• Chainalysis boosts client list, completes Bitfinex compliance rollout
    Decrypt - 1 hour ago
    Crypto forensics firm Chainalysis, which recently laid off 20% of its employees, says its doubled its customer count since April. The post Chainalysis boosts client list, completes Bitfinex compliance rollout appeared first on Decrypt.
  • This new blockchain built on Cosmos is tailor-made for gamers
    Decrypt - 2 hours ago
    Built on Cosmos and bridged to Ethereum, FirstBlood’s Dawn will let players earn, wager, and stake the new DAWN token while playing games like PUBG and Dota 2. The post This new blockchain built on Cosmos is tailor-made for gamers appeared first on Decrypt.
  • @CryptoDeleted, deleted
    Decrypt - 2 hours ago
    Anti-censorship believers justify censoring an effective Crypto Twitter watchdog.  The post @CryptoDeleted, deleted appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Tezos (XTZ) price explodes following Kraken announcement
    Decrypt - 4 hours ago
    Following news that crypto exchange Kraken is introducing Tezos staking rewards, the price of XTZ has now reached a seven-month high. The post Tezos (XTZ) price explodes following Kraken announcement appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Bitcoin price now at crossroads: Will it go bullish or bearish?
    Decrypt - 5 hours ago
    Three crypto experts share the latest insights into what’s going to affect the bitcoin price over the next few months. The post Bitcoin price now at crossroads: Will it go bullish or bearish? appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Three amigos in a Bitcoin bus
    Decrypt - 7 hours ago
    It’s a road trip like no other. In two years, La Bitcoineta has travelled 22,000 miles—almost the circumference of the globe—spreading the crypto creed to eager Latin Americans. The post Three amigos in a Bitcoin bus appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Everything you need to know about the $722 million crypto Ponzi scheme
    Decrypt - 7 hours ago
    A racket went from a modest ponzi scheme to a worldwide campaign to scam investors in three years, allegedly. The post Everything you need to know about the $722 million crypto Ponzi scheme appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Angel investors hit BitMEX with $300 million lawsuit
    Decrypt - 7 hours ago
    Popular derivatives platform, BitMEX, has been struck by a major lawsuit for allegedly misleading investors. The post Angel investors hit BitMEX with $300 million lawsuit appeared first on Decrypt.
  • These Bitcoin skeptics want to kill Wikipedia’s Lightning page
    Decrypt - 9 hours ago
    Some Wikipedia moderators have even gone so far as to recommend removing all articles about Bitcoin. The post These Bitcoin skeptics want to kill Wikipedia’s Lightning page appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Major bank ING looks to offer cryptocurrency custody - report
    Decrypt - 10 hours ago
    ING aims to bring cryptocurrencies to the mass market by offering a custody service for digital currencies The post Major bank ING looks to offer cryptocurrency custody – report appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Lightning strikes new milestone for bitcoin payments
    Decrypt - 10 hours ago
    The Lightning Network will soon be able to support larger bitcoin payments, says Blockstream CSO Samson Mow. The post Lightning strikes new milestone for bitcoin payments appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Binance’s latest integration opens it up to millions more people
    Decrypt - 12 hours ago
    By working with peer-to-peer marketplace Paxful, crypto exchange Binance hopes to capture a wider market. The post Binance’s latest integration opens it up to millions more people appeared first on Decrypt.
  • This little-known cryptocurrency is heading towards the top ten
    Decrypt - 12 hours ago
    Even though the majority of the cryptocurrency market is going down, one cryptocurrency continues to swim upstream. The post This little-known cryptocurrency is heading towards the top ten appeared first on Decrypt.
  • REPORT: China controls a staggering two thirds of Bitcoin’s hash rate
    Decrypt - 13 hours ago
    Just one province in China, Sichuan, controls a whopping 54 percent of the global mining hash rate. That’s not good. The post REPORT: China controls a staggering two thirds of Bitcoin’s hash rate appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Why the ECB won’t issue a digital Euro anytime soon
    Decrypt - 13 hours ago
    The CEO of Stasis says the ECB is too risk averse to start issuing digital currencies themselves. The post Why the ECB won’t issue a digital Euro anytime soon appeared first on Decrypt.
  • SEC charges Shopin CEO over $42 million ‘fraudulent’ ICO
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    The SEC alleges that Shopin CEO Eran Eyal willfully misled investors, lied about partnerships with retailers, and pocketed ICO funds for personal gain. The post SEC charges Shopin CEO over $42 million ‘fraudulent’ ICO appeared first on Decrypt.
  • ASIC mining profitability plummets following Monero's network upgrade
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    Data from Bitinfocharts suggests that Monero mining profitability has dropped considerably. But due to an influx of more powerful CPUs, it might not be all bad. The post ASIC mining profitability plummets following Monero's network upgrade appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Quantum computing will boost blockchain industry, new report suggests
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    Research firm TechNavio says that the threat of quantum computing may actually help demand soar for “quantum-based blockchain solutions.” The post Quantum computing will boost blockchain industry, new report suggests appeared first on Decrypt.
  • New York revisits BitLicense, proposes new token listing guidelines
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    The new proposals from the New York Department of Financial Services could make it easier for crypto exchanges operating in the state to list new tokens. The post New York revisits BitLicense, proposes new token listing guidelines appeared first on Decrypt.
  • EOS congestion leads gaming dapps to migrate to WAX
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    Following the launch of the WAX Cloud Wallet, the gaming-focused firm has signed a deal with a Korean game developer to move its EOS games to WAX. The post EOS congestion leads gaming dapps to migrate to WAX appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Kraken adds Tezos staking rewards, XTZ price surges 10 percent
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    US-based crypto exchange Kraken is set to launch token-staking reward services, beginning with Tezos (XTZ), promising 6 percent annual returns. The post Kraken adds Tezos staking rewards, XTZ price surges 10 percent appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Waves blockchain used to track Russian energy consumption
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    The pilot program is already being used by 400 homes and may expand nationwide in the coming years. The post Waves blockchain used to track Russian energy consumption appeared first on Decrypt.
  • This French bitcoin fund is targeting institutional investors
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    A French asset management firm launches its “Napoleon Bitcoin Fund” tied to CME’s cash-settled bitcoin futures. The post This French bitcoin fund is targeting institutional investors appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Crypto, blockchain and the UK general election: what you need to know
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    This week, the UK will vote in one of the most significant general elections of recent history. But where are the policies on cryptocurrency? The post Crypto, blockchain and the UK general election: what you need to know appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Jack Dorsey wants to decentralize Twitter
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    The Twitter CEO has put forth a vision for a more decentralized version of social media, leading with his own platform. The post Jack Dorsey wants to decentralize Twitter appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Coinbase CEO to teach at Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto school
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    If you want to know more about cryptocurrency, here’s your chance to learn from the pros. The post Coinbase CEO to teach at Andreessen Horowitz’s crypto school appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Dash’s upgrade sets the scene for Venmo-style crypto wallets
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    Dash Platform’s testnet will go live before the end of the month, adding a host of new possibilities for developers. The post Dash’s upgrade sets the scene for Venmo-style crypto wallets appeared first on Decrypt.
  • South Korea’s central bank to hire digital currency specialist
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    The new hire will lead Bank of Korea’s digital innovation research department in exploring the idea of a digital currency. But not build one, yet. The post South Korea’s central bank to hire digital currency specialist appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Crypto's growing storage problem
    Decrypt - 1 day ago
    Two worrying new attacks on storage hardware show it’s harder to store cryptocurrency than you might think. The post Crypto's growing storage problem appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Ripple adds key tools for developers building on XRP Ledger
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    Ripple is introducing a new wallet for developers and making a host of changes to make their lives easier. The post Ripple adds key tools for developers building on XRP Ledger appeared first on Decrypt.
  • BlockFi gets first money transmitter license in Washington State
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    The license allows the crypto lending service to offer its full suite of products and services in Washington. And more are on the way, says BlockFi CCO. The post BlockFi gets first money transmitter license in Washington State appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Ripple’s xSongs lets artists sell music for XRP
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    A new blockchain-based music service launched by Ripple allows artists to sell directly to fans for XRP—and keep 100 percent of the profits. The post Ripple’s xSongs lets artists sell music for XRP appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Tezos (XTZ) price tumbles 11 percent in just 24 hours
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    After nearing the $1.60 per token mark yesterday, the price of Tezos (XTZ) is once again on the way down, trading for just $1.42 and falling. The post Tezos (XTZ) price tumbles 11 percent in just 24 hours appeared first on Decrypt.
  • BitPay merchants can now accept 3 stablecoins as payment
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    One of the world’s leading crypto payment providers, BitPay, now supports Circle’s USD Coin (USDC), Gemini Dollar (GUSD), and Paxos Standard Token (PAX). The post BitPay merchants can now accept 3 stablecoins as payment appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Japanese startup unveils all-in-one Lightning wallet, Bitcoin full node app
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    Nayuta claims its Android app is the world’s first Lightning wallet, Bitcoin full node hybrid—and it’s giving away the code. The post Japanese startup unveils all-in-one Lightning wallet, Bitcoin full node app appeared first on Decrypt.
  • South Korea’s security agencies predict more hacks in 2020
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    South Korea’s crypto exchanges are not secure enough, according to leading security agencies. The post South Korea’s security agencies predict more hacks in 2020 appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Messaging app Signal wants to enhance its private group chats
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    Signal is hoping that new technology will enable it to provide better features—without compromising on privacy. The post Messaging app Signal wants to enhance its private group chats appeared first on Decrypt.
  • How MakerDAO plans to fix potential $340 million cryptocurrency exploit
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    Over the next few weeks, MakerDAO will poll its community on whether it wants to fix the flaw. The post How MakerDAO plans to fix potential $340 million cryptocurrency exploit appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Ledger now lets you earn cryptocurrency while you sleep
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    Ledger has added a new service to its Ledger Live platform, enabling anyone to earn staking rewards directly to their wallet. The post Ledger now lets you earn cryptocurrency while you sleep appeared first on Decrypt.
  • International Chamber of Commerce wants to reduce air pollution using Ethereum
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    Airline pollution is on the rise, and the International Chamber of Commerce plans to use the Ethereum-based AirCarbon Exchange to help offset the damage. The post International Chamber of Commerce wants to reduce air pollution using Ethereum appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Why Matic Network's token collapsed by a shocking $56 million
    Decrypt - 2 days ago
    Matic Network’s co-founder argues that the timing of the price drop helps to explain what happened. The post Why Matic Network's token collapsed by a shocking $56 million appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Chainlink is helping Ampleforth become a better ‘reserve currency’
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    Ampleforth’s cryptocurrency supply changes daily depending on market demand. Now, Chainlink oracles will help it better determine that demand. The post Chainlink is helping Ampleforth become a better ‘reserve currency’ appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Bakkt Bitcoin options, cash-settled futures blast off
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    After months of teasing, Bakkt has finally announced the release of two new Bitcoin investment products: monthly options and cash-settled bitcoin futures. The post Bakkt Bitcoin options, cash-settled futures blast off appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Taxman cometh for cryptocurrency in South Korea
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    South Korea, where investors average $6000 in cryptocurrency holdings, hopes to include a tax on cryptocurrency profits in upcoming tax regulations. The post Taxman cometh for cryptocurrency in South Korea appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Huobi US shuts down, gives crypto traders 7 weeks to withdraw all funds
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    After migrating Huobi Global users to its US-based crypto exchange just last month, US customers are once again sent packing. The post Huobi US shuts down, gives crypto traders 7 weeks to withdraw all funds appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Bitcoin wallet addresses reach new all-time high
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    The total amount of Bitcoin addresses (that contains some BTC) has hit an all-time high of 28.39 million. The post Bitcoin wallet addresses reach new all-time high appeared first on Decrypt.
  • China's banks are racing to adopt blockchain
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    The People’s Bank of China could very well become the first central bank in the world to issue its own digital currency. The post China's banks are racing to adopt blockchain appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Ethereum's Istanbul hard fork: what happened and why it matters
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    The first part of Ethereum’s massive planned upgrade has been successfully activated on the main network. The post Ethereum's Istanbul hard fork: what happened and why it matters appeared first on Decrypt.
  • Tezos (XTZ) rockets 30% in a week to recover $1 billion market cap
    Decrypt - 3 days ago
    The price of Tezos (XTZ) is up 5% in the last 24 hours, with the proof-of-stake blockchain due to go live with its smart contract API this week. The post Tezos (XTZ) rockets 30% in a week to recover $1 billion market cap appeared first on Decrypt.
  • This privacy coin is falling out of favor with crypto lovers
    Decrypt - 4 days ago
    A number of setbacks have seen the coin abandoned by its users, while its price action has suffered. The post This privacy coin is falling out of favor with crypto lovers appeared first on Decrypt.