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Japan will tighten the regulation of crypto exchanges
2018-06-16 0 15
The Financial Services Agency of Japan (FSA) is preparing to tighten the requirements for local crypto exchanges to protect investors and reduce the risks of large-scale hacker attacks.  It is ...
Japanese Bic Camera started accepting Bitcoin as a method of payment
2018-06-13 0 24
Last year the Japanese retailer company Bic Camera started accepting cryptocurrency as a method of payment. Payments in Bitcoins accounted less than 1% of all purchases, but the number of ...
Can crypto exchanges really omit governmental regulations?
2018-04-14 0 15
A popular Japanese exchange platform Coincheck lost approximately $530 million as a result of a hacker’s attack. Not so long ago it turned out that trading volumes of one of ...
Two more cryptoexchanges in Japan stopped working
2018-03-29 0 13
Two more cryptoexchanges in Japan stoped their activity on the eve of the immediate closure. Mr. Exchange and Tokyo GateWay have withdrawn earlier applications for licenses from the Financial Services ...
Two more cryptoexchanges will be closed in Japan
2018-03-29 0 16
Two more cryptocurrency platforms in Japan have begun to curtail the activity in anticipation of fast closing. Mr. Exchange and Tokyo GateWay have withdrawn the applications for obtaining licenses of ...
Yahoo Japan will launch its own cryptocurrency exchange
2018-03-23 0 269
The Yahoo Japan corporation will acquire 40% of shares of the Tokyo exchange BitARG next month, and in April 2019 will launch its own trading platform on its basis. BitARG ...
Taiwanese airline FAT Taiwan In will accept Bitcoin
2018-03-07 0 16
In July 2017, AirBaltic announced the acceptance of payment in bitcoins, the American airline Star Jets International began accepting payments in bitcoins, and in December payments in bitcoins and Ethereum ...
Fujitsu will soon detect errors in the source code of smart contracts Ethereum
2018-03-07 0 11
Japanese IT giant Fujitsu announced the development of new software, which should help in the preventive detection of errors in the source code of smart contracts Ethereum. As stated in the ...
Ex-chief economist of the IMF: in ten years bitcoin price will fall to $100
2018-03-07 0 16
Professor of Harvard and the former chief economist of the International Monetary Fund (IMF) Kenneth Rogoff said that with a high probability the price of bitcoin will fall to $100 ...
The authorities of Japan will inspect 15 unlicensed crypto-exchanges
2018-02-17 0 13
Japan’s Finance Minister Taro Aso announced that checks will be conducted in 15 cryptocurrency exchanges of the country that applied for a license (but not yet received).  The minister noted ...
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The complexity Bitcoin mining is growing
As a result of the next recalculation of the complexity of mining Bitcoin on the night of January 14, this figure increased by almost 5%. The complexity of mining is a parameter of the blockchain network, which shows how difficult it is to perform a mathematical calculation to find a new unit and, accordingly, to […]
2019-01-18 0 5
Bitcoin volatility fell by 98% over the year.
Since January last year, the first cryptocurrency volatility has decreased by 98%. So, if on January 16, 2018, this figure was $ 3,468, then a year later – only $ 61, notes CoinDesk Markets analyst Omkar Godboul. The daily volatility over the past year decreased from 9.1% to 3.6%, although on December 16, 2018 was […]
2019-01-17 0 9
Will Ethereum hard fork Constantinople be launched this week?
Ethereum, one of the largest and most influential blockchains in the world, is planning to improve its code in the near future. A massive system upgrade, or hardfork, called “Constantinople” will include a number of technological improvements called to enhance practicality and the architecture of smart contracts. The Ethereum community will make a final decision […]
2019-01-15 0 31
The Brit​ish citizen was trying to buy a gun with cryptocurrency
David Mitchell, a 48-year old British citizen, was arrested by the US police after an attempt to purchase a gun with cryptocurrency via the dark web. Mr. Mitchell was planning to buy a Glock 9mm pistol which costs around £2,000. The man explained to the court that he was curious whether it is possible to […]
2019-01-14 0 18
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