Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News

n nn nn n nnSummaryThe bitcoin market is seeing some pullback as the monthly and weekly resistance level has proven to be a tough level to crack. On the daily level we can see a couple of attempts to break the level, but ultimately this was matched with strong selling pressure.On bitcoins four-hour chart we can see that support that once held the market up is now turning into support with a failure to reclaim the level.If we fail to reclaim the $7,800s, we can
Kiosk network Coinstar has expanded its bitcoin-buying service, adding around 100 new outlets and growing U.S. coverage to 21 states.
Moiz Kohari, State Street's global chief technology architect, has left to build a new data privacy startup.
Bitcoin dived out of a narrowing price range on Wednesday, opening the doors for a deeper drop to $7,200.
Swiss luxury watchmaker Franck Muller has launched a limited-edition bitcoin timepiece dubbed Encrypto that comes with a cold wallet.
For its Version 2 launch, crypto interest app Compound has partnerships with Coinbase Wallet, Zerion and a bridge to fellow DeFi leader Uniswap.
Rep. Eric Swalwell is accepting donations in six cryptocurrencies to support his bid for the U.S. presidency in 2020.
The Bank of Russia will consider the use of a gold-backed cryptocurrency to facilitate international settlements, according to its governor.
Japans financial watchdog is said to be inspecting crypto exchanges over anti-money laundering measures ahead of June's G20 meeting.
Unstoppable Domains says its decentralized registry can create a censorship-resistant internet, and big investors are backing the idea.
Founder of ethereum Vitalik Buterin proposed Wednesday a simple design to enhance privacy features on the ethereum blockchain.
Five months after receiving a BitLicense, Robinhood is now offering ethereum and bitcoin trading in New York State.
The SEC has accused Daniel Pacheco of running a $26 million Ponzi scheme disguised as a cryptocurrency.
Coinbase Commerce the exchange unicorn's app for online retailers hit a milestone after seeing an uptick in volume in Q2 2019.
You can now pay your AT&T bill with crypto.
Coinbase will now let its retail customers buy or trade the DAI stablecoin, so long as they don't live in New York.
FINRA has approved Grayscale Investments' ethereum trust shares for sale to mom-and-pop investors.
n nn nn AT&T customers can now use bitcoin to settle their bills online.According to a press release from the Dallas-based mobile carrier, customers who want to use cryptocurrency to pay their bills can do so by selecting BitPay as a payment option on the myAT&T app or when they log in to their account. BitPay is a popular crypto payment service that helps businesses accept cryptocurrencies for payments online.It&x27s exciting for BitPay to suppo
n Changpeng Zhao is seeking damages from VC firm Sequoia Capital China for having ostensibly hurt his reputation and unjustly prevented him from raising capitaln
n Financial service provider SIX is developing a stablecoin pegged to the Swiss francn
n Crypto lender Dharma has begun supporting the peer-to-peer lending of USDCn
n The University of Tokyo, Toyota and Japanese online renewable energy retailer Trende Inc. plan to jointly conduct tests for a blockchain-powered electricity trading systemn
n Trust but verify All exchanges are required to provide mandatory API data to CoinMarketCap by June 2019 or get delisted from the service. Will this new scheme cleanse the market from untrustworthy datan
n Eric Swalwell, a United States Democratic presidential candidate for the 2020 elections, has launched a crypto donations campaignn
n Plans to develop a cryptocurrency wallet have reportedly been canceled by Dutch bank Rabobankn
n Fraudsters have been adding fake crypto wallets to the Google Play store in an attempt to cash in on rising bitcoin pricesn
n Several blockchain use cases relevant to the real estate industry have been detailed in a recently released report by the Enterprise Ethereum Alliancen
n Blockchain gaming platform The Abyss has partnered with Epic Games, the company that developed successful video game Fortniten
n Russias central bank will consider an opportunity to issue a gold-backed cryptocurrency to close mutual settlements with other countriesn
n Following regulatory approval, Grayscales third cryptocurrency trust is about to hit the retail marketn
n San Francisco-based blockchain firm Unstoppable Domains raised $4 million in a round backed by Tim Draper to offer domains that cannot be shut downn
n Following the acquisition of a BitLicense in January this year, Robinhood has officially rolled out zero-fee crypto trading in New Yorkn
n U.S. telecoms giant AT&T is now accepting payments in cryptocurrency through BitPayn
n California resident Daniel Pacheco has been accused by the U.S. SEC of allegedly operating a $26 million cryptocurrency pyramid schemen
n nn nn More crypto users can now walk into their local grocery store and purchase cryptocurrencies, thanks to the expansion of a partnership between Bitcoin ATM operator Coinme and coin-cashing machine purveyor Coinstar.The expansion, announced in a press release, means that bitcoin will be available for purchase at over 2,200 locations in 21 states and the District of Columbia. The partnership began in early 2019 and grew to offer bitcoin purchases at kiosks in
n nn nn The founder of defunct cryptocurrency exchange Cryptopia, which entered liquidation following a hack in January 2019, has launched a new exchange called Assetylene.The LinkedIn employment history for the founder of the failed New Zealand exchange, Adam Clark, indicates that hes been working on Assetylene since September 2018, which is also when the exchanges Twitter account went live. With fewer than 100 followers, the account is billed as representing New
n Following a mild correction which began yesterday, crypto markets have today tipped into deeper red with bitcoin BTC today dropping below the $7,600 markn
n Users can now buy bitcoin with USD in 21 U.S. states via an expanded partnership between Coinme and Coinstarn
Binance CEOChangpeng Zhao is taking Sequoia Capital back to court, claiming the VC firm hurt his reputation.
Adam Clark, creator of the now-defunct Cryptopia, is trying again with a new exchange. Details are slim.
Coinbase Commerce, the crypto exchange's merchants payments offering, has added support for dollar-pegged stablecoin USD Coin.
A bitcoin transaction mixer has been seized and shut down by authorities in the European Union.
No, the U.S. government didn't officially recognize Craig Wright as Satoshi.
Watch nearly every Consensus 2019 talk on CoinDesk right now.
SIX, the Swiss national stock exchange group, is working on creating its own stablecoin pegged to the Swiss franc.
n May will reportedly become the biggest month for CMEs bitcoin futures trading, with an average of 14,000 contractsn
n Russias central bank believes that the draft bill on crypto regulation is prepared enough to be adopted in spring 2019, in accordance with the order of president Vladimir Putinn
n An Israeli judge has ruled that bitcoin is an asset and not a currencyn
n Bitcoin falls under the $7,900 mark again as most of the top 20 cryptocurrencies report moderate losses on the dayn
n Are we seeing yet another case of inaccurate reporting by Ripple as Coin Metrics say its on-chain data and quarterly reports dont line up. Lets investigaten