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Bitcoin Cash Had a Big Day, Hinting at a Deep Conflict in the Cryptocurrency Community

Bitcoin Cash Had a Big Day, Hinting at a Deep Conflict in the Cryptocurrency Community  MIT Technology Review Bitcoin transaction fees show cryptocurrency’s limits  TechCentral Bitcoin is not for the faint of heart  Independent Online Full coverage Article Source

Day Trader Allegedly Used Bitcoin to Hide Fraudulent Proceeds

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Joseph P. Willner, a 42-year-old resident of Ambler, Pennsylvania, was allegedly indicted on a four-count charge by a federal grand jury in the Eastern District of New York. The self-proclaimed day trader was charged with Conspiracy to Commit Wire Fraud, Conspiracy to […]

Coinbase Adds 100,000 New Users in a Day Following Bitcoin’s Price Rally

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Bitcoin’s recent price stampede, which reached a new all-time high above $7,350, clearly demonstrates how the cryptocurrency ecosystem has been growing. For popular cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase, things are seemingly great as well, as data suggests it just added over 100,000 new users […]

Securities and Exchange Commission Accuses Day Trader of Using Bitcoin to Hide Profits

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed a lawsuit against Philadelphia, Pennsylvania-based day trader Joseph Willner for allegedly using the digital currency Bitcoin to hide his profits. In the case filed on Oct. 30, 2017, the accused has unlawfully taken over more than 100 brokerage accounts and used the victim’s’ funds to artificially […]

One of the Biggest Bitcoin Exchanges Just Added 100,000 Users in a Single Day

By November 2, 2017, 11:59 AM EDT The eye-popping surge in bitcoin this week is paying dividends for one of the biggest U.S. online cryptocurrency exchanges. Coinbase Inc. added more than 100,000 users in the last 24 hours in the wake of the CME Group Inc.’s announcement Tuesday that it plans to introduce bitcoin futures […]

SEC Alleges Day Trader Used Bitcoin Hide Fraud Profits

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) is suing a Philadelphia day trader for alleged fraud, claiming they used bitcoin to hide their profits. On Oct. 30, the SEC filed suit against Joseph Willner, accusing him of illegally taking over more than 100 brokerage accounts and using the victims’ funds to artificially inflate stock prices […]

Bitcoin Price Jumps to $5,848, Up Nearly $500 in a Day

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. It has been a day of gains for bitcoin price in Thursday’s trading as price struck $5,848 following a sharp spike before midday (UTC). Bitcoin prices slipped this week following the Bitcoin Gold hard fork, leading to a sell-off by traders to […]

Distributed Denial of Service Attack Greets Forked Bitcoin Gold on First Day

Featured Only hours into its first day live, Bitcoin Gold’s Twitter account announced it had been hit with a distributed denial of service attack (DDoS), forcing its website down for nearly four hours. Also read: Major DDoS Attacks Hit Bitcoin.com Bitcoin Gold Site Suffers 10 Million Hits Per Minute Bitcoin block height 491,407 […]

I spent a day trying to pay for things with bitcoin and a bar of gold

Oct. 24, 2017, 11:15 AM 11,886 Ray Dalio, the founder of the largest hedge fund in the world, told Henry Blodget that investors should have 5% to 10% of their portfolio in gold. During that same interview, Dalio called bitcoin a “speculative bubble” and said “bitcoin is not an effective medium exchange by and large” […]

Another day, another cryptocurrency miner lurking in a Google Chrome extension • The Register

Another Chrome extension has been found secretly harboring a cryptocurrency miner – and it appears this issue is going to get worse before it gets better. Reg reader Alessandro Polidori, a Node.js software engineer, spotted the use of Coin Hive’s Monero-crafting code in the “Short URL (goo.gl)” extension for Chrome. After getting an alert from […]

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