Verge is Being Hacked, Again

Verge (XVG) has seemingly been the victim of another attack, using a nearly identical attack as last time. Verge is a privacy focused coin that made headlines when started accepting it as a payment method. However, previous to that… Continue Reading

Canada Cracks Down On Unlicensed Cryptocurrency Companies

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) is cracking down on unlicensed companies promoting investments and trading in cryptocurrencies. The authority issued an investor alert on May 18, warning the public about five companies: BTCReal, BitSerial, Hypercube Ventures LP, CabinCoin OÜ, and… Continue Reading

Making ICOs Compliant: Vertalo’s Vision for the Future of Token Offerings

Perhaps the biggest question on the minds of anyone involved in the crypto-space is how the world’s regulatory bodies, particularly the United States’ Securities & Exchange Commission, will classify digital assets.  If the SEC rules that all instances of token… Continue Reading

Gemini Exchange to begin trading of privacy-focussed ZCash

The regulated US-exchange from the Winklevoss brothers has announced support for ZCash (ZEC), which will begin trading from May 22nd, with deposits accepted a few days earlier from the 19th. In a blog update outlining the announcement, VP of Technology… Continue Reading

Blockchain Startup Shyft Signs US$10M Deal With Bermuda Government

Shyft, a blockchain KYC/AML and identity startup, has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the government of Bermuda led by the Premier of Bermuda, E. David Burt, JP, MP, in which the startup has pledged to invest up to… Continue Reading

Game Protocol and Bancor Protocol Enter A New Partnership

Game Protocol, a new gaming ecosystem built using blockchain technology, has entered into a strategic partnership with Bancor, the world’s largest decentralized solution for token conversions. Game Protocol offers a crowdfunding platform where game developers issue in-game cryptocurrency tokens. Game… Continue Reading

Coinigy Launches Subscription-Based Cryptocurrency Trading Mobile App

Coinigy, a cloud-based cryptocurrency trading platform, has announced the launch of Coinigy Mobile, a subscription-based mobile cryptocurrency trading application for iOS and Android, providing customers with a platform to place limit and stop orders throughout nearly 20 exchanges with data… Continue Reading

Circle Announces USD Coin

In a bombshell announcement, Circle revealed USD Coin, a fiat backed stable coin that will be used on their Poloniex exchange. The move comes as Circle continues to pivot its business models. In recent months they have launched Circle Invest,… Continue Reading

eToro To Launch Cryptocurrency Offering In America

Investment platform eToro has today announced that it will launch a cryptocurrency offering in the US, enabling users in the country to invest in ten cryptocurrencies initially, with more to be added throughout 2018. Users will also have access to social… Continue Reading

How Blockchain Is Changing The Rules Of The Game

The “Tokens and Blockchain in Gaming” panel at the Crypto Invest Summit held in Los Angeles exposed the audience to one of the blockchain’s most creative areas–gaming. From April 30th to May 2nd, Los Angeles hosted the Crypto Invest Summit.… Continue Reading