• Hong Kong accelerates crypto use, Iranian sanctions stop flood support, and more! https://youtube.com/watch?v=fiCeaNCc8g8 The weekly crypto recap, where we go over all the breaking news in crypto. 3:52 Hong Kong accelerates Crypto usage as tensions there escalate 12:09 Tether volume at an all time high, in part because of popularity in China where usage of bitcoin as a currency is illegal, and because tether provides an alternative to the closed on/off ramps between fiat and crypto 18:53 China's new digital currency: the push back against alipay and libra 32:54 Portugal: Trading and payments in crypto are tax free, as well as income earned in crypto! The new crypto tax haven? 37:16 Sanctions in Iran stop flood relief effects, so crypto comes to the rescue 41:47 Analysis from Chainalysis report says coin mixers primarily used just for privacy, and only 8% of mixed crypto has been tied to illicit activity 43:25 CSW ordered to hand over half his crypto and have his patents held at time of 2014, judge cites falsified documents and not answering questions in good faith as a reason for ruling in favor of Kleiman This week I'm joined by Desi-Rae #bitcoin #blockchain #news #surveillance #crypto