Research: Over 1,000 Cryptocurrencies are “Dead Projects”

While not all cryptocurrencies and tokens are built to last, the math…

Greek Police Uncover Plot to Murder Alleged Bitcoin Launderer Alexander Vinnik

Greek authorities have reportedly managed to uncover a murder plot targeting Russian…

Popular Portuguese Tech Publication Starts Investing in Cryptocurrencies

A popular Portuguese tech publication, Pplware, recently started investing in cryptocurrency, after…

Bolivar to Bitcoin Trading Surpasses a Record $1 Million per Day

Venezuela’s economic situation has been steadily declining in the past few years,…

Scammers are Purporting to be Cryptocurrency Exchange Tech Support, FBI Warns

The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) recently sounded the alarm on tech…

France’s Finance Minister Plans ICO Regulations in Bid to Attract Crypto Startups

According to a recently published opinion piece, France’s finance minister Bruno Le…

French Minister Bruno Le Marie Highlights Importance of Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies

During this week’s G20 summit in Buenos Aires, Argentina, France’s minister of…

The EU Won’t Wait for Global Agreement on Cryptocurrencies: Spain’s Economy Minister

During the G20 summit, the Spanish Minister of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness,…

US Treasury Could Include Cryptocurrency Wallets, Addresses on Sanctions Hit List

The US sanctions list keeps getting longer. Most recently, the US Department…

Brookings: Venezuela’s Petro Undermines Legitimate Cryptocurrencies

Brookings Institute analysts recently argued that Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro (PTR),…

Bitcoin More Likely to Hit $100 Than $100,000 in a Decade: Ex-IMF Economist

Harvard professor and renowned economist Kenneth Rogoff, who’s in the past argued…

Cryptocurrencies to Overtake 25% of Fiat Money by 2030, Says Futurist

Futurist speaker Thomas Frey has a vision of a decentralized future. Frey, whose…

First Bitcoin Cash Ransomware Makes It Impossible to Decrypt Files

Ransomware extortionists have seemingly started using Bitcoin Cash (BCH) for ransom payments…

$776 Million: Cryptocurrency Miners Bought 3 Million GPUs in 2017, Research Reveals

As covered by CCN, last year’s cryptocurrency mining ‘boom’ has led to…

Bitwise Exec Predicts Trillion Dollar Crypto Market Cap this Year

Matt Hougan has made a career shift from ETFs to cryptocurrencies. He…

Switzerland Lays out Guidelines in Support of ICOs

Switzerland’s financial watchdog, the Swiss Financial Market Supervisory Authority (FINMA), recently published…

Facebook Bans All Cryptocurrency Ads Including Bitcoin, ICOs

Facebook is firing back against misleading and deceptive ad practices, and ICOs, cryptocurrencies…

‘One Bitcoin Will Be Worth $1 Million,’ Cryptocurrency Pioneer Tells PayPal CEO

Dan Schulman, chief executive of PayPal, talks with bitcoin pioneer Wences Casares…

Fintech Bill: US Congress Plans to Combat Cryptocurrency Use in Terrorism Financing

US policymakers have made targeting cryptocurrency-fueled terrorism and the illicit use of…

Bitcoin Users, Exchanges are Ripe Targets for Criminals, Warns Cybersecurity Researcher

Cybercriminals are increasingly targeting bitcoin users and cryptocurrency exchanges alongside companies stocking up on bitcoin for ransom payments, a cybersecurity expert reveals.

Belarus Legalizes Cryptocurrency Payments & Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs)

Belarus, a country wedged between Russia and the European Union, recently legalized…