Smart contract coders could be held liable for providing predictive "event contracts" on a blockchain, a CFTC commissioner has said.
SpankChain reported Thursday night that a hacker who stole 165 ETH from its payment platform had returned the funds.
SpankChain, a cryptocurrency project focused on the adult industry, lost almost $40,000 due to a smart contract flaw on Saturday.
By the end of the year, an initial coin offering will be launched on bitcoin. thanks to sidechains tech.
E-payment startup Wyre has acquired bitcoin smart contract developer Hedgy to broaden the scope of its offerings.
Ripio is driving mainstream adoption among the unbanked of South America, offering crypto loans in Argentina, Mexico, and Brazil.
An Australian federal agency is developing a blockchain that will allow businesses to carry out transactions based on smart legal contracts.
Bitcoin cash devs are fighting over what code changes to make next. If no one compromises, hard-forked coin could itself split into two.
The U.K. Law Commission has launched research investigating reforms that would bring legal clarity to the use of blockchain-based smart contracts.
Malta is writing laws for tomorrow's economy rather than trying to impose yesterday's rules upon it. Consider the way it is legally recognizing DAOs.