Ian Edwards, Author at Bitsonline

Ian Edwards

Ian Edwards is an independent journalist who covers technology and the cryptocurrency/blockchain space. He lives in the United States and doesn’t own any cryptocurrencies. Follow him on Twitter: @ianedws.

January 19, 2019 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
New Open Source Cryptocurrency Grin Has Deep-Pocketed Donors

New cryptocurrency Grin launched its mainnet on January 15th. Grin is a volunteer-run project that says it's only interested in...

December 19, 2018 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
In Shift from White Paper, Substratum to Begin Trading ICO Treasury

The CEO of decentralized computing startup Substratum Network announced the company is planning to begin actively trading some of the...

December 11, 2018 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
Bitmain Announces Closing of Israeli R&D Facility

Bitmain  is closing its research and development facility in Israel within the week.  It is the latest blockchain firm to...

December 7, 2018 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
American Firm Brings Lawsuit Against Bitcoin.com, Bitmain Over Hash War

An American blockchain technology company has filed a lawsuit against Bitcoin.com, Bitmain, Kraken Exchange, and others, alleging they illegally manipulated...

December 6, 2018 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
R3’s Corda Platform Now Supports XRP

An R3 Corda XRP meld has begun. A new payment application allows for payment obligations raised on Corda to be...

December 4, 2018 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
BTC Mining Difficulty Drops by Most Since 2011

Bitcoin’s (BTC) mining difficulty dropped by 15 percent on December 3rd, the biggest retreat since 2011. It’s a result of...

November 30, 2018 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
Privacy In: Coinbase Pro Announces Zcash Listing

It’s now Zcash’s turn to join the line-up at Coinbase Pro. The exchange announced on November 29th it was adding...

November 29, 2018 by Ian Edwards 0 Comment
Forex Trading Platform CLSNet Goes Live With Help from IBM

Financial infrastructure group CLS has announced that its distributed ledger technology-based payment netting service for foreign exchange (forex) markets went...