Consumer Complaints Rise 669% After Crypto Prices Decline

Just recently a consumer research group called Valuepenguin did an analysis on complaints filed with the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) between June 1, 2017 and March 1, 2018. According to the study, after the significant 50-60 percent downturn in… Continue Reading →

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PR: The Man Who Sold His House for Bitcoin Has Joined the MoneyToken Advisory Board

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Bitcoin Slips to $7,840 as Sell Volumes Intensify, Cryptocurrency Market Slumps

The valuation of the cryptocurrency market, which hovered near the $470 billion mark merely two weeks ago, has declined to $313 billion, as major cryptocurrencies including bitcoin fell in value. Bitcoin Slumps Over the past 24 hours, the price of… Continue Reading →

US Court Shuts Down Promoters of Three Deceptive Crypto Schemes

A U.S. federal court has placed a restraining order on and frozen the assets of four alleged promoters of deceptive schemes involving cryptocurrencies at the request of the country’s Federal Trade Commission. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business… Continue Reading →

Traditional Liechtenstein Bank Launches Cryptocurrency Investment Platform

Citizens of Liechtenstein, a country that has become rather famous for its cryptocurrency acceptance, will soon be able to purchase digital currencies directly from a bank. Given the royal family’s demonstrated interest in the asset class and the general willingness… Continue Reading →

Crypto Trading App Robinhood Expected to Hit $5.6 Billion Valuation with New Funding

Robinhood’s valuation is expected to jump fourfold to around $5.6 billion, driven by the stock brokerage app’s popularity among millennials. The company, which offers cryptocurrency trades in addition to stock trades, is in the process of securing around $350 million… Continue Reading →

Wendy McElroy: Privacy – Do Not Come Late to the Revolution

The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations Section 2: The Moral Imperative of Privacy Chapter 6: Privacy is a Prerequisite of Human Rights Segment 4: Privacy: Do Not Come Late to the Revolution “I think the Mailman is taking… Continue Reading →

More Bubble Talk: Visa CFO Loses His S**t on Bitcoin

Vasant Prabhu, CFO of card leader Visa, can’t seem to come to terms with bitcoin. He didn’t hold back his ire for the decentralized network to the Financial Times, instead pointing to its appeal for “every crook and dirty politician”… Continue Reading →

Thailand to Pass Two New Cryptocurrency Laws

Thai regulators have reportedly agreed to enact two separate laws on cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings. They will regulate crypto businesses, the purchase and sale of cryptocurrencies, as well as their taxation. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With… Continue Reading →

Big Four Giant PwC Announces Blockchain Auditing Service

Price Waterhouse Cooper LLP, a Big Four accounting firm that has supported various blockchain projects, has announced a blockchain audit service that it claims will encourage people to use the still new technology, according to The Wall Street Journal. PwC… Continue Reading →

Eastern Caribbean Central Bank Pilots Blockchain Initiative with Bitt Inc.

The Eastern Caribbean Central Bank (ECCB) and Barbados-based FinTech company Bitt Inc. will conduct a pilot using blockchain technology with the member countries of the ECCB. According to the press release, the ECCB will work closely with the  FinTech company… Continue Reading →

Meme Specialist Is the Crypto Job of Your Dreams

A crypto startup is seeking a skilled applicant to assume the role of Meme Specialist. At $48,000 per year plus 1% of tokens, they’ll earn more than the average U.S teacher, though there are a few caveats attached. The successful… Continue Reading →

McAfee Returns: John McAfee is Now a Crypto Security Startup Adviser

John McAfee’s name has been immortalized in the antivirus that carries his moniker, historically his most exceptional contribution to life online. He has also been extensively involved as a cryptocurrency enthusiast with no small amount of clout. McAfee suddenly disappeared… Continue Reading →

Crypto Bashing: US Congressman Calls Cryptos “a Crock” During a Congressional Hearing

What was supposed to be a Congressional Hearing on Cryptocurrencies and the ICO Markets soon turned into an absolute cryptocurrency bashing exercise. Some statements alluded to the fraudulent nature of ICOs as well as unintentional Freudian slips that offer an… Continue Reading →

PR: COO of Joins a Top-Rated Smart Contract Based iGaming Project

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Large Glassware Plant in Siberia to Mine Bitcoin

The largest glass manufacturing plant in Siberia may soon start minting bitcoins. The management of the factory in Novosibirsk announced plans to invest in a mining farm. 11 million rubles will be spent in the first phase of the project… Continue Reading →

US Economic Report Dedicates a Whole Chapter on Cryptocurrencies

The “2018 Economic Report for the President” has recently been published with a whole chapter dedicated to cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, ethereum, and the future of blockchain regulation. Also Read: Coinbase Granted E-Money License by UK’s Financial Conduct Authority New Innovations… Continue Reading →

Bittorrent Client Joystream Aims to Go Live on Bitcoin Cash Mainnet

This week the cryptocurrency-infused Bittorrent client, Joystream, has announced the streaming platform will go live on the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) mainnet within days. Also read: Crypto Influencers Is a Who’s Who of Crypto Twitter Joystream Plans to Go Live on Bitcoin… Continue Reading →

Major $3 Billion Discount Airline AirAsia Mulls ICO

Discount airline AirAsia is mulling an initial coin offering (ICO) to help finance its expansion into the financial services industry. $3 Billion Discount Airline AirAsia Mulls ICO Speaking with TechCrunch, AirAsia CEO Tony Fernandes laid out a plan for the… Continue Reading →

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