Samsung Enters ‘Mass Production’ Of ASIC Miners

South Korean electronics giant Samsung has begun manufacturing ASIC hardware geared to cryptocurrency mining in a Chinese partnership. Samsung Edges In On Bitmain That’s according to...

Wilma Woo | Jan 30, 2018 | 06:30

Australia’s Policymakers Have Made The Country An Attractive...

The InvestDigital ICO illustrates how Australia has become one of the leading ICO targets for tech startups.  When the Chinese government slapped a ban on initial coin offerings...

Samuel Rae | Jan 29, 2018 | 19:00
China Leads World in Blockchain Patent Applications

Chinese Official: New Regulations for 2018 May End ICO Ban

China’s People’s University Law School vice-president Yang Dong has let slip the country is preparing new regulation on cryptocurrency and ICOs for 2018. Sorting ‘Good’...

Wilma Woo | Jan 25, 2018 | 12:00

Alibaba Dispels Cryptocurrency Platform Rumors [UPDATED]

Despite yesterday’s market slide, crypto mania is still alive and kicking. More and more companies are investing in their own blockchain solutions and cryptocurrencies. It was...

Martin Young | Jan 18, 2018 | 03:30

China Increases Pressure on Crypto Traders

Markets are tumbling during Asian trading today as fears escalate of further clampdowns across the region. Authorities in China seem hell-bent on preventing their citizens trading in...

Martin Young | Jan 17, 2018 | 08:45

Dark Side Of The Moon: Bitcoin Sets Lunar New Year Lows For 3rd Time

News of a fresh crackdown on cryptocurrency trading in China has added to stress on Bitcoin and altcoin markets, seeing assets lose 30% in hours. $200 Billion Disappears In New...

Wilma Woo | Jan 16, 2018 | 05:30
Bitcoin Ban

India Eyeing Opportunity Amid China’s Crypto Mining Exodus

“When one door closes, another one opens,” so the saying goes. This is particularly relevant in crypto land where digital doors open and close daily. China’s crypto...

Martin Young | Jan 12, 2018 | 23:30
Could China Learn to Love Crypto Again?

Bobby Lee Defiant Against China, Expects Bitcoin to Hit $100,000 in...

Bitcoin China chief executive Bobby Lee remains defiant in the face of the Chinese government, saying that Bitcoin will continue to thrive and go up in value. It’s always...

Jeff Francis | Jan 11, 2018 | 03:30
SEC headquarters government shutdown

The SEC Halts Trading in UBI Blockchain Internet

The SEC has halted trading in shares of yet another publicly traded bitcoin company, Hong Kong-based UBI Blockchain Internet. Reports hit the press this week that the Securities and...

Samuel Rae | Jan 09, 2018 | 19:30

China’s Bitcoin Miners Moving to Avoid Clampdown

There are growing concerns in the People’s Republic about the effect Bitcoin mining has on power consumption. So much so that the government has outlined proposals this week to...

Martin Young | Jan 07, 2018 | 01:45

Anxious Asian Authorities Grapple with Crypto

The nations of Asia are responsible for well over half of the total global volume of cryptocurrency trading. The Asian trading session often dictates how the rest of the day will play...

Martin Young | Dec 22, 2017 | 09:30

A Key Power Source for Bitcoin Mining – Coal

The continuing rise in Bitcoin is being fueled extensively by coal as many Chinese Bitcoin mining farms rely upon coal-based power plants. Not everybody is celebrating the massive...

Jeff Francis | Dec 17, 2017 | 08:45

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