Pewdiepie Pokes Fun at Youtubers Who Shilled Bitconnect

News Pewdiepie may be late to the Bitconnect bashing party, but he’s made up for it in a searing 15-minute sketch. “Finally I can quit making Youtube videos, this is the answer BITCONEEEEEECT!” the world’s most popular

New Jersey Cracks Down on Fraudulent Bitstrade

Adam James · February 11, 2018 · 7:00 am Following the fallout from fraudulent Ponzi-scheme Bitconnect’s demise, New Jersey has officially ordered cryptocurrency investment entity Bitstrade to stop offering unregistered and fraudulent securities in the state. New Jersey regulators have

The Story of the Four BitConnect Lawsuits – The Merkle

Things have certainly gone from bad to worse for the BitConnect Ponzi scheme. After defrauding hundreds of investors, the company decided to pull the plug on its operation and the associated exchange. With so many people left in the dust,

This Week in Bitcoin: Half Full or Half Empty?

News Doomsdayers out in force; Paul Krugman being Paul Krugman; Tether upto its usual tricks and the usual gamut of scams, schemes, and shakedowns. It’s been emotional. It’s been nerve-wracking. But it’s also been a total riot.

‘Prices Will Go Off Around March and April’

Allen Scott · February 4, 2018 · 3:00 am Bitcoinist spoke to David Drake, Chairman of LDJ Capital, a $200 million dollar cryptocurrency fund, about the current price downtrend, what determines ICO quality, and the potential impact of regulations in key

Venezuela Releases Petro Whitepaper Ahead of ”$5 Billion ICO”

Emerging Markets Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency, the petro, is a step closer to reality following the release of the official whitepaper. The eagerly anticipated document outlines the token model and crowdsale mechanism that will be used to launch