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Lawmakers May Back Rules For Federal Oversight Of Cryptocurrencies

02/19/2018, People dealing in cryptocurrency aren’t really fans of government regulation and oversight of the digital asset class. Cryptocurrency values often take a beating when it seems like some major countries might impose stricter rules on digital assets...

Atari Is Creating Its Own Digital Currency

02/15/2018, If you thought that Kodak was the only company from days gone by that was jumping on the cryptocurrency bandwagon, think again. Atari has announced that it’s creating its own digital currency called Atari Token. The company had hinted that it was...


Telegram Exploit Used To Spread Cryptocurrency Mining Malware

02/13/2018, It seems like every other day we hear about another website or another service being exploited to deliver cryptocurrency mining malware. This sort of malware is specifically designed to hijack the victim’s CPU resources to mine digital currency thus...

Samsung Reportedly Manufacturing Chips For Bitcoin Mining

01/30/2018, Samsung isn’t really associated with bitcoin or the cryptocurrency craze. It did tap into the hysteria recently by showing off a bitcoin mining rig made out of Galaxy S5 units. That was a fun little experimental project but its partnership with a...

Japan Gets Tougher On All Crypto Exchanges After Coincheck Hack

01/29/2018, One of Japan’s largest cryptocurrency exchanges reported last week that it had been hit by a hack that resulted in the loss of $530 million worth of NEM coins. It’s one of the biggest security incidents of its kind so far this year and Japan...

50 Cent Became An Accidental Bitcoin Millionaire

01/25/2018, If you bought a ton of bitcoin when they were dirt cheap a few years ago then congratulations, you’re rich. What if you’re already a rich rapper who forgot he had quite a few bitcoin and have become a bitcoin millionaire without even knowing...

India Looking To Tax Cryptocurrency Investors

01/22/2018, There are a lot of people dealing in cryptocurrencies in India and after the government found it that $3.5 billion worth of transactions were conducted over a 17 month period, it has unleashed the tax man. The country’s income tax department has...

Opera Mini And Mobile Get Cryptocurrency Mining Protections

01/22/2018, Cryptocurrency values have skyrocketed over the past few months and this has caused a lot of bad apples to try and take advantage of the situation at others’ expense. It’s not uncommon for websites to include scripts now that hijack a...