Daily Archives: February 1, 2019

Chainalysis Report Two Groups Responsible for Most Publicly Reported Hacks

n nn nn Two prominent professional hacking groups are responsible for the majority of publicly reported hacks of cryptocurrency exchanges and other cryptocurrency organizations, concludes a report published by blockchain data analytics firm Chainalysis this week. According to the report, simply called the Crypto Crime Report, the groups generated around $ 1 billion of hacking revenues for themselves so far.Hacking ...

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'iVirginia Gov. Ralph Northam's yearbook page includes blackface, KKK photo

A photo appearing on Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam's yearbook page shows a man dressed in blackface and another person wearing a Ku Klux Klan robe.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Markets Quiet as Most Major Coins Report Small Gains, Bitcoin Hangs Below $3,500

Major cryptocurrencies are trading sideways, with some recording humble gains over the 24-hour period Cointelegraph.com News

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Anarchapulco Returns Promoting Freedom and Cryptocurrencies

On Feb. 14-17, 2019 the fifth annual Anarchapulco conference, dubbed “Life Unchained,” will be hosted in Acapulco Mexico. During previous Anarchapulco events, the pro-freedom and liberty event dedicated a whole day to blockchain innovation and cryptocurrency solutions, but this year all four days will have a devoted focus on digital currencies. Also read: Startup Launches Loaded Bitcoin Cash Notes to Spread ...

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B2C2 Gets Go-Ahead from U.K. Regulators to List Bitcoin Derivative

n nn nn B2C2, a cryptocurrency liquidity provider and electronic OTC trading magnate, has recently announced that British regulators have given their U.K.-based subsidiary approval to offer the crypto space a new investment derivative.According to a press release shared with Bitcoin Magazine, the British Financial Conduct Authority FCA has authorized B2C2 OTC Inc. to arrange and deal in Contracts for ...

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20-Year Old Hacker Pleads Guilty to $5 Million Cryptocurrency Theft

A 20-year-old hacker is set to serve 10 years in prison after pleading guilty to cryptocurrency theft valued at $ 5 million Cointelegraph.com News

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A Short History of Major Fiat Currency Collapses and What Triggered Them

Earlier this year we witnessed a mini flash crash that hit the fiat currency markets. It took approximately seven minutes for the Australian dollar to plummet against the Japanese yen, which surged to levels that it had last held almost a decade ago. Like a number of fiat currencies, bitcoin is going through its own boom and bust cycle which ...

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Ethereum 2.0 Inches Closer, Pre-Release Stable

Ethereum 2.0 is closely approaching. The blockchain project has just launched its first pre-release for phase zero of the network’s transition to the new and improved Ethereum (ETH). Yesterday, Ethereum published a new post on its Github releasing the details of the pre-release. Ethereum 2.0 The new post explains: “[This] marks the first release in a series of weekly releases ...

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