Ulbricht, 31, was found guilty on all charges relating to his connection with the Silk Road market, which was the world’s most popular online drug store, functioning on the deep web. He was sentence... Read More
Force also acted as the de facto Chief Compliance Officer for a BTC business, CoinMKT, even going so far as to be featured in CoinMKT’s pitch decks to venture capital investors. He also used his sta... Read More
Given the nature of what the Silk Road dealt in, it’s incredibly unlikely that any of the funds in question were used to purchase Haribo gummy bears or actual legal merchandise, which means the gove... Read More
A good friend of Ulbricht testified against him on Thursday. According to this friend, who helped Ulbricht with programming problems from time to time, Ulbricht told him everything about the Silk... Read More
House Rules Politicians Must Disclose Crypto Investments Above $1K
Members of the House of Representatives, the lower chamber of the U.S. Congress, must begin disclosing cryptocurrency investments that exceed $1,000.
The guidance was laid out in a June 18 memo dra
Robinhood CEO: It's 'Very Foolish' to Rule Out Bitcoin
More than a million people signed up to trade cryptocurrencies in the days after mobile trading app Robinhood first announced the feature, co-CEO Vlad Tenev at the Future of Fintech conference on Wedn
Singer Akon Announces Cryptocurrency and Plans for Real-Life 'Wakanda'
Add Akon to the list of celebrities who are launching their own cryptocurrencies.
The 45-year-old "Smack It" singer announced Monday at Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity that he not
The SEC Just Froze One ICO's Accounts for a Second Time
The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is once again taking action against a co-founder of the PlexCoin cryptocurrency project, having previously sued him over securities violations and fra