How the Status ICO almost crashed the ethereum network

Status project launched the long anticipated ICO of the Status token and managed to raise 300,000 Ether within 24 hours causing a congestion of the ethereum network, Read more: bitcoinist.com

How bitcoin scaling upgrade could finally happen

As various scaling proposal deadlines loom, bitcoin is either on the verge of the biggest change in its history, or its biggest political failure. Read more: www.coindesk.com

GPU shortages in Russia as Bitcoin fever continues

Bitcoin's high price is causing GPU shortages in Russia. Customers are buying 600 Graphics Cards at a time in order to mine cryptocurrency in exchange for Bitcoin. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Payza adds new cryptocurrencies to exchange

Payza announced a cryptocurrency exchange expansion to include the "most popular" Bitcoin alternatives: Ethereum, Ripple, Litecoin, Dash & Monero. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Ethereum price skyrockets

Ethereum has seen an unprecedented growth, further fueling the argument for its suitability as an alternative retirement investment fund. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Litecoin’s price tops $50 to set new all-time high

Spurred by a sudden exchange listing, the price of the cryptocurrency litecoin hit a new all-time high today above $50. Read more: www.coindesk.com

India inches closer to developing cryptocurrency rules

Government agencies in India are reportedly moving closer to developing regulations around cryptocurrencies. Read more: www.coindesk.com

Cryptocurrency startup Byteball now offers new online services

Russian-based next generation cryptocurrency platform Byteball now offers users an online bot store and P2P insurance. Read more: bitcoinist.com

Colu introduces Local Pound currency

Colu, a blockchain-powered platform for creating digitized, localized currencies, launched its second currency in the UK: the Local Pound. Read more: www.crowdfundinsider.com

Compcoin announces $45m ICO for its AI trading platform

Digital currency startup Compcoin has announced the launch of its ICO on June 14, 2017. The company has set the fundraising target of $45 million. Read more: bitcoinist.com