Why Many People Got Mysterious Valentine’s Day Texts Today

The issue was reportedly caused by a maintenance update made to “messaging platforms of multiple carriers in the...

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How to Opt Out of the Sites That Sell Your Personal Data

It’s much harder than it should be to get your name off of data broker and people-search sites, but it’s possible. 

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Crypto-Friendly Silvergate Bank IPO Debuts on NYSE
Nov08

Crypto-Friendly Silvergate Bank IPO Debuts on NYSE

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has declared the IPO of pro-crypto Silvergate Bank effective. Its shares started trading on the New York Stock Exchange on Thursday. The crypto-friendly bank works with 756 customers in the crypto space, including Coinbase, Gemini, Circle, Bitstamp, Kraken, and Bittrex. The bank has attributed significant growth to its crypto business. Also read: 23 Central Banks Divulge Their Digital...

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Congressional Hopeful Agatha Bacelar Talks Silk Road on the Bitcoin.com Podcast 
Nov08

Congressional Hopeful Agatha Bacelar Talks Silk Road on the Bitcoin.com Podcast 

“It’s clear that the political establishment wants to hold back a future where economic freedom is afforded to all.” This excerpt from Congressional hopeful Agatha Bacelar’s campaign donation page echoes what many within the cryptosphere have been saying ever since Satoshi Nakamoto dropped the Bitcoin whitepaper in 2008 – and what many libertarians have been trumpeting for decades. Also read: FBI Says...

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Ridiculous Crypto Regulations Are an Enemy of Bitcoin
Nov08

Ridiculous Crypto Regulations Are an Enemy of Bitcoin

One of the biggest privacy issues in today’s society revolves around the use of overreaching know-your-customer (KYC) and anti-money laundering (AML) laws. Despite the fact that many cryptocurrencies were designed to avoid these invasive practices, KYC and AML guidelines bolstered by political parasites and their followers have perverted the original crypto-anarchist ideologies espoused by the cypherpunks. Also Read: Bitcoin...

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