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Maastricht University Paid TA505 Hacker Group 30 BTC ($220k) To Unlock Ransomware

Maastricht University, located in the Netherlands has reported they became the victim of a ransomware attack that unfolded on December…

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New ‘Spider’ Crypto Routing Scheme By MIT Boost Blockchain Transactions By 4x

Massachusetts Institute of Technology researchers have developed a fresh technology that they claim will help ease the congestion on the…

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Bring it on! Hack This Bitcoin Wallet And Win $250,000, GK8 Dares Hackers

Hackers are some of the notorious players in the cryptocurrency space as they continue to torment and steal from industry…

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Hacker Noon To Embed Blockchain Tech Into Its Blog, Allowing More Interactions With Readers

Hacker Noon, a knowledge website, announced they will launch on a blockchain, shortly after leaving Medium for calls of centralization….

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When’s Bitcoin Likely to Moon?

Bitcoin investors attention should be on just a few of the crypto exchanges and they wouldn’t miss a thing There’s…

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Rakuten’s Super Points Can Now Become Crypto Assets with Wallet Launch

Diamond members have a higher limit on how many Rakuten Super Points they can convert for each transaction and for…

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Tradeshift Uses Ethereum’s Network To Speed Up Cross Border Payments And Reduce Cost In Test Pilot

The fintech startup Tradeshift says they have been using the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain in order to process cross border transactions….

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Justin Sun Rolls Out Beta Test For Shielded Transactions on The Tron (TRX) Network Using zk-SNARK

According to Justin Sun, the CEO of the Tron Foundation, they are ready to beta-test shielded transactions. This would allow…

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Hackers Take Over Amazon Ring Camera, Demanding 50 Bitcoin Ransom While Setting Off the Alarm

The hackers infiltrated the Ring doorbell to make it seem as though they were outside of the couple’s home. Tania…

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Bitcoin Miners Turn to Derivatives to Increase their Profitability as Halving Looms & Fees Decline

Bitcoin miners are currently earning 12.5 BTC for each block they mine successfully. The third reward halving will cut down…

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