SEC Orders ICO Startup to Return $25.5M to Investors

2020-05-29

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has ordered cryptocurrency firm BitClave to return $25.5 million to investors. In a May 28 announcement, the SEC announced charges against the California-based cryptocurrency startup. The regulator found BitClave to be responsible for selling unregistered securities in its initial coin offering. Chief ofRead More →

Brave Browser Launches Encrypted Video Calls Before Zoom

2020-05-28

Brave, the privacy-centric cryptocurrency-powered web browser has launched in-browser video calls featuring end-to-end encryption. The encrypted video service, dubbed ‘Brave Together’ can be used to make unlimited encrypted video calls featuring two participants. All Brave users can access the feature, with no account sign-ups needed. Brave revealed that video conferencingRead More →

Leading Australian Regulated Micro-Investing App Adds Bitcoin Option for Investors

2020-05-28

Popular demand for cryptocurrency has prompted Australia’s leading micro-investing platform Raiz (formerly Acorns) to add a bitcoin investment option. Individual investors can round up their spare change and regularly invest in a bitcoin investment portfolio. Leading Australian Micro-Investing App Now Offers Bitcoin Exposure Australia’s leading micro-investing platform Raiz announced onRead More →

Bitmain Confirms Ousting of Micree Zhan, Threatens Legal Action

2020-05-27

Mining equipment producer Bitmain has issued two concurrent statements regarding its disgraced co-founder Micree Zhan, confirming his ousting in October. The statements were posted on Bitmain’s Weibo page on May 27, both of them reiterating that Micree Zhan, the company’s former chairman and legal representative, was removed from his positionRead More →

EMusic Launches Token to Help Artists Earn More

2020-05-26

Pioneering digital music store eMusic has launched its eMU token to help musicians earn more royalties. According to an announcement published by eMusic on May 26, the firm launched its token with the aim of creating a sustainable music ecosystem. The eMU crypto asset is a payment method designed toRead More →