CoinMarketCap website beats Walmart and Alibaba in popularity

According to the last update of Alexa Top 500 Global Sites list, the CoinMarketCap website, where the visitors can monitor the capitalization of each...

Russian brokerage company announces bitcoin futures trading

“Finam”, the Russian brokerage company, has offered the bitcoin futures trade on a platform in partnership with Chicago-based CBOE Exchange, as announced by “Finam” representative. The...

The founder of Mail.Ru Group has invested $ 20 mln into ICO Telegram

Yuri Milner, the founder of Mail.Ru Group and DST Global has joined up with the group of early co-investors of the ICO Telegram Open...

Manufacturers of pre-assembled computers may benefit from bitcoin mining boom

Ryan Shrout, the founder and lead analyst at Shrout Research consulting company and the owner of PC Perspective outlet believes that graphic card deficit...

CoinCheck will compensate losses to NEM holders

The Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck has announced that it will pay $ 523 000 000 worth to 260 000 NEM holders as compensation for...

The increasing number of lawyers start getting paid in cryptocurrencies

The survey conducted by Law.com outlet, has revealed a growing trend among the law firms providing their services to startup companies towards accepting payment...

Litecoin price may shoot up soon

Litecoin founder Charlie Lee has posted a Tweet yesterday, stating that Litecoin was added to Zebpay, the major Cryptocurrency Exchange in India. He also...

Russian authorities will permit cryptocurrency mining and tax miners

The Ministry of Telecom and Mass Communications of the Russian Federation is going to permit individual and corporate cryptocurrency mining, though keeping this process...

Apple Co-Founder Steve Wozniak has sold all his bitcoin assets

Steve Wozniak, the co-founder of Apple Inc., has recently cashed out all his bitcoin savings at the Nordic Business Forum in Stockholm. He revealed...

CryptoRuble initiative will be discussed in State Duma

The draft law defining CryptoRuble as legal tender and digital financial asset in Russia was submitted to State Duma by Rizvan Kurbanov, the Communist...

Patriarch Kirill warned community about cryptomania

According to the statement made by Patriarch of Moscow and All Russia, the obsession with cryptocurrencies may take everything away from people who fall...

Another ICO scam surfaced: Benebit robs investors of $ 27 000 000

An ICO scam, one of the biggest ever, is now surfaced. The organizers of highly-publicized Benebit ICO have disappeared into thin air with all...

CEO of Sberbank invited robot for breakfast in Davos

Sophia, the social humanoid robot has attended the business breakfast arranged by Sberbank at the World Economic Forum in Davos. The attendants to the...

Russian Ministry of Finance has published the draft law on cryptocurrencies

On January 24, 2018, the Ministry of Finance of the Russian Federation has published the Draft Law, which, if approved, will regulate the issuance,...

Hundreds of fake cryptocurrency apps detected in App Store and Google Play

Cybersecurity check performed by RiskIQ company has revealed numerous fraudulent cryptocurrency-related applications lurking around in Apple’s App Store, Google Play and 18 other app...

Vitalik Buterin has announced new DAICO fundraising model

Vitalik Buterin, Russian-Canadian programmer and co-founder of Ethereum and Bitcoin Magazine, has announced the launch of Decentralized Autonomous Initial Coin Offering (DAICO) — a...

Waves establishes strategic partnership with International Financial Center Astana

Waves platform has forged a strategic partnership with IFCA, Astana’s International Financial Center, based in Kazakhstan, by signing relevant memorandum of cooperation at the...

First vessel chartering deal settled in bitcoins

According to information provided by Bloomberg Technology, December 2017 witnessed the first vessel chartered by means of cryptocurrency payment. The shipment of 3 000 tons...

Russian Direct Investment Fund will not invest in cryptocurrencies

Russian Private Equity Fund is not going to invest in cryptocurrencies, as voiced yesterday by Kirill Dmitriev, the Head of the Russian Direct Investment...

Ukrainian governmental officials make substantial investments in cryptocurrencies

According to Opendatabot, Odessa Regional Council and Verkhovna Rada of Ukraine happen to be the largest cryptocurrency holders and investors in Ukraine. Though about 60...