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CEX.io and Unocoin Announce Fork Arrangements

This week two more exchanges revealed their plans for the upcoming Segwit2x fork this November. The London-based exchange CEX.io explains that whether the company supports the split or not customers will receive split tokens if the fork takes place. Further, the Indian exchange Unocoin has revealed it will be supporting the chain with the most […]

India’s Government Agencies Still Have ‘Concerns’ About Bitcoin

Indian officials revealed last week that the country’s tax agency and investigation taskforce have concerns about money laundering and black market activities associated with bitcoin. India’s Special Investigation Team (SIT) is in the midst of drafting a report detailing problematic issues regarding the decentralized cryptocurrency. Also read: India Considers Issuing Its Own Bitcoin-Like Cryptocurrency as Legal […]

Top Indian Bitcoin Exchange Integrates With Blockchain Wallet

Leading Indian bitcoin exchange Unocoin has partnered with Blockchain, the company behind popular bitcoin wallet, Blockchain.info. Unocoin’s 400,000+ customers can now buy bitcoin inside their Blockchain wallets. Also read: Indian Government to Recommend Bitcoin Regulation Within 6 Months Blockchain Integrates with Unocoin Leading Indian bitcoin exchange and merchant service provider Unocoin has partnered with Blockchain, the operator of […]

UnoCoin Customers Targeted by Bogus Cryptocurrency ICO

Not too long ago, we received word that one of India’s largest Bitcoin exchanges had been affected by a data breach. Contrary to what most people expected, the main objective of the hackers was not to steal funds directly from the company. Rather, they were after the email addresses of customers, who were swiftly bombarded with emails pertaining […]

Fork Watch: Indian Bitcoin Exchanges Will Not Support ‘Bitcoin Cash’

India’s top bitcoin exchanges have announced that they are either not supporting or have not planned to support “Bitcoin Cash,” the new cryptocurrency that is expected to result from a user-activated hard fork (UAHF) on August 1. The exchanges have also announced that they will be suspending bitcoin deposits and withdrawals during that time. Also […]

Indian Bitcoin Hotspot Bangalore Sees 50+ Merchants Added This Month

Bitcoin’s popularity in India is steadily growing, particularly in the country’s third most populous city, Bangalore. Leading Indian bitcoin exchange Unocoin is based in the city, and has been helping merchants accept bitcoin there. Bitcoin.com talked to CEO Sathvik Vishwanath about the bitcoin economy in Bangalore and throughout India. Also read: India Fights Over Which Government […]

Major Indian Bitcoin Exchange Unocoin Offline After Discovering Major Security Flaw

Unocoin, an industry leader among India’s bitcoin exchanges, went offline on Monday night following the discovery of a serious security vulnerability. Also Read: Indian Bitcoin Adoption Responds to Government Signalling for Regulation The Vulnerabilities Have Surfaced Just Weeks After a Unocoin Customer’s Account Was Hacked Major Indian bitcoin exchange, Unocoin, went offline late Monday night […]