We talk to Brady Dale, who covers ICOs and more for CoinDesk, plus: the BTC-ransoming of aaronlammer.com, Kanye mentions Bitcoin and the market doesn't care, Stephon Marbury has " joined China’s Sun Seven Stars Investment Group as chairman of its new sports blockchain group," Japan moves to ban privacy coins like XMR and ZEC from exchanges, the CFTC offers a bounty for scam-ICO snitchin', and a deep read into the IBM blockchain ad that plays during 100% of NBA Playoffs streaming commercial breaks.
LItecoin goes MIMBLEWIMBLE, Riccardo 'Fluffypony' Spagni's new project Tari lets you store unique items on a blockchain that is mined alongside Monero, and we interview Mark Yarm from Breaker Mag about his new feature on the #freeross movement.
GRIN utterly fails to fundraise a single developers salary, Quadriga's CEO disappeared with $190 million worth of private keys (OR DID HE?!?!?), and we try to figure out how a single currency could be used across games.
The death of the CBOE Bitcoin ETF, cypherpunk-ska-pop, changing the system from the outside vs. the inside, de-platforming and crypto.