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Could US Law Enforcement Benefit from Storing Cryptocurrency Seizures on a Blockchain?

As cryptocurrency usage becomes more widespread both above and below the law, various authorities are increasingly required to perform seizures on funds used in criminal cases. Thanks to the various anonymity properties of digital coins, however, it’s proving difficult to track these forfeitures. This lack of transparency leaves critics of the government musing over the […]

PR: Bitcoin Holders, Please Claim Your BCP and BCPC, as They Will Be on Exchanges Soon

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. The mainchain energy coin BCP and the sidechain clearance coin […]

Venezuela Launches “Petros” Cryptocurrency Amid Growing Skepticism

With crushing debt and a starving population, the Maduro government in Venezuela is launching what it says is the world’s first sovereign cryptocurrency. The cryptocurrency is designed to bypass U.S. government sanctions against the socialist regime. The “Petros” cryptocurrency will have an initial value tied to the price of a barrel of Venezuelan crude oil […]

Crypto Nodes Are One Step Closer to Legal Protection in Arizona

The Arizona House of Representatives passed a bill protecting blockchain node operators from local restrictions.

Venezuela’s Petro pre-sale marks world first for government crypto

The Venezuelan government began the hotly anticipated pre-sale of the Petro (PTR) cryptocurrency token yesterday, 20 February. The token is backed by the country’s crude oil reserves, which are the largest in the world. The Petro is the first cryptocurrency created by a government and, as such, developments are being followed closely, in particular by […]

BitQuick reintroduces its Bitcoin Compliance API

BitQuick, a US instant buying and selling Bitcoin marketplace has relaunched its Compliance API. Initially released in 2015, it allows state and federally regulated businesses to access customer data in order to remain compliant… BitQuick reintroduces its Bitcoin Compliance API was published on CryptoNinjas.

Ethereum Price Analysis – ICOs reach record heights

Ethereum (ETH) has essentially held steady in February. The market cap now stands at US$89.55 billion, with US$1.58 billion traded on exchange over the past 24 hours. While daily traded volume is down sharply from late December and early January, the Ethereum platform continues to be adopted by an array of startups and is now […]

Long Blockchain Struggling: Nasdaq Issues Delisting Notice

Long Blockchain, the company formerly known as Long Island Iced Tea, has announced a new CEO and plans to spin off its original iced tea business. But there’s a problem: According to company’s balance sheets, it has no income or assets related to blockchain or cryptocurrency. Long Blockchain has been attempting to rebrand itself — […]

Intiva Health to use Swirlds hashgraph for integrated career platform for healthcare

Swirlds, creators of the hashgraph distributed consensus platform, announced today that Intiva Health will utilize Swirlds’ hashgraph technology to build the industry’s first ‘Ready Doc’ career platform, which allows for the fastest placement and… Intiva Health to use Swirlds hashgraph for integrated career platform for healthcare was published on CryptoNinjas.

Game Over: Anonymous Vigilante Shuts Down Crypto All Stars

Only a week. That’s how long Crypto All Stars, an ethereum-based collectable game modeled off CryptoKitties, lasted once founder in-fighting started.