Levy Hudes

TaxBit Raised $5 Million to make Tax Reporting easier

TaxBit, a crypto-oriented tax compliance firm, has raised $5 million in a seed round that saw participation from the Winklevoss twins’ family office, Winklevoss Capital. In a Jan. 6 announcement, TaxBit said that it plans...

Burger King In Venezeula Starts Accepting Bitcoin

Bitcoin (BTC) has come to Burger King in Venezuela as a new partnership opens up cryptocurrency payments at the fast-food chain. Confirmed in a tweet on Dec. 30, a single Burger King branch in the Sambil area of...

Poloniex Cryptocurrency Exchange Confirms Data Leak

Cryptocurrency exchange Poloniex has forced a password reset for all customers due to a leaked list of email addresses and passwords on Twitter. On Dec. 30, the exchange emailed its customers to inform them that a...

Bitfinex Strengthen KYC Requirements

Cryptocurrency exchange Bitfinex, has reportedly strengthened its know your customer (KYC) requirements, sending an email to verified users asking for more identifying information. Additional personal data requested According to a Dec....

Uzbekistan Bans Citizenz from Buying Bitcoin and other Cryptocurrencies

The government of Uzbekistan has reportedly barred its citizens from purchasing cryptocurrencies. According to local news outlet Novosti Uzbekistana on Dec. 25, the National Project Management Agency has banned citizens from purchasing crypto, even on established...

New York Court Proceeds Against Onecoin Fraudster

The New York Southern District Court granted a continuance in the lawsuit against David Pike over his alleged link to the OneCoin Ponzi scheme. Finance news outlet FinanceFeeds reported on Dec. 21 that the continuation of the case...

Former Kraken Employee Sues Exchange

A former employee of United States-based cryptocurrency exchange Kraken initiated legal proceedings against the company in connection with breach of contract and sanctions violation, among other issues. Per a court document filed on Nov. 26, Nathan...

Tether Sponsors The Newest Version of Bitcoin

Ether, the stablecoin operator behind USDT, has funded the development of the new version of Bitcoin (BTC) tokenization layer Omni. In a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Dec. 15, the companies announce the...

European Regulation Forces Bitcoin Service Bottle pay to Shutdown Operations

The Bottle Pay service, which allowed users to send Bitcoin (BTC) via social media accounts, announced on Dec. 13 that it would be shutting down due to Anti-Money Laundering (AML) regulations.  Funds will remain available for...

Health Insurance Giant Piloting With Blockchain to Secure Medical Data

Anthem, the second-largest health insurance company in the United States plans to use blockchain technology to secure medical data of all 40 million members over the next three years. On Dec. 12, Forbes reported that Anthem...

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Levy Hudes, has been covering a few digital news papers, as well as running hes blog on Steemit. Hes loves writing about the digital world, and especially Bitcoin.
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Bitcoin Eyeing $11800 After Intense Drop

As we saw earlier today, Bitcoin started by declining from $11349 to $11176, roughly 1.76%.

USDT Is A Game Changer For Online Poker

CoinPoker - the flagman of the industry, the biggest and the oldest pure crypto poker room is the first to...

Can XRP defend its price?

Could XRP defend its price action, and rise back to $0.30? Here is my view on how it could look if the...

With a 110% increase in crypto wallet adoption rates in 2020 are we set for another Bitcoin boom?

2020 has been a massive year for crypto adoption. In July alone, over 3.5 million crypto wallet app downloads took place - a significant...

DeepTradeBot: The innovation of large companies at your service

DeepTradeBot is a collection of automated trading tools developed by Deep Neuro Networks LTD, a London, England-based company dedicated to artificial intelligence and...