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Coinbase Deny IPO Rumors as Crypto Giant Closes $300 Million Series E

31.10.2018 Coinbase announced a $300 million fundraising round on Tuesday, October 30, which puts the San Francisco-based company’s new valuation at $8 billion and makes it one of the most highly valued startups in the United States. However, in an interview with Bloomberg TV following the announcement, Coinbase President and Chief Operating Officer, Asiff Hirji, […]

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Korea’s Top Financial Regulator: Crypto Exchanges Should Face ‘No Problems’ With Banks

The chairman of South Korea’s Financial Services Commission (FSC) has affirmed that crypto exchanges should face no issues with banking provisions, local media platform Token Post reported Oct. 30. The FSC’s Choi Jong-Ku clarified that banking support would be provided as long as exchanges have adequate anti-money-laundering (AML) safeguards in place and apply robust know-your-customer […]

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Bitcoin ‘Patient Zero’ Says BTC’s Current Stage is Like ‘1992 for The Internet’

Bitcoin “Patient Zero” Wences Casares, the founder of Bitcoin (BTC) wallet startup Xapo, said that the seminal cryptocurrency may take years to prove successful, in an interview with Bloomberg Oct. 29. In an interview with Bloomberg, Casares argued that BTC is an “intellectual experiment,” and it could be several years before it proves successful. “It […]

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In Korea’s Ruling Party, A Lawmaker Commits to Ending the ICO Ban

This article originally appeared in CoinDesk Korea, a partnership with The Hankyoreh. Opting to take the view ICOs are a form of fraud, speculation or gambling, the Korean government initiated a ban on the investment vehicle last September, one that sparked a strong backlash from domestic blockchain startups. Still, some Korean lawmakers from the opposition party […]

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New Ethereum-Based Token to Be Backed by Bitcoin

U.S. crypto wallet and blockchain security firm BitGo has announced the development of an Ethereum (ETH)-based coin backed 1:1 with Bitcoin (BTC), according to an official blog post Friday, Oct. 26. The announcement reads that Wrapped Bitcoin will provide users with a “wide variety of new decentralized use cases including on decentralized exchanges (DEXs), as […]

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AI Must Have Freedom! The FreeAI Manifesto Presented by Pandora Boxchain

Dr Maxim Orlovsky, founder and visionary at Pandora Boxchain, recently presented The FreeAI Manifesto, a call for the cooperation between the humankind and multiple artificial intelligences and withdrawal from any form of censorship or control. The FreeAI Manifesto was presented earlier this month at Hackers Congress Paralelni Polis, one of the premier events for hackers, […]

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MIRAGE (MRG) Stats Live

Today MIRAGE (MRG) stats have gone live for all to view. These stats are 100% accurate. Users can now see their ROI as well as additional details in the stats. MIRAGE strongly believes in integrity and that a crypto-currency product made by crooks will always be short-lived and crash as a burning fiasco. They also […]

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AIAS COIN (AIAS) Stats Live

Today AIAS COIN (AIAS) stats have gone live for all to view. These stats are 100% accurate. Users can now see their ROI as well as additional details in the stats. AIAScoin claims to be the premier solution to revolutionise the cryptocurrency and payment processing industry. Their concept revolves around a fast, private, secure, Peer-to-Peer […]

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Barry Silbert: Not Bullish on ICO, How Wall Street Really Thinks About Bitcoin

Crypto venture capitalist Barry Silbert said that he is not bullish on the projects raising funds via Initial Coin Offering, or ICO. The Digital Currency Group founder told Forbes that he philosophically supported the idea of disintermediating funding process but yet found it uncompelling from the point of view of purpose, capability, legality, and valuation. Utility […]