Hate Pays: Neo-Nazi Site Daily Stormer Has Raised Surprising Amount of Bitcoin

The Daily Stormer is a “white nationalist” blog replete with meme culture, poor grammar, and the expected, constant barrage of sexist and racist remarks. Over the years it has continually had its domains yanked, hosting revoked, and, of course, most normal funding services like PayPal refuse to allow it to do business on their platforms. The post Hate Pays: Neo-Nazi Site Daily Stormer Has Raised Surprising Amount of Bitcoin appeared first on CCN

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Overstock Crypto Venture, Rwanada Government Partner for Blockchain Property Rights Platform

Medici Ventures is a wholly owned subsidiary of Overstock, one of the most cryptocurrency friendly businesses in the world, whose CEO has frequently promoted the use of bitcoin and other cryptos. Medici is specifically geared toward blockchain businesses, development, and technology, and on Thursday it signed a second Memorandum of Understanding with the Rwandan Government The post Overstock Crypto Venture, Rwanada Government Partner for Blockchain Property Rights Platform appeared first on CCN

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U.S. Senator Warns Closing Montana Coal Plant Will Hurt Bitcoin Mining Industry

The junior United States Senator from Montana, Steve Daines, has warned that the planned closure of a coal power generator could harm the booming bitcoin mining business in the state. According to KULR-TV, all the four units of the Colstrip coal plant located in Rosebud County are expected to shut down by 2027. In Senator The post U.S. Senator Warns Closing Montana Coal Plant Will Hurt Bitcoin Mining Industry appeared first on CCN

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ICO Promoter John McAfee Says He’s Running for President [Again]

John McAfee, the cybersecurity pioneer and ICO promoter, has announced on Twitter he has decided to run for president of the United States in 2020, past refusals notwithstanding. In spite of past refusals, I have decided to again run for POTUS in 2020. If asked again by the Libertarian party, I will run with them. The post ICO Promoter John McAfee Says He’s Running for President [Again] appeared first on CCN

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Wisconsin Mulls Allowing Bitcoin Donations for Political Campaigns

Ethics officials in the U.S. state of Wisconsin are divided on whether to allow political campaigns to accept campaign donations in bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies. If Wisconsin approves the move, it will join Montana, Washington, D.C., and the U.S. federal government in allowing cryptocurrency campaign contributions. At a hearing on April 24, the Wisconsin Ethics The post Wisconsin Mulls Allowing Bitcoin Donations for Political Campaigns appeared first on CCN

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