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  1. For the second time in EOS' infancy, transactions are being censored. For some, it's a way to stop scammers. For others, it's centralized overreach.
  2. The price of bitcoin slid below $6,000 on Friday, hitting a new low for 2018.
  3. The price of bitcoin fell to within $100 of its 2018 low Friday morning as last weeks rally proved to be short-lived.
  4. Crypto exchange Bitfinex's chief strategy officer Phil Potter is leaving the firm, Reuters reported Friday.
  5. The U.S. policymakers will look into potential risks that digital currencies could pose to the American democracy.
  6. Litecoin's (LTC) price hit a seven-month low on Friday as the cryptocurrency markets turned risk-averse.
  7. Republican Congressman Tom Emmer has praised the SEC for its recent comment indicating that ether is not a security.
  8. Mt. Gox's bankruptcy proceedings have been halted and its bitcoin holdings could soon be distributed to creditors seeking reimbursement.
  9. Startup Arianee believes the token technology can be used to help luxury brands create unique identities for bespoke handbags and expensive watches.
  10. FCoin has launched to spiking trading volumes by utilizing a new revenue model called "trans-fee mining," but the method has been likened to an ICO.