Following Facebook’s back-to-back congressional hearings regarding the state of its Libra cryptocurrency project, “Libra” moved up to the third most searched topic on China’s web search giant Weibo.
Binance has found itself to be in the possession of $775,000 worth of Stellar tokens after unknowingly receiving dividends for validating transactions on the Stellar network since August 31, 2018. The crypto exchange announced it would distribute the found tokens…
To ensure ASIC mining rigs aren’t built for the network’s GPU-friendly mining algorithm, privacy-focused cryptocurrency Grin executed the first of four planned hard forks spread out over the network’s first two years.
During the Libra Senate hearing on Tuesday, Libra project lead David Marcus explained that the Swiss Federal Data Protection and Information Commissioner (FDPIC) would oversee data and privacy protections for the Libra Association. Now, the group’s head of communication has…
With yesterday’s Senate hearing centering on lawmakers’ distrust of Facebook, the social media giant’s House Financial Services Committee hearing focused much more on what exactly Libra is and saw regulators speaking in a surprisingly positive manner about Bitcoin.
Despite not needing to, crypto broker Bitcoin Suisse has applied for a banking license and security dealer’s license with the Swiss Financial Markets Supervision Authority, anticipating that the “maturing” regulatory environment will soon require the firm to hold both licenses.
The Financial Conduct Authority, the UK’s financial watchdog, has posted two job listings seeking candidates with in-depth crypto knowledge as the agency looks to fill out its Intelligence Services Team.
While Nasdaq Inc. and Citigroup Inc. saw a burst of blockchain pilots that produced positive results over the last four years, Wall Street has yet to fully adopt the technology, with some believing the price of full adoption still outweighs…
Dash-focused wallet MyDashWallet announced it experienced a data breach from May 13 to July 12, with the wallet provider stating that anyone who used MyDashWallet in that time frame should assume the hacker has their private keys.
During the first of two congressional hearings regarding Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency, project lead David Marcus went as far as to say he’d be willing to take his salary in Libra after intense grilling from Senator Sherrod Brown.