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bitcoin facts

58 Insane Bitcoin Facts Infographic Plus 10 Cool Things to Buy With BTC

From the awesome people over at BitcoinPlay, here's an incredible Bitcoin infographic and a list of ten things you can now purchase with your BTC. As we've reported, Bitcoin's value, despite a few downturns and...
Bitcoin Mining Farm

Russia is Raising $100 Million USD to Rival China’s Bitcoin Mining Farm

While Russia is preparing to legalize Initial Coin Offerings (ICO), one of its local companies is planning to raise around $100 million USD through ICO in the hopes of challenging China's giant Bitcoin mining...
New Set of Ransomware is Threatening Everyone's Cyber Security

New Set of Ransomware is Threatening Everyone’s Cyber Security

For years, security experts have been working extra hard to fight off cyber criminals and their often vicious attacks--one of which is spreading ransomware to extort money from their victims. Ransomware is a royal pain...
Today Bitcoin Surpasses

Breaking: Bitcoin Value Surpasses $4,000!

There is no stopping Bitcoin as the cryptocurrency reached another milestone--surpassing its $4,000 USD mark! August 12th is another remarkable date to remember for Bitcoin miners and investors. Early Saturday, the cryptocurrency was trading just below $3,700...
bitcoin worth more than gold

Now Bitcoin Worth More Than Gold After Soaring to Record High Value

Following months of uncertainty and turmoil, Bitcoin proved that it could beat the odds and redeem itself. A week after the controversial 'hard fork' that saw a group of Bitcoin developers establishing the cryptocurrency Bitcoin...
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Bitcoin Split In Two After ‘Hard Fork’: Bitcoin Cash Emerges

August 1st will forever be remembered as one of the most crucial points in the history of Bitcoin, the day a new cryptocurrency was created after the much anticipated ‘hard fork.’ After weeks of speculation,...
Multi-billion Bitcoin Fraud

Russian National Charged by U.S. DoJ for Multi-billion Bitcoin Fraud

On Wednesday, a U.S. grand jury charged a Russian national for his alleged involvement with a multi-billion dollar Bitcoin laundering scheme. Alexander Vinnik, 38, was arrested on Tuesday in a small village near a beach...
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If Cryptocoins can be Social, why aren’t They on Facebook or Twitter?

Edgy Labs shows you how cryptocurrencies are being adopted as a social currency and explains how this will affect large-scale social platforms like Facebook and Twitter. Imagine you could connect with other people online who...
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NotPetya Demands $250,000 USD in First Public Statement

Last week Petya "improved" upon WannaCry's attempt at a global ransomware attack. Now it has surfaced to make a public announcement. On June 28th, 2017, Petya-like attackers booby-trapped the software of a Ukrainian financial software...
bitcoin tax

Japan: No Bitcoin Tax, Thousands of Stores to Accept the Cryptocurrency

After Japan officially eliminated consumption tax on the sale of Bitcoin, Recruit Lifestyle Co., Ltd. announced early this week that their point-of-sales (POS) app called "Mobile Payment for Air Regi" is now ready to accept Bitcoin...