Category: cryptocurrency

Kabosu, dog meme and Dogecoin inspiration, dies at 18

Kabosu, the dog behind the “Doge” meme, which in turn inspired the cryptocurrency Dogecoin, has died at the age of 18, according to her owner “On the morning of the 24th of May, Kabosu crossed the rainbow bridge,” a Friday Instagram post reads. “Thank you all so much for your support over the years. She went very peacefully without suffering, as if falling asleep while…

Sam Bankman-Fried sentenced to 25 years in prison for fraud

FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried was sentenced to 25 years in prison Thursday. The disgraced cryptocurrency mogul was convicted last fall in the Southern District of New York on federal fraud and conspiracy charges related to his role in the collapse of his crypto exchange firm FTX in November 2022. “A lot of people feel really let down, and they were very let down, and I…