Samsung Is Now Building Bitcoin Mining Chips, Report SaysTechnology

Samsung Is Now Building Bitcoin Mining Chips, Report Says

Samsung has started mass producing bitcoin mining chips in partnership with an unidentified Chinese mining company.The news was reported by…

Venezuela’s President Announces ‘Petro’ Token Pre-SaleTechnology

Venezuela’s President Announces ‘Petro’ Token Pre-Sale

Nicolas Maduro, the president of Venezuela, has said the pre-sale of the country's proposed cryptocurrency – the "petro" – will…

Bitcoin Tax Payments Bill Advances in ArizonaRegulation

Bitcoin Tax Payments Bill Advances in Arizona

Lawmakers in Arizona have advanced a proposal that would allow residents in the state to pay their taxes in bitcoin.CoinDesk…

South Korea: Cryptos Mixed up in $600 Million Illegal Forex TradeRegulation

South Korea: Cryptos Mixed up in $600 Million Illegal Forex Trade

The South Korea government is investigating the use of cryptocurrency in illegal foreign currency exchange, according to a statement.Released on…

Hawaiian Bills Would Capture Crypto Under Money Transmission LawRegulation

Hawaiian Bills Would Capture Crypto Under Money Transmission Law

Two bills introduced in the Hawaiian Senate last week are aiming to define and include virtual currencies within domain of…

State Retirement Funds in Tennessee Could Face Bitcoin RestrictionRegulation

State Retirement Funds in Tennessee Could Face Bitcoin Restriction

Tennessee lawmakers have put forward a new bill that would bar state government retirement funds from investing in cryptocurrencies.Introduced on…

Crypto Exchange Bittrex Outlines Token Listing CriteriaBusiness & Society

Crypto Exchange Bittrex Outlines Token Listing Criteria

Seattle-based cryptocurrency exchange Bittrex has today made public its criteria for listing and delisting tokens.Bittrex chief executive Bill Shihara had…

Italy’s Economy Minister Blasts Crypto Market Bad BehaviorBusiness & Society

Italy’s Economy Minister Blasts Crypto Market Bad Behavior

Italy's economy minister struck a critical tone on cryptocurrencies Wednesday, remarking during an event that damage could arise should a…

I Don’t Hate Cryptocurrency, But…Business & Society

I Don’t Hate Cryptocurrency, But…

Jason Calacanis is an angel investor in 150 startups including Uber, robinhood, Abra, thumbtack, Wealthfront and Talla. He's also the…

South Korea Won’t Ban Crypto Trading, Says MinisterBusiness & Society

South Korea Won’t Ban Crypto Trading, Says Minister

South Korea does not intend to ban cryptocurrency trading, the country's finance minister has said.In response to a question from…