SEC

HACK

Slack Warns Investors It's a Target for Nation-State Hacking

As Slack prepares to go public, the company is warning potential investors that it's a target for malicious attacks from “sophisticated organized crime, nation-state, and nation-state supported actors,” according to an SEC filing published today.
Caroline Haskins
4.26.19
VICE News

Elon Musk may have committed securities fraud to make Grimes laugh, SEC lawsuit says

Elon Musk set Tesla's would-be share price at $420 "because he had recently learned about the number's significance in marijuana culture," according to the lawsuit.
Rex Santus
9.27.18
elon musk

The SEC’s Lawsuit Against Elon Musk Explains the Weed Number

The Securities and Exchange Commission has charged the Tesla CEO with fraud.
Sarah Emerson
9.27.18
VS Top 25

The VICE Sports College Football Top 25 Storylines

Will we see a defensive Heisman winner? Who will be the next (only better) Josh Allen? What will the Herm Edwards era look like at ASU? You'll find all this and more in the VS Top 25.
Kevin Jiang
8.31.18
caveat emptor

The Feds Charged the Masterminds Behind a DJ Khaled-Endorsed ICO With Fraud

The SEC charged the two guys behind a $32 million cryptocurrency scam hyped by the boxer Floyd Mayweather and DJ Khaled with fraud.
Daniel Oberhaus
4.3.18
regulation station

The SEC Is Mad About All These ICOs, Wants the Government to Regulate Cryptocurrency Trading

The commission may need new powers, chairman Jay Clayton told the US Senate.
Jordan Pearson
2.6.18
cryptocurrency

Bitcoin just slid below $6,000

“A bubble, a Ponzi scheme and an environmental disaster.”
David Gilbert
2.6.18
regulation

The SEC Chairman Will Tell Congress He Supports Regulating Cryptocurrency Trading

The chairman will testify on Tuesday morning.
Jordan Pearson
2.5.18
Apple

Apple's iPhone slowdown scandal is now a full-blown federal investigation, report says

It only took federal investigators five weeks to launch an official probe after Apple admitted to slowing down the performance of older iPhone models.
Noah Kulwin
1.30.18
Holiday Love

Auburn Football Team Belts Out Temptations' Version of 'Silent Night'

We're not judging, we're just happy linebacker coach Travis Williams caught it all on camera.
Liam Daniel Pierce
12.22.17
scams

PlexCoin Scam Founder Sentenced to Jail and Fined $10K

The Canadian scam made international headlines.
Jordan Pearson
12.8.17
scams

SEC Blasts Canadian Cryptocurrency Startup As 'Full-Fledged Cyber Scam'

ICO funds were used to pay for home decor.
Jordan Pearson
12.4.17
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