Posted Date: March 11, 2018
Australian authorities have announced that Bitcoin-based sports betting website, Justbet, is currently the subject of an investigation. The website represented itself as Australian by registering its domain in an Australian Island territory, however, Justbet’s IP address can be traced to Costa Rica. Also Read:The ‘Crypto-Heater’ Mines Digital Currency While Heating Your Home  Bitcoin Betting Website […] The post Bitcoin Sports Betting Site Under Investigation in Australia appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2018
The Belgian financial authority has published a list of 19 cryptocurrency trading platforms that it had received complaints about. The regulator says these platforms show signs of fraud. Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies 19 ‘Fraudulent’ Crypto Trading Platforms Belgium’s Financial Services and Markets Authority (FSMA) has recently warned about […] The post Belgium Warns of 19 Cryptocurrency Trading Platforms Showing Signs of Fraud appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2018
Bitcoin cash (BCH) markets have been declining in value following suit with BTC and a vast majority of cryptocurrency prices suffering from losses the past five days. The price has since stabilized hovering around the $1,075 range after touching a low of $920 per coin just a few days ago. Also read: Ant Creek: Is Bitmain […] The post A Look at This Week’s Bitcoin Cash Markets and Merchant Support appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2018
The validity of presidential elections has been in doubt in numerous cases. What's more, one of the most high-profile cases – the US presidential election – has not yet fully played itself out. Perhaps this is why the election observer organization National Public Monitoring (NOM) has decided to store data on 100 thousand independent observers in a single system during the Russian presidential election. And they will be using blockchain to do it. The post PR: Verifier – the Idea of Using Blockchain to Verify Elections Is Not New appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2018
Nabbed in conjunction with various administrative, civil, and federal prosecutions, the United States Marshals are preparing to auction over 2,000 bitcoin. The official sale is open to all countries, pending requirements, and will commence March 19th, 8am to 2pm Eastern, for a period of six hours. If successful, it could mean over 50 million USD […] The post 75% of $20M Bitcoin Auction from Drug Busts appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 11, 2018
The Egyptian government has been called out in a new report that suggests they are not only spying on and censoring their citizens’ internet but also using them to mine cryptocurrency.  Also read: Japan’s DMM Bitcoin Exchange Opens for Business With 7 Cryptocurrencies Government Mining Cryptocurrency Covertly The Citizen Lab, an interdisciplinary laboratory at the University […] The post Report Shows Egypt is Covertly Mining Cryptocurrency on Citizens’ Computers appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 10, 2018
Roger Ver and Mate Tokay has just joined XinFin as advisors and we can’t be more excited. Singpapore based Technology Company; XinFin today announced the joining of Bitcoin.com CEO, Roger Ver to its Advisory Board, effective immediately. Furthermore, Ver’s colleague and Bitcoin.com COO Mate Tokay has been welcomed to advisory team of XinFin as well. Ver and Tokay are distinguished names and are considered to be leading influencers within the crypto world and will bring big-time insights and experience to XinFin.io The post PR: Bitcoin.com’s CEO Roger Ver and COO Mate Tokay Join XinFin.io Advisory Board appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 10, 2018
This week the Wall Street analyst and Fundstrat executive, Tom Lee, has revealed a new index that helps cryptocurrency investors know the right time to buy BTC. The indicator is called the ‘Bitcoin Misery Index’ that calculates multiple market factors. Also read: Ant Creek: Is Bitmain Quietly Developing a Mining Facility in the US? The ‘Bitcoin […] The post The Bitcoin Misery Index: Finding An Entry Way With Sadness appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 10, 2018
More than 400,000 personal computers have been attacked in a large-scale attempt to distribute cryptocurrency mining malware. The hackers used sophisticated trojans to infect PCs mostly in Russia, but also in Turkey, Ukraine, and other countries. The coordinated assault lasted more than 12 hours. Also read: New Monero Mining Malware Sends Proceeds to Kim Il […] The post Hackers Target 400,000 Computers with Mining Malware appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: March 10, 2018
A new type of credit card aims to pay users cryptocurrency rewards rather than the typical ‘cash back’ incentives offered by traditional cards. The San Francisco based startup Blockrize aims to provide its customers with a 1% ‘crypto back’ rewards paid out in BTC or ETH. Also read: Cryptocurrency Interest Wanes — Online Searches for “Bitcoin” […] The post Credit Card Aims to Pay Users 1% Crypto Back Rewards appeared first on Bitcoin News.