Karan Balwani

Karan is a writer who shares an undying passion for technology, books and pets. For the past 7 years, he has worked in Business Development and PR before discovering his love for the written word. He regularly posts on his blog (www.kbthewriter.wordpress.com) and is working on his debut novel.

UBPC Bank Issued Cease and Desist Order
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UBPC Bank Issued Cease and Desist Order

The state of North Dakota recently issued a cease and desist order against a company that claimed to be offering security services pertaining to cryptocurrencies. Karan Tyler, Commissioner, State Securities announced a cease and desist order against Union Bank Payment Coin (UBPC), the company is accused of “promoting unregistered and …

Make-A-Wish Site Injected With Crypto Mining Malware
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Make-A-Wish Site Injected With Crypto Mining Malware

It appears that hackers are yet to draw a line of ethics. After hacking government, university, technology companies’ websites. Hackers have now injected cryptocurrency mining malware into charitable organizations. The most recent victim is the Make-A-Wish Foundation based out of the United States. Researchers from Trustwave the security firm discovered …

France Considers ICO Regulations
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France Considers ICO Regulations

France is among the few economies in the European Union and possibly across the globe who look to make the most of the growth of the cryptocurrency space. The country has shown an increasingly positive stance towards ICOs and is willing to host blockchain and cryptocurrency companies if they comply …

Ivy and HiveEx Collaborate in Australia
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Ivy and HiveEx Collaborate in Australia

A new service is aimed towards making Australia favorable for cryptocurrencies. IvyPay has announced a partnership with HiveEx.com, a cryptocurrency brokerage, and Ivy, an Australian blockchain company. This collaboration will allow users to pay bills and facilitate direct bank transfers. The existing infrastructure poses a challenge and this service intends …

Iran Users Urged to Withdraw Funds By Binance
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Iran Users Urged to Withdraw Funds By Binance

Binance, one of the largest cryptocurrency exchanges in the world has urged its user base in Iran to withdraw their money from the exchange. This move is being carried out so that the exchange can comply with the sanctions that are enforced by the United States. “In you have an …

Startup Backed By Coinbase Launches Crypto Miner
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Startup Backed By Coinbase Launches Crypto Miner

Arrington Ventures and Coinbase are backing an upcoming startup which is planning to launch cryptocurrency miners for home use. It is important to note that this miner won’t be capable enough to mine Bitcoin (BTC). The startup is called Coinmine and it is operated by Farb Nivi, a computer scientist …

$30 Million Crypto Trading Fund To Launch In Shanghai | Coindelite News
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$30 Million Crypto Trading Fund To Launch In Shanghai

A Shanghai-based cryptocurrency management company is planning to launch a new crypto trading fund through an unnamed partnership in Hong Kong. The company is named Point95 Global. The partnership is being carried out with an unnamed licensed asset manager based out of Hong Kong. This new private fund will focus …

Coinbase CEO Becomes A Billionaire
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Coinbase CEO Becomes A Billionaire

Even though the cryptocurrency markets have seen a downtrend throughout 2018, the adoption rate is consistently growing. Over $600 billion worth of cryptocurrencies have been wiped from the market amidst the cryptocurrency price crash. Things might appear to be grim, however, the person behind the biggest facilitator of United States’ …

Crypto Miners in Sweden Vanish Leaving Huge Bills | Coindelite News
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Crypto Miners in Sweden Vanish Leaving Huge Bills

The Swedish county of Norrbotten recently fell victim to a couple of cryptocurrency mining scams. The companies in question left behind unpaid electricity bills before fleeing. More than half of Norrbotten’s area falls under the Arctic circle. Cold temperatures are ideal for mining cryptocurrencies. In fact, the Älvsbyn and Kalix …

Arizona Man Arrested over $1.1 Million Crypto Fraud
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Arizona Man Arrested over $1.1 Million Crypto Fraud

That is seldom a day which goes by without any cryptocurrency related scams. In a recent incident a man from Phoenix, Arizona was arrested and sentenced for misusing cryptocurrencies. This is notably the first prosecution in the cryptocurrency trading industry for Chicago. The convict is accused of mishandling $1 million …