Friday, June 5, 2020

UK Crypto Exchange Coinfloor Launches ‘No BS’ Service for Bitcoin Beginners

U.K-based crypto exchange Coinfloor, which made news last year by delisting ethereum to focus solely on bitcoin, is launching a simplified buying service.Going live...

Bitcoin Price $9.5K Resistance Puts BTC Halving Rally in Jeopardy

Investors in Bitcoin (BTC) have seen a tremendous week, as the price of the top-ranked cryptocurrency rallied from $7,500 to $9,500. A rally of...

Brave Browser Reports That EU Governments Are Failing at Privacy Protection

On April 27, Brave browser filed a complaint urging the European Commission to take action against EU governments that fail to adequately protect their...

Bank Of China Says Digital Yuan Will Not Cause Inflation

The Bank of China’s secretive digital currency tests have led to tremendous curiosity among Chinese citizens. Recently, the bank responded with an official explanation...

Crypto Custody Firm Trustology Cuts Staff as Banks Delay on Digital Assets

Digital asset custody firm Trustology has cut seven of its 18 staffers as the big banks it courted are taking longer than expected to...

Cleaning Up the Crypto Markets: A Job for 2018

Scott Ryan is a credit analyst and avid follower of the cryptocurrency markets. The following article is an exclusive contribution to CoinDesk's 2017 in Review. First things first:...

Europe’s Largest Private Hospital Hit By Crypto Ransomware Amid Pandemic

Hackers infected the IT infrastructure of the largest private hospital in Europe with ransomware.Cybersecurity news outlet, KrebsonSecurity, reported on May 6 that hackers compromised...

Charity and Stablecoins Drive Meaningful Crypto Adoption

Speaking at Virtual Blockchain Week (VBW), Binance founder and chief executive Changpeng Zhao (CZ) argued that stablecoins and charity initiatives can drive meaningful cryptocurrency...

IBM Awarded Patent for ‘Self-Aware Token’

IBM has received a U.S. patent for a type of "self-aware token" that can record its own transaction data. Awarded by the U.S. Patent...

Cryptocurrency News From Japan: May 24

This week’s headlines from Japan included GMO Coin exchange polling customers on their view of digital assets, Lisk opening a base in Japan, Bitflyer...