The State of Wyoming has now created a new class of assets in defining cryptocurrency as “Utility Tokens”, reports Forbes March 13. As previously reported by CBNN, the Wyoming state legislature passed House Bill 70 on March 6th, which exempts cryptocurrencies from state securities regulations. The bill was signed into law by Governor Matt Mead on March 8. ThisRead More →


The US House of Representatives finally gave important attention to the burgeoning cryptocurrency market this past Monday. On March 14th, 2018 the Capital Markets and Investments subcommittee held a testimony entitled “Examining Cryptocurrencies & ICO markets.” The hearing took place in the Rayburn House Office Building, featuring several key industry moversRead More →


Governments in Syria and Turkey have been caught red handed hijacking local internet users’ connections to surreptitiously inject surveillance malware, all while the same interception technology has been discovered also secretly injecting browser-based cryptocurrency mining scripts into users’ web traffic in countries like Egypt. Governments and internet service providers (ISP’s)Read More →


The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission stated on Wednesday that plenty of online trading platforms for cryptocurrencies should be registered with the regulator and thus subject to additional rules in a further sign regulators are now cracking down on the virtual currency sector. In a statement released earlier, the SecuritiesRead More →