Browsing the "Kik" Tag

SEC Negotiations Have Cost Kik $5 Million, Says CEO

| Nikhilesh De

Kik's CEO says the company has spent more than $5 million talking to the SEC about whether its kin ICO was an unregistered securities sale.

Chat App Kik Says It Will Fight SEC Over Possible ICO Action

| Yogita Khatri

Messaging app company Kik says it will stand up to the SEC over an expected enforcement action relating to its 2017 initial coin offering

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Apps for Kik’s Crypto Are Beginning to Appear on Apple and Google Stores

| Brady Dale

A common critique of crypto is that it lacks uses, but Kik has funded apps to churn out almost three dozen new ways to earn and spend its token.

$3 Million Fund to Create 25 Marketplaces for Kik Messenger’s Token

| Brady Dale

Kik CEO Ted Livingston created the kin token so people could easily buy and sell digital stuff online. Now he's paying devs to make the stuff.

Chat App Kik Launches ‘Crypto-Economy’ With Kin Token Integration

| Nikhilesh De

Messaging app Kik's users can now begin earning and spending its kin token with the launch of its "crypto-economy," the company said Wednesday.

A Chain of Its Own: Mobile App Kik to Fork Stellar for Fee-Free Blockchain

| Brady Dale

Kik has decided that fees just won't work for its crypto token mission and has decided to fork stellar to create its own blockchain.

Hardcore Early Adopters Are Dead-Set on Kik’s ICO

| Brady Dale

Wednesday in New York, Kik gathered up the strongest believers in its plan to create a new revenue model for services online using its kin token.

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Game Giant Unity to Work With Kik’s ICO Token

| Annaliese Milano

The Kin Foundation, which governs the cryptocurrency developed by Kik, announced a partnership with Unity Technologies on Thursday.

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Ethereum and Stellar? Kik’s Kin Token to Use Two Chains

| Brady Dale

While Kik said it would move its "kin" crypto tokens off ethereum and onto stellar, today it announced it was allowing the tokens to live on both.

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Crypto’s Biggest ICOs Stay Silent on SEC Subpoenas

| Brady Dale

ICO issuers that have raised $50 million or more in token sales are being tightlipped when it comes to inquiries about SEC subpoenas.