New Bill Clarifies Crypto Taxation in Poland

A new draft introducing amendments regarding the taxation of crypto incomes has been published in Poland. The bill differentiates between decentralized cryptocurrencies and centralized virtual money, and clarifies the tax regime applicable to crypto trading and mining.   Also read: Eastern Europe: Regulation Postponed, Tax Abandoned, Banks Enlightened Draft Distinguishes Between Cryptos and Centralized Coins… Continue reading New Bill Clarifies Crypto Taxation in Poland

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Major EOS Bug Allows Users to Poach RAM, EOSBet Reports ‘Crippled’ System

Some may place EOS  near the end of its post-mainnet launch teething stage; however, several developers of the dPoS blockchain have stepped in to fight off another memory-related bug—this time, allowing malicious transaction recipients to hijack the RAM of senders. Addressed by EOS developers in a GitHub bug report , the issue permits users to… Continue reading Major EOS Bug Allows Users to Poach RAM, EOSBet Reports ‘Crippled’ System

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Pangolin Miner Claims 16nm ASIC Miner Will Compete With 7nm Machines

Over the last few weeks, we’ve been reporting on the wide variety of new cryptocurrency miners entering the digital asset economy. Some of these newly created miners are bringing faster processing power and more optimized chips, while others have even built mining rigs that tether to a water-cooling system. Now another new SHA-256 mining rig… Continue reading Pangolin Miner Claims 16nm ASIC Miner Will Compete With 7nm Machines

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Crypto-Exchange Huobi May Go Public on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

The Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange Huobi is facilitating a majority shareholder takeover of a Hong Kong-listed company, which could see Huobi go public based on regulatory approval. Huobi Going Public? As noted by HKEX News, Pantronics Holdings , a Hong Kong Stock Exchange (HKEX) listed investment fund focusing on electronics, is transferring over 221 million of… Continue reading Crypto-Exchange Huobi May Go Public on Hong Kong Stock Exchange

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Decentralizing the Web: Handshake, Akash and the Quest for Censorship-Resistance

Censorship-resistance is a hot topic right now. On an internet where prominent voices are being silenced and deplatformed, and free speech services are being threatened with the same fate, decentralization is more urgent than ever. But for so long as centralized hosting and DNS services retain the power to ban dissenters, full decentralization will be… Continue reading Decentralizing the Web: Handshake, Akash and the Quest for Censorship-Resistance

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Canadian College to Launch Blockchain Developer Program

With rising blockchain integration, industries across the board are facing a shortage of software engineers familiar with the space. To meet growing demand, Canada’s George Brown College is launching a blockchain development program for incoming students. Comprehensive Certificate Program in Blockchain George Brown College will become the first Canadian college to offer a comprehensive certificate… Continue reading Canadian College to Launch Blockchain Developer Program

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Morgan Creek Launches Digital Asset Index Fund for Institutional Investors

Morgan Creek Digital, an asset management firm backed by multi-billion dollar investment advisor Morgan Creek Capital Management, has announced the launch of the Digital Asset Index Fund in partnership with Bitwise Asset Management. Also Read: The Daily: Chinese Crackdown Continues, ICO Head Faces 15 Years in Prison Opening Up Crypto for Pension Funds According to… Continue reading Morgan Creek Launches Digital Asset Index Fund for Institutional Investors

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Mark Yusko’s Morgan Creek Digital Partners with Bitwise to Launch Institutional Index Fund

Morgan Creek Digital, the crypto-focused arm of Bitcoin bull Mark Yusko’s multi-billion-dollar investment advisory firm Morgan Creek Capital, has joined hands with Bitwise Asset Management to launch a cryptocurrency index fund for institutions and elite investors. Related: Bitwise Launches Three New Crypto Index Funds According to a press release, the duo’s Digital Asset Index Fund is… Continue reading Mark Yusko’s Morgan Creek Digital Partners with Bitwise to Launch Institutional Index Fund

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Details of Iran’s National Cryptocurrency Unveiled

Iran has been developing a national cryptocurrency, a move that could allow them to evade US economic sanctions. Informatics Services Corporations, the country’s leading provider of banking systems, has reportedly been designing and developing the cryptocurrency and has now revealed its features. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space Built on Hyperledger Informatics… Continue reading Details of Iran’s National Cryptocurrency Unveiled

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Payfone Wins SIM Swap Attack-Prevention Patent to Deter Cryptocurrency Hacks

SIM swap fraud and cryptojacking have increasingly become popular methods of cryptocurrency theft among hackers worldwide. In an attempt to deter such attacks, digital identity company Payfone has won a technology patent for SIM swap prevention. Payfone Looks to End SIM Swap Fraud Digital identity authentication company Payfone has won a patent for an anti-SIM… Continue reading Payfone Wins SIM Swap Attack-Prevention Patent to Deter Cryptocurrency Hacks

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