US Regulator Fines and Halts Activities of Fraudulent Tomahawkcoin Issuer

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The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) announced in an order Wednesday, August 14, that it has barred and fined the creator of Tomahawkcoin over a fraudulent Initial Coin Offering (ICO). Tomahawkcoin, which David T. Laurance ran as a token through his corresponding company Tomahawk Exploration LLC, failed to raise funds via an ICO in Read More

Chinese State-Owned Aerospace Firm Turns to Blockchain to Manage Billions of Invoices

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The state-owned China Aerospace Science and Industry Corporation Ltd. is turning to blockchain technology to innovate its unwieldy electronic invoice system, according to an announcement republished on a government site August 13. The article, from official state newspaper People’s Daily, was posted yesterday by the State Administration of Science, Technology and Industry for National Defence Read More

Cypriot Blockchain Startup Raises US$1.4M Seed to Fix Online Reviews

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Image: Gil C / Shutterstock.com Review.Network, a new blockchain project that has set out to improve online reviews and market researches, has raised US$1.4 million in seed funding from undisclosed private investors. The capital injection will be used to grow the team and develop the platform, the startup said on Tuesday. Review.Network MVP user mobile Read More

Blockchain Provider Axoni Raises US$32M From Goldman Sachs, Nacy Partners

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Axoni Homepage Axoni, a provider of enterprise blockchain technology, has raised US$32 million in a Series B funding round led by Goldman Sachs and Nyca Partners. The round included participation from Andreessen Horowitz, Citi, Coatue Management, Digital Currency Group, F-Prime Capital, Franklin Templeton Investments, J.P. Morgan, NEX Group, Wells Fargo, and Y Combinator. It brings Read More

Pot Publication High Times Now Says It Won’t Accept Bitcoin in IPO

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Marijuana advocacy publication High Times is walking back a previous announcement indicating that it would accept bitcoin when it launches its initial public offering (IPO). The company said last week that it would accept bitcoin and ether – the cryptocurrency of the ethereum network – as part of its IPO, which seeks to raise as Read More

Judge Denies Effort to Move XRP Investor Lawsuit to Lower Court

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A U.S. district judge has denied an investor’s effort to move a lawsuit against payments firm Ripple to a lower court. Judge Phyllis Hamilton of the Northern District of California denied Ryan Coffey’s motion to remand his suit against Ripple Labs and affiliated entities back to the Superior Court of San Francisco after Ripple escalated the suit Read More

ICO Regulations Round-Up: Fundraising Law, Jeju Island, Self-Directed IRAs

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In recent news pertaining to initial coin offerings (ICO) regulations, an EU report has advocated the regulation of ICOs according to crowdfunding legislation, the governor of Korea’s Jeju Island wants his jurisdiction to become a special economic zone regarding cryptocurrencies and blockchain, and the U.S. SEC has warned consumers regarding the risks of self-directed Individual Read More

Beyond Mining: How the Cryptocurrency Craze Has Affected E-Gamers

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Graphics Processing Units (graphic cards) gained popularity in the cryptocurrency mining community due to their high processing capabilities. This trend can be traced back as far as 2013, where the adoption of graphic cards for mining both, Bitcoin and the newly popular Litecoin, caused the price of graphic cards to skyrocket. This caused a great Read More

Here’s how to actually stop Google from tracking your location

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Google tracks your location—even when you tell it not to. According to an Associated Press investigation published today (Aug. 13), the search giant may continue to track your every move when you turn off Location History, a setting on Android phones and within apps like Google Maps on other devices that controls the company’s access to your location information. Read More