UPbit and Bithumb, two of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges in South Korea and the global cryptocurrency market, have faced backlash and criticism from the local cryptocurrency market for the scandalous behavior since early May 2018.
South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Korbit has withdrawn support for five cryptocurrencies, following a similar decision in recent days from Japan’s Coincheck exchange.
South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Korbit has announced that it will no longer support the trading of five cryptocurrencies: dash, monero, zcash, augur, and steem. This announcement came just days after hacked Japanese exchange Coincheck confirmed the delisting of privacy coins..
Seoul mayor Park Won-soon, is touting a wider blockchain push as part of his campaign pitch for potential re-election this year.
Seoul mayor Park Won-soon, is pledging to focus on blockchain innovation as part of his campaign pitch for potential re-election this year.
2017 was a stellar year for crypto prices and ICO earnings. The astronomic climb in bitcoin prices and the millions of dollars raised by numerous ICO projects stole most of the headlines. In 2018, crypto prices have taken a hammering but blockchain, the underlying technology appears to be flourishing..
Blockchain apps are an integral part of the sprawling tech landscape in South Korea. From gaming to fitness, app developers compete against each other to capture the attention and imagination of the public..
A notable week for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) – the network successfully upgraded the blockchain protocol by extending the block size to 32MB. Also, Seminole County in Florida will accept tax payments in both Bitcoin Cash (BCH) and Bitcoin Core (BTC) thanks to a partnership with Bitpay..
Blue Frontiers signed a much-publicized memorandum of understanding with French Polynesia. The Floating Island Project is exactly as it reads, only it’s to be an independent government complete with its own cryptocurrency.
A Japanese government-approved cryptocurrency exchange has resumed expanding overseas. Already operating in five countries with a plan to launch in more in the near future, the exchange aims to construct a global network of crypto transactions..