Bitcoin Cash’s ‘Mining War’ Escalates as Blockchain Hard Fork Approaches

by Nikhilesh De

Traders Now Betting 2-to-1 Bitcoin Cash Fork Will Cause Price Decline

| Sam Ouimet

New data is offering insight into how crypto traders are pricing in a coming technical update to bitcoin cash, one that could cause the world’s…

Shell, BP Back Blockchain Platform to Modernize Commodities Trading

| Yogita Khatri

Oil giants Shell and BP are among a group of firms planning to launch a blockchain platform to automate post-trade processes in the energy industry.

Bitcoin Back on the Defensive After Price Hits Two-Week Low

| Omkar Godbole

Bitcoin's price dropped to two-week lows earlier today and could extend the decline to key support near $6,100.

Australia’s CSIRO, CommBank Complete ‘Smart Money’ Blockchain Trial

| Yogita Khatri

Australia's federal science agency CSIRO and CommBank have trialed a blockchain payments prototype they say could save "hundreds of millions" a year.

Bitmain Sues Alleged Bitcoin Thief in US Federal Court

| Nikhilesh De

Bitmain has filed a lawsuit against an anonymous thief in a US federal court, who allegedly stoled 617 bitcoin from the crypto mining giant.

Michigan Secretary of State Nixes Crypto for Political Donations

| Nikhilesh De

A letter from the Michigan Secretary of State's office states that cryptocurrencies cannot be used for political donations.

Combined Class-Action Lawsuit Against Ripple Moves to Federal Court

| Nikhilesh De

Is XRP a security? The question is now sitting before the U.S. District Court in San Francisco.

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Hash Power Favors Craig Wright Camp in Looming Bitcoin Cash Fork

| Zack Seward

Early data suggests that the Bitcoin SV implementation of the bitcoin cash fork may enjoy more hash power than Bitcoin ABC.

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NEM Price Climbs to 9-Week High As Coincheck Brings Back Trading

| Sam Ouimet

NEM surged 25 percent today to reach its highest price since early September while accumulating its most 24-hour trading volume in over three months.

Singapore’s Central Bank, SGX Develop Blockchain Settlement System

| Yogita Khatri

The Monetary Authority of Singapore and the nation's stock exchange have developed a blockchain-based settlement system for tokenized assets.