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Bitcoin Heist Adds $77 Million To Total Hacked Hauls Of $15 Billion

Dec
07

Slovenian website NiceHash, which lets users buy and sell computer time for mining cryptocurrency, lost about $77 million when its payment system was hacked in a “highly professional” heist, it told Reuters. In total, about 980,000 bitcoins, worth about $15 billion in today’s skyrocketing…

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PIVX Becomes First Proof of Stake Cryptocurrency to Enable Total Transaction Privacy – The Merkle

Dec
01

December 1st, 2017 (TORONTO) – PIVX (Private Instant Verified Transaction), has rolled out its highly anticipated new core wallet v3.0.0 that includes support for a next generation proof of stake privacy solution utilizing Zerocoin protocol (zPIV). PIVX has made history by being…

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How the Future of Finance Gives You Total Control

Nov
30

In the world of commerce, internet is king as it never sleeps and continues to take transactions long after you and I have laid to rest for the night. With the evolution of finance and online transactions the internet world has taken large steps to make it easier for the consumer and investor to…

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Total Cryptocurrency Market cap Surpasses $200bn for the First Time – The Merkle

Nov
05

It has been an exciting weekend for all cryptocurrencies so far. While most altcoins have lost all of their gains over the past 36 hours, the bigger picture shouldn’t be overlooked whatsoever. All cryptocurrencies in circulation are worth over $200bn right now. A major step…

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It’s Total Madness in Bitcoin Land – Foundation for Economic Education

Nov
02

“To the moon,” goes one popular slogan in Bitcoin circles. 

“No, I will not set up your Bitcoin wallet,” says another. 

Couple those and you get a sense of the attitude in the Bitcoin community right now. For eight years now, establishment financial and monetary experts have been putting it…

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Cryptocurrencies’ total value hits record high as bitcoin blasts above $6,500

Nov
01

LONDON (Reuters) – The aggregate value of all cryptocurrencies hit a record high of around $184 billion on Wednesday, according to industry website Coinmarketcap, making their reported market value worth around the same as that of Goldman Sachs and Morgan Stanley combined.

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Bitcoin Surpasses $100 BILLION Total Value, Despite Looming Schisms

Oct
22

Bitcoin’s Price and Market Cap Over the Last 12 Months

It has been a crazy last year for Bitcoin, for better or for worse. One year ago this month, Bitcoin’s “market cap”, the total global value of all the bitcoins in existence, was at 10 billion dollars. This week, after passing…

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Total Cryptocurrency Transaction Value May Surpass $1 Trillion – The Merkle

Sep
08

The overall cryptocurrency transaction volume has grown a fair bit in the past few years. Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and a few other currencies are all maturing in front of our eyes. As a result, we have a market cap hovering around the US$160 billion mark. A new study by Juniper…

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Prices of Cryptocurrencies Dive as Market Loses $34 Billion in Total Value

Sep
06

Prices of Bitcoin and the rest of the cryptocurrencies worldwide has dipped and plummeted in the wake of China declaring initial coin offerings illegal. Bitcoin has lost nearly $1,000 in value, dropping to $4,037.50 after an all-time high of $5,013 just this Friday, Sep. 1, as the rest of the…

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Bitcoin Emerges Winner as Indian Demonetisation Declared a Total Failure by RBI

Sep
01

India carried out a massive demonetisation exercise that began on November 8, 2016. We covered the story of demonetisation extensively after it happened and had predicted that the program would be “All Pain, No Gain.” The release of the annual report of the Reserve Bank of India lays to rest…

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