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OmiseGO Introduces Ethereum Scaling Solution Deployed in Tether

June 1st, 2020|

OMG Network - a project specializing in Ethereum scaling, has launched beta testing of OMG Network V1. Users are promised productivity in thousands of transactions per second and a reduction of the cost by 66%. You’ve been waiting for it, [...]

JPMorgan Pays $ 2.5 million for Bitcoin Investors Inflated Commissions

May 29th, 2020|

One of the largest US banks, JPMorgan Chase, will pay $ 2.5 million to settle a class-action lawsuit. Claims are related to additional commissions and increased interest rates that the institution has charged from transactions related to cryptocurrencies, reports Finance [...]

Ren Introduced a Protocol for Connecting Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash and Zcash

May 28th, 2020|

A new startup - Ren introduced the RenVM network linking Ethereum with other popular blockchains, including Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, and Zcash reports The Block. The developers are convinced that the new protocol will serve as a powerful driver for the [...]

Bitwage and Gemini Launch Pension Plan with Bitcoin Investment Opportunity

May 27th, 2020|

The Bitwage salary service and the Gemini cryptocurrency exchange have opened the possibility of generating pension savings under the 401 (k) model with a certain share in bitcoin as reported on the Bitwage blog. The launch of the solution was [...]

Digital Yuan Will be Launch Ahead of Schedule Due to COVID-19 and the US Sanctions

May 26th, 2020|

Chinese authorities are accelerating the development and implementation of their own digital currency to stimulate the economy after the COVID-19 pandemic and counter possible sanctions by the United States, reports the Global Times. The publication cites an insider commentary from [...]

Telegram Refused to Appeal the Ban on the Distribution of Gram Tokens

May 25th, 2020|

Telegram refused to appeal the injunction against the release and distribution of the Gram cryptocurrency. The company withdrew the appeal against the decision of the court of the Southern District of New York at the end of last week. A [...]

Canaan’s Mining Hardware Business Sees Drop in Profitability

May 22nd, 2020|

Chinese-founded Bitcoin mining technology manufacturer Canaan has released an earnings report today showing a net loss in its operations for 1Q 2020. According to the company it made $9.4 million in revenue for the first three months this year with [...]

Bitcoin Whales Withdrawn 17,320 BTC From Major Exchanges in a Few Hours

May 20th, 2020|

Over the past few hours, 17,320 BTC ($ 169.4 million) have been transferred from the largest cryptocurrency exchanges to anonymous wallets. The transactions were noticed by the crypto-analytical service Whale Alert. First, 5000 BTC was transferred from the Bitfinex exchange [...]