Andrey Shevchenko

Andrey Shevchenko
Italy

Andrey Shevchenko

Contributor
Italy
Based in Italy with Russian roots, Andrey Shevchenko still wonders how he came to write English-language articles about crypto. He's passionate about technology in all its forms, and sees blockchain as a fundamental component of future societal change.
  • MetaMask App Removed by Google: Is Crypto Under Attack?

    MetaMask App Removed by Google: Is Crypto Under Attack?

    Ethereum's MetaMask wallet app has been suspended from Google Play for alleged mining code.

    Business

  • Alleged BTC-E Founder Still Not Extradited Despite $4B Laundering Charges

    Alleged BTC-E Founder Still Not Extradited Despite $4B Laundering Charges

    Alexander Vinnik will not be extradited after being arrested for more than two years on request of US authorities.

    People

  • US Banking System Suffers Outage: Crypto Fans Cheer

    US Banking System Suffers Outage: Crypto Fans Cheer

    On Wednesday, the Fed's ACH experienced a banking outage lasting 14 hours.

    Business

  • Monero’s Lead Maintainer Steps Aside to Focus on Tari

    Monero’s Lead Maintainer Steps Aside to Focus on Tari

    Riccardo Spagni, the most prominent Monero team member, stepped down from the reins of the project.

    People

  • Was Bitcoin Brought Down by a Chinese Ponzi Scheme?

    Was Bitcoin Brought Down by a Chinese Ponzi Scheme?

    A report from Chainalysis claims that funds from Ponzi scheme PlusToken contributed to the market downturn in 2019.

    Markets

  • Bank of International Settlements Requesting Feedback for Crypto Regulation

    Bank of International Settlements Requesting Feedback for Crypto Regulation

    The Swiss-based body owned by 60 central banks is drafting a policy on crypto asset treatment, requesting comment from all stakeholders.

    Business

  • Can Zcash Blossom Revitalize ZEC’s Price Trend?

    Can Zcash Blossom Revitalize ZEC’s Price Trend?

    Zcash halved its block time in the Blossom upgrade on Dec.

    Analysis

  • BitPay Announces Support for USDC, GUSD and PAX User Payments

    BitPay Announces Support for USDC, GUSD and PAX User Payments

    BitPay now allows users to pay with stablecoins at merchants serviced by the company.

    Business