Monero Mining Malware Hits Apple Macs

A new Mac-based cryptojacking attack was reported this past week on Apple’s forums, forcing users to unwittingly run software that mines privacy coin monero....

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Sell In May and Go Away? Not for Bitcoin Bulls

While equity bulls fear drops in May, it should not be a cause of worry for the bitcoin market, according to historical data.

OKEx Clarifies Alleged Arrest of CEO: No Connection With Crypto WFEE

On September 11, photographs of Star Xu, the founder and CEO of OK Group, the parent company of crypto exchange OKEx, being investigated by...

Bank of America Files for Blockchain ‘ATM as a Service’ Patent

Bank of America may be eyeing “ATM as a Service” solutions powered by blockchain tech, according to a newly revealed patent application.

CFTC Meeting Hears Renewed Calls for Crypto Self-Regulation

Panelists at a CFTC meeting explained that stronger regulations or self-enforcement may help protect crypto investors.

Singapore’s MAS Shuts Down ICO and Forces It to Refund Investors

Regulators continue to pressure cryptocurrency exchanges and initial coin offerings. This is only normal, as these new industries present many opportunities but also pose major challenges....

Accenture Among Tech Heavyweights Attending Neo’s Second Devcon in Seattle

Blockchain-based smart economy platform NEO has surged to the top of the crypto market driven by the strength of its developer community. This year...

Bitcoin, Gold-Backed Currency Can Coexist in Free Society: Ron Paul

Ron Paul, a former member of the U.S. Congress and a Distinguished Counselor to the Mises Institute, has called for the legalization of competition...

New Exchange Claims It Can Tokenize Shares of AirBnb, Uber, SpaceX

Hg Exchange, a new security token platform launched by Zilliqa and MaiCoin, aspires to tokenize shares of big-name private companies.

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTC/USD Goes Haywire as USDT Declines

Bitcoin on Monday pursued a fake upside action across several exchanges, mainly BitFinex, after stablecoin Tether (USDT) started falling. The BTC/USD responded to the...

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Trigger Warning: Why the 3D-Printed Gun Debate Matters to Crypto

No matter where you stand on guns, U.S. states' attempt to silence the publication of software files should be concerning to the blockchain community.

Boost VC Just Fulfilled a Crypto Funding Pledge 4 Years in the Making

One of crypto's oldest pledges has finally been fulfilled.

Richard Bernstein Compares Bitcoin to Candy Crush Tokens

Everyone has their own opinion on cryptocurrency. While that is a good thing, one also has to point out that some people are completely wrong...

A Year Ago Today Bitcoin’s Price Hit a Record $20k

Bitcoin is still struggling to find the bottom of a bear market on the anniversary of its $20,000 all-time record price high.

Hedge Fund Manger Lists Multi-Million Dollar Townhouse in Bitcoin…for a 50% Premium

The real estate industry is increasingly embracing bitcoin as a form of payment. Most recently, hedge fund manager Claudio Guazzoni de Zanett has put his...

Buying.com ICO: The World’s First Decentralized E-Commerce Network

Over the past two decades, the retail industry has taken a decisive shift toward digitization, with consumers, producers and distributors all converging on e-commerce platforms like Amazon.com, eBay and others. Now, e-commerce itself is facing...

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Singapore Govt-Owned Venture Firm Invests in Crypto Giant Binance

The investment fund owned by the Government of Singapore is funding Binance, the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchange, toward its expansion in the city-state. Vertex...

Guilty Conscience? $30M Crypto Exit Scam in South Korea Refunds Victims

Earlier this week, a crypto exit scam in South Korea called “Pure Bit” disappeared with more than $30 million in user funds. On November...

Think-tank: Business Value of Blockchain to ‘Reach $2 Trillion by 2030’

IHS Market, a data analytics firm in the fields of finance and technology, released a July report that forecasts blockchain technology could lead to...

No Bitcoin ETF Before Important Changes to BTC Markets: SEC Chairman

SEC Chairman Jay Clayton has claimed that bitcoin exchanges lack sufficient transparency and monitoring for the market to see approved Bitcoin Exchange Traded Funds...

National Chinese Science Academy Launches Blockchain Lab

China's federal science institution, the Chinese Academy of Sciences, is eyeing blockchain technology, the school announced this week. 

 

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State Farm is Testing Blockchain to Expedite Auto Insurance Claims

Insurance is one of the golden geese of the blockchain, an industry with so much paperwork, sensitive data, and manual processes that it almost seems...

The First Cryptocurrency to Use Mimblewimble Privacy Tech Is Now Live

A new privacy coin called "Beam" just launched on mainnet. It's based on the highly-regarded "mimblewimble" white paper outlining support for confidential transactions and network...

Ethereum Drops 14% as Cryptocurrency Market Declines $14 Billion Overnight

The price of Ether, the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network, has dropped 14 percent overnight as other major cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, Ripple, and...

Why Ripple’s XRP Outperformed the Other Top Cryptos This Week

Ripple's XRP is now outperforming its peers and could continue scaling key levels against bitcoin, the technical charts suggest.

Cryptocurrency Scam: Texas Securities Board Issues Another Cease and Desist Order

Regulators in Texas have once again issued a cease and desist order against a promoter of an allegedly fraudulent cryptocurrency investment scheme. Meanwhile, the indicted...

Korea to Relax Cryptocurrency Curbs Under New FSS Chief

The incoming head of Korea’s primary financial regulator has reportedly confirmed that the authority will look to ease regulations on domestic cryptocurrency trading. Speaking to...

The Bitcoin Price Could Go Down to as Little as $100, Fintech Expert Claims

Some have said Bitcoin’s price has hit its bottom and could only go higher, even being bold enough to say that it could go back...

2019’s 2nd Largest Deal, Eli Lilly to Buy Loxo Oncology for $8 Billion

Pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly and Co will buy pioneering cancer treatment development company Loxo Oncology Inc for approximately $8 billion. The deal is one of...

Brazilian Entrepreneur Creates Bitcoin-Powered Coffee Machine

Ricardo Reis, a Brazilian entrepreneur, has recently created a bitcoin-powered coffee machine, in an attempt to show the flagship cryptocurrency has various potential use cases...

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