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OneCoin ‘License’ is a Fake, Says Vietnamese Government

The government of Vietnam is speaking out after promoters of OneCoin – a digital currency investment scheme widely believed to be a fraud –...
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Bitcoin Scaling Watch: News & Guides to Navigate the Coming Clash...

As bitcoin heads into July, the protocol stands on the cusp of major changes to its code. The result of years of heated discussion on how to...
Bitcoin's Price Surge is Making Hobby Mining Profitable Again

Bitcoin’s Price Surge is Making Hobby Mining Profitable Again

Roque Solis never imagined the bitcoin mining equipment he bought in February would have already paid for itself. And on top of that, made him...

US Commerce Department to Discuss Blockchain Copyright

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Why Blockchain Immutability is a Perpetual Motion Claim

Chris DeRose is a journalist, software developer, bitcoin evangelist, public speaker and lead developer of Drop Zone. In this feature, DeRose discusses immutability and why...
Ethereum Traders File Class Action Lawsuit Over Kraken Flash Crash

Ethereum Traders File Class Action Lawsuit Over Kraken Flash Crash

A class-action lawsuit has been filed against cryptocurrency exchange startup Kraken over issues stemming from its management of a May flash crash. Less than two...

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Winklevoss Brothers Tap State Street for Key Bitcoin ETF Role

State Street has been tapped to help launch the first bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). In a new SEC filing, State Street is now listed as...

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New information is coming out about a proposal that some hope could lead to a long-awaited increase to bitcoin's transaction capacity, a stagnant feature that...

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Bitfinex is reportedly offering a reward worth up to $3.6m for the recovery of bitcoins stolen from its exchange last week. The Hong Kong-based startup lost nearly...

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BIP 148, BIP 141, BIP 91 ... A number of bitcoin improvement proposals (all aimed at...
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No one said consensus would be easy. The conversation on how to best upgrade the bitcoin...
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As one of the earliest enterprise firms to specialize in blockchain, Deloitte has quickly become a...
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Bitcoin and the Benefits of ‘Coopetition’

Jameson Lopp is a software engineer at BitGo, creator of statoshi.info and founder of bitcoinsig.com. In...
State of Blockchain Survey: The Future of Bitcoin, Ethereum and ICOs

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The Segwit2x Boycott: Bitcoin's UASF Isn't Backing Down From August Deadline

The Segwit2x Boycott: Bitcoin’s UASF Isn’t Backing Down From August Deadline

Much of the bitcoin community is resistant to the idea of centralized control. So it shouldn't come...
Bitcoin Scaling Watch: News & Guides to Navigate the Coming Clash of Code

Bitcoin Scaling Watch: News & Guides to Navigate the Coming Clash of Code

As bitcoin heads into July, the protocol stands on the cusp of major changes to its...
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Bitcoin's Price Surge is Making Hobby Mining Profitable Again

Bitcoin’s Price Surge is Making Hobby Mining Profitable Again

Roque Solis never imagined the bitcoin mining equipment he bought in February would have already paid...
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Ripple’s XRP: Giving the Third-Largest Cryptocurrency a Second Look

'P4man' is an active bitcoin miner and investor with an academic background in economy and...