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‘Unusual But Not a Hack’ — Trading Halted as Syscoin...

Syscoin’s blockchain experienced delays yesterday, coupled with a widely irregular trading activity that took place on Binance — temporarily giving SYS a price of over $640,000...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
IRS
Bitcoin Taxes

IRS Launches International Effort to Investigate Cryptocurrency Tax...

The United States Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is taking cryptocurrency tax compliance to the international stage, joining tax authorities from four other nations to form a coalition...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 1 year ago
News

Turcoin Founders Arrested Following Ponzi Scheme Bust

On July 2nd, the two founding members of Turcoin — the self-proclaimed national cryptocurrency of Turkey — were arrested. This comes only a few weeks after local news outlets...

Stephen Webb | 1 year ago
News

Viber’s Plan to Beat WhatsApp: Its Own Cryptocurrency in Russia

Viber wants to launch its own cryptocurrency in Russia for its new services platform in an effort to beat its biggest rival, WhatsApp. Viber Considers Russia for Its Cryptocurrency...

Allen Scott | 1 year ago
Ethereum

Is a New Exchange to Blame for Ethereum’s Network Congestion?

When demand for Ethereum rises, so do the gas prices — but what is causing them to rise in the middle of a bear market? A new exchange may be to blame.  Traffic Jam Congestion in...

Austin Kennedy | 1 year ago
sidechain
News

Blockstream Sidechain-Issued Assets Could Make Altcoins Obsolete

Blockstream has revealed details of an asset trading upgrade to its Liquid sidechain, which could effectively provide an alternative to many altcoins. Tokenize Anything With Sidechains...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
News

Coinbase Custody is Now Live, But Will Institutional Investors...

As part of Coinbase’s initiative to facilitate institutional investment in the cryptocurrency market, the exchange’s Custody service is now live in the US and Europe. ...

Georgi Georgiev | 1 year ago
Altcoins

Tether Double-Spend Scare Shows That Exchanges Could Be At Risk

On Thursday, June 28, SlowMist — a private Chinese cybersecurity firm — divulged a potential double-spend in the use of Tether (USDT).  The company’s initial tweet, published in...

Stephen Webb | 1 year ago
News

BTCC Relaunch Suggests Exchange Will Create Binance-Style Token

Chinese-owned cryptocurrency exchange BTCC has formally announced the relaunch of its platform while hinting it will launch an internal token. BTCC Token Will Be ‘Fully...

Wilma Woo | 1 year ago
EU parliament
Breaking News

New Report Warns EU Policymakers Not to Ban Bitcoin

New research analysis on cryptocurrencies for the Economic and Monetary Affairs Committee of the EU parliament cautions lawmakers neither to ignore nor “attempt to ban” virtual...

Allen Scott | 1 year ago
Tether
Altcoin News

Abnormal Tether Price Moves on Kraken Leave Analysts Puzzled

Massive trade orders on Kraken fail to sway the price of Tether any further than modest ones, leaving researchers and analysts puzzled. Unlikely Coincidences “USD-backed” Tether...

Austin Kennedy | 1 year ago
News

XRP is a Security, Litecoin Has ‘No Reason to Exist,’...

Multicoin Capital, an Austin-based crypto hedge fund backed by Andreessen Horowitz’s Marc Andreessen and Chris Dixon, Union Square Ventures and other VCs, is long on EOS (EOS) and...

Adam James | 1 year ago

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