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Cryptocurrency miner Canaan lets Hong Kong IPO application lapse

Canaan Inc, one of the world’s leading cryptocurrency mining equipment makers, has let its application for a Hong Kong IPO of at least...

Bitcoin cash “hard fork”: everything you need to know about the latest cryptocurrency civil...

Imagine you have a dollar in your wallet, and you put it aside for a while and then realise that one coin has...

Chinese headmaster fired after stealing school’s electricity to mine cryptocurrencies

The headmaster of a Chinese high school was fired after stealing electricity from the school to mine cryptocurrency, local media reported. Lei Hua...

Mining bitcoin uses more energy than what’s needed to excavate gold, platinum or copper:...

Extracting a dollar’s worth of cryptocurrency such as bitcoin from the deep Web consumes three times more energy than digging up a dollar’s...

Explainer: What is Hong Kong’s plan for licensing cryptocurrency exchanges

The wild west days of cryptocurrency exchanges in Hong Kong may be at an end. The city’s securities watchdog last week unveiled a...

Cryptocurrency rules to be unveiled by SFC as Hong Kong aims to become major...

Hong Kong’s financial watchdog will today unveil a comprehensive set of regulations governing cryptocurrencies in a move that could help make the city...

Bitcoin turns 10: how everything started with Satoshi Nakamoto’s 9-page white paper

Bitcoin, the world’s first and biggest cryptocurrency, is 10 years old today. It has been a long journey from an abstract concept in...

Who’s the cryptocurrency anime girl that got Elon Musk locked out of his Twitter...

When Elon Musk tweeted something about cryptocurrency, the internet exploded. “Wanna buy some bitcoin?”, the billionaire founder of Tesla and SpaceX on Tuesday...

HTC sells its first blockchain phone for 0.15 bitcoin, about the same price as...

Taiwanese smartphone maker HTC has set the price for its first blockchain-powered handset in cryptocurrencies, making it the first big name in the...

Temasek-backed Vertex invests in Binance to develop fiat-to-cryptocurrency exchange in Singapore

Vertex Ventures, the venture capital arm of Temasek Holdings, said it made an investment in digital asset trading platform operator Binance to develop...

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