Thursday, May 25, 2017

SATURDAY BITCOIN OR BITCON NEWS REVIEW

NEWS   5/13/2017
A single bitcoin was worth just $455 in May 2016. And even after retrenching slightly from a record Thursday high of over $1,800 per token, it has ...
Bitcoin is back on the table. After rejecting the filing for an ETF on this cryptocurrency by Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust (Pending:COIN), the SEC is ...
Dr Paul Ennis is a research assistant at The Centre for Innovation, Technology & Organization at University College Dublin, specializing in bitcoin and ...
One bitcoin is now worth how much?! With a 94% year-to-date gain, and a single "coin" now worth US$1 843, bitcoin has been on a helluva run lately.
It is always interesting to look where Bitcoin is a popular search trend. Although one would expect African countries to rank rather high on the results ...
On May 12, Bitcoin price dropped from around $1,815 to $1,600 in a 24-hour period, recording a nearly 12 percent overnight decline. Since then ...
It appears as if interesting things will happen for Bitcoin in South Korea. A new document has surfaced indicating Bitcoin remittance organizations will ...
Bitcoin ransomware named "WannaCry" has caused widespread panic across the world, thanks to outdated software which turned the computers ...
Bitcoins traded at over $1,800 late last week, marking a new all-time high. To understand how significant this is, even in the volatile bitcoin market, the ...
Blockchain technologies like the one that underpins Bitcoin are gaining wide acceptance across industry sectors from finance to healthcare to real ...
Palestinian officials are planning for the territory to have its own digital-only currency within five years, a move designed to safeguard against potential ...
The malware WannaCry automatically encrypts files on the computer and demands the user to send $300 in bitcoin to a particular bitcoin address.
Since its advent in 2009, Bitcoin has evolved from a novel virtual currency which is essentially traded among enthusiasts, to an innovative monetary ...
A lot of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency users are concerned about the HP keylogger issues. A few days ago, someone discovered HP laptops came with a ...
All bitcoin transactions are permanently recorded on the blockchain, and anyone can view them. Chainalysis crunches these transactions and assigns ...
To counter negative perceptions of Bitcoin, one possible way to improve its regulatory outlook is to create more mainstream use cases for the ...
With a 94 percent year-to-date gain, and a single "coin" now worth $1,843, bitcoin has been on a helluva run lately. The increase in the cost of the ...
There are several reasons for the recent price rise. Regulators in the U.S. and Russia are looking into bitcoin and the blockchain (the technology that ...
An ongoing ransomware attack that affected more than 45,000 systems on Friday has spread to 74 countries, locking doctors in the U.K. out of patient ...
This week, we are tackling the investment that everyone is talking about: Bitcoin. Here at Wealth Daily, we have been following Bitcoin for years. In fact ...
Transactions through digital currencies such as Bitcoin are harder to trace as they do not involve a central banking system to process or confirm ...
For the first time in Bitcoin's spectacular and controversial history, the cost of doing a Bitcoin transaction has easily passed the $1 mark, limiting the ...
Everyone active in the world of cryptocurrency is well aware of Bitcoin's scaling problems. The capacity per block compared to the number of ...
Ransomware comes in many different shapes and sizes. Some malware strains are rather easy to remove free of charge, whereas others can be a ...
Costa Rica-based Bitcoin betting platform KingDice has introduced a realistic, provably fair dice roll game to online cryptocurrency gambling ...
But according to a review of the Bitcoin addresses hard-coded into Wana, it appears the perpetrators of what's being called the worst ransomware ...
Some major selling pressure has been taking bitcoin markets by storm after the peak of the rally was surpassed. Traders are fighting with back to back ...
On a recent episode of The Bitcoin Podcast, Litecoin creator and Coinbase Director of Engineering Charlie Lee spoke with co-hosts Corey Petty and ...
The attacks, which see a virus encrypt a computers files and demand payment in bitcoin to de-code them, began with an assault on NHS hospitals ...
A key benchmark that we aim to achieve is to become more decentralized than Bitcoin, which at the time of writing is 51% controlled by just five mining ...
A massive ransomware attack has shut down work at 16 hospitals across the United Kingdom. According to The Guardian, the attack began at roughly ...
Now before considering the idea to initiate Bitcoin mining, one must decide if he wants to carry out the activity singlehandedly or in a group/pool.
SHANGHAI – The Chinese authorities will implement a new regulation in June in order to supervise bitcoin trading and fight the electronic currency's ...
It appears that Poloniex is under a severe DDoS attack which started at around 10 pm on Friday, as confirmed on the exchange's Twitter handle.
The advent of new tools that wrap victims' data with tough encryption technology, hard-to-trace digital currency like Bitcoin, and even online sites that ...
People who have been keeping an eye on the Litecoin price as of late may show small signs of concern. Even though Bitcoin's value is dropping, ...
This week the Denmark-based payment processor Coinify announced 3,000 merchants will be able to accept bitcoin through its partnership with the ...
Bitcoin.com is growing, and we want to invite the community to our newly created public Slack channel to help us continue to promote cryptocurrency ...
Tom Robinson, co-founder of Elliptic, a company that identifies illicit activity involving bitcoin and provides services to most major law enforcement ...
It charges $300 or $600 in Bitcoin to restore the documents. It is adept at bringing offices and homes to a halt by locking away their data. And it installs ...
With the aim “to boost Bitcoin-mediated foreign currency transfer market,” the change will be effective on June 18, according to South Korea's leading ...
Maybe I am missing something, but what I do not understand is if so many people are utilizing the same bitcoin address, how will the ransomware ...
A hospital in Los Angeles was similarly attacked in February of last year, paying a bitcoin ransom equivalent to about $17,000 to hackers who used ...
The 24 hour average across USD Bitcoin markets is US$1726.72, the 7 day average is US$1691.56, and the 30 day average is US$1473.78.
Elliptic (www.elliptic.co) is a Bitcoin intelligence firm that can guide banks and corporations through the ransomware process and work with law ...

No comments: