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Zcash Forks Into New Blockchain Network Ycash

A new blockchain network called Ycash forked from the Zcash (ZEC) privacy coin, having a total supply amounts to 21 million coins. The Ycash Foundation posted a tweet revealing that the first block of the…


This Week in Cryptocurrency: July 19th, 2019

Cryptocurrency Market Update Ouch. But we’re used to it!  This wasn’t the best week for cryptocurrency markets in recent weeks, but the volatility isn’t anything we haven’t seen before. If you’ve been following cryptocurrency markets…



BitMex Allegedly Under Investigation by CFTC

The BitMex exchange is allegedly under investigation by the United States’ Commodities and Futures Trading Commission (CFTC). Regarding the situation, Bloomberg posted the following information: “The months-long CFTC probe is focused on whether BitMEX broke…




UK Bitcoin Embassy Burglarized by Thieves

The Bitcoin Embassy on Formans Road which is located in UK, Birmingham, was taken by assault by a group of thieves at 10 pm on July 15. The entire incident was posted to Facebook, with…


BitMEX reportedly probed by US commodity watchdog

The US Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has launched an investigation into digital currency exchange BitMEX, Bloomberg has reported, citing unnamed sources familiar with the situation. According to a Bloomberg report published earlier today, the…