Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey Launches His Own Bitcoin Nodes

CEO of Twitter and Square Jack Dorsey revealed today that he is now running his own Bitcoin nodes. Jack Dorsey posted a picture that shows nodes in action and captioned it ‘running Bitcoin. Nodes are very important in the Bitcoin blockchain because they help in verifying bitcoin transactions and confirming legitimate bitcoin transactions from non-legitimate … Read more

Central Bank of Nigeria Issues Directive to Banks to Close Accounts of All Crypto Users ‘Immediately’

The Central Bank of Nigeria CBN has sent a directive to all banks, ordering them to shut down accounts of cryptocurrency users. The CBN made a reference to an earlier warning issued in January 2017 on the ‘risk associated with transactions in cryptocurrency.’ According to the letter signed by the Director of Banking Supervision Bello … Read more