Please share if you find this article interesting. Thailand Taking Steps to Regulate ICOs - Bitcoin News Economy & Regulation As part of its balanced approach, Thailand is taking further steps to regulate initial coin offerings by expanding current guidelines. Discussions on the framework between relevant institutions have already started, with a public hearing to be conducted soon. The first ICO to be carried out by a locally registered company is scheduled for March. The plan is to raise more than $20 million for a decentralized lending platform. Also read: New Research: 10% of Funds Raised in ICOs Lost or Stolen Growth in Other Countries Convinced Thailand to Act Thailand’s Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) are discussing a
Please share if you find this article interesting. U.S. Agency ICE Conducts Investigations That Exploit Blockchain Activity - Bitcoin News Regulation On January 25 the U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) deputy assistant director, Greg Nevano, explained in a testimony that the agency was using “blockchain exploitation tools” to combat cryptocurrency use in illicit markets. Nevano’s testimony revolved around the growing opioid addiction problem in the U.S., and how the law enforcement organization is fighting the drugs deliveries stemming from international mail carriers. Also Read: Oil Company Wants to Sell Bitcoin ATMs to Casinos, Stock Jumps 60% ICE Is Combating Illicit Activities That Derive From International Mail Deliveries This week the ICE deputy assistant
Please share if you find this article interesting. PR: Okoin VR Project Launches 2nd ICO Round - Bitcoin News 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. The OKOIN project launches the second round of the ICO. According to the management of VR Technology, which owns the project, the second round will make the token more liquid and stable after entering the open exchange, and thanks to protection against speculative manipulations. The second round will last from January 25, 2018 to April 25, 2018. For its start, two addit...
Please share if you find this article interesting. Australian Gold Refinery Announces Plan to Develop Cryptocurrency Altcoins Perth Mint, Australia’s largest gold refiner, has announced plans for the development a cryptocurrency backed by physical gold. If successful in developing the altcoin, it will join a long list of virtual currencies seeking to entice cryptocurrency investors to experiment with commodity-backed virtual currencies, including Venezuela’s soon to be launched ‘petro’. Also Read: Venezuela Considers Selling Its ”Oil-Backed” Cryptocurrency With a 60% Discount Australian Gold Refinery to Develop Cryptocurrency The chief executive of Perth Mint, Richard Hayes, states that the company has identified a significant opportunity in “bring[ing] investors back to pre
Please share if you find this article interesting. Trading Tip `The Wall´ - Wall Street Price Manipulation? Go Long - Bitcoin News Markets and Prices Trading is arrogant, be it on Wall Street or across crypto exchanges. In order to trade rather than hodl, you must fundamentally believe you’re smarter, more disciplined or better informed than the other half of the market. Time will tell. But as long as you’re trading, we’ve established that you’re at least more arrogant than the other half of the market. Bitcoin is arrogant. In order to be a bitcoiner, you must fundamentally believe that a bunch of software engineers can create a better form of money than economists, governments and central banks. Also read: Why Do We Fall, Bruce? Wall Street Manipulation and Willy Bot If you
Please share if you find this article interesting. Role Playing Game Imperatum Adds Dynamic 'Bitcoin Mode' Difficulty - Bitcoin News News Fans of the Role Playing Game (RPG) Imperatum now have the chance to play an all-new level in their favorite Sci-Fi simulator. Imperatum has added a “Crypto Update” to the Volantis City level which brings different difficulty options based on the real-time price of bitcoin. Also read: Three Ukrainian Lawmakers Declare Bitcoin Holdings Worth $47 Million Imperatum Creates Bitcoin Mode a Difficulty Adjustment Tethered to the Value of Bitcoin Imperatum is a popular RPG that can be found on the Steam gaming network. Players become agents in the city of Volantis trying to find clues to the ongoing mystery of an evil force consuming the galaxy.
Please share if you find this article interesting. The Satoshi Revolution – Chapter 4: Kiss a Computer Engineer Today (Part 4) - Bitcoin News Featured The Satoshi Revolution: A Revolution of Rising Expectations.Section 2 : The Moral Imperative of PrivacyChapter 4: When Privacy is Criminalized, Only Criminals will be Privateby Wendy McElroy Kiss a Computer Engineer Today (Chapter 4, Part 4) If you care about liberty, the nonaggression principle, or economic freedom in general you should do everything you can to use Bitcoin as often as possible in your daily life.” — Roger Ver Every time I turn on a light switch, I want to kiss an engineer. I cannot make light in the darkness, but they can. I can do so at the flick of a switch only because they have created the FM that makes i
Please share if you find this article interesting. Discover Card's 44 Million Customers Denied Crypto - Bitcoin News Featured The credit card company crypto squeeze continued this week with Discover Card announcing it would not allow its customers to use their card on cryptocurrency exchanges. It’s the latest in a string of credit card purveyors to block access. Also read: Tezos Swiss Foundation Concept is “Old, Inflexible and Stupid” Discover Card Removes Doubt: No Crypto Discover CEO David Nelms, 56, told Jennifer Surane, “It’s crooks that are trying to get money out of China or wherever. Or if someone steals our credit card numbers they’re going to ask for payments in Bitcoin. Those are the only use cases I’m actually seeing today,” he dismissed, giving a decided thumbs d
Please share if you find this article interesting. Bill Submitted to Make Cryptoruble Legal Tender in Russia - Bitcoin News Regulation A bill has been submitted to the Russian parliament to make the country’s national “cryptocurrency,” the cryptoruble, legal tender in Russia. This bill was introduced as the finance ministry published a different bill for the regulation of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings in Russia. Also read: Russia Finalizes Federal Law on Cryptocurrency Regulation Cryptoruble as Legal Tender A draft law has been submitted to the State Duma by Parliament member Rizvan Kurbanov to introduce “the national cryptocurrency, cryptoruble, as an official means of payment in Russia,” RT reported. The publication elaborated: The document proposes several
Please share if you find this article interesting. George Soros: Bitcoin is Propped Up by Dictators - Bitcoin News Featured Legendary currency trader, hedge fund titan, philanthropist George Soros, 87, delivered his yearly talk at The World Economic Forum 2018 in Davos, Switzerland. At the end of his remarks, an audience question asked the mogul his thoughts on cryptocurrencies generally and bitcoin in particular. Also read: Tezos Swiss Foundation Concept is “Old, Inflexible and Stupid” George Soros Believes Bitcoin’s Bubble is Maintained by Dictators A balding moderator chose to read from an audience question. He asked Mr. Soros, “Somebody says, ‘You’re a currency speculator. What do you think of cryptocurrencies? Is bitcoin a bubble, and do you have a position in cryptocu