Archive for January 2019

ICOs: Then, Now, and Beyond – Part 1

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The initial coin offering (ICO) followed the trajectory of bubbles, some may argue. New projects without even a minimum viable product (MVP) raised millions in seconds. Investors (even those without any financial literacy) scrambled to get hold of tokens sold via ICOs in the hope of making huge profits after price appreciation.   Want to…

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ICO Fund Allocations and Regulations – Part 2

Addressing the Pain Points It’s no secret that less-than-reputable ICO projects can simply issue their tokens, list them on exchanges, and finally sell them for fiat currency. A typical pump and dump scheme. Without any sort of regulation in place, anyone can just launch their own ICO and disappear with people’s money in digital assets.…

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ICO Fund Allocations and Regulations – Part 1

ICO Projects Allocate $24 Billion to Themselves Amid Lack of Regulatory Oversight According to a report published recently by BitMEX, ICO teams allocated $24 billion to themselves during the issuance of their tokens. However, in reality, these firms never realized this amount due to liquidity challenges. The so-called “crypto winter” has eroded this value to…

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Could Blockchain Prevent Data Hacks Like Quora and Marriot?

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Security breaches are as common as ever. Hot on the heels of the Marriot breach that affected half a billion users, Quora (the prominent question and answer platform) was recently hacked. On December 3rd, it was reported that over 100 million users were impacted by the breach—and much of the data that was stolen includes…

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Buying.com News Update: Jan 2019

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The BUY Token St20 token has been completed with Polymath.network  https://polymath.network/ The BUY Token has also been contracted with Bitgo.com to secure the token in cold storage for the highest level of security for the token holders. https://www.bitgo.com/info/ The MOQ is up and being beta tested. The launch of E-commerce on Demand has begun and proud to…

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The Truth About ICO Influencers

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Many initial coin offerings (ICO) in the marketplace have more hype than substance. The SEC has been actively cracking down on ICOs that aren’t following regulations. The next target: ICO influencers. Want to take part in Buying.com’s revolutionary eCommerce marketplace? Click here to participate in the token sale. Professional boxer Floyd Mayweather and music mogul…

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