Overwinter Is Coming: Zcash Moves Closer to First-Ever Hard ForkTechnology

Overwinter Is Coming: Zcash Moves Closer to First-Ever Hard Fork

Zcash has released new software in preparation for its first system-wide software upgrade.Dubbed "Overwinter" and set to activate in June, the…

Ethereum’s Raiden Network Has New Scaling CompetitonTechnology

Ethereum’s Raiden Network Has New Scaling Competiton

Yet another ethereum scaling solution is launching a test network.Announced Friday, Liquidity.Network is officially joining Raiden Network as the latest ethereum project…

Mexican Lawmakers Pass Cryptocurrency Regulation BillRegulation

Mexican Lawmakers Pass Cryptocurrency Regulation Bill

Lawmakers in Mexico have reportedly advanced a bill that was drafted to regulate fintech, including cryptocurrencies, in the country.According to…

UK Central Bank to Clamp Down on Crypto Money LaunderingRegulation

UK Central Bank to Clamp Down on Crypto Money Laundering

The head of the U.K.'s central bank has said that the institution will step up its efforts to combat the…

Theft-Hit NEM Nosedived, But It Wasn’t February’s Big Crypto LoserBusiness & Society

Theft-Hit NEM Nosedived, But It Wasn’t February’s Big Crypto Loser

Large-cap cryptos may have had a rough ride in February, but their so-called small-cap and mid-cap competitors didn't fare much…

Fork of a Fork: ‘Bitcoin Private’ Is Here, But What’s It Worth?Business & Society

Fork of a Fork: ‘Bitcoin Private’ Is Here, But What’s It Worth?

A fork of a fork of a fork?With Friday's birth of a new coin called "bitcoin private," the cryptocurrency space…

Bitcoin Struggles to Pass $11K Amid Low VolumesBusiness & Society

Bitcoin Struggles to Pass $11K Amid Low Volumes

Bitcoin (BTC) passed above the $11,000 mark this morning, but is having a tough time holding on to the gains…

BOE’s Carney: Time to Hold Cryptocurrencies to Wider Financial System StandardsBusiness & Society

BOE’s Carney: Time to Hold Cryptocurrencies to Wider Financial System Standards

Bank of England Governor Mark Carney does not support a ban on cryptocurrencies, favoring instead what sounds a lot like…

Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD Launches Blockchain AcceleratorBusiness & Society

Chinese E-Commerce Giant JD Launches Blockchain Accelerator

JD.com, China’s largest retailer and e-commerce company, has launched AI Catapult, an accelerator for the developing blockchain technology and artificial…

Venezuelan President Orders Airlines to Accept Petro, Cryptocurrencies for TicketsBusiness & Society

Venezuelan President Orders Airlines to Accept Petro, Cryptocurrencies for Tickets

Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency keeps making headlines, as the country’s cryptocurrency superintendent, Carlos Vargas, recently announced that airlines in Venezuela can…