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LocalBitcoins: Tor Browser Users at Risk of Losing Their Bitcoins “Warning to all Tor consumers : A Tor browser exposes you to the risk of getting your bitcoins stolen.” Meanwhile, LocalBitcoins has seen a drop in trading volumes following the trade terminated the option for consumers to do local money trades in early June. On June 18, LocalBitcoins continued to flex policies, posting ads and introducing four account tiers for selling Bitcoin in its verification program, which places limits. LocalBitcoins […]

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Bitmain Launches Next Gen Miner as Bitcoin Hashrate Touches 100 Exahash Last Thursday the China-based mining rig manufacturer Bitmain announced the launching of two new Antminers offering hashrates involving 53 to 64 terahash per second (TH/s). Whenever the Antminer sale began on Monday, first batch apparatus sold exceptionally quickly and Bitmain expects to provide components. Disclaimer: Clients should perform their own due diligence before taking any actions linked to the cited producers and products associated with this report. Bitcoin.com or […]

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Bitcoin is rooted from the crypto-anarchist motion that borrows concepts from Austrian economics. The Bitcoin whitepaper was published to some cryptography mailing list that was inhabited by computer scientists and cryptographers employed to utilize technological innovations to encourage financial sovereignty and privacy. What is Austrian Economics? Another major principle within the school is the idea of cash. While the idea of cash didn’t originate with economists, it creates a major foundation for the way cash is looked at by the […]

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Wikipedia Temporarily Taken Down by DDoS Cyberattack The Wikimedia Foundation unsurprisingly condemned DDoS attacks, claiming that: ‘Attacks on Freedom of Information Are Displayed to a Fundamental Human Right’ “Denial of Service (DoS; engl. Für”Verweigerung des Dienstes”) bezeichnet in der Informationstechnik die Nichtverfügbarkeit eines Internetdienstes, der eigentlich verfügbar sein sollte. 1/3 Wikipedia had fallen victim to a cyberattack now, with the Wikimedia Foundation phoning it that a dispersed denial-of-service (DDoS) attack.

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“We are working to build a platform for smart contract growth that provides what we believe developers need, a blend of scalability so you can scale into more transactions per second, additional users, and to contracts that have significantly more code and have more information inside them.” Following investment in Coinbase Ventures, Offchain Labs has started the Alpha version of its Ethereum (ETH) climbing solution, dubbed Arbitrum. Deploying Arbitrum, developers can build contracts on Ethereum’s Solidity code. But, unlike Ethereum […]

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