News

London Stock Exchange Confirms Tech Sale To Hong Kong Cryptocurrency...

The London Stock Exchange (LSE) is entering the cryptocurrency market, albeit cautiously, after it sold its trading technology to Hong Kong exchange AAX. LSE Conscious Of Crypto...

Esther Kim | Jan 22, 2019 | 12:00
Bank of International Settlements (BIS)
News

Bitcoin Should ‘Depart’ From Proof-of-Work, Says Bank Of...

Bitcoin figures have dismissed the latest report on cryptocurrencies by the Bank of International Settlements (BIS) after it claimed Bitcoin must stop using its Proof-of-Work...

Esther Kim | Jan 22, 2019 | 10:00
hurdles
News

Coinstar KYC Hurdles Are Hurting Bitcoin User Experience

Coinstar’s initiative to support buying bitcoin at 20,000 locations in the US is facing mixed reviews days after it launched as users complain about high costs and poor...

Esther Kim | Jan 21, 2019 | 12:00
kremlin
News

Rumors Denying Russia’s $10B Bitcoin Investment...

The economist who told the media Russia was planning to buy $10 billion of Bitcoin has staunchly defended his remarks in the face of ensuing criticism. ‘Who Denied It? Vladimir...

Esther Kim | Jan 21, 2019 | 03:30
News

Venezuela: First Bitcoin ATM Opens ‘In 2 Weeks’ Amid...

Venezuela, the country seeing new Bitcoin trade volume records on an almost weekly basis, is to get its first ever Bitcoin ATM. Cryptobuyer: ATM Already In Caracas In an interview with...

Esther Kim | Jan 19, 2019 | 15:00
bitcoin mining miner
News

Bitcoin Mining Getting More Decentralized As Bitmain Loses Dominance

Bitcoin mining has become so decentralized that six transaction confirmations now provide “complete protection” against double spending. Data: Mining Monopolies Dwindling That was...

Esther Kim | Jan 18, 2019 | 12:00
supermarket coinstar
News

Thousands of US Grocery Stores to Sell Bitcoin At Coinstar Kiosks

A U.S. Bitcoin ATM company has teamed up with international coin counter Coinstar to offer Bitcoin purchasing facilities in “thousands” of new locations. More Bitcoin For Cash...

Esther Kim | Jan 18, 2019 | 06:00
BItcoin nodes
News

Bitcoin Node Count Stabilizes – Back Up Over 10K in Past 3...

The Bitcoin network continues to rebound from recent activity slumps, its total node count reaching 65,000 with reachable nodes totalling over 10,000. Technical ‘BUIDLout’...

Esther Kim | Jan 17, 2019 | 21:00
w-2 wage bitwage salary
News

US W-2 Employees Can Now Get Paid in Bitcoin

Cryptocurrency payroll and HR company Bitwage has announced a rollout of new payment tools for businesses executives claim “closes the loop” in Bitcoin salaries for W-2 employees...

Esther Kim | Jan 17, 2019 | 15:00
News

ICOs Raked in $13 Billion Despite 90% ETH Price Drop, New Research...

ICOs made almost $13 billion in profits from their token sales despite the 2018 cryptocurrency bear market, new research from BitMEX reveals. BitMEX: ICO Issuers ‘Gave Themselves...

Esther Kim | Jan 16, 2019 | 12:00
bitcoin visa mastercard
News

Satoshi’s Vision ‘Not a New VISA’ But An...

Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto wanted it to be an “alternative to banks,” not a “new VISA,” cryptocurrency veteran and former Blockchain executive Dan Held has said...

Esther Kim | Jan 15, 2019 | 21:00
News

Russia: Cryptoruble Coming ‘Within 2-3 Years,’...

Russia could introduce the Blockchain-based alternative to its fiat currency, the ‘Cryptoruble’, within “two to three years,” a senior politician has said. Aksakov: Cryptoruble...

Esther Kim | Jan 15, 2019 | 08:00

We use cookies to give you the best online experience. By agreeing you accept the use of cookies in accordance with our cookie policy.