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Head of Mt. Gox found guilty of data manipulation

But the ex-CEO is cleared of embezzlement after the platform lost 850,000 bitcoins prior to going bankrupt in 2014
15 Mar 2019
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Cryptocurrency exchange loses access to $145m of user funds

CEO death locks QuadrigaCX out of treasure trove of corporate cryptocurrency
4 Feb 2019
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John McAfee goes on the run from the US government - again

Controversial billionaire declares he is “at war” with the SEC
23 Jan 2019
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BitTorrent launches tokens users can trade for faster speeds

Pivot to blockchain coincides with former CEO’s departure from parent company Tron six months after the $126m acquisition
4 Jan 2019
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Facebook to enter crypto market with WhatsApp stablecoin

The coin is being initially designed to take advantage of the booming remittances market in India
21 Dec 2018
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DJ Khaled and Floyd Mayweather fined over crypto promotions

Celebs slapped with over $700,000 in collective fines
30 Nov 2018
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Nearly 1 in 2 payment transactions in Europe are contactless

Europe is moving increasingly towards a 'cashless economy'
17 Sep 2018
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Hackers use insecure routers to mine cryptocurrencies

The attack exploits a flaw that was previously patched
3 Aug 2018
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Google blocks cryptocurrency miners from Play store

The company wants to clean up Google Play, and that starts with getting rid of crypto-miners
30 Jul 2018
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MacOS malware gets cryptocurrency users to infect themselves

Attackers lure users on cryptocurrency forums into downloading a massive binary that grants them backdoor access
4 Jul 2018
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Roaming Mantis malware is now 'spreading across the globe'

The DNS-hijacking malware that originated in Asia is now targeting iOS devices
21 May 2018
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John McAfee goes “on the run” from the SEC

Controversial tech magnate believes his cryptocurrency support has got him in trouble
16 May 2018
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Virtustream to launch blockchain-as-a-service offering

Could Dell be gearing up to take on IBM?
2 May 2018
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Martin Lewis to sue Facebook over Bitcoin ad 'scams'

Entrepreneur complains that Facebook won't remove ads using his name until he reports them
23 Apr 2018
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Santander rolls out blockchain-powered foreign exchange app

One Pay FX will use Ripple's blockchain technology to accelerate payments across borders
13 Apr 2018
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FCA to launch regulatory review of cryptocurrencies

The UK's financial services regulator will publish its policy thinking later this year
12 Apr 2018
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Tmper-proof Bitcoin wallet hacked by a British 15-year-old

Ledger and the hacker disagree to the extent that the problem has been solved
22 Mar 2018
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EU 'may create blockchain standards' to support fintech

European officials are drafting new laws to encourage fintech investment post-Brexit - report
5 Mar 2018
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Tesla's cloud hacked to mine cryptocurrencies

RedLock told Tesla about the security hole so it could be rectified
22 Feb 2018
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Hackers target Jenkins servers for cryptocurrency

Hackers exploit continuous deployment servers to mine millions in Monero
19 Feb 2018
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No, the crypto bubble hasn't popped

The cryptocurrency market is far more than a giant get-rich-quick scheme
15 Feb 2018
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Microsoft thinks blockchain can prove your digital identity

Blockchain lets users remain in control of their data, says vendor
15 Feb 2018
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Flaw in Telegram app could spread malware

Multipurpose malware delivered to desktops to carry out cryptocurrency mining
13 Feb 2018
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Cryptocurrency miners: the latest tool for cyber criminals

Learn more about the new form of cyber crime that is being driven by cryptocurrency fever
13 Feb 2018
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