Bitcoin

Craig Wright Ordered to Produce a List of Early Bitcoin Addresses in Kleiman Lawsuit

May 4th, 2019

On April 28, the high profile Kleiman v. Wright lawsuit heated up when the plaintiffs alleged Craig Wright submitted forged evidence before the court. Following the recent response against Wright’s motion to dismiss the case, the plaintiffs also filed an order which demands a list of Wright’s public bitcoin addresses as of Dec. 31, 2013….

Celsius Wallet App Offers Interest and Loans for Your Cryptocurrency

May 4th, 2019

With crypto markets rising, hodling seems to be a sound investment strategy once again. If you have coins you want to keep, you can earn some interest on your digital assets thanks to platforms such as Celsius Network. Its mobile wallet allows you to also use the cryptocurrency as collateral in case you need to…

New Website Promises to Unveil Satoshi Nakamoto in 10 Days

May 4th, 2019

The hunt for Satoshi Nakamoto, which has beguiled internet sleuths for years, has taken another bizarre turn. A new website, Got Satoshi, shows a countdown timer to when it will unveil Bitcoin’s pseudonymous creator. The reveal will occur in 10 days’ time, when many bitcoiners will be gathered in New York for the annual Consensus…

New Video Series Debuts – How Bitcoin Will Change the World

May 2nd, 2019

Bitcoin.com has launched a new video series for the crypto-curious, with a crisp new look and an easy to understand, lighthearted narrative style. The first episode which premiered Wednesday features the top eight ways Bitcoin will change the world. How Bitcoin Will Change the World A new video series debuted on Bitcoin.com’s Youtube channel Wednesday…

Crypto Community Monitors Bitfinex Wallets and the Strange 6% BTC Premium

May 1st, 2019

Whether cryptocurrency enthusiasts believe the stablecoin controversy is worrisome or mere FUD, the news surrounding the $850 million of Bitfinex funds locked up has shaken the markets. Now, digital asset traders are closely monitoring the large premium on Bitfinex, where the price of BTC is trading for $300 more than on most spot markets. The…

Dozens of Crypto Trademarks Filed in the US This Year

April 30th, 2019

General interest in cryptocurrencies is not what it used to be during the all-time highs of 2017 and established companies in the industry have been rethinking their priorities. Entrepreneurship in the crypto space, characterized by ingenuity and optimism, remains strong however. This is shown by the fact that dozens of businesses and individuals in the…

Bitcoin History Part 11: The First Major Loss of Coins

April 29th, 2019

Since the very start, people have lost bitcoins due to human error. Mislaid wallets, forgotten passwords, broken hard drives, hacks, and scams have conspired to remove over 20% of all BTC from circulation by some estimates. The dubious accolade for the first major bitcoin loss goes to forum member Stone Man, who, on August 10,…

As Projects Flock to Binance Chain, Its DEX Has a Lot to Live up To

April 28th, 2019

You wouldn’t know to look at it, but Binance DEX could soon become the busiest exchange in the cryptosphere. At present, MITH is the only token tradable on there, though it will soon be joined by NOW – the first token to be added to Binance Chain – plus hundreds more if exchange boss CZ…

Twitter Shenanigans and Tether Probe in the Weekly Video Update

April 28th, 2019

Cryptocurrency advocates try to get the CEO of Twitter to ban @Bitcoin and the New York Attorney General goes after the company behind Tether. This and more in the weekly video news update on Bitcoin.com’s Youtube channel. Watch Bitcoin.com’s Weekly News Update This week’s show covers the latest attempts by BTC maximalists to deplatform @Bitcoin…

Finland Begins Regulating Crypto Service Providers

April 28th, 2019

Finland’s president has approved a law to regulate cryptocurrency service providers including exchanges, custodian wallet providers, and issuers of cryptocurrencies. The law will enter into force next week. Crypto service providers will need to register with the country’s Financial Supervisory Authority and meet statutory requirements. Finland Approves Crypto Law Finland’s Ministry of Finance announced Friday…