The weekly crypto recap: Where we go over all the latest news in crypto from the week. With @Zaphoid, aka Chris Karabats from SmartCash
This week in the news:
Julian Assange has been indicted on 17 counts of violating the Espionage Act. Freedom of the Press is in dire straits, a disastrous precedent for the First amendment.
Charges: https://int.nyt.com/data/documenthelper/1037-julian-assange-espionage-act-indictment/426b4e534ab60553ba6c/optimized/full.pdf#page=1
Japan seeks global response to Crypto, scrutinizes exchanges and hands out "crypto guidance" prior to G20
Russian central bank considers gold-backed crypto
Montana passes bill to exempt utility tokens from securities laws
IRS says it will soon issue new crypto guidance re taxes
LocalBitcoins bans buying in Iran
EU cracks down of coin mixers, while the EU central bank says "Crypto poses no threat to financial stability"
Israel rules crypto is not money, but an asset subject to capital gains
Australian employee faces jail for mining crypto at work
Venezuela avoids sanctions by using Ruble and Crypto
CSW files copyright for Bitcoin Whitepaper, while US Copyright Office Says It Does Not ‘Recognize’ Craig Wright as Satoshi
Vitalik proposes mixer smart contract on Ethereum to anonymize Transactions
Decentralized domain registry gets funding, claims to offer websites that can’t be taken down by government authorities or traditional domain providers.
AT&T partners with BitPay: customers can now pay bills in crypto
The creator of “Fortnite” teams up with a gaming platform built on crypto
Firefox browser now includes an option to block cryptocurrency mining scripts on websites
PewDiePie's switch to dLive leads to 67 percent growth on the platform
Using Blockchain to track Vegan products & verify they are vegan: Game of Thrones star "Bronn" is onboard as an advisor
Founder of liquidated exchange, Cryptopia, launches new exchange: “New Zealand's most advanced crypto trading platform”
SEC goes after crypto ponzi scheme
Bitfinex has no customers in NYC, and questions why NYAG has the jurisdiction to go after them
Binance's CZ sues Sequoia Capital
Galaxy Digital rebalances portfolio, sells its shares in Block.one
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