Tether is cut adrift

Like a journalist reporting from a flood, Tether is struggling to stay on its feet. Can it hold onto the title of crypto’s foremost stablecoin?

Dr. Doom goes to Washington

True to form, economist Nouriel Roubini blasts all things crypto at a Senate hearing today. Unsurprisingly, crypto experts say he’s way off base.

Tough but fair

Horizen updates its Bitcoin-derived consensus algorithm after suffering a 51% attack. It introduces new rules that act like a referee who lets some things slide.

Flogging a dead horse

Binance will be donating new listing fees to charity in its move toward a decentralized exchange. But it’s not as generous as it seems.

Creating money out of thin ether

A mining pool reels in $850,000 after exploiting a loophole in the currency’s code and not processing any transactions. Maybe Ether does grow on trees.

One giant leap for cryptokind

Some of the world’s biggest financial institutions have joined forces to finance commodities via the ethereum network. Is the network ready?

Is Elon Musk seeing things?

With Ethereum down 85% from its peak, and Twitter diligently eradicating fake accounts, ETH scam bots are struggling to make ends meet

Mt. Gox’s next eruption

More than $1 billion worth of new bitcoin from a bankruptcy settlement is set to start flowing. Will the markets be able to handle it?

Ethereum mining is on the rocks

How low will it go? The price of ether and block rewards is dropping. Competition from centralized operations is worsening. And the little guy is getting squeezed.