A representative of Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) has indicated he believes Asia should emerge as a leader in blockchain technology.
The comments came as part of a keynote address at the ... Read More
Japan is set to begin recognizing bitcoin as a legal method of payment starting tomorrow.
The country's legislature passed a law, following months of debate, that brought bitcoin exchanges under an... Read More
Japan's Financial Services Agency (FSA) will begin more closely monitoring cryptocurrency exchanges from next month.
According to the Japan Times, the increased scrutiny is aimed to ensure that the... Read More
The Japanese government said today that inspections will take place at 15 unlicensed cryptocurrency exchanges in light of a recent major hack.
According to the Japan Times, the country's financial ... Read More
Analysis: What 2019 Could Bring for Bitcoin
Trading in altcoins was a big part of what made Bitcoin price spike towards the end of 2017. A section of the crypto space argues that while altcoins helped Bitcoin’s market cap swell, they also bro
Bitcoin Cash Going Down as Stellar Warms up
Bitcoin Cash’s market cap has been cut in half since the Nov. 15 hardfork which birthed the Bitcoin ABC and Bitcoin SV chains. Now at a mere $3.5 bln and a unit price of ~$201 as at the time of writ
300k User Data from Chinese Auto Finance Platform Sold For One Bitcoin on Dark Web
It is revealed that 300,000 pieces of user data from a Chinese auto finance platform Jiurong were compromised and priced at one bitcoin on the dark web.
According to the leaked data posted, persona
Heyday of Bitcoin Mining Rigs Business at China’s Huaqiangbei is Over Amid Crypto Market Carnage
Bitcoin price slumped to a 13-month low of about $4,300 on Wednesday, making mining the world’s leading digital currency an unprofitable business. A lot of mall miners, mining rigs dealers and minin