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Kraken Goes Savage Against Tether Manipulation Allegations

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News Following a Bloomberg News expose, alleging market manipulation of controversial alternative token Tether (USDT) on its exchange, Kraken fires off a savage blog post mocking journalists and defending their business’ integrity. Also read: Red Flag Waved in Tether’s Relationship with Kraken Exchange Kraken Goes Savage On Bloomberg On Tether: Journalists Defy Logic, Raising Red Read More

CNBC’s Brian Kelly: Current Bear Trend ‘By No Means’ Funeral for Bitcoin

3 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on CNBC’s Brian Kelly: Current Bear Trend ‘By No Means’ Funeral for Bitcoin
The current bear market is not a funeral for Bitcoin (BTC) “whatsoever,” CEO of BKCM LLC investment firm Brian Kelly said on CNBC’s Fast Money segment June 22. We tried to have a funeral for #Bitcoin as it fell below $6K, but @BKBrianKelly is still a believer. Here’s why he thinks the cryptocurrency will resurrect Read More

Japanese Police Arrest Coinhive Users for Violating Law Banning Computer Viruses

4 weeks ago admin2 Comments Off on Japanese Police Arrest Coinhive Users for Violating Law Banning Computer Viruses
News Japanese police from 10 prefectures have arrested website operators using Coinhive to tap into the computer power of their site visitors to mine cryptocurrencies without consent. They are accused of violating the law banning the use of computer viruses. Some people have already been fined. The police have been monitoring the Coinhive program since Read More

Japan’s crackdown on Airbnb has cost the company $10 million

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Japan is the latest country to wage war on Airbnb’s rising popularity in the short-term rental market, costing the company $10 million. Published 6 hours ago  |  Photo by Reuters/Toru Hanai $10 million As of Friday, property owners will have to register with the government if they want to open up their home for business through Read More

Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Asus Creates 20-GPU Mining Motherboard

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Bitcoin in Brief Thursday: Asus Creates 20-GPU Mining Motherboard
The Daily In today’s edition of Bitcoin in Brief we feature news from all over the world. These stories include a new multi-GPU mining motherboard from Taiwan’s Asu; a Singaporean businessman acquiring a Japanese exchange; some ripple-loving alleged Russian hackers shaking down Canadian banks; and a Colombian soccer star launching his own coin. Also Read: Austrian Read More

331 Japanese Cryptocurrency Investors Made at Least $1 Million in Profit Last Year: Tax Agency

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Advertisement Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Mainstream media outlets in South Korea and Japan JoongAng and Nikkei have reported that the National Tax Agency (NTA) of Japan is fully aware that 331 investors in the Japanese cryptocurrency sector recorded a profit of $1 million through trading, generating Read More

331 High-Income Traders Declared Crypto Profits in Japan

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on 331 High-Income Traders Declared Crypto Profits in Japan
Taxes The Japanese tax authority has for the first time revealed the number of high-income taxpayers who declared cryptocurrency profits in the year 2017. Out of the total number of taxpayers with miscellaneous income of 100 million yen or more, excluding public pension, 60% of them reported income from crypto transactions. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Read More

Date Set: Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Will Launch 7nm Bitcoin Miner on June 6

2 months ago admin2 Comments Off on Date Set: Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Will Launch 7nm Bitcoin Miner on June 6
Mining Japan’s GMO Internet announced that it will unveil its flagship bitcoin mining machine, called GMO miner B2, equipped with the 7nm chips on June 6. Interested customers can register now for the upcoming information session. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Launching on June 6 The wait for 7nm bitcoin mining Read More

Japanese Crypto Exchange Continues Global Expansion – Now in Five Countries

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Exchanges A Japanese government-approved cryptocurrency exchange has resumed expanding overseas. Already operating in five countries with a plan to launch in more in the near future, the exchange aims to construct a global network of crypto transactions. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Building Global Network Bitpoint Japan was among the first Read More

Japan’s Financial Watchdog Sets Out New Requirements For Crypto Exchanges

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Japan’s financial watchdog, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), has laid out yet further regulatory stipulations for domestic crypto exchanges, Cointelegraph Japan reports today, May 6. The regulator is reportedly intensifying its efforts to prevent a repeat of January’s $532 mln hack of crypto exchange Coincheck, the biggest single exchange hack in the history of the Read More