Applications / 10:30 pm

Gemini Launches New Mobile App for Crypto Traders

Crypto exchange Gemini has just launched a mobile wallet for its users. Gemini CEO and co-founder Tyler Winklevoss wrote in a Medium post on Tuesday that the new app allows customers to buy or sell cryptocurrencies, view market prices, see their own portfolio values and set price alerts, among other features geared toward traders. The […]

Bitcoin / 9:29 pm

Bitcoin [BTC]’s underlying technology discussed by the founding father of blockchain

Cypherpunk Scott Stornetta spoke about the citations that Satoshi Nakamoto “generously” made in his Bitcoin’s whitepaper, in an interview with Naomi Brockwell. He also clarified that he admired Satoshi Nakamoto’s effort which set off ripples into the financial system and the payments industry as a whole but also critiqued on the whitepaper. Stornetta explained how […]

Business News / 8:28 pm

The CFTC Wants to Learn More About Ethereum

The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) wants to learn more about ethereum, its technology, and the markets that have built up around it. In a “Request for Input” (RFI) published Tuesday, the regulator explains that it is looking for public feedback on different questions about ethereum, ranging from its technology to how it’s used. Respondents […]

ConsenSys / 6:24 pm

ConsenSys ‘Town Hall’ Shows Staff Shaken at Ethereum’s Largest Startup

Internal chat logs from a town hall held Friday by ethereum production studio ConsenSys show that employees are grappling with uncertainty in the face of recently announced layoffs. A day after confirming that 13 percent of its staff would be cut in what CEO Joseph Lubin called a “restructuring of priorities,” company leadership held an all-hands […]

Altcoins / 5:22 pm

Tron [TRX]’s Justin Sun makes another proposal

Justin Sun, the Founder and CEO of Tron Foundation, has made another proposal for the improvement of the network. This would effectively be the second proposal made by the Founder since the beginning of this month. The proposal made by Sun is regarding the network’s energy cost, which would be cut by half if passed […]

Business News / 4:20 pm

Coinone Exchange Launches Cross-Border Payments App With Ripple Tech

South Korea-based crypto exchange Coinone has officially launched Cross – a remittance app utilizing Ripple’s xCurrent product to facilitate speedy cross-border payments. Ripple announced Monday that Coinone’s payments subsidiary, Coinone Transfer, is now formally releasing the app – which has been under development for months – to the public. It aims to provide unbanked or underbanked individuals […]

Cryptocurrency / 2:17 pm

Blockchain-Friendly UK Lawmaker Calls for Crypto Tax Payments

Eddie Hughes, a member of the U.K. parliament, has proposed allowing taxes and more to be paid with cryptocurrencies. According to a report from the Daily Express newspaper on Monday, Hughes wants people to have the option to pay council tax to local authorities, as well as household bills to utility firms, with bitcoin or […]