Latest News Of California Tag
Tech 23 August 2019
California universities to launch blockchain education initiatives
The campuses of the University of California will begin offering blockchain educations for their students.
Business 21 August 2019
San Diego man receives 70 months for drug dealing on dark web
In addition to his prison sentence, Sky Justin Gornik also forfeited millions in crypto.
Tech 2 August 2019
Kids Crypto Camp begins blockchain technology at an early age
The camp offers blockchain technology for young generations to learn from an early age about blockchains, cryptocurrency, mining rigs and more.
Business 29 July 2019
BTC-e exchange formally charged by prosecutors in California
Alexander Vinnik and his company face serious charges, and he could spend the next 55 years in prison.
Business 29 April 2019
US officials indict two Nigerians in crypto scam
Two Nigerians have been indicted in a crypto scam that stole thousands of BTC, and as can often be the case, offered promises that were too good to be true.
Business 1 March 2019
California proposes cannabis-related businesses to pay tax in crypto
To help cannabis companies with their banking problems, California has proposed allowing them pay taxes with crypto.
Tech 14 February 2019
UC Berkeley launches blockchain accelerator for startups
The University of California, Berkeley recently announced the launch of a new blockchain-focused accelerator, the Berkeley Blockchain Xcelerator for blockchain startups.
Business 6 February 2019
California court indicts two men for SIM swapping to steal crypto
Two men used fraud and extortion, targeting crypto investors and executives with their scheme.
Business 26 November 2018
Bitmain faces class-action lawsuit over mining operations
On top of having to deal with questions regarding its financial situation and a decline in market share, the cryptocurrency mining equipment manufacturer is facing a fresh lawsuit in California.
Tech 31 August 2018
California passes bill recognizing smart contracts, blockchain tech
The state of California will soon include blockchain technology among electronic records that could be used for legally binding contracts.
Business 31 July 2018
Alleged crypto-targeting SIM swap scammer nabbed in California
Police in California arrested Joel Ortiz, who is accused of involvement in a scam where several cellphone numbers were hacked, yielding over $5 million in cryptocurrency.
Press Releases 26 July 2018
Modulus CEO Richard Gardner’s statement on Brad Sherman and #UnseatSherman2018
Since Congressman Brad Sherman (D-CA) calls for an outright ban of buying or mining cryptocurrencies--many have called for his removal, promoting #UnseatSherman2018.