Bitfury as Big Brother: Mining Company Tracks Bitcoiners

Bitfury as Big Brother: Company Tracks BitcoinersBitfury Group announced they’re concerned about the advent of bitcoin users having multiple wallet addresses, which the company views as leading to greater anonymity and, they also believe, facilitates crime. Also read: Nine Years Ago, Bitcoin’s Block Zero is Born Bitfury Watches Bitcoiners “Currently, bitcoin users can have multiple addresses,” Bitfury Group CEO Valery Vavilov detailed, […]

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Four Cryptocurrencies That Actually Meet the Definition of Vaporware

Four Cryptocurrencies That Meet the Definition of Vaporware‘Vaporware’ is a term that’s tossed about loosely, often against cryptocurrency projects that have no clear use case. It’s an easy accusation to make given that many crypto projects are still at the development stage, and haven’t had a chance to prove themselves. This year’s vaporware could be next year’s ethereum – or at least […]

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Electrum Moves to Patch Bug That Left Thousands of Bitcoin Wallets Exposed

Electrum Moves Fast to Patch Bug That Left Bitcoin Wallets ExposedPopular wallet developer Electrum has issued an emergency patch for a critical bug in its bitcoin wallets. The flaw allowed any website hosting the Electrum wallet to potentially steal the user’s cryptocurrency. A vulnerability meant that passwords were exposed in the JSONRPC interface, granting hackers complete control of the wallet. The first patch failed to […]

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Cut Off? Here Are 7 Different Bitcoin Debit Card Services and Fees

Cut Off? Here Are 7 Different Bitcoin Debit Card Services and FeesJust recently we reported on European bitcoin users having issues with their loadable bitcoin debit cards. Even though some of these businesses are having a few issues, there are many cryptocurrency debit cards available all around the world. Also read: Visa Veto Leaves Several European Cryptocurrency Cards Locked Out Since 2015 Bitcoin-Based Debit Cards Have Grown […]

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After The Rise of its Controversial ”Digital USD” Tether Releases EURTs

After Creating a Digital USD Tether Limited Creates EURTsTether, creator of a USDT token claimed to be backed by the U.S. dollar, has been a hot topic of conversation lately to say the least. The company has been very successful so far issuing tokens to individuals and exchanges, but many skeptics are worried the digital currency is not backed by real fiat. Skeptics […]

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