New York Court Rejects Bitfinex Appeal Over $850M in Lost Funds

New York’s Supreme Court has rejected Bitfinex and Tether’s appeal in the ongoing dispute between the firms and the NY Attorney General over $850 million…

Islanders Demand Return of ‘.IO’ Domain From Colonizers

The ‘.io’ domain name has become part of a complaint against the U.K. for alleged human rights violations tied to its continuing administration of territories…

Coinbase Eyeing US Stock Market Listing as Early as This Year

Coinbase Inc is planning a U.S. stock market listing for later this year or early 2021, Reuters reported on Thursday. The plan is subject to approval by the…

Successful Ransomware Attacks Decline in 2020

A report published by Emsisoft revealed a strong decline in successful ransomware attacks during Q1 and Q2 2020. Source:

MIT Crypto Group Researcher Says PoW Attacks Not Always Obvious

James Lovejoy, a research assistant for Massachusetts Institute of Technology, or MIT, crypto and blockchain group the Digital Currency Initiative, explained…

Chinese Police Dismantle $14M Crypto Scam

The Chinese police busted a massive crypto scam in Wenzhou that managed to amass over $14.31 million. Source:

South Korean National Assembly to Discuss Crypto Transaction Transparency

South Korean legislature will host a seminar to address crypto laundering and other related topics. Source:

Venezuela Seizes 315 Bitcoin Mining Rigs: Miners Discuss Illegal Confiscation, Police Extortion

The Venezuelan military has seized 315 Bitmain Antminer S9 bitcoin mining rigs it claims are not properly registered to operate in the country. Although cryptocurrency…

Court in China Implementing Blockchain for Court Reform

Chinese courts are implementing blockchain storage technology to record court hearings. Source:

A Record Number of Bitcoin Were Recently Withdrawn From Exchanges

On July 8, a record number of Bitcoin were removed from custodial exchanges, with Coinbase leading the charge. Source: