Daily Archives: October 3, 2018

Wave of Mobile Tax Hikes Squeezes Africa’s Poor to Indulge Governments

A smart robber fleeces you with a pen and a handshake. From Zimbabwe to Kenya, Uganda to Benin, African governments are on a tax-raising spree, looking for easy money, ostensibly to help fund successive revenue shortfalls and budget deficits. Often, the money ends up being misappropriated by corrupt public officials. The best weapon in government hands is now your mobile ...

Read More »

Japan’s Prime Minister Appoints Pro-Blockchain Figure as Minister of Science, Tech, IT

A prominent pro-blockchain politician has been appointed as Minister of Science, Technology and IT as part of the fourth reshuffle Japanese Prime Minister Shinzō Abe’s cabinet Cointelegraph.com News

Read More »

PR: True Flip Opens for b2b Sales with the Launch of Magic Dice

This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com does not endorse nor support this product/service. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release. Curaçao True Flip, the blockchain fair games developer, opens a business-to-business service with the launch ...

Read More »

Who has FBI contacted in its investigation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh?

The FBI has so far interviewed at least four key witnesses in its investigation of Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh's alleged sexual misconduct.           GANNETT Syndication Service

Read More »

WSJ: Automated Trading Programs Manipulate Digital Currency Prices

The Wall Street Journal reports that automated trading programs are manipulating cryptocurrency prices Cointelegraph.com News

Read More »

Lamassu Launches New Line of Cryptocurrency ATMs

Lamassu, a Portuguese Bitcoin ATM manufacturer, has unveiled three new machines comprising its “next generation” of cryptocurrency ATMs. Also Read: Japan Roundup: Bitflyer Restructures, Zaif Suspends New Member Registrations Lamassu Launches New Cryptocurrency ATMs Lamassu has launched its new ‘Sintra’ range of cryptocurrency ATMs – the Sintra, Sintra Forte, and Douro II. All of the machines offer support for BTC, BCH, ...

Read More »

Report: Coinbase Negotiation Could Value Crypto Exchange at $8 Billion

“People familiar with the matter” told Recode that Coinbase is in negotiations, which could increase its valuation to $ 8 billion Cointelegraph.com News

Read More »

Shapeshift CEO Responds to Wall Street Journal Laundering Claims

Reporters at the Wall Street Journal (WSJ) tied innovative ecosystem cryptocurrency exchange Shapeshift to money laundering. “How Dirty Money Disappears Into the Black Hole of Cryptocurrency,” was its published product from months of investigative journalism. The company’s CEO, Erik Voorhees, claims cooperation with the WSJ was obtained “under false pretenses.” He also charges the WSJ “omitted relevant information” among other ...

Read More »