The Latest News about Cryptocurrency

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

New Blockchain Partnership Aims to Pave the Way for Mass Adoption in China
A blockchain platform and a mobile gaming company have unveiled a partnership designed to benefit hundreds of millions of users.
Tron Price Plunges as Justin Sun Denies Money Laundering Accusations
Tron founder and CEO Justin Sun denied illegal fundraising, porn transaction facilitation, gambling and money laundering accusations in a post on Chinese social media platform Weibo published on July 23.Chinese media accuses Tron founder of money laundering.
Facebook and Instagram Now Have a Problem With Scam Libra Ads
While Facebook is struggling to agree on its crypto project Libra, a wave of fake Libra accounts have come up online, including on Facebook itself.
Blockchain in the Telecoms Industry: Revolutionizing Cell Phone Usage?
" Industries Blockchain Will Disrupt" - How often do you come across articles with a headline like this? Every time, we discover new ways to implement the tech and, while being filled with inspiration, look around to see no practical change.
Utah County Becomes 3rd US Jurisdiction to Launch Blockchain Voting
Utah County becomes the third jurisdiction in the United States to offer blockchain-based mobile voting in their municipal primary election.
Iran government legalizes Bitcoin and crypto mining
Cryptocurrency mining farms have been booming in Iran due to its low electricity costs.
Bitfinex's LEO token has a major liquidity problem
LEO, a token issued by Bitfinex's parent company, iFinex, was revealed to have a major liquidity problem.
AT&T Fails to Win Dismissal in $24 Million Crypto SIM-Swap Lawsuit
Crypto investor Michael Terpin has won an early victory in his attempt to sue telecom giant AT&T Mobility over a SIM-swapping hack that saw him lose a claimed $24 million.
German Regulators Approve $280 Million Ethereum Token Sale
By virtue of being regulated, the token will be open to any retail investor anywhere with no minimum investment restriction.
Tron's Justin Sun Denies Media Accusation of Illegal Crypto Fundraise
Hours after Justin Sun postponed his hotly anticipated lunch with Warren Buffet over a health issue, a Chinese business news source has raised allegations against him, implying the matter may not be so straightforward.
Indian Panel Proposes Fines and Jail Time for Cryptocurrency Use
A panel reporting to India's Finance Ministry suggested the country's regulators have an "Open mind" about a governmental cryptocurrency and, at the same time, proposed fines and up to ten years in prison for general use of crypto in the country.
Utah County to Offer Blockchain Voting App in Municipal Elections
Utah County is to pilot the mobile voting app from Voatz in its municipal primary election in August.
Bitcoin Drops Below Long-Term Price Support at $10K
Bitcoin has violated the support of the trendline connecting the April and May lows, having charted a bearish lower high at $11,100 over the weekend.
Gov't Bans Only Make Citizens Want Crypto More: Binance CEO
The CEO of top cryptocurrency exchange Binance has said President Trump's crypto-related tweets can only be a good thing for the industry.
Winklevoss Book 'Bitcoin Billionaires' Author Joins Hit Showtime TV Series
Bestselling author of "The Accidental Billionaires" Ben Mezrich is poised to bring a crypto savvy flair to the hit U.S. TV show Billions.
Millennials 3 Times More Likely to Invest in Crypto Than Gen X: Survey
Cryptocurrencies are three times more popular among American millennials as a long-term investment as they are for Generation X.Crypto is Americans' 7th most popular long-term investment.
OKEx Skips Warren Buffett Lunch, Donates $4.5M to Insurance Fund
Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx has donated $4.5 million in Bitcoin to its perpetual swap market insurance fund as a show of support for the Warren Buffett Power Lunch.
Venezuela Sets New Bitcoin Volume Record Thanks to 10,000,000% Inflation
Venezuelans traded more bolivars for Bitcoin than ever before last week, but the statistics say more about fiat than cryptocurrency.
Suspected Crypto Ponzi Scheme Has No License In Malta, Regulator Warns
Malta's finance regulator has issued a public warning about a cryptocurrency company falsely claiming it is licensed to operate in the country.
South Korea Has the Highest Rate of Granted Blockchain Patents
South Korea has the highest blockchain patent grant rate, according to London-based law firm Withers & Rogers.
Bitcoin's trading indicators look bullish following recent correction
Based on the 1-month chart, Bitcoin remains bullish.
Exchange Exec Says Bitcoin Ban in India Not Final Yet, is There Any Hope?
This week, the inter-ministerial committee of India officially recommended the imposition of what has been considered a blanket ban on crypto assets like bitcoin.
Congress Drew a Fine Line Between Libra and Crypto
That was a key takeaway from last week's contentious hearings in on Facebook's Libra project in Washington, D.C. While giving Facebook executive David Marcus the third degree, lawmakers took pains to distinguish between the social network's project and the broader cryptocurrency ecosystem.
Bitcoin Price Clings to $10K But Now Below 'Neutral Area,' Says Trader
Bitcoin price slid back under $10,000 July 23 after a period of sideways action broke down to send the largest cryptocurrency back to four figures.
Bitfinex and Tether Double Down on Claim of No Customers in New York
Lawyers for Bitfinex and Tether, in the course of an ongoing case against the New York Attorney General, submitted multiple fillings on July 22 alleging that the companies never served customers within New York.
Justin Sun to Reschedule Warren Buffett Charity Lunch for Medical Reasons
The Tron Foundation is pushing back the Warren Buffett Lunch and press conferences to an unspecified date.
Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin taken to court for $13 million for failed ConsenSys spinout Token Foundry
ConsenSys founder and Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin was summoned to court in a $13 million lawsuit connected to failed ConsenSys spinout Token Foundry.
Physically-settled Bitcoin futures on the horizon, Bakkt begins user testing
Bakkt began user acceptance testing for its Bitcoin futures contracts today.
TRON founder Justin Sun cancels lunch with Warren Buffett due to health complications
TRON and BitTorrent CEO Justin Sun just canceled his lunch with Warren Buffett due to sudden health complications just three days ahead of the meeting, according to a post on Weibo.
Daimler to Produce Crypto Hard Wallet for Automotive Industry
Mercedes Benz parent company Daimler has partnered with blockchain firm Riddle & Code to produce a hardware wallet for automobiles.