World Bitcoin Community Showers the Great Explainer Antonopoulos With Love and $700,000+
Dec07

World Bitcoin Community Showers the Great Explainer Antonopoulos With Love and $700,000+

Andreas Antonopoulos announced publicly he’d paid down his debt and could finally get to the business of fully participating in the monetary movement he helped cultivate. This, in turn, caused some to remind others about the prudence of getting-in early when it comes to crypto assets. Mr. Antonopoulos further clarified his plight, detailing how the opportunity costs of keeping his bitcoin would’ve placed his family at...

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Stop Dwelling on Your “I Should Have” Bitcoin Anxiety
Dec07

Stop Dwelling on Your “I Should Have” Bitcoin Anxiety

So let’s get this straight: you should be a bitcoin millionaire right now only you’re not because you a) sold too soon b) bought too late c) disregarded your mate’s advice d) lost your hard drive e) went all in on feathercoin. Welcome to the club. You’re not alone, but that knowledge will come as little comfort when you’re lying awake at night cursing your stupidity. We can’t turn back time, but we...

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Leaked Report to Shareholders Renews Concerns Surrounding Bitfinex
Dec07

Leaked Report to Shareholders Renews Concerns Surrounding Bitfinex

All eyes have been on Bitfinex in recent days, with the exchange experiencing dramatic flash crashes on select altcoin markets after having been the subject of a distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack last week. A quarterly shareholder update from the company has also been leaked, evidencing that Bitfinex is one of the major institutions purchasing USDT from Tether – intensifying the controversy and scrutiny surrounding the...

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Nicehash Mining Pool Allegedly Hacked — Accused of Losing 4449 BTC (US$60M)
Dec07

Nicehash Mining Pool Allegedly Hacked — Accused of Losing 4449 BTC (US$60M)

According to reports circulating on the web, the mining pool Nicehash was hacked today for allegedly 4,449 BTC or US$60M at current prices. The Nicehash pool has confirmed the organization was breached but did not disclose how many bitcoins were stolen. Also read: Japan Increases Lead – Approves Another Four New Cryptocurrency Exchanges The Mining Pool Nicehash Says the Organization’s Payment System Was Compromised...

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Surf Air Joins the Growing List of Private Airlines Accepting Bitcoin
Dec07

Surf Air Joins the Growing List of Private Airlines Accepting Bitcoin

These days bitcoiners can do a whole lot more with their ‘digital gold’ as there’s a broad range of merchants opting to accept bitcoin every day. Now this week one of the leading “All-You-Can Fly” air travel providers, Surf Air, has announced it is accepting bitcoin and ethereum for monthly memberships and charters. Also read: “Only After Regulation Will Banks Work With You” –...

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