India: Supreme Court Rules to Check Bitcoin Transactions

India: Supreme Court Rules to Check Bitcoin Transactions

According to the country’s Ministry of Finance, the biggest cryptocurrency will not be legitimized. This means that bitcoin trading of all sorts is forbidden for the financial institutions regulated by said ministry. Any international proceeds will be viewed as...
Bitcoin-Friendly Swiss City Announces Digital Battle

Bitcoin-Friendly Swiss City Announces Digital Battle

Zug, a Swiss city known in crypto space for welcoming quite a few startups, has plans for its residents to test out an Ethereum-based identity service. A mobile app, developed by uPort, will allow the residents of the city to connect their identities to a...
States to Adopt Blockchain Technology

States to Adopt Blockchain Technology

Despite the almost libertarian premise and a noble goal of complete decentralization, realistically, blockchain technology will not be able to avoid at least some level of government regulation. And while some of them seek complete control over the technology, others...
Interchangeable Tangle and Block-Based Chains

Interchangeable Tangle and Block-Based Chains

The easiest way to wrap your head around the concept of the blockchain is to view it as a ledger. That’s what it essentially is – a giant ledger that holds the records of all the operations in the system. This database is also completely public and accessible to...
Cryptomarket to Lose Billions

Cryptomarket to Lose Billions

While cryptocurrencies might look like an incredibly tempting investment opportunity at the moment, not everyone is on board. While the absurd volatility of the most valued currency on the market – Bitcoin – does not exactly make it a risk yet, it is a legitimate...