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Lithuania Dabbles in Crypto-Coin as Central Banks Look for Ways to Fend off Facebook

Lithuania Dabbles in Crypto-Coin as Central Banks Look for Ways to Fend off Facebook

Lithuania is about to issue the first central bank-produced digital coin in the euro zone, part of a project to trial state-backed digital currencies and blockchain technology in everyday use.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jul/05/2020

'Sophisticated' Hacker Plunders $450,000 From Defi Protocol Balancer

'Sophisticated' Hacker Plunders $450,000 From Defi Protocol Balancer

In two separate transactions, an attacker targeted two pools containing Ethereum-based tokens with transfer fees – or so-called deflationary tokens.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/29/2020

Lobbyist Abramoff Charged in Cryptocurrency Fraud Case

Lobbyist Abramoff Charged in Cryptocurrency Fraud Case

Jack Abramoff, a once-powerful lobbyist who spent time in federal prison for fraud and corruption, has been charged in a San Francisco court in an investor fraud case involving cryptocurrency and lobbying disclosure, federal authorities announced Thursday.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/26/2020

New Zealand Seizes $90M From Russian Bitcoin Fraud Suspect

New Zealand Seizes $90M From Russian Bitcoin Fraud Suspect

New Zealand police said Monday they have seized $90 million from Alexander Vinnik, a Russian bitcoin fraud suspect who is in French custody but is also wanted in the United States.

Submitted by Associated Press on, Jun/24/2020

Canadian Crypto Firm Collapsed Due to Ponzi Scheme by Late Founder, Regulator Says

Last year’s collapse of Canadian cryptocurrency trading platform Quadriga CX was due to a Ponzi scheme operated by founder Gerald Cotten, who died suddenly in December 2018, the country’s biggest securities regulator said on Thursday.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jun/14/2020

FC Barcelona vs. Real Mallorca Preview Betting Preview

FC Barcelona vs. Real Mallorca Preview Betting Preview

La Liga returns this weekend and we will have a very interesting game when Real Mallorca hosts FC Barcelona on Saturday. There will be many safety protocols in place, just like the Bundesliga did.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/14/2020

User Pays $2.6 Mil in Transaction Fees to Send $134 of Ether

User Pays $2.6 Mil in Transaction Fees to Send $134 of Ether

Wynn reportedly is in good hands, even as the worldwide pandemic rages on.  Forbes estimates that "it may take until Q3/Q4 for the demand slump to recover, which could reduce the company’s revenue by at least 30% from $6.6 billion to $4.2 billion.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/11/2020

Sports Betting Fueling Stock Surge, Two Fury-Joshua Fights in 2021

Sports Betting Fueling Stock Surge, Two Fury-Joshua Fights in 2021

Promoter Eddie Hearn says rival world heavyweight champions Anthony Joshua and Tyson Fury "have agreed to the basics" of a deal to fight two times in 2021.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/10/2020

Investors Say Spike in Bitcoin Could Take Time

Investors Say Spike in Bitcoin Could Take Time

Investors expecting a sudden surge in bitcoin’s price, after it underwent a technical adjustment three weeks ago that reduced the rate at which new coins are generated, may have to wait a few months, or perhaps a few years.

Submitted by Reuters on, Jun/09/2020

Hackers Move $800K, $1.4 Bil in Crypto Stolen, $5M Reward for Crypto Superintendent

77.644901 BTC (796,638 USD) of stolen funds was transferred from a Bitfinex Hack 2016 to an unknown wallet this past week.

Submitted by C Costigan on, Jun/06/2020

“Peculiar” BTC Price Action Sparks Volume Surge

“Peculiar” BTC Price Action Sparks Volume Surge

The price of Bitcoin shot above the $10,000 mark for the first time since February.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/02/2020

Dow Futures Jump as Investors Focus on Economy, Not Civil Unrest

Dow Futures Jump as Investors Focus on Economy, Not Civil Unrest

U.S. stock futures were higher in early trading on Tuesday as investors looked past civil unrest throughout the United States.  The focus is more on businesses reopening following months of closure due to a global pandemic.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/02/2020

Bitcoin Shoots Over $10K

Bitcoin Shoots Over $10K

The price of Bitcoin has hit an important milestone June 1, 2020, crossing above the $10,000 mark.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/01/2020

New Bitcoin Bug Could Wreak Havoc, YouTube Censorship Blockchain Alternative Lbry.tv

New Bitcoin Bug Could Wreak Havoc YouTube Censorship Blockchain Alternative Lbry.tv

Bitcoin's timelocked transactions used to discourage miners were found to be bugged.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, Jun/01/2020

Stock Futures Slip: Bookmaker Offers Over, Under on 25300

Stock Futures Slip: Bookmaker Offers Over, Under on 25300

U.S. stock futures fell on Sunday night amidst civil unrest across the United States.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/31/2020

North Korea Accused of Cyber Attacks on Crypto Exchanges

The Justice Department has accused a network of North Korean and Chinese citizens of secretly advancing North Korea’s nuclear weapons program by channeling at least $2.5 billion in illicit payments through hundreds of front companies.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/28/2020

Business as Usual for Pay Per Head Giants AcePerHead.com

The COVID-19 pandemic has completely rocked the world and has affected every person and business on the planet.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/27/2020

Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business?

Are You Ready to Start Your Own Business?

Local bookies have had enough! They are fed up with the pavement beating, the running around in bars until 3:00 AM looking for “Vinnie” that owes them $400. This gig should be easier than this and there must be a better way to earn a great income as a bookmaker. There is indeed and no matter how many clients you may have, a pay per head is easily the most affordable way to find an online presence right now. Literally, - in a day or two, start your own book here with www.A1PPH.com.

Submitted by C Costigan on, May/26/2020

Argentina Cryptocurrency Trading Crackdown

If you have ever met anyone from Argentina, you probably have heard how difficult it is to get money in and out of that country.  Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies have helped in recent years, but now Argentina is beginning to crack down on local Bitcoin trading.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/25/2020

Did Bitcoin's Creator Just Move 50 BTC? First Time Since 2009

Rumors that Satoshi Nakamoto, Bitcoin's creator, had moved 50 BTC remain unsupported, claims Zack Voell of CoinDesk.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/21/2020

Cryptocurrency Company Closes Montana Data Center Operation

A digital currency company announced the closure of its Montana data center and the initiation of bankruptcy proceedings.

Submitted by Associated Press on, May/19/2020

The Fed’s Unlimited Ammo Highlights Importance of Bitcoin’s Digital Scarcity

The Fed’s Unlimited Ammo Highlights Importance of Bitcoin’s Digital Scarcity

In a follow-up interview, last night on 60 Minutes Powell made comments that underscore the importance of the digital scarcity hard-coded into the Bitcoin protocol. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/18/2020

Bitcoin Loophole a Scam? App Claims You Can Make $13K in 24 Hours

Bitcoin Loophole a Scam? App Claims You Can Make $13K in 24 Hours

A bitcoin investment scheme calling itself Bitcoin Loophole claims it can help people make over $13,000 within 24 hours via its algorithmic crypto trading app.  You can become a millionaire in just 61 days.  But wait!. This is a scam associated with a different kind of investment, according to Kevin Helms of Bitcoin News.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/16/2020

More Than $220M in Bitcoin Withdrawn from Crypto Exchanges Since the Halving

More Than $220M in Bitcoin Withdrawn from Crypto Exchanges Since the Halving

So much of the end of the world coming following Bitcoin's third ever halving.  As of Wednesday night Eastern Standard Time, the largest cryptocurrency was trading at just over $9300, peaking at $9411 earlier in the day.  This represented an increase of more than 4%.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/13/2020

Bitcoin Goes Through Third Halving, Blockchain Solution for Provably Fair Gaming

Bitcoin Goes Through Third Halving, Blockchain Solution for Provably Fair Gaming

Bitcoin slid on Monday in volatile trading, after it went through a technical adjustment that reduced the rate at which new coins are created, but the outlook remained upbeat as the increase in supply slows down. 

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/11/2020

Whales Sink Price of Bitcoin

The price of Bitcoin fell from a high of $9990 to $7995 before rebounding to $8656 late Saturday.  This represented at 15% drop.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/09/2020

Bitcoin Eclipses $10K Mark, 'Halving' Searches Up 300 Percent

Bitcoin Eclipses $10K Mark, 'Halving' Searches Up 300 Percent

Will Bitcoin’s Halving Be The Gold Rush Some Expect?   This is the question everyone in the crypto sphere is asking ahead of Tuesday's highly anticipated halving.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/08/2020

Bitcoin Miners See Price Move Towards 12K But Will Bloodbath Follow?

Bitcoin Miners See Price Move Towards 12K But Will Bloodbath Follow?

The price of Bitcoin hit just shy of $10,000 Thursday and had been hovering around the $9800 mark by mid-afternoon Eastern Standard Time.

Submitted by Jagajeet Chiba on, May/07/2020

Bitcoin Up 4% Today As Halving Approaches

Bitcoin Up 4% Today As Halving Approaches

The price of Bitcoin hit a high of $9430 over the last 24 hours ahead of upcoming halving.

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/06/2020

7 Days Left for Great Bitcoin Halving: 4 Leading Experts Talk BTC Post Covid-19

7 Days Left for Great Bitcoin Halving: 4 Leading Experts Talk BTC Post Covid-19

Joe Lallouz, Zac Prince, Marc Bhargava, and David Gerard spoke on a post-Covid-19 world and how Bitcoin will exist within it as part of a series of Web seminars presented by Finance Magnates that took place Monday May 4.  

Submitted by Aaron Goldstein on, May/05/2020

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