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Kik Messenger Shutting Down as Company Pivots to Focus on 'Kin' Cryptocurrency

Tuesday September 24, 2019 6:00 am PDT by
Kik Messenger CEO Ted Livingston has announced that the iOS and Android messaging service will be shut down. The decision to shutter Kik was made not because the app receives poor engagement or user downloads, but because the company is in the midst of a legal battle with the SEC over its "Kin" cryptocurrency. In a blog post, Livingston explained that at this point Kik is one of the largest...
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Coinbase Exchange App Now Supports Bitcoin Cash Transactions

Wednesday December 20, 2017 3:39 am PST by
App Store chart topper Coinbase introduced support for Bitcoin Cash on Wednesday, allowing users of the cryptocurrency exchange app to trade in the alternative "forked" digital asset. Bitcoin Cash appeared in early August when a group of developers created a separate version of the Bitcoin blockchain, so that more transactions could be processed at a faster rate, with lower associated fees...