What's the stupidest thing you could do right now -- organize an ICO in the U.S., or eat Tide Pods? And is it true Roger Ver's life story was too crazy even for Alex Jones? Welcome back to the most outré take on the week's bitcoin and crypto news with Josh and friends on the latest episode of Junseth's World. Also see: Junseth's World Episode 26: Chicken Nuggers Subscribe … [Read more...] about Junseth’s World Episode 27: Intellectual Darkweb
Criminals are laundering "billions" using bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, according to E.U. law enforcement agency Europol. Although director Rob Wainwright used the statistics to call for more industry and regulatory action to combat it, some commentators noted the amount is tiny compared to that passing through the heavily-regulated banking system. Also see: John … [Read more...] about Europol Worries About Billions in Bitcoin Money Laundering, but What About ‘Regulated’ Banks?
A rift between the founders of popular Ethereum service MyEtherWallet caused confusion among users this week. Some suspected the project's official Twitter account was compromised when it suddenly changed name to "MyCrypto", bringing all followers with it. However they soon found out it was in fact the same product, with most of the old development team forking the project and … [Read more...] about What’s Going on with the MyEtherWallet – MyCrypto Takeover?
There are further concerns today over links between the legacy financial system and organized crime. Their warnings came after Rabobank was fined $368 million USD for laundering money for Mexican drug cartels. Also read: Fear and Loathing in Crypto-Vegas: How the Thud of FUD Nipped Fundamentals in the Bud Subscribe to the Bitsonline YouTube channel for great videos … [Read more...] about More Concerns Over Legacy Finance Crime Links After Rabobank Fined for Money Laundering
Business magazine Forbes, which publishes an annual list of the world's wealthiest individuals, has turned its attention to newly-minted cryptocurrency billionaires. The "First List of Cryptocurrency's Richest" lists several familiar faces from the industry -- but they're likely just the tip of the crypto wealth iceberg. Also see: Curaçao Digital Assets Holding Wins Approval … [Read more...] about Forbes Publishes List of ‘Richest People in Crypto’… That We Know Of