The adoption of bitcoin technology has grown beyond the initial expectations. While it is already known that some of the major banking and financial institutions have already started their work on blo... Read More
The head of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) believes that cryptocurrencies may give traditional government-issued ones a "run for their money."
Speaking at a conference in London, IMF chief C... Read More
Christine Lagarde, head of the International Monetary Fund, has stated that international regulatory action on cryptocurrencies is "inevitable."
Lagarde, who is the managing director of the interna... Read More
A well-known economist has predicted a steep drop in the price of bitcoin over the long-term.
Kenneth Rogoff, a Harvard professor and former chief economist at the International Monetary Fund, said... Read More
A deputy director for the International Monetary Fund's Monetary and Capital Markets Department believes that central banks need to offer "better" fiat currencies in order to fend off any potential co... Read More
Just a Cycle? Big Bitcoin Miners Stay Positive in Face of Market Slump
Despite the downturn in the crypto markets so far in 2018, executives from several bitcoin mining firms have said this scenario has been seen before and they are not deterred by current low prices.
Quick Brew? BitFury's Coffee Machine Accepts Bitcoin Via Lightning Network
Blockchain firm Bitfury has come up with a novel product aimed to make it easier to pay for products with bitcoin.
To that end, a specialized engineering team within the company has developed a cof
Coinbase Disputes Claims in New York Attorney General's Exchange Report
A recent report published by the New York Office of the Attorney General (OAG), which claimed several cryptocurrency exchanges it investigated are vulnerable to market manipulation, has drawn backlash
Bitfury Reveals New Generation of Bitcoin ASIC Chips
Bitfury Group has developed a new, more efficient bitcoin mining chip, the firm announced Wednesday.
The Bitfury Clarke application-specific integrated circuit (ASIC) chip "offers the strongest per