John McAfee does not pay taxes, ok?
Fox News reported that I do not pay taxes. The IRS is angry (and corrupt). They will hit using the law, twisted by "their" facts, like a club. My crime is small and I will not do it. conspiracies or foreign collusion will come, or something like that. I promise.https: //t.co/UeT8yy8dtx
– John McAfee (@officialmcafee) January 4, 2019
FCA addresses the encrypted companies
The UK Financial Conduct Authority is currently investigating 18 companies in connection with cryptocurrency transactions, including growing concerns about the threat posed by Bitcoin and others on the integrity of financial markets.
In figures issued to the Telegraph in laws on freedom of information, it was said that since November 12 it had opened inquiries on 67 companies involved in cryptocurrency activities.
We are pleased to confirm that we have completed our first round of financing of $ 182.5 million https://t.co/Cc2EsoQMcT
– Bakkt (@Bakkt) December 31, 2018
India: no calendar of encrypted regulations in place
The Indian government is in no hurry to develop any encrypted regulation or even to set a deadline for the task, Quartz reports.
I ask the media and ask for help from them in our crypto campaign in India. India is the only major democracy in which blockchain innovation has been stiffened due to banking restrictions @tempi of India @qzindia @htTweets @ Inc42 @YourStoryCo @mint @the_hindu @ndtv @ZeeBusiness
– Nischal (WazirX) ⚡️ (@NischalShetty) January 4, 2019
I came across: "Aiding Gram's cryptocurrency is a criminal act"
The secretary of the Task Force for the definition of criminal content stated that any collaboration with the Telegram messaging app to launch the cryptocurrency Gram in Iran constitutes an action against national security and will be addressed as a & # 39; disruption of the economy of the country, reports Tehran Times.
– Tuur Demeester (@TuurDemeester) January 1, 2019
Bitcoin separates from the package
Bitcoin has separated itself from the other cryptocurrencies in 2018 and will continue to do so going forward, second Jimmy Song.
Decentralization is the key here. "The benefits of decentralization are often subtle and easy to liquidate, but they are real benefits," he says in a blog post.
The official Fortnite Merch store now accepts exclusively #Monero as a cryptocurrency payment option! https://t.co/NWmHhzE6Kg
– Monero || #xmr (@monero) January 1, 2019
Republic of Abkhazia announces crypto collapse
The government of the Republic of Abkhazia has cut the power of some cryptocurrency mining farms due to electricity problems, Chernomorenergo RUE announced on Facebook.
Calvin quenches Vitalik on Twitter
The problems with Ethereum are well documented online. Vitalik should spend time resolving these challenges and ceasing to publicly lie about the skills of other people and their technology. This is not a good thing for him. https://t.co/VeRMPdLVER
– Calvin Ayre (@CalvinAyre) 2 January 2019
In 2018 the history of blockchain / decentralization has broken down (or at least this guy says)
In 2018 the history of blockchain / decentralization collapsed. For example, a study of 43 cases of use found a success rate of 0%. https://t.co/FTEKKCPAy8
Let's talk about some wrong assumptions about decentralization that led to blockchain clamor, and what we can learn from them.
– Arvind Narayanan (@random_walker) December 31, 2018
The Saudi customs envelops the blockchain pilot program
Saudi Customs has integrated its FASAH cross-border business platform with the IBM solution and Maersk TradeLens.
This week in the crypt:
1. Overstock using BTC to pay taxes
2. Consensys and AMD create cloud computing
3. DX Exchange which initiates tokenized actions
4. Thai government that digitizes the vote onchain
5. Bakkt raised $ 182 million
6. The Fortnite store accepts Monero
Nobody can stop progress!
– Pomp 🌪 (@APPLANT) 5 January 2019
DMM.com triggers the mining encryption company
The Japanese e-commerce company DMM.com is closing its cryptocurrency business, due to the deterioration of profitability, reports Toyo Keizai.
What we achieved in the fourth quarter of 2018 at Coinbase 🥳 Happy New Year! https://t.co/6yreKEAat7
– Brian Armstrong (@brian_armstrong) 2 January 2019
South Africa faces the crypto-challenge
The South African government has set up a regulatory work group on crypto assets, BusinessDay reports.
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– Bitrue (@BitrueOfficial) January 4, 2019
New York claims cryptography first
New York became the first state in the United States to create a cryptocurrency task force to study how to properly define, define and use cryptocurrency.
"Today marks 10 years since the birth of the Bitcoin blockchain … The new #BSV logo represents this crucial moment for #Bitcoin to grow up." #BitcoinSV https://t.co/jKFaTLnCjm pic.twitter.com/1JPK9yXskq
– Jimmy Nguyen (@JimmyWinMedia) January 3, 2019
Mike Novogratz increases participation in Galaxy Digital
He now owns about 80% of the shares of the company he founded, reports Bloomberg.
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– DX.Exchange (@DXdotExchange) 2 January 2019
Overstock takes another krip before
The online retailer Overstock is destined to become the first major US company to pay part of its fees for the state of Ohio in Bitcoin, using the new platform, OhioCrypto.com.
Our co-founders reflect on a transformative 2018 that included new products, customer growth and the learning of important lessons on building an open global financial system.@Poloniex @centre_io @circleinvest @ResearchCircle @jerallaire https://t.co/1sATjRn0xf
– Circle (@circlepay) January 3, 2019
Exciting things happen in Switzerland at every level, Lamassu
The ATM Bitcoin Lamassu company moved to Switzerland following regulatory issues in other countries, according to a medium post.