Cryptocurrency wallet startup Blockchain is partnering with the United Nations to explore applications of blockchain in a range of areas, from natural resource conservation to the protection of democr... Read More
Cryptocurrency wallet startup Blockchain is partnering with representatives from the United Nations Development Programme and the UN Refugee Agency to explore applications of blockchain in a range of ... Read More
A United Nations body that facilitates global trade is examining blockchain and smart contracts to see if they could play a role in its mission.
To that end, the United Nations Centre for Trade Fac... Read More
FCoin Crypto Exchange Draws Fire for Controversial Business Model
China-based FCoin – a new crypto exchange launched in May that takes a novel revenue model – has come under the spotlight after its trading volumes appear to have almost immediately surpassed some of
Mt Gox to Enter Civil Rehabilitation in Major Win for Creditors
Creditors of the defunct bitcoin exchange Mt. Gox just won a big victory.
According to a Friday release from Mt. Gox trustee Nobuaki Kobayashi, the exchange's ongoing bankruptcy proceedings have be
US Congressman: SEC's Stance on Ether Is 'Encouraging'
Congressman Tom Emmer has praised the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) for clarifying that ethereum's native cryptocurrency, ether, is not a security.
As previously reported, last week
Bitcoin tumbles 8% after Japan watchdog orders exchanges to beef up practices against money laundering
Bitcoin prices fell roughly 9 percent Friday after Japan's financial regulator ordered several cryptocurrency exchanges to improve their practices against money laundering. The digital currency