Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting Suspect's Gab Posts Are Part of a Pattern

It may never be clear why Robert Bowers chose to carry out a violent attack. But his social media activity mirrors an increase in anti-Semitism on the...

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Taiwan Drafting National ICO Standards
Oct28

Taiwan Drafting National ICO Standards

The Taiwanese Financial Supervisory Commission is drafting a set of national standards for initial coin offerings. The regulator reportedly aims to make tokens as easy to invest and as liquid as stocks. The commission emphasizes that it “has no intention of curbing the creativity and productivity associated with cryptocurrencies if they are not used as securities.” Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the...

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Silk Road Operator Libertas Pleads Guilty, Seeks Plea Deal
Oct28

Silk Road Operator Libertas Pleads Guilty, Seeks Plea Deal

Gary Davis, an Irishman who was extradited to the United States in July to face charges for his suspected involvement in the operations of Silk Road, has reportedly begun discusssing a plea bargain with prosecutors. Davis, who was known as ‘Libertas’ on Silk Road, has pled guilty to conspiring to distribute narcotics – a charge resulting from roles as a Silk Road administrator. Also Read: Markets Update:...

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Xhoneybadger.com Pays Viewers Cryptocurrency to Watch Content
Oct28

Xhoneybadger.com Pays Viewers Cryptocurrency to Watch Content

On Oct. 16, Elise de Loos from Cashpay Solutions launched a new video website called Xhoneybadger.com, a platform that utilizes bitcoin cash for ad revenue that’s shared with its users. Basically, Xhoneybadger members are paid in tokens called honeybadgers (XHB) every time they watch a video. Then, at the end of each month members can use their XHB to claim a share of BCH ad revenue or save their tokens. Also read: Unwriter...

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Exchanges Roundup: SBI to Develop Wallet, Huobi Targets New Markets
Oct28

Exchanges Roundup: SBI to Develop Wallet, Huobi Targets New Markets

In recent news pertaining to cryptocurrency exchanges, SBI Group has unveiled a partnership with Sepior that will see the companies jointly develop a proprietary wallet, Huobi has announced it is establishing an operational base in Dubai to target the African, Middle Eastern, and South Asian cryptocurrency markets, and Trijo, a Swedish crypto exchange, has received Estonian licensing that allows the company to offer services to...

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