ShapeShift Co-Founder: US Crypto Regulation Worsening

ShapeShift Co-Founder: US Crypto Regulation Worsening

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The U.S. SEC and other government agencies are taking action to increase regulatory scrutiny of cryptocurrencies. At MoneyConf 2018 in Dublin, anonymous COO and co-founder of ShapeShift shared thoughts on the changing regulatory landscape of cryptocurrencies in the U.S. ShapeShift Hacked for 315 Bitcoin in 2016 Popular digital asset exchange, ShapeShift launched in 2014 to…

NYDFS Authorizes Paxos Trust Company to Add Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Stellar Lumen

NYDFS Authorizes Paxos Trust Company to Add Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Stellar Lumen

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Despite a recent market downturn, cryptocurrencies continue to make regulatory progress. Starting June 14, Paxos Trust Company will make Ethereum, Litecoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Stellar Lumens available for OTC trading on their itBit digital asset exchange. Early Bird Authorization by NYDFS Joining a short list of exchanges authorized to trade cryptocurrency, Paxos Trust Company was approved…

Crypto Exchange Approved for Regulatory Sandbox License in Bahrain

Crypto Exchange Approved for Regulatory Sandbox License in Bahrain

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A Dubai-based cryptocurrency exchange has reportedly become the first crypto exchange in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) region to receive a regulatory sandbox license. The license was granted by the Central Bank of Bahrain and will take effect this week. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Crypto Exchange Received Sandbox…

Coinbase Index Fund Open For Business: Official Launch Welcomes U.S. Investors

Coinbase Index Fund Open For Business: Official Launch Welcomes U.S. Investors

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Coinbase officially announced the opening of the Coinbase Index Fund to accredited US investors, allowing US citizens that meet the appropriate SEC requirements to invest in a passively managed index fund currently consisting of the four cryptocurrencies traded on Coinbase Pro — Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Ethereum, and Litecoin. Announcing: Coinbase Index Fund is open for…

Ethereum-based dApp Platform Loom Network Releases SDK and Receives Upbit Listing

Ethereum-based dApp Platform Loom Network Releases SDK and Receives Upbit Listing

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Based out of Thailand, Loom Network (LOOM) is an Ethereum-based blockchain platform created for the development of decentralized games and social apps. Loom Network Releases Beta SDK Building the platform on top of the Ethereum blockchain, Loom Network utilizes the Plasma second-layer scaling solution to generate DAppChains – a sidechain to Ethereum that is attached…

Ethereum’s Forgotten Treasure: DAOs

Ethereum’s Forgotten Treasure: DAOs

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Satoshi Nakamoto’s 2008 whitepaper explained Bitcoin as the most significant document in blockchain to date, then in 2013, Vitalik Buterin’s white paper delineated the Ethereum (ETH) protocol a strong contender for second. Ethereum has since become one of the world’s most critical blockchains, serving as a base for thousands of ICOs and continuously evolving to…

Technical Analysis June 7: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple

Technical Analysis June 7: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Litecoin and Ripple

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The cryptocurrency markets continued last week’s comeback and gained $14 billion in market cap. Last week, we saw many cryptocurrencies below the Ichimoku cloud and between major support and resistance levels. Let’s see where the top cryptocurrencies are at this week using technical analysis. Disclaimer: This article is not meant to constitute trading/investment advice. Please use extreme…

Ethereum Parity Full Nodes Suffer from Another Critical Issue

Ethereum Parity Full Nodes Suffer from Another Critical Issue

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On June 6 the company Parity Technologies, the firm that maintains the Ethereum Parity full node client, issued a mandatory update for individuals and businesses who use the Parity software. According to the latest security alert, the client versions, 1.10.6-stable and 1.11.1-beta, had a consensus issue with the public test network Ropsten that could possibly…

IOTA Unveils Qubic: The Key to an “IOTA-based World Supercomputer?”

IOTA Unveils Qubic: The Key to an “IOTA-based World Supercomputer?”

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After weeks of speculation, IOTA has given clarity on its enigmatic Qubic project — or what it describes as “the most significant contribution to the IOTA stack” to date. Aimed at facilitating smart contracts, oracles, and outsourced computation, the young Qubic protocol may be a future asset to IOTA — the 9th largest cryptocurrency by…