Santander to Connect Latin America to Ripple-Powered Remittance Service

by Nathan DiCamillo
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Malta Crypto Exchange Opened by Coinone to Close Next Month

| Richard Meyer

The shuttering comes as Korea's third-largest exchange shores up its local business.

Fidelity’s Charity Arm Has Received Over $100 Million in Crypto Donations

| Daniel Kuhn

Fidelity Charitable reported receiving more than $106 million in crypto donations since accepting bitcoin in 2015.

swings, playground

The Real Benefits of Blockchain Are Here. They’re Being Ignored

| Roham Gharegozlou and Brian Flynn

In making the technology more accessible, many developers are sacrificing the benefits of decentralization for the sake of convenience.

These Bitcoin Users Want DAI and DeFi – Here’s How They Plan to Get It

| Leigh Cuen

The Cross-Chain Working Group project will (almost) enable bitcoin transactions on ethereum, opening up a new world of interacting smart contracts.

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Coinbase Reveals Password Glitch Affecting 3,500 Customers

| Nikhilesh De

The rare bug impacted roughly .01 percent of the exchange's 30 million customers, Coinbase revealed Friday.

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FinCEN Director Reminds Casinos of Crypto Compliance Requirements

| Daniel Kuhn

FinCEN director Kenneth Blanco said that suspicious activity reports detailing crypto fraud is a matter of national security.

australia, dollar

All-Crypto Retirement Accounts Will Be Fined: Australian Tax Office

| Daniel Kuhn

Investors who hold 90 percent of their retirement savings in cryptocurrencies may face penalties of up to 4,200 AUD.

Someone Just Hacked Binance Jersey’s Twitter Account

| William Foxley

An anonymous Twitter user has successfully hacked Binance Jersey's twitter account.

South Korea’s ‘Bit-Island,’ Jeju, Redoubles Crypto Efforts After Losing Regulatory Bid

| Richard Meyer

Jeju, a small island south of Seoul, is redoubling its efforts to become South Korea's regulation-free Bit-Island after losing out to Busan.

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China’s Digital Fiat Wants to Compete With Bitcoin – But It’s Not a Crypto

| Wolfie Zhao

China may be about to launch a fiat digital currency, but in all likelihood, it will only resemble a cryptocurrency on the surface.