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Bitcoin scam: Probe spotlight on Nanded network of prime accused

Amit Bharadwaj started building his network from Nanded, where he studied engineering in early 2000s

Bitcoins, cryptocurrencies, high profit investments, Bitcoin rate, Goldman Sachs, Mt Gox scandal, Business news, Indian Express

‘Bitcoin dispute’ 10 cops booked for abducting Surat builder

A special investigation team (SIT) had been formed to probe the case against the accused policemen. The 10 policemen have been booked under various IPC sections — 364-a (kidnapping for ransom), 384 (extortion)— and under Prevention of Corruption Act.

RBI should reintroduce LoUs with safeguards: India Inc

RBI explores feasibility of launching ‘fiat’ digital currency

The RBI crackdown came a day after Amit Bhardwaj, the bitcoin entrepreneur who allegedly cheated over 8,000 people to the tune of Rs 2,000 crore was arrested from the Delhi Airport on Wednesday.

Cryptocurrency payment platform, Lightning Network, Bitcoin payments, online businesses, digital money, blockchain technology, virtual currencies, open payment channels

Cryptocurrency payment software Lightning Network goes live

A new cryptocurrency payment software, called Lightning Network, has been opened, offering Bitcoin payments compatible across networks.

In fresh Bitcoin bust, police arrest man who made crores

Police sources said Vishnoi started his own cryptocurrency in violation of RBI guidelines and organised seminars to lure investors before absconding with their money.

Cryptocurrency mining, Bitcoin valuation, personal computers, AMD chips, blockchain technology, Nvidia, cryptomining, Samsung Electronics, graphics chips, semiconductor industries

Cryptocurrency mining rigs offer new business avenue to computer shops

Computer shops like those in Hong Kong and Singapore are receiving visitors that seek to fulfill one goal: set up a cryptocurrency mining rig.

Citibank bans use of cards to buy cryptocurrencies

Bitcoin may lose 50 per cent of its value from its current level as fears over regulatory clamp-downs have spurred a rout among cryptocurrencies this week, Citi analysts said in a report.

Cryptocurrency racket bust: Online videos gave away accused, helped end four-month hunt

Police had arrested Ashish Malik and Sandeep Kaushik for allegedly setting up a multi-level marketing racket and selling cryptocurrency, after claiming that they were associated with Russia’s premier petroleum company, Rosneft.

Bitcoin set for worst week since 2013 as crypto sell-off intensifies

Bitcoin has now slumped to a rate below $8,000, in a week that has seen perhaps the biggest slide in the cryptocurrency’s value.

After Turkish player, Super Bowl LII seat bought using cryptocurrency

That purchase would get the fan a seat at the 50-yard-line at Minneapolis’ US  Bank Stadium for Sunday’s big game between New England Patriots and Philadelphia Eagles.

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India to curb cryptocurrency use, but embrace blockchain technology

During his 2018 budget speech, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley has said that the government will not accept cryptocurrencies, though he mentioned wanting to explore blockchain technology.

Facebook crypto ad ban, cryptocurrency ads, initial coin offerings, Bitcoin, digital currency, ICO scams, CEO Mark Zuckerberg, crptocurrency hacks, social network

Facebook bans ads tied to Bitcoin, other cryptocurrencies

Facebook has decided that it will discontinue ads that promote virtual currencies, like cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings.

Blockchain technology, cryptocurrency hacks, Bitcoin, crypto hacking, Bitcoin exchanges, cyber security, Coinbase, bank regulations, digital wallets, crypto accounts, blockchain services

Why cryptocurrencies are vulnerable to cyber attacks, hacks

As much as cryptiocurrencies are considered a risk as the rapidly changing values across exchanges have shown, they are also a cyber threat. This is why it is an increasingly popular target of hackers.

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Cryptocurrency Vs Yellow Metal: Bitcoin no substitute for gold, it’s highly volatile, warns gold body

According to World Gold Council, bitcoin and cryptocurrencies more generally are not a substitute for gold.

Cryptocurrency hacks, stolen cryptocurrency, Bitcoin, Ether, blockchain technology, digital currency, crypto transactions, tax returns, cryptocurrency miners, software systems

Hackers have stolen about 14% of digital currencies within a decade: Sources

In the last 10 years, researchers claim that upto 14 per cent of cryptocurrencies, including Bitcoin and Ether, have been stolen.