A PhD student’s research team has successfully completed the DNA Storage Bitcoin Challenge, and has been awarded 1 bitcoin.
American rapper 50 Cent may have raked in over $7 million USD by accepting Bitcoin for his Animal Ambition album in 2014.
New risk assessment research into Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) has revealed that over 10 percent of all funds raised (some 400 million USD) has been lost or stolen.
Opera has officially released new cryptocurrency mining protection tools in the latest build of its smartphone browser app.
Ledger, the hardware cryptocurrency wallet marque, has succeeded in raising $75 million USD in series B funding.
GDAX has officially concluded its testing process and has launched Bitcoin to Bitcoin Cash trading after sizeable delay from December 2017.
Russian President Vladimir Putin has once again outlined his view that legislation outlining rules for cryptocurrency trades will be needed in the future.
Germany’s central bank has stated that it believes that the international regulation of cryptocurrencies could be the only way forward.
An unidentified hacker has reportedly succeeded in stealing over $400K USD in Stellar Lumens after attacking wallet provider BlackWallet.
KFC has launched the Bitcoin Bucket – a new promotion offering chicken pieces which can be purchased for $20 CAD’s worth of Bitcoin.