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Japanese Internet Giant GMO Offers to Pay 4700+ Employees in Bitcoin

Japanese conglomerate GMO Internet Group has introduced a payroll system to allow its 4,700+ employees to receive part of their salaries in bitcoin. Also read: South Korea Clarifies Position After Reports of Possible...

SEC Ramps Up Crypto Oversight – Hires Coin ETF ”Expert”

After what many considered a dithering reluctance, the bureau charged with maintaining order in the world’s biggest speculative markets, the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), is ramping up efforts to...

Americans Are Taking Out Mortgages to Buy Bitcoin

People are taking out mortgages to buy bitcoin, says securities regulator Joseph Borg. Coupled with accounts of credit cards and equity loans being used to obtain bitcoin, it raises the possibility...

Howard Stern and Saturday Night Live Reference Bitcoin as Popularity Grows

The Year of Bitcoin is finishing strong, as its spread into the mainstream, from finance to popular culture, gains traction apace with its price increases. From The Big Bang Theory dedicating...

South Korea Clarifies Position After Reports of Possible Ban on All Crypto Transactions

South Korea’s top financial regulators have clarified their position following reports by local media that they have been considering a possible ban on all cryptocurrency transactions, particularly bitcoin. Also read: Russian Presidential Candidate:...

Meet ‘Cash Shuffle’, the Privacy-Centric Protocol for Bitcoin Cash

This week a new bitcoin cash (BCH) based protocol has been released that aims to add privacy capabilities to BCH transactions. The software, called Cash Shuffle, enables BCH users to obfuscate...

People Are Discovering Bitcoin Worth Thousands of Dollars in Changetip Accounts

Changetip is the gift that keeps giving. One year after the micro-tipping service shut down, account holders are logging in to discover forgotten bitcoin worth hundreds or even thousands of dollars....

Bitflyer CEO Says Japan and Leverage Is Leading Bitcoin Markets Higher

Bitcoin’s value is higher than ever before, and the Japanese yen has been the top currency used within bitcoin’s global trade volume over the past year. According to the CEO of...

PR: Swissborg Crypto Wealth Management ICO Raised 10 Million Usd in One Day

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Parity Calls for Ethereum Hard Fork to Reverse $230 Million Bug

Hard forks to reset a cryptocurrency to a previous state can be very contentious, tearing apart communities of supporters into warring factions. Ethereum already underwent such a scenario after the DAO...