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Medvedev believes that cryptocurrencies are the dead end of cyber revolution

The prime minister of Russia Dmitriy Medvedev compared cryptocurrency trend with dotcom bubble and suggested that the majority of the crypto projects will leave...

Armenia will create free economic zone for blockchain projects

Armenian Blockchain Forum (ABF) has presented a free economic zone (FEZ)  program to the President of the Republic of Armenia Serzh Sargsyan and the...

“Hype” and “Bitcoin” words will be officially added to Russian dictionaries

The Institute of Russian language, a department of Russian Academy of Sciences (RAN), admits the possibility of inclusion of the words “hype” and “bitcoin”...

United Nations Blockchain advisor joined the Russian blockchain project

Benjamin Kraus, the 13th largest miner and United Nations blockchain advisor joined the advisory board of Russian based blockchain project Descrow. Ben has advised the United Nations...

Vitalik Buterin left the position of Fenbushi Capital general partner

The co-founder of Ethereum network Vitalik Buterin left the position of the general partner of Chinese venture fund Fenbushi Capital, which specializes in blockchain investments. The website...

Internet-ombudsman: the machines will be the main cryptocurrency-users

Russian internet–ombudsman Dmitriy Marinichev suggests that the ban on bitcoin is a logical move from the side of the official authorities, as the cryptocurrencies are able...

Domain XBT.com is on sale for 200 BTC

The domain XBT.com is put on sale with a minimum price of 200 bitcoins, which at the moment of writing amounts to $2.8 million. The...

Russian General Prosecutor demands Vinnik’s extradition

Russian General Prosecutor's office reiterated its request towards Greece to extradite Russian citizen Alexandr Vinnik, who had been earlier arrested at the request of...

Two Russian powerplants will supply datacenter and mining farms

Russain entrepreneur and ex-principal of the Committee for conservation of natural resources Alexey Kolesnik bought two power plants in Perm and the Udmurt Republic...

World’s largest dumptrucks producer BelAZ ready to sell them for bitcoins

The producer of the world's largest tipcarts BelAZ is considering to sell its trucks for bitcoins, as the website of the company states. The price for...

Sberbank launches a blockchain laboratory

One of the largest Russian banks, Sberbank, has announced the launch of blockchain lab, which will develop and test blockchain solutions and apps.The new entity...

Dutch blockchain app helps future sexual partners to justify the agreement

Dutch blockchain company LegalThings announced a new app, LegalFling, which may allow future sexual partners to agree on what they are and are not...

Breathing out coins: how to generate crypto from the air

The process of generating cryptocurrencies is becoming more and more energy consuming along with the mining difficulty rise, but some creative minds are already...

First ever honest ransomware: the decryption guaranteed

The cyberspecialist and the creator of the web-site Bleeping Computer Lawrence Adams has discovered a new variant of the HC7 Ransomware, that encrypts a...

Bitfury and First Block Capital Invest in Emercoin

The Bitfury Group and First Block Capital today announced they have invested in Emercoin and will support this provider of blockchain solutions for customers around...

Russian Duma prepares law to fight tax avoidance via cryptocurrencies

According to the head of the Committee on Financial Markets Alexey Aksakov, Russian State Duma is preparing the draft of the law, which is...

Microsoft resumed accepting bitcoin payments

MICROSOFT has resumed accepting bitcoin as payment after the recent suspension earlier this week. In 2014 Microsoft had allowed users to add money to their...

Russian deputies are allowed not to declare cryptocurrency income

The Ministry of Labor has issued new recommendations for the governmental officials, concerning 2017 income declaration. For the first time ever this annual document...

Ukraine became a homeland to few more hundreds of dollar millionaires – thanks to bitcoin

Ukranian independent deputy Alexey Mushak, who was one of the first to officially declare cryptoassets in Ukraine, and sets his aim to develop digital...

Blockchain devs are wanted in Switzerland, salaries up to 180k

According to Thomas Bertani, the CEO of Swiss-based Eidoo, developers can demand as much as $10,000 to $15,000 a month in the country, which...