After yesterday’s split of the bitcoin cash blockchain, several top exchanges have already accommodated the resulting two tokens. Reported in Coindesk.
European Central Bank executive board member Benoît Cœuré said this week that blockchain is promising – but that bitcoin is “the evil spawn of the financial crisis.” Reported in CoinDesk.
Canaan, one of the world’s largest bitcoin mining firms, may be having second thoughts about its plan to go public in one of the cryptocurrency industry’s highest-grossing initial public offerings (IPO) to date. Reported to CCN.
Great Lakes Science Center, a major museum and educational center in Cleveland, Ohio, is accepting Bitcoin (BTC) as payment as of today, Nov. 13. Reported in the Cointelegraph.
Hong-Kong based bitcoin exchange, BTCC has made known through a press release, plans to shut down its mining pool business BTCC Pool Limited after four years of operation in Hong-Kong. Reported to CCN.
A subsidiary of Canadian financial institution VersaBank confirmed it had finished beta testing of a “digital vault” for storing cryptocurrency in a press release Nov. 8. It is reported by the Cointelegraph.
Two principals at a Chinese school got in hot water after stealing power from the institution to mine the ethereum cryptocurrency. Reports about it CoinDesk.
Cryptocurrency exchange Gate.io was apparently the target of hackers who compromised a widely used web analytics platform this week. Reports about it CoinDesk.
After months of public uncertainty bought on by years of deliberation by the Indian government, authorities have discussed the framework to legally ban the usage of ‘private’ cryptocurrencies like bitcoin. Reports about it CCN.
As Cointelegraph reports, Chinese retail giant JD.com is further gaining a foothold in blockchain technology by launching a research lab for blockchain in partnership with two technology institutes, according to an announcement published Oct. 30.