Will Crypto Torch Jamie Dimon?

by Michael J Casey

Privacy Crypto Beam Gets Funding from ‘Japanese LinkedIn’ Recruit

| Yogita Khatri

Privacy-oriented crypto Beam has secured an undisclosed amount of funding from “Japan’s equivalent to LinkedIn” Recruit Co., Ltd.

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Blockstream Releases Test Code for Proposed Bitcoin Tech Upgrade Schnorr

| Alyssa Hertig

Schnorr signatures are no longer just another idea for improving bitcoin thanks to a new code library from Blockstream.

Bullish Sentiment for Bitcoin As Long Bets Near 11-Month Highs

| Omkar Godbole

Bullish bets on bitcoin, the world's largest cryptocurrency by value, reached 11-month highs on Monday.

You Can Now Send Bitcoin Tips Over Lightning on Twitter

| Alyssa Hertig

When "liking" your favorite tweet isn't enough, you can now send small bitcoin tips via the lightning network.

Bitmain Announces New, More Efficient 7nm Bitcoin Mining Chip

| Daniel Palmer

Bitmain Technologies has announced a new 7nm bitcoin mining processor that it says offers a big boost in energy efficiency.

Indonesia Passes Rules for Trading of Cryptocurrency Futures

| Yogita Khatri

An Indonesian financial watchdog has set out new regulations for the trading of crypto assets on futures exchanges in the country.

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Craig Wright Claims to Be Satoshi in Critical Response to CFTC on Ethereum

| Yogita Khatri

In a response to the CFTC, nChain chief scientist Craig Wright has criticized ethereum and restated his claim to be Satoshi Nakamoto.

Ethereum Scaling Tech Monoplasma Wants to Let Dapps Broadcast Crypto

| Christine Kim

A new ethereum scaling solution called Monoplasma was announced today by blockchain data platform Streamr.

Ethereum Core Developer Quits Social Media Over ‘Conflict of Interest’ Attacks

| Christine Kim

A long-time contributor to the ethereum codebase is taking a step back from social media after tweeting contentious remarks. 

Crypto Securities Are Years Away from Mainstream, Technologists Say

| Christine Kim

Panelists at ETHDenver agree that despite projections, crypto securities lack the current infrastructure to go mainstream.