Archive for June, 2017

Japanese Exchanges Roll Out Insurance to Help Merchants Accept Bitcoin Instantly

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Japanese Exchanges Roll Out Insurance to Help Merchants Accept Bitcoin Instantly

Japan’s leading bitcoin exchanges, Bitflyer and Coincheck, will start offering insurance for merchants to cover failed transactions involving bitcoin. Also read: Bitpoint Adds Bitcoin and Ether Payments to Platform with Unionpay, Wechat Pay and Alipay Insurance for Bitcoin-Accepting Merchants Two of Japan’s leading bitcoin exchanges, Bitflyer and Coincheck, are partnering with large Japanese insurance companies to […]

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How Michael Richo Stole Bitcoins via Imposter Exchange Sites and Dark Web Phishing Schemes

June 30, 2017 | By | Reply | 279 Readers More
How Michael Richo Stole Bitcoins via Imposter Exchange Sites and Dark Web Phishing Schemes

Michael Richo waived his right to be indicted and pleaded guilty in a Connecticut courthouse on June 27 for charges related to operating a dark web phishing scheme. He pleaded guilty to money laundering charges and charges of fraud. Richo was originally arrested on October 5, 2016, in connection with the crimes. In the scheme, […]

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The Future of Bitcoin Conference Begins in the Netherlands ‘Bitcoin City’

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The Future of Bitcoin Conference Begins in the Netherlands ‘Bitcoin City’

Arnhem, Netherlands, June 30-July 1st, 2017 — Today kicks off ‘The Future of Bitcoin’ conference, a two-day event that highlights the decentralized, peer-to-peer, and permissionless global technology known as Bitcoin. Watch The Future of Bitcoin Live Stream Here  The Future of Bitcoin: Two Days of Presentations and Productive Discussions in the Netherlands ‘Bitcoin City’ Over […]

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GPU Producer Sapphire Launches New Graphics Cards For Crypto Mining

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GPU Producer Sapphire Launches New Graphics Cards For Crypto Mining

Cryptocurrency mining is making a big comeback driven by the impressive rally in digital currencies in the spring of 2017. To benefit from this increase in demand for hardware, technology company Sapphire has launched a series of new graphics cards, the first of such specifically targeted at cryptocurrency miners. Hong Kong-based Sapphire focuses on the […]

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Accenture Backs Blockchain Technology as Next Aviation Sector Disruptor

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Accenture Backs Blockchain Technology as Next Aviation Sector Disruptor

Leading global professional services company Accenture is backing blockchain technology as one of the next major disruptors in the aerospace sector. The firm believes the technology will be fully applicable to the aviation industry in the next two years and will lead to improved time and cost management. Speaking at the 2017 Paris Air Show, […]

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Let’s Talk Segwit2X with Jimmy Song and Eric Lombrozo

June 30, 2017 | By | Reply | 408 Readers More
Let’s Talk Segwit2X with Jimmy Song and Eric Lombrozo

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Pantera Capital Files With SEC for ICO Hedgefund

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Pantera Capital Files With SEC for ICO Hedgefund

United States-based bitcoin investment firm, Pantera Capital, has filed with the U.S Securities and Exchanges Commission (SEC) for an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) hedgefund. Also Read: SEC Eyes Initial Coin Offerings for Regulatory Oversight If Successful, Pantera ICO Fund LP Will Be the World’s First ICO Hedgefund Pantera Capital is hoping to become the first […]

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Asia-Focused Luxury Travel Agency Smiling Albino to Start Accepting Bitcoin

June 30, 2017 | By | Reply | 339 Readers More
Asia-Focused Luxury Travel Agency Smiling Albino to Start Accepting Bitcoin

The Southeast Asian travel agency, Smiling Albino, announced they would begin accepting bitcoin for payment on August 1. The company is based out of Bangkok, Thailand. They work with clients to provide specialized and tailored traveling throughout Southeast Asia. They will accept bitcoin transactions for organizing customized travels in Thailand, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and Myanmar. The […]

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Midwest Peace and Liberty Fest: Intimate Fireside Bitcoin Conversations

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Midwest Peace and Liberty Fest: Intimate Fireside Bitcoin Conversations

On June 22 to 26, many anarchists and freedom families congregated in Delton, Michigan for the Midwest Peace and Liberty Fest 5. It is a gathering for all liberty lovers who are looking to network, connect, mingle, and spend some time in nature. Bitcoin.com was lucky enough to make an appearance at the festival and provide […]

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Ransomware Victims Pay $9,000 in Bitcoin, Receive No Decryption Keys

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Ransomware Victims Pay $9,000 in Bitcoin, Receive No Decryption Keys

On June 27, global ransomware Petya encrypted the computers of victims concentrated in Europe, including the Ukrainian government, banks, a Russian oil company, British advertising company WPP and other organizations internationally. Sources revealed that the developers and distributors behind the Petya ransomware demanded individual victims to pay $300 in bitcoin in return for a personal […]

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