Category: Bitcoin

S Korean Crypto-Pay Company Dragged into Mega Burning Sun Scandal – CipherNews

Seungri. Source: a video screenshot, Youtube/CNBC Indonesia A South Korean cryptocurrency payments platform Nupay is the latest company to be pulled into the aftermath of the long-running major Burning Sun K-pop drug, sex and prostitution scandal. The scandal originated with a police investigation in January…

Indian Government-Backed Program Offers Crypto and Blockchain Course – CipherNews

An Indian government-initiated program is offering a course for undergraduates to learn about cryptocurrency, blockchains, and their use cases. This 12-week interactive course is free to enroll and learn from. Among the topics covered are Bitcoin basics and consensus. Meanwhile, India’s regulatory framework for cryptocurrency…

The Blind Trust Described in the Kleiman vs. Wright Lawsuit Is a Real Head-Scratcher – CipherNews

There’s been a number of developments in the ongoing Kleiman vs. Wright lawsuit lately. After Craig Wright’s sworn deposition, the plaintiffs contend that Wright’s categorical refusal to answer questions about his bitcoin addresses and his marriage(s) needs to be reevaluated. Wright’s legal team say he’s…

Kenetic Starts New Fund, Sees Asia as a Home for Blockchain Generation – CipherNews

Jehan Chu. Source: Kenetic.capital Kenetic will soon be launching a new venture capital fund that is “pure equity, obviously blockchain only”, Jehan Chu, co-founder and managing partner at Kenetic Capital, a blockchain investment and advisory firm, told Cryptonews.com in an interview about their plans, the…