US Congressman Drafts Bills to Aid Blockchain Development

U.S. Representative Tom Emmer wants to support the development and use of blockchain technology and cryptocurrencies. To that end, the lawmaker announced a trio of blockchain-focused bills Friday, saying he intends...

Petro Coin | Beginning Global Trade in Venezuela Come October

Venezuela’s president, Nicolas Maduro, just made a bold statement regarding his oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro Coin. The Petro Coin Maduro appeared on the national VTV channel today and delivered a speech about...

Brave Browser Is Using Civic’s Blockchain Platform to Verify Publishers

Privacy-focused internet browser Brave will begin using blockchain identity startup Civic's verification services to ensure publishers are paid for their content with Brave's Basic Attention Token (BAT). The companies announced Friday...

Bitcoin Price | BTC is Bullish, are Altcoins the Reason?

Bitcoin price is on a bull-run right now. In fact, the entire crypto market seems to be making a bullish turn as sharp gains can also be seen across a...

The Blockchain Ecosystem | What Direction Can we Expect to See it Go?

Bitcoin remains the primary and first use case for blockchain technology, though there remain doubts as to its efficacy as not just a currency, but also as a payment rail...

Zaif Exchange Hack | 6,000 Bitcoin Stolen but BTC Price Remains Steady

Are we becoming so used to hacks in the cryptocurrency sphere, that we no longer panic when they happen? It might seem so, considering Bitcoin’s price remains pretty-much unchanged despite...

World of Ether | Will this Crypto Game Save Ethereum?

It’s been nine months since World of Ether sold half a million dollars of presale assets in just under 48 hours. Now, the crypto game is finally ready to show...

SEC Moves to Make Decision on VanEck-SolidX Bitcoin ETF Proposal

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced Thursday that it has begun proceedings to decide whether to approve a proposed bitcoin exchange-traded fund (ETF). The SEC published an "order instituting...

LINE’s Token-Powered Ecosystem | Plans have been Unveiled

Plans for LINE’s token-powered ecosystem have been unveiled. The messaging app giant from Japan announced its new venture at CoinDesk’s Consensus: Singapore event this morning. LINE’s plans are ambitious; it wants to launch its...