Ben Yorke

Ben Yorke lives in Shanghai China and works for Cointelegraph Research and Wootrade.

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A breakdown of major regulatory announcements in China after latest warning, and a major event at the Shanghai Belagio for the blockchain scene
Shanghai Man: China's annual ban explained, 'crypto crash' trending ... and more
Ben Yorke
2021-05-21T01:20:35+01:00
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An up-and-down week was filled with high volumes for animal tokens and a flurry of digital yuan news, capped by a large fundraising round for Babel Finance.
Shanghai Man: Aping out of gorilla token, digital dollar Biden its time... and more
Ben Yorke
2021-05-14T01:05:35+01:00
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DOGE leading in volume and search hits, VeChain’s blockchain solution on state run CGTN, and HOO launches a smart chain of its own
Shanghai Man: VeChain on TV, DOGE flips BTC volume, Hotbit hack and more ...
Ben Yorke
2021-05-07T00:31:58+01:00
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Huobi tackles the institutional market, you can now own an NFT of basketball star Yao Ming drinking red wine, and China’s digital yuan starts to target the priv...
Our Man in Shanghai: Huobi to become Grayscale of Asia, Yao Ming’s NFT wine and more ...
Ben Yorke
2021-04-30T01:11:49+01:00
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Global BTC hashrates still down over 15% following accident, Dogecoin the subject of trademark applications, and government official mentions BTC as an investme...
Our Man in Shanghai: DogeMania, ‘Dog-Coin’ trademark dogfight, hashrate outage, government warms up to crypto
Ben Yorke
2021-04-23T01:57:17+01:00
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Coinbase and cryptocurrencies viewed cynically on Chinese social media, and news of a large mining GPU smuggling bust in Hong Kong.
Our Man in Shanghai: Coinbase listing scorned, graphics cards seized, nostalgia coins rule
Ben Yorke
2021-04-16T02:43:09+01:00
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The chief marketing officer a blockchain security company has been charged with embezzlement; Peter Thiel calls Bitcoin a ‘weapon’ of China (but no one cares); ...
Our Man in Shanghai: Scandal as $45M of stolen government funds allegedly lost on 100x leverage
Ben Yorke
2021-04-09T04:48:55+01:00
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Retail investors are flocking to buy Filecoin on exchanges with predominately Chinese user bases and the head of the PBOC thinks the digital yuan has an uphill ...
Our Man in Shanghai: Filecoin the talk of the town, Polkadot and NFTs gain attention
Ben Yorke
2021-04-02T01:18:06+01:00
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