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Texas State Securities Board Uncovers Three New Crypto and ICO Scams

Texas State Securities Board Uncovers Three New Crypto and ICO Scams

The Texas State Securities Board issued three emergency cease and desist orders Tuesday, September 18, to shut down a Russian cryptocurrency scam, charge DigitalBank and two principals for threatening immediate and irreparable harm to the public, and charge a forex and Bitcoin trader of guaranteeing false ROIs, respectively.

Coinbase Rebrands Toshi as Coinbase Wallet

Coinbase Rebrands Toshi as Coinbase Wallet

Toshi’s refreshed image, unveiled August 15, will aid in Coinbase’s effort to “invest in products that will define the future of the decentralized web.” Say Farewell to Toshi In a blog post published August 15, Coinbase has revealed that its crypto wallet Toshi will be rebranded as Coinbase Wallet.

DEA: Criminal Activity Drops 80% in Bitcoin Transactions

DEA: Criminal Activity Drops 80% in Bitcoin Transactions

Since Bitcoin’s inception, many crypto aficionados have worked to dissociate their favorite digital coin from the notion that it may be used for illegal activity, and new data from the United States Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) is proving that criminal activity in the space is massively shrinking.