Polish authorities arrest the president of controversial Panama-based payments processor Crypto Capital tied to Bitfinex and other cryptocurrency exchanges.
Head of Crypto Capital Arrested in Connection With Money Laundering China’s Cyberspace Watchdog Approves 309 More Blockchain Services
The Cyberspace Administration of China adds 309 more companies to its list of registered blockchain service providers.
Zcash Community Discovers Likely Malicious Fake Version of ZecWallet
Members of the Zcash community discover a suspicious and potentially malicious counterfeit version of Zcash Foundation’s native ZecWallet.
Binance DEX Prepares to List a BCH-Pegged Token
Decentralized cryptocurrency exchange Binance DEX is preparing to list BCH-1FD, a pegged token that tracks the value of Bitcoin Cash.
Wilshire Phoenix Updates Its Bitcoin ETF Filing With SEC
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission once again begins accepting comments regarding the updated Bitcoin exchange-traded fund proposal by Wilshire Phoenix.
BitGo to Provide Institutional-Grade Custody and Wallets for Tron
Digital asset financial services firm BitGo announces that it will provide institutional-grade custody and wallets for Tron starting on Nov. 8.
Crypto ‘Sextortionists’ Turn to Litecoin to Avoid Detection: Report
Litecoin and other alts are becoming increasaingly prevalent among crypto “sextortionists” since they allow to avoid detection more easily, a new research says.
PewDiePie-Partnered Streaming Platform DLive Teams Up With Theta Network
Theta Labs announces that its blockchain video infrastructure protocol Theta Network will soon be incorporated into decentralized streaming platform DLive.
US Charges Singaporean Miner Who Stole $5M Worth of Cloud Computing Power
The United States prosecutors officially indict a man from Singapore for stealing Amazon Web Services’ cloud computing power to mine cryptocurrencies.
UNICEF Launches Cryptocurrency Fund Supported by Ethereum Foundation
UNICEF launches a cryptocurrency fund to support open -ource technology benefiting children and young people around the world.
Reddit Crypto Tipping Service TipJar Shuts Down
Ethereum-powered Reddit micropayments service TipJar shuts down, its developer urges users to withdraw their funds as soon as possible.
Bitfinex ‘Chainswaps’ $5M Worth of USDT Onto EOS Protocol
Cryptocurrency exchanges Bitfinex and EOSFinex announce that they successfully “chainswapped” 5 million USDT onto the EOS protocol.
Æternity Blockchain Brings ‘Liquid Democracy’ to Uruguay
Following cannabis supply chains, Æternity blockchain will also be applied to Uruguay’s internal democratic processes and voting.
From $10M to Zero in 10 Days: ETH Smart Contract FairWin Is Empty
Ethereum smart contract FairWin, recently accused of being the fastest-growing Ponzi scheme on Ethereum, was emptied.
Neo Becomes .NET Foundation’s First Blockchain Member
Neo, a decentralized open source blockchain application platform, announced that it became the first-ever blockchain member of Microsoft’s .NET Foundation.
Binance.US Opens Deposits for ADA, BAT, ETC, XLM, ZRX
Binance’s United States regional trading platform Binance.US has signaled support for five new cryptocurrencies including ADA and BAT.
SEC Charges Fantasy Market Founder With Orchestrating a Fraudulent ICO
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission charged Jonathan Lucas, the founder of adult entertainment marketplace Fantasy Market, with orchestrating a fraudulent ICO.
US Attorney’s Office Indicts Two Suspects in EtherDelta Hack
The United States attorney's office for the Northern District of California has indicted two suspects for hacking crypto marketplace EtherDelta in December 2017.
Binance.US Opens Registration Today, Excluding 13 States
Cryptocurrency exchange Binance.US opens accounts registration on Wednesday, excluding New York, Washington, Florida and 10 more states.
Hedera Hashgraph Launches Mainnet Open Beta and Token Distribution
Distributed ledger platform Hedera Hashgraph announces the launch of the public Open Access to its mainnet beta and the start of HBAR tokens distribution.
Queensland’s Real Estate Institute to Launch Blockchain Tenancy Platform
The Real Estate Institute of Queensland teams up with local tech startup Igloo to launch a blockchain-based tenancy agreement platform by the end of 2019.
SatoshiLabs Rolls Out Bitcoin-Only Firmware for Trezor Wallets
Hardware cryptocurrency wallets manufacturer SatoshiLabs releases a beta version of its Bitcoin-only firmware for Trezor One and Trezor Model T devices.
Crypto Exchange OKEx to List Hedera Hashgraph’s Token HBAR
Cryptocurrency exchange OKEx announces that it will soon list enterprise-focused decentralized network Hedera Hashgraph’s native token HBAR.
Crypto Security Platform Fireblocks Now Supports 5 More Exchanges
Digital asset cybersecurity startup Fireblocks extends its support to five more cryptocurrency exchanges, bringing the total number of covered platforms to 20.
Coincheck Survey Service Allows Users to Trade Reward Points for Crypto
Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck’s and marketing research company Macromill’s partnership allows customers to trade survey reward points for crypto.
Bitcoin.com Opens Crypto Exchange to Compete with Coinbase and Binance
Cryptocurrencies news-focused website Bitcoin.com announces the launch of its own digital assets exchange, plans to compete with Coinbase and Binance.
Crypto News From the German-Speaking World: Aug. 24–31 in Review
This week from Cointelegraph auf Deutsch: German authorities’ opinion on Facebook’s Libra and Swiss crypto banks getting FINMA licenses.
Binance: Futures Trading Platform to Launch in September
Major cryptocurrency exchange Binace CEO Changpeng Zhao announces that the platform will launch futures trading in September.
‘Single Window’ Crypto Exchange ShortHop Launches in 7 US States
Crypto exchange and brokerage ShortHop launches in seven additional U.S. states allowing its users to work with multiple platforms’ order books via a single window.
Crypto News From the Spanish-Speaking World: Week in Review
A summary of this week’s top news from Spain and Latin America, as covered by our Spanish language version, Cointelegraph en Español.