New York Reportedly Readies Bitcoin Licenses for Coinbase and Ripple Labs

Coinbase and Ripple Labs Inc. are close to receiving bitcoin licenses to offer their virtual currency services in New York State, according to Reuters. Both companies have provided applications to the state’s Department of Financial Services (NYSDFS), according to a notice on the department’s website. The notices usually post following completion of the paperwork, according […]

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Why Satoshi’s Identity Matters & Why It’s Irrelevant for Bitcoin

There is one credible argument about why it is important to know Satoshi Nakamoto’s identity. His public wallets will account for about 5.5 % of the total number of bitcoins which will be in circulation after the 21 millionth – the last- bitcoin has been mined in approximately the year 2140. That theoretically could undermine […]

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