Shenzhen Stock Exchange Questions Chinese Tech Firm’s Blockchain Move

Blockchain, News | July 16, 2018 By:

Chinese video streaming provider Leshi Internet is being questioned by the Shenzhen Stock Exchange regarding its smart TV subsidiary’s new blockchain business.

Last week, Lerong Zhixin, a smart TV maker owned by Shenzhen-listed Leishi, announced its partnership with blockchain firm One Chain Technology to launch a video streaming console that can be used to mine cryptocurrency.


Cryptojackers Who Hacked $2M USD In Crypto Arrested In China

Crime, News | July 10, 2018 By:

Chinese authorities have arrested 20 individuals for allegedly hacking millions of computers and generating $2.2 million in illicit cryptocurrency mining profits.

According to local news outlet Legal Daily, Chinese law enforcement agencies started investigating the case after the security team at tech giant Tencent alerted the Weifang City Public Security Bureau about a mining script hidden in freely-downloadable Internet browser plugins.


FinTech Startup SharesPost Raises $15M USD To Accelerate Security Token Trading

Investing, News | June 21, 2018 By:

Liquidity solutions provider SharesPost has raised $15 million in its Series C funding round led by LUN Partners and Kenetic Capital.

Founded in 2009, SharesPost offers an online platform that links investors with late-stage venture-backed companies and shareholders. It provides the private tech asset class with a suite of trading and lending solutions to facilitate shareholder and option holder liquidity.


Blockchain Is A “Breakthrough” Technology, Says Chinese President Xi Jinping

Blockchain, News | May 31, 2018 By:

China’s president Xi Jinping said that new generation technologies, such as blockchain, are reshaping the global economic structure.

Speaking at the Chinese Academy of Sciences’ nineteenth annual conference in Beijing, Xi said blockchain, artificial intelligence (AI), and Internet of Things (IoT) has been accelerating the rate of “breakthrough applications.”

“Since the 21st century began,