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Google Accused Of Unfair Competition

Google Accused Of Unfair Competition

Not a long time ago, in March 2018 Alphabet Inc. that runs Google and Youtube has declared to ban all crypto-related ads, and in April – all apps that have something to do with mining.

The ban was excused as a measure to protect users from fraudulent offers, however, on June 4 The Independent has published an article suspecting Google in implementing the ban in its vested interest: read more

Utopian Ideas – Or Not So Much? Cryptocurrency's Feature that We All Misunderstood

Utopian Ideas – Or Not So Much? Cryptocurrency's Feature that We All Misunderstood

This morning, bypassing the dull routine, I had directly dived into the seething pool of unhackneyed minds’ outgivings on Medium and ran into an article that seized my attention: "Why Everyone Missed the Most Mind-Blowing Feature of Cryptocurrency." I ingested the text for breakfast and by the lunchtime had already formed my response. So, what does the author consider the most mind-blowing feature of cryptocurrency? I wish he let us know the answer somewhere at the beginning of the 16-minute long read, but alas. And I won’t be indulgent either. read more

Not-a-Billionaire Vitalik Buterin Responds to Accusatory Tweets

Not-a-Billionaire Vitalik Buterin Responds to Accusatory Tweets

The co-creator of Ethereum and one of the most influential people in crypto Vitalik Buterin denied the rumors about him being a cryptocurrency-billionaire. 

New York University professor Nouriel Roubini’s posted a tweet, in which he accused Buterin of usurping 75% of the Ether supply. In response, Buterin claimed that he had never held more than 0.9 percent of Ethereum, adding that “there are no criminal laws against pre-mining.”

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