President of Marshall Islands Faces Challenge Over National Cryptocurrency Plan

Featured The president of the Marshall Islands, Hilda Heine, has narrowly survived a no-confidence vote. One of the principal catalysts for the challenge to Heine’s leadership has been opposition to her plan to introduce a national virtual currency. Also Read: Venezuela: Petro Can Be Converted to Any Cryptocurrency If Bought This Year Heine Barely Survives No-Confidence … Read morePresident of Marshall Islands Faces Challenge Over National Cryptocurrency Plan

The Daily: US Museum to Accept Bitcoin, Estonia Grants License to B2BX Exchange

The Daily In today’s edition of The Daily, we report on the latest U.S. museum to open up to cryptocurrency payments, as well as several new lawsuits that have been filed over simjacking. Additionally, the government of Estonia has granted a license to B2BX Exchange, which will allow the company to attract traders from across … Read moreThe Daily: US Museum to Accept Bitcoin, Estonia Grants License to B2BX Exchange

Blockchain Set to Change the Face of Commercial Real Estate As We Know It

The real estate industry has seen significant growth since the recession. With market prices predicted to increase along with millennial demand in 2019, the industry is as welcoming as ever. Although the market is improving, it is still plagued by issues that make the investment process less convenient than it should be. Major drawbacks of … Read moreBlockchain Set to Change the Face of Commercial Real Estate As We Know It

Exchanges Roundup: Binance ‘Very Healthy’ Despite Volume Drop, Gate.io Breached

Exchanges In cryptocurrency exchange news, Binance’s CEO has described the exchange as “very healthy” despite the dramatic reduction in trade volume compared with early 2018, and Gate.io was recently breached via a malicious script added to web analytics provider Statcounter. Also, a South Korean ICO raising money for a crypto exchange desk appears to have … Read moreExchanges Roundup: Binance ‘Very Healthy’ Despite Volume Drop, Gate.io Breached

Mining Giant Bitmain Sues Unknown Hacker for Alleged Theft of $5.5 Million in Crypto

China-based Bitcoin (BTC) mining giant Bitmain has sued an anonymous hacker for the alleged theft of cryptocurrency worth $5.5 million from Bitmain’s account on Binance in April, according to a lawsuit filed with the U.S. District Court for the Western District of Washington at Seattle on Nov. 7. As stated in the court document, an … Read moreMining Giant Bitmain Sues Unknown Hacker for Alleged Theft of $5.5 Million in Crypto

Deep Web Roundup: Market Vendors Monitored, Darknet Benefits Revealed

News The internet layer that’s accessible via the Tor browser was instrumental in the growth of Bitcoin in its early years. Since then, darknet marketplaces have proliferated, but have come to play a lesser role in the development of cryptocurrencies. In this roundup we consider two recent research papers that provide an insight into features, … Read moreDeep Web Roundup: Market Vendors Monitored, Darknet Benefits Revealed

Binance CEO: Business Still Good, Despite Exchange Volume Drop

Binance cryptocurrency exchange CEO Changpeng Zhao said that the company is not concerned over low trade volumes caused by the current market slump, according to an interview with CNBC Africa posted on YouTube Nov. 8.   Speaking on CNBC Africa’s “Crypto Trader” show, Changpeng Zhao — also known as CZ — said that the exchange … Read moreBinance CEO: Business Still Good, Despite Exchange Volume Drop

The Daily: Binance Launches Analysis Division, Cobinhood Adds 4 Stablecoins

The Daily In this edition of The Daily, we cover the launch of Binance Research, a new analysis division that will produce in-depth reports for customers of the leading cryptocurrency trading platform. We also look at Cobinhood’s decision to add several stablecoins to its platform and the reasoning behind the move. In addition, we focus … Read moreThe Daily: Binance Launches Analysis Division, Cobinhood Adds 4 Stablecoins

Huobi Opens Office in Russia, Plans Startup Accelerator and Mining Hotels

Exchanges The Russian branch of digital asset exchange Huobi is scheduled to open on Nov. 12 with a Russian-language website and local support services. The global cryptocurrency company wants to support Russian startups and mining projects, in addition to launching an educational program. Also read: Abu Dhabi Securities Exchange to Create Infrastructure for Cryptocurrency Assets … Read moreHuobi Opens Office in Russia, Plans Startup Accelerator and Mining Hotels