Regulated financial institutions prefer virgin Bitcoin over normal BTC because of their “clean” transaction history
Chinese legal system commits to treating Bitcoin as ‘virtual property’
A known type of ransomware virus has spread to China, and the hackers behind it have recently asked for 11 Bitcoin in ransom
China has the highest rate of “Facebook Libra” Google searches, while the U.S. is ranked 25th, according to Google Trends’ data
Chinese blockchain platforms Ontology and NEO are partnering to create an interoperable protocol in a bid to spur development of the next-generation internet
IBM has tripled their number of blockchain-related patents in US this year, taking the number one spot
Control of the U.S. dollar and the global financial system that depends on it gives the American government an incredibly powerful tool in shaping international affairs. As such, it is not surprising that its geopolitical rivals around the world will try to exploit the invention of cryptocurrency to take the USD down a peg. The […]
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From Berkeley to Catalonia to Dubai, cities are exploring how to incorporate cryptocurrencies into their governance
According to regional reports, the Central Bank of Iran (CBI) is planning to allow licensed cryptocurrency mining as long as operations are charged for electricity based on the price of export. The CBI governor, Abdol Nasser Hemmati, explained that mined cryptocurrencies should flow back into the Iranian economy. Also read: Bitcoin Miner Recounts Struggle to […]
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Police in China arrested 22 suspects involved in illegal crypto mining resulting in energy loss worth of nearly $3 million