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‘Hope it Makes Me Rich’ — Ex-Trump Advisor Joins Crypto ‘Central Bank’

Stephen Moore — the economist who advised Trump on his tax cut policy and made an aborted Trump-backed bid to join the United S...

Bitcoin Breaks $200 Billion Market Cap For the First Time in 17 Months

Bitcoin (BTC) set a new 15-month record high price on June 25 as the largest cryptocurrency continues its giant three-month bul...

Circle and Coinbase’s Centre Seeks to Form Consortium to Promote, Issue USDC

Stablecoins have become rather frequently discussed in the news and social media over the past few weeks, especially with the n...

Former Trump Economic Adviser Expresses Support For Facebook’s Libra

A former economic adviser to United States President Donald Trump has expressed support for Facebook’s stablecoin Libra, Yahoo ...

Facebook Adds Senior Job Vacancy for Calibra Wallet on Careers Site

Facebook has started advertising for a head of data science to work on its Calibra wallet, a recent job posting shows. Accordin...

Facebook’s Foray into Cryptocurrency Poses New Risks for Banks

The Bank of International Settlements (BIS) has warned that the financial services poised to be offered by big tech firms such ...

Researchers Uncover Threat of ‘Unusual’ Virtual Machine Crypto Mining

Cybersecurity firm ESET has detected what it describes as an unusual and persistent cryocurrency miner distributed for macOS an...

Bitcoin Hits 15-Month High as Naysayers Double Down on ‘Dead Cat Bounce’

Bitcoin (BTC) was holding steady around $10,850 on June 24 after a fresh surge took it above $11,000 for the first time in over...

Bitcoin Falls Under $10,700 as Top Cryptos See Mixed Movements

Monday, June 17 — Most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies are reporting mixed movements on the day by press time, as bitcoin (BTC) ...

Ethereum Co-Founder Criticizes Facebook’s Libra Token for Centralization

Ethereum co-founder Joseph Lubin said that Facebook’s Libra token is like “a centralized wolf in a decentralized sheep’s clothi...