The Latest News about Cryptocurrency

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

Philippines Regulators Prepare to Publish Crypto Trading Rules
The Philippines Securities and Exchange Commission is planning to release new trading rules for cryptocurrency exchanges in the coming days, according to local media.
Crypto Exchange ShapeShift Is Moving Away From Its No-Account Model
Cryptocurrency exchange ShapeShift has launched a new membership program that will eventually become mandatory for its users.
Report: Crypto ATM Market Expected to Grow to $144.5 Million by 2023
The crypto automated trading machine market will grow to $114.5 million by 2023, according a report published Sept. 4 on
Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, IOTA: Price Analysis, September 4
We will turn positive when the price scales the 50-day SMA.If the price breaks down of the symmetrical triangle, a retest of August 14 lows could be possible.
Buterin Debunks Argument Made by Expert That ETH, Not Ethereum, Will Hit Zero
Jeremy Rubin, a technical advisor to Stellar, a Bitcoin Core Contributor, advisor to early-stage crypto startups, and founder of the MIT Digital Currency Initiative, has said that Ether, the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain network, will eventually lose its value and hit zero.
Crypto Exchange Bithumb Accused of Allowing 'Wash Trading' of Over $250 Million in Fake Volume
Bithumb, a South Korean cryptocurrency exchange, is allegedly being exploited by a sophisticated group of traders who have created a fake trading volume to the tune of $250 million-plus a day on the exchange's order books.
British Maritime Society Builds Blockchain Tool for Ship Registration
British maritime classification society Lloyd's Register has developed a prototype blockchain platform aimed to enable more efficient shipping registration, the organization announced Tuesday.
Litecoin Price Nears $70 to Hit One-Month High
Litecoin's price hit a one-month high on Monday amid a broader bullish tone in the cryptocurrency market.
Robinhood Crypto App Adds Candlestick Charts Due to Popular Demand
Mobile trading app Robinhood is rolling out candlestick charts to "Better inform" its users, the company announced Tuesday.
IBM Reveals Stellar-Based 'Near Real-Time' Blockchain Payment Network
IBM has brought its Blockchain World Wire payment network out of beta this week, according to a ?? post on IBM's website.
Bittrex to Delist Bitcoin Gold by Mid-September, Following $18 Million Hack of BTG in May
Crypto exchange Bittrex will delist Bitcoin Gold, a hard fork of Bitcoin, by September 14 following an $18 million hack of the BTG network in May, The Next Web reported September 3.
South Korea Internet and Security Agency to Double Blockchain Project Budget in 2019
The Korea Internet and Security Agency, a sub-organization of the South Korean Ministry of Science and ICT, has announced plans to expand public blockchain pilot projects to revitalize the domestic blockchain market, ZDNet Korea reports September 4.
Chinese Central Bank Launches Testing Phase of Trade Finance Blockchain Platform
The People's Bank of China has officially launched the testing phase of a blockchain trade finance platform, local news outlet Shanghai Securities News reported September 4.
Bitcoin Seals Further Gains in a Mostly Green Market as Ethereum Fails to Break $300
Bitcoin is trading at around $7,374 at press time, up over 1 percent on the day as it continues boost its newly won gains, according to Cointelegraph's Bitcoin Price Index.
Australian Securities Exchange Delays Planned Switch to Blockchain by Six Months
The Australian Securities Exchange has announced that it will delay its transition to use blockchain for equity transactions by six months, the Sydney Morning Herald reports September 4.
UK-Based Maritime Society Creates Model of Blockchain-Based Ship Register
Lloyd's Register, a British tech and business maritime classification society, has created a model of a blockchain-powered class register of ships, according to an official press release published September 4.
Google Adds Ethereum Blockchain Dataset to Its Big Data Analytics Platform
The Google Cloud team has officially made the Ethereum dataset available in BigQuery, the company's big data warehouse for analytics, according to a post published on Google's official blog August 29.
IOTA's Qubic On Track for 2018 Proof-of-Concept
Those thirsting for the first glimpse of IOTA's Qubic may have their fill by the end of the year, with the project's latest "Promised" monthly status update reiterating that a proof-of-concept should be unveiled "Around the end" of 2018.Qubic monthly status update - September 3rd 2018https://t.
So You Did a Token Sale
Over $12 billion worth of value has been given to support various blockchain and cryptocurrency projects globally through token crowdsales and thousands of new blockchain companies have been created due to the boom in the industry.
Bitcoin Price Indicator Turns Bullish for First Time in 8 Months
The list of indicators signaling a long-term bullish reversal in bitcoin continues to grow with each passing week.
IBM Debuts Stellar-Powered 'Blockchain World Wire' Payments System
IBM is taking its long-in-the-works blockchain-based payment system out of beta, with the launch of a new product called Blockchain World Wire.
Not Just Tron: Neo's Failed $170 Million Bid to Buy BitTorrent Revealed
When Tron founder Justin Sun bought BitTorrent in one of the most talked-about tech acquisitions of the year, it turns out he wasn't even the highest bidder.
PBoC-Backed Blockchain Trade Finance Platform Enters Test Phase
A blockchain trade finance platform spearheaded by China's central bank has entered the testing phase ahead of an official roll-out.
Greek Supreme Court Rules to Extradite Alleged BTC-e Owner Alexander Vinnik to Russia
The Supreme Civil and Criminal Court of Greece has ruled to extradite alleged BTC-e owner Alexander Vinnik to Russia to face several cyber fraud charges, Russian state news agency RIA Novosti reports Tuesday, September 4.
Smart Banking Ecosystem to Shield Consumers From Volatility in Cryptocurrency Prices
A new smart banking ecosystem based on blockchain technology is offering an all-in-one platform for managing cryptocurrencies, fiat money and stocks - and hopes to make crypto payments practical and widespread.Platio believes that, eventually, all financial assets are going to be tokenized and run on blockchains - completely transforming the international financial system.
Crypto Wallet Abra Announces Direct Transactions From EU Banks in SEPA
Global crypto wallet Abra has enabled the direct purchase and sale of cryptocurrencies for European bank accounts, according to a press-release published by PR Newswire Tuesday, September 4.
Belgium's Financial Watchdog Adds 28 Sites to Crypto Scam Blacklist
Belgium's Financial Services and Markets Authority has added 28 new sites to its crypto-related fraud blacklist, as it reiterates its warnings to consumers in a fresh alert posted today, September 4.
The Bitcoin Foundation Secures Funding to Educate Stakeholders, Regulators and More
Despite Bitcoin's 80 percent decline in the market dominance it held in January 2017, it is still the most recognizable name in cryptocurrency, and The Bitcoin Foundation is taking advantage of this with new initiatives to educate lawmakers, regulators, the general public, the media and more through training programs and seminars.
RAM It All: Rising Costs Are Turning EOS Into a Crypto Coder's Nightmare
In order to onboard users to an EOS dapp, developers generally have to make sure they've secured sufficient amounts of three separate resources: RAM, which amounts to state storage on the blockchain; CPU, which measures average consumption of computing resources in microseconds; and network bandwidth, or NET, which measures average consumption in bytes.
South Korea to Double Blockchain Trials in Public Sector Next Year
The South Korean government is literally doubling down on its efforts to trial blockchain in the public sector, adding more projects and increasing available funds for 2019.