The Latest News about Cryptocurrency

Find the latest, and the most interesting, cryptocurrency news collected from around the net.

The Crypto Enthusiast's Dream: Top Countries That Tick All the Boxes
For crypto enthusiasts, choosing a location to live in that supports an ideal lifestyle extends beyond searching for a city with a high number of shops and retail outlets that accept crypto.
Don't ignore what is going on with Ethereum, analyst says as stablecoins erupt
While ETH prices have remained in the proverbial dumps, the underlying Ethereum blockchain has seen a flurry of activity and development of recent months.
Dark Web Merchants Sell Thousands of Stolen Credit Card Numbers
New research by cybersecurity firm, Cyble Research Team, revealed that on May 29, data for more than 80,000 credit cards were put up for sale on the dark web.
MakerDAO's MKR crypto rips 40% higher on news of coveted Coinbase listing
The past few months have seen Coinbase throw millions of dollars at supporting the budding decentralized finance ecosystem based on Ethereum.
Buterin and Winklevosses Address Twitter Censorship Battle
Ethereum creator, Vitalik Buterin, and Gemini exchange founders, Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, expressed their opinions on recent efforts at social media censorship.
China: Parliament passes law allowing inheritance of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies; a changing crypto narrative?
A recent development indicates cryptocurrencies may be on China's radar all the time, especially the regulatory and legal aspects of a world run on stateless currencies.
Satoshi Invented GPU Mining to Defend the Network Says Early Dev
Satoshi Nakamoto had pre-invented Bitcoin GPU mining in order to defend the network, says early Bitcoin developer who worked with the Bitcoin creator in 2010.
Alibaba Signs Blockchain-Related Deal With Chinese Port Operator
The biggest port operator in China joined the e-commerce giant and Ant Financial to strengthen blockchain's adoption across the port industry.
Congress Fears US Is Losing Battle to Malware and Darkweb Cyberweapons
As COVID-19 has the financial system more internet-dependent than ever, Congress is worried that the United States' cyber defenses are not up to the current challenge.
JPMorgan Chase Settles Crypto Credit Card Lawsuit for $2.5M
JPMorgan Chase recently came to terms on a lawsuit from 2018 involving added fees for crypto purchases using credit cards.
Emin Gün Sirer's AVA Labs to Distribute 2M Tokens Ahead of Full Launch
AVA Labs, a blockchain protocol founded by Cornell's Emin Gün Sirer, is planning to distribute 2 million tokens in its final testnet before the project's full launch in summer.
Not Your Tulip Trust? Message Calling Craig Wright 'Fraud' May Unlock the Case
Infamous cryptocurrency figure Craig Wright faces newfound legal challenges over more than 1 million Bitcoin after addresses listed in the Tulip Trust were used to sign a message labeling him a fraud.
DeFi vs CeFi: Two industry leaders to square off in debate during BlockDown 2020
The crypto industry has long been engaged in a debate regarding whether or not the merits of Centralized Finance outweigh those of Decentralized Finance.
Price Analysis 5/29: BTC, ETH, XRP, BCH, BSV, LTC, BNB, EOS, XTZ, ADA
BTC/USDBitcoin broke above the 20-day exponential moving average on May 27 and followed it up with another strong up move on May 28.
Blockchain Battery Grids Are Powering Up at Lightning Speed
Equigy, a blockchain platform for managing batteries connected to the electric grid, is expanding its operations in the European Union.
Bitcoin's short-term skew collapses as CME options volume rockets
It now appears that options traders are beginning to grow increasingly bullish on the cryptocurrency - a trend that is elucidated by the recent collapse in BTC's short-term options skew.
Coinbase Investor and Fundstrat Analyst Explain Why Goldman Sachs Is Incorrectly Assessing Bitcoin
A leaked slide from a client meeting shows Goldman Sachs does not believe Bitcoin is an asset class.
Facebook's Mark Zuckerberg explains how digital currency Libra could increase the firm's profits
Days after rebranding the Calibra wallet to Novi, Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg explained to shareholders how Libra, the firm's upcoming digital currency, can help bolster revenues from advertising.
ASIC Repair Technician Certification Coming to the US
Bitmain's "Ant Training Academy" certification program will soon be available in North America.
Cardano and Ethereum Price Surge Alongside Bitcoin
The price of Bitcoin has been trading in a defined range over the past weeks as the halving hype has passed.
The Big Four Are Gearing Up to Become Crypto and Blockchain Auditors
The Big Four firms and Fortune 500 companies are working with a number of blockchain and crypto companies on ways to combat regulatory uncertainty, interoperability challenges, consensus models and development of the technology.
BitClave Seems Unlikely to Ever Pay $29 Million Settlement
A company that was heralded as the "New Google" settles with the SEC, agreeing to return $29 million to ICO investors, in addition to a $400,000 penalty.
UK Court Drops Craig Wright's Appeal Against Roger Ver
Craig Wright, the self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto candidate and chief scientist at NChain, has lost an appeal against Bitcoin.com founder and Bitcoin Cash evangelist, Roger Ver.
NGRAVE Hard Wallet Hits 450% of Crowdfunding Goal Within Two Days
The NGRAVE ZERO, claimed to be the world's most secure hardware wallet, launched its crowdfunding campaign for €25,000 on May 26.
The Worst Crisis in a Century Is Setting the Stage for Bitcoin
In the weeks since then, Bitcoin has recovered faster than any other asset.
Maker Rallies 30% in One Hour Amid Upcoming Coinbase Pro Listing
The price of Maker has surged 30% in less than one hour following news of forthcoming listings on Coinbase Pro.
SEC Orders ICO Startup to Return $25.5M to Investors
The United States Securities and Exchange Commission has ordered cryptocurrency firm BitClave to return $25.5 million to investors.
Mounting utility may be driving massive Ethereum accumulation trend
Ethereum's lackluster price action hasn't stopped large investors from accumulating.
Digital Dollar Project Releases White Paper Laying Out Groundwork for US CBDC
On May 28, the Digital Dollar Project released its white paper, a 30-page document detailing the potential applications of a CBDC. The white paper continues the nascent think tank's work to push forward development of a digital dollar.
Cryptocurrency Documentary to Air on Discovery Science Channel
"Open Source Money," a documentary series on a crypto firm fully financed with cryptocurrency will air on cable television in the United States.
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