Google Allows Crypto Ads in US With Restrictions

Firms must be registered with the U.S. Treasury's Financial Crimes Enforcement Network or a federal or state chartered banking regulator.

News  ·  4 August 2021

Google Searches for ‘Bitcoin Price’ Reach 7-Month Low

From a contrarian standpoint, low levels of crowd chatter on the Internet may be a sign that bitcoin market sentiment can't get much worse.

Markets  ·  15 July 2021

Alibaba, Google Among More Than 300 Companies Seeking Singapore Crypto Licenses

Companies apply under the Payment Services Act, a comprehensive regulatory framework for companies handling activities relating to digital assets, including payments and trading.

News  ·  4 June 2021

Google Cloud Now Provides Blockchain Insights for Polygon Network

The support by Google's BigQuery platform is said to simplify analysis of the network's blockchain data.

Tech  ·  28 May 2021

Google’s Win for Open Source

“What happened here, that no one expected, is the Supreme Court found fair use as a matter of law," tech lawyer Marta Belcher said.

News  ·  6 April 2021

Robinhood Hires Ex-Google Exec as Its First Chief Product Officer

Google veteran Aparna Chennapragada will oversee all product, design and research.

Business  ·  18 March 2021

Google Cloud Seeks Blockchain Expert for China Division

Google Cloud is hiring a manager for its team to sell enterprise accounts to C-level executives.

News  ·  6 January 2021

Google Down: The Perils of Centralization

It was a jarring reminder of the hidden costs of the easy-to-use, centralized systems that permeate the web, and just how taxing or debilitating they can be.

Tech  ·  14 December 2020

India’s State-Regulated Digital Payments Network Is Dominated by Google and Walmart

A shared payments infrastructure initiated by the state and joined by major Indian banks, the United Payments Interface (UPI) accounted for over 2.2 billion transactions in November.

News  ·  9 December 2020

Google Searches for ‘Bitcoin Price’ Hit 18-Month High

Google searches for "bitcoin price" are double levels seen a few weeks ago.

Markets  ·  1 December 2020

As Bitcoin Surges, Google Searches Suggest Little FOMO Among Retail Investors

Web search data suggests popular interest in bitcoin remains at normal levels, despite a sharp price rally to near $16,000.

Markets  ·  6 November 2020

Google Cloud Does Not Intend to Take EOS Rewards as a Block Producer

Following news of yesterday's partnership with, Google Cloud says it is not getting into EOS for the tokens.

Business  ·  7 October 2020

DeFi Is Hot but Retail Interest Nowhere Close to ICO Frenzy

It may be too early to draw parallels between the DeFi explosion and the ICO bubble of two years ago.

Markets  ·  8 September 2020

YouTube’s Whac-a-Mole Approach to Crypto Scam Ads Remains a Problem

Despite lawsuits and Google’s own ad policies, cryptocurrency scam ads are still making it through the YouTube gates and circulating for days.

Tech  ·  27 August 2020

China Aims to Be the World’s Dominant Blockchain Power – With Help From Google, Amazon and Microsoft

China's BSN could be met with geopolitical resistance as it continues to extend its global reach.

Policy & regulation  ·  30 July 2020