Libra Won’t Launch Until Regulators Are Satisfied

Benoit Coeure, a board member of the European Central Bank, said that Facebook’s Libra coin will not launch until global regulators are satisfied. Speaking to Reuters at the G7 summit...

Trust, Privacy and Genocide Accusations

The United States Congress’ hearings on Libra are over. First, on July 16, the Senate Banking Committee held a testimony on Facebook’s cryptocurrency project, which was followed by a...

IDEO’s Blockchain Accelerator Startup Studio Onboards Over 50 Mentors

Over 50 members, including officers from companies such as Ethereum Foundation, Blockchain Capital and Messari, have joined blockchain accelerator Startup Studio backed by Fidelity.In a blog post published today,...

Bitcoin Retakes $11,000 Following Turbulent Week in Crypto

July 20 — Bitcoin (BTC) has retaken the $11,000 price point on the heels of a turbulent week.Charts Courtesy of Coin360.comJuly 20 — Bitcoin (BTC) has retaken the $11,000...

Fidelity’s Crypto Branch Files for a New York Trust License: Report

Fidelity’s crypto arm Fidelity Digital Assets Services (FDAS) has applied for a license to operate as a trust in New York State.FDAS has filed an application with the New...

Someone Is Trying to Trademark ‘Samsung Coin.’ It’s Not Samsung

Someone in South Korea appears to be trying to take advantage of Samsung’s blockchain efforts by nabbing the...

Bitcoin ATM Firm LibertyX Expands Locations via New Partnership

LibertyX, the firm that launched America’s first Bitcoin (BTC) automated teller machine (ATM), will add 90 new machines to its network.In order to expand the network, Boston-based LibertyX has...

US Regulator Investigating Crypto Exchange BitMEX — Report

United States regulator the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is reportedly investigating derivatives giant BitMEX.CFTC wants to know if Americans using BitMEXAccording to Bloomberg sources citing people familiar with...

Ex-CEO of BTC-e Exchange’s Spin-Off WEX Is Arrested in Italy

Former CEO of now-defunct crypto exchange WEX, a spin-off of controversial BTC-e exchange, was arrested in Italy.No official statement to dateDmitri Vasilyev, who reopened BTC-e exchange as WEX.nz in...

St. Louis Fed Chief Pessimistic on Crypto as Non-Uniform Currency

St. Louis Fed Chief James Bullard reportedly views cryptocurrencies as part of a global currency competition that is ultimately unhealthy. Bullard presented his views at the Central Bank Research...

Token Startup Founder Took Steps to Sue Lubin, ConsenSys for $13 Million

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin could soon be sued by a former employee, according to court documents filed in...

No Official Ban on Cryptocurrencies in India Yet

India’s Minister of State for Finance Anurag Thakur has said that there is no law in India expressly prohibiting the use of cryptocurrencies. Local media outlet Inc42 reported Thakur’s...

Price Analysis 19/07: BTC, ETH, XRP, LTC, BCH, BNB, EOS, BSV, TRX, XLM

What are the critical levels to watch for on the upside that will signal a change in trend? Let’s look at the charts Source link

Crypto Wallet’s Browser Offers Thousands of DApps in One Place

A mobile crypto wallet has announced that users can now effortlessly access thousands of decentralized applications (DApps) directly through its platform.Lumi Wallet says its motivation is to create a...

Binance Jersey Lists Exchange’s New UK Pound-Backed Stablecoin

The Jersey arm of Binance has listed the cryptocurrency exchange’s own British pound-backed stablecoin. Binance announced Friday that Binance GBP (BGBP)...

Waves to Use Vostok as Utility Tokens for New Enterprise Blockchain Solution

Waves CEO Alexander Ivanov has announced a new department for enterprise projects that will be fueled by Vostok (VST) tokens. According to a July 18 press release, Waves is opening...

Israeli Citizen Accused of Stealing Over $1.7 Million in Crypto

Eliyahu Gigi, a 31-year-old from Tel Aviv, has been charged with stealing over $1.7 billion in a variety of cryptocurrencies. Gigi allegedly stole BTC, Ethereum, and Dash from users...

Steve Wozniak Co-Founds Blockchain-Based Energy Saving Firm in Malta

Steve Wozniak, co-founder of American tech giant Apple, has invested in a new blockchain-based company headquartered in Malta. Wozniak is now the co-founder of energy efficiency company Efforce, according...

Tokenizing Commercial Real Estate and the Promise of Liquidity

The commercial real estate sector is squarely in the sights of the blockchain industry. Advocates justifiably believe that the technology offers the ability to streamline everything from capital formation...

Gang of Masked Men Raid Bitcoin Embassy in Birmingham

A gang of masked men have raided a Bitcoin (BTC) embassy in the English city of Birmingham, sparking a police investigation.Local Facebook page Brumz Updates posted footage of the...