Category: CoinDesk

Crypto exchange Coinbase will now let its retail customers buy or trade the DAI stablecoin, so long as they don’t live in New York. The exchange announced Thursday that...

AT&T’s Death Star logo may have really been a moon after all, with the telecom giant announcing Thursday that it will accept bill payments in the form of crypto...

People really do seem to be buying things with cryptocurrency. Announced today, Coinbase Commerce – the exchange unicorn’s app for online retailers – has exceeded $50 million in transactions...

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is suing a California resident on charges of selling unregistered securities and conducting a Ponzi scheme disguised as a cryptocurrency. The SEC...

“We need a first step toward more privacy,” Vitalik Buterin, founder of the ethereum blockchain network, said Wendesday. In a new HackMD post, Buterin detailed a design to help obscure...

Robinhood, the popular stock and crypto investing app, has officially launched bitcoin, ethereum, and other cryptocurrency trading in New York. Silicon Valley-based Robinhood received a BitLicense from the New York...

Russia’s central bank will consider the use of a gold-backed cryptocurrency to facilitate international settlements, according to a Tass report. Elvira Nabiullina, governor of the Bank of Russia, said Thursday...

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) is said to be scrutinizing cryptocurrency exchanges in the country to ensure anti-money laundering (AML) processes are in place. A report from the Nikkei...

A blockchain startup is bringing the fight for free speech to the domain level. Unstoppable Domains announced Thursday a $4 million Series A led by venture capital firm Draper...

HODLers looking for returns on their crypto now have more flexibility in the Compound app. The decentralized finance (DeFi) pioneer’s latest version launched Thursday with a number of new...