The post ATBCoin Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit After $20 Million ICO appeared first on CCN Blockchain startup ATBCoin was hit with a class-action lawsuit, making it the latest in a string of projects to be sued by investors following initial coin offerings (ICOs). ATBCoin Hit With Class-Action Lawsuit Filed on Dec. 21 in the Southern
The post Director of UK Cryptocurrency Exchange EXMO Kidnapped in Ukraine appeared first on CCN According to Ukrainian news outlet Strana.ua, IT specialist and managing director of UK-based cryptocurrency exchange EXMO, Pavel Lerner, has been kidnapped on December 26 in Kiev. The 40-year-old reportedly has a number of startups linked to cryptocurrencies, including mining operations.
The post Bitcoin is Facing the ‘Moment of Truth’, Says Allianz Economist appeared first on CCN A top economist at one of Europe’s largest asset management firms said that he believes bitcoin is facing its “moment of truth” as it endures its first significant correction since the launch of bitcoin futures contracts earlier this month.
The post Bitcoin Charity Makes $5 Million Donation to Basic Income Experiment appeared first on CCN The anonymous founder of bitcoin charity Pineapple Fund struck it rich investing in bitcoin, and now they are using that wealth to help rural Kenyans trapped in extreme poverty. Pineapple Fund Makes $5 Million Donation to GiveDirectly On Friday,
South Korea may pass a law giving its government the power to shut down cryptocurrency exchanges. Regulators in the country have also discussed beefing up the know-your-customer and anti-money laundering standards to which exchanges and the banks providing them services must adhere.
For the first time since 2015, the United States has a new National Security Strategy. The document is heavy on national security, light on strategy, and weightless in its comprehension of emerging technologies and social trends.
Russian lawmakers issued limitations for investors and businesses initiating token offerings.
After tweets shilling altcoins were sent from John McAfee’s Twitter handle, the software mogul announced that the account had been hacked.
It pays to double-check your numbers. Unfortunately, one altcoin amateur learned that lesson the hard way.
The post Segwit2x a Scam? Community Members Cry Foul appeared first on CCN Over the past week or so, CCN has dedicated a number of articles to the alleged revival of Segwit2x. The proposed fork is slated for block 501451, approximately December 21st. Inspired by the aborted November Segwit2x fork, this revamped version is the