Centra.tech, Centra Card, CTR token has been revealed to be a scam, principles arrested and facing charges of fraud. LitePay vanishes. Sergey Mavrodi has died leaving his MMM ponzi scheme in limbo. Darren Tapp givens an update about his time at Arizona State University working with the DASH team. He was also a presenter at the Blockchain: Security, Scalability & Research Initiative in Phoenix. There is also a lot of NeoCash related news and interviews!
Matt and JJ interview Monaco Co-Founder and CEO Kris Marszalek. Monaco is a crypto and fiat wallet linked up with a debit card. The ERC20 MCO token is both a cash-back reward mechanic and another cryptocurrency spendable through the Monaco card. Monaco’s token and token sale is based out of Zug, Switzerland while the HQ is in Hong Kong.
Kris outlines how Monaco is focused on competing with traditional banking institutions and how the product line is inspired by Apple’s simplistic design philosophy. We discuss the VISA Program Manager situation and when cards will be available worldwide. Finally we cover a few mechanisms in place that could impact the MCO token price.