You Can Now Buy Lightning-Powered Bitcoin With a Credit Card

Payments startup Breez has unveiled a new feature allowing lightning-based bitcoin purchases directly from its mobile app. The feature,...

Lightning Labs CTO Confirms LN Vulnerabilities ‘Exploited in the Wild’

Following a recent warning on vulnerabilities on Bitcoin’s (BTC) Lightning Network (LN), a startup claims to have found instances of the vulnerability being exploited.Upgrade advised to avoid loss of...

Government Hates Crypto Because It Empowers the People, Not Because It’s Used for Crime

A recent article from MIT Technology Review has leveraged a somewhat sensationalist headline to stir up fear about bitcoin and crypto. The article, written about a “hidden” government weapon to...

Facebook Libra, Other Cryptos Must Comply With US Rules: Treasury Official

Facebook’s Libra must achieve the highest standards of U.S. regulatory compliance prior to any launch, a U.S. Treasury official...

Arbitrage Trading in Crypto, Explained

2.Yes — it’s the same concept, but with different assets at play. There are countless exchanges around the world now offering consumers the chance to purchase crypto. But here’s the...

Gemini Launches Custody for 18 Cryptos Including Bitcoin, Ether, Enjin and More

Gemini is launching an institutional-grade crypto custody solution, the exchange announced Tuesday. Through the Gemini Trust Company, a regulated...

Crypto Useless, ‘Goes Down In Value Like A Yoyo’

Interbank payments network provider, the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunications (SWIFT), has dismissed cryptocurrencies as being “useless and unstable.”An FXStreet report published on Sept. 10 cites unnamed SWIFT...