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Adam Reese

Writer, ETHNews | media@ethnews.com

Adam Reese is a Los Angeles-based writer interested in technology, domestic and international politics, social issues, infrastructure and the arts. Adam holds value in Ether, Bitcoin, and Monero.
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West Virginia Announces Blockchain Voting Pilot In Upcoming Election

Mar 29th, 2018
Adam Reese
Two counties in West Virginia have rolled out a blockchain-based platform with the aim of allowing certain absentee voters to cast ballots in this year’s primary election.
NEWS
ecosystem

Ethereum Developers Talk Rent Fees For Mainnet Contracts

Mar 28th, 2018
Adam Reese
Several core developers are seriously discussing the possibility of using rent fees to fund the continued presence of individual EDCCs on the Ethereum network. If a contract’s rent is not paid, it would become inaccessible, at least temporarily.
NEWS
application

[UPDATED] Russian Elections Chief To Pitch National Blockchain Voting To Putin

Mar 27th, 2018
Adam Reese
The head of Russia’s Central Election Commission will try to sell Vladimir Putin on the idea of a blockchain-based voting system for future presidential elections.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

FINMA To ‘Judge’ Past ICOs According To February Guidelines

Mar 27th, 2018
Adam Reese
Switzerland’s financial regulator will use recently published ICO guidelines to assess whether entities that have previously conducted ICOs in the country did so in accordance with the new directions.
NEWS
technology

Gov’t-Owned Entity Launches Blockchain-As-A-Service Platform In China

Mar 26th, 2018
Adam Reese
A Chinese government research institute has begun offering a blockchain-as-a-service platform that aims to enable a wide range of use cases, from identity management to digital coupon issuance.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

IBM Blockchain Lead Predicts Central Bank Digital Currency On Stellar ‘Soon’

Mar 23rd, 2018
Adam Reese
IBM’s Jesse Lund recently revealed that the firm has been working with several central banks on digital currency projects, and said that a central bank digital currency will be issued soon.
NEWS
world

China’s IT Ministry Hints At Blockchain Standardization Committee’s Mandate

Mar 23rd, 2018
Adam Reese
The role of a recently-announced blockchain standards committee, which will be a Chinese government body, is beginning to come into focus.
NEWS
world

UK Announces Cryptocurrency Taskforce, Australian FinTech Partnership

Mar 22nd, 2018
Adam Reese
Several UK government agencies will collectively make up a newly unveiled cryptocurrency taskforce.
NEWS
application

Potential Challenges To Adopting A Blockchain Land Registry

Mar 22nd, 2018
Adam Reese
ETHNews examines several possible obstacles to implementing a blockchain land registry, including land rights enforcement challenges.
NEWS
world

Mnuchin To Host International Talks On Venezuela

Mar 22nd, 2018
Adam Reese
Officials from the EU, Canada, the UK, several Latin American nations, and the US will meet in April to discuss strategies to ramp up economic pressure against Venezuela’s government.
NEWS
wallets and exchanges

[UPDATED] Binance CEO Denies Reports Of Planned Japanese Action Against The Exchange

Mar 22nd, 2018
Adam Reese
The founder and CEO of Binance has hit back over reports that Japan’s financial watchdog will soon warn the exchange to halt its operations there.
NEWS
law and legislation

American Bar Association Offers IRS Guidance On Rules Around Forked Tokens

Mar 21st, 2018
Adam Reese
The American Bar Association has recommended that the IRS offer taxpayers temporary safe harbor regarding cryptocurrency that they acquired as the result of a hard fork. It has also begun to explore the possible implications that such tokens might have during future tax seasons.
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law and legislation

Cryptocurrency And ICO Laws Submitted To Russian Legislature

Mar 21st, 2018
Adam Reese
Two bills relating to cryptocurrencies and ICOs have been submitted to the lower house of Russia’s legislature, the State Duma. The development comes after the country’s Ministry of Finance and central bank reportedly reached a consensus on the topic of whether digital asset trading should be allowed in general, or only in the context of ICOs.
world

G20 Summit Attendees Largely Agree That Cryptocurrencies Are Assets

Mar 20th, 2018
Adam Reese
Financial authorities currently attending the 2018 G20 Buenos Aires summit are reportedly nearing a consensus on the position that cryptocurrencies are assets.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

Incoming PBoC Governor Has Spoken Positively On Bitcoin

Mar 19th, 2018
Adam Reese
The People’s Bank of China has a new governor, Yi Gang. In the past, Yi has used positive terms to describe bitcoin.
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business and finance

Japan’s FSA Hosted Blockchain Roundtable For Central Banks, Regulators

Mar 19th, 2018
Adam Reese
Japan’s Financial Services Agency has hosted a closed-door meeting between financial authorities and blockchain stakeholders from around the globe. Attendees discussed issues relating to security, consumer protection, and more.
NEWS
cryptocurrencies and tokens

[UPDATED] Electricity Tariff For Some Cryptocurrency Miners Approved In New York

Mar 16th, 2018
Adam Reese
Municipal power authorities in upstate New York have received permission to charge certain cryptocurrency mining enterprises higher rates for the use of their electricity than they charge other customers.
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world

[UPDATED] Gov't-Affiliated Investment Association In China To Launch Blockchain ‘Center’

Mar 16th, 2018
Adam Reese
A government-affiliated organization in China has announced that, in line with the country’s current “five-year plan” for economic growth, it will establish an organization to promote blockchain investment and development.
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wallets and exchanges

Korean Authorities Raid Three Cryptocurrency Exchanges

Mar 15th, 2018
Adam Reese
Korean officials have visited the premises of three digital asset exchanges where staff are suspected of illegally taking possession of customer funds in order to buy virtual currency for themselves.
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technology

Lightning Labs’ Beta Goes Live On Bitcoin Mainnet

Mar 15th, 2018
Adam Reese
A beta version of a lightning network implementation has gone live on the Bitcoin mainnet in what Lightning Labs CEO Elizabeth Stark calls a first.