The European Union is Ready to Regulate Cryptocurrencies if Global Issues Aren’t Addressed

The European Union is ready to regulate cryptocurrencies. This is what Valdis Dombrovskis commented during a roundtable meeting attended by the European Central Bank (ECB), industry bodies and other important offices. In March, the G-20 will host the 2nd Meeting of Finance and Central Bank Deputies, where cryptocurrency and bitcoin regulations will be debated as Continue Reading

Uzbekistan May Soon legalize Bitcoin and Cryptocurrencies with a New Law

Several countries are trying to support blockchain technology, cryptocurrency developments and start-ups and enterprises related to this industry. Uzbekistan, a country located in Central Asia, may soon pass a law that will legalize Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in the market. Uzbekistan Legalizes Cryptocurrencies The President of Uzbekistan, Shavkat Miriyoyev, has given the task of preparing Continue Reading

Bitcoin.org goes down amid more in-fighting

Update: see below for Cøbra’s statement regarding the downtime Bitcoin.org co-owner “Cøbra” published an open letter yesterday to the Bitcoin community suggesting a hard fork to change the current PoW system to a hybrid PoW and PoS system. Cøbra, who is also the co-owner of bitcointalk.org published this open letter on Medium essentially implying that Continue Reading