“Prosecutors in the German federal state of Bavaria have sold seized cryptocurrency worth €12 mln ($13.9 mln), the highest such sale in German legal history” (Cointelegraph).
The paper published by The Bank of England “argues that such a scenario – involving universal disintermediated access to the central bank’s balance sheet, alongside preserved payment functionalities – could have critical consequences for the commercial banking sector: ‘With respect to the availability of overdraft facilities, it wouldn’t be unimaginable that the private operators could also provide lines of credit bundled with payment functionalities'” (Cointelegraph).
Detailed description of what developers are creating for improvements, called Eltoo and L2 (Coindesk).
With the goal of making educational resources more affordable, Chinese colleges including Tsinghua University are planning to build a decentralized, blockchain-powered organization (Coindesk).
A trader/structurer/strategist explains why he doesn’t doubt Bitcoin price manipulation (Forbes).
List and description of the top 6 Bitcoin alternatives, starting with Litercoin, Ethereum and Verge (Global Coin).
The debate over the similarities between Bitcoin investment and gambling (Bitcoin News).
Elaboration on its failed bull breakout, global Bitcoin prices and HODLing (Yahoo Finance).
With banks opening their doors, the possibility for the future is discussed (Finance Magnates).