Indian officials revealed last week that the country’s tax agency and investigation taskforce have concerns about money laundering and black market activities associated with bitcoin. India’s Special Investigation Team (SIT) is in the midst of drafting a report detailing problematic issues regarding the decentralized cryptocurrency. Also read: India Considers Issuing Its Own Bitcoin-Like Cryptocurrency as Legal […]
The managing director of the Estonian e-residency program has proposed the creation and issuance of a national virtual currency he provisionally called Estcoins.
The government of Malta is advancing its plans to allow the legal use of digital currencies such as Bitcoin at online casinos.
Bitcoin’s underlying distributed ledger technology has practically unlimited use cases across industries, most of which involves increasing the efficiency of existing processes in a cost-efficient fashion. It is no different with the government operations as well. A recent analysis and the resulting report published by Australia’s Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organization has identified an […]
This week the financial analyst and precious metals proponent Andy Hoffman spoke with Greg Hunter from USAwatchdog.com concerning his opinion about the decline of our global economy. During the interview, Hoffman talked about the rise of cryptocurrencies and why he thinks bitcoin might be a game changer for the world. Also read: Japan’s Bitpoint to […]
Despite Europol’s statement that anonymous currencies are hardly used by terrorists, the European Commission will propose stricter rules on encryption and payment privacy in a bid to curb the financin]]>
Here are fifteen reasons why the future of money is changing due to the technological innovations of Bitcoin.
The world’s first ATM designed to use facial recognition technology has been released in China.
CoinTelegraph has assembled a research report on the regulatory environment for cryptocurrency across the globe.
Factom is the first usable blockchain technology to solve real-world business problems by providing an unalterable record-keeping system.
Bitcoin, since its inception in 2009 has faced an uphill task to reach where it is now. Initially, most people didn’t have a clue about bitcoin, but those who understood The post Going Mainstream With Bitcoin Based Startups appeared first on NEWSBTC.
Every major global currency is down against the US dollar for the past 200 days. This has been intentionally engineered by central banks and governments in order to stimulate their weak economies by d
The atmosphere is heating up in the Netherlands, as a court appeal has created a divide in the Dutch bitcoin community. At stake: the legal status of bitcoin.
Bitcoin Foundation Chief Scientist and former lead developer of Bitcoin Core, Gavin Andresen, believes to have come up with a solution to vastly speed up block validation, the global bitcoin exchange
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