Trump’s Attorney General Jeff Sessions: ”Bitcoin is a big problem”

President Donald Trump’s Attorney General, Jeff Sessions, testified before the Senate Committee on the Judiciary. The committee is given rather broad powers concerning federal...

Coinmall Hopes to Build an Ebay for Digital Goods Powered by Cryptocurrency

This week we looked at a new cryptocurrency-based marketplace called, Coinmall.io , a platform that allows users to purchase digital goods with bitcoin and...

First World Fat Cat Jamie Dimon Doesn’t Understand Poverty, Bashes Bitcoin

Bitcoin’s use in the developing world can bypass expensive fees and help people to stretch their money further, is more stable than some fiat...

Odd Bedfellows? Blockchain Developers Can Learn to Love the World Bank

...At first glance, the World Bank looks like an ill-suited partner for any self-respecting blockchain developer intent on disrupting the financial order.This isn't just...

Brazilian Central Bank President Says Bitcoin is Pyramid Scheme

Brazilian central bank President Ilan Goldfajn has compared the leading cryptocurrency Bitcoin to a pyramid scheme. He thus joins the ranks of numerous financial luminaries...

Bittrex Exchange Breaks Silence on Banned Accounts, Questions Remain

Following Cointelegraph’s coverage yesterday, Bittrex finally made a public statement about the thousands of accounts they’ve disabled. According to Bittrex’s website: “We occasionally conduct compliance reviews and...

Former Fed Chairman Ben Bernanke Believes Bitcoin Unlikely to Succeed

Ben Bernanke, the former Chairman of the Federal Reserve, made his views against Bitcoin clear at a conference organized by Ripple in Toronto.Echoing the views...

Fred Wilson Denies Crash Prediction But Stresses 3-5% Ideal Crypto Holdings

Serial investor Fred Wilson has hit back at press reports that traders should have “10-20 percent” of assets in cryptocurrency.In a blog post this weekend subsequently circulated by Bloomberg,...

Research: the number of ICOs failing to meet their funding objectives grows

From 1 July through 25 September, 59% ICOs failed to meet their own objectives of collected funding, while in June there was only one...

Bittrex is spotted in massive accounts freezes

The US-based cryptocurrency exchange inactivates accounts without warning, and the exchange's technical support ignores tickets requesting an explanation.This is what the customers of the...

Goldman Says Gold Beats Bitcoin as Bank Weighs Fear and Wealth

Gold wins out over cryptocurrencies when assessed on the majority of the key characteristics of money, according to Goldman Sachs Group Inc (NYSE:GS)., which adds that fear...

Bitcoin, Altcoin Exchange Bittrex Eyed With Suspicion Due to Thousands of Mysterious Account Closings

Cointelegraph recently began receiving complaints about the Bittrex exchange disabling users’ accounts for no apparent reason. One consistent theme in every complaint we’ve received...

J.P. Morgan’s James Dimon May Hate Bitcoin, but He Loves Blockchain

J.P. Morgan Chase & Co. CEO James Dimon recently trashed the digital currency bitcoin as a fraud that will blow up. But he’s still enamored with...

Industry Experts Believe Bitcoin Headed to $6,000

...In spite of the huge run up in price over the last few days, the value of the cryptocurrency may well see substantial volatility....
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Can Blockchain Technology Challenge YouTube, Netflix?

Blockchain technology may change the world of video streaming forever by helping creators monetize their content and helping users take back control from giant...
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World Bank President: Everyone Is Excited About Blockchain, Not Bitcoin

President of the World Bank, Jim Yong Kim says everyone is excited for Blockchain technology, but rejects Bitcoin, compares to Ponzi schemes...Read Full: World...
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BlackRock CEO Larry Fink: Bitcoin For Money Launderers Only

 BlackRock CEO, Larry Fink, has recently adjusted his perspective on Bitcoin, stating that the cryptocurrency is just a money laundering scheme. Fink had previously...
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JP Morgan Boss Can’t Stop Talking About Bitcoin — Calls Investors “Stupid”

The Wall Street tycoon and JP Morgan CEO Jamie Dimon is once again talking about bitcoin investors in a derogatory fashion. On October 12,...
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Logical or Not, Bitcoin’s Coming Fork Is Boosting Its Price

Bitcoin is trading at an all-time high, and with another contentious hard fork coming, the reasons why have experts wondering...Source: Logical or Not, Bitcoin's...
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World Bank President: Everyone Is Excited About Blockchain

The president of the World Bank issued new statements about blockchain during an interview earlier this week...Read Full: World Bank President: Everyone Is Excited...

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Fidelity Charitable Received Over $100M in Crypto Donations Since 2015

Fidelity Charitable Received Over $100M in Crypto Donations Since 2015

Independent public charity Fidelity Charitable has received $100 million in cryptocurrency donations, according to its recently published report. In its “2019 Giving Report,” Fidelity Charitable...
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Blockchain CEOs Fed Up With South Korean Regulation Approach: Report

South Korean Blockchain projects are ditching the domestic market due to regulatory headaches, mainstream media report.South Korean Blockchain Projects...
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SEC Continues to Stall on BTC ETFs, All in Wait for Breakthrough

The long and uncertain road toward crypto exchange-traded funds (ETFs) being approved by the United States Securities and Exchange...
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Bank of America Seeks to Patent Crypto Wallet That Works Like Valet Car Key

Bank of America is seeking to patent a “partitioned” security system for digital currency wallets that gives different users...
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Coinbase Admits Putting 3,500 Traders’ Crypto Funds at Risk

A bug could have lost the users of Coinbase a lot of money, confesses the exchange itself in its...