Hackers stole client data from at least 10 Pakistani banks

Around 10 Pakistani banks blocked all international transactions on their cards following the large-scale cyber attack, which resulted in data of most of the...

BitcoinABC boosts its hashing power by 90 000 miners

90 000-strong caravan of miners heads towards the remote regions of China led by Bitmain personnel with the aim of doubling the computing power...

EXMO crypto exchange will be acquired by a Canadian holding

According to a joint announcement made yesterday by Canadian holding GoverMedia Plus Canada and U.K.-based cryptocurrency exchange EXMO, the former will acquire the latter...

Jihan Wu got demoted by Bitmain’s Board of Directors

Last week, Jihan Wu, co-founder of the world’s leading mining equipment manufacturer Bitmain, was demoted by the company’s Board of directors. He can no...

Kazakhstan will launch a dedicated cryptocurrency for agriculture

Next year, Kazakhstan is going to launch a dedicated cryptocurrency for agricultural holdings and companies. The coin will be usable for grain trading, getting...

Uzbekistan implemented a blockchain-based drug monitoring system

Russian company helped Uzbekistan in applying blockchain to the national system of expert assessment and standardization of pharmaceutical products. Each medicine has now an...

Craig Wright to Roger Ver: I will do 2 years of no trade

Craig Wright, who is the Chief Scientist at nChain, threatened Roger Ver with disrupting cryptocurrency trade worldwide in retaliation for the forthcoming Bitcoin Cash...

Russian Blockchain Association suggests an alternative cryptocurrency regulation

The Russian Association of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency (RABAC) will draft amendments to the current law as an alternative to the existing draft regulation in...

Kingsland School of Blockchain will train blockchain developers in partnership with Tezos

Kingsland School of Blockchain announced its partnership with Tezos Foundation during the Crypto Summit that took place in New York on November 8. The...

Kaspersky Lab: one can buy a digital personality in darknet for $1

According to a new research published by the Kaspersky Lab, the average cost of a stolen digital profile in the darknet is $1. The...

Erik Voorhees: $20 trillion US debt will inevitably launch a new crypto boom

According to some leading U.S. economists, the country’s national debt will lead to inevitable devaluation of dollar and yet another financial crisis in 2020....

Virtual monuments to Satoshi Nakamoto were installed in 8 cities of the USA

This fall saw virtual monuments to Satoshi Nakamoto being established in 8 U.S. cities, namely, Cambridge, Mountain View, New York, Cupertino, Stanford, San Francisco,...

Four New Yorkers allegedly tortured their acquaintance to get access to his crypto wallet

A New York dweller has filed a lawsuit against four his pals accusing them of torture and stealing his personal belongings with the aim...

Crypto enthusiast has become the governor of California

Gavin Newsom, an early Bitcoin adopter and advocate, was elected as a Governor of California. Democrat Newson won a resounding victory against Republican John Cox....

Residents of Russian crypto offshore zones will be allowed to choose jurisdictions at their...

The Ministry of Economic Development will further ease the regulatory regime for foreign business residents of Russian offshore zones. The country’s authorities plan to...

Bitfury raised $80 million in a closed investment round

Bitfury, a cryptocurrency mining startup, has attracted $80 million during a recent closed funding round. The raised funds, among other things, will be spent...

Blockstream launched a new BTC block explorer

Blockstream blockchain technology company has launched a powerful new BTC block explorer. Dubbed “blockcstream.info”, the new tool is compatible with both Bitcoin blockchain and...

Bank of England refused to return 15 tons of Venezuelan gold to Maduro

Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro attempted to repatriate the country’s gold reserve stored in the Bank of England, but stumbled upon the British regulator’s reluctance...

AI was asked to explain what Bitcoin is about

Botnik Studios’ YouTube channel released a Bitcoin explainer compiled by an artificial intelligence. In order to create the video, Botnik Studios’ team was “using...

Huobi will open its office in Russia on November 12

Huobi, one of the world’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges, will open its office in Russia on November 12, as reported yesterday by the head of...