BTC-e has been closed down by U.S. law enforcement agencies, and the SEC is clamping down on ICOs.
Segregated witness, a long-awaited upgrade to the Bitcoin protocol, will finally activate. And Parity’s Ethereum wallet software has been hacked.
The Tezos blockchain project has raised a record amount in its initial coin offering, and the Bitcoin testnet forked this week.
The IRS is scaling back tax investigations into Bitcoin owners, and the city of Zug will launch an Ethereum-based identity service.
As of today, Bitcoin is exempt from consumption tax in Japan, and even Bitcoin skeptic Mark Cuban is now participating in an ICO.