The VC arm of cable giant Comcast has formed a team to explore the number of ways it might profit from strategic blockchain investment. Source link
The post Japanese Internet Giant GMO Plans Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Cloud Mining Launch in August appeared first on CCN GMO Internet, a multi-billion publicly listed Japanese internet and technology conglomerate, has unveiled plans to launch its new bitcoin cloud mining service in August. Founded in the early 1990s, Tokyo-based...
Templum and Liquid M have called on the SEC to allow token issuers to remediate their offerings given previous lack of regulatory guidance. Source link
The post China’s State Media Targets ICOs, Cryptocurrency Trading appeared first on CCN The Chinese government, through its media, is continuing to taking aim at cryptocurrency trading and ICO investments. Despite numerous laws passed last year to ban cryptocurrency activity in China, many Chinese investors continue to find underground...
Microsoft has concluded that so-called ‘layer 2’ solutions are necessary for Bitcoin to scale and is “collaborating” on the technology. Microsoft: On-Chain Fails To Meet Capacity Needs In a blog post on Monday, Director of Program Management at Microsoft’s Identity Division Alex Simons said that layer 2 scaling solutions, which principally...
The first two panels in Wednesday's CFTC Technology Advisory Committee meeting will discuss blockchain and crypto-related matters, respectively. Source link
The post Cryptocurrency Market Continues Rebound, Reaches $420 Billion Valuation appeared first on CCN For two straight days, the cryptocurrency market has continued to demonstrate signs of short-term recovery. Although volumes remain low, the price of most major cryptocurrencies like bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, and Bitcoin Cash remain relatively high....
One of Russia's government ministries has proposed a law that would introduce a capital threshold for initial coin offering (ICO) organizers. Source link
Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies have long had a reputation for being the payment tools of criminals. Now, Europol claims billions of dollars are being illegally laundered with cryptocurrency in Europe. Large Estimations According to the European Union Agency for Law Enforcement Cooperation (Europol), three to four billion pounds ($4.1 to $5.5...
In the rapidly-evolving world of cryptocurrency, the SEC and CFTC are belatedly ramping up their efforts in fulfillment of their appointed duties. Source link