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Craig Wright faces contempt hearing in Kleiman case, refuses to show Bitcoin holdings

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Craig Wright, the notorious creator of Bitcoin SV, failed to disclose his Bitcoin holdings in spite of an order from a Florida court. The self-proclaimed Satoshi Nakamoto could be sentenced to up to six months in prison and will face a contempt hearing on June 28. Wright ignores court orders to disclose BTC holdings The […]The post Craig Wright faces contempt hearing in Kleiman case, refuses to show Bitcoin holdings appeared first on CryptoSlate.

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Bitcoin (BTC) Rocketing Past $10,000 Led to Massive Increase in Interest

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Bitcoin Foray Past $10,000 Unleashes FOMO Ever since Bitcoin (BTC) passed $10,000 on Friday or on Saturday morning (depending on what time zone you’re in), there’s been a buzz felt within the cryptocurrency community. Investors...The post Bitcoin (BTC) Rocketing Past $10,000 Led to Massive Increase in Interest appeared first on Ethereum World News.

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Calibra mirror: Scammers using fake website before Libra could fly

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Calìbra.com is a major website targeting its prey while faking to be the official Facebook currency. Reddit users have broken it onto the crypto community that Calìbra.com that happens to be the exact mirror image of the official website Calibra.com is offering “Pre-Sale Libra Currency”. Scammers have cleverly hidden not only the original name in the name of their website Calìbra.com – notice the “l” – and on their website’s homepage. The fake website takes you to a landing page that claims to have completed the pre-sale by ninety-three percent (93%) and offers the currency through Ethereum. Fake website has

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Big Three Credit Rating Agency Fitch Touts Facebook's Fiat-Backed Libra

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As the wave of interest in Facebook's stablecoin Libra continues around the world, it appears that Mark Zuckerberg's foray into digital currencies has a new and powerful ally. Fitch, one of the big three credit rating agencies, gave it a thumbs up in a recent report. Fitch in Love with Facebook's Fiat-Backed Libra What is it precisely that Fitch has fallen in love with? Well, in praising the centralized token, Fitch focuses on Libra's fiat-backed status: "A potential advantage of Libra versus other cryptocurrencies is its full backing by a reserve basket of fiat currency assets managed in a reserve The post Big Three Credit Rating Agency Fitch Touts Facebook's Fiat-Backed Libra appeared first on CCN Markets

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Cryptocurrency not the preferred choice of criminals declares Bank of Russia

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According to the latest report, the Central Bank of Russia has claimed that criminals in Russia seldom withdraw stolen cash by using digital currency. Bank of Russia’s deputy director of Information Security Department Artem Sychev stated that additional protective measures had been developed and methods of withdrawing funds are also monitored by the bank. Sychev further noted that it is very uncommon to withdraw stolen money using cryptocurrency in Russia. Though there are times when digital currencies are used to withdraw cash. This practice of withdrawing stolen money in crypto is not much prevalent; for an attacker, it is way

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Researchers Discover a Material Which Might Prevent Rechargeable Battery Degradation

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Batteries have changed our society forever, although the concept itself still warrants some further improvements. For many years now, technology companies and researchers have tried to extend battery life through various means. It now seems the University of Tokyo may have come up with the perfect solution. Its self-repairing electrode material can store electricity and […]The post Researchers Discover a Material Which Might Prevent Rechargeable Battery Degradation appeared first on NullTX.

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CME Bitcoin Futures Gaps Give Likely Correction Targets, Next Bear Market Bottom

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Over the last few months, Bitcoin price has more than tripled from the deepest depths of its bear market lows, and is well on its way to revisiting its previous all time high of $20,000 it set at the height of the 2017 crypto hype bubble. But having risen so sharply and so quickly, the...The post CME Bitcoin Futures Gaps Give Likely Correction Targets, Next Bear Market Bottom appeared first on NewsBTC.

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48 Cryptocurrency Exchanges Now Approved in the Philippines

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The number of approved cryptocurrency exchanges has been growing in the Philippines. In addition to 11 operators registered by the central bank, the Bangko Sentral ng Pilipinas, there are 37 other crypto exchange operators licensed by the government-owned Cagayan Economic Zone Authority. Also read: FATF Releases Global Standards for Crypto Assets 11 Crypto Exchanges Registered […]The post 48 Cryptocurrency Exchanges Now Approved in the Philippines appeared first on Bitcoin News.

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Anonymity in the cross hairs as FATF drives further nails into Crypto exchanges

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According to the latest report, the Financial Action Task Force has decided to set a time restriction of twelve months, and in that period, crypto exchanges are instructed to share information of users and senders with the beneficiary institutions. The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) is an intergovernmental organization, established to promote regulatory measures to combat the money laundering. In the final recommendation of the set of rules issued by FATF, it was stated that when crypto exchanges send money, the required information for each and every transfer that is to be obtained is in the following: 1) Name of

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