Sep 20, 2018 08:50 AM IST
Japan's crypto exchanges have been under close regulatory scrutiny after the theft of $530 million in digital coins at Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck Inc.
- Sep 18, 2018 09:22 PM IST
The new product will allow banks and payment providers the ability to process cross-border transactions faster
- Sep 18, 2018 03:41 PM IST
Interestingly, despite nearly 70 percent drop in bitcoin’s value from its all-time high achieved in December, the hash rate of Bitcoin network has increased four-fold from December level
- Sep 12, 2018 10:05 PM IST
In a fresh spin, these chocolate currencies called Frankford Bitcoins are 1.42 ounces of milk chocolate wrapped in gold-coloured foil and manufactured by Frankford Candy
- Sep 11, 2018 05:02 PM IST
The report also highlighted how terrorist groups also have had limited success when it comes to raising funds using technology.
- Sep 10, 2018 04:41 PM IST
The offshore exchanges have managed to get around the government’s ban by frequently changing their domain names to avoid detection.
- Sep 07, 2018 04:16 PM IST
However, foreign exchanges would get a license for a cryptocurrency exchange only after they open a subsidiary in Uzbekistan.
- Sep 07, 2018 04:02 PM IST
The patent outlines a plan to develop a network of computers capable of generating accounts for storing cryptocurrencies or cryptocurrency-related exchange-traded products
- Sep 06, 2018 03:02 PM IST
Cryptocurrencies are digital units in which encryption techniques are used for trading and these 'currencies' operate independently of a central bank, while initial coin offerings are equivalents of initial public offerings in stock markets.
- Sep 06, 2018 10:42 AM IST
At the time of publishing this report, bitcoin price had stabilised and was trading at $6467. Ethereum was trading at $228
- Sep 05, 2018 10:11 PM IST
Other cryptocurrencies such as Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS and Ethereum also saw a loss of 6 to 7 percent.
- Sep 05, 2018 07:55 PM IST
MinerGate was in fact part of the small group of apps that actually updated its app to comply with the new terms, removing on-device mining.
- Sep 05, 2018 02:38 PM IST
The projects would be selected from a total of 72 blockchain related ideas submitted by different institutions.
- Sep 05, 2018 02:27 PM IST
As per the SEC, cryptocurrency exchanges could be allowed to operate as trading platforms in the Philippines given the growing global interest in virtual currencies.
- Sep 03, 2018 05:31 PM IST
“The incentive system has been designed to spread adoption of the cryptocurrency and also the range of services and apps that support it," Line CEO Takeshi Idezawa said.
- Sep 03, 2018 04:14 PM IST
Rakuten first started accepting payments in the year 2015, when it integrated its US website with Bitnet, a bitcoin payment processor.
- Aug 30, 2018 07:00 PM IST
The development comes days after the authorities in Beijing's Chaoyang district issued a similar notice.
- Aug 30, 2018 05:49 PM IST
Rosfinmonitoring, the Russian government agency also responsible for monitoring financial crimes, will enlarge its system to monitor transactions made with cryptocurrencies
- Aug 30, 2018 05:41 PM IST
Trend Micro researchers have identified more than 787,000 cases of detecting malicious cryptocurrency mining software in the first half of 2018.
- Aug 29, 2018 08:05 PM IST
Lloyd's, is quietly providing cover against theft of cryptocurrencies
- Aug 28, 2018 06:53 PM IST
Randi, a Harvard graduate has worked at Facebook for six years and is the founder and CEO of Zuckerberg Media, Editor-in-Chief of Dot Complicated, and creator of an animated TV show called Dot.
- Aug 28, 2018 04:37 PM IST
Belfort was the inspiration behind Martin Scorcese's 2013 black comedy Wolf of Wall Street', where he was played by actor Leonardo Dicaprio.
- Aug 27, 2018 09:53 PM IST
Baidu's move is in line with China’s crackdown on cryptocurrency and follows Alibaba and Tencent
- Aug 23, 2018 07:31 PM IST
Restrictions aimed at straitjacketing virtual currencies have had the reverse impact. Despite a correction in the price of most cryptocurrencies, transactions have gone up substantially in both volume and value after the RBI’s April circular
- Aug 23, 2018 05:05 PM IST
A document, circulated online, has banned restaurants, shopping malls, restaurants, and office buildings from hosting any activity related to promotion of cryptocurrencies.