Kraken has listed the USD Coin, which it described as the "world's fastest-growing stablecoin," the day after rival Binance removed it from its platform because of low trading volume. Kraken said deposits and trading would go live Wednesday for USDC trading pairs with bitcoin, ether and tether, as...
A New Zealand lawyer has called suspected pyramid scheme We Grow Bitcoins a “simple scam” after a news investigation. In an article by local platform Newshub, consumer law specialist Prajna Moodley concluded that investors funneling money into the scheme, which promises 62 BTC ($148,300) monthly returns, would never see...
The Ethereum Foundation has decided to release a new iteration of their community website ethereum.org, according to an official tweet on April 30.According to an Ethereum Foundation blog post on the same day, ethereum.org is intended to be a repository of community-created Ethereum content, such as documentation...
The IRS is actively seeking out tax evaders using Bitcoin, employing tools like Chainalysis to unmask them. Many people believe that Bitcoin is anonymous, but it is in fact pseudonymous. All transactions linked to a particular address are visible on the Blockchain, which is public and transparent. However, it is...
An ethical whitehat hacker was said to have helped the FBI in solving a murder case. Bitcoin independent researcher Chris Monteiro who has has breached into the database of phony darknet website which offers hitmen and gunmen for hire and leaked the date into a legit website has accidentally...
From the simple barter system of ages past to the sophisticated technological systems of modern day money transfer, the remittance industry remains a significant aspect of the global economic ecosystem. One of the primary characteristics that qualify a good medium of exchange is transportability. This involves how effective it...
Bithumb, South Korea’s leading cryptocurrency exchange, has recently revealed plans to issue its own token, Bithumb Coin, in an Initial Coin Offering (ICO), local news outlet TokenPost reports Thursday, April 19. According to the report, the Bithumb token sale will be conducted in Singapore since ICOs are banned in...
Bitcoin just ended its worst-performing month in seven years in terms of month-over-month price declines.  The world’s largest cryptocurrency began November at an average price across exchanges of $6,341, but as of 0:00 UTC on December 1 is...
Panos Mourdoukoutas, Professor at LIU Post in New York and Columbia University, recently wrote that venture capital firms and investors are eyeing several leading digital currencies. He placed particular emphasis on the participation of venture capital in several Ethereum-based ICOs. On July 7, Cointelegraph reported that some Bitcoin and...
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