Cryptocurrency

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has halted an initial coin offering and charged its founders with “orchestrating a fraudulent initial coin offering (ICO)” the regulator said Monday. The agency said it charged Robert Farkas and Sohrab Sharma, the co-founders of Centra Tech, with fraud after they raised $32 millionRead More →

eth

Ethereum dev Piper Merriam opened Ethereum Improvement Proposal (EIP) #958 on Github on March 30th, presenting the notion of a possible hard fork in the Ethereum (ETH) protocol to invalidate ETH ASICs. Vlad Zamfir, another dev with the Ethereum Foundation, posed the same question on Twitter March 28th. FIfty seven percent of folks voted yes. Both developers’Read More →

0x Protocol

Roadmap and the role of the ZRX token 0x protocol’s pipeline of smart contracts accommodate upgrades with out disruption to markets. ZRX as a fee token enhances governance by ensuring the token distribution converges on a representative sample of protocol stakeholders. 0x protocol’s transition to community governance will happen in phases that shiftRead More →

japan

Two Japanese virtual currency exchanges,  Tokyo GateWay and Mr. Exchange will be shutting down operations and returning members cash and cryptocurrency holdings. The two exchanges are following the lead of three other Japanese exchanges, Raimu, Bit Station, and bitExpress which have also announced that they will be ceasing operations in Japan. Last year JapanRead More →