Digital Currency

What's Next for Bitcoin After Digital Currency Split Is Averted - Bloomberg

With the bitcoin development community embracing a software upgrade known as SegWit2x that aims to increase the network’s transaction capacity, a …

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It's not bitcoin or ethereum: This digital currency rose 3,977% in the first half of 2017

Ripple, a San Francisco-based digital currency start-up, recorded $30 million worth of transactions in the second quarter of 2017 as 25 new exchanges …

Cryptocurrency

A hacker stole $31M of Ether — how it happened, and what it means for Ethereum

Yesterday, a hacker pulled off the second biggest heist in the history of digital currencies.<p>Around 12:00 PST, an unknown attacker exploited a …

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Get the Skinny on Digital Currency

<i>Written by</i> Melrose PR contributor, Nikki Brown<p>Everyone is talking about digital currency. With bitcoin up 232% and Ethereum up 1500% from last year, it’s no wonder cyptocurrencies are all the rage. There are currently more than 900 different tokens and crypto assets on the market with a new ICO …

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Cosmetics Giant Lush Accepts Bitcoin

Anti-animal cruelty and vegan cosmetic and skincare giant Lush has announced that it will be taking a bold step with its online store as it begins …

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Another Ether heist resulted in a theft of about $33 million in digital currency

Why it matters to you<p>Digital currency still has value in the real world and users must stay aware that software flaws and link errors can still lead …

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US Hacker Taken For Stealing Necklace, Confesses to $40 Mln Bitcoin Heist

Theodore Price, a self described computer hacker, has claimed responsibility for one of the biggest digital currency heists when he was investigated …

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Bitcoin leaps 15% to highest in nearly a month on increased confidence in currency's future

Bitcoin jumped Thursday to its highest price in almost four weeks as digital currency developers appeared to come closer to an agreement that would …

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FBI, Allies Shut Two Big Dark Web Sites for Drugs, Guns

Two of the world’s largest online marketplaces for criminal goods have been shut down, law enforcement authorities said Thursday, in a global operation that also resulted in the arrest of their owners and the freezing of millions of dollars in alleged criminal proceeds.<p>AlphaBay, which sold heroin, …

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Best Apps to Track Cryptocurrency Prices on a Mac | Investopedia

If you’re a cryptocurrency investor, or if you’re contemplating getting involved in the crypto space, you’ll likely already know that timing is …

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These pictures show how ethereum is taking over the digital currency world

Ethereum's presence has grown rapidly in wealthy regions of the world in the two years since the full launch of the digital currency.<p>While rival …

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There's a new way for sophisticated investors to get in on the cryptocurrency craze

Despite their surging popularity, initial coin offerings for digital currency start-ups remain almost entirely unregulated, leaving many …

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Bitcoin at highs as fears over potential split ease

Investing.com – Bitcoin remained at highs on Thursday, as sentiment spiked higher following growing expectations that a key proposal aimed at …

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Texas Congressman: Cryptocurrenices Must Not Enable Terrorists

A Texas Congressman is calling for anti-money laundering (AML) and know-your-customer (KYC) regulations to be applied to cryptocurrency …

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Bitcoin soars as miners finally move to solve the digital currency’s scaling problem

Bitcoin miners are signalling their intent to support a new upgrade for the bitcoin blockchain that may solve the digital currency's long-running …

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Bitcoin jumps as miners take first step to avoid currency split

By: Bloomberg |<p>The digital currency slumped to as low as ,758 at the weekend on Coinbase’s exchange. (Source: Bloomberg)<p>Bitcoin reversed steep losses …

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Digital currency reading list

Inspired by Chris Dixon’s “Crypto token roundup”.<p>Ethereum<p><b>Ethereum is the Forefront of Digital Currency</b><i><br>We have sat here for the last 3 years seeing</i> …

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Hacker steals more than $7 million in digital currency using a link switch

Why it matters to you<p>Digital currency is a growing, decentralized means for paying and receiving funds online, enough so that hackers will do …

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South Korea Makes it Legal to Transfer Cryptocurrencies Internationally

According to several online sources, a new law in South Korea is set to make it legal for companies to process international transfers using …

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Why Ethereum's Despair is Gamers Delight

After a resurgence in cryptocurrency mining that accompanied the rocketing price of coins like Bitcoin and Ethereum, graphics cards are once again …

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Currency Takes Massive Dive -- Low Numbers Have Investors Questioning Decisions

Advertisement - story continues below<p>After massive digital currency growth in June, cryptocurrency is in a free fall.<p>Bitcoin, the largest of these …

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Cryptocurrency Adoption Low Amongst Terrorists, Cash Is King

In another step forward for the adoption of digital currencies by a broader audience, the European Union released another report taking “virtual …

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Bitcoins: It's Journey From Illicit Website Transactions to Mainstream Usage

The greatest advantage of Bitcoins is the ease in payment, ease in transferring money anywhere in the world<p>From being largely overlooked, <i>bitcoins</i> are now the new obsession of the season. News of teenagers becoming millionaires overnight to increased regulation among bitcoin exchanges — a lot of …

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Ethereum bounces back nearly 40% from crash

In a volatile few days of trading, digital currency ethereum on Monday rebounded nearly 40 percent from the seven-week low it hit Sunday morning.<p>The …

Cryptocurrency

Whites-Only Bitcoin-Like Currency To Appear In South Africa

A controversial racially segregated bastion in the North West Province of South Africa that operates outside the laws of the country is now seeking …

South Africa

Corrupt Governments Tend to Declare Bitcoin Illegal: Analysis

Many governments impose heavy regulation on Bitcoin with the justification that Bitcoin can and has been used to aid illegal activities. What …

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Goldman Wins Patent For Its Own Cryptocoin Technology

"There's a vibe, there's an energy in the Border Patrol that's never been there before in 20 years that I've been in..."<p>by TDB - Jul 17, 2017 1:06 …

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Bitcoin prices regain ground, rising back above $2,000, after tumbling over the weekend

Bitcoin prices have edged back above $2,000 after a weekend of losses that pushed the cryptocurrency below the key level.<p>Bitcoin was trading 7.69 per …

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UK Startup By Former Banker Plans Expansion Into Digital Currency

Former banker secures millions in funding to spread reach and product from fiat into digital currencies. Ex-Credit Suisse trader is one of many …

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Bitcoin Takes Weekend Slide

Digital currency drops below $2,000 and farther from June high<p>The price of the digital currency bitcoin fell over the weekend, dropping below $2,000 and farther away from its June highs, part of a broad selloff in dozens of cryptocurrencies, including ether.<p>Bitcoin on Sunday traded as low as …

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