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New York probes 13 cryptocurrency exchanges with pertinent questions

April 18, 2018

New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has launched an inquiry into the policies and practices of 13 cryptocurrency exchanges, with his office sending letters to Coinbase, Bitfinex, Bitstamp, Payward, Gemini, Kraken, bitflyer, ifinex, Bittrex, Poloniex, Binance, Tidex, Gate.io, itbit, and Huobi asking the exchanges to complete a questionnaire [PDF]. Among the questions asked are: Who […]

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Victoria delivering in-train mobile coverage

April 18, 2018

The Victorian government has said its Regional Rail Connectivity Project (RRCP) has provided around a quarter of the Vlocity train fleet with mobile signal boosters while 35 new mobile towers are being built along the Ballarat, Geelong, Bendigo, Traralgon, and Seymour lines. The V/Line Vlocity trains will continue being fitted with the boosters each week […]

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Trump rejects TPP hopes

April 18, 2018

United States President Donald Trump has removed all hope that the US will rejoin the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP), using Twitter to reject the trade deal on Tuesday. “While Japan and South Korea would like us to go back into TPP, I don’t like the deal for the United States,” Trump tweeted following a meeting with […]

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‘Urgent reforms’ needed for auDA: Fifield

April 18, 2018

Australia’s Department of Communications has completed its review of .au Domain Administration (auDA), the not-for-profit policy authority and industry self-regulatory body for the .au domain space, with Minister Mitch Fifield saying “urgent reforms are necessary”. “The department has finalised a report which includes a series of recommendations and new Terms of Endorsement (ToE),” Fifield said […]

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NextDC raising AU$281 million for trio of new datacentre sites

April 18, 2018

Self-described datacentre-as-a-service provider NextDC is continuing its return to owning its buildings and land, and is seeking AU$281 million from the market to purchase a trio of new sites around the country. The three sites — which would be known as S3 in Sydney, M3 in Melbourne, and P2 in Perth — would give the […]

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