Lawsuit Against ICO Promoted by Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled

Lawsuit Against ICO Promoted by Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled

News
0
1.2 k
Controversial boxing icon, Floyd Mayweather finds himself in an awkward position as Centra Tech, the company behind a cryptocurrency-based debit card, finds itself a defendant in a class action lawsuit filed this week in the state of Florida. Mayweather himself is not named among the de ...
Kik Moving to the Stellar Network

Kik Moving to the Stellar Network

News
0
1 k
Kik, a blockchain startup designed to facilitate decentralized mobile messaging, has announced plans to move its ICO tokens from the ethereum network to Stellar, a rapidly growing protocol worth around $3.5 billion at time of press. This is according to remarks from Stellar's CEO, Ted Li ...
United States FCC Repeals Net Neutrality, Could Create Headaches for Crypto

United States FCC Repeals Net Neutrality, Could Create Headaches for Crypto

News
0
1.1 k
On December 14th, the United States government opted to repeal rules that regulate internet service providers.  The regulations, known as net neutrality, prevent ISPs from controlling access to online services with discriminatory measures. In a 3-2 vote, the US Federal Communications Co ...
World’s Largest Oil Pipeline Business Unwittingly Mining Monero

World’s Largest Oil Pipeline Business Unwittingly Mining Monero

News
0
1.3 k
Transneft, the world’s largest oil pipeline company, announced today that, unbeknownst to them, their computers had been mining cryptocurrency monero. This is just the latest example of hackers installing crypto-mining malware on others’ computers, though Transneft may be the biggest vic ...
Ice Hockey Player World’s First Bitcoin-Paid Athlete

Ice Hockey Player World’s First Bitcoin-Paid Athlete

News
0
1.3 k
Nikolaj Rosenthal. Make a note of that name. It’s the answer to quiz question of the future, “Who was the first professional athlete to be paid exclusively in cryptocurrency?” Bitcoin Sponsorship Bitcoin Suisse, the Swiss crypto platform, has agreed a 3 year sponsorship deal with Danis ...
As Bitcoin Cools Down, Top 10 Alts Heat Up

As Bitcoin Cools Down, Top 10 Alts Heat Up

News
0
1.2 k
Following a bullish runup to a new all time high, bitcoin rebounded from its recent correction earlier this week. Riding the momentum of its Cboe futures debut, it rose from lows of $13,600 to as high as $17,600 over the past week, just $600 shy of transcending its all time high. Since t ...
Tax Officials Investigating India’s Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Tax Officials Investigating India’s Cryptocurrency Exchanges

News
0
1 k
Indian tax inspectors have visited Bitcoin exchanges across the country, taking in New Delhi, Mumbai and Hyderabad, among other cities. The “survey operations” were triggered by the recent increases in the price of bitcoin and fears over money-laundering. The operations took place unde ...
Saudi Arabia and the UAE Embracing Blockchain

Saudi Arabia and the UAE Embracing Blockchain

News
0
1.3 k
Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are working on developing a new blockchain-based digital currency that would be used for international transactions between the countries. Banks Rush to Blockchain Blockchain technology appeals to banks as it allows for much quicker transfers ...
United States SEC Releases In-depth Statement on ICOs, Views Most as Securities

United States SEC Releases In-depth Statement on ICOs, Views Most as Securities

News
0
1.2 k
In a lengthy December 11th statement, the Securities and Exchange Commission Chairman, Jay Clayton clarified a number of the SEC’s positions on ICOs and crypto in general. The statement gives the most detailed explanation to date on the SEC’s stance towards cryptocurrencies. Moreover, g ...
Ripple Finally Joining the Cryptocurrency Boom?

Ripple Finally Joining the Cryptocurrency Boom?

News
0
1.5 k
Though bitcoin, litecoin, and ethereum have all shown spectacular price rises in recent weeks, ripple investors have had a quiet 2017. Recent moves suggest that XRP might be finally getting in on the action. Ripple’s price has been sluggish for most of the year, reaching $0.40 in May b ...

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close