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James Bond-Like Villain in $2 Million Bitcoin Heist Caught in Amsterdam

James Bond-Like Villain in $2 Million Bitcoin Heist Caught in Amsterdam

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/james-bond-like-villain-in-2-million-bitcoin-heist-caught-in-amsterdam/
on 2018-04-25 00:50:26
Amsterdam police have announced the re-arrest of Sindri Thor Stefansson. He was initially arrested days ago in Iceland in connection with a bitcoin hardware mining caper that included 600 computers worth $2 million. In a James Bond-like villain move, after his first capture he managed to escape, reportedly hitching a ride on a plane carrying […]
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MyEtherWallet Falls Victim to DNS Attack, Users? Wallets Emptied

MyEtherWallet Falls Victim to DNS Attack, Users? Wallets Emptied

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/my-ether-wallet-falls-victim-to-dns-attack-users-wallets-emptied/
on 2018-04-24 23:22:37
A DNS attack against popular online Ether storage solution MyEtherWallet (MEW) has seen the wallets of many users emptied. The security breach occurred at around 12PM UTC. The identity of the attacker or attackers is still unknown. Many MEW Wallet Users Affected by DNS Redirect According to an official statement from the MEW team on…
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Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 04/25/2018 ? Long-Term Bullish Formation In Sight

Bitcoin Price Technical Analysis for 04/25/2018 ? Long-Term Bullish Formation In Sight

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/bitcoin-price-technical-analysis-04-25-2018-long-term-bullish-formation-sight/
on 2018-04-24 22:39:09
Bitcoin Price Key Highlights Bitcoin price is forming a double bottom pattern on its daily time frame to signal that a climb is underway. Price has yet to test the neckline at $12,000 to confirm the longer-term rally. The chart pattern spans $6,000 to $12,000 so the resulting climb could be of the same size….
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Angellist: Number of New Crypto Job Listings Doubled in the Last Three Months

Angellist: Number of New Crypto Job Listings Doubled in the Last Three Months

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https://news.bitcoin.com/angellist-number-crypto-job-listings-doubled/
on 2018-04-24 22:05:36
Angellist, a popular website that allows startups to raise money from angel investors, has revealed data about new crypto job listings on its platform. The company details the hiring needs of companies in the crypto space and what jobs are in demand. Also read: Russian Regulators Draft Law to Restrict Crypto Mining, Payments, and Token Sales […]
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Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Association Aims to Restore Public Confidence

Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Association Aims to Restore Public Confidence

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/japanese-cryptocurrency-exchange-association-aims-to-restore-public-confidence/
on 2018-04-24 21:25:14
Yesterday, the 16 cryptocurrency exchanges currently registered with Japan’s financial watchdog, the Financial Services Agency (FSA), announced the launch of the Japanese Cryptocurrency Exchange Association (JCEA), according to a Japanese media outlet. The self-regulatory body, chaired by Taizen Okuyama, president and CEO of cryptocurrency exchange Money Partners, aims to restore confidence in the country’s digital…
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Research Indicates 20% of Financial Institutions Plan to Trade Crypto

Research Indicates 20% of Financial Institutions Plan to Trade Crypto

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/research-indicates-20-of-financial-institutions-plan-to-trade-crypto/
on 2018-04-24 20:20:00
According to a survey by Thomson Reuters, one in five financial institutions are thinking about trading digital currencies at some point over the next year. Despite the lull in prices so far in 2018, it appears that many are seeing opportunity thanks to the volatility associated with the space. Is This the Beginning of Institutions…
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20% of Financial Institutions Examining Starting Cryptocurrency Trading Soon

20% of Financial Institutions Examining Starting Cryptocurrency Trading Soon

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https://news.bitcoin.com/20-of-financial-institutions-examining-starting-cryptocurrency-trading-soon/
on 2018-04-24 19:55:13
The cryptocurrency trading market is about to receive an influx of more big banks, hedge funds and other financial institutions within the next few months to a year. A new survey shows that while most are keeping quiet in public about their crypto plans, many are preparing to enter the field. Also Read: Barclays Testing […]
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PR: Bitxoxo Exchange Has Launched Its Own ICO Token

PR: Bitxoxo Exchange Has Launched Its Own ICO Token

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https://news.bitcoin.com/pr-bitxoxo-exchange-has-launched-its-own-ico-token/
on 2018-04-24 19:30:15
Token Pre-Sale has begun from Wednesday, April 18th and will be ending on April 30th, 2018. In the first round of presale, the price will be $1.5/XOXO. The company has sold more than 40% token in 24 hours of pre-sale.
Later, coming up with the main sale at May 5th which will last till May 31st, 2018. While the price of xoxo token will be $2/XOXO during main sale.
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Icelandic National Allegedly Involved in Cryptocurrency Mining Rig Thefts Re-Captured in Amsterdam

Icelandic National Allegedly Involved in Cryptocurrency Mining Rig Thefts Re-Captured in Amsterdam

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/icelandic-national-allegedly-involved-in-cryptocurrency-mining-rig-thefts-re-captured-in-amsterdam/
on 2018-04-24 19:15:37
An Icelandic national who escaped from jail at end of last week for his involvement in a cryptocurrency mining heist has been arrested in Amsterdam, according to reports. Sindri Thor Stefansson, originally arrested in February, is one of 11 men wanted in connection with the theft of 600 computers in late-December and early-January which were…
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Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Bring Bullish Gains This Spring

Markets Update: Cryptocurrencies Bring Bullish Gains This Spring

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https://news.bitcoin.com/markets-update-cryptocurrencies-bring-bullish-gains-this-spring/
on 2018-04-24 19:00:55
Cryptocurrencies are breaking new price levels this week as markets are seeing gains across the board during the last two weeks of April. Yesterday’s trading sessions saw bitcoin cash touch a high of $1,560 per BCH as the currency has been on a relentless run over the past week. BCH prices are hovering around $1,477 […]
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Iranische Zentralbank verbietet Kryptowährungen

Iranische Zentralbank verbietet Kryptowährungen

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/iranische-zentralbank-verbietet-kryptowaehrungen/
on 2018-04-24 18:35:32
Die iranische Zentralbank verbietet den Banken und Finanzinstituten des Landes Kryptowährungen zu nutzen. Dies berichtet die staatliche Nachrichtenagentur am vergangenen Sonntag. Mit der Entscheidung wolle man in erster Linie gegen Geldwäsche vorgehen, heißt es in der Pressemitteilung. Gleichzeitig dürfte jedoch der Wertverfall der eigenen Währung, des iranischen Rial, eine wegweisende Rolle spielen. Der iranische Rial… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Iranische Zentralbank verbietet Kryptowährungen erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Hong Kong and Singapore Emerge as New Meccas for Token Sales

Hong Kong and Singapore Emerge as New Meccas for Token Sales

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/hong-kong-singapore-meccas-token-sales/
on 2018-04-24 18:30:59
Two countries have recently emerged as the new Meccas for token sales following bans in China and South Korea. The number of initial coin offerings in Singapore and Hong Kong has skyrocketed in recent months, as companies seek a favorable environment to raise funds outside their home countries. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the […]
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Bitcoin Approaches $10,000, Analysts Expect More Gains Once That Barrier Is Broken

Bitcoin Approaches $10,000, Analysts Expect More Gains Once That Barrier Is Broken

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/bitcoin-approaches-10000-analysts-expect-more-gains-once-that-barrier-is-broken/
on 2018-04-24 18:14:07
Bitcoin has jumped up by more than a third in value to more than $9,000 — $9,300 at the time of writing — for the first time since March, and is primed for another ‘price explosion,’ according to analysts. This uptick could see the cryptocurrency’s value soar to even greater levels than experienced in 2017 when…
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Myetherwallet Servers Are Hijacked in DNS Attack

Myetherwallet Servers Are Hijacked in DNS Attack

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/myetherwallet-servers-are-hijacked-in-dns-attack/
on 2018-04-24 17:26:04
Myetherwallet (MEW), the web’s most popular client-side ethereum wallet, has been compromised by a DNS attack. Numerous users are reporting missing funds and Mycrypto, a sister site which spun off from MEW earlier this year, has confirmed as much. The incident highlights the dangers of relying on a centralized interface, even when the funds are […]
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ETH-Netzwerk lehnt EIP 999 ab

ETH-Netzwerk lehnt EIP 999 ab

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https://www.btc-echo.de/eth-netzwerk-lehnt-eip-999-ab/
on 2018-04-24 17:00:29
Im Jahr 2017 „tötete“ ein Programmierer unter dem „Psydonym devops199“ die Ethereum Multi-Sig-Wallet Parity. Viele Projekte im ETH-Netzwerk waren beeinflusst und der Schaden belief sich auf 300 Millionen US-Dollar. Heute wurde über die Restauration des Smart Contracts (EIP 999) abgestimmt. Das Resultat: Alles bleibt beim Alten.  Es war ein heißes Kopf-an-Kopf-Rennen in den letzten Tagen. Im EIP… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag ETH-Netzwerk lehnt EIP 999 ab erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Why invest in Ethereum? ? Evergreen Content

Why invest in Ethereum? ? Evergreen Content

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/why-invest-ethereum-evergreen-content/
on 2018-04-24 16:22:00
Ever since the Ethereum platform launched in July 2015, its currency – also called Ethereum, or Ether – has been hugely popular among investors, because of its impressive transaction speed and widespread adoption. It did not take long for the cryptocurrency of blockchain-based decentralized development platform, co-founded by Russian-Canadian Vitalik Buterin to be established as the…
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BREAKING: Phishing-Angriff gegen MyEtherWallet

BREAKING: Phishing-Angriff gegen MyEtherWallet

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/breaking-phishing-angriff-gegen-myetherwallet/
on 2018-04-24 16:13:11
Wer Kryptowährungen auf der Seite Myetherwallet lagert und eine Google-DNS verwendet, sollte die Webseite im Augenblick meiden. Wie einem Post auf Twitter zu entnehmen ist, ist die Webseite offenbar Opfer eines Phishing-Angriffes. So hackten Unbekannte ihre DNS, wodurch Nutzer einer Google DNS ihre Funds momentan auf eine russische Phishing-Seite umleiten. Das bedeutet, dass der Server… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag BREAKING: Phishing-Angriff gegen MyEtherWallet erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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BubbleTone Messenger: Advanced Communications with a Gateway to Blockchain

BubbleTone Messenger: Advanced Communications with a Gateway to Blockchain

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/bubbletone-messenger-advanced-communications-gateway-blockchain/
on 2018-04-24 15:32:35
Messaging apps have been getting more personalized and secure, as developers offer more ways to maintain privacy and stay connected with ease. Relying on industry-standard cryptography, most messengers out there now provide quite safe communications, differing in peculiarities more related to regional adoption than technical specifications. But one of these apps stands apart. The developers…
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16 Regulated Crypto Exchanges Unveil Plans to Restore Public Trust in Japan

16 Regulated Crypto Exchanges Unveil Plans to Restore Public Trust in Japan

found at
https://news.bitcoin.com/regulated-crypto-exchanges-plans-restore-public-trust-japan/
on 2018-04-24 15:36:29
The new Japanese cryptocurrency association comprising of sixteen government-approved exchanges debuted on Monday. The group has unveiled its plans to spearhead self-regulation in order to rebuild the public’s trust in the crypto industry. Also read: Yahoo! Japan Confirms Entrance Into the Crypto Space New Japanese Association Debuts Sixteen fully-licensed cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan have formally launched […]
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Lightning Network: Die Blitze schlagen langsam ein

Lightning Network: Die Blitze schlagen langsam ein

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/lightning-network-die-blitze-schlagen-langsam-ein/
on 2018-04-24 14:45:24
Das Lightning Network, die Anwendung zur besseren Skalierbarkeit im Bitcoin-Netzwerk, kommt immer mehr in Fahrt. In den letzten beiden Wochen konnte die Anwendung die Kapazität beinahe verdoppeln und immer mehr Nutzer vom Gebrauch überzeugen.  Die Aktivitäten auf dem Mainnet von Bitcoins Lightning-Network-Implementierung haben sich in der letzten Zeit schneller entwickelt als jemals zuvor. Inzwischen ist… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag Lightning Network: Die Blitze schlagen langsam ein erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Flawed Forks: Bitcoin Clones Not Considered Worthy by Weiss

Flawed Forks: Bitcoin Clones Not Considered Worthy by Weiss

found at
https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/weiss-cryptocurrency-ratings-doesnt-consider-bitcoin-clones-worthwhile-investment-opportunity/
on 2018-04-24 14:00:55
Numerous versions of Bitcoin have been created throughout the years. Rather than choosing completely new names for these currencies, there are different Bitcoin-themed clones on the market. According to Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings, all of these clones have one common aspect. They are all flawed in different ways, albeit Bitcoin itself is not perfect either. The…
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Deploy Immersive Virtual Reality Marketing Anywhere on the Globe

Deploy Immersive Virtual Reality Marketing Anywhere on the Globe

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https://www.newsbtc.com/2018/04/24/deploy-immersive-virtual-reality-marketing-anywhere-globe/
on 2018-04-24 14:06:14
Deploy and Reposition Augmented Virtual Reality Assets in Prime Global Advertising Markets. Tired of advertising your products and services to the same old community? Why not take out a billboard advertisement in Tokyo or Dubai? The cost? — a casual $50,000 a week. What if you could pick up the same advertising space for a…
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Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Wary Giants, Eager Dwarfs

Bitcoin in Brief Tuesday: Wary Giants, Eager Dwarfs

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https://news.bitcoin.com/bitcoin-in-brief-tuesday-wary-giants-eager-dwarfs/
on 2018-04-24 14:10:56
For some obvious reasons, but also irrational fears, big players like China, Russia, and the European Union are wary of cryptos like bitcoin. Centralized control doesn’t square with decentralization. However, often that’s not how their own regions and smaller neighbors feel about cryptocurrencies. In today’s Bitcoin in Brief we cover some recent developments mirroring this […]
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GIFcoin ? Ihre Sicherheit, Stabilität und stressfreies, passives Krypto-Einkommen

GIFcoin ? Ihre Sicherheit, Stabilität und stressfreies, passives Krypto-Einkommen

found at
https://www.btc-echo.de/gifcoin-ihre-sicherheit-stabilitaet-und-stressfreies-passives-krypto-einkommen/
on 2018-04-24 13:10:24
Sind Sie auf der Suche nach dem perfekten und passiven Krypto-Einkommen? Nachdem Sie diesen Artikel über den weltweit ersten Gambling Investment Fund gelesen haben, wird Ihre Suche vorbei sein. GIFcoin ICO, welches durch die härter werdenden Bedingungen des Krypto-Marktes charakterisiert ist, beweist seinen Wert, indem es eine bemerkenswert gute Leistung zeigt. Die Phase 5 seines… Source: BTC-ECHODer Beitrag GIFcoin – Ihre Sicherheit, Stabilität und stressfreies, passives Krypto-Einkommen erschien zuerst auf BTC-ECHO.
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Ist das ein Bailout ? oder eine Rettung?

Ist das ein Bailout ? oder eine Rettung?

found at
https://bitcoinblog.de/2018/04/24/ist-das-ein-bailout-oder-eine-rettung/
on 2018-04-24 13:01:01
Ein Bug im Multisig-Vertrag der Ethereum-Wallert Parity hat im November letzten Jahres einen Schaden von rund 300 Millionen Dollar verursacht. Nun diskutiert die Community, ob sie die Coins per Hardfork wiederherstellen soll.
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