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Kik Messenger Keeps Working under MediaLab’s Wing
October 19th, 2019

Kik messaging platform will stay but it will be working under MediaLab that has purchased it.

Ted Livingston States Kik Messenger Is Not Shutting Down
October 14th, 2019

Despite the battle against the US SEC Kik will not shut down. It has been announced that Kik is going to struggle for its existence.

Kik Founder Vows to Fight On Despite Obstacles Presented by the U.S. SEC
September 26th, 2019

CEO of the once-popular messaging app Kik has indicated that the firm will go to trial against the United States Securities and Exchange Commission of classification of their Cryptocurrency token Kin as a security.

Kik Shutting Down Its Messaging App, CEO Threatens to Quit
September 24th, 2019

Kik Interactive CEO Ted Livingston announced today that the company is shutting down Kik Messenger to focus on its cryptocurrency Kin, the target of a lawsuit filed by the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Kik Claims ‘SEC Has Been Twisting Facts’ in Their Ongoing Legal Battle
August 7th, 2019

Kik kicked back at the SEC lawsuit that claims a $100 million ICO was illegal. The company behind Kik Messenger filed a response in U.S. District Court for the Southern District of New York, alleging that the SEC is “twisting” the facts about its token.

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.