The crooks walked away with 1,295 bitcoins, BIPs founder and CEO Kris Henriksen, told his customers via a post to the company's online forums. That's about $990,00 based on today's valu... Read More
Bitcoin theft is generally enabled by poor password protection or other human carelessness. Those wanting to keep it secure long-term would do well to store their currency offline, in a physi... Read More
This permanence is vital in tackling fraud, meaning the ledger
cannot be amended later to disguise criminal activity.
Diamond fraud is a big issue. In April, a London gang was c... Read More
Construction of the database began last year and the announcement
of its implementation comes just before the November
30, 2013 deadline. (CTIA)
In North America, Apple is offering consu... Read More
Gaffan and Lee agree that, in addition to extortion, market manipulation is likely a motive with the recent DDoS attacks too. “It’s about trying to influence the market,” Gaffan says. “We see ... Read More
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Revealed by the mini
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According to an announcemen
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