Blockchain News

Blockchain is a public ledger of all Bitcoin transactions that have ever been executed. It’s constantly growing as ‘completed’ blocks are added to it with a new set of recordings. The blocks are added to the blockchain in a linear, chronological order.

May 16th, 2014

The first day of the first annual Bitcoin2014 conference in Amsterdam started with the introduction to Blockchain Awards.

Winklevoss Twins Are Planning to List Bitcoin Index on NASDAQ
May 9th, 2014

The Winklevoss brothers intend to list their Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust on the NASDAQ stock exchange.

May 9th, 2014

The Industrial and Commercial Bank of China (ICBC) joins a host of other Chinese banks that will prohibit bitcoin businesses.

May 7th, 2014

China’s major virtual-currency exchange BTC China has suspended yuan deposits from the Bank of China, according to a tweet sent from its account.

May 7th, 2014

Bitcoin has been hit once again by the Chinese regulatory hammer as the crackdown gets stronger, due to the warnings issued by People’s Bank of China.

May 5th, 2014

German Fidor Bank integrated Ripple payment protocol into its transaction infrastructure.

May 3rd, 2014

Chinese bitcoin exchange FXBTC is set to be closed on May 10th due to the growing restrictions from the People’s Bank of China.

April 27th, 2014

Bitcoin prices decreased as BTC China, a China’s largest bitcoin trading platform, stopped Yuan deposits.

Bitcoin Price Drops $40 Following Reports of New PBOC Warnings
April 25th, 2014

Bitcoin prices fell after PBOC issued warnings to banks and other payment institutions to restrict interactions with bitcoin exchanges.

Amsterdam’s Bitcoin 2014 Conference to Host First Annual Blockchain Awards
April 16th, 2014

The Bitcoin Foundation today announced on their blog that the first annual Blockchain Awards will be hosted at the Bitcoin 2014 Conference that takes place in Amsterdam from May 15th – May 17th.

April 2nd, 2014

Chinese exchanges were notified that their certain accounts will be terminated.

March 16th, 2014

Mizuho Bank has became ensnared in North American legal fallout from Mt. Gox which collapsed last month after losing $400 Million worth of customers’ digital currency.

March 13th, 2014

Bitcoin has potential as a payment technology but is not likely to become an alternative currency, according to a new report from Goldman Sachs.