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Indian Call Center Ring Duped Foreigners into Paying ‘Loan Tax’ in Bitcoin

A bitcoin fraud scheme has been unearthed in the Mumbai surburb of Mira Road. The scheme involved duping foreigners into parting with their money by informing them that they were behind in tax payments, according to the Hindustan Times. Based on the personal financial information they had obtained from their victims including loan arrears and take-home salaries, perpetrators of the ...

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My Big Takeaways from Dash Core Team Q2 2018 Conference Call

Below are my key takeaways from the Dash Core Group Q2 2018 conference call. The call in its entirety is available above. 1: New Draft Roadmap Released The highlight of the call was the unveiling of a draft version of the Dash roadmap. This will be updated and finalized over the next 90 days after an assessment by Carroll, but ...

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Chinese Influencers Call for Blockchain to Solve Food and Drug Safety Problem

As the Chinese population experience a food and drug safety crisis, with the latest scandal being a fraudulent rabies vaccine for babies, leading technology experts are confident that the blockchain could solve problems related to lack of transparency in China’s food and drug industries. Decentralized Supply Chain May End Food and Drug Safety Scandals in China The most recent drug ...

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Vietnam’s Central Bank Approves Call to Suspend Import of Cryptocurrency Miners

Vietnam is closing in on a sweeping move to – temporarily – ban the import of ASIC cryptocurrency mining equipment after the central bank approved the proposed plan. The State Bank of Vietnam (SBV), the country’s central bank, is in agreement with a government ministry’s proposal to suspend imports of cryptocurrency miners, local publication Vietnam News reported on Thursday. As ...

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Crypto Market Leaders Call For Twitter to Ban ‘Scam Bots’

Crypto scam bots have become a common sight in the Twitter landscape, with many premier cryptocurrency personalities seeing an influx of fraudulent accounts commenting on their posts. This has become such a large problem that well-known cryptocurrency figures, like Binance’s CEO and Charlie Shrem, have signed an “open letter” calling for these scams to end. What Are These So-Called ‘Twitter Scambots’? ...

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U.S. Lawmakers Call to Halt Crypto Use In Facilitating Illicit Activities

The U.S. House of Representatives has passed a bill requiring the Comptroller General of the United States to propose laws and regulations to put an end to drug and sex trafficking after examining how cryptocurrencies and online marketplaces facilitate these activities. The bill, H.R. 6069, sponsored by Rep. Juan Vargas, is titled, “Fight Illicit Networks and Detect (FIND) Traffic Act ...

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Fixy ICO Opportunity Last Call before Exchange Listing and Multiple Partnerships Announcement

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Analysts Call Crypto Crackdown a Good Thing for the Industry

CNBC Africa Host Ran Neu-Ner has taken a position gaining a lot of acceptance recently that bringing clear regulation into the cryptocurrency marketplace at this time is a positive move for both entrepreneurs and investors. Regulation Will Open the Flood Gates Neu-Ner who hosts the CNBC Africa Crypto Trader appeared on the networks popular investment show Fast Money where he encouraged regulatory ...

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Cryptocurrency is a ‘Token’, We Won’t Call it a Currency: South Africa’s Central Bank

Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. South Africa’s central bank is choosing to call cryptocurrencies like bitcoin as ‘cyber-tokens’ rather than currencies, arguing they do not ‘meet the requirements of money’. The South African Reserve Bank (SARB), the country’s central bank, prefers to see cryptocurrencies as ‘tokens’ rather than currencies according to deputy ...

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My Big Takeaways from Dash Core Team Q1 Conference Call

Below are my key takeaways from the Dash Core Group Q1 conference call. The call in its entirety is available above. 1: Dash Ventures and network-owned revenue-generating entities Ryan Taylor expanded on a new legal structure in the works known as Dash Ventures. This will allow new contractors to engage in legal agreements with the network, particularly for network ownership ...

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