Vietnam’s Central Bank Thinks Cryptocurrency Miners Should Be Banned

Vietnam’s Central Bank Thinks Cryptocurrency Miners Should Be Banned

Read More

According to regional reports, the State Bank of Vietnam (SBV) has agreed with a proposal to ban imported cryptocurrency mining machines in order to keep the digital currency economy tethered tightly to the government’s regulatory frameworks. The proposal was introduced by the country’s Ministry of Industry and Trade (MoIT) after the SBV announced that cryptocurrency…

World’s First Legal Literature on ICOs Calls Out Fundraising Method

World’s First Legal Literature on ICOs Calls Out Fundraising Method

Read More

A University of Pennsylvania legal research report concluded Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) have mostly “failed” to reflect on their contractual promises as described in their whitepapers. ICO Projects a Far-Fetched Endeavour Titled “Coin-Operated Capitalism,” the paper was released on July 17, 2018, and aims to explore ICOs as a legitimate option of fundraising. The paper…

ETH Bots Run Rampant While Twitter Claims to Ban Lookalike Accounts

ETH Bots Run Rampant While Twitter Claims to Ban Lookalike Accounts

Read More

According to reports the social media platform Twitter has been deleting millions of fraudulent accounts per day, and stated during the first week of July that it suspended more than 70 million accounts throughout May and June. However, the cryptocurrency industry is still plagued by tons of ‘ETH scam-bots’ pretending to be bitcoin luminaries and…

A Look at the Long and Annoying Process of Claiming Bitcoin Forks

A Look at the Long and Annoying Process of Claiming Bitcoin Forks

Read More

Over the past year, there has been a lot of forked coins based on the Bitcoin Core (BTC) codebase in various forms and with all types of interesting names. There are anywhere between 40-70 forked coins in the ecosystem that are worth a few bucks, while some of them are worthless and not worth the…

Pink Taxis, Red Flags: A Deep Dive Into a Sketchy ICO

Pink Taxis, Red Flags: A Deep Dive Into a Sketchy ICO

Read More

No team, plagiarized white paper, McAfee pump, promises of bitcoin-like returns, brand hijacking, a fake blog. Welcome to ICO-land.