IRS Crypto Reporting Letter: A Wake-Up Call No Matter Who Gets One

More than 10,000 taxpayers with crypto transactions will receive letters from the IRS by the end of August. The IRS has be...
August 17, 2019
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US Customs and Border to Trial Blockchain Shipping Proof-of-Concept

A United States Customs and Border Protection (CBP) advisory committee, is planning to launch a live test of its blockchain-bas...

FinCEN Director Addresses Casino Compliance With Obligations Regarding Crypto

Kenneth A. Blanco, the director of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN), has urged casinos to follow the agency’s ...

Coinbase Accidentally Saves Unencrypted Passwords of 3,420 Customers

Major crypto platform Coinbase has emailed 3,420 Coinbase customers to disclose an accident with customer registration. Some re...
August 16, 2019
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IT Giant Oracle Sues Blockchain Startup for Taking Its Name

Software development behemoth Oracle is suing blockchain startup CryptoOracle, alleging trademark infringement and cybersquatti...
August 16, 2019
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Binance to Resume US Operations Within Two Months, Predicts CEO CZ

Changpeng Zhao, CEO of major cryptocurrency exchange Binance, has predicted that Binance will resume crypto-to-fiat operations ...

Alibaba Files US Patent for Blockchain Domain Name Management System

Chinese online retail giant Alibaba has applied for a United States patent entitled “Domain Name Management Scheme for Cross-Ch...

Bitcoin Drops to $10,000 in Recent Downtrend

Despite exceeding $12,000 several times this month, Bitcoin (BTC) has slumped back to $10,000 in a recent downtrend. The number...

US Financial Regulators Reach $7M Settlement Over PlexCorps ICO

The United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has reached a multi-million dollar settlement with PlexCorps owner D...

Walmart Files Patent for Blockchain-Based Drone Communication System

American retail giant Walmart has submitted a patent application for a drone communication system that is based on blockchain t...
August 15, 2019
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