Latest summaries on the most recent events that occurred in the world of cryptocurrencies. The most fresh and detailed follow-ups by Cointelegraph.
Bitcoin Pizza Day: 8 Years Later – Where Can You Buy Pizza With Bitcoin?
MAY 23, 2018 |
Bitcoin Pizza Day - how Laszlo Hanyecz paved the way for Bitcoin’s success as a working, trustless, decentralized transactional system.
‘51 percent attack’ in Silicon Valley TV Series - Real Life Possibility?
MAY 20, 2018 |
Popular sitcom Silicon Valley features ‘51 percent attack’ on Pied Piper crypto token - but is such an attack as damaging as the show suggests?
New Steps of Adoption: Dutch National Blockchain Research Agenda
MAY 18, 2018 |
The Dutch government’s foray into blockchain enterprise could represent a third prong to mainstream adoption following banks and major corporations.
Thailand Introduced Legal Framework, But Players Don’t Know How to Comply
MAY 17, 2018 |
Thailand introduced a regulatory framework on crypto, but no one knows how to proceed.
Bitcoin Miner Heist - From Iceland To China
MAY 11, 2018 |
600 seized computers used for Bitcoin mining in China could well be the same 600 stolen from Iceland three months ago.
From Hype to Reality: Everything You Need to Know about the Congress Blockchain Hearing
MAY 09, 2018 |
Experts from the DHS, UPS, and Maersk testified on blockchain’s potential to optimize international logistics.
US Crypto Lawyer David Silver On Why He’s To Thank For Industry’s Increased Gov’t Scrutiny
APR 29, 2018 |
The lawyer responsible for at least eight major crypto-related lawsuits speaks to Cointelegraph about what sparked him on his crypto class action craze
Let’s Not Destroy Bitcoin: What’s Wrong With MIT Technology Review’s Article
APR 26, 2018 |
MIT Technology Review published an article proposing three ways to “destroy Bitcoin”. Here’s why any of those won’t work.
Aims And Goals Of Japan’s New Self-Regulatory Cryptocurrency Exchange Association
APR 26, 2018 |
Japan’s new self-regulatory body’s first task is to bring in the unregistered exchanges, and dispel anxiety around cryptocurrencies in Japan
How British Financial Regulator Creates A Foundation For UK Cryptocurrency Adoption
APR 23, 2018 |
The foundations are slowly being laid for further cryptocurrency development and adoption in the UK.
Chilean Banks vs Crypto Exchanges: Will Citizens Have Access to Technology?
APR 19, 2018 |
Following Chilean exchange Buda’s decision to fight their banking blockade, the CEO has questioned these banks’ decision making.
Mastercard - Denouncing Cryptocurrencies While Embracing Blockchain
APR 19, 2018 |
Mastercard continues to denounce cryptocurrencies while aggressively exploring and developing Blockchain based systems.
Sharia, Taxes And Short Squeeze: Versions Behind Bitcoin’s $1000 Bounce
APR 17, 2018 |
Bitcoin’s surprise bounce - a number of factors compound a surge in the value of preeminent cryptocurrency.
‘48 Percent Returns Monthly’: How 32,000 Vietnam Investors Got Caught By Ponzi Scheme
APR 13, 2018 |
The Pincoin and iFan ICO scams have become the biggest in cryptocurrency history, highlighting the need for financial education in the crypto community.
Bitfinex in Poland: Were There Money Laundering Links?
APR 11, 2018 |
When allegations of fraud and money laundering were leveled at Bitfinex, they denied it, but how much of a link was there to start?