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Crypto Exchanges Are Suddenly Being Censored In Iran

Crypto Exchanges Are Suddenly Being Censored In Iran by Leigh Cuen – Coin Desk “Every crypto exchange in Iran [has been] filtered since May.” That’s how one Iranian bitcoin advocate, speaking on condition of anonymity, described a new wave of government censorship...

Google to Ban ICO and Crypto Ads Starting In June

Google to Ban ICO and Crypto Ads Starting In June by Wolfie Zhao – Coin Desk TDC Note – Just looking forward to the day when there is an anti-trust lawsuit brought against google, Facebook, YT and twitter and all are either...

Coinbase Releases Cryptocurrency Tax Calculator

Coinbase Releases Cryptocurrency Tax Calculator by Wolfie Zhao – Coin Desk Cryptocurrency startup Coinbase has launched a new gain/loss calculating tool as part of an effort to help its user base keep up with U.S. tax requirements. In a blog post published...

Venezuelan Leader Claims Big Demand for Petro Cryptocurrency

Venezuelan Leader Claims Big Demand for Petro Cryptocurrency by Nikhilesh De – CoinDesk TDC Note – Unverified purchases, unverified sources but we are to believe Maduro is telling the truth! Right. The same Maduro who has been lying for the past…well, since...

What to Expect When Congress Talks Blockchain Feb 14

What to Expect When Congress Talks Blockchain Feb 14 by Nikhilesh De Coin Desk Two subcommittees in the U.S. House of Representatives will discuss potential applications for blockchain in government during a hearing on Wednesday. “Beyond Bitcoin: Emerging Applications for...

SEC, CFTC Chiefs Set for Senate Crypto Hearing

SEC, CFTC Chiefs Set for Senate Crypto Hearing by Stan Higgins – Coin Desk TDC Note – Like the “futures” contracts working against bitcoin aren’t enough. Look how the bankers have walked the “price” of bitcoin down to levels not seen since...

Visa Cracks Down on Bitcoin Debit Cards in Europe, Providers Say

Visa Cracks Down on Bitcoin Debit Cards in Europe, Providers Say by Nikhilesh De – Coin Desk Visa, the payments giant, terminated a card issuer’s membership on Friday, causing cryptocurrency debit card providers to suspend their services, according to three of the...

CoinDesk Most Influential

CoinDesk Most Influential from Coin Desk The top ten most influential people of 2017 and into 2018 according Coin Desk.  What will this list look like at the end of the year? Click here to sign up for The Daily Coin FREE newsletter covering...