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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

Thailand Sees Booming Cryptocurrency Industry As New Law Comes Into Effect

5 days ago admin2 0
Image: Bitcoin and Thailand flag, by Lukasz Stefanski, via Shutterstock.com The cryptocurrency industry in Thailand is booming with about 50 initial coin offerings (ICOs) and 20 exchanges showing interest in applying for a digital asset license, according to Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). “License approvals are being processed,” SEC secretary general Rapee Sucharitakul told Read More

Cryptocurrency Scam Hits Macau Residents

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The owner of a Hong Kong e-sports and cryptocurrency mining company has vanished after the company allegedly defrauded Macau investors out of HK$20 million (US$2.5 million), according to a report by the Macau News Agency. More than 70 Macau residents were allegedly deceived into investing an estimated HK$20 million (US$2.5 million) into an investment scheme Read More

Emercoin’s Trusted Diploma Platform Aims to Combat Fraud in Education

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In 2015 Axact, a software company that runs numerous websites selling fake academic degrees, earned $51 million after it sold over 215,000 fake qualifications worldwide, via 350 fictitious schools and universities. These included master’s degrees, doctorates, and PhDs. Unfortunately, unless more is done to check the authenticity of a person’s degree companies such as Axact are Read More

Introducing Top eToro Popular Investor Stephen Bliss

2 weeks ago admin2 0
Stephen Bliss is a burger-van owner by day, and a top Popular Investor on global trading platform eToro by night. The crypto-crazy 34-year old manages assets worth around $6 million, and almost 5,000 investors match his trades using the unique CopyTrader tool. Bliss – whose eToro username is stebliss – enjoyed incredible gains of 893.16 Read More

Chamber of Digital Commerce Releases Guidance on ICOs to Support Self-Regulatory Approach

2 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Chamber of Digital Commerce Releases Guidance on ICOs to Support Self-Regulatory Approach
The Chamber of Digital Commerce’s (CDC) industry initiative has released a comprehensive report outlining guidelines for the token ecosystem and initial coin offerings (ICOs). The report, Understanding Digital Tokens: Market Overviews & Guidelines for Policymakers & Practitioners, was prepared by the Token Alliance, an industry-led initiative of the CDC. Comprising of more than 350 global industry Read More

How GXChain Built the Blockcity to Give Users Back Control Over their Personal Data

2 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on How GXChain Built the Blockcity to Give Users Back Control Over their Personal Data
Not so long ago, a great many of us were quite happy to hand over our personal information, without much thought, in return for handy online services that enables millions of us to keep in touch with friends and family. But then came the Cambridge Analytica scandal, which saw 50 million Facebook profiles harvested for Read More

BitMEX Breaks Record for Bitcoin Trading Telling CoinJournal its Time to Rejoin the Party!

2 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on BitMEX Breaks Record for Bitcoin Trading Telling CoinJournal its Time to Rejoin the Party!
One of the most used cryptocurrency exchanges, BitMEX, has hit a record one million bitcoin traded in a single day. Co-founder and CEO Arthur Hayes gave CoinJournal his thoughts on why, and what the near future might hold. “After dipping below $6,000, Bitcoin is rallying aggressively,” said Hayes, who like many others in the crypto-space Read More

Tezos Foundation Taps ‘Big Four’ Firm PwC for Independent Audit

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Tezos Foundation Taps ‘Big Four’ Firm PwC for Independent Audit
Advertisement Major auditing firm PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) Switzerland has agreed to conduct an independent audit of the Tezos Foundation’s finances and operations, the foundation announced on Monday. PwC, considered one of the “Big Four” auditing firms, will review the finances of the Tezos Foundation, which is holding hundreds of millions of dollars worth of cryptocurrencies and Read More