Bitmain Shifts Miner Sales Tactics, Betting Big on Bitcoin Halving Pump

For example, for users who purchase 1,000 units of AntMiner S17 Pro, worth about $1.5 million, the firm will give away 62 put options,...

Nayuta Claims Its Android Lightning Wallet Is the First to Build in a Bitcoin...

"In the bitcoin space, only a fully node is the perfect solution for self-sovereignty. On the other hand, the SPV node is superior...

Telegram Investor Documents Say BNY Mellon, Credit Suisse Helped Process $1.7B ICO

Telegram told investors it was using BNY Mellon and Credit Suisse, to move and store fiat raised in last year’s token sale, court filings...

BTSE Exchange Plans $50M Token Raise on Blockstream’s Ethereum Rival Liquid

The idea was in vogue mid-decade until the emergence of ethereum, which was designed specifically for such use cases, and became the go-to launching...

New Mac Malware Hides in Memory and Masquerades as a Crypto App

The malware infects Mac OS computers by injecting an executable file into the boot process, thereby hiding it from the user and rendering it...

LedgerX Places Founders on Administrative Leave After Tussle With CFTC

LedgerX offers bitcoin derivatives products to institutional and retail investors in the U.S., primarily physically-settled options and swaps contracts. The company failed in a...

Cryptojacking Malware Devs Sentenced to 20 Years in Prison

From its founding in 2007 to its members’ apprehension and eventual extradition in late 2016, the Bayrob Group, which operated out of Bucharest, Romania,...

2020 Could See First Central Bank Digital Currencies

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Nvidia Battles Shareholders in Lawsuit Over Crypto Miner Claims

At a hearing over Nvidia's motion to dismiss in Oakland, California, the firm said Friday that shareholders had "cherry-picked" some company statements in an...

Huobi US Is Abruptly Halting Exchange Operations

The company said in a notice that it would shut down trading services on Dec. 15, 2019. Customers have until Jan. 31, 2020...