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SEC Accusing Kik for Illegal ICO, and They May Be Right
June 5th, 2019

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission is suing messenger app maker Kik for $100 million ICO for its Kin token which they think was an unregistered securities sale. The regulator appears to have built up a strong case in its initial court move.

Facebook’s Facecoin Set to Replace the U.S. Dollar, Not Bitcoin: Kik CEO
March 25th, 2019

In a blog post, Kik Ceo Ted Livingston explained how Facebook’s coin may replace the US dollar as the global reserve currency.

Facebook in Hot Water as the Company Stored Millions of User Passwords Improperly for Years
March 22nd, 2019

It seems that Facebook is in “hot water” again as the company stored millions of user passwords improperly for years.

Kik is Getting Ready for the Legal Battle with the SEC
January 28th, 2019

The company will challenge the U.S. regulators in court over a potential enforcement action against 2017 KIN token offering. 

Kik ICO Raises Almost $100M Becoming the Highest Profile ICO Company
September 27th, 2017

Mainstream chat app Kik raised nearly $100M for its new Kin token to be used by messenger’s 15 million audience as the primary transaction currency.