DoNotPay Unsubscribes You From Spam—and Tries to Get You Paid

There’s finally a way to get off of email lists with your privacy...

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Shariah Council Permits Cryptocurrency Investing and Trading
Jul10

Shariah Council Permits Cryptocurrency Investing and Trading

The Shariah Advisory Council of Malaysia’s securities commission has advised that it is permissible to invest and trade cryptocurrencies on registered crypto exchanges. About 60% of the country’s population are Muslims, many of whom have been reluctant to trade crypto in fear that it might not be Sharia-compliant. Shariah-Compliant Crypto Trading The Shariah Advisory Council of the Securities Commission Malaysia (SC)...

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Fueling the Cannabis Industry: US Crypto Lending Service Files for Regulated Token Sale
Jul10

Fueling the Cannabis Industry: US Crypto Lending Service Files for Regulated Token Sale

Chicago-based lending firm Ceres recently filed for a request to conduct a Reg. A sale in order to get approval from the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). Ceres wants to launch a token that will be used for garnering equity, while the company also wants to launch a coin that can be used to lend to cannabis startups in need of funding. Cryptocurrencies and cannabis culture go hand in hand in the eyes of many, and the...

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Coinbase Eyeing US Stock Market Listing as Early as This Year
Jul10

Coinbase Eyeing US Stock Market Listing as Early as This Year

Coinbase Inc is planning a U.S. stock market listing for later this year or early 2021, Reuters reported on Thursday. The plan is subject to approval by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. If successful, Coinbase could become the first major American cryptocurrency exchange to go public. Instead of an initial public offering (IPO}, where new shares are created, Coinbase is considering a direct stock market listing, Reuters...

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Venezuela Seizes 315 Bitcoin Mining Rigs: Miners Discuss Illegal Confiscation, Police Extortion
Jul10

Venezuela Seizes 315 Bitcoin Mining Rigs: Miners Discuss Illegal Confiscation, Police Extortion

The Venezuelan military has seized 315 Bitmain Antminer S9 bitcoin mining rigs it claims are not properly registered to operate in the country. Although cryptocurrency mining is legal in Venezuela, miners say they have been unfairly treated, citing illegal seizures of mining equipment and police extortion. Venezuela Seizes Bitcoin Mining Equipment The Bolivarian National Guard of Venezuela (GNB) announced via Twitter Monday that it...

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