The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) charged actor Steven Segal (known beyond the law, The Glimmer Man, etc.) for failing to confirm that he received payments because he was committed to investing. By Bitcoiin2Gen (B2G). The SEC decree states that Seagal failed to disclose that it was expecting $ 250,000 in cash and $ 750,000 in B2G tokens in exchange for its shares. Without confirmation or denial of the SEC’s findings, the actor agreed to pay $ 157,000, which is his actual advertising tax payable, additional expected interest and a fine of up to $ 157,000. In addition, Seagal has agreed not to promote any securities, digital or otherwise, for three years.
A former Microsoft employee has been found guilty of stealing $ 10 million in cryptocurrencies, according to Crypto Feed. The media reported that the man had been teaching Microsoft an online selling platform for testing and was able to access multiple cryptocurrency transactions that were part of his cryptocurrency wallet. The company only realized that the money was lost a few months later.
Mining technology giant Bitmain has announced two new Antminers: the new Antminer S19 and S19 Pro, which will come in two variants and will be the next generation of Bitmain personalized chips. The press release states that the Antminer S19 is equipped with a hash rate of 95 TH / sec, while its other variant has a hash rate of 90 TH / sec, both variants have 34.5 + / -% 5 J / TH energy efficiency. The Antminer S19 Pro has a hash rate of 110 TH / sec, while its other variants have a hash rate of 105 TH / sec, both variants have an impressive energy efficiency of 29.5 + / -% 5 J / TH.
Authorities say they discovered an underground crypto mining site in Grozny, Chechnya, according to Regnum. The farm master thinks he was supplying the grid with electricity for $ 18,260. Police were given an alternative when residents complained of power shortages. The miner, if convicted, faces up to five years in prison.
Prosecutors allege a government-appointed expert breached cryptocurrencies on the computers of the Ukrainian Justice Department. According to a government report released by the expert, the expert has held many “senior positions” in the offices of the Kiev judicial authorities and allegedly used criminal marks to use software installed on public computers from January to May 2018. People are using the funds to build their own businesses, including an online motorcycle sales platform.