Following a $69.1 million tax bill imposed by South Korea’s National Tax Service (NTS) in late 2019, cryptocurrency exchange giant Bithumb has filed a complaint with the Tax Tribunal to negate the tax bill. The NTS and Bithumb must wait 90 days for a decision from the tribunal. Bithumb Wants Their ..
The decentralized oracle project Chainlink was one of the big winners in the 2019 cryptoeconomy, particularly on the fronts of adoption, partnerships, and price action. The rise is not necessarily surprising: Oracles are tough to build and highly in demand, and Chainlink is one of the earliest effo..
For some reason or another, the citizens of the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency world have made Twitter their online home. While there are other forums for members of this community to convene such as Reddit or BitcoinTalk, Twitter, a social media platform most often associated with politicians and meme..
Blockstream is a Bitcoin development company that has positioned themselves among the leaders of innovation in the broader industry. Founded by a team of notable cryptographers and Bitcoin developers, Blockstream offers a suite of open-source technology and projects designed to push the edges of a ..
Heath Tarbert, chairman of the U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) is the latest to weigh in on the conversation surrounding whether XRP should be classified as a security or a commodity. The U.S. financial regulatory chief did not, however, provide any clarity on the subject. Ripple, ..
The crypto payments space might be the next big area of development within the blockchain sector. Now that cryptos have become a form of international cash, platforms like Multichain Ventures are in a good position to use their existing technology to bring crypto payments to the masses. Multichain ..
In 2008, Satoshi Nakamoto published the Bitcoin whitepaper to a cryptography mailing list at metzdowd.com. While this whitepaper and the subsequent original software that the coder released has developed into a multi-billion-dollar industry, with an array of cryptocurrencies and companies surroundin..
The last couple of years have marked an increase in the overall public awareness of cryptocurrencies worldwide. In return, a larger number of people have expressed their interest in purchasing or earning digital currencies. While buying your favorite coin via an exchange is likely the easiest way t..
Last year was an interesting one for Litecoin, as the Bitcoin spinoff — the so-called silver to BTC’s gold — had an acute surge of interest before and after its August “halving,” which saw the blockchain’s block rewards routinely cut in half. With Litecoin’s rewards axed from 25 LTC to 12.5 LTC for..
Once again, Bitcoin (BTC) has started to pick up steam, with the cryptocurrency rallying to a nearly two-month high of $8,580 just minutes ago as of the time of writing this. This sudden 6% surge from $8,050 has since retraced slightly, with BTC now trading at $8,500 flat, analysts are becoming con..