Coinbase Pro to Change Its Fee Structure Later this Week

Coinbase Pro is modifying its fee structure later this week, with bottom tier traders witnessing an increase and higher value customers paying less.

How Digital Currency and Blockchain Technology Could Eliminate Charity Fraud

According to statistics, over one-third of fraudulent activities in the sector are committed internally by either the trustees, volunteers, or the staff themselves. With the emergence of nascent technologies like blockchain and digital currencies, international humanitarian organizations are now hoping to change all that.

CoinMarketCap Integrates Blockchain Analytics Platform’s Crypto Metrics

Flipside Crypto’s digital asset rating system FCAS has recently been added to CoinMarketCap, an online platform that provides statistical data on the cryptocurrency markets.

Neo Bank 2gether Introduces Prepaid Crypto Debit Card

Next generation collaborative banking platform 2gether is introducing a prepaid Visa debit card that allows customers to use digital currencies as tender. 

Stablecoin USDT Also Backed by “Other Assets,” According to Tether

Tether Limited, the company behind the issuance of the controversial stablecoin USDT, has recently updated its terms of service, indicating that the token is now also backed by reserves consisting of “traditional currency and cash equivalents and … other assets and receivables from loans made by Tether to third parties.”     

Governments Use Christchurch Attack to Enforce Censorship

Governments are using the Christchurch incident to enforce thought policing and censorship.

Overstock Delays Plans to Sell E-Commerce Business

Overstock has put off e-commerce business sale, delaying cash infusion for crypto ventures.

Tel Aviv Court Overrules Bank’s Closure of Crypto Mining Firm’s Account

An Israeli court has overruled a local bank’s previous decision to close the account of a Bitcoin mining firm over concerns of potential money laundering.

Six International Banks Sign Up to Issue Stablecoins on IBM’s World Wire

Six international banks have inked letters of intent to issue stablecoins on World Wire.

Japanese Police Charge Minor with Crypto Theft

Japanese police have accused an unnamed Japanese minor with stealing funds from Monappy, a Japanese art trading site.

ICOBox Announces the Culmination of Its ICOS Program

ICOBox, one of the global leaders in ICO marketing, has chosen to culminate its ICOS program, which intended to assist promising but underfunded new projects to have access to the tools created by ICOBox.

Donut Crypto Investment App Secures $1.8 Million in Funding Round

Donut, a cryptocurrency investment app provider, has secured $1.8 million in a seed funding round.

Chinese Government Officials Face Ransomware Attack

A Chinese provincial government has revealed through its website that the National Network and Information Security Information Center has recognized overseas hackers targeting government departments’ websites with emails that contain ransomware.

Ethereum Core Developers Approve Implementation of ASIC-Resistant Proof-of-Work

Ethereum core developers have recently reached a general consensus on the implementation of the proposed Application Specific Integrated Circuit-resistant Proof of Work algorithm ProgPoW.

Blockchain Interoperability Project Raises $9 Million in Funding Led by Paradigm

Tendermint, a blockchain interoperability project, has secured $9 million in a Series A funding round led by Paradigm, a technology-focused venture capital firm.