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Carsten

BIS Chief: Central Banks May Issue Digital Currencies ‘Sooner Than We Think’

After issuing comments and reports heavily critical of cryptocurrencies over the last few years, Agustin Carstens, chief of the Bank for International ...
Roll Youtube

Roll Wants to Take Power From YouTube With Cryptos for Content Creators

Social currency startup Roll has raised a $1.7 million seed round to help content creators monetize relationships with their fans. “From our ...
Facebook bitcoin

Will Facebook’s Libra Be an On-Ramp or Dead End for Crypto?

Facebook’s announcement that it would create a stablecoin on a blockchain means more as a competitive answer to WeChat and Alipay’s payment services than ...
Warren Buffet

Hype or Hope? A Meeting of the Minds for the Benefit of Crypto

Justin Sun, founder of the Tron blockchain, has paid $4.75 million for the privilege of having lunch with legendary investor Warren Buffett. News outlets ...
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Collapsed Crypto Exchange Cryptopia Owes Creditors $2.7 Million: Liquidators

The liquidators of failed New Zealand crypto exchange Cryptopia have released their first report on the firm’s financial situation, revealing that it ...
Coinbase EOS

Coinbase Adds Support for EOS Cryptocurrency on Retail Site and Apps

Coinbase has added support for the EOS cryptocurrency for its retail customers. The exchange announced in a blog post on May 30 that the option would be ...
China mining facility

China Authorities Probe Alleged Illegal Bitcoin Mining Sites at Hydro Plants

Government authorities in China’s Sichuan province are reportedly probing into local bitcoin mining farms that have allegedly been constructed without
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Cloud Giant Salesforce Unveils First Blockchain Product

Salesforce, the leading provider of cloud solutions for business management, revealed its own blockchain solution today built on the Hyperledger Sawtooth
Larry Kudlow

US Lawmakers Urge Trump Advisor Larry Kudlow to Promote Blockchain

A group of U.S. lawmakers has urged advisors to President Donald Trump to include blockchain on their list of emerging technology initiatives. ...
Kik Crowdfunding

Kik is Crowdfunding $5 Million in Crypto to Help Fight SEC

Canada-based messaging app firm Kik has launched a crypto crowdfunding campaign to support a likely court battle with the U.S. Securities and Exchange ...
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Henri Kravis

Billionaire Wall Street Titan Henry Kravis Places First-Ever Crypto Bet

Kohlberg Kravis Roberts (KKR) Co-Founder Henry Kravis has decided to try his luck with cryptocurrencies. He follows in the steps of other finance ...
Carsten

BIS Chief: Central Banks May Issue Digital Currencies ‘Sooner Than We Think’

After issuing comments and reports heavily critical of cryptocurrencies over the last few years, Agustin Carstens, chief of the Bank for International ...
Bitcoin price correction

Bitcoin Price Under $11,000 As Analysts Prepare For 40% Price Correction

Bitcoin (BTC) led major cryptocurrencies on a fresh downward spiral July 1 after markets halted support above $12,000. Market visualization courtesy ...
Craig Wright court

Craig Wright Failed to Disclose Bitcoin Holdings in Court Case, Says Lawyer

The legal counsel for a plaintiff in a bitcoin (BTC) theft case involving Australian computer scientist Craig Wright, said that Wright ...
Russian crypto trading

Russian Ministry of Finance Considers Allowing Cryptocurrency Trading

A representative of the Russian Ministry of Finance (MinFin) says the ministry is considering allowing cryptocurrency trading, Russian news service ...