Chinese cryptocurrency mining equipment maker Bitmain Technologies Ltd. is investing in a blockchain-based data storage firm called Lambda.
Three hackers who allegedly stole 600 million yuan ($87.6 million) in cryptocurrencies have been detained by police in the city of Xi’an in Northwestern China.
Kryptovault, a crypto mining company in Norway, said it received a bomb threat supposedly because of the noise made from its mining operations.
A cryptocurrency entrepreneur, Michael Terpin, is suing telecommunications giant AT&T Inc. for alleged security lapses that resulted in $24 million worth of cryptocurrencies being hacked from his accounts.
Governor Won Hee-ryong of Jeju Island in South Korea has made an official proposal for the island to become the country’s hub for cryptocurrencies and blockchain in general.
As the Turkish Lira continues its descent against other currencies, more and more people in Turkey are seeking out cryptocurrencies as a safe haven.