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South African Police Investigate Alleged Crypto Ponzi-Scheme Involving 28,000 Investors

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South African Police are pursuing an alleged major cryptocurrency investment fraud, according to a police statement released yesterday, May 25. According to the statement, over 28,000 investors are said to have suffered losses exceeding 1 bln rand ($80.4 mln). The Hawks, an investigative unit of South Africa’s Directorate for Priority Crime Investigation (DPCI), have outlined Read More

Shenzhen Gov’t Partners With Tencent to Fight Tax Fraud With Blockchain

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The Shenzhen Municipal Office of the State Administration of Taxation has partnered with technology firm Tencent, according to an official announcement May 25. The partnership aims to establish an “Intelligent Tax” Innovation Laboratory focused on tax management modernization and fighting tax fraud with blockchain technology. On May 24th, the Chinese regulator and Tencent signed an Read More

Blockchain Micro-Learning Platform to Help Students Earn as They Learn

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A new blockchain platform by an established company in the educational sector is going to enable users to earn crypto tokens as they learn – all the while making lessons exciting and ensuring billions of people around the world have access to talented instructors. Code of Talent’s team say they want to address multiple failings Read More

AI-Based Youtube Bitcoin Explainer Trained By Real BTC Guides Gets It All Wrong

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An AI compilation published on Youtube Tuesday that used pre-existing Bitcoin (BTC) explainers to come up with its own “basic stage training” on Bitcoin has resulted in almost complete nonsense, Mashable reports May 22. Created by Botnik Studios, which describes itself on Twitter as a “human-machine creative force,” the Youtube video is a Read More

Bitcoin Pizza Day: 8 Years Later – Where Can You Buy Pizza With Bitcoin?

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Bitcoin Pizza Day is celebrated annually by the Bitcoin and cryptocurrency community – marking an important, yet comical milestone for the virtual currency. 8 years ago, a user paid for two pizzas using Bitcoin, in what is hailed as the first ever instance that the cryptocurrency was used to pay for goods. The moment is Read More

Brian Kelly: Bitcoin Cash Could Go Up Following More Use Cases

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Brian Kelly, the founder and CEO of BKCM LLC, an investment company focused on cryptocurrencies, came out bullish on Bitcoin Cash (BCH) on CNBC May 21. On Saturday, BCH miners reportedly had a meeting dedicated to funding for a BCH development fund. Miners are looking to allocate some part of the reward they receive from Read More

Fundstrat’s Lee Admits Poor Prediction of Bitcoin Rally, Still Expects $25k Price by Year End

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Co-founder and head of research at Fundstrat Global Advisors, Thomas Lee has admitted that his prediction of a Bitcoin rally after the Consensus conference was wrong. Lee has claimed that the crypto market still “faces significant internal resistance and hurdles within traditional financial institutions,” Bloomberg reports May 18 Having accurately predicted the growth of crypto Read More

U.S.: Colorado Proposes Accepting Cryptocurrency for Political Campaigns

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Political candidates in Colorado could soon accept Bitcoin or other digital currencies for their campaigns, according to reports by the Denver Post on May 17. Secretary of State Wayne Williams made the proposal for allowing donations of cryptocurrencies in political campaigns in draft rules presented on May 16, the Denver Post reports. The US Federal Read More

Steve Wozniak Compares Ethereum to Apple at Vienna Conference

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At the WeAreDevelopers tech conference in Vienna, Steve “Woz” Wozniak compared Ethereum’s platform with Apple and said it could become just as influential, Forbes reported May 18. While delivering his speech at the conference, Wozniak was enthusiastic about Ethereum (ETH), describing it as a platform similar to Apple’s. He said that in the long-term Ethereum Read More