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Binance Was Never Even in Malta, Crypto CEO Dismisses “FUD”

Despite the popular, apparent misconception, Binance has apparently never had offices in Malta. Changpeng Zhao, the platform’s CEO and founder, says the crypto exchange operates without a fixed headquarters.He adds that Binance is striving to become a “true decentralized autonomous organization.”Despite What You Might Have Heard, Binance is Not a

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US Judge Dismisses Bitcoin Cash ‘Hijack’ Lawsuit Against Bitmain, Kraken

A U.S. court has dismissed a lawsuit accusing bitcoin cash proponents including Bitmain, Bitmain co-founder Jihan Wu, Kraken, Kraken founder Jesse Powell and Roger Ver of manipulating the cryptocurrency's price during a 2018 hard fork that created bitcoin SV.Florida-based tech and blockchain development company United American Corp – "UnitedCorp" –

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Ripple Dismisses Claims it Sold XRP in Violation of Securities Law

Ripple has instructed its legal team to dismiss claims that it violated U.S. securities law by selling XRP via ICO back in 2010. The case alleges Ripple led a scheme to raise hundreds of millions of dollars by their digital token illegally. The class action suits allege that the defendants (Ripple) violated both the

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Vitalik Buterin Dismisses Rumors New Constantinople Feature Allows Attack Vector

Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin and other core devs have dismissed allegations that a new smart contract creation feature set to be released in the forthcoming Constantinople hard fork will have negative security implications. The discussion was held during a Ethereum core developer call on Feb. 15.The feature in question

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Russian Duma Official Dismisses Government’s ‘Intention’ to Buy Bitcoin as ‘No Common Sense’

Photo: Patrick Lauke / Flickr Recently, some reports from several crypto media indicated that Russia intended to invest billions of dollars in Bitcoin to cushion itself against the effects of U.S sanctions. All of the reports, without further due (or check-up), cited a senior Russian economist and a lecturer at

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HitBTC Dismisses Allegations It Froze Accounts in Response to Proof of Keys Event

Cryptocurrency exchange HitBTC has rejected allegations by some of the industry’s best-known figures that it was deliberately freezing user accounts, the company told CryptoX in an email Jan. 3.Responding to a request for comment, Peter Swen, a representative from the exchange’s marketing team, denied any link between account freezes and

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Samsung Dismisses Galaxy S10 Crypto Wallet Reports as ‘Rumor and Speculation’

Samsung has refuted rumors that it has plans to offer a cryptocurrency cold wallet on its Galaxy S10 smartphone, in comments to CryptoX Dec. 11.The Korean-headquartered transnational tech conglomerate had recently filed three E.U. trademarks for blockchain- and cryptocurrency-software Dec. 10. As reported by Samsung community news sharing site SamMobile

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