Nobel Prize-winning economist Robert Shiller has claimed that cryptocurrencies are just money reinvented and once all the hype wears off, the speculative bubble will burst. Shiller is well-known for the warnings he issued prior to the 1995 dot-com crash,...
According to a leaked notice issued by China's EIC, Xinjiang, a territory in northwest China has a month to shut down all of the illegal BTC mining. Illegal BTC mining has to end in China Illegal Bitcoin mining was recently ordered...
Although many lambast Ripple cozying up with financial institutions, the fintech startup's chief recently claimed that his firm is seeking to oust SWIFT, a global, centralized banking system. Ripple Chief: "We're Taking Over Swift" Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple (the company,...
A state-level judge has dismissed Ryan Coffey's class action lawsuit against Ripple, possibly setting the case for a federal-level court case in which Ripple may have an edge. Superior Court of California Dismisses Case Against Ripple The Superior Court of California...
While many of the world's countries have made their peace with the fact that cryptos are here to stay, the countries from Europe have not had a chance to do so until now. The new development regarding the Germany-based...
Bitcoin Gold has been delisted from Bittrex after refusing to meet demands to cover losses incurred by the exchange during the May 2018 'double-spending' hack that saw almost US$20 million in BTG disappear from several cryptocurrency exchanges The root cause of...
The cryptocurrency market has been booming recently, with the collective market capitalization value pushing the $300 billion level. This new round of bullish price action has led some to ask what's next for Bitcoin and for the rest of...
Oh, the irony... Floyd Mayweather, arguably the most well-known face in boxing, along with producer and social media extraordinaire DJ Khaled, has essentially been sucker punched by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) in a crypto- and ICO-related case. Floyd...
The lawsuit against Ripple that was filed back in May was finally dropped by the US Northern District of California court. Lawsuit Against Ripple Denied Ripple Labs Inc. has been a subject of multiple controversies, especially when it comes to its cryptocurrency,...
A recent discovery by security researchers has uncovered a long-employed crypto mining malware. According to reports, the malware has been found on over 1 million computers, and its Chinese crypto hackers have earned over $2 million by using it. Chinese...

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