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2 Arrested in Japan for Obtaining Crypto Linked to Coincheck’s $530M Hack

Two men have been arrested in Tokyo for obtaining cryptocurrency linked to the massive hack of Japan’s Coincheck exchange in 2018. As reported by Jiji Press Wednesday, the men were held by the Metropolitan Police Department for allegedly obtaining NEM that were the suspected proceeds of crime – illegal under the law relating to punishment […]

Bitcoin And Crypto Investors: Avoid This New Cryptocurrency Like The Plague – Forbes

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency prices have crashed in the face of the global market rout sparked by the spreading coronavirus. But one new bitcoin-rival, created by a group of mostly unknown cryptocurrency developers last month and styling itself as “the world’s first crypto backed by death,” allows traders to bet on the coronavirus epidemic—with the token’s […]

The Cryptocurrency Act of 2020 Is ‘Dead on Arrival,’ Washington Tells Sponsors – CoinDesk – Coindesk

An omnibus bill aimed at comprehensive reform of U.S. cryptocurrency regulation was introduced Monday by Rep. Paul Gosar (R-Ariz.). It is thought to have little chance of passage at present but, according to lawyers and backers in the industry, it does provide insight into what a top-to-bottom new law governing crypto could look like one […]

Crypto Exchange Digitex Removes KYC to Protect User Data

While some global cryptocurrency exchanges move to expand Know Your Customer (KYC) rules, some major rivals claim that crypto platforms don’t need KYC at all. Digitex, a Seychelles-based crypto derivatives exchange, will start removing KYC identification this week in response to a major user data leakage that happened last month. Digitex will have no KYC […]

India Is Fostering a Solarized Digital Future

India is fostering a digital future via Prime Minister Narendra Modi’s “Digital India” initiative: A national blockchain strategy that includes quantum computing, machine learning and artificial intelligence as digital technologies become the primary platform for economic activity and growth. The IMF and the World Bank have forecasted that India’s GDP will grow at the rate […]