Chinese police are stepping up efforts in cracking down on illegal economic activities, which now leads to crypto over-the-counter (OTC) traders being detained to assist investigations.
Lightning Network startup Zap, Inc. is partnering with Visa to offer the most user-friendly bitcoin services since Cash App.
Since long, the transaction per second (TPS) metric for many cryptocurrencies is informally considered a gold standard for how good any blockchain platform is.
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The vulnerability allowed users votes in the recent constitutional poll to be decrypted, Russian journalists found.
A successful reverse takeover of Vertical Ventures would allow the crypto investment firm to appeal to a broader investor base, the firm said.
Bitcoin is decentralized, good in an emergency, supported by passionate fans and not likely ever to see mainstream adoption, says our columnist.
Payments processor BitPay has added support for SegWit, three years after a competing block size proposal fractured the Bitcoin community.
Crypto.com saw the total number of users increase by 50% in the past few months, to 3 million people.
Public Mint puts dollars on the blockchain so users can use money whether or not they have bank accounts.
Compound’s meteoric rise in the crypto-space is coupled with the rise of DeFi tokens and retail traders chasing the next “moonshot.” COMP, Compound’s native token, rose over 600 percent from a listing price of $61 to over $350 on June 21, before steadily falling to its current $195 level.
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