WATCH: Metal Pay CEO Says He Isn’t a Bitcoin MaximalistIn fact, it’s this increased oversight that may finally answer the ineffable question of what are cryptocurrencies.
Former Mt. Gox Chief Executive to Face Class Action in PhiladelphiaThe former chief executive of the now defunct cryptocurrency exchange Mt. Gox will face a class action lawsuit brought in Philadelphia over the company's collapse in 2014.
Overstock to Pay Its Shareholders a Dividend in tZERO TokensOnline retailer announced it will pay shareholder dividends in its affiliate company’s digital security.
Coinbase Pro to Enable Tezos TradingCoinbase Pro announced the coming addition of the proof-of-stake and democratically-governed Tezos blockchain to the institutional trading platform.
$500K, 60 Lawyers: Filing Reveals Costs of Bitfinex’s Fight With NY RegulatorsBitfinex and Tether have spent half a million dollars just on finding documents for the New York Attorney General’s (NYAG) office, a new letter by its lawyers says.
GitHub Blocking Developers Presents a Need for DecentralizationReports have emerged that popular collaboration platform GitHub has become banning developers in countries affected by US trade sanctions, including a widespread crackdown on users from Iran.
Crypto Analyst Warns Bitcoin ‘Wildcard’ Scenario Could Bring BTC to $4,500Securities trader and crypto analyst Alessio Rastani says he thinks the price of Bitcoin will plummet to $4,500 before starting its next major bull trend.
Tezos Flying High on Coinbase AnnouncementWith bitcoin dominance at close to 65%, altcoin season and the associated fireworks have not yet emerged. However, strong cryptocurrency markets suggest that big updates garner big reactions. Today’s announcement from Coinbase regarding Tezos is the most recent case.
WATCH: Blockstack CEO Discusses His Regulatory ‘Ah-Ha’ Moment“This is the first time ever that a crypto asset got qualification from the SEC that it’s okay to distribute this to the general public. I do think that potentially this can help mature the industry and a lot of other projects can benefit from the work that we have we have done,” Ali said.
VP of Engineering Tim Wagner Becomes Latest Exec to Leave CoinbaseCoinbase executive Tim Wagner is leaving the crypto exchange after slightly over a year on the job. Other high-ranking engineering staffers are leaving too, CoinDesk has learned.