Tag Archives: Telegram

Roundup 12/01/19 – Pavel Durov Liquidates Telegram Messenger LLP on the British Islands & more

Pavel Durov Liquidates Telegram Messenger LLP on the British Islands Pavel Durov the creator of vk.com and Telegram is liquidating Telegram Messenger LLP, the company that currently operates Telegram nominally. The company is situated on the British Virgin Islands. However, there are several other companies that belong to Pavel Durov and his brother and that […]

Roundup – 03/Jan/2019 – Bitcoin’s 10th Anniversary Amidst Crypto Winter

Bitcoin’s 10th Anniversary Amidst Crypto Winter The first message on the Bitcoin blockchain is a simple quotation that reads “The Times 03/Jan/2009 Chancellor on Brink of second Bailout for Banks”. Back then the financial crisis was still ongoing. To some, it might come as a surprise that we are discussing again whether another financial crisis […]

Roundup – 22/11/2019 – French Tobacco Shops Will Sell Bitcoin in 2019 & more

French Tobacco Shops Will Be Able to Sell Bitcoin & Ethereum in 2019 Tobacco shops called “buralistes” will be able to sell Bitcoin in France from January 2019 on. The shops can offer to buy coupons with the value of €50, €100 or €250. With these coupons customers can enter a code on the website […]

Indians Circumvent The RBI Cryptocurrency Ban

The Indian Crypto traders have come up with a new way of trading the virtual currencies, especially Bitcoin to bypass the Crypto banking ban introduced by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI). All the financial institutions under the RBI, the country’s central bank are not allowed to provide banking services to businesses dealing with Cryptocurrencies. […]

Telegram Blames Apple For Cooperating With Russia

Telegram’s founder Pavel Durov claims that the world’s most valuable firm, Apple Inc. is now working with the Russian government to interfere with its services. He says the company restricted Telegram’s updates worldwide to please Russia. Telegram’s War With The Russian Government In April this year, Telegram refused to surrender its users’ communication decryption keys […]