Zcash for published road map updates for 2018

Zcash for published road map updates for 2018

In accordance with the roadmap published today, the team zcash for planning a series of updates next year. The zcash for the blog, co-founder Zuko Wilcox and technical Director Nathan Wilcox spoke in detail about the two stages of modernization – “Overwinter” and “Sapling”, the latter of which was discussed earlier, during the upgrade road… More

DHL is blackmailing the bomber, demands ransom in bitcoin

DHL is blackmailing the bomber, demands ransom in bitcoin

The blackmailer, whose mail bomb caused the evacuation of the Christmas market last week in Germany, demanded a ransom in bitcoins to the tune of 10 million euros. The ransom message was written in German and was addressed to the company one of the leaders in the market of delivery services, DHL. A bomb containing… More

The South Korean authorities banned the trading of bitcoin derivatives

The South Korean authorities banned the trading of bitcoin derivatives

Regulators in South Korea banned trade futures, and other derivatives based on bitcoin. According to Korea Herald, a new Directive of the financial services Commission has forced several companies, namely, eBest Investment & Securities and Shinhan Financial Investment, to dispense with the holding of seminars on work with bitcoin futures. The seminars were to be… More

The Australian stock exchange, the first in the world to implement blockchain

The Australian stock exchange, the first in the world to implement blockchain

7 Dec Australian stock exchange (ASX) announced its intention to implement blockchain technology is the existing system of processing of equity transactions. ASX in conjunction with the Digital Asset (technology provider) will be the world’s first stock exchange, which uses blockchain technology for their main services. The exchange will implement blockchain technology to replace the… More

In Russia decided to legalize cryptocurrencies and regulate mining

In Russia decided to legalize cryptocurrencies and regulate mining

The Russian government is currently working on legislation on trade in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. The Ministry of Finance proposed to consider mining of crypto-currencies as an illegal activity. However, their purchase will not be prosecuted. Deputy Finance Minister Alexei Moiseev said: “The fines will be different, mainly administrative, but if someone created a cryptocurrency… More

The market capitalization of Bitcoin exceeded $300 billion

The market capitalization of Bitcoin exceeded $300 billion

It’s hard to believe, but the market capitalization of Bitcoin exceeded $300 billion total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies approaching $450 billion. Just two weeks ago, the market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies funds amounted to $300 billion, of which capitalization of Bitcoin had more than half. The meteoric rise of Bitcoin has left its rivals… More