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Bitcoin Price Remains Level Despite $3B in 24-Hour Trading Volume

Cryptocurrency markets are always interesting to keep an eye on, especially with the recent Bitcoin price movements. Even though there was no price gain over the past 24 hours, the Bitcoin price still hovers around the US$4,118 mark. Other cryptocurrencies in the top 10 have seen a bit of growth over the past few hours, with the […]

Rogue Silk Road Agent Admits to Stealing Bitcoins Seized by U.S. Marshals

Back in 2015 two rogue U.S. Secret Service agents, Shaun Bridges and Carl Mark Force, were caught and sentenced to prison for stealing funds while investigating the first high profile darknet market the Silk Road. Now according to reports, Shaun Bridges plead guilty on August 15 for moving 1,600 bitcoins of seized bitcoins confiscated by federal […]

Partnership Between AdEx and NEO Catapults ADX Exchange Rate

AdEx, an international decentralized advertising network that is developing a blockchain-powered infrastructure for online ad market has announced it has partnered with NEO, a China-based open source blockchain. Earlier AdEx planned to use Ethereum blockchain, however, it has seemingly opted otherwise after studying what NEO has to offer. ADX, the platform’s native token issued over […]

UnoCoin Customers Targeted by Bogus Cryptocurrency ICO

Not too long ago, we received word that one of India’s largest Bitcoin exchanges had been affected by a data breach. Contrary to what most people expected, the main objective of the hackers was not to steal funds directly from the company. Rather, they were after the email addresses of customers, who were swiftly bombarded with emails pertaining […]

IsraByte Malware Destroys Files for Political Reasons

Cybercriminals have been targeting specific communities in recent days. Polski ransomware has mainly targeted Polish users. NotPetya targeted Ukrainians. IsraByte is a new tool designed to make life difficult for Israelis. It is a data wiper disguised as ransomware, making it a highly potent threat. Security researchers came across this malware not too long ago, and it appears […]

Total Crypto Market Cap Is Greater Than Money Stored in 64 Countries Combined

The value of all Bitcoins in circulation has grown by quite a margin these past few years. Going from a worthless cryptocurrency to a disruptive financial force has been a powerful experience for everyone who has followed Bitcoin since the early days. Moreover, we have seen other popular currencies emerge as well. Amazingly, the current overall […]

U.S. Law Labels Cryptocurrency Illicit Finance Trend

Cryptocurrency has always been intriguing to governments around the world. This is not for their own gain, but mainly because crypto is often perceived as a major threat to their economic and political power. A new foreign sanctions bill signed by President Trump could spell a very difficult future for cryptocurrency as a whole. Under the law, specific foreign governments are asked […]