Despite claims earlier in the week that the Kanye West-themed cryptocurrency 'Coinye' had been pulled due to pressure from West's 'people', the creators have announced that they're actually working on "exciting new additions" to the currency.

Despite adding disclaimers to the coin in an attempt to distance themselves from Kanye West - "Is Kanye involved? Absolutely not!" - we're pretty sure that Kanye will continue to fight for his name to be pulled. Will it matter though? As the Verge pointed out, it's out there now; if people use it then there's not much he can do about it. The best thing he could do is laugh it off and kill the joke. Will he do that? Only time will tell.

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Source: The Verge