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Web 3.0 Initiatives Can Drive Crypto Adoption Across the Globe

20 November, 2019 | 19:27

Opera is joining other companies to use existing traditional networks to encourage crypto adoption

Altcoin Market Capitalization Shrinks Despite Volume Boost Since 2017

20 November, 2019 | 15:42

Despite losing their relative market share, most altcoins have produced significant gains in volume since the 2017 bull run

Why Not Pay Sources for Stories? — Asks Blockchain Media Startup

20 November, 2019 | 11:19

BLOCKTV wants to pay people for helping it tell meaningful stories about the blockchain space, even though established journalistic norms say not to

Istanbul to Berlin: Ethereum Milestones on the Road to Serenity

19 November, 2019 | 18:03

The Istanbul hard fork is getting Ethereum one step closer to its long-anticipated 2.0 version

Turkey’s Unexpected Rise to the Top of Global Crypto Adopters

17 November, 2019 | 12:51

Turkey’s financial regulators have helped the country rise to the top of crypto and blockchain adopters

Bitcoin Revolution Meets Protestant Reformation, Crypto Drives Change?

17 November, 2019 | 06:40

Both times involved a new economic class with something to fight for. From a merchant class trying to break the economic stranglehold of feudal landlords and the church to the millennials

Proof-of-Authority Algorithm Use Cases Grow: From Pharma to Games

16 November, 2019 | 14:28

Fast, scalable and efficient: Why Microsoft, Walmart, and PwC opt for the proof-of-authority consensus algorithm

What Powers China’s Crypto Mining Industry, and Is It Sustainable?

16 November, 2019 | 07:50

China is at the forefront of the burgeoning crypto mining industry, but as environmental concerns loom, its sustainability has come into question

Crypto IPO Season: Race to Secure an Offering Heats Up

15 November, 2019 | 16:36

As the crypto markets enter a period of relative stability, some of the biggest crypto companies are vying for a public listing

Hong Kong’s New Criteria on Crypto Exchanges Actually Isn't Important

15 November, 2019 | 12:10

Experts discuss whether Hong Kong’s new framework for crypto exchanges will actually have a positive impact on the local market

Venezuela President Maduro Is Not Pro-Crypto, He Just Likes Petro

13 November, 2019 | 15:00

The president of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, is not as pro-crypto as he seems. He just wants to seize the opportunity to promote Petro and deal with hyperinflation

Do Lawmakers Use AML as an Excuse to Centralize Crypto and Blockchain?

13 November, 2019 | 11:50

Reports show that fiat currency is still the favorite choice for money laundering, with 2–5% of all transactions being illicit, yet regulators ferociously attack AML policies

Scale of OneCoin Scam Unravels Amid Ongoing Court Hearings

10 November, 2019 | 14:36

Konstantin Ignatov, the brother of OneCoin’s creator, claims that since going into hiding, his sister has been given refuge by a Russian businessman

Weaponizing Blockchain — Vast Potential, but Projects Are Kept Secret

9 November, 2019 | 06:42

If the U.S. Marine Corps is going to put 3D printers in the field so Marines can manufacture spare parts on-site for F-35s, say, then they need to protect these workstations from hackers

Analysts Laugh Off Recent 'One-Whale Theory' of BTC's 2017 Bull Run

7 November, 2019 | 16:55

Just one whale orchestrated the entire 2017 bull run via Bitfinex, newly updated research claims. Independent experts are skeptical about the findings, Bitfinex says it’s “foundationally flawed”

BTC Miners: No More Basement Rigs, Greater Profits to Come

7 November, 2019 | 14:21

As Bitcoin firms add to their arsenal, it seems there’s no stopping the BTC mining industry. But is it still profitable in 2019?

How Will China Pursue Xi Jinping’s Blockchain Adoption Plan?

6 November, 2019 | 16:01

As President Xi calls to boost blockchain innovation in the country, the Chinese government introduces regulatory bodies while anti-blockchain sentiment is banned. What else is being done to pursue the ambitious plan?

The SEC Does Not Want Crypto ETFs — What Will It Take to Get Approval?

5 November, 2019 | 14:35

The number of firms seeking to launch the first BTC ETF is growing, but what will it take for the U.S. SEC to finally grant approval?

Are Stablecoin Futures Built to Last?

3 November, 2019 | 12:58

Sources expect derivatives to power the growth of the crypto markets, soon dwarfing the volumes generated in spot trading

WEF’s Mining Blockchain Initiative Aims for ‘Industry-Wide Trust’

2 November, 2019 | 07:25

The WEF’s new blockchain initiative aims to establish efficiency and transparency within the metals and mining industry — so what are the chances?

Bitcoin Shows Extreme Volatility After $10,600 Spike — Where to Next?

1 November, 2019 | 11:49

Traders divided on the short-term trend of Bitcoin after it shows strong volatility with spike to $10,600

Canada Pushes to Regulate Crypto Adoption, Forgoing Volatile BTC Past

31 October, 2019 | 14:49

Canadians have been pushing for crypto adoption since 2013 — and now, the Canadian Government is leading working groups at home and in the international community

Bitfinex Cries Fraud as Crypto Capital Executive Indicted by US

30 October, 2019 | 20:21

How the firm that lost $880 million worth of Bitinex’s funds rose to prominence

The Future of Cryptocurrencies in the UK Hangs on FCA’s Decision

29 October, 2019 | 12:57

The U.K. is starting to lose its position as a fintech leader, and the proposed crypto ban will make it worse. Will the FCA save this from happening?