SEC Fines and Permanently Bars Founder of Fraudulent Oil Exploration Token

SEC Fines and Permanently Bars Founder of Fraudulent Oil Exploration TokenThe U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has taken action against an oil and gas exploration company and its founder who “perpetrated a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO) to fund oil exploration and drilling in California.” The token sale failed to raise money but the tokens were issued as part of a bounty program, which […]

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Playboy Sues Wallet Developer for Failing to Integrate Crypto Across Its Platforms

Playboy Sues Wallet Developer for Failing to Integrate Crypto Across Its PlatformsPlayboy is reportedly suing a Canadian cryptocurrency firm for allegedly failing to integrate a “wallet that would support a range of cryptocurrencies across the company’s online media, digital and casual gaming businesses.” Playboy.tv was supposed to be the first of the company’s platforms to feature the new crypto wallet and payment options. Also read: Yahoo! Japan […]

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The Daily: Stoners Drop Crypto From IPO, Binance Launches Academy

The Daily: Stoners Drop Crypto From IPO, Binance Launches AcademyIn today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we cover stories about the stoners’ magazine High Times which dropped cryptocurrencies from its IPO, Binance launching its own academy, an institutional investors program by Kucoin and the Cash App expanding its crypto buying service across America. Also Read: An ICO Venture Is Trying to Take Over a […]

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Bitcoin Price Watch: BTC/USD’s Rebound Above $6,350 is Real?

Key Points Bitcoin price recovered nicely after trading as low as $5,894 and moved above $6,200 against the US Dollar. There is a new connecting bullish trend line forming with support at $6,180 on the hourly chart of the BTC/USD pair (data feed from Kraken). The pair could revisit the $6,550 resistance zone as long

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Trader Gets Six-Figure Loan to Buy Crypto, Holdings Drop by 85%

Trader Gets Six-Figure Loan to Buy Crypto, Holdings Drop by 85%An Abu Dhabi-based cryptocurrency investor has shared his story of having taken out a six-figure loan to finance virtual currency investments only to watch his portfolio lose 85 percent of its value. The investor has shared his story in the hope that it can serve as a lesson to others. Also Read:High-Profile Thai Crypto Case: […]

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New Player to Offer Next Generation ASIC Chips This Year

New Player to Offer ASIC Chips This YearA new competitor is advancing on plans to enter the mining hardware market by the end of the year. Canadian company Squire Mining has raised almost $20 million to finance the design, development, and testing of a new ASIC chip and bitcoin mining rig. Squire also wants to set up its own crypto mining facilities. […]

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Curing the Disease of Control with Taoism and Crypto-Anarchy

Curing the Disease of Control with Taoism and Crypto-AnarchyMany people lust for control. They need to control objects, animals, and people. This need for domination leads some to use violence to sate their urges. Their blind obedience to control unlocks a pathology that destroys their thinking faculties. It turns them into animals, driven by a fetish for control. In some ways, this need […]

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High-Profile Thai Crypto Case: Bitcoiner Lost Over 5,500 BTC – Ringleader Fled to US

High-Profile Thai Crypto Case: Bitcoiner Lost 5,500+ BTC - Ringleader Fled to USA high-profile crypto case involving a well-known actor and model has come to public attention in Thailand following the enforcement of the country’s crypto regulations. Over 5,564 BTC were reportedly stolen from a bitcoin millionaire. The alleged ringleader has fled to the U.S. Thailand’s main crypto regulator is cooperating with the police on the case. […]

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An ICO Venture Is Trying to Take Over a Tokyo Stock Exchange Listed Company

An ICO Venture Is Trying to Take Over a Tokyo Stock Exchange Listed CompanyCould we soon see a token-backed project listed on one of the biggest equity venues in the world? An Asian ICO venture is reportedly trying to take over a Tokyo Stock Exchange listed firm, which would effectively make it a public company. Also Read: Crypto Cafe and Coworking Space ‘Hash House’ Established in Xi’an, China […]

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