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Bitmain Files ‘John Doe’ Lawsuit in the State of Washington

Bitmain Files John Doe Lawsuit in the State of WashingtonAccording to court documents filed in Seattle, Washington, the mining rig manufacturer Bitmain has filed a lawsuit against an unidentified suspect who hacked the company’s Binance account. Bitmain hopes to identify the defendant “John Doe” and recover the stolen BTC siphoned from the organization’s cryptocurrency holdings held on the exchange. Also Read: Fork Watch: List of […]

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Exchanges Roundup: UK MP Quits Ironx After Four Days, Daily OTC Volume Estimated at $250M

Exchanges Roundup: UK MP Quits Ironx After Four Days, Daily OTC Volume Estimated at $250MIn recent news regarding cryptocurrency exchanges, a member of the British Parliament has quit his role with a cryptocurrency exchange just four days after joining the company, analysts have estimated the daily volume of the over-the-counter (OTC) cryptocurrency markets to be $250 million, and Poloniex’s new terms of use have banned residents of Germany, China, Pakistan, […]

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Salt to Offer Crypto-Backed Loans in 7 Global Markets, 15 More US States

Crypto-Backed Loans Expand: Salt Moves to 35 StatesSalt, a cryptocurrency-backed loan service, has announced plans to launch operations in seven new jurisdictions throughout the world, while offering its services in 15 more U.S. states. It will also include litecoin (LTC) among its offerings, while providing more competitive interest rates and removing loan caps. Also read: Bitcoin Price: Wall Street Optimistic, Enthusiasts Pessimistic […]

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Salt to Offer Crypto-Backed Loans in 7 Global Markets, 15 More US States

Crypto-Backed Loans Expand: Salt Moves to 35 StatesSalt, a cryptocurrency-backed loan service, has announced plans to launch operations in seven new jurisdictions throughout the world, while offering its services in 15 more U.S. states. It will also include litecoin (LTC) among its offerings, while providing more competitive interest rates and removing loan caps. Also read: Bitcoin Price: Wall Street Optimistic, Enthusiasts Pessimistic […]

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IMF Pressures Marshall Islands to Drop National Crypto

IMF Pressures Marshall Islands to Drop National CryptoThe International Monetary Fund (IMF) has exerted pressure on the Marshall Islands to torpedo its proposed crypto. The move by the Washington-based global financial institution has been cited as evidence of the steps central bankers will take to thwart cryptocurrency adoption. The Marshall Islands’ decision could have ramifications that extend far beyond the confines of […]

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Iran Officially Recognizes Cryptocurrency Mining

Iran Officially Recognizes Cryptocurrency MiningAs economic sanctions start to bite, Iran is now looking to cryptocurrencies to ease the damage. The world’s third-largest oil-producer seeks to follow in the footsteps of Venezuela, which has issued an oil-backed digital currency called the Petro. But can Iran succeed where Venezuela is ostensibly faltering? Also read: As Zimbabweans Struggle for Cash, Even the […]

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Mining Round-Up: Steam Game Allegedly Cryptojacks Users, Mining Could be “New Oil” for Kazakhstan

Mining Round-Up: Steam Game Allegedly Cryptojacks Users, Mining Could be “New Oil” for KazakhstanIn recent mining news, indie Steam game, Abstractism, has been accused of installing malicious software on its users’ devices to mine XMR; the vice president of the Blockchain and Crypto Technology Association of Kazakhstan has advocated that the country’s administration seeks to foster the local mining industry; and the commissioners of the Franklin Public Utility […]

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Washington Utility Increases Security Amid Crypto Mining Moratorium

Washington Utility Increases Security Amid Crypto Mining MoratoriumA utility provider in Washington has ramped up security measures in anticipation of backlash in response to a moratorium recently placed on cryptocurrency miners by the company. Despite the measures, the company has not experienced a single incident requiring police assistance. Also Read: Ripple Sued for Alleged Violations of US Securities Laws Washington Utility Fears Backlash […]

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Coinsource Installs 20 Bitcoin ATM Machines Around Washington DC

Coinsource Installs 20 Bitcoin ATM Machines Around Washington DCBuying cryptocurrency has just become easier for all residents of the US capital, as the American bitcoin ATM network, Coinsource, has now expanded into the Washington DC metropolitan area. With this latest installment, the company now boasts of operating almost 200 machines across the US. Also Read: Malta Attracts Cryptocurrency Exchange Okex Crypto Capital Coinsource, […]

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Ant Creek: Is Bitmain Quietly Developing a Mining Facility in the US?

Ant Creek: Is Bitmain Quietly Developing a Mining Facility in the US?According to public documents the mining giant based out of Beijing, Bitmain Technologies, is allegedly building a data facility near Port Walla Walla, Washington called ‘Ant Creek.’ Also read: Washington Politicians Defend Regulations as Cryptocurrency Exchanges Flee Is Bitmain Quietly Constructing a Large Mining Facility in Washington State? The mining company and device manufacturer Bitmain […]

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