Bitcoin Hits Record High

Bitcoin reached an all-time high Wednesday, crossing the $66,000 threshold and blowing past the previous high of $64,889 in April.

Coinbase Wants a Dedicated Federal Regulator for Crypto

Coinbase is calling on the US government to establish a new regulator for the crypto and digital assets market.

Vladimir Putin Signals Support for Cryptocurrencies

Russian President Vladimir Putin has come out in support of cryptocurrencies, at a time when Russia is the third-biggest crypto mining country.

Bank of America Coverage Pushes Bitcoin Past $50,000

In one of the biggest endorsements of cryptocurrency, Bank of America has initiated coverage of Bitcoin, driving its price past $50,000.

New Zealand May Launch Its Own Digital Currency

New Zealand is exploring the possibility of launching its own digital currency, the latest indication of how much such currencies are transforming the market.

Coinbase Now Supports Paycheck Deposit to Coinbase Accounts

Coinbase is making it easier to fund accounts, allowing users to deposit part of their paycheck directly into their accounts.

China’s Cryptocurrency Crackdown Intensifies, All Transactions Banned

China is intensifying its war on cryptocurrencies, banning all transactions, as well as all mining.

SEC’s Gensler Doesn’t Believe Cryptocurrencies Are Viable Long-Term

US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) Chairman Gary Gensler has cast further doubt on cryptocurrencies, saying he doesn’t believe they are viable long-term.

Fact Check: Walmart Is NOT Partnering With Litecoin

Walmart and Litecoin are both debunking news of a partnership, saying nothing is in the works.

Mastercard Buys CipherTrace to Boost Its Own Crypto Capabilities

Mastercard announced it has acquired CipherTrace, as the payments company continues to expand its crypto capabilities.