effort to encourage widespread usage.
- Nov 12th 9:00 am
IBM Says Blockchain Can Power 'Open Scientific Research' in New Patent Filing
A patent application from Big Blue hints at a blockchain solution for scientific research.
- Nov 12th 5:00 am
Why Traders Should Chart the Entire Crypto Market Cap
The capitalization of the cryptocurrency market can be charted like any other asset and provides unique insight into the bias of the broader market.
- Nov 11th 11:40 am
A 7-Year Legal Fight Led This Dev to Build Unstoppable Ethereum Storage
Developer Daniel Nagy's legal battle over a file-sharing node led him to develop ethereum's storage layer, Swarm.
- Nov 11th 11:30 am
Sexual Assault Survivor Uses Crypto to Crowdfund Anonymously
Cryptocurrency is helping women who've suffered sexual harassment or assault gain financial independence while protecting their privacy.
- Nov 10th 12:20 pm
Crypto Exchanges Should Take a Hard Look at IP Address-Masking Services
Cryptocurrency exchanges will likely have to reckon with VPN access as part of any regulatory or law enforcement actions for market manipulation.
- Nov 10th 12:00 pm
Colorado Regulators Crack Down on Four More ICOs
The state's "ICO Task Force" has now issued 12 cease-and-desist orders since May of this year.
- Nov 9th 8:15 pm
The 'Coinbase Effect' Turns Bearish After BAT Prices Drop Post-Listing
The price of browser startup Brave's Basic Attention Token (BAT) fell by as much as 20 percent in the past 24 hours.
- Nov 9th 6:22 pm
For Bitfinex Users, Dollar Withdrawals Are Now a Weeks-Long Struggle
Three weeks after being assured everything was running smoothly, some customers at Bitfinex are wondering why they still can't get their money out.
- Nov 9th 5:00 pm
Ethereum Sets Tentative January Goal for Next Blockchain Upgrade
Ethereum developers have tentatively agreed a mid-January deadline for the network's upcoming Constantinople hard fork.
- Nov 9th 4:31 pm
Carbon's Stablecoin Can Now Be Swapped Between EOS and Ethereum
The interoperable dollar-pegged crypto token CarbonUSD has just launched as the first stablecoin on the EOS platform.
- Nov 9th 2:10 pm
Malaysian Government, Universities Team to Put Degrees on a Blockchain
Malaysia's education ministry has formed a new consortium of universities to issue and verify degrees on the NEM blockchain.
- Nov 9th 1:10 pm
Victims Sue AT&T, T-Mobile Over 'SIM Swap' Crypto Hacks
A cryptocurrency-focused law firm in the U.S. says it has filed lawsuits against AT&T and T-Mobile on behalf of victims of "SIM swapping" hacks.
- Nov 9th 12:10 pm
Bitcoin Price Eyes $6.2K Amid Further Drop into Bear Territory
Bitcoin's reversal of the recent uptrend in prices is gathering pace and a drop into a bearish territory below $6,200 is now a possibility.
- Nov 9th 11:16 am
Venezuela to Present Petro at OPEC as the 'Digital Currency for Oil'
Venezuela is hoping the world's oil markets will start using its controversial national cryptocurrency, the petro.
- Nov 9th 9:20 am
Canadian Bank Opens Deposit Box for Cryptocurrency Firms
VersaBank says its VersaVault offers "absolute privacy" when announcing that crypto exchanges and funds can sign up to use the platform on Thursday.
- Nov 9th 5:00 am
Judge Lifts Order to Freeze Charlie Shrem's Assets in Winklevoss Case
A federal judge lifted a $30 million attachment order against Charlie Shrem Thursday, though the case will proceed to a jury trial next year.
- Nov 9th 12:35 am
Expect the SEC to Target More Token Exchanges After EtherDelta
The SEC's settlement with the founder of EtherDelta is likely the first of many enforcement actions to come against crypto token exchanges.
- Nov 8th 10:30 pm
Coinbase Users Can Now Buy and Sell Brave's Basic Attention Token
Coinbase is listing Brave's Basic Attention Token to its retail platform, 6 days after adding it to Coinbase Pro.
- Nov 8th 8:30 pm
Korean Lawyers Urge Government to Draw Up Blockchain Rules
The Korean Bar Association has called on the government to introduce blockchain regulations, ASAP.
- Nov 8th 6:08 pm
SEC Charges EtherDelta Founder Over 'Unregistered Securities Exchange'
The SEC has charged Zachary Coburn, founder of EtherDelta, with running an unregistered national securities exchange.
- Nov 8th 3:31 pm