Thursday, December 13, 2018

Bitcoin    3435.92651442   -1.27% Ethereum    90.4925125152   -0.45% EOS    1.9522834111   -0.26% Litecoin    24.1587085092   -2.11% XRP    0.3042495924   -1.09% Qtum    1.9058319572   13.57% CK USD    0.9936570717   -0.55% Zcash    53.9618934356   -4.19% Dash    64.5067107055   -2.34% NEO    5.9462507663   -3.36%

Venezuela President: We Only Accept Our Crypto for Our Oil

Venezuelan President Nicolas Maduro, who instituted the oil-backed cryptocurrency the petro in February to prop up the economy, has gone a step further. Venezuela,...

Winklevoss Twins’ Gemini Backs Bitcoin Cash ABC, for Now

The Winklevoss brothers have taken a stand on which version of bitcoin cash (BCH) will be supported on their Gemini cryptocurrency exchange, and it's...

MasterCard Patent Would Create Truly Private Crypto Transaction System

At a time when regulators are looking for ways to break into so-called privacy coins to see whether users are criminals, MasterCard thinks it...

Morgan Creek Will Bet You $1 Million Crypto Isn’t Worthless in 10 Years

Morgan Creek Digital, an institutional manager, is willing to bet $1 million cryptocurrencies and digital assets will outperform the S&P 500 during the next...

SEC Delays VanEck Bitcoin ETF Decision Yet Again

The Securities and Exchange Commission extended the public comment period on the bitcoin (BTC) exchange-traded fund proposed by money manager VanEck, blockchain company SolidX and...

Now We Know: ‘ConsenSys 2.0’ Means Layoffs

It didn't take long for the concrete to set over at ConsenSys. Just one day ago Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin told CoinDesk the Ethereum production...

Binance Allows Institutional Investors to Create Sub-Accounts

The more the merrier is the motto of crypto exchange Binance, which is now offering  institutional investors the ability to set up sub-accounts –...

US Homeland Security Seeks Blockchain to Stop Forgers

The U.S. Department of Homeland Security is offering blockchain startups grants of up to $800,000 to use the technology to stop forgers and counterfeiters,...

Japan’s Crypto Exchanges See Jump in Suspicious Transactions

Japan's cryptocurrency exchanges reported 5,944 suspicious transactions in the first 10 months of 2018, according to the nation's National Police Agency. Jiji Press reported the 2018 figure...

Will ‘ConsenSys 2.0’ Mean Fewer Employees?

Joseph Lubin likes all the "cool" projects his company, ConsenSys, is doing to create Ethereum blockchain-based businesses and products. Right now the company is involved...