Nonprofits turn to cryptocurrency to help needy Venezuelans

BARQUISIMETO, Venezuela (AP) — Andreina Cordero started the year skipping meals so her three kids could eat. Her husband, a construction worker, was out of a job. And the family's savings had been dev...

TokenBacon revolutionizes Taiwan’s art market

TAIPEI (Taiwan News) -- Taiwan tech startup TokenBacon has developed the world's first-ever cross-blockchain cloud platform, allowing users to quickly build their own blockchain service. In doi...

UK lawmakers: "Wild West" cryptocurrencies need regulation

LONDON (AP) — British lawmakers are urging regulation for cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin in a report that describes the current situation as the "Wild West." In a report Wednesday ...

Bitcoin Foundation Founder Charlie Shrem Joins XYO Network Advisory Board

SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--May 10, 2018--The XYO Network announces today that Charlie Shrem has joined the Board of Advisors. Shrem is a bitcoin pioneer, social economist, digital currency trader and...

Bank of England chief slams cryptocurrencies; urges action

LONDON (AP) — Bank of England Governor Mark Carney has launched a withering attack on cryptocurrencies, such as Bitcoin. In a speech Friday to the Scottish Economics conference in Ed...