Tezos Co-Founder Sanctioned By US Financial Watchdog

Tezos Co-Founder Sanctioned By US Financial Watchdog The co-founder of Tezos, the cryptocurrency project that made headlines with its $232 million initial coin offering last year, has received a sanction order from a U.S. financial regulator. According to a report by Reuters, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) prohibited Arthur Breitman from association with broker-dealers for…

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Richard Bernstein Compares Bitcoin to Candy Crush Tokens

Richard Bernstein Compares Bitcoin to Candy Crush Tokens Everyone has their own opinion on cryptocurrency. While that is a good thing, one also has to point out that some people are completely wrong in their assessments. For instance, Richard Bernstein claims cryptocurrencies are nothing more than “Candy Crush tokens” and have no inherent value. That is…

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Huobi Group Names New Chief Security Officer

Huobi Group Names New Chief Security Officer Senior security expert with over 20 years of professional relevant experience in cyber-security has taken the helm of Huobi Group Security Department. Prior to joining Huobi Group, Wu Shu Peng has served as the Chief Security Advisor of Didi Chuxing, responsible for the technical and management aspects of…

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Amazon Patents a Bitcoin Analysis Service

Amazon Patents a Bitcoin Analysis Service Law enforcement agencies are showing great interest in Bitcoin users as of right now. They mainly intend to crack down on illicit activities taking place in the world of cryptocurrency. It now appears Amazon is preparing to enter this space as well, as the company recently received a patent…

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In-Browser Cryptocurrency Mining Can Have Positive Implications

In-Browser Cryptocurrency Mining Can Have Positive Implications Cryptojacking is a very popular and worrisome trend. For all of the negative attention in-browser cryptocurrency mining gets, there are still plenty of legitimate use cases for it as well. It is important not to lose sight of how in-browser crypto mining can revolutionize the advertising industry as a…

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Chip Maker TSMC Breaks Sales Record on Bitcoin Mining Boost

Chip Maker TSMC Breaks Sales Record on Bitcoin Mining Boost The Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC) has reported strong financial results in the first quarter of 2018, figures driven by a growth in orders for cryptocurrency mining chips. During its shareholder conference call on Thursday, the world’s largest independent semiconductor maker said it generated 248 billion Taiwan…

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CoinGeek to Fund StackLab’s Blockchain Training Program

CoinGeek to Fund StackLab’s Blockchain Training Program   CoinGeek.com is committed to building Bitcoin BCH (also known as Bitcoin Cash) into a global, low-fee peer-to-peer digital currency and there are many strands that need enhancing for that to become a reality. The first is merchant adoption which is happening as we speak and CoinGeek are…

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