Bank of England Governor Claims Bitcoin Has ‘Failed’ As A Currency

Bank of England (BoE) Governor Mark Carney declared that Bitcoin cannot be considered a legitimate currency by “traditional” definitions, The Telegraph reported Monday, Feb. 19. At an event at London’s Regent’s...

Lisk Relaunches Blockchain Project With 'Accessibility' in Mind

The team behind the Lisk blockchain network is hosting a relaunch event in Berlin today, boasting a new look and long-term plan for...

Vitalik Has a New Idea for ICOs – And It’s Being Tested

Investors need more control over ICOs At least, that’s according to ethereum creator Vitalik Buterin. One of the early thinkers to shape the crypto funding...

Game Over: Crypto Vigilante Shuts Down Twitter's Favorite Dapp

A red-hot ethereum game is off the market, collapsing Tuesday in a complex tale involving crypto-economics, community backlash, and finally, a sudden takeover. Launched...
Crypto Index Fund Bitwise Delivers 45% Return in First Two Months

Crypto Index Fund Bitwise Delivers 45% Return in First Two Months

These days more players on Wall Street are adopting bitcoin as a new vehicle that can potentially deliver amazing growth opportunities, and traditional...

Finland Mandates Cold Storage, Public Auctions for Seized Bitcoins

Finland's government released new guidelines today that set out how law enforcement officials must handle cryptocurrencies they confiscate. The official agencies in charge of...

Israel Confirms Cryptocurrency Will Be Taxed As Property, Not Currency

The Israeli Tax Authority (ITA) confirmed yesterday, Feb. 19, in a professional circular that the country will tax cryptocurrencies as property. The tax authority had released...