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To Regulate Cryptocurrencies or Not? Bitcoin Foundation Says, Not Right Now!

The growing Bitcoin adoption and the popular cryptocurrency’s performance this year has got governments rallying to introduce cryptocurrency regulations in their respective jurisdictions. These attempts have received a mixed reaction from the community as a poorly drafted law can spell the doom of Bitcoin and businesses that are using the cryptocurrency to develop innovative solutions. […]

Charlie Shrem Takes Director Position with Decentral

Major blockchain company Decentralize announced on May 8 they recruited well-known bitcoin extraordinaire and entrepreneur Charlie Shrem as their Director of Business & Community Development. Also read: Well Known Investors Are Betting Big on Bitcoin Shrem will be in charge of propelling their integrative networks forward and aiding CEO Anthony Di Lorio in promoting their products, including the Jaxx brand multi-sig, multi-platform wallet. […]

The One Man Supreme Court Bitlicense Battle Begins in Two Weeks

This past March Bitcoin.com reported on a single Bitcoin entrepreneur taking the New York Bitlicense to court due to the law stifling digital currency businesses and constraining regulations set forth by the New York Division of Financial Services (NYDFS). Now the French national, Theo Chino is taking the case to the Supreme Court with the […]

Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation Says Banks Avoid Bitcoin Due to ‘PR Problem’

The banking establishment has been quick to notice the potentials inherent in blockchains and distributed ledgers, but many in the financial space have warned about the unintended consequences and dangers of integrating this disruptive technology. Chairman of the Bitcoin Foundation, Brock Pierce, doesn’t seem to share these sentiments. In a recent interview with CNBC, Piece […]