One of the biggest crypto exchanges goes dark and users are getting nervous

Kraken went offline at 9 p.m. Pacific Time on Wednesday for maintenance that was initially scheduled to last two hours.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardJan 13th, 2018

One of the biggest crypto exchanges went dark sending users into panic

One of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges has been down for hours and its clients are starting to freak out......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJan 13th, 2018

Some of the biggest crypto exchanges are shutting out new users because they can"t keep up with demand

CEX A number of cryptocurrency exchanges have temporally halted on-boarding of new users.  Crypto-exchanges are under pressure to keep up with the breakneck growth of the booming digital coin market.&n.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderDec 27th, 2017

This Crypto Exchange Is Offering a $250,000 Bounty for Hacker Tip-Offs

Binance is going on the offensive. One of the world's biggest cryptocurrency exchanges is going on the offensive to deter .....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneMar 12th, 2018

AlphaBay, Biggest Online Drug Bazaar, Goes Dark, and Questions Swirl

With the so-called dark net market offline for two days, users asked if it had been seized by law enforcement or taken down in a scam, not simply damaged by technical problems as administrators said......»»

Category: dealsSource: nytJul 6th, 2017

Crypto exchange Unocoin to challenge RBI over access to banking services

Move follows Ahmedabad-based CoinRecoil's writ petition in Delhi HC challenging the RBI notification barring banks from extending services to crypto exchanges.....»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 20th, 2018

Xiaomi, Aramco Will Likely List in Hong Kong, Exchange Chief Says

The chief executive of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing is confident that the city will land some of the biggest listings in the future, he said at The Wall Street Journal’s D.Live tech conference......»»

Category: asiaSource: wsjApr 20th, 2018

The Wall Street Journal: CEO of Hong Kong exchange confident of luring Aramco, Xiaomi

The chief executive of Hong Kong Exchanges and Clearing Ltd. is confident that the city will land some of the biggest listings in the future.....»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2018

Here"s why crypto isn"t accepted for more everyday transactions

AP/Jeff Chiu) Cryptocurrencies are accepted at more than 11,000 brick-and-mortar retailers globally. But crypto users are struggling to use it for more .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

CryptoWatch: Crypto exchange Kraken may have to comply with New York AG’s push for transparency

The New York Attorney General’s office sent a letter to 13 digital currency exchanges in what it said was a “fact finding mission,” to better understand the industry, with the goal of increasing transparency and user protection......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchApr 19th, 2018

Snapchat is doubling down on its biggest advantage by allowing users to jump from AR lenses to shopping in one click (SNAP)

Snapchat/Coty Snapchat is adding a new "Shop Now" button that users can tap to install an app, watch a video or even shop for products — all within the app. The button is available on an enhanced version of its lens product that Snapchat i.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 19th, 2018

Facebook says users must accept targeted ads even under new EU law

The EU law, which takes effect next month, promises the biggest shakeup in online privacy since the birth of the internet......»»

Category: topSource: business-standardApr 18th, 2018

U.S. Crypto Crackdown Begins? Bitcoin Exchanges Face Major New York Probe

Coinbase, Bitfinex and 11 other cryptocurrency exchanges are now feeling the heat from Schneiderman's office......»»

Category: topSource: newsweekApr 18th, 2018

NY attorney general wants "transparency" from crypto exchanges

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman reached out to 13 trading platforms for bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies including Coinbase, seeking transparency......»»

Category: topSource: cnnApr 17th, 2018

New York attorney general wants "transparency" from crypto exchanges

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is demanding transparency from bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies......»»

Category: topSource: moneyApr 17th, 2018

NY AG Launches Probe Of 13 Major Crypto Exchanges (Incl. Coinbase, Gemini)

Crytpocurrencies have been on the rise for last few days (perhaps, as tax-based selling pressure abates) but we suspect downside risk may increase again as WSJ reports NY AG Schneiderman contacts 13 crypto-exchang.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 17th, 2018

Meet the traders, investors, and technologists pioneering crypto on Wall Street

BI This hasn't been an easy year for cryptocurrency enthusiasts. Bitcoin, the largest crypto, is down more than 70% from its all-time highs set at the end of 2017, as regulators look to clamp down on exchanges and tech companies shun.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderApr 12th, 2018

Crypto-mania Returns: Bitcoin Soars $1000 In Minutes, Most Since 2017; Back Above $8000

The last 30 minutes has seen Bitcoin explode higher by over 15% (the biggest move since 2017), breaking above $8,000 on extrem.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeApr 12th, 2018

Dodge & Cox Expands Stake in Telecom Operator

The guru has 10% ownership of Zayo Group, which sells dark or unused fiber to connect users to data centersCheck out Dodge & Cox Stock Picks » Download GuruFolio Report of Dodge & Cox (Updated on 04/09/2018)Related Stocks: ZAYO,.....»»

Category: personnelSource: nytApr 10th, 2018

Facebook Cambridge Analytica Scandal: 10 Questions Answered

Here's what happened. No stranger to public discontent, Facebook Inc. is digging out of one of its biggest crises yet. The personal data of up to 87 million users, mostly in the U.S., was obtained by an analytics firm that, am.....»»

Category: europeSource: fortuneApr 10th, 2018

Bank-Backed Hyperledger Is Slowly Opening to ICOs

Amidst a broad uptick in interest in crypto tokens, a technology platform built by some of the world's biggest enterprises is adapting to the trend......»»

Category: forexSource: coindeskApr 10th, 2018