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THE INFLUX OF INDIANS INTO THE DARKNET CAUSES BOOMING OF THE DRUG TRADE (deepd.tw) 07/21/2017 - 12:42pm
Dark Web, Darknet, deepd.tw, DeepDotWeb, Important People The drug trade on the darknet has positively risen since the shutdown of the Silk Road Market in 2016. It has attracted traffic from all over...
South Africa Will Begin Testing Bitcoin (news.bitcoin.com) 07/21/2017 - 11:40am
Altcoins, Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, Hackers, Important People, news.bitcoin.com The South African Reserve Bank has announced that it will trial cryptocurrency regulations. Loerien Gamaroff, CEO of Bankymoon, has revealed...
[2017-07-21]Max Keiser Certain Bitcoin Price Hits $5,000 as Segwit Nears, Alread (bitcointalk.org) 07/21/2017 - 9:46am
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Bitfury Successfully Tests Lightning Network Across Bitcoin’s Mainnet (news.bitcoin.com) 07/21/2017 - 9:00am
Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, Important People, news.bitcoin.com, Node, Wallet The firm Bitfury Group published a video which shows a successful demonstration of the Lightning Network on the Bitcoin mainnet. Also read:...
PR: Announcement of Po.et’s Token Sale August 8, 2017 (news.bitcoin.com) 07/21/2017 - 6:30am
Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, Important People, news.bitcoin.com, United States, Wallet This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin...
GAW CEO Josh Garza Pleads Guilty to Fraud, Faces 20 Years in Prison (reddit.com) 07/20/2017 - 4:45pm
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Garza Pleads Guilty: GAW Miners CEO Cops to $9 Million Fraud (coindesk.com) 07/20/2017 - 3:20pm
CoinDesk.com, coindesk.com, Danger, Important People, Mining A notorious cryptocurrency executive plead guilty to a count of wire fraud on Thursday. He now faces up to 20 years in prison. Source
Sessions: Trump Directed Law Enforcement Agencies to Go After Darknet Markets Like AlphaBay (reddit.com) 07/20/2017 - 2:52pm
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Russia Prepares to Legalize ICOs (news.bitcoin.com) 07/20/2017 - 3:09am
Altcoins, Banking Cartel, Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Ethereum, Important People, news.bitcoin.com, Russia Russia is currently working on a regulatory framework to legalize Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), local publications reported on Wednesday. This...
Supercluster Funding Bid Could Supercharge Blockchain Development in Canada (bitcoinmagazine.com) 07/19/2017 - 1:00pm
Bitcoin, bitcoinmagazine.com, bitcoinmagazine.com, Blockchain, Important People, Innovations Four organizations in Canada’s blockchain tech sector are going all out this week to submit their application letter to the federal Ministry of...
Kraken Estimates Last Quarter’s Trading Volume 10x Previous High (news.bitcoin.com) 07/19/2017 - 1:00am
Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoin.com, Ethereum, Important People, news.bitcoin.com Kraken’s CEO, Jesse Powell, has stated the cryptocurrency exchange’s volume during the second quarter of 2017 comprised 10x more trade than...
Kazakhstan Seeks to Become Regional Hub for Cryptocurrency Industry (news.bitcoin.com) 07/17/2017 - 5:00pm
Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, Important People, Innovations, news.bitcoin.com, Waves The Kazakhstan government has announced its intentions to make the country host to “the most favourable business climate” for cryptocurrency and...
GAW Miners CEO 'Will Plead Guilty' to Wire Fraud Charge (coindesk.com) 07/17/2017 - 7:01am
CoinDesk.com, coindesk.com, Danger, Important People, Mining The former CEO of defunct cryptocurrency mining company GAW Miners is likely to plead guilty to a federal wire fraud charge later this week...
Viabtc Launching Bitcoin Cash Token and Mining Pool for Bitcoin ABC (news.bitcoin.com) 07/17/2017 - 6:10am
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, Frozen, Important People, Litecoin, Mainstream Media, Mining, news.bitcoin.com Major mining pool and bitcoin exchange Viabtc has announced the launch of their new mining pool designed for “Bitcoin Cash” (BCC). These tokens...
17.7.17 Dark Web and Cybercrime Roundup (deepd.tw) 07/17/2017 - 1:59am
Bitcoin, Dark Web, Darknet, deepd.tw, DeepDotWeb, Important People, Spy Grid Alleged Alphabay Admin Found Dead in Bangkok Jail On July 12, news sites in Thailand reported that a 26-year-old Canadian man had died in a...
Bitcoin news roundup, July 16, 2017 (deepd.tw) 07/16/2017 - 7:55am
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, Darknet, Dash, deepd.tw, DeepDotWeb, Ethereum, Important People, Litecoin, Spy Grid, United States, Wallet This week’s summary of various cryptocurrency news and developments: New developments: Darknet market AlphaBay shut down by authorities; alleged...
Swissquote Partners with Bitstamp to Offer Bitcoin Trading to 200,000+ Customers (news.bitcoin.com) 07/15/2017 - 9:00am
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoin.com, Important People, Legal Developments, news.bitcoin.com, United States Switzerland’s leading provider of online financial and trading services, Swissquote Bank, has partnered with bitcoin exchange Bitstamp to offer...
Ethereum Millionaires Might Be Attracting Attention From Regulators (news.bitcoin.com) 07/15/2017 - 6:00am
Altcoins, Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Ethereum, Important People, news.bitcoin.com, United States, Wallet Just recently Bitcoin.com has been covering the ongoing case between the U.S. tax agency, the IRS and its dealings with the cryptocurrency...
Bitkan Announces the 2017 BTC & Blockchain International Summit (news.bitcoin.com) 07/14/2017 - 7:00pm
Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, China, Dash, Important Companies, Important People, Mining, news.bitcoin.com, Russia, United States, Wallet On September 9, 2017, blockchain enthusiasts from all around the world will attend the ‘BTC & Blockchain International Summit’ taking place...
Amir Taaki Sides with Blockstream, Peter Todd in Bitcoin Scaling Debate (reddit.com) 07/14/2017 - 1:20pm
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Trump signs executive order to fire Yellen and ... (reddit.com) 07/13/2017 - 3:30pm
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Swiss "Crypto Valley" to Create Digital Identities for Its Citizens on the Ethereum Blockchain (bitcoinmagazine.com) 07/13/2017 - 1:26pm
Altcoins, Bitcoin, bitcoinmagazine.com, bitcoinmagazine.com, Blockchain, Ethereum, Important People, Now Accepting Bitcoin, Wallet As of September 2017, the Swiss town of Zug will offer all of its citizens a digital identity on the Ethereum blockchain.Zug, a Swiss town with...
Some Small Movement in Regulatory Challenges This Week (bitcoinmagazine.com) 07/13/2017 - 12:17pm
Altcoins, Banking Cartel, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoinmagazine.com, bitcoinmagazine.com, China, How To, Important People, Now Accepting Bitcoin, United States Theo Chino, a bitcoin advocate who has been fighting regulations in the U.S. for over two years, requested the withdrawal of the proposed “...
BTCC Founder Bobby Lee Says Cryptocurrencies Need Regulation (news.bitcoin.com) 07/13/2017 - 7:00am
Altcoins, Banking Cartel, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoin.com, China, How To, Important People, news.bitcoin.com This week Bobby Lee, founder and CEO of the China-based bitcoin exchange BTCC, warned that cryptocurrencies should be regulated or they will “...
[2017-07-11] Blockchain Will Disrupt Expedia and Airbnb, TUI CEO Says (bitcointalk.org) 07/13/2017 - 5:07am
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The Crypto Show With Gideon Gallasch, Steven Sprague & Paras Of LOL Liquors (letstalk) 07/13/2017 - 2:55am
Altcoins, ATM, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Dash, Important People, letstalk, letstalkbitcoin.com On tonight's episode of "The Crypto Show," Gideon Gallasch comes on the program to inform us about the upcoming "Blockchain Hotel" conference...
UK Fintech Startup Revolut to Adopt Bitcoin and Move Beyond Banking (news.bitcoin.com) 07/13/2017 - 2:00am
Altcoins, ATM, Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Important People, Litecoin, Mainstream Media, news.bitcoin.com, United States Revolut, the UK Fintech Startup, is adding bitcoin to its regiment of accepted currencies due to heavy customer demand. The company is touted as...
Why Brave's $35 Million ICO May Not Be Enough for a High-Tech Hiring Spree (coindesk.com) 07/12/2017 - 12:00pm
CoinDesk.com, coindesk.com, Important People The CEO of Brave Software may have just raised millions in an ICO, but that doesn't mean all his business problems are solved. Source
The Tatiana Show - Arvin Vohra of the Vohra Method & Melyssa Hubbard of Spank City Hall (letstalk) 07/12/2017 - 11:37am
How To, Important People, letstalk, letstalkbitcoin.com Tatiana interviews Arvin Vohra of the Vohra Method & Melissa Hubbard of Spank City Hall. Topics Include: --"The Importance of the...
Coinsource Bitcoin ATM Company Embraces Arizona (news.bitcoin.com) 07/12/2017 - 11:00am
ATM, Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Darknet, Important People, news.bitcoin.com, Now Accepting Bitcoin, United States Coinsource ATM business just captured market share in Arizona as it added new machines in Phoenix. The Texas-based company is expanding rapidly...
New Bitcoin.com Podcast: Fidelity Labs – Innovating in the Crypto Space (news.bitcoin.com) 07/12/2017 - 10:20am
Bitcoin, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, Important People, Mining, news.bitcoin.com Our Bitcoin.com podcast host, Richard Jacobs, talks with Fidelity Labs executive Hadley Stern in this week’s episode. Fidelity Labs is a subset...
[2017-07-11] Cryptocurrencies need regulation, says CEO of Chinese bitcoin excha (bitcointalk.org) 07/12/2017 - 3:28am
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Hello, are you available for a short interview regarding BTC? (5-10 mins, reward 0.001 BTC) (bitcointalk.org) 07/12/2017 - 1:48am
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Alphabay Offline for a Week — Darknet Users Rush to Find Alternatives (news.bitcoin.com) 07/11/2017 - 7:00pm
Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoin.com, Dark Web, Darknet, Important People, Monero, news.bitcoin.com, Spy Grid, Wallet This past week Bitcoin.com reported on the Alphabay darknet marketplace going offline while many speculated an exit scam. It’s been close to a...
Announcing: BIP148 block explorer connecting only to UASF 1.0 node (reddit.com) 07/11/2017 - 11:58am
Bitcoin, Important Companies, Important People, Node, reddit.com, reddit.com/r/bitcoin, Satoshi Nakamoto, Wallet We're very happy to announce that you can now explore the BIP148 soft-forked chain using our web-based block explorer at: https://uasf-explorer...
Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles Pleads Not Guilty to Embezzlement (coindesk.com) 07/11/2017 - 10:15am
Bitcoin Exchanges, CoinDesk.com, coindesk.com, Important People The trial of Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles took a turn today with the embattled executive pleading 'not guilty' to charges. Source
Israeli Official Urges Regulators to be More ‘Paternalistic’ Regarding ICO’s and Bitcoin (news.bitcoin.com) 07/11/2017 - 9:00am
Altcoins, Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, bitcoin.com, Blockchain, Fear Mongering, How To, Important People, news.bitcoin.com, Stocks, Wallet An Israeli official gave a talk in Tel Aviv today regarding the challenges with regulating ICO’s and bitcoin. Professor Shmuel Hauser, Head of...
Bitcoin needs regulation, says CEO of Chinese exchange (reddit.com) 07/11/2017 - 8:09am
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[2017-07-10] Mt Gox CEO Mark Karpeles Heads to Trial... (bitcointalk.org) 07/11/2017 - 3:52am
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MtGox CEO says 'not guilty' at missing Bitcoin trial in Japan (reddit.com) 07/11/2017 - 3:02am
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Publicly Traded Bitcoin Startup BTCS Reveals Plan to Invest in ICOs (coindesk.com) 07/10/2017 - 4:15pm
Bitcoin, CoinDesk.com, coindesk.com, Important People Publicly traded bitcoin startup BTCS is planning to create a portfolio of digital assets, its CEO told shareholders in a new letter. Source
Mt Gox CEO's Embezzlement Trial Begins Tomorrow (coindesk.com) 07/10/2017 - 1:35pm
Bitcoin, Bitcoin Exchanges, CoinDesk.com, coindesk.com, Important People The chief executive of the now-defunct bitcoin exchange Mt Gox is set to appear in court this week. Source
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