‘We Need an International Discussion on Cryptocurrencies’: OECD’s Medcraft

‘We Need an International Discussion on Cryptocurrencies’: OECD’s MedcraftGreg Medcraft, Director of the Directorate for Financial and Enterprise Affairs of the OECD, recently revealed that he believes we need an “international discussion on cryptocurrencies,” and that blockchain technology will propel the “next revolution.” During an interview on the sidelines of G20 with Brazilian news outlet

The NSA Has Been Tracking Bitcoin Users, Snowden Papers Reveals

The NSA Has Been Tracking Bitcoin Users, Snowden Papers RevealsNot to be mistaken for another Jason Bourne thriller, the Edward Snowden papers show a US government/bitcoin connection. The Intercept is reporting classified documents leaked by Snowden prove that the US National Security Agency (NSA) in fact was keeping tabs on bitcoin users globally, as evidenced by

FTC Creates Blockchain Working Group

On Friday, the Federal Trade Commission (FTC) established a blockchain working group, which will facilitate external coordination on enforcement actions among other responsibilities.