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Belgium Warns of 19 Cryptocurrency Trading Platforms Showing Signs of Fraud

<b>The Belgian financial authority has published a list of 19 cryptocurrency trading platforms that it had received complaints about. The regulator says</b> …

Cryptocurrency

Here's why you shouldn't be worried about the big selloff in crypto

As the Satoshi Roundtable IV, a small gathering of some of the most influential and legendary figures in the crypto space, wraps up there's one primary reflection I'd like to share with you: <i>nobody</i> who attended this event appeared in the slightest bit panicked about the recent crypto correction… and …

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How Do You Mine Ethereum? | Investopedia

Ethereum, like most cryptocurrencies, relies on the work of miners. While it's easy to assume that miners work to generate ether tokens (ETH) so that …

Coinbase Clients in the US Receive Form 1099-K for Their IRS Tax

On January 31st a segment of cryptocurrency holders with over 200 transactions on Coinbase with a value of $20,000 or more in 2017, woke up to an …

Bitcoin credit card bans introduced by JP Morgan, Bank of America and Citigroup

US banks are queueing up to stop customers from buying bitcoin using credit cards, as wild price swings continue on the biggest cryptocurrency.<p>JP …

Bitcoin at $1 Million by 2020: McAfee Doubles Down on Bullish Bet

Advertisement<p>John McAfee, whose fame exists rather heavily due to the software company he founded in the late 1980s, took to Twitter yet again on …

Cryptocurrency

Blockchain, Bitcoin, cryptocurrency and all the things we think we know, but are probably faking

Ethereum. Ripple. Dash. No, these aren’t the titles of dystopian novels or proposed names for future Kardashian offspring, along with Bitcoin, these …

​If you're in on bitcoin, the CRA could come calling

TORONTO -- It may seem early to start thinking about filing taxes, but this year's return could be particularly time-consuming for Canadians who have …

The Rebound is Here, Which Coin Will Bounce Highest?! (February 2018)

<b>It is evident</b> <b>bitcoin</b> <b>(BTC) and the entire crypto markets suffered one of the worst corrections in history the last two months. However, preceding this</b> …

Crypto Rich and Paranoid: Threats Prompt Radical Security in Bitcoin Land

"Grumpynitis," as he's known on Reddit, figured he had taken every precaution he needed to protect his crypto assets.<p>After all, he worked as a …

Bitcoin

Ledger Addresses Man in the Middle Attack That Threatens Millions of Hardware Wallets

Security<p><b>Hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger, which sold over one million devices last year, has alerted its users to a major attack vector that’s</b> …

Information Security

The game of bitcoin hasn't even started yet: Crypto trader

The game of bitcoin hasn't even started yet, said cryptocurrency trader Ran Neu-Ner.<p>"We haven't even got to the start line of cryptocurrencies," …

Cryptocurrency

Archaeologists in Egypt Discover 4,400-Year-Old Tomb

Archaeologists in Egypt have discovered a 4,400-year-old tomb near Cairo that contains rare wall paintings and is believed to belong to a high-ranking Egyptian priestess, government officials said on Saturday.<p>The tomb is thought to be that of a priestess named Hetpet, Mostafa Waziri, the secretary …

Archaeology

Scientists discover ancient Mayan city hidden under Guatemalan jungle

Aerial laser mapping detects thousands of hidden structures in Peten region, suggesting its population was millions more than previously thought<p>Researchers using a high-tech aerial mapping technique have found tens of thousands of previously undetected Mayan houses, buildings, defence works and …

Archaeology

Security News This Week: 'AutoSploit' Tool Makes Unskilled Hacking Easier Than Ever

Another week, another death by a thousand leaks, from the operational security failure of fitness app Strava exposing the locations of military bases …

This Company Just Graded 74 Cryptocurrencies: Did Yours Pass or Fail?

Cryptocurrencies are put to the test, and most come out with mediocre or subpar grades.<p>Since the beginning of 2017, there's been no asset class more …

Opinion: Blame bitcoin’s crash on these sharp new players

Futures trading in bitcoin opened the door for naysayers to participate in the trading market, which had previously been largely dominated by true …

Cryptocurrency

How to Launder $500 Million in Digital Currency

Early Friday morning in Tokyo, hackers broke into a cryptocurrency exchange called Coincheck Inc. and made off with nearly $500 million in digital …

Bitcoin

Cryptocurrencies: Japan sanctions Coincheck exchange after massive NEM coin heist

Japan's regulators have ordered improvements to Tokyo-based Coincheck's operations. Hundreds of millions of NEM coins were lost in a massive …

Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies – what digital money really means for our future

Digital currencies such as bitcoin have caused a financial frenzy. Alex Hern explains what they are – and whether this is the end of ‘real’ money<p><b>What is a cryptocurrency? Is it like bitcoin?</b><br>In a word, yes. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, and is still the biggest, but in the eight years since …

Bitcoin

Is Francis Mallmann the Most Interesting Chef in the World?

Yes, he's a famous chef, but not for any of his nine restaurants around the globe. Francis Mallmann is famous for being Francis Mallmann, an elusive, complex, honest man who does his own thing—in the kitchen and in life. And nowhere does his primal style of hospitality burn brighter than on his …

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Hackers Stole $400 Million From One Of Japan’s Largest Cryptocurrency Exchanges

When a cryptocurrency neophyte gets into the market, the first piece of advice usually given is: be prepared to lose everything. Cryptocurrency is deregulated, and uninsured. Yes, people have become rich overnight thanks to holding onto their digital coins, but with their stashes comes great risk. …

How Chinese Bitcoin Buyers Are Getting Around Government Ban

Chinese citizens are still investing in Bitcoin and the cryptocurrency market despite the government’s heavy crackdown.<p>In September 2017, Chinese …

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Bitcoin Cash, Ripple, Stellar, Litecoin, NEM, Cardano: Price Analysis, Jan. 27

<i>The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of authors/contributors and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every</i> …

Hedge Funds Go Bullish on Bitcoin Futures

Most recent CFTC report showed leveraged funds with 1,142 long positions in bitcoin futures, more than double the 518 short positions they held<p>Hedge funds have swung their bitcoin-futures bets to the bullish side for the first time, a marked turn around from a few weeks ago, according to figures …

Stock Markets

Nearly 600,000 People Have Signed Up For Zero-Fee Crypto Trading on Robinhood

January 26th, 2018<p>Ali Raza<p>Almost overnight, Robinhood has made itself a force to be reckoned with in the cryptocurrency trading space. It is …

Bitcoin broker Coinbase booked $1 billion in revenue last year — so the company has told hovering VCs to back off

Coinbase issues a statement that warns its own shareholders.<p>Coinbase, the bitcoin trading broker that has exploded in popularity as cryptocurrencies surge and nose dive, has encountered an unusual problem for a Silicon Valley startup: Too many investors are trying to get in.<p>The six-year-old company …

Cryptocurrency

Top Non-Bitcoin Altcoins for Your Portfolio in 2018 | Investopedia

Though investors are sharply divided about the viability of cryptocurrencies over the long term, there is no denying that some savvy individuals were …

Cryptocurrency

The Latest: Trump insists immigration talk comes later

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the government shutdown (all times local):<p>10:50 p.m.<p>As the Senate appears to inch closer to an agreement to end a shutdown, the White House says President Donald Trump won't budge on his demand that Democrats vote to reopen the government before negotiating on …

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