[Executives of Korean Exchange Sentenced to Jail for Faking Volumes]Two executives of a South Korean cryptocurrency exchange have reportedly been sentenced to jail for inflating trading volumes on their exchange.
[Crypto Cards You Can Use to Spend Your Digital Coins]Cryptocurrencies are gradually becoming a viable payment option across a range of markets and jurisdictions.
[Lightning Network Co-Creator Is Designing a Scaling Solution Called Utreexo]A blockchain researcher has been working on a scaling effort for the unspent transaction output set found in the Bitcoin protocol.
[Chile to Start Taxing Cryptocurrency Earnings in Second Quarter of 2019]Chile is to start taxing cryptocurrencies in April, when taxpayers pay their yearly income taxes, but it’s unclear at what rate.
[Plaintiff in AT&T SIM-Swapping Case Sues ‘Bitcoin Bandit’ for $81M]The plaintiff in a $224M lawsuit against wireless carrier AT&T has turned his attention to a new target.
Huobi has announced that its cryptocurrency derivative platform, Huobi DM, has surpassed $20 billion in cumulative trading volume.
[Markets Update: Cryptocurrency Prices Follow a Bullish Piercing Pattern as Buyers Advance]Digital currency markets have seen some gains during the early morning trading sessions on Saturday.
In The Daily this Saturday, Sapphire has designed a new graphics card suitable for mining the recently launched Mimblewimble cryptocurrency Grin.
CoinDesk will now use GitHub to help crowdsource potential methodology changes and data sources for our Crypto-Economics Explorer.
Eastern European peer-to-peer (P2P) markets have seen a spike in trading activity, with the Russian, Ukrainian, Romanian, and Kazakh Localbitcoins markets posting the strongest volume in over 12 months when measured in cryptocurrency.
We are way too early for “mainstream adoption” to be a sensible success metric for dapps, says Coleman Maher.
[Luke Says Segwit Harmful to BTC, Baker Comments on Stablecoin Regulation]In today’s roundup of crypto chatter, Luke Dash Jr.
BlockEx, a London-based platform for launching and exchanging tokens, was beset by a series of setbacks that led to downsizing.
The tZERO security token trading platfrom will go live next week, says Overstock.com CEO Patrick Byrne.
French economist and former central bank head Christian Noyer is joining blockchain-based financial services startup SETL's board of director.
After a security vulnerability was found in ethereum's next system-wide upgrade just days prior to activation, core developers now hope to execute the upgrade at the end of February.
The Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development thinks ICOs may be a beneficial fundraising tool, but not yet for "mainstream" firms.
A roundup of notable recent departures and hirings at Coinbase, one of the most coveted places to work in the crypto industry.
The Stock Exchange of Thailand is looking to capitalize on investor interest in cryptos by offering a new digital assets exchange.
In an apparent first, a relatively new form of malware uninstalls security programs to avoid detection and mine crypto on cloud servers.
Bitcoin's eight-day stretch of consolidation looks to have weakened the prospects of a drop back to December lows near $3,100.
Chip-making giant TSMC has reported a significant drop in revenue for its crypto mining segment in 2018.
Grayscale Investments is launching a new single-asset trust for Stellar lumens, allowing accredited investors to gain exposure to the cryptocurrency.
Supermarket kiosk chain Coinstar will allow consumers to buy up to $2,500 in bitcoin at select grocery stores.
ConsenSys just invested $1 million in crypto trading platform Coinhouse and an undisclosed amount in privacy-centric browser Tenta.
ErisX is expanding its board as it prepares to launch spot and derivatives markets for bitcoin and, eventually, ethereum.
Blockspring, a startup that makes tools for collecting and managing data from APIs, has been acquired by Coinbase.
OKCoin founder Star Xu may be seeking a possible backdoor IPO by buying a majority stake in a Hong Kong-listed company.
QuadrigaCX users' concerns were compounded by the exchange's announcement that its CEO had died more than a month earlier.
Crypto exchanges and wallet providers would have to register with regulators under rules proposed by South Africa’s central bank.