Tag Archives: Op-ed

24Jun/19

Best of Bitcoin & Tether Combined? 10 Libra Whitepaper Takeaways

Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency whitepaper dropped this week, sending shockwaves through the Bitcoin and altcoin community. Is Libra the thing that pulls blockchain kicking and screaming into the mainstream, for the benefit ofRead More…

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20Jun/19

John McAfee Trolls Winklevii on Bitcoin, Says $15,000 prediction is too low

You might think that Tyler Winklevoss has gotten ahead of himself by predicting the bitcoin price could cross $15,000 if it surpasses the $10,000 level. That is unless your name is JohnRead More…

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07Jun/19

Embattled CEO of $3.8B Crypto Ponzi Scheme OneCoin Pleads Not Guilty

Konstantin Ignatov, the CEO of the multi-billion-dollar “crypto” Ponzi scheme OneCoin, has pleaded not guilty to wire fraud. According to court documents, Ignatov entered the plea during a May 28 preliminary hearingRead More…

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25May/19

Crypto Bulls Wrestle Back Control of BNB after Binance’s $40 Million Hack

Binance, the leading cryptocurrency exchange in terms of volume, suffered a massive blow on May 7 when hackers ran away with 7,000 bitcoins. At the time, the total haul was valued at roughlyRead More…

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23May/19

Zuckbucks or Bust: How SEC Rulemaking Hurts Startup Cryptos and Favors Big Tech

SEC guidance has created a more attractive environment for regulated tech firms like Facebook to offer proprietary cryptoassets integrated into their existing products that can be legally traded on existing crypto-exchanges asRead More…

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21May/19

Nabbed! SEC Reels in $30 Million Alleged Diamond-Backed Crypto Scam

The U.S. SEC has secured a court order to stop an alleged diamond-backed Ponzi scheme estimated to be worth around $30 million. The securities regulator outlined how more than 300 investors wereRead More…

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