Data is the new commodity taking the center stage as an immediate by-product of economic activities.
Bitcoin investments under I-T dept's radar; CBDT sends out notices, says profits from crypto currency trading taxable
Finance Minister Arun Jaitley said in his Budget speech earlier this month that all crypto currencies, which include bitcoins, are illegal
On bitcoins, Ajay Tygai said there should not be any regulatory oversights on blockchain technology as it was useful which should be encouraged
Bitcoin could become a new asset class like gold or stocks and not just a cryptocurrency, claims Chairman of CME Group
Melamed said he expects major investors to take part in bitcoin futures, which the exchange plans to start by the end of year.
China bans companies from raising money via initial coin offerings, could curb cryptocurrency valuation
China on Monday banned and deemed illegal the practice of raising funds through launches of token-based digital currencies.
Global chat platform Kik said on Tuesday it will launch in two weeks the sale of its own crypto currency which is expected to raise $125 million.
The survey study said that though there is a lot of awareness about bitcoins in the system, there are hardly any users of this currency.
Wall Street regulator says initial coin offerings should be subjected to same safeguards as traditional securities sales
Wall Street's main regulator said that initial coin offerings (ICOs) should be subject to the same safeguards required in traditional securities sales.
Some of the hottest tech startups that sell the coins just don't need the venture capitalist money.
India's growing economy and digital push have caught the attention of hackers and an increasing wave of cyber attacks could soon badly impact the country.
Kik is a free chat and messaging application founded in 2009 and built for teenagers, with about 300 million registered users.
Virtual currencies like Bitcoin are all the rage in FinTech, and could potentially transform global commerce in the years ahead. Users are adopting them in the thousands each day and the value of trade in these currencies is witnessing unparalleled growth.
Following the successful demonetization exercise as well as the ongoing transition to digital payments and a less-cash economy, the Fintech space assumes significantly larger importance.
When hackers penetrated a secure authentication system at a bitcoin exchange called Bitfinex earlier this month, they stole about $70 million worth of the virtual currency.
Founded in 2014 by serial entrepreneur Bill Barhydt, Abra is based in Silicon Valley, California.