The Bank for International Settlements (BIS) took aim at cryptocurrencies in a newly-published report, arguing that they are inadequate payment mechanisms.
Social trading platform Etoro, which focuses mainly on retail traders, is now expanding into the institutional segment with a new OTC cryptocurrency trading desk.
"They held him captive for two hours with a hood over his head - demanding his keys and a memory stick linked to his Ether currency account"
Embellished estimates as to the total electricity consumed through bitcoin mining have again made the rounds in the media recently, with many stories claiming that energy consumed by mining annually i
BitGrail’s intentions to be a solid exchange have hit snag after snag, with the latest being the seizure of every Bitcoin in its possession.
Hong Kong-based Xapo, a company known for helping the super rich protect billions in Bitcoin using secret underground vaults, just earned a license to operate in New York to expand its business. New Y
News reaching Ethereum World News indicate that Ripple is making major strides with their Head of Research on the Business Development team, Ryan Zagone, being elected to the Federal Reserve’s Faster
A senior NEO executive has questioned how Facebook handles data, offering blockchain as a solution to the problem of data consent. Speaking on his first time in London, he also said NEO are planning t
The search to determine who is the real Satoshi Nakamoto has turned in the last year toward US intelligence agencies, with at least two journalists believing the NSA or CIA knows.
A Redditor brought to notice that ICON, the interchain that will connect blockchains like Bitcoin and Ethereum using ICX, serving as the intermediary currency, was hit by a fatal bug in its smart cont