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The SEC finally loses patience — and sues Kik over the Kin ICO
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Kik’s ICO for a centralised “cryptocurrency:” a desperation move at the venture capital drying up

Startup funding is always a tricky one. How about an ICO for struggling instant messaging startup Kik to get money from crypto gamblers without diluting their ownership? Offering a “general purpose cryptocurrency” to take cryptocurrency “mainstream,” that’s only slightly completely centralised.
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