Along with posting videos showing the account unfollowing Tron CEO Justin Sun and the Winklevoss brothers, the mystery person (or persons) behind the @Bitcoin Twitter account also purged all tweets relating to Bitcoin Cash.
Facebook’s WhatsApp is reportedly in talks with multiple Indonesian digital payment firms as the messaging app plans to bring its mobile payments service to the country.
Russian cryptocurrency ratings site ICO Rating has agreed to pay an undisclosed fine to the US Securities and Exchange Commission after allegedly shilling illegal token sales on its site from December 2017 to July 2018.
A recent report published by the crypto and blockchain analytics firm TokenInsight suggests that the crypto community’s love affair with the initial exchange offering, supposed heir apparent to the initial coin offering, may already be ending after three short months.
Last week, the Securities and Exchange Commission issued an emergency lawsuit against Reginald Middleton and his two companies, Veritaseum LLC and Veritaseum Inc., alleging Middleton had held a fraudulent ICO. Middleton has since responded to the lawsuit, claiming that the Veritaseum assets have always remained in control of the two companies.
The New York Supreme Court has ruled that the New York attorney general does have jurisdiction over Bitfinex, Tether, and their parent company, iFinex, meaning the investigation into an alleged $850 million cover-up will continue.
With the addition of 10 crypto projects, the Messari Disclosure Registry, which launched in November 2018, now has 53 total members, including 4 of the top 100 cryptocurrencies by market cap.
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In an interview, Vitalik Buterin touched on Ethereum’s transition to a proof-of-stake network and the scalability issues he believes are keeping organizations from joining the platform.