Sunday, January 26, 2020

News

Harmony Kicks Off Migration From Ethereum and Binance Chains to Its...

Harmony is rolling out its token swap process, asking holders of its ERC-20 and BEP-2 tokens to switch to its own native asset...

Notes From WEF: Oil-Producing Nations Want Dollar Alternatives, Just Not Bitcoin

Middle Eastern elites at the World Economic Forum are highly skeptical of bitcoin, but there are whispers about its potential for cross-border settlements...

Panic Withdrawals at Indian Bank Over Alarming KYC Notice

Hundreds of customers went on a withdrawal spree after an Indian bank announced its revised KYC requirements. The bank’s action followed the decision...

BlockFi Adjusts Interest Rates to Lure Larger Crypto Deposits

BlockFi, recently announced it would make changes to the interest they pay for bitcoin and ether deposits. Source link

Paypal Pullout Prompts Pornhub to Add Tether as Payment Option for...

The porn industry is seen by many as a perfect fit for widespread cryptocurrency usage as it suffers from financial censorship far more...

Bitcoin Cash Miner Jiang Zhuoer Answers Infrastructure Funding Questions

On Wednesday, Btc.top founder Jiang Zhuoer disclosed that five mining operations had plans to donate roughly $6 million in coinbase rewards (depending on...

Hawaiian Bill Would Let Banks Act as Crypto Custodians

Hawaiian lawmakers have submitted a bill that allows banks to provide custody for digital assets. Source link

Gemini Completes Second Level of Cybersecurity Compliance Exam

Gemini has concluded an SOC 2 Type 2 cybersecurity risk examination, evaluating how its security system controls operate across a period of time....

Alleged BTC-e Operator Will Be Extradited to France After Greek Supreme...

Greece's supreme administrative court found that a ruling to extradite alleged BTC-e operator Alexander Vinnik to France was lawful. Vinnik can no longer...

Tether Says Its Newest Stablecoin Is Backed by Gold in Swiss...

Tether is issuing a new stablecoin as ERC-20 and TRC20 tokens, backing their price with one ounce of gold. Source link