Category: bitcoin

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Anonymous Bitcoin whale promises to give $86 million to charity

Anonymous Bitcoin whale promises to give $86 million to charity

Image: Natali_ Mis/ShutterstockBy Stan Schroeder2017-12-14 21:20:09 UTC If you had a fortune in bitcoins, what would you do with it? One Bitcoin ...
Mirai IoT Botnet Co-Authors Plead Guilty — Krebs on Security

Mirai IoT Botnet Co-Authors Plead Guilty — Krebs on Security

The U.S. Justice Department on Tuesday unsealed the guilty pleas of two men first identified in January 2017 by KrebsOnSecurity as the lik ...
Major investment firms are preparing to offer Bitcoin futures

Major investment firms are preparing to offer Bitcoin futures

Bitcoin has seen rapid growth this year, and that growth means that major investment firms from Wall Street and beyond are getting interested. Several ...
CryptoKitties lets you buy, sell, and breed virtual cats — all for real digital currency

CryptoKitties lets you buy, sell, and breed virtual cats — all for real digital currency

What would happen if you crossed Pokémon with Bitcoin? You’d probably end up with something like CryptoKitties, a new “game” on the Ethereum blockchai ...
One bitcoin is now worth $10,000

One bitcoin is now worth $10,000

It happened. One bitcoin is now worth $10,000. The milestone was hit on international exchanges earlier in the day (where prices are normally a few ...
The energy used to mine Bitcoin this year is bigger than the annual usage of almost 160 countriesSecurity Affairs

The energy used to mine Bitcoin this year is bigger than the annual usage of almost 160 countriesSecurity Affairs

According to PowerCompare.co.uk, the electricity used to mine Bitcoin this year is bigger than the ...
Double check if your Bitcoin/Ethereum wallet is exposed online, crooks are running massive Internet scansSecurity Affairs

Double check if your Bitcoin/Ethereum wallet is exposed online, crooks are running massive Internet scansSecurity Affairs

Security experts are observing numerous massive scans going on for Bitcoin and Ethereum wallets in ...
Bitcoin Mining Requires More Electricity Than 20 European Countries

Bitcoin Mining Requires More Electricity Than 20 European Countries

The Bitcoin virtual currency has been on a wild ride this year. It’s not only the price of this virtual currency that’s surging, it’s the power requir ...
How to talk to your Mom and Dad about Bitcoin on Thanksgiving

How to talk to your Mom and Dad about Bitcoin on Thanksgiving

“What is this Bitcoin thing?” says your mother as she passes you a hefty bowl of mashed sweet potatoes. Dad pauses, mid-nibble on a turkey leg to chim ...
Bitcoin Cash surpassed Ethereum as world’s second most popular cryptocurrency

Bitcoin Cash surpassed Ethereum as world’s second most popular cryptocurrency

In the world of cryptocurrencies, Bitcoin is king, followed by Ethereum and other such digital assets. However, last night we saw Bitcoin’s splinter c ...
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