Consensus 2018: These Officials Want to Show Blockchain More Love

Government representatives from the U.S., Bermuda and Europe came to the Consensus 2018 conference in New York Monday to declare they want to encourage blockchain...

Check Out These Very Real Stunts From Virtual Currency Companies

This week’s summit between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea's Kim Jong-Un has an extra guest. Not former basketball star Dennis Rodman, supposed...

Cryptocurrencies Face Rough Day on Capitol Hill

The topic of cryptocurrencies came up a lot on Capitol Hill Wednesday, prompting scathing comments from the head of the Federal Reserve and members of Congress...

Bitcoin Ekes Out Gains as Selling Frenzy Subsides

Bitcoin (BTC) managed to eke out some gains on the week, outperforming ether (ETH), which remained under pressure, and litecoin (LTC). Some analysts say they’re...

SEC Delays Action on VanEck Bitcoin ETF Until October

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission wants more comment from the public, and more time to make a decision, on a proposed bitcoin (BTC)...

Microsoft Readies 2 Blockchain-Based Consumer Products

Microsoft has issued a white paper declaring it intends to develop two products designed to use blockchain technology to give consumers greater control of their...

ConsenSys Takes Mining to New Heights With Latest Buy

There's cryptocurrency mining, and then there's asteroid mining. Blockchain firm ConsenSys has bought space exploration firm Planetary Resources through an asset-purchase transaction, the companies said. Financial details...

Nasdaq Plans to List Bitcoin Futures in Early 2019

The falling price of bitcoin (BTC) is not deterring the Nasdaq from its plan to list futures of the cryptocurrency during the first quarter...

Bitcoin Mining Takes Heat From High Power Usage

Bitcoin's (BTC) tremendous rally last year prompted many cryptocurrrency miners to set up their kits and get to work. But concerns about the huge...

Brave Software Wants to Upset the Online Advertising Apple Cart

Online advertising is a huge market, with spending on track to exceed $230 billion this year, but some key constituents aren’t happy. More and more...