What Went On At The Odyssey Hackathon?

The Odyssey Hackathon, purportedly the “world’s biggest blockchain & AI hackathon,” took place in the Dutch city of Groningen last week. The hackathon included 1,500 participants from 29 different countries. Projects focused on using blockchain technology to help solve societal…

 

 

 

Team McAfee: A Scam?

John McAfee is well known for accepting cash and crypto in return for positive tweets promoting specific companies and their initial coin offerings. However, many companies, as well as McAfee’s former CEO Jimmy Watson, say that McAfee failed to deliver…

 

 

Why Bittrex Was Denied BitLicense

Shirin Emami, executive deputy superintendent for banking at the New York State Department of Financial Services, breaks down why Bittrex was denied a BitLicense. Emami cites deficiencies in the areas of transaction monitoring, customer identification, and listing standards. Powered by…