Cryptocurrency

What is cryptocurrency, how does it work and why do we use it?

What is cryptocurrency, how does it work and why do we use it?

17 minutes ago   |   Telegraph


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League of Legends Pro, NYS Attorney General Highlight Cryptocurrency Risks

17 minutes ago   |   Tom's Hardware

The Office of the New York Attorney General warned of the risk in relying on cryptocurrency exchanges shortly after Doublelift had $200,000 stolen via Coinbase.
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UK shipping giant floats blockchain as a solution to sink supply chain woes

UK shipping giant floats blockchain as a solution to sink supply chain woes

43 minutes ago   |   The Next Web

The UK's leading port operator is planning to explore blockchain as a possible tool to improve the performance of British shipyards. Associated British Ports today announced...
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Europol: Criminals are still using Bitcoin, but ISIS loves ZCash

Europol: Criminals are still using Bitcoin, but ISIS loves ZCash

43 minutes ago   |   The Next Web

Europol has found that Bitcoin is still the chosen cryptocurrency of the internet underworld. The insight comes from Europol's latest Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment...
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Beauty app teams up with Kik to bring cryptocurrency to 92 million women

Beauty app teams up with Kik to bring cryptocurrency to 92 million women

43 minutes ago   |   The Next Web

AR-powered vanity platform Perfect365, which touts more than 100 million users, is the latest startup to embrace blockchain technology and tokenize its platform. Through a...
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UK lawmakers: 'Wild West' cryptocurrencies need regulation

1 hour ago   |   Phys.org

British lawmakers have backed calls for greater regulation of cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin in order to bring an element of control to a market that more resembles the "Wild...
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Coinbase, EOS, and Stellar paid $60K to white-hat hackers this week

Coinbase, EOS, and Stellar paid $60K to white-hat hackers this week

3 hours ago   |   The Next Web

There has been a sharp increase in payouts from cryptocurrency bug bounties. Major platforms Coinbase, EOS, Stellar, and Augur have all recently rewarded hackers handsomely for...
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Texas regulator goes after cryptocurrency scammers boasting fake Obama endorsements

Texas regulator goes after cryptocurrency scammers boasting fake Obama endorsements

3 hours ago   |   The Next Web

The Texas State Securities Board is taking emergency action against cryptocurrency scammers, peddling fake endorsements and posing as well-established blockchain services. In a...
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Time to regulate bitcoin, says Treasury committee report

5 hours ago   |   The Guardian

MPs in UK say ‘wild west' cryptocurrency industry is leaving investors vulnerable Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies are “wild west” assets that expose investors to a litany of...
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NY Attorney General: Cryptocurrency exchanges lack security, fairness, and integrity

NY Attorney General: Cryptocurrency exchanges lack security, fairness, and integrity

7 hours ago   |   The Next Web

Cryptocurrency exchanges may not be as safe as we first thought. A report from the state of New York's attorney general has revealed that most exchanges do not have basic...
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