We Need 30 Different Words for Censorship

‘The best Sundays are for long reads and deep conversations. Recently the hosts of the Let’s Talk Bitcoin! Show gathered to discuss state sponsored propaganda, corporate censorship and how cryptocurrency or decentralization changes the game. The rallying cry of the totalitarian is “He farted first”, but if both systems have produced similar outcomes, is there much […]

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Tesla’s China Data Is Horrific – Here’s Why the Stock Will Still Hit New Highs

Tesla registrations in the high-growth Chinese market are showing signs of weakness. With its Shanghai and Fremont factories back in full swing, Tesla is still on track to meet the 2020 guidance of 500,000 deliveries. Elon Musk might not be bullish on TSLA, but shares could soon rocket to new all-time highs. For all its […]

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Blockchain Gaming Platform Enjin Updates Wallet Ahead of China Expansion

Blockchain gaming platform Enjin is opening up its wallet to Chinese users ahead of a planned expansion into the Asian nation. In an announcement on Monday, the project revealed that its the wallet for its Enjin coin (ENJ) cryptocurrency is now “certified and compliant in China.” Speaking to CoinDesk, the startup said approval for the […]

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The Chinese Government Tried to Cover Up Coronavirus Whistleblower’s Death

A Chinese doctor in Wuhan, the coronavirus whistleblower, has died from the illness he risked his reputation to warn others about. The Chinese government reportedly accused Dr. Li Wenliang of spreading rumors. Officials rebuked him for “severely disturbing the social order.” Now we know he was right about the seriousness of the disease. But Chinese […]

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2 Factors Why Sky-High Tesla is a Massively Overvalued Stock

Tesla is overvalued at $92.55 billion and has an extreme premium. Its earnings to valuation ratio is almost 10 times bigger than traditional carmakers. TSLA continues to be the most shorted automaker stock, and that’s a positive for the company. Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) is valued at $92.55 billion. That is just $8 billion short of […]

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Guangdong Blockchain Financing Platform Aims to Help Small Business

The Guangdong government launched a blockchain-based financing platform Thursday that will help small companies in the region receive loans faster from commercial banks.  The government-led project is supported by OneConnect, a fintech firm backed by one of the largest Chinese insurers, Ping An Insurance, according to a media report from Sina Finance.  The platform aims […]

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China May Soon Have Its First Blockchain Exchange-Traded Fund

China Securities Regulatory Commission (CSRC), the country’s financial watchdog, has recently received an application for listing an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that will track blockchain-related stocks as underlying assets. Dubbed Penghua Shenzhen Stocks Blockchain ETF, the application was filed by Shenzhen-based asset management firm Penghua Fund and was accepted by the CSRC on Dec. 24, according […]

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Chainalysis Report on PlusToken ‘Scammers’ Blamed for Monday’s Crypto Selloff

The slide began at 18:28 UTC on Monday. In just seven minutes, bitcoin slipped 4 percent, to $6,800 from $7,085 according to data from Coinbase. In that time, ether took a bigger hit, dropping 7 percent from $140 to $130. Neither had seen such lows since Nov. 25, when the crypto markets suffered a temporary […]

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China’s Congress Passes Cryptography Law, Effective Jan. 1, 2020

The Standing Committee of the 13th National People’s Congress in China has passed the cryptography law on Saturday and it will be effective on January 1, 2020, according to a Chinese media report. The announcement came one day after Chinese President Xi Jinping’s call on the country to seize opportunities in blockchain technology. While China […]

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