Coinbase Gets Summons From IRS
Coinbase dominated the news as the IRS issued a summons for all user information from 2013 to 2015.
Bitcoin Spam Attacks Delays A Large Amount Of Transactions.
Many bitcoin transactions remained in an unconfirmed state due to what appears to be a spamming attack. The spamming attack caused delays that lasted up to 24 hours or more in some instances.
Big Names Begin To Withdraw from R3 AKA R3CEV
Morgan Stanley, Goldman Sachs and Santander all reported to withdraw from R3CEV or R3 blockchain consortium.
Ethereum Forks Again!
Ethereum continues to fork. How does this project stay so relevant?
Charlie Shrem , Back In The Crypto Game With New Company.
Charlie Shrem and Jason Granger launch Intellisys Capital. Intellisys will issue tokens issued on the Ethereum blockchain that will represent shares in various businesses.
Factom Receives Grant From Gates Foundation.
Factom recieves grant from the Bill and Melinda Gates foundation for blockchain based medical records project.
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OKcash turned 2 years old this week. The Dood gets interview with OKtoshi, lead dev of OKcash and ROKOS.