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Bitmain Announces New 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip With 29% More Efficiency

Bitmain Announces New 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip With 29% More Efficiency On Feb. 18, mining rig manufacturing giant Bitmain Technologies announced its next-generation 7nm ASIC chip for mining SHA-256 cryptocurrencies like BTC and BCH. According to Bitmain, the mining chip, called the BM1397, is more efficient when mining proof of work […]

More Than 30% of BTC Traffic Stems from the Veriblock Project

More Than 30% of BTC Traffic Stems from the Veriblock Project Over the last few weeks, a blockchain project called Veriblock whose protocol piggybacks off the Bitcoin Core (BTC) network has sparked debate. More than a quarter of BTC’s transaction numbers stem from the Veriblock system and the project has been […]

SEC ‘Crypto Mom’: Delay in Crypto Regulation May Allow More Freedom for Technology

SEC ‘Crypto Mom’: Delay in Crypto Regulation May Allow More Freedom for Technology U.S. SEC commissioner Hester Peirce, dubbed “Crypto Mom” for her attitude to the industry, believes the lack of clear regulation allows technology to come into its own Cointelegraph.com News

Coinbase Noncustodial Wallet Adds BTC Support and Plans to Add More Assets

Coinbase Noncustodial Wallet Adds BTC Support and Plans to Add More Assets Coinbase has announced support for bitcoin core (BTC) in the company’s noncustodial wallet. The wallet was originally originally dedicated to ethereum (ETH), ethereum classic (ETC), ERC721 and ERC20 tokens. The San Francisco based company plans to add more currencies […]

Buying and Selling Property With Bitcoin Is More Complex Than It May Seem

Buying and Selling Property With Bitcoin Is More Complex Than It May Seem Buying and selling property using cryptocurrency is less straightforward than was first assumed. The handful of mortgage lenders and realtors who were initially keen are now reluctant to accept crypto deposits due to money laundering fears. Until […]

More Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchanges Sign up for Self-Regulation

More Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchanges Sign up for Self-Regulation Five cryptocurrency exchange operators including Coincheck have signed up to self-regulate under Japanese law. They have joined the self-regulatory association which, until now, has only accepted regulated crypto exchanges as members. According to Japan’s top regulator, companies seeking to register their exchanges […]

Circle’s Cryptocurrency OTC Desk Swapped More Than $24 Billion in 2018

Circle’s Cryptocurrency OTC Desk Swapped More Than Billion in 2018 Finance company Circle claims its over-the-counter (OTC) cryptocurrency trading desk swapped a notional volume of $ 24 billion last year. The Boston-based company’s Circle Trade desk reportedly executed more than 10,000 cryptocurrency settlements between 600 unique counterparties in 2018. Also […]