Ukrainian police have uncovered an illegal mining farm in the city of Kryvyi Rih. The farm was operated by a 32-year-old citizen in an ordinary flat. The operator is currently under arrest while the amount of damage is being investigated.
Akoin (AKN), the long-awaited cryptocurrency from Akon, was launched late last year, but since then the American public has had limited or no access to it. However, Akoin's management has announced that the token will be available in the US on September 17.
Within weeks, the 20-year war in Afghanistan ended and the Taliban took power again. However, the cryptocurrency community wonders if the Taliban government will embrace cryptocurrencies as it rebuilds the economy.
Akoin (AKN), Akon's cryptocurrency, has been piloted at the Mwale Medical and Technology City (MMTC) for almost a year. Now, the coin is set to be fully launched by September 2021. Is Akon one step away from his Akon City dream?
Miami has been supportive of the fintech industry and cryptocurrencies and blockchain in particular. Miami Mayor Francis Suarez has just launched the city's own cryptocurrency called MiamiCoin ($MIA). How does Miami compare to other crypto cities?
As China is continuing to crack down on Bitcoin and cryptocurrency mining and trading, more provinces in the country are implementing the decision. However, in an attempt to stop such environmentally unfriendly and high-energy-consuming activities, the prices of cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH) are negatively being affected.
Since the outbreak of the coronavirus in its central city of Wuhan, China became a target of blame by the world. While Beijing hosts the 2022 Winter Olympic Games next February, it is doubted that many will visit the Asian country. This puts the plan to present the digital yuan to the world at stake.