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Crypto Month in Review: Google Reverses Ban, Blockchain Legally Defined in US

Another month is leaving the crypto industry with some of the best and significant developments. September 2018 was an essential month from many perspectives. This time, the industry didn’t just see adoption in technological space, but also in charity. Education and research remained at the forefront…

Crypto Week In Review: Ethereum Futures to Debut, Coinbase to Add New Tokens

In spite of the mixed market conditions, innovators with the cryptocurrency industry pushed forward, releasing new products and services that are likely to alter how this space operates and performs. LedgerX To Add Ethereum Derivatives Vehicle Insider sources from the New York-based LedgerX have revealed…

36% of BTC in Circulation Is Lost, Making Bitcoin Technically More Scarce

In new findings by two research firms – Chainalysis and Diar –  data has been made available on the reality of the amount of Bitcoin (BTC) actually available in circulation for the regular guy like you and I. According to coinmarketcap.com, the circulating supply of BTC…

Proposed Crypto Mining Moratorium Rejected by County in Montana

Montana’s second most populous county, Missoula County, has rejected the proposal for a moratorium on cryptocurrency operations. The proposal was first presented at a public hearing in June but was postponed for three months. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals…

Californian Crypto Startup Falls Victim To $14M Hack, Two Men Arrested

Two Men Arrested In Connection To Crypto Theft And Hack According to a report from Oklahoma News 4, two men have just been arrested due to their connection to the recent hack of a crypto and blockchain startup, which saw a California firm lose millions of…

Coinbase Adds ‘Crypto Starter Pack’, Tackles Education

Coinbase, the crypto asset wallet and trading service provider that was founded in 2012, is to now offer a ‘Coinbase Bundle’ for crypto enthusiasts that are looking to gain diversified exposure to this space. The bundle offers five coins — Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin…

SEC, CFTC, FBI Take Action Against Bitcoin-Funded Securities Dealer 1Broker

Three U.S. agencies have taken action against international bitcoin-funded securities dealer 1pool Ltd., aka 1Broker. The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) says 1Broker violated federal securities laws. The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) says it violated the Commodity Exchange Act. Meanwhile, the company says it…

The Stable Coin Frenzy Continues, Met with Criticism from Experts

One of the most popular cryptocurrency products being released in 2018 are stable coins, which widely market themselves as having all the benefits of cryptocurrencies, minus the volatility. Despite seeming like a practical product, some critics claim that they pose too many problems to ever…