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Bitcoin Cash Development Is a Ghost Town, Github Data Reveals
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Bitcoin Cash Development Is a Ghost Town, Github Data Reveals

Bitcoin Cash continues to receive criticism of its network setup as bitPico’s “stress test” unearths what the group describes as possible “fake decentralization.” EMPTY BLOCKS, NO ACTIVITY Data harvested from GitHub repositories for both Bitcoin (BTC...
LocalBitcoins Trader ‘Bitcoin Maven’ Sentenced to Prison for Money Laundering
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LocalBitcoins Trader ‘Bitcoin Maven’ Sentenced to Prison for Money Laundering

LocalBitcoins trader Theresa Lynn Tetley, better known as the “Bitcoin Maven,” has been sentenced to 12 months and a day in prison, a $20,000 fine, and three years supervision after release for laundering bitcoin as proceeds of narcotics sales and for her role...
Swiss Stock Exchange Undecided on Digital Assets That Aren’t Securities
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Swiss Stock Exchange Undecided on Digital Assets That Aren’t Securities

Both Bitcoin and Ethereum are unlikely to be classed as securities after US regulators went on recordwith their decision about the assets in June. “[SIX] is also still open whether cryptocurrencies or already existing ICO tokens can be traded. But we will tec...
Bitcoin Payments Servicer BitPay Gets BitLicense
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Bitcoin Payments Servicer BitPay Gets BitLicense

New York’s Department of Financial Services has issued a BitLicense to payment service provider BitPay. Another BitLicense application has been approved. According to an announcement from the New York Department of Financial Services (DFS): "BitPay is...
Peter Thiel, Bitmain Invest In Block.one
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Peter Thiel, Bitmain Invest In Block.one

Perhaps a $4 billion initial coin offering wasn’t enough. Block.one, creator of EOS, has secured additional funding from a handful of financiers as well as a bitcoin mining company. On Monday morning, Block.one announced the closure of a strategic investm...
Does The Russian Indictment Exonerate Bitcoin?
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Does The Russian Indictment Exonerate Bitcoin?

An indictment of 12 Russian operatives filed on July 13, 2018 goes to great lengths in describing the techniques, tactics and technologies used to sow havoc on the 2016 U.S. presidential election. The complex cyber subterfuge generally undermined the U.S. demo...
#Rekt? Not With Bitcoin! Yearly Roi on Largest Cryptocurrency Still Tops 150%
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#Rekt? Not With Bitcoin! Yearly Roi on Largest Cryptocurrency Still Tops 150%

Bitcoin prices may be trailing around $6000, but investors in the space for longer than a year can still celebrate a 150 percent return on investment (ROI). BITCOIN HODLERS ‘ONLY’ MADE 1.5 TIMES RETURNS SINCE JULY Data from cryptocurrency price track...
Russian Intelligence Officers Mined Bitcoin to Fund Attacks Against U.S. Democracy
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Russian Intelligence Officers Mined Bitcoin to Fund Attacks Against U.S. Democracy

The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) indicted 12 Russian intelligence officers for conspiring to influence the 2016 U.S. presidential elections. The indictment alleges these officers used Bitcoin to fund their hacking operations. RUSSIAN INTELLIGENCE ...
Bitcoin Price Analysis: Will BTC Make or Break It?
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Bitcoin Price Analysis: Will BTC Make or Break It?

After completing the inverse head and shoulders formation Bitcoin price failed to pop. Does this mean the cryptocurrency has further to fall? MARKET OVERVIEW As the sky-high bitcon $6356.97 +0.02% predictions of $25,000, $50,000 and $60,000 continue,...