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
Petro Debut: What We Learned About Venezuela's Cryptocurrency Today
The government of Venezuela published several guides Tuesday in support of the presale for its "petro" cryptocurrency.
Announcing the oil-backed token as a form of legal tender that can be used to
US Securities Regulator Rejects BitConnect Records Request
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has denied a Freedom of Information Request (FOIA) regarding the BitConnect cryptocurrency investment scheme, citing an exemption usually applied to r
Dutch Bank ING Says Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Is An Account Holder
ING Groep NV confirmed Tuesday that cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex has an account with the Dutch bank.
According to Bloomberg News and Reuters, a spokesperson for the financial services company a
Report: Japanese Crypto Exchanges Unite to Form Self-Regulatory Group
A group of Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges is reportedly uniting to form a new self-regulatory body in the wake of the recent Coincheck hack.
According to Reuters, which cites unnamed sources clo