Zk-Starks? New Take on Zcash Tech Could Power Truly Private BlockchainsTechnology

Zk-Starks? New Take on Zcash Tech Could Power Truly Private Blockchains

A myth,’ that’s what one developer called it. At a meeting of the team behind the monero cryptocurrency last week,…

Philly Fed Chief: Bitcoin Has Little Chance of Thwarting Monetary PolicyRegulation

Philly Fed Chief: Bitcoin Has Little Chance of Thwarting Monetary Policy

Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are unlikely to weaken the Fed Reserve’s influence on the U.S. economy. That’s according to the…

Roger Ver Bets $4 Million on SegWit2x Hard ForkBusiness & Society

Roger Ver Bets $4 Million on SegWit2x Hard Fork

Angel investor Roger Ver has placed a $4 million bet that the coins on the SegWit2x blockchain will ultimately be…

Ethereum, Bitcoin Prices End the Week on a High NoteBusiness & Society

Ethereum, Bitcoin Prices End the Week on a High Note

The cryptocurrency markets ended the week on a high note following Koreas ICO ban, indicating that, at least for now,…

11 Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges Earn Regulatory LicensureBusiness & Society

11 Japanese Bitcoin Exchanges Earn Regulatory Licensure

Eleven Japanese bitcoin exchanges have been granted approval to operate under the country’s new financial services regulations. Though home to…

What’s Really Behind China’s Crypto Ban?Business & Society

What’s Really Behind China’s Crypto Ban?

Chinas cryptocurrency ban could be a temporary move to appease international agencies and certain communist party members ahead of the…

SEC Charges REcoin ICO Organizer With FraudBusiness & Society

SEC Charges REcoin ICO Organizer With Fraud

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has charged a businessman and two of his companies with defrauding investors through initial…

ETH888: an Asian-style Casino on the Ethereum BlockchainBusiness & Society

ETH888: an Asian-style Casino on the Ethereum Blockchain

The crypto startup ETH888 has created an Asian-style online casino on the Ethereum blockchain where participants can play without registering.…

Edward Snowden: Zcash Is ‘Most Interesting Bitcoin Alternative’Technology

Edward Snowden: Zcash Is ‘Most Interesting Bitcoin Alternative’

Noted whistleblower Edward Snowden has come out in support of the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency zcash, calling it the ‘most interesting alternative’…

Telecom Giant KDDI Joins Enterprise Ethereum AllianceTechnology

Telecom Giant KDDI Joins Enterprise Ethereum Alliance

Japanese telecommunications conglomerate KDDI Corporation has joined the Enterprise Ethereum Alliance. KDDI, which is ranked number 219 on the Fortune…