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Bitcoin Mining Hardware Thief Escapes from Prison

The alleged thief behind Iceland’s “Big Bitcoin Heist” has escaped from prison and escaped to Sweden. Sindri Thor Stefansson, who is accused of stealing 600 cryptocurrency mining computers across at least four separate incidents between…


What is the Bitcoin Foundation, and What Does it Do?

Founded in late 2012, the Bitcoin Foundation is one of the oldest and most vocal non-profit organizations advocating for the development and use of bitcoin (BTC) in the mainstream financial world. According to the Foundation’s…



Top 5 Mutual Fund Holders of General Motors

In 2016, General Motors Company (NYSE: GM) was the third-largest automaker in the world, behind Volkswagen AG (OTC: VLKAY) and Toyota Motor Corp. (NYSE: TM). GM famously held the top spot in global auto sales for 77…


Ethereum (ETH) and NEO: The Latest

The crypto markets are having, what appears to be, a pretty mediocre day so far. While most coins are seeing green, like NEO, there are others that have moved into the red zone, such as Ethereum…


Verge Price Collapse, But Monero Coin Soars

A Verge price collapse has stunned investors as the coin made substantial price swings in the last 24 hours: Verge coin price rose from $0.082 at the beginning of Tuesday trade to intraday high of…


Energy Giant BP Says It's Tested 'Internal' Tokens

Energy giant BP would consider partnering with blockchain startups that are doing initial coin offerings, and it’s even tested tokens internally, an executive said Wednesday. Speaking at the Blockchain Expo in London, Julian Gray, the technology…


Bitcoin Price: Bitcoin Continues to Flirt with the $8000 Mark

Bitcoin Price (BTC) is largely controlled by trader’s sentiments regarding the future fundamentals of cryptocurrency markets. Trader’s sentiments have been improving sharply in crypto markets over the last week, driven by bullish price predictions and…


What are the Legal Risks to Cryptocurrency Investors?

Along with the explosion of interest in digital currency and all of its implications for both new and traditional businesses, there is a growing need for clarity regarding the legal implications of these new technologies…


Explaining the Crypto in Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum have gained immense popularity thanks to their decentralized, secure and anonymous nature, which supports the peer-to-peer architecture and makes it possible to transfer funds and other digital assets between two different individuals…