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IBM, Mediaocean Partner to Tackle Ad Industry Opacity with Blockchain

IBM iX – Big Blue's digital strategy arm – and ad software provider Mediaocean are teaming up to form a blockchain consortium aimed...

Former Indian Lawmaker Declared ‘Offender’ in Bitcoin Extortion Case

A former Indian legislator who was allegedly involved in a $1.3 million bitcoin extortion case has been declared a "proclaimed offender" by a local...

Bitcoin, DLT and Bank Ledgers: A Central Banker’s View

Yao Qian is the director-general of the Institute of Digital Money of the People's Bank of China. This article represents his personal academic...

Major Crypto Exchanges Face Action Over Money-Laundering Fears

Japan's financial watchdog is reportedly planning to force improvements at a number of licensed cryptocurrency exchanges over perceived issues with internal systems, including...

Central Banks Will Jump-Start the Decentralization of Money

Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain research at MIT's Digital Currency Initiative. The following...

Internet Cafes Hacked to Mine $800,000 in Siacoin Cryptocurrency

A group of hackers has allegedly colluded with computer maintenance firms in China to hack into computers owned by internet cafes to mine...

Freedom of the Press Foundation Now Accepts Donations in 5 Cryptos

The Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF) now officially accepts donations made with cryptocurrencies, the non-profit announced Monday. The move is "a natural fit"...

Payments Firm Square Receives BitLicense from New York

Digital payments firm Square has received a BitLicense from regulators in the state of New York. The company announced Monday that the New York Department...

Ukraine Arrests Suspects Tied to Fraudulent Crypto Exchanges

Ukrainian authorities have arrested four individuals suspected of running fake cryptocurrency exchanges, the nation's federal police force announced Saturday. The National Police of Ukraine...

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