Binance has launched its own blockchain, raising speculation that yet another another Ethereum killer could be on the loose. Ethereum’s imminent death has already been reported many times, but does the leading smart contract platform really have anything to fear? Ethereum Has Seen Off Challengers Before Barely a month goes by where someone doesn’t announce […]The post Is The “Ethereum Killer” On The Loose? appeared first on Crypto Briefing.
Embattled technologist and 2020 presidential hopeful John McAfee claims to know the identity of Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto. However, he refuses to spill the beans over concerns the information could negatively impact a current court battle he is involved in.
Samsung has invested nearly $3 million in French crypto hardware wallet maker Ledger.
Bitcoin [BTC]: Manhattan DA announces guilty pleas for criminals involved in $2.8 million dark web ring
The cryptocurrency market has witnessed several instances of frauds and criminal activities in the past, with many either conducted on a cryptocurrency trail or involving digital assets in one way or another. The latest example of a nefarious activity that involved cryptocurrencies came out of Manhattan after two individuals were indicted for running a steroid […]The post Bitcoin [BTC]: Manhattan DA announces guilty pleas for criminals involved in $2.8 million dark web ring appeared first on AMBCrypto.
Pascal Gauthier has been appointed as Ledger’s new CEO
By CCN: If you Google the words “HitBTC” and “scam” together you get a lot of interesting results. The notable Bitcoin exchange appears very legitimate when you use it, but – at least in this reporter’s opinion – the anecdotes that come out of this place sometimes border on the disturbing. CCN received a tip from an alleged victim of their latest antics, in which they purportedly managed to bilk the entirety of their userbase out of MaxiMine, an ERC-20 token which has recently pumped by leaps and bounds. Trader: HitBTC Failed to Swap MXM Crypto Tokens Around the beginning The post Bitcoin Exchange HitBTC Allegedly Bilks Traders in High-Stakes Token Swap appeared first on CCN
The 18-year-old rap musician Lil’ Pump has announced that his online store will accept payments for products via the Lightning Network. Fans of the artist will be able to spend Bitcoin on merchandise from Lil’ Pump’s fashion line, “Unhappy” using the innovative micropayment solution. Although such acceptance stories do not directly translate into increased Bitcoin...The post Rap Icon to Accept Bitcoin Lightning Payments at Online Store appeared first on NewsBTC.
Theft is bad; this is a lesson we’re all taught at an early age, but for one 21-year-old man from Boston, that lesson is coming a little too late. Crypto Thief Will Face Jail Time That man is Joel Ortiz, a former high school valedictorian. He’s now been sentenced to ten years in prison by...The post Crypto Thief Will Spend Ten Years Behind Bars appeared first on Live Bitcoin News.
A new software release from Lightning Labs targets a risk for users: the chance they'll lose funds if their hardware is having problems.
Web users can now get paid in Basic Attention Token (BAT) for viewing ads as Brave Technologies has launched its long-awaited ad platform which compensates users for watching ads. The new platform which went live today reportedly counts among its advertisers brands like Vice, Home Chef, ConsenSys, Ternio BlockCard, MyCrypto, eToro, BuySellAds, TAP Network, The […]The post Brave launches world’s first privacy-focused browser that pays users crypto to view ads appeared first on CryptoSlate.