The Pentagon Is Building a Dream Team of Tech-Savvy Soldiers

For years the Army has tried to recruit talent from Silicon Valley. A new initiative aims to nurture the rising technologists within its own ranks,...

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Withdrawals Delayed – Bitflyer Scanning for Yakuza Customers
Jul03

Withdrawals Delayed – Bitflyer Scanning for Yakuza Customers

Bitflyer has been delaying deposits and withdrawals of virtual currency in the midst of ongoing KYC verifications. The company received business improvement orders from the Japanese financial watchdog in June as a result of insufficient measures against money laundering. Bitflyer reportedly has delayed resuming business as it is thoroughly verifying its clients’ identities. Bitflyer also has stopped taking new customers last...

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Japan Gives Jail Sentence to Crypto Miner in a Remote Mining Case
Jul03

Japan Gives Jail Sentence to Crypto Miner in a Remote Mining Case

A Japanese district court has, for the first time, sentenced a man to prison in a remote crypto mining case. The case follows the arrests of Coinhive users by the police in 10 prefectures. However, this case is different from previously discussed cases of mining cryptocurrencies using website visitors’ computers. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Jail Sentence in Remote Mining Case On Monday,...

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Meet the Liberty Advisor Helping the Crypto-Rich Avoid Capital Gains
Jul03

Meet the Liberty Advisor Helping the Crypto-Rich Avoid Capital Gains

Since the incredible bull run last year, early adopters, and even people who invested in cryptocurrencies back in January 2017, have made an incredible amount of financial gains. In the U.S. some people who want to cash out a good chunk of money realize they’ll end up paying the taxman (IRS) a lot of money in capital gains. However, there are ways people can avoid heavy crypto-taxation and capital gains. This week,...

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Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Launches New Upgraded 7nm Bitcoin Miner
Jul03

Japan’s Internet Giant GMO Launches New Upgraded 7nm Bitcoin Miner

Japanese internet giant GMO has launched a new, upgraded model of its bitcoin miner equipped with 7nm ASIC mining chips. The previous model was sold out. The new model can achieve a higher hash rate and has a “hash power optimization function.” It is for sale at the same price as the previous model. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space GMO miner B3 Launched GMO Internet Group announced...

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