Breach at Indian exchange BuyUCoin allegedly exposes 325K users’ personal data

Users of the Indian cryptocurrency exchange BuyUCoin were reported to have been subjected to a breach that led to the personal information of more than 325,000 people being hacked. According...

Virginia tech firm offers staff option to get paid in Bitcoin, Ether

Sequoia Holdings - a software development service provider not to be confused with the well-known venture capital firm Sequoia Capital - offers its employees the opportunity to distribute a...

Senate committee votes unanimously in favor of Yellen as Treasury Secretary

Janet Yellen, the former chairman of the Federal Reserve, is one step closer to running for chancellor. The Senate Finance Committee voted unanimously to nominate Yellen on Friday morning, setting...

Is Bitcoin a waste of energy? Pros and cons about Bitcoin mining

Bitcoin arouses passion, curiosity and more and more media attention, especially after it rose to the decade's highest economic assets. However, the higher the price, many doubts and questions...

Some Russian officials are being forced to sell their crypto by April 2021

Russia passed a cryptocurrency law in January, but the law does not provide direct answers to any questions, including how local governments handle cryptocurrency assets. There are at least...

Bitcoin miners facing chip shortage amid skyrocketing demand

According to Reuters on Friday, the shortage of chips is seriously affecting the distribution chain of bitcoin mining. In fact, Bitmain - one of the largest Bitcoin mining producers -...

Guggenheim CIO expects Bitcoin to drop to $20,000

A top executive at finance company Guggenheim Partners, which plans to invest further in Bitcoin (BTC), claims that BTC is on the verge of falling to $ 20,000. Scott Minerd,...

Some institutional investors taking profit as Bitcoin retraces

A new report from crypto fund provider CoinShares indicates that some institutional investors have made a profit during the recent BTC merger. CoinShares' weekly digital capital inflows report points to...

Tether and Bitfinex seek further 30 days to produce critical trial documents

IFinex Inc - the parent cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex and the issuer of stablecoins Tether (USDT) - wrote to the New York Supreme Court and asks to postpone the upcoming...

Bitcoin can scale on chain just fine as a store of value, Blockdaemon CEO...

Can the Bitcoin blockchain (BTC) enable full mainstream adoption as a store of value without the need for second-level scaling solutions? Konstantin Richter, founder and CEO of Blockdaemon, the...