Tuesday, January 21, 2020

Winklevoss-Led Gemini Exchange Now Has Its Own Insurance Company

Gemini, the crypto exchange founded by Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss, has created its own insurance company to protect clients against the potential loss of...

Bull Breather? Bitcoin Market Turns Indecisive at Two-Month High

The bitcoin market is telling a tale of bullish exhaustion with indecisive price action following a rise to the highest point since November. The top cryptocurrency...

Liquid Exchange Cancels Sale of Telegram’s Gram Tokens

Japan-based Liquid exchange has cancelled its sale of Telegram's not-yet-launched gram tokens. Originally announced last June, the limited sale of tokens sourced from Gram...

Bithumb Exchange Fighting Back Against ‘Groundless’ $69M Tax Bill

South Korea-based exchange Bithumb is fighting a move by the country's tax authority to withhold over $69 million in tax on foreign cryptocurrency transactions.Confirmed...

Kraken Acquires One of Australia’s Longest-Running Crypto Exchanges

U.S.-based Kraken announced its plans for expansion into the Asia-Pacific (APAC) region on Tuesday after acquiring one of Australia's longest-running cryptocurrency exchanges, Bit Trade.Kraken...

Venezuela’s Maduro: Airlines Must Use Petros to Pay for Fuel

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro has declared all flights out of the country must use the oil-backed petro cryptocurrency to pay for fuel.In his annual...

Electric Coin Company SDK Paves Way for Shielded Zcash Payments on Mobile

The for-profit entity working on Zcash has published a software development kit (SDK) for both Android and iOS.According to a blog post Wednesday, the...

Anchorage Moves Into Crypto Trading With New Brokerage Service

Crypto services startup Anchorage has launched a crypto platform for its institutional investors and acquired the data analysis firm Merkle Data.Announced Wednesday, the moves...

The Open Index Protocol Aims to Decentralize Media

Amy James is a self-described storyteller. As co-founder of the Open Index Protocol, James entered the world of blockchain when she realized it was...

BTCPay Server Now Processing Blockstream’s Liquid Assets

Blockstream’s Liquid sidechain is now integrated with BTCPay Server, the self-hosted bitcoin payment processor.Announced Wednesday at 20:15 UTC, BTCPay customers can now transact assets...