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- Anarchist cryptocurrency hacker Amir Taaki says bitcoin is in a speculative bubble -- Quartz
qz.com/1192640/anarchist-cryptocurrency-hacker-amir-taaki-says-bitcoin-is-in-a-speculative-bubbleBitcoin has had a very particular world view, about what is the greatest threat to humanity, to freedom—what is the greatest cause that we need to struggle for—[bitcoiners] made that narrative their own, because I guess it gives them, like, consensus and me..
- Nano cryptocurrency seeks dismissal of $170 million "rescue fork" lawsuit - Decrypt
decrypt.co/6396/nano-cryptocurrency-seeks-dismissal-170-million-rescue-fork-lawsuitFollowing the mysterious disappearance of XRB from BitGrail, a Nano investor, Alex Brola, filed a class-action lawsuit in April 2018 alleging, among other things, a conspiracy between Nano’s core team and BitGrail’s CEO and founder Francesco “The Bomber” Fi..
- Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency Technologies
bitcoinbook.cs.princeton.eduIt begins by tracing the history and development of Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, and then gives the conceptual and practical foundations you need to engineer secure software that interacts with the Bitcoin network as well as to integrate ideas from Bitcoin..
- How cryptocurrency scams work
iafrikan.com/2019/05/13/cryptocurrencies-scamsMay 2019 - From researching blockchain, cryptocurrency and cyber crime, I can see that some cryptocurrency fraudsters rely on tried-and-true Ponzi schemes that use income from new participants to pay out returns to earlier investors. Another popular scam technique is ..
- Browser cryptocurrency mining malware is common
react-etc.net/entry/browser-cryptocurrency-mining-malware-commonSince it's inception in 2009 Bitcoin has been hailed as a free currency suitable for the internet. One of these vulnerabilities, CVE-2018-7600 - more commonly known as Drupalgeddon 2, has also been widely exploited by botnets to install crypto miners. And s..
- Can Cryptocurrency Revolutionize the Rituals of Money?
sapiens.org/technology/cryptocurrency-money-ritualObjects—pieces of paper, coins, lumps of precious metal—may serve as currency and represent specific monetary values, but what underpins the exchange of money is trust. Fundamentally, cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and ethereum function by replacing trust in..
- Zimbabwean cryptocurrency exchange plans ICO despite government ban
iafrikan.com/2018/05/14/zim-crypto-exchange-ico-proceeds-amid-uproar-over-bitcoin-banMay 2018 - Bitcoin traders and investors in Zimbabwe are livid over the central bank’s decision to have banks stop all cryptocurrency payments processing. The Reserve Bank of Zimbabwe said in a circular to finance institutions on Friday that it was banning banks from ..
- Cryptocurrencies and Blockchains | Articles | Inference: International Review of Science
inference-review.com/article/cryptocurrencies-and-blockchainsAlthough credited to Satoshi Nakamoto, the true identity of the person, or people, responsible for the bitcoin paper remains unknown. Private or semi-private blockchain models, in which the information on the blockchain is still freely available but the abi..
- Rogue Cryptocurrency Bootstrapping Robots << blarg?
exple.tive.org/blarg/2014/10/03/rogue-cryptocurrency-bootstrapping-robotsOct 2014 - Currency’ is another word for money; a cryptocurrency is a special kind of money that’s made out of math instead of paper or metal.” But making people believe in a new kind of money isn’t easy, so what this guy did was kind of clever. Because we found someb..
- Libra cryptocurrency users don't have to trust Facebook, says social media giant - Techerati
techerati.com/news-hub/libra-cryptocurrency-users-dont-have-to-trust-facebook-says-social-media-giantWriting a blog published on Facebook, Mr Marcus said Libra users do not have to trust Facebook in order to use the service. Facebook created a subsidiary – Calibra – that will operate a wallet service on top of the Libra network, and while Facebook Inc owns..