Wednesday, August 21, 2019

US States Issue Warnings Over Cryptocurrency Investments

The American states of Idaho and Alaska have both issued warnings over investments involving cryptocurrencies. Idaho's Department of Finance warned its people on Thursday to deal...

Off the Leash? Bitcoin Looks North After Breaking $16K

Bitcoin is gaining altitude today, amid a sharp drop in prices of some alternative currencies. Prices on CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index jumped 7 percent...

$16,000: Bitcoin Looks North As Ripple Takes Hit

Bitcoin is gaining altitude today, amid a sharp drop in prices of some alternative currencies. Prices on CoinDesk's Bitcoin Price Index jumped 7 percent...

Coinbase Rejection Sees Ripple Drop 20% As Rumors Evaporate

Ripple’s seemingly unstoppable bull run took a hit Thursday after US exchange Coinbase dispelled rumors it would add the asset. ‘No Plans For New...

Bank of England Has ‘No Plans’ to Launch Cryptocurrency

The Bank of England has dropped plans to launch its own digital currency amid concerns about its impact on the financial system. The U.K.'s...

Bank of England Backtracks on Plan to Launch Cryptocurrency

The Bank of England has dropped plans to launch its own digital currency amid concerns about its impact on the financial system. The U.K.'s...

Suspended Not Abandoned? Jeff Garzik Is Reworking the Segwit2x Code

The controversial scaling proposal Segwit2x may have been officially called off this August, but that doesn't mean its former lead developer is giving...

Cryptocurrency Hedge Fund BlockTower Raises $140 Million, Hires Ex Goldman Sachs VP

Bitcoin’s wild ride to the top last year and altcoins following it has put cryptocurrency firmly into the mainstream with major exchanges now...