Supreme Court of India Gives Two Week Deadline for Gov’t to Clarify Position on Crypto
Bitcoin Regulation

India Ready to Unveil Cryptocurrency Law Next Month

The government of India may provide clarity on cryptocurrency regulation as soon as next month with a new draft bill now in the works. Clarity Soon Citing a counter-affidavit issued...

Georgi Georgiev | Nov 20, 2018 | 08:00
In China, the Mantra Remains ‘Blockchain Not Bitcoin’
Blockchain

In China the Mantra Remains ‘Blockchain Not Bitcoin’

China maintains a hostile stance on activities related to crypto assets while expressing a more open mind when it comes to blockchain. Their decision-making process could have immense...

Kevin O’Brien | Sep 18, 2018 | 03:00
The UN is Combating Climate Change One Block(chain) at a Time
Online Privacy

Nations Should Embrace Privacy Coins Like Monero and ZCash, According...

Privacy-focused coins such as Dash, Monero, and ZCash are controversial as they can anonymize criminals online. However, privacy is important as many people live under the auspices of...

Ian Tozer | Aug 12, 2018 | 10:00
News

Could Government Issued Cryptocurrencies be the Future?

Prominent economist Mohamed El-Erian sees a future in which an “officially sanctioned” cryptocurrency will exist. Going Cashless “We are moving away from cash,”...

Toju Omet | May 31, 2018 | 01:30
Silicon Valley Philanthropists Dig Deep into their Crypto Wallets during Fundraising Event
News

Bitcoin is Making Currency Manipulation Difficult for Central Banks

Bitcoin was largely created as a means of undermining the control of governments and traditional financial institutions. Now, the dominant cryptocurrency by market capitalization is...

Adam James | Mar 31, 2018 | 10:00
Canada blockchain use
Companies

Governmental Blockchain Adoption: Efficient and Transparent...

Most can acknowledge the potential use cases of cryptocurrencies and blockchain technologies, but if governments don’t recognize this technology as viable, what are the chances...

Nick Chong | Feb 26, 2018 | 01:30
mining malware
News

Government Websites Attacked by Mining Malware

Reports of mining malware infestations are an almost weekly occurrence now. With cryptocurrency mining becoming more lucrative than ransomware, hackers are upping their game and...

James Levenson | Feb 12, 2018 | 01:00
governments
Bitcoin

‘Zero-Risk’ for Governments to Buy Bitcoin as Reserves...

The surge in the price of Bitcoin may lead to governments stocking up on Bitcoin in an unprecedented “digital commodity race.” Governments’ Bitcoin Reserves? Currently...

Antonio Madeira | Jan 09, 2017 | 13:00
Government
Blockchain

Electronic Government as a Service Enters Beta Phase for...

Decentralized governance platform Electronic Government as a Service (eGaaS) has entered its beta testing phase as its ICO progresses. Disclaimer: This article is sponsored by Bitcoin...

Bitcoinist | Nov 26, 2016 | 11:43
Altcoin Report
Altcoins

Altcoin Report: Zcash ‘Bug’ Diminshes Privacy

Zcash encounters technical problems, Mintcoin proves controversial, and BipCoin makes its debut. Want to catch up on your latest altcoin news? Read the stories below. Also read...

Nick Marinoff | Nov 04, 2016 | 05:00
Bitcoinist_Government Spyware
Breaking News

Bundestrojaner Government Spyware Incapable Of Affecting Most...

There have been various rumors regarding governments trying to spy on consumers to identify illegal or illicit activity over the Internet. Bundestrojaner, which is allegedly used by...

Jp Buntinx | Apr 11, 2016 | 08:28
Bitcoin

Hacking Team Collective Gets Exposed Due To Non-Decentralized Servers

Most governments around the world do not shy away from enlisting hackers to be part of their payroll. In doing so, officials can hire some of the best professionals in the world, be...

Jp Buntinx | Jul 06, 2015 | 17:05

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