NFT project blocks Chinese Twitter comments, citing the need for ‘North American expansion’

NFT artist SHHAN previously told users to “switch to English” in the community chat, which they largely ignored. In a tweet dated Dec. 11, SHHAN, creator of the black cats nonfungible token (NFT) collection Mimic Shhans, explained to users why he was blocking Chinese language posts on community social pages. The move came after users condemned the…

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Chinese agents used Bitcoin transactions through Wasabi to allegedly bribe US government employee

According to an analysis by crypto risk management firm Elliptic, two Chinese intelligence agents used Wasabi Wallet to conceal BTC transactions allegedly used for bribes. The United States Department of Justice has announced charges against two Chinese intelligence officers who allegedly bribed a double agent with Bitcoin. In an Oct. 24 announcement, the Justice Department said Guochun…

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Chinese Crypto Regulations Force NFT Gaming App Stepn to Block Mainland Users

China’s anti-crypto regulations have reportedly forced the non-fungible token (NFT) game, Stepn, to exclude users from the mainland starting on July 15. Shortly after the announcement, Stepn’s in-game cryptocurrency is reported to have briefly dropped by 38%. Stepn Adheres to Local Regulations China mainland users of the NFT gaming app Stepn will not be able…

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