The rise of the new crypto “mafias”

Ash Egan Contributor Ash Egan leads crypto investing at Accomplice. He formerly was a VC at ConsenSys Ventures and Converge. In the early 2000s, journalists popularized the term “PayPal mafia&#8

Crypto exchange Binance prepares to add margin trading ‘soon’

Binance, the world’s most prominent crypto exchange, says it is close to adding a much-anticipated margin-trading feature to its service following weeks of speculation. The company tweeted confi

Beating back bears, Bitcoin briefly balloons beyond $4,900

Bitcoin went on a tear in early morning trading earlier today, popping up to above $4,900 and reminding some investors of the good old days of 2017. The currency is still trading up above 15 percent a

Crypto exchange Kraken acquires Crypto Facilities

Cryptocurrency exchange Kraken just closed its biggest acquisition to date. The company is buying Crypto Facilities in a nine-figure deal. Crypto Facilities is an exchange and index provider regulated

Mt. Gox’s trustee has finished examining claims for missing bitcoins

Bitcoin Exchange Kraken Acquires Coinsetter To Expand To The U.S.

According to <a target="_blank" href="">Bitcoinity</a>, Kraken is the largest EUR bitcoin exchange in the world with <a target="_blank"

Mt. Gox Customers Can Now File Claims For Their Lost Bitcoins

There's positive news for customers of Mt. Gox, the once industry-leading bitcoin exchange that blew up in spectacular fashion last year, after its creditors began accepting bankruptcy claims.

Google Launches Octane: A New JavaScript Benchmark Based On Popular Apps And Libraries

Google's Chrome team just <a target="_blank" href="">launched</a> <a target="_blank" href="http://octane-benchmark.googlecode

Google Calls Out Rivals' Web Benchmark Tools, Rebuilds Them To Better Gauge Chrome

<img class="alignright size-full wp-image-300379" title="k" src="" alt="" />When it comes to Chrome, Google has long been addicted to speed. And fo