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  • Vietnam eyes cryptocurrency crackdown after alleged $660 mn scam Apr 12, 2018 11:05 AM IST

    Vietnam eyes cryptocurrency crackdown after alleged $660 mn scam

    Vietnam has vowed to tighten regulations on cryptocurrencies as authorities investigate an alleged multi-million-dollar fraud in the country, where digital units are traded in a shadowy and unregulated market.

  • Bengaluru, Mumbai lead blockchain job creation with close to 50% of all job postings Apr 10, 2018 01:51 PM IST

    Bengaluru, Mumbai lead blockchain job creation with close to 50% of all job postings

    The global market for blockchain related products and services is expected to reach $7.7 billion in 2022

  • Indian cryptocurrency exchanges considering challenging RBI's diktat Apr 09, 2018 12:35 PM IST

    Indian cryptocurrency exchanges considering challenging RBI's diktat

    Startups like Unocoin, Coinsecure and Zebpay have expressed their reservations with the order and going by the statements they considering to mount a legal challenge in the Supreme Court

  • RBI's crackdown on cryptocurrencies forces Indian exchanges to think of moving abroad: Report Apr 09, 2018 11:47 AM IST

    RBI's crackdown on cryptocurrencies forces Indian exchanges to think of moving abroad: Report

    Many of them have already approached their advisers and are working on various tax structures.

  • SIT on black money: Reviews cryptocurrencies, directs clampdown Apr 08, 2018 05:30 PM IST

    SIT on black money: Reviews cryptocurrencies, directs clampdown

    Officials said the SIT recently held a meeting in the national capital during which it was briefed about the overall scenario of the operations of this virtual currency in the country.

  • RBI says all regulated entities will have to stop dealing in virtual currencies from July 6 Apr 06, 2018 08:42 PM IST

    RBI says all regulated entities will have to stop dealing in virtual currencies from July 6

    Services such as maintaining accounts, registering, trading, settling, clearing, giving loans against virtual tokens, accepting them as collateral etc have been barred by RBI.

  • After RBI's salvo, what happens to your bitcoins now? Apr 06, 2018 06:43 PM IST

    After RBI's salvo, what happens to your bitcoins now?

    Govts and financial institutions globally are looking at ways to minimise misuse of virtual and cryptocurrencies by criminals

  • RBI's diktat on virtual currencies: Here's what cryptocurrency startups have to say Apr 06, 2018 05:04 PM IST

    RBI's diktat on virtual currencies: Here's what cryptocurrency startups have to say

    Many startups have emerged in the country after surge in bitcoin's popularity

  • ED begins crypto crackdown, books businessman over Rs 2000 cr bitcoin Ponzi scheme Apr 06, 2018 01:02 PM IST

    ED begins crypto crackdown, books businessman over Rs 2000 cr bitcoin Ponzi scheme

    The victims of the accused conman hailed primarily from Mumbai, Pune, Nanded and Kolhapur.

  • Director of firm involved in bitcoin scam held Apr 06, 2018 07:46 AM IST

    Director of firm involved in bitcoin scam held

    The director of an online multi-level marketing company and his brother have been arrested from Delhi today in connection with an alleged multi-crore bitcoin ponzi scheme, a senior Pune police officer said.

  • RBI regulated entities barred from dealing with cryptoexchanges Apr 05, 2018 04:53 PM IST

    RBI regulated entities barred from dealing with cryptoexchanges

    “It has been decided that, with immediate effect, entities regulated by RBI shall not deal with or provide services to any individual or business entities dealing with or settling VCs,” it said.

  • John McAfee reveals how much he charges for one promotional tweet about cryptocurrency Apr 04, 2018 10:57 AM IST

    John McAfee reveals how much he charges for one promotional tweet about cryptocurrency

    The McAfee Crypto Team which runs and maintains promotional activities on behalf of John McAfee said that over 90 percent of the companies desiring to avail the services are turned down

  • Google bans cryptocurrency mining browser extensions from Chrome Apr 03, 2018 03:44 PM IST

    Google bans cryptocurrency mining browser extensions from Chrome

    The extreme step was prompted largely because a majority of mining extensions submitted to the Chrome Web Store failed to comply with its sole-usage policy

  • Bitcoin bleeds heavily in first quarter of 2018, loses $120 billion in market cap Apr 02, 2018 04:15 PM IST

    Bitcoin bleeds heavily in first quarter of 2018, loses $120 billion in market cap

    The world’s most valuable cryptocurrency opened the first quarter at $14,112 and closed it at $6,973, reaching a quarter high of $16,537 on January 8

  • Bitcoin slumps below $8,000, other cryptocurrencies also trading in red Mar 27, 2018 11:12 AM IST

    Bitcoin slumps below $8,000, other cryptocurrencies also trading in red

    Ethereum dropped over 11 percent and Ripple slumped by over 10 percent in last 24 hours and the digital currencies trading at USD 464 and USD 0.57 at the time of reporting

  • Twitter to ban cryptocurrency ads as online crackdown widens Mar 26, 2018 09:32 PM IST

    Twitter to ban cryptocurrency ads as online crackdown widens

    The prohibition will cover advertising of initial coin offerings (ICOs) - crowdfunding used to raise cash by creating new coins - as well as token sales and crypto-wallet services, San-Francisco-based firm told Reuters.

  • Invest in cryptocurrencies with long-term view: Nischint Sanghavi Mar 26, 2018 10:15 AM IST

    Invest in cryptocurrencies with long-term view: Nischint Sanghavi

    “Cryptocurrencies are volatile in nature. Retail users should be aware of risks, should not invest all their saving in cryptos and to start with invest very small portions.”

  • California Software board approves JV proposal for i-Cryptocurrency, ICO Mar 24, 2018 10:37 AM IST

    California Software board approves JV proposal for i-Cryptocurrency, ICO

    The board of California Software Company on Friday approved a joint venture proposal submitted by Infinia solutions and Services to launch ICO, 'i-Cryptocurrency' and ‘i-Digital Tokens and Coins'.

  • Cryptocurrency exchange bug allowed users to transfer unlimited Ethereum to themselves Mar 23, 2018 04:19 PM IST

    Cryptocurrency exchange bug allowed users to transfer unlimited Ethereum to themselves

    The now solved bug could have been disastrous for Coinbase

  • Tracking bitcoin was NSA’s ‘#1 priority’ reveals a secret document provided by Snowden Mar 22, 2018 07:25 PM IST

    Tracking bitcoin was NSA’s ‘#1 priority’ reveals a secret document provided by Snowden

    The documents talk about a data source which provide the agency with ‘MAC addresses, password hash history, provider users and user sessions’

  • Interested in Bitcoin, Ripple? Beginner's guide to trading on cryptocurrency exchanges Mar 22, 2018 12:04 PM IST

    Interested in Bitcoin, Ripple? Beginner's guide to trading on cryptocurrency exchanges

    There are multiple exchanges available in India for you to kick-start your cryptocurrency trading.

  • Delhi woman loses Rs 41 lakh after her bitcoin wallet is hacked Mar 21, 2018 04:32 PM IST

    Delhi woman loses Rs 41 lakh after her bitcoin wallet is hacked

    The cyber cell of Delhi Police has started its probe into the matter

  • After Google & Facebook, Twitter may also ban cryptocurrency ads in coming weeks Mar 20, 2018 01:40 PM IST

    After Google & Facebook, Twitter may also ban cryptocurrency ads in coming weeks

    The CRIX – a Cryptocurrency index for blockchain-based currencies - that tracks 20 cryptocurrencies has slumped over 60% since the first such ban by Facebook came into force on January 30, 2018.

  • Trump bans US use of Venezuelan cryptocurrency Mar 20, 2018 08:18 AM IST

    Trump bans US use of Venezuelan cryptocurrency

    The Trump administration today banned all use by Americans of Venezuelan cryptocurrency, saying that its introduction is intended to skirt US sanctions.

  • US bans use of Venezuela's new petro currency Mar 20, 2018 07:33 AM IST

    US bans use of Venezuela's new petro currency

    US President Donald Trump today signed an executive order making it illegal for Americans to purchase any cryptocurrency issued by Venezuela.

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