Ethereum

Crypto exchange Upbit resumes ETH deposits and withdrawals months after the security breach.

The South Korean crypto exchange Upbit suffered a major hack back in November 2019 in which a hacker or a group of hackers managed to steal 34,000 ETH worth $50 million at that time. The exchange since had suspending...

UN is working with Mongolian farmers to deliver sustainable cashmere using blockchain technology.

The UN has piloted a project in Mongolia that aims to help farmers deliver expensive cashmere wool using the blockchain technology. According to the Forbes report, blockchain technology would help highlighting producers who are following sustainable practices. Mongolia is...

Virgil Griffith released on bail after ten days of delay.

Virgil Griffith, who was recently indicted for "conspiracy to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers Act," has been released on bail. Virgil was arrested in November for illegally traveling to North Korea and giving a presentation on blockchain and...

Virgil Griffith formally indicted for helping North Korea evade sanctions.

A well-known researcher in the crypto world, Virgil Griffith, has been formally indicted for conspiracy to violate the International Emergency Economic Powers. Virgil has been granted bail, but he is still locked up in prison.   Virgil has been suspended from...

Line’s crypto exchange BitBox delists Ripple’s XRP.

Japan-based messaging giant Line's crypto exchange BitBox announced to delist Ripple's XRP. The exchange did not give any specific reasons as to why they delisted the third-largest cryptocurrency in the market. XRP holders have till 16th February to withdraw...

Binance adds support for six EUR trading pairs.

One of the largest crypto exchange in the world is capturing the global market by adding new fiat gateways frequently. The exchange announced that it would open trading for BTC/EUR, ETH/EUR, BNB/EUR, XRP/EUR, EUR/BUSD, and EUR/USDT.   "Binance is looking to...

Burger King starts accepting cryptocurrencies in crisis-hit Venezuela.

According to local news reports, Burger King outlets in the inflation-hit nation of Venezuela announced a partnership with Cryptobuyer to accept cryptocurrencies as a mode of payment. Customers can now pay in Bitcoin, Dash, Litecoin, Ethereum, and Tether.   Burger King...

Google Play Store lifts ban on Ethereum wallet client MetaMask.

Google play has reversed its ban on Ethereum browser extension MetaMask upon careful consideration. Google Play banned the app, saying that its policy does not allow mining on mobile phones, but MetaMask is not a mining app. The app...

Virgil Griffith released on bail until trial.

Virgil Griffith was arrested last month for allegedly helping North Korea evade US sanctions. The US Attorney for the Southern District of New York has alleged that Virgil Griffith provided highly technical information to North Korea that could help...

Google removes Ethereum wallet client MetaMask from its app store

MetaMask tweeted that Google took down the Ethereum wallet client under their policy of not allowing crypto mining apps on the app store but MetaMask is not a crypto mining app. The appeal to reverse the ban has also...

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India’s Central Bank clarifies that cryptocurrencies are not banned

RBI made this argument during the ongoing case in the Supreme court of India that will judge if RBI's...

US lawmakers introduce a bill to simplify taxing crypto gains

Representative Suzan Delbene last week introduced a proposal to amend the crypto taxation law. The bill proposes to exempt personal cryptocurrency transactions from taxation...