Month: August 2019

Craig Wright to Challenge Court Ruling in $10 Billion Bitcoin Lawsuit – CCN Markets

Self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright plans to challenge judge Bruce Reinhart’s ruling that knocked down his affirmative defenses. | Source: (i) YouTube (ii) REUTERS / Dado Ruvic / Illustration / File Photo; Edited by CCN Self-proclaimed bitcoin inventor Craig Wright Read More

Crypto News From Brazil and Portugal: Aug. 24-31 in Review


This week saw major expansion of crypto payments in Brazil, new standards freeing Bitcoin from Portuguese taxes, and the allegedly fraudulent Grupo Bitcoin Banco’s refusal to pay clients their deposited funds.  Brazil’s central bank announced that it would classify cryptocurrencies Read More

Crypto News From the Spanish-Speaking World: Aug. 24-31 in Review


The Spanish-speaking world saw a number major developments this week, with several companies accepting cryptocurrencies as a form of payment and the Venezuelan government making new claims about the use and acceptance of the controversial Petro coin. Here’s the past Read More

Australian Coder Warns Users of Lightning Network’s Vulnerabilities


Australian software programmer and Bitcoin’s (BTC) Lightning Network coder Rusty Russell warned users that “security issues have been found in various Lightning projects which could cause loss of funds.” Urgent update recommended On Aug. 30, Russell published a tweet urging Read More

Bitcoin Hashrate Hits Record 83.5 TH/s While Price Trades Sideways

Bitcoin’s blockchain produced new historic records this week as the cryptocurrency’s technical health increasingly contradicts its lower price.  Bitcoin Hashrate Hits 83 Quintillion As data from monitoring resource and wallet provider confirms, it was Bitcoin’s 00 hashrate leading the Read More

The Crypto Custody Conundrum: What Are We Even Talking About? – CoinDesk


Noelle Acheson is a veteran of company analysis and CoinDesk’s Director of Research. The opinions expressed in this article are the author’s own. The following article originally appeared in Institutional Crypto by CoinDesk, a free weekly newsletter focused on crypto assets. Sign up Read More

Ripple XRP Hardfork, Bakkt Custody, Quantitative Easing & Bitcoin Bank Account

The Modern Investor

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Report: Telegram to Launch TON Blockchain Public Testing on Sept. 1


Telegram Open Network’s (TON) blockchain public testing will launch on Sept. 1, according to one of the investors. On Aug. 28, Russian news outlet Vedomosti quoted an anonymous TON investor claiming to have learned this information from the development team, Read More