Browsing the "Censorship" Tag

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Bitcoin SV’s Delisting Isn’t ‘Censorship.’ But It’s Still a Problem

| Michael J Casey

The controversy over delisting bitcoin SV shows why crypto exchanges need more consistent standards and rules.

Bitcoin’s Lightning Torch Enters Iran as Payment Experiment Blazes On

| Alyssa Hertig

Bitcoin's lightning torch has made it to Iran – a milestone participants feel shows the payment network's censorship resistance.

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China’s Internet Censor to Start Regulating Blockchain Firms Next Month

| Yogita Khatri

China’s internet censorship agency is bringing in regulations for blockchain service providers in the country.

WeChat Now Censoring Bitmain and Crypto Price Prediction Accounts

| Wolfie Zhao

WeChat has just blocked an official sales channel for Bitmain miners, along with several accounts that analyse the crypto markets.

China’s Government Censorship Agency Is Hiring a Crypto Expert

| Wolfie Zhao

A high-level government media censor in China wants to hire a cryptographer with expertise in blockchain technology.

Pharma Scandal Prompts Calls to Put Vaccine Data on a Blockchain

| Wolfie Zhao

Blockchain technology could help track vaccine data and help avoid safety scandals like the one currently causing uproar in China.

Crypto Exchanges Are Suddenly Being Censored In Iran

| Leigh Cuen

Iranians using cryptocurrency to hedge against inflation have recently hit a roadblock, an apparent outage of domestic onramps to the market.

Freedom of the Press Foundation Now Accepts Donations in 5 Cryptos

| Nikhilesh De

The Freedom of the Press Foundation has expanded its donation methods to include five cryptocurrencies, calling the move a "natural fit."

Russian Court Overturns Cryptocurrency Media Ban

| Wolfie Zhao

A city-level court in Russia has revoked a ban issued in 2016 that blocked cryptocurrency media site bitcoininfo.ru, among others.

GoTenna Launches a Bitcoin Wallet That Works Without the Internet

| Leigh Cuen

The txTenna partnership with Samourai Wallet offers bitcoin transactions via mesh networks.