Op Ed: Stablecoins Report Illustrates That G7 Leaders Don’t Understand Bitcoin

A G7 working group focused on the potential effects of stablecoins on the global economy has released a new report. In it, the working...

Bitcoin as a Savings Technology: Are Interest Accounts Worth the Trade-Offs?

A new meme has begun circulating among Bitcoiners. Much like the “be your own bank” and “digital gold” memes before it, it’s straight and...

Bitpanda Launches Quick Payment Service for Fiat Settlement

Viennese cryptocurrency exchange Bitpanda has launched Bitpanda Pay, a service designed to let users transfer funds directly from their Bitpanda accounts into EU bank...

Blockstream Green Wallet Adds Early Access Tor Integration

Privacy and a clean UX design have often been at odds in cryptocurrency apps. But there’s no reason why a bitcoin wallet app can’t...

BlockFi Introduces Institutional Services for Digital Assets

BlockFi, a nonbank lender of crypto assets, has announced that it’s opening a new platform for institutional investors.  BlockFi Institutional Services is set “to give...

Cartoon: Retail Blues

Despite the promises that bitcoin will be used for everyday purchases, many businesses that were initially bullish have stopped accepting cryptocurrencies (e.g., Expedia). Instead,...

Transylvania Crypto Conference 2019: The Transition to Bitcoin-Only

There are several reasons why the Transylvania Crypto Conference (abbreviated as TCConf) was special. First of all, it was a premier for Romania, a...

Bitcoin Price Analysis: Constant Supply Shows Signs of Market Weakness

Over the last few weeks, the bitcoin market has been constantly flooded with high-volume, high-spread moves to the downside. There have been a few...

Layer1 Secures $50M in Funding to Rebalance the Global Bitcoin Hash Power

Layer1, a cryptocurrency infrastructure platform, has secured $50 million in series A funding in a bid to revolutionize the bitcoin mining space in the...

Op Ed: How to Understand Taxable Events for Cryptocurrency

Today’s average cryptocurrency investors, which number in the hundreds of thousands, may not even be aware that they need to pay taxes on their...