The hammer is coming down all over again on the Karatbars ecosystem as German and South African regulators have taken separate steps around income of a purportedly gold-backed cryptocurrency. Germany’s Financial Supervisory Authority (BaFin) disclosed Monday that...
The Department of Justice (DOJ) reached a plea offer with Konstantin Ignatov for his involvement in OneCoin Ltd., a cryptocurrency task centered out of Bulgaria. Ignatov pleaded guilty to various counts which include money laundering, according to...
Belgium’s fiscal sector regulator has issued a refreshing warning above suspected cryptocurrency fraud sites, bringing its managing checklist to 131 domains. On Tuesday, the Monetary Products and services and Markets Authority extra 9 domains – together with bitcoinmarketscap.com,...
“My first loss was with CoinsMarkets. It took place when the exchange closed with our money. I did not even attempt to speak to any person or alert any police.” These are the words of an intrepid...
[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Mo3aJcJ6Ce4?feature=oembed&w=500&h=281] On site in Tel Aviv at the Ethereal Summit, hosted September 15, CoinDesk’s Daniel Kuhn spoke with some of the big gamers in the ethereum space about where the 2nd biggest blockchain is heading. Billed as...
The Takeaway: Ethereum’s creators now acknowledge the blockchain wasn’t built to scale as a mainstream transaction platform. A planned reboot meant to address some of those issues, known as Eth 2, is at least two years away. There is...
The Missouri Secretary of State Securities Division has sent a cease-and-desist letter to an unregistered crypto organization. Announced Wednesday, Mavixbtc Limited was ordered to halt functions just after allegedly deceptive traders. Mavixbtc faces civil penalties and investigation charges...
German law enforcement have raided and shut down Cyberbunker 2., a decommissioned NATO bunker that housed dim website industry servers and youngster porn. The bunker, hidden in the Mosel River city of Traben-Trarbach, held various stories...
Chainlink CEO Sergey Nazarov says there’s 1 massive point keeping again corporate adoption of blockchain technology: trustworthy oracle services that connect blockchain systems to actual-environment gatherings, and vice versa. In his thoughts, producing blockchain-based mostly contracts pegged...
Software-agency Emsisoft introduced a bug repair for the bitcoin-ransoming malware, WannaCryFake. Announced today in a blogpost, the no cost application will assist recuperate encrypted information with out major to information loss. Not like true crypto-mining exploits, ransomware is...