Darknet Criminals Are Selling Fiat for Bitcoin at 12 Cents on the Dollar – CCN.com

Bitcoin remains the most trusted cryptocurrency on the dark web, new research finds. | Image: Shutterstock Armor has published its second annual report analyzing the activities of anonymous free markets operating on the dark web. The report was compiled by Armor’s Threat Resistance Unit (TRU), which trawled 12 English and Russian language darknet markets between […]

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Call Of Duty: Modern Warfare Beta Is Out and Gamers are Ranting About a Ton of Problems – CCN.com

Gamers are losing their minds over technical glitches associated with the new Call of Duty beta. | Image: Shutterstock Activision finally dropped the highly-anticipated Call of Duty: Modern Warfare beta on the PlayStation 4 on Sept. 12. Tomorrow. Early access to the #ModernWarfare Beta begins tomorrow, exclusively on PS4. pic.twitter.com/2lLttCPHVb — Call of Duty (@CallofDuty) […]

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China’s Crypto Could Become a Global Reserve Currency: Circle CEO – CCN.com

Leading fin-tech entrepreneur thinks China’s state-backed cryptocurrency could spearhead global adoption of the yuan as a reserve asset. | Image: Shutterstock Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire believes that China’s developing “cryptocurrency” could propel the yuan to worldwide renown as a global reserve currency. Jeremy Allaire on the potential of China’s nascent CBDC. | Source: Twitter, Circle […]

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Facebook’s Libra Association Shrugs Off Regulatory Concerns, Prepares Launch for 2020 – CCN.com

The Libra Association behind Facebook’s cryptocurrency is confident in 2020 launch. | Source: Shutterstock Bertrand Perez, the general director of the Libra Association, has expressed confidence that Facebook’s stablecoin will launch during 2020. Speaking to French publication Les Echos, Perez indicated that while the Libra Association is expecting talks with regulators to continue, the project […]

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Trump Admin Sanctions North Korean Hackers Behind Titanic Bitcoin Thefts – CCN.com

The Trump administration sanctioned North Korea’s Lazarus Group, which raked in $571 million from Bitcoin thefts. | Source: Shutterstock North Korea’s notorious state-sponsored hacker team Lazarus Group – the one responsible for stealing more than $500 million from Bitcoin exchanges around the world – has finally been sanctioned by the Trump administration. This is over […]

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Five Reasons Satoshi Nakamoto Is Smarter than Mark Zuckerberg – CCN.com

Bitcoin’s success relative to Libra’s struggles is a demonstration of who is greater: Satoshi Nakamoto or Facebook’s Mark Zuckerberg. | (i) Source: REUTERS/Leah Millis/File Photo (ii) Shutterstock; Edited by CCN At every turn in Facebook’s journey toward launching Libra, the social media giant is realizing that governments around the world do not take kindly to […]

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BiKi.com Makes a Splash at Consensus Singapore: Invest Asia 2019 – CCN.com

13th September, 2019, Singapore, Singapore – Fast-growing crypto exchange BiKi.com made sure its presence was felt at the recent Consensus Singapore: Invest Asia 2019, part of the signature event series by Coindesk.  The two-day event saw thousands of global attendees from across the blockchain and crypto industries, offering plentiful networking opportunities. BiKi attracted a lot […]

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