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Vitalik Buterin Documents List of Fake Claims Made by Craig Wright with Proof

August 29th, 2019

Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum, is not afraid of ‘calling out frauds.’ Earlier in an open conference, Buterin had called Craig a fraud, which sparked a lot of controversies. Now, he has published a fork on Github titled cult of CSW. In the report, he has compiled a list of proof of fake claims,…

OKEx Exchange Partners With This Indian Exchange Despite Banking Ban; Here’s Why

August 29th, 2019

Despite the hostile crypto environment in India, the world’s leading exchange has joined hands with India’s crypto trading platform. Announced recently, OKEx crypto exchange entered into a strategic partnership with the Indian based Bitbns crypto exchange. While the country’s crypto exchanges are battling for the regulatory clarity on crypto industry in India, OKEx, the Malta-based…

SEC Will Not Change its Rules for Crypto Assets, Says Chairman Clayton

August 28th, 2019

Crypto-enthusiasts have always reiterated that the current securities law, primarily the ‘Howey Test’ is inadequate to define things for cryptocurrencies. Some also expected a change in the ‘securities law’ to accommodate cryptocurrencies. However, in a recent interview, Jay Clayton, the SEC Chairman said that, “Just to be clear, I am not looking to expand the…

Ransomeware Targets Fortnite Gamers, Demands for Cryptocurrency

August 28th, 2019

Fortnite players have become the new target of a ransomware attack that takes over their computers and threatens to delete several folders every two hours except they are paid in cryptocurrency. As reported in March, the game has over 250 million users and an online audience of more than 2 million people making them a…

Tencent Dubs Forbes’ Source on China’s State-Backed Crypto Launch ‘Baseless’: Report

August 28th, 2019

Reportedly, the Chinese state-backed cryptocurrency project is due to for launch “in the coming months.” However, in a quick response on to the news on Forbes, a Chinese source confirm otherwise. According to a former employee of Bank of China, and now an independent researcher, Paul Schulte, China will initiate the cryptocurrency plans with seven…

BSV Investors Face Hard-Truth About Wrights’ Perjury – Here’s what Analyst Predicts

August 27th, 2019

The court case between Craig Wright and deceased programmer Dave Klieman came to a somewhat expected end. It found Wright perjuring about Bitcoin’s creation and has been asked to return about 50% of the BTC to the Klieman estate. The actual amount is not known; it is 50% of the coins that Klieman and Wright…

Ethereum Gears Up For Beacon Chain Launch, Unveils $2M Grant and Multiple Bounties

August 26th, 2019

The Ethereum foundation today unveiled more than $2M of funding targeted at further development of Serenity (ETH2.0). The announcement, which happened on the official Ethereum blog reads, “we are today unveiling over $2M USD in Foundation-led and co-funded grant funding aimed at furthering Serenity (ETH 2.0) development as we move nearer to the launch of…

McAfee Back To Shilling Coins, Plans “Teaching Crypto To Zombies”

August 26th, 2019

Popular Software guru and crypto enthusiast John McAfee has voiced his opinion on Twitter about a certain CZ coin in a manner similar to the way he had promoted (Shilled) at least ten cryptocurrencies in the past, all of which are now popular shitcoins. McAfee’s New Adventure- “Teaching Crypto to Zombies” McAfee took to his…

Libra Discussions with Swiss Authorities Clears U.S. Lawmakers’ Doubts

August 26th, 2019

A US delegation of the House of Financial Committee led by Chairwoman Maxine Waters met with the Swiss authorities to discuss Libra. The outcome of the meeting was, however, still disappointing for Libra backers. The areas of concern echoed with their meeting with Libra Association head, David Marcus. Congress feared that if Libra is allowed it…

Bitcoin Gets Rejected In China Again As Libra Is Compared To Alipay And Wechat Pay

August 25th, 2019

China has once again shown pessimism on Bitcoin. This time, according to Globaltimes, bitcoin fell short of recognition amongst the likes of Libra, Alipay and Wechat Pay. China said a few good comments about Libra this week, and according to report, the country has considered it to be very similar to payment systems like their…