Russian prosecutors are reportedly investigating a British firm that allegedly sold fraudulent Gram tokens.
According to local reports, the blockchain-based system allowed constituents to decipher their own private votes or let third-parties do so.
A Russian court turned down a request from a victim of a 100 Bitcoin theft seeking restitution, with the court arguing that cryptocurrencies have no legal status.
Kazakhstan says it will double its digital currency mining investment at the end of this year, and is eyeing a CBDC.
As Russia draws up new strict cryptocurrency legislation, P2P Bitcoin exchanges and crypto trades in the country rise significantly.
Professor of Economics, Sergei Guriev, told Cointelegraph how Bitcoin can be used as a tool to combat authoritarian regimes.
The Bitfury-powered blockchain for the Russian constitutional amendments was reportedly attacked over the weekend.
The co-founder of the Infraud Organization pleaded guilty to racketeering charges before a U.S. District Court in the District of Nevada.
Even Vladimir Putin was not able to save this Dark Web mastermind who ran an elite invite-only cybercrime club.
Russia’s blockchain vote, powered by Bitfury, is off to a shaky start.