Deposit withdrawals from the cryptocurrency exchange remain unavailable while its cold and hot wallet balances are almost empty.
A controversial function in Antminer firmware by the Chinese bitcoin mining gear producer Bitmain might potentially lead to malicious shutdown of mining machines.
The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has approved the petition for a review of Winklevoss Bitcoin ETF rejection. Crypto enthusiasts keep their fingers crossed.
The World Food Programme (WFP) makes another step to fight hunger worldwide. It considers the implementation of blockchain for humanitarian cash transfers.
The total of Bitcoin Unlimited nodes online has plummeted while the number of nodes upgraded to support SegWit reaches 420.
The new blockchain-based VAT management system would make the process more transparent and efficient.
The International Monetary Fund has held a meeting of the High Level Advisory Group on FinTech, mostly dedicated to pros and cons of blockchain implementation.
The founder of Ethereum held an open lecture in the Moscow Digital October centre sharing his thoughts on the system’s advance, lessons learnt from TheDAO attack and SegWit vs BU dilemma.
NEM and PIVX tokens are now among the most capitalised cryptocurrencies in the world. The total market cap of all the altcoins is nearing $10 billion.
The Hong Kong-based crypto exchange has suspended incoming wire deposits in fiat as Taiwan banks refuse to process transfers. Earlier, American bank Wells Fargo denied service to Bitfinex clients.
Belgian Minister of Justice Koen Geens has spoken in favour of a new legislation that would strengthen governmental control over bitcoin and other digital currencies.
A company behind the Australian entrepreneur Craig Wright has been sold to a private equity fund. Wright is famous for a failed claim he was the inventor of bitcoin.
North Korean cybercriminals turned to bitcoin extortions thanks to the cryptocurrency’s anonymity.
The bitcoin community shows more support to the user-activated-soft-fork (UASF) and BIP148 as Bitmain is accused of using a bitcoin code vulnerability to confront SegWit.
In an interview to CoinFox, Evgeny Eskin, Head of Corporate Treasury at M.Video, shared how the largest Russia’s electronic retailer successfully put blockchain to practical use.
The litecoin’s exchange rate has reached $11.39 after a week of sudden surge. It is now the world’s fourth cryptocurrency by market cap.