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Casa Releases New version of Its Bitcoin Full Node Casa Node 2
New York-based crypto custody startup Casa has released Casa Node 2, a new iteration of the industry's popular pre-synced Bitcoin full node product.
Swiss National Bank to Research CBDCs at New BIS Innovation Hub Centre
The Swiss National Bank and Bank for International Settlements have signed an agreement to cooperate on the BIS Innovation Hub Centre in Switzerland.
Blockchain in Crypto Trading: How Do Decentralized Instruments Work?
Today, next-gen decentralized instruments can help simplify the complex process of exchange trading by helping traders conduct an impartial analysis, properly hedge risks and choose a trading strategy to fit the context of price dynamics.
Cryptocurrency Donations to Politicians Legal In Japan Says Internal Affairs Minister
Cryptocurrency donations to political parties received a thumbs up from Japan's internal affairs and communications minister Sanae Takaichi at a press conference Tuesday.
Bitcoin Startup Casa Updates Lightning Nodes After Shipping 2,000 in Year 1
Casa, a bitcoin custody provider and manufacturer of hardware nodes for lightning, bitcoin's scaling layer, is launching a new version of its flagship device.
China Merchants Bank's Latest Crypto Partnership Includes STO Investment
The Nervos Network STO kicks off on Oct. 16, aiming to raise an undisclosed amount within two weeks through the CoinList platform.
West Virginia's Blockchain Voting Pilot May Have Been Breached by a Student
Someone attempted to tamper with West Virginia's blockchain-based voting pilot.
Hyundai's Blockchain Arm to Set Up $10M Fund for Mainnet Launch: Report
Hdac Technology, the blockchain arm of South Korea's largest car manufacturer Hyundai Motor Group, plans to set up a $10 million blockchain investment fund in 2019.Hdac testnet to launch in November 2019.
Ledger to Add SWFT-Powered Atomic Swaps to Its Ledger Live App
Major hardware wallet producer Ledger plans to integrate cryptocurrency atomic swaps powered by cross-blockchain transfer protocol SWFT into its companion app Ledger Live.
Bitcoin Core Dev: Anti-51% Attack Measures Always Imply Centralization
Bitcoin Core developer Greg Maxwell has criticized the "Attractive mystery" that fear of a 51% attack on Bitcoin entails, arguing that it betrays a fundamental lack of understanding about the cryptocurrency.
Anchorage Becomes First Qualified Gram Custodian Ahead of Oct. 31 Launch
Digital asset custodian of software firm Anchor Labs has stated that it became the first entity qualified to support institutional custody for Telegram's Gram token.
Crypto Scams: The Effect on Consumers and Legitimate Businesses
Although the crypto industry has long been touted as the solution to some of the longest-running issues in the global economy, there's one problem it has been unable to shake off so far: fraud.
Blockchain Network NuCypher Raises Over $10M From Bitmain, Y Combinator
Blockchain platform NuCypher has closed a professional staking funding round of over $10.675 million led by capital market firm Polychain Capital.
Crypto Donations to Politicians Are Unregulated in Japan: Report
Sanae Takaichi, the internal affairs and communications minister of Japan, has stated that cryptocurrency donations to individual politicians are not illegal in the country - unlike the ones made in cash or securities.
Kim Dotcom's K.IM: Pursuing Copyright Decentralization in Bitfinex IEO
Kim Dotcom, the controversial internet entrepreneur and founder of the now-defunct file storage platform Megaupload, is making a comeback in the digital content business.
5 Things to Know About Grams Wallet's Terms of Use Before GRM Launch
On Oct. 8, Telegram published terms of service the Grams Wallet, the wallet designed for its native cryptocurrency Gram, noting that the rules apply whether as a standalone application or as incorporated into the Telegram Messenger application.
Major Coins See Mix of Red and Green as BTC Price Stays Above $8,000
Tuesday, Oct. 8 - The top-20 digital currencies are reporting a mix of green and red after a tide of green earlier in the day, with Bitcoin trying to keep above $8,000, according to data from Coin360.
Foreign Exchange Giant CLS Admits: No, We Don't Need a Blockchain for That
Blockchain technology is nice to have, but it's hardly a must for rewiring the global financial markets.
Bitcoin's Dropping Lightning Capacity Might Not Be a Bad Thing
If you're a fan of bitcoin and the nascent Lightning network, this graph looks disheartening at first glance.
EU Finance Commissioner Vows New Rules on Crypto, Libra Stablecoin
Valdis Dombrovskis, the European Union's financial services commissioner, said he intends to create a new regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies, particularly Facebook's Libra stablecoin.
Bitcoin Eyes $8.5K Hurdle After Biggest Single-Day Price Gain in Five Weeks
View Bitcoin could test key resistance above $8,500 in the next day or two, having eked out the biggest single-day rise in five weeks on Monday.
'Closer Than Ever' to Bitcoin ETF, Says Bitwise Ahead of SEC Deadline
Executives at Bitwise Asset Management are highly optimistic as the deadline for the United States Securities and Exchange Commission's decision on their proposed Bitcoin exchange-traded fund looms on the horizon.
EOS Developer Block.one Releases Version 2.0 of EOISO Protocol
One has announced the release of version 2.0 of the EOSIO open source protocol, according to an official press release shared with Cointelegraph on Oct. 8.
Ripple CEO: Facebook's Libra Will Not Launch Before 2023
Brad Garlinghouse, the CEO of blockchain payments network Ripple, thinks that Facebook will fail to launch its Libra digital currency before 2023.Garlinghouse bets on a 3-year Libra delay.
EU Finance Commissioner to Propose Unified Crypto Legislation
The European Union's finance commissioner Valdis Dombrovskis has pledged to propose new rules to regulate cryptocurrencies such as Facebook's Libra.
Cryptopia Exchange Liquidator Asks Its Devs How to Reimburse Users
Grant Thornton, the firm liquidating hacked New Zealand cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia, has discussed how best to do so with the platform's developers.
Ex-Ethereum Advisor Nerayoff Loses Techstars Deal After Extortion Charges
Startup accelerator Techstars has cancelled its year-old partnership with the firm owned by early Ethereum advisor Steven Nerayoff.
The Silver Lining in Block.One's SEC 'Slap on the Wrist'
One's paltry penalty from the SEC over its 2017 sale of EOS ERC-20 tokens.
Hong Kong Securities Watchdog Issues Rules on Funds Investing in Crypto
Hong Kong's Securities and Futures Commission has issued regulations for fund managers investing in "Virtual assets."
CNBC Crypto Analyst Suggests Bitcoin Price Will Rally Higher
The $8,000 mark seems to be an important price point for crypto's market leader, Bitcoin.