P2P crypto trading platform LocalBitcoins has reportedly removed an option allowing users to buy or sell cryptocurrencies in person for cash.
Another crypto buying and selling service has banned Iranian users, pushing them toward anonymous decentralized exchanges.
The Open Money Initiative is bringing insights from Venezuela to help crypto startups make better tools for people in distressed economies.
Peer-to-peer bitcoin trading site LocalBitcoins says it's suffered a hack via a third-party service that affected a small number of users.
Cryptocurrency enthusiasts love to talk about Venezuelan users as an example of bitcoin's subversive potential – but the reality is more complex.
LocalBitcoins, a low-fi exchange launched in 2011, is gaining traction in overlooked markets where people have less access to VC-backed alternatives.
Two bitcoin brokers in Singapore were assaulted and robbed by nearly $300,000 in cash while meeting with a prospect bitcoin seller offline.
A Michigan man has been charged with running an unlicensed money transmitting business after selling more than $150,000 in bitcoin.
A group of enthusiasts have launched a new website dedicated to connecting buyers and sellers of the privacy-focused cryptocurrency monero.
A notable political party in the US is speaking out against the sentencing of a bitcoin trader.