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Judge Orders Arrest of Former GOP State Senator Involved with Crypto Scam

A Texas federal judge issued warrants for the arrest of an ex-Washington state senator and the leaders behind an alleged cryptocurrency scam involving the Meta 1 coin. At an April 21 hearing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission, Judge Robert Pitman ordered bench warrants for former Republican senator David Schmidt

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Tencent Taps DAML Smart Contract Language for Chinese State Blockchain Network

Tencent’s digital bank WeBank is exploring the integration of the DAML smart contract language for its consortium blockchain FISCO BCOS — the chain that will undergird China’s national Blockchain-Based Service Network (BSN).On April 16, WeBank announced that integration of the Digital Asset Modeling Language (DAML) — open sourced by its

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US State Reps Submit Bill Spurring Blockchain Innovation in Rhode Island

Two state representatives in Rhode Island introduced a new bill promoting blockchain and technology adoption in the state. Rhode Island representatives David Place and Blake Filippi introduced a new bill on March 11 known as the “Rhode Island Economic Growth Blockchain Act.” The motion aims to provide green pastures for

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China’s Insane Fortnite Limits Take ‘Nanny State’ to Ridiculous New Levels

China is implementing new Fortnite gameplay restrictions. These new limits could severely hinder the country’s expanding the esports scene. Overall, in-game restrictions are going way overboard. China’s government has already placed infamous limits on younger gamers. Kids and teens can’t play past 10 pm on weekdays, and they’re restricted

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New Jersey Introduces Bill to Regulate Cryptocurrencies at State Level

The New Jersey state legislature is now considering a new bill that would require cryptocurrency businesses to obtain a proper license to operate.Assemblywoman Yvonne Lopez proposed the Digital Asset and Blockchain Technology Act on Feb. 20. The legislation would establish new requirements for virtual currency businesses and create consumer-friendly

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