Archive for October 5th, 2020

This Crypto Investor Lost $140,000 Worth of Uniswap Tokens to a Yield Farming Scam

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This Crypto Investor Lost $140,000 Worth of Uniswap Tokens to a Yield Farming Scam

Yield chasers in search of the next “DeFi gem” are falling victim to elaborate scams with rogue actors on the prowl, using cleverly devised malicious contract codes to steal funds. From “rug pulls” to outright absconding with presale funds, the activities of DeFi scammers are threatening to overshadow the novel developments in the emerging crypto […]

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SEC bring John McAfee to court over ICO promotion

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SEC bring John McAfee to court over ICO promotion

On Monday, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission filed suit against John McAfee for allegedly promoting initial coin offerings (ICOs) without disclosing that the ICO issuers were paying him, a violation of U.S. securities law. Per the complaint: “From at least November 2017 through February 2018, McAfee leveraged his fame to make more than $23.1 […]

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SEC Sues John McAfee for Fraudulently Promoting ICOs

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SEC Sues John McAfee for Fraudulently Promoting ICOs

The US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has filed fraud charges against the popular cryptocurrency proponent and well-known tech entrepreneur, John McAfee. According to the documents, McAfee has taken advantage of his massive Twitter following and has “leveraged his fame to make more than $23.1million in undisclosed compensation by recommending at least seven initial coin […]

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Backend Engineer

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Backend Engineer

Job title: Backend Engineer Company: Michael Page Job description: -to-end coverage of both Ethereum and Bitcoin. Job Description MPI does not discriminate on the basis of race, color… Expected salary: $160000 – 175000 per year Location: San Francisco, CA Job date: Fri, 02 Oct 2020 23:44:41 GMT Apply for the job now! jQuery(document).ready(function($) { jQuery(‘.ads-rotator-id-76 […]

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$17.6 Billion Fintech Group: Italian E-Payments Giants Team Up

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$17.6 Billion Fintech Group: Italian E-Payments Giants Team Up

Two of the biggest Italian digital payment companies Nexi and SIA have reportedly high-fived for a new deal to create a domestic payments group with 1.8 billion euros ($2 billion) in revenue. The new firm’s executives plan to expand in Europe and compete with other digital payments companies. Burying The Hatchet Viewed as the two […]

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Crypto Roundup: October 5th, 2020

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Crypto Roundup: October 5th, 2020

Bitcoin remains buoyant, and is now approaching $11k for the third time despite repeated waves of uncertainty crashing over the crypto market. Last Thursday, U.S. regulators filed charges against the founders of crypto exchange BitMEX, who stand accused of failing to prevent money laundering. Adding to the uncertainty, Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin dropped another bombshell, […]

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Bitcoin Handout, Mining Difficulty, Estonian CBDC Research + More News

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Bitcoin Handout, Mining Difficulty, Estonian CBDC Research + More News

Source: Adobe/tanarch Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. Crypto adoption news Blockchain advocacy group Chamber of Digital Commerce Political Action Committee (PAC) will be contributing USD 50 worth of bitcoin (BTC) to the campaign of each member of the […]

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Bitcoin pioneer predicts $1T BTC market cap by 2022 or ‘sooner’

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Bitcoin pioneer predicts $1T BTC market cap by 2022 or ‘sooner’

Bitcoin (BTC) hitting a $1 trillion market cap by 2025 is “conservative” and those levels should hit in less than two years. That was according to Blockstream CEO Adam Back, who delivered a fresh bullish BTC price outlook on Oct. 5. Back was responding to a report by Yassine Elmandjra, a crypto-asset analyst at investment […]

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XRP Price Analysis: Ripple Soars 8% On The Daily, Is $0.30 Next?

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XRP Price Analysis: Ripple Soars 8% On The Daily, Is $0.30 Next?

XRP/USD – Bulls Finally Break 100-days EMA Resistance Key Support Levels: $0.243, $0.237, $0.228. Key Resistance Levels: $0.251, $0.26, $0.271. XRP found support at the $0.23 level at the start of October. It rebounded from this support yesterday to finally push higher above the resistance at the 100-days EMA – a level which the coin […]

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Stellar Lumen (XLM) Price Facing Uphill Task Near $0.075

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Stellar Lumen (XLM) Price Facing Uphill Task Near $0.075

Stellar lumen price seems to be forming a support base above $0.0700 against the US Dollar. XLM price is currently facing hurdles near $0.0750 and the 55 simple moving average (4-hours). There is a major bearish trend line forming with resistance near $0.0750 on the 4-hours chart (data feed via Kraken). The pair could accelerate […]

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