cryptocurrencies

Winklevoss-led Gemini announces a self-regulatory group for crypto

Winklevoss-led Gemini announces a self-regulatory group for crypto

Gemini, run by the Winklevoss twins, is one of the most Wall Street-oriented exchanges on the crypto markets. Originally envisioned as “bitcoin in a suit,” it is now leading the way in self-regulation

Hashgraph wants to give you the benefits of blockchain without the limitations

The spotlight on the distributed ledger space to-date is primarily focused on blockchain . Yet, blockchains come with limitations by design. Consensus mechanisms using proof of work (POW) are by their
Google Banning Cryptocurrency And ICO Ads From June

Google Banning Cryptocurrency And ICO Ads From June

Cryptocurrency scammers are taking full advantage of popular online platforms to trick people into parting with their hard earned money. Both Facebook and Twitter have now taken steps to clamp down on
Bitcoin Falls on Bad News From Google and the IMF

Bitcoin Falls on Bad News From Google and the IMF

Tough times continue for the troubled crypto-coin.

Cryptocurrency ad bans are a step in the right direction

Google just banned cryptocurrency and ICO ads, a move that follows Facebook’s decision to do the same. The language is stark: You are no longer allowed to advertise “Cryptocurrencies and related

Circle launches a Coinbase competitor in the U.S.

Circle is launching Circle Invest in the U.S. except in NY, MN, HI and WY. The app is now available in the App Store and Play Store and lets you instantly trade the most popular cryptocurrencies

Sierra Leone just ran the first blockchain-based election

The citizens of Sierra Leone went to the polls on March 7 but this time something was different: the country recorded votes at 70% of the polling to the blockchain using a technology that is the first
Abra adds 20 cryptocurrencies to its wallet app

Abra adds 20 cryptocurrencies to its wallet app

Abra, a global currency wallet that was the belle of the early Bitcoin ball, has just added 20 cryptocurrencies and 50 fiat currencies, a feature that allows you to top up and send cash and

FTC shuts down crypto Ponzi schemers

The FTC has announced that they’ve issued temporary restraining orders and frozen the assets of a team of three defendants who pitched investment advice as the Bitcoin Funding Team and My7Network. The
Who owns all the Bitcoin? A few billionaire whales in a small pond

Who owns all the Bitcoin? A few billionaire whales in a small pond

Who owns all the world's Bitcoin? Although there are millions of investors, the majority is controlled by just a few thousand wallets, owned by no more than a few hundred people. The post Who owns all
Watch: Bitcoin, Hot Take Hotline, Episode 1

Watch: Bitcoin, Hot Take Hotline, Episode 1

Them cryptocurrencies stay hot; what of it? Read more...

VEN, BNB, NEM: Lesser-Known Cryptos Outperform Amid Bitcoin Slump

Lesser-known cryptocurrencies like Binance Coin and VeChain managed to score gains this week, despite the broader market sell-off.
The next generation of cryptocurrencies will be smarter and more stable

The next generation of cryptocurrencies will be smarter and more stable

GUEST: Like any new market, the birth of the ICO market has brought with it an enormous amount of noise, messiness, and raw speculation. Armed with little more than a hunch, early investors seem to be

Trump bans Venezuelan cryptocurrency in the US

U.S. President Donald Trump has issued an executive order to ban Petro in the U.S. Petro is a cryptocurrency developed by the government of Venezuela. As of today, U.S. citizens, residents and

Sierra Leone government denies the role of blockchain in its recent election

The National Electoral Commission Sierra Leone has come out with a clarification to – and, an outright condemnation – of the news that theirs was one of the first elections recorded to the blockchain.
Trump Bans Americans from Buying Venezuelan ‘Petro’ Cryptocurrency

Trump Bans Americans from Buying Venezuelan ‘Petro’ Cryptocurrency

President Donald Trump has banned U.S. citizens from investing in Venezuela's recently launched state cryptocurrency.
Venezuela’s Petro Cryptocurrency Banned By President Trump

Venezuela’s Petro Cryptocurrency Banned By President Trump

Venezuela launched what it claimed to be the world’s first sovereign oil-backed cryptocurrency last month called the Petro. Venezuela’s President Nicolas Maduro said that each Petro token is going to
Child abuse imagery found within bitcoin's blockchain

Child abuse imagery found within bitcoin's blockchain

Researchers discover illegal content within the distributed ledger, making possession of it potentially unlawful in many countriesGerman researchers have discovered unknown persons are using bitcoin’s

Everledger’s Kemp and OmiseGO’s Hasegawa join TC Blockchain

Blockchain technology and the decentralizing effects of distributed ledgers have enormous amounts of potential and may mean the Internet will never be the same again. The fact that one could