SWIFT payments network access cut to crypto exchanges

Jan 21, 2023 An extraordinary decision involving the global SWIFT payments network could have widespread implications on cryptocurrencies. Asia Markets can reveal banks, including New York’s Signature Bank, will no longer process fiat currency transfers to cryptocurrency exchanges with a value of less than US$100,000 via the SWIFT network, effective from February 1, 2023. The move willContinue reading “SWIFT payments network access cut to crypto exchanges”

On FTX, Central Bank Digital Currencies, and the Future of Freedom

15 dec 2022 To those who might not fully understand the implications of the FTX implosion and the calls for crypto regulation – specifically the Digital Asset Anti-Money Laundering Act introduced by Senator Elizabeth Warren – let me attempt to enlighten you about what we are witnessing and what is at stake. First, a briefContinue reading “On FTX, Central Bank Digital Currencies, and the Future of Freedom”

CBDCs: Beyond the Basics

nov 21 2022 SHOW NOTES AND COMMENTS: https://www.corbettreport.com/cbdc/ We all know that central bank digital currencies are bad news. But do you know the difference between retail and wholesale CBDCs? And do you know why the American Bankers Association is against the implementation of retail or intermediated CBDCs? Today James takes you beyond the basics andContinue reading “CBDCs: Beyond the Basics”

The Covid-Cryptocurrency Connection: How FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried Bankrolled the Lockdowns

BY JEFFREY A. TUCKER 19 NOVEMBER 2022 11:00 AM A series of revealing texts and tweets by Sam Bankman-Fried, the disgraced CEO of FTX, the once high-flying but now belly-up crypto exchange, had the following to say about his image as a do-gooder: it is a “dumb game we woke westerners play where we say all the rightContinue reading “The Covid-Cryptocurrency Connection: How FTX and Sam Bankman-Fried Bankrolled the Lockdowns”

Your money has been WEAPONIZED

October 15th, 2022 Last week Paypal, announced (and later backtracked) that it would impose a morality tax on its users, fining them for misinformation. The financial industry has a long history of trying to curtail speech: In 2010, Visa, Mastercard, and Paypal infamously suspended payments to Wikileaks after the non profit began to expose warContinue reading “Your money has been WEAPONIZED”

Cryptocurrency System using body activity data, Microsoft Patents

https://patents.google.com/patent/WO2020060606A1/en https://patentscope.wipo.int/search/en/detail.jsf?docId=WO2020060606 Patent Granted: https://patents.google.com/patent/US20200097951A1/en Other MS Patents: https://patents.google.com/?assignee=MICROSOFT+TECHNOLOGY+LICENSING%2c+LLC Cryptocurrency system using body activity data Abstract Human body activity associated with a task provided to a user may be used in a mining process of a cryptocurrency system. A server may provide a task to a device of a user which is communicatively coupled toContinue reading “Cryptocurrency System using body activity data, Microsoft Patents”