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Binance Sees Volume Growth As Coinbase Nurses 80% Drop

Binance has destroyed Coinbase and other major exchanges on volume in 2018 despite criticism of its altcoin-heavy focus. Data Reveals ‘St...

US Senators Raise Crypto Mining Concerns, Propose Government Blockchains

The U.S. Senate Committee on Energy and Natural Resources hosted a hearing Tuesday on the "energy efficiency of blockchain and similar ...

Bets Against Bitcoin's Price Are Nearing Record Highs

BTC/USD shorts on Bitfinex are nearing record highs, leaving many to wonder if a short squeeze will occur like it did when the prior mark wa...

Top Crypto Exchanges Join Winklevosses’ Self-Regulatory Organization

Some of the crypto industry’s biggest exchanges are joining with the Winklevosses in an effort to bring self-regulation to a market that ...

Markets Are Down, But Most Exchanges Are Doing Just Fine

As the old maxim asserts: those who made the most money in the gold rush were those who sold shovels. With our own digital gold rush in a...

DST Global Denies Bitmain IPO Investment Few Days After SoftBank, Tencent’s Involvement Called Into Question

DST Global has denied involvement in crypto mining giant Bitmain’s IPO in an email to Cointelegraph, just days after SoftBank did the same....

Major Players Use Blockchain to Streamline Agribusiness’ Creaking Supply Chain

Let’s see why China and Australia are really into blockchain in the agriculture

BlockShow Americas 2018 Day Two Kicks Off, Discusses Benefits of Crypto, Bitcoin ETF

BlockShow Americas day two has kicked off, with a selection of panels on topics ranging from crypto regulations to the Bitcoin ETF

IRS Offshore Amnesty is Closing, But Crypto Investors Still Have Time: Expert Take

Everything you need to know about the OVDP — an offshore voluntary disclosure program closing forever in September

Crypto Media Banned From WeChat In Sudden Online Sweep

Blockchain and cryptocurrency media accounts in China have been banned on WeChat, the messenger app owned by Tencent.

Altcoins See Red, While Bitcoin Shows Dogged Resilience

Most altcoins are in the red within a 3-6 percent range, although Bitcoin is doggedly holding ground around the $6,400 mark

7 Premier League Clubs Partner With eToro for Bitcoin Payments

Tel Aviv-based multi-asset global investment platform eToro has entered into a historic partnership with seven Premier League football club...

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak Joins Crypto Startup Equi: Report

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak said Tuesday that he's now working with investment-focused crypto startup Equi, though his role is as yet...

Crypto Industry Consortium Launches Self-Policing Program

ECoinmerce , a DAO e-commerce platform, has announced the launch of the Crypto Community Watch program , in partnership with a consortium...

Coinberry Traders Keep Control of Keys With BRD Crypto Wallet Integration

Cryptocurrency trading service Coinberry has partnered with BRD , a secure bitcoin wallet service, in a deal that promises to bring BRD&...

SoftBank Denies Reports of Bitmain Deal; Bitmain Still Silent

Japanese telecom giant SoftBank has denied media reports of its involvement in a pre-IPO funding round of bitcoin mining rig manufacturer...

Research: Global Automotive Blockchain Market Set to Reach $1.6 Billion by 2026

The period of 2018-2026 will see the global automotive blockchain market size increase by 65.80% annually, reaching almost $1.6 billion, ne...

South Korea: National Assembly Discusses ICO Ban and ‘Blockchain Island’

South Korea revisits ICO ban, cryptocurrency and turning Jeju into a ‘Blockchain island’ in a government meeting Monday, Aug. 20

AirBnB Co-Founder Backs $22.7M Investment in ‘Full Service’ Institutional Crypto Platform

Another platform aiming to facilitate institutional investments into the cryptocurrency market is underway, as SFOX successfully closes $22...

Bitmain IPO: Softbank and Tencent Reportedly ‘Not Involved’

Two major corporations have publicly denied involvement with the prospective initial public offering (IPO) of cryptocurrency mining giant B...

Big Investors Deny Involvement In Crypto Miner Bitmain's Pre-IPO Funding

Following reports of Bitmain closing a $1 billion pre-IPO investment round, some notable investors have disputed their alleged participation...

eToro to Pay for Major UK Soccer Sponsorship Deal With Bitcoin

Online investment platform eToro has inked a deal that will see it use bitcoin to pay for sponsorship at seven Premier League soccer teams. ...

Blockchain’s Anonymity: A Game Of Enthusiasts, Libertarians, Cat And Mouse

Blockchain technology came with a lot of promise, one of them being transparency in transactions. It achieves this through its decentralise...

Five Main Things That You Need to Know About Bitcoin

Bitcoin has grabbed the headlines plenty of times over the last twelve months. Meteoric BTC/USD price rises, ETF rejections, Chinese legis...

Canada: State-Funded Research Program IRAP Now Hosts Blockchain Explorer

Canada’s state-funded research program IRAP launches a blockchain explorer, based on the IPFS protocol

MetLife Subsidiary LumenLab Pilots Blockchain Insurance System for Diabetes

Singapore-based digital innovation center Lumenlab is testing an automated blockchain-enabled insurance solution for diabetes sufferers

Bakkt Will Trade ‘Pre-Funded’ Bitcoin – Not Paper Claims, CEO Confirms

Bakkt, the digital asset platform announced a couple of weeks ago, won’t support margin trading, according to its CEO. The solution will ai...

Rally Ahead? Bitcoin's Price May Be Charting a Previous Bull Pattern

Bitcoin is mimicking the price action witnessed in early April, which indicates the corrective rally could gather pace in the next few days....

The SEC Is Weighing a Bitcoin Futures ETF – Here's What That Means

The distinction between a physical and futures-backed ETF is worth unpacking given that one may or may not have a better shot at SEC approva...

Seven Premier League Football Clubs Sign Bitcoin Advertising Deal With eToro

Seven Premier League football clubs in the UK have agreed to “explore” Bitcoin and blockchain deployment in a new partnership

Researcher Challenges Bitcoin Mining Energy Consumption Alarmists, Says Debate ‘Oversimplified’

A clean energy expert has argued that the conversation around BTC mining and energy consumption is “oversimplified”: energy sources, not co...

Apple’s Steve Wozniak Plans to Get ‘Involved’ in Blockchain Project for First Time

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple, reveals plans to get “involved” in a blockchain startup for the first time, praises the technology

Hardly Anyone is Using Bitcoin Cash as 67 Wallets Control 56% of Supply

Bitcoin Cash just celebrated its first birthday at the beginning of August. However, recent reports of low commercial use coupled with an 8...

Energy Firm Discloses Major Crypto Losses Amid Blockchain Rebrand

A publicly owned firm chaired by a Chinese billionaire lost millions through crypto investments, yet it's still seeking to rebrand aroun...

Bitconnect Exchange Kingpin Who ‘Lured Investors’ Arrested in India

Murkier details of the Bitconnect cryptocurrency scam have emerged as police have arrested the head of the defunct cryptocurrency exchange....

Threats Fly As Fight Over $200 Million Siacoin's Crypto Code Intensifies

A cryptocurrency community is devolving into infighting amid a controversy that has ensnared its creator and the founder of two of its key s...

UPS Files For a Patent for Blockchain-based Shipping System

Despite the fact that the overall cryptocurrency market has declined with around 70 percent since January 2018, interest in blockchain-base...

China Zheshang Bank Issues Securities Worth $66 Million on Blockchain

One of the largest privately held commercial banks in China has completed the issuance of securities worth $66 million via blockchain.

Tron's BitTorrent Acquisition Triggers String of Employee Exits

At least five BitTorrent employees have left BitTorrent due to disagreements related to its acquisition by Tron founder Justin Sun.

US Government Grants $800K to Blockchain Researchers

Researchers at the University of California–San Diego will receive more than $800,000 to develop a distributed ledger to store scientific da...

Experts Discuss Blockchain and Democracy and The ‘Freedom of Money’ at BlockShow Americas

Experts discussed and debated blockchain applications in voting, media, as well as the future of ICOs at BlockShow Americas 2018

Bitcoin Cash Use in Commerce Sees Significant Decrease

A group of analysts has found that Bitcoin Cash use in commerce has significantly decreased

Blockchain Startup Closes Multi-Million Dollar Funding Round Led by SoftBank, Baidu

Blockchain marketing startup concludes multi-million dollar funding round with participation from SoftBank and Baidu Ventures

Huobi Launches New Service to Streamline Token Listing Application Process

One of the largest crypto exchanges Huobi has launched a new product designed to ease the token listing process

Why Bitcoin Would Probably Not Get Listed on Binance Today

If launched today, Bitcoin would likely not be listed on Binance, the world’s biggest cryptocurrency exchange by volume — according to its ...