Daily Archives: 03.06.2019

Review: The Moon

The Moon: A History for the Future by Oliver Morton The Economist, 2019 hardcover, 352 pp., illus. ISBN 978-1-5417-7432-2 US$28.00 In this summer of the Moon, the majority of the books being published are mostly backwards-looking, revisiting the Apollo program and the race to the Moon a half-century ago. Some do look ahead at the future of lunar exploration—by NASA, ...

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Australian Government Publishes Update on Cryptocurrency and ICO Rules | Bitcoin Magazine

Australian Government Publishes Update on Cryptocurrency and ICO Rules The Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has published an update on how it intends to regulate crypto-related businesses and initial coin offerings (ICOs). In this guideline, the financial regulator outlines requirements that need to be followed for cryptocurrency businesses to be compliant with the ASIC Act. This update is noteworthy ...

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Man Sentenced for Illegal Money Transmission Services on LocalBitcoins | Bitcoin Magazine

Man Sentenced for Illegal Money Transmission Services on LocalBitcoins U.S. citizen Morgan Rockcoons has been sentenced to fines and prison time for running unlicensed money exchange services on LocalBitcoins. Advertising himself on the peer-to-peer bitcoin trading network, Rockcoons made more than 1,000 transactions with hundreds of different users. The U.S. Department of Justice (DoJ) pursued him on charges of not ...

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