In Russian, three policemen accused of illegally seizing mining equipment worth more than half a million dollars. They used the seized equipment for cryptocurrency mining on their own.
The Bank of France plans to launch pilot project of digital currency for financial institutions in 2020. Authorities see this initiative as a means of improving the efficiency of the financial system and as a response to Libra's launch.
More than $300 million worth of bitcoins were withdrawn from Bittrex accounts. Users fear that the exchange fell victim of another tremendous hacker attack, but the exchange itself claims that deposits are safe.
TokenData analyzed mergers and acquisitions in the cryptocurrency industry and discovered 350 transactions worth $4 billion since 2013.
US authorities arrested an Ethereum Foundation researcher for giving a lecture on cryptocurrencies in Pyongyang, during which he allegedly told how to use cryptocurrency to circumvent sanctions.
Last week IDAX users began to complain about problems with withdrawals. As it turns out, IDAX CEO disappeared with keys to cold wallets, and users’ funds remain inaccessible.
The public discussion of the EOS's decentralization level entered the next level. Community activists revealed that there are six block producers controlled by one entity.
On December 4, Moscow will host a meetup organized by the BitForex cryptocurrency exchange.
On 27 November, the South Korean crypto exchange Upbit announced successful hacking attack that resulted in 342,000 ETH worth $50 million fleeing away.
Kremlin-friendly tycoon and aluminum magnate Oleg Deripaska created one of the largest farms that mines bitcoins. The data center is located near his aluminum plant in Siberia.
Binance Research published a report that analyzed the behavior and strategies of institutional cryptocurrency investors.
The bitcoin rate has fallen to almost $7,000. The cryptocurrency has not been traded at this level since May 2019.
PayPal CEO Dan Schulman revealed he bought cryptocurrency. The only cryptocurrency Schulman owned was bitcoin.
Despite the resistance of world regulators, the Facebook's cryptocurrency project, Libra, continues thriving. In two months, thousands of transactions were logged on Libra testnet.
Tech progress is a non-stop process of development, the pace of which is accelerating exponentially.