As Regional Adoption Grows, Bitcoin Leads the Way for Colombia

According to a July 2019 survey conducted by Paxful, a peer-to-peer bitcoin exchange serving Latin America, more than 86 percent of Colombians surveyed indicated...

With MoonRekt, You Can “Play” Bitcoin Price Action

Hxro, the company behind the crypto price prediction game MoonRekt, has announced an update to the platform that expands its wager offerings by adding...

Bitcoin Price Spikes in Argentina, Hong Kong

Data gathered by Bloomberg reveals that, despite a recent global drop-off in cryptocurrency price, bitcoin is attracting investment from Argentina and Hong Kong. The report,...

Did the PlusToken Scam Cause a Bitcoin Price Dip?

This article was originally published by 8btc and written by Lylian Teng. Bitcoin’s recent dip under the $10,000 mark is alleged to be directly related...

Coinbase Acquires Xapo’s Custody Arm for $55 Million

Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase has completed the acquisition of Xapo’s custody business in a deal reportedly worth $55 million. Coinbase announced this acquisition on August...

IranRescueBit Launches Bitcoin Fundraiser to Aid Flood Victims

A grassroots crowdfunding campaign, dubbed IranRescueBit, is raising bitcoin to bring aid to Iranians impacted by a series of devastating floods, an attempt to...

Barclays Ends Banking Relationship With Coinbase

Barclays Bank, one of the largest banking institutions in the world, will no longer be providing banking services to Coinbase UK. CoinDesk first reported the...

Samsung Adds Bitcoin Support to Smartphone Wallet Application

South Korean tech company Samsung has added full support for bitcoin through its Blockchain Keystore application.  The largest corporation in the country, Samsung has been...

Cryptocurrency Miner Maker Coinmine Raises $2.5 Million

Coinmine, Inc., the creator of the Coinmine One cryptocurrency mining device, has raised $2.5 million in a funding round led by Los Angeles-based M13...

OpenNode, BEN Strike Educational Partnership to Spur Lightning Adoption

Bitcoin payment service and Lightning technology company OpenNode has entered into a partnership with the Blockchain Education Network (BEN) in an effort to encourage...