Bitfury partners with Hut 8 to build North America’s Largest Bitcoin Datacenters

Hut 8 Mining Corp. today announced it is partnering with the Bitfury Group to acquire, install, maintain and operate North America’s largest bitcoin mining datacenters. “We are...

45 musicians will sell their albums for crypto

Monero announces that 45 musicians, plus five other online stores, will accept confidentiality-focused coin starting with this holiday season and providing discoiunts for cryptocurrency payments. Among the musicians...

Fans spent over 1,3 mln$ in ETH on virtual kittens

CryptoKitties, a kind of digital version of Pokemons, based on the Ethereum blockchain, was launched a few days ago. The game has become a...

SEC froze assets of a scam ICO for the first time ever

The Securities and Exchange Commission announced today that it had to emergently freeze assets of a fast-moving Initial Coin Offering fraud  PlexCorps that raised...

CBOE launches bitcoin futures on 10 th of December

CBOE, one of the world's largest exchange holding companies, today announced that Cboe Futures Exchange (CFE) will begin trading Bitcoin futures on Sunday evening...

Overview of Baltic Honeybadger in Riga

SDVentures, the largest investment holding, successfully held the First largest international conference devoted to Bitcoin cryptocurrency – “Baltic Honeybadger 2017”, which took place on...

CME group launches bitcoin futures

CME Group which previously announced its plans to introduce bitcoin futures till the end of the year, today specified that it has self-certified the...

Blockchain alert system will be implemented in Russia for search of missing children

The national center for search and rescue of missing and injured children presented the alerting system based on blockchain technology.  The presentation of first test...

Survey: half of american bitcoin hodlers own other cryptocurrencies and multiple wallets

In November, LendEDU commissioned a new poll of 564 Americans who have invested in Bitcoin. The goal was to test the current sentiment and...

Over 90% of mobile cryptocurrency apps have security problems

According to the research conducted by the cybersecurity company High-tech bridge, over 90% of mobile applications for cryptocurrency users have security issues and risk...

Miners ask nuclear plant to host their farms

Investors from Moscow and the Baltic region contacted the nuclear power station in St Petersburg and asked to locate their farms on the territory...

Ukrainian shipping company will accept Bitcoin

A Ukrainian shipping company Varamar Ltd. negotiates its first bitcoin deal, says Alexander Varvarenko, founder of the Odessa-based company. According to his words, bitcoin will...

First Russian book about blockchain will hit the shelves in December

Russian publishing house "Alpina publisher" brings out a monography by doctor of economy science A.S. Genkin and Phd A. A. Miheev "Blockchain. How does...

Nasdaq will launch bitcoin futures in first half of 2018

Nasdaq Inc. and broker Cantor Fitzgerald LP are rushing to join the crypto trend: both companies aim to launch bitcoin futures in the first...

The first bank–to–bank blockchain transaction in Russia

Sberbank and Alfabank executed the first bank-to-bank transaction on the base of blockchain technology, as the representatives of the banks confirmed. Telecommunications giant “Megafon” transferred...

How many bitcoins are lost forever?

Bitcoin is designed in a way which allows to generate only a limited number of coins — 21 million, which will be all mined...

Giacomo Zucco: crowd intelligence can be more efficient than professional opinion when it comes...

A bitcoin maximalist and CEO of blockchain accelerator BHB Network Giacomo Zucco mentioned last Saturday, that considering ICO campaigns, the decision made by the...

Kamchatka digital asset will tokenize the local tourist industry

The release of Rustoken aimed to tokenize the local tourist industry was first announced on the Sberbank’s platform, in the frame of XI “Russian...

Super secure ciphered blockchain platform for voting is created in Russia

Kaspersky labs report on the creation of an innovative platform for online voting, where security and transparency of the system are provided by blockchain...

Russian billionaires invest in bitcoin

Roman Abramovich, Aleksandr Frolov and Alexander Abramov demonstrate a live interest in cryptocurrencies and invest huge amounts of money in bitcoin in particular,...