Exactly what Walmart pays for the privilege of accepting Visa, MasterCard and the others is not publicly known, but 2% would probably not be an unreasonable estimate (this would already be almost a ... Read More
A perfect solution here is in fact something that the Bitcoin community is doing already: Satoshi Square meetups. Rather than meeting up to make trades in anonymous restaurants, what safer place is th... Read More
A Bitcoin user had $480 cleared out from their MtGox account even with two-factor authentication installed. It appears that an attacker had managed to somehow get into the account before the two-facto... Read More
As for where this savings account money is invested, the chief borrowers are the “state owned enterprises” (SOE), which are not known for their productivity as engines of long term economic growth... Read More
laBITconf (Latin American Bitcoin Conference) is perhaps the last BIG conference of the year and will be the first one simultaneously translated for Hispanic audiences. Wisely hosted in Argentina, it ... Read More
Senior BitConnect Promotor Arrested by Indian Authorities
A promoter of the controversial cryptocurrency platform BitConnect was arrested on August 19, according to a local news outlet in India.
Former BitConnect India head Divyesh Darji was arrested at I
Softbank, Baidu Lead $3 Million Funding for Ex-Googler's Crypto Startup
A team led by a former Google staffer is taking aim at the online advertising giant.
Called Atlas Protocol, the startup believes that the data accumulating on blockchains today can be used to bette
Crypto Exchanges Join Winklevoss Backed Self-Regulatory Group
A group of cryptocurrency exchanges has joined up with Gemini founders Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss to launch a new industry-focused self-regulatory organization (SRO).
First proposed in March, the
Bakkt CEO: Crypto Trading Platform Won't Support Margin Trading
Two weeks after the Intercontinental Exchange (ICE) introduced Bakkt, a new digital assets platform, the latter's CEO has set out to explain what the service will offer consumers.
Bakkt chief execu