Category Archives: Bitcoin

Twelve Hour Outage for Crypto Exchange Binance

James Levenson · February 7, 2018 · 10:15 pm Breaking News: Less than an hour ago, exchange giant Binance announced that they were closing the doors for the next 12 hours.  A system upgrade extension was cited as the reason. Anxious traders responded to the

Atomic Multi-Path to Help Bitcoin Become a Formidable Payment Instrument

Julio Gil-Pulgar · February 7, 2018 · 3:00 am Amazing new schemes and technologies are being developed to expand Bitcoin’s functionality as a payment instrument. The latest newcomer is Atomic Multi-Path Payments over Lightning. This scheme promises to enhance privacy and decentralization to facilitate payments

SEC and CFTC Hearing: More Legitimate ICOs or “If Ther… | News

The Commodity Futures Trading Commision (CFTC) and US Securities and Exchange Commision (SEC) met the morning of February 6 2018 to discuss their roles in Blockchain, virtual currencies, and ICOs. Set in Washington D.C. at the Dirksen Senate Building, the Committee on Banking, Housing, and