Iran Considers Banning Telegram After Its $1.7 Billion ICO

Government officials in Iran are planning a second ban on the popular messaging application Telegram, according to U.S. news outlet Al-Monitor. The ba...

Australian Government Announces New Cryptocurrency Exchange Regulations, Starting Today

On April 3, the Australian government announced that cryptocurrency exchanges are officially expected to follow new regulations in order to prevent mo...

Seoul Plans to Create Its Own Cryptocurrency, and Provide Support for Local Blockchain Projects

South Korean city Seoul plans on developing its own cryptocurrency called "S-Coin," mayor Park Won-soon announced in an interview with CoinDesk Korea....

ICYMI: U.S. to Ask for Social Media Profiles From Everyone Applying for a Visa

On Friday, the State Department of the United States proposed new rules that would require those entering the country and applying for a visa - immigr...

Tennessee Passes Bill Recognizing Blockchain Transactions and Smart Contracts

On March 22, Tennessee governor Bill Haslam signed a bill into law that recognizes the legal authority to use blockchain technology and smart contract...

Trump Prohibits US Citizens From Buying Venezuelan Petro

President Trump issued an executive order Monday banning U.S. citizens from purchasing the Venezuelan government-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, in ...

Cryptocurrency Markets Bounce Following Positive G20 Sentiment

Cryptocurrency markets bounced back sharply following a published statement by Mark Carney, Chair of the G20 Financial Stability Board (FSB), stating ...

Bitcoin Price Drops Following SEC Crackdown on ICOs

A report from the Wall Street Journal revealed that the Securities and Exchange Commision muscled into the world of ICOs this week, slapping dozens of...

Liberland: The Independent European ‘Nation’ That Runs on Cryptocurrency

Almost three years ago Vít Jedlička, a Czech economist turned politician, declared himself president of 2.7 square miles of unclaimed marsh along the ...

Understanding the Feedback Loop Between Trump and Fox News

Without Roger Ailes, a leaderless Fox News kowtows to their number one fan, Donald Trump, allowing him to dictate the very programming he subsequently...