Slashdot Items Tagged "bitcoin"

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Thursday February 22, 2018 @05:48PM The Los Angeles Times Website Is Unintentionally Serving a Cryptocurrency Mining Script
Wednesday February 21, 2018 @03:11PM Poland's Central Bank Accused of Paying YouTubers To Make Videos That Attack the Legitimacy of Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @05:09PM Venezuela Launches Oil-Backed Cryptocurrency
Tuesday February 20, 2018 @01:43PM FCC Orders a Brooklyn Man To Turn Off His Bitcoin Miner Because It Was Interfering With T-Mobile's Wireless Network
Sunday February 18, 2018 @10:44PM Salon Magazine Mines Monero On Your Computer If You Use an Ad Blocker
Thursday February 15, 2018 @12:48AM Cryptocurrency Miners Are 'Limiting' the Search For Alien Life Now
Tuesday February 13, 2018 @07:58PM Kaspersky Says Telegram Flaw Used For Cryptocurrency Mining
Monday February 12, 2018 @04:51AM Energy Riches Fuel Bitcoin Craze For Speculation-shy Iceland
Sunday February 11, 2018 @05:26PM Cryptocurrency Classes Are Coming To Campus
Friday February 09, 2018 @12:14PM Russian Nuclear Scientists Arrested For 'Bitcoin Mining Plot'
Thursday February 08, 2018 @05:58PM Arizona Introduces Bill That Would Allow Residents To Pay Taxes In Bitcoin
Thursday February 08, 2018 @03:32PM Bitcoin Won't Be the Dark Web's Top Cryptocurrency For Long
Thursday February 08, 2018 @12:36AM Attackers Drain CPU Power From Water Utility Plant In Cryptojacking Attack
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @11:06AM Twitter Bans Notorious Bitfinex and Tether Critic Bitfinex'ed
Wednesday February 07, 2018 @09:09AM Get Ready For Most Cryptocurrencies to Hit Zero, Goldman Says
Tuesday February 06, 2018 @10:50PM Senate Cryptocurrency Hearing Strikes a Cautiously Optimistic Tone
Monday February 05, 2018 @07:44PM Man Sues T-Mobile For Allegedly Failing To Stop Hackers From Stealing His Cryptocurrency
Monday February 05, 2018 @02:38PM US Regulators To Back More Oversight of Virtual Currencies
Saturday February 03, 2018 @06:48PM Five Major Credit Cards Are Now Blocking Cryptocurrency Purchases
Friday February 02, 2018 @06:31PM India Rejects Cryptocurrency, But It Isn't Giving Up On Blockchain
Friday February 02, 2018 @09:00AM Bitcoin Plummets Below $8,000 For First Time Since November
Thursday February 01, 2018 @09:02AM India Vows To Eliminate Use of Cryptocurrencies in the Country
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @11:28PM Why Tether's Collapse Would Be Bad For Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @08:17PM US Regulators To Subpoena Crypto Exchange Bitfinex, Tether
Tuesday January 30, 2018 @03:11PM Facebook Is Banning Cryptocurrency, ICO Ads
Monday January 29, 2018 @05:22PM Ethereum Startup Vanishes After Seemingly Making $11, Leaves Message: 'Penis'
Saturday January 27, 2018 @04:57PM Deanonymizing Tor: Your Bitcoin Transactions May Come Back To Haunt You
Friday January 26, 2018 @03:51PM $500 Million Worth of Cryptocurrency Stolen From Japanese Exchange
Wednesday January 24, 2018 @05:28PM How a PhD Student Unlocked 1 Bitcoin Hidden In DNA
Tuesday January 23, 2018 @04:34PM Coinbase Is Making $2.7 Million a Day
Sunday January 21, 2018 @09:02PM More Wall Street Pundits Caution Against Investing In Bitcoins
Thursday January 18, 2018 @02:25PM Bitcoin's Fluctuations Are Too Much For Even Ransomware Cybercriminals
Wednesday January 17, 2018 @11:47AM Bitcoin Watchers Running Out of Explanations Blame Slump on Moon
Tuesday January 16, 2018 @04:21PM Bitcoin Plunges Below $12,000 To Six-Week Low Over Crackdown Fears
Monday January 15, 2018 @01:49PM Researchers Find That One Person Likely Drove Bitcoin From $150 to $1,000
Monday January 15, 2018 @11:47AM Cryptocurrency Traders in South Korea Face Fines For Virtual Accounts
Thursday January 11, 2018 @04:55PM South Korea Plans To Ban Cryptocurrency Trading
Thursday January 11, 2018 @09:02AM Bitcoin Conference Stops Accepting BTC Due To High Fees
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @04:57PM Kodak Announces Its Own Cryptocurrency, Watches Stock Price Skyrocket
Tuesday January 09, 2018 @03:54PM A Crypto Website Changes Its Data, and $100 Billion in Market Value Vanishes
Monday January 08, 2018 @12:13PM China Plans To Kill Most of the World's Bitcoin Mining Operations
Monday January 08, 2018 @09:23AM Microsoft Halts Bitcoin Transactions Because It's An 'Unstable Currency'
Friday January 05, 2018 @05:08PM A Cryptocurrency Based On a Dog Meme Is Now Worth Over $1 Billion
Monday January 01, 2018 @06:12PM Bitcoin Starts a New Year by Tumbling, First Time Since 2015
Saturday December 30, 2017 @12:15PM Blockchain Brings Business Boom To IBM, Oracle, and Microsoft
Thursday December 28, 2017 @07:57PM A Manager of the Exmo Bitcoin Exchange Has Been Kidnapped In Ukraine
Thursday December 28, 2017 @09:24AM Where Did WikiLeaks' $25 Million Bitcoin Fortune Go?
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @04:30PM Bitcoin Recovers Some Losses After Its Worst Week Since 2013
Tuesday December 26, 2017 @04:11PM Beware: 'Digmine' Cryptocurrency Bot Is Spreading Via Facebook Messenger
Monday December 25, 2017 @03:45PM Estimates of Bitcoin's Soaring Energy Use Are Likely Overstating the Electric Power Required To Mine the Cryptocurrency
Monday December 25, 2017 @10:01AM Opera 50 Web Browser Will Offer Anti-Bitcoin Cryptocurrency Mining Feature
Friday December 22, 2017 @02:14PM Bitcoin's Value Plummeted Overnight and No One Knows Why
Thursday December 21, 2017 @04:49PM Goldman Sachs Is Setting Up a Cryptocurrency Trading Desk
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @05:40PM Youbit Shuts Down Cryptocurrency Exchange After Second Hack, Files For Bankruptcy
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @09:16AM Bitcoin's Rise May Reflect a Monumental Transfer of Trust From Human Institutions Backed By Gov't To Systems Reliant on Well-Tested Code, Says Tim Wu
Wednesday December 20, 2017 @03:09AM Coinbase Adds Support For Bitcoin Cash [Update: Disabled]
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @03:59PM 'Loapi' Cryptocurrency Mining Malware Is Causing Phone Batteries To Bulge
Tuesday December 19, 2017 @09:10AM A Small Fintech Stock Surged 2,600 Percent in a Week After Announcing It's a Crypto Company
Monday December 18, 2017 @08:12PM Venezuela Will Force Bitcoin Miners To Register With the Government
Saturday December 16, 2017 @10:11PM Bitcoin Jumps Another 10% in 24 Hours, Sets New Record at $19,000
Friday December 15, 2017 @05:41PM An Anonymous Bitcoin Millionaire Is Donating Their Fortune To Charities
Friday December 15, 2017 @03:48PM Coinbase Wants Wall Street To Resolve Its Bitcoin Trust Issues
Friday December 15, 2017 @08:11AM Lock Out: the Austrian Hotel That Was Hacked Four Times
Friday December 15, 2017 @04:56AM Feds Moving Quickly To Cash in on Seized Bitcoin, Now Worth $8.4 Million
Thursday December 14, 2017 @05:12PM A Cryptocurrency Without a Blockchain Has Been Built To Outperform Bitcoin
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @03:47PM Searchable Database of 1.4 Billion Stolen Credentials Found On Dark Web
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @03:37PM SEC Shuts Down Munchee ICO
Tuesday December 12, 2017 @11:31AM SEC Warns 'Extreme Caution' Over Cryptocurrency Investments As Many People Take Out Mortgages To Buy Bitcoin
Monday December 11, 2017 @07:15PM Bitcoin Fees Are Skyrocketing
Monday December 11, 2017 @05:26PM In-Store WiFi Provider Used Starbucks Website To Generate Monero Coins
Monday December 11, 2017 @11:40AM Bitcoin Futures Surge In First Day Of Trading
Monday December 11, 2017 @09:35AM The Case that Bitcoin Is a Bubble
Sunday December 10, 2017 @04:20PM Coinbase Warns During Times of High Volatility, Access Could Become 'Unavailable'
Friday December 08, 2017 @04:52PM People Who Can't Remember Their Bitcoin Passwords Are Really Freaking Out Now
Friday December 08, 2017 @08:25AM About 40 Percent of Bitcoin Is Held By 1,000 Users. If a Few of Them Want To Sell, That Could Tank Values
Thursday December 07, 2017 @04:00PM Bank of America Wins Patent For Crypto Exchange System
Thursday December 07, 2017 @02:51PM Cryptocurrency Miners Are Using Old Tires to Power Their Rigs
Thursday December 07, 2017 @12:04PM Bitcoin Nears $17,000 After Climbing About $4,000 in Less Than a Day
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @04:53PM NiceHash Hacked, $62 Million of Bitcoin May Be Stolen
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @03:58PM Steam Ends Support For Bitcoin
Wednesday December 06, 2017 @11:52AM 'Bitcoin Could Cost Us Our Clean-Energy Future'
Tuesday December 05, 2017 @06:44PM Feds Shut Down Allegedly Fraudulent Cryptocurrency Offering
Monday December 04, 2017 @12:35PM The Winklevoss Twins Are Now Bitcoin Billionaires
Saturday December 02, 2017 @07:49PM Nobel Prize-Winning Economist Says Bitcoin 'Ought to be Outlawed'
Friday December 01, 2017 @04:00PM Blockchains Are Poised To End the Password Era
Thursday November 30, 2017 @03:06PM Cryptocurrencies Aren't 'Crypto'
Thursday November 30, 2017 @12:04AM Nasdaq Plans To Offer Bitcoin Futures In Early 2018
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @07:04PM Coinbase Ordered To Report 14,355 Users To the IRS
Wednesday November 29, 2017 @03:32PM Bitcoin Tumbles From Record High After Exchanges Confirm Outage
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @04:48PM Tesla Owners Are Mining Bitcoins With Free Power From Charging Stations
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @02:07PM Bitcoin Hits $10,000 Because Ceilings Are Just a Construct, Man
Tuesday November 28, 2017 @09:44AM Elon Musk Says He Is Not Bitcoin's Satoshi Nakamoto
Monday November 27, 2017 @10:17AM Nearly 4 Million Bitcoins Lost Forever, New Study Says
Friday November 24, 2017 @11:08AM There's Some Intense Web Scans Going on for Bitcoin and Ethereum Wallets
Wednesday November 22, 2017 @04:19PM We'll Never Legalize Bitcoin, Says Russian Minister
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @04:50PM $31 Million In Tokens Stolen From Dollar-Pegged Cryptocurrency Tether
Tuesday November 21, 2017 @04:21PM Sacramento Regional Transit Systems Hit By Hacker
Monday November 20, 2017 @03:36PM An Ethereum Startup Just Vanished After People Invested $374K
Sunday November 19, 2017 @04:40PM Bitcoin Prices Surge 26% in November, Pass $8000
Monday November 13, 2017 @06:52PM Bitcoin Gold, the Latest Bitcoin Fork, Explained
Friday November 10, 2017 @09:23PM One Bitcoin Transaction Now Uses As Much Energy As Your House In a Week
Friday November 10, 2017 @04:42PM Bitcoin Drops Over $1,000 In Value Over 48 Hours
Thursday November 09, 2017 @08:17AM The Bitcoin Bubble
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @02:16PM Nearly a Third of Millennials Say They'd Rather Own Bitcoin Than Stocks
Wednesday November 08, 2017 @01:00PM 2x Called Off: Bitcoin Hard Fork Suspended for Lack of Consensus
Friday November 03, 2017 @03:22PM Bitcoin Mining Heats Home For Free In Siberia
Thursday November 02, 2017 @07:24AM Bitcoin and Blockchain Are Among the Fastest-Growing Skills Online
Thursday November 02, 2017 @07:03AM Bitcoin Smashes Past $7,000 For the First Time
Friday October 27, 2017 @07:23PM Samsung Made a Bitcoin Mining Rig Out of 40 Old Galaxy S5s
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @12:30PM TV News 'Hack' Sees Bitcoins Swiped
Tuesday October 24, 2017 @11:01AM Bitcoin Pioneer Says New Coin To Work on Many Blockchains
Monday October 23, 2017 @01:55PM Wolf of Wall Street: Cryptocurrency ICOs Are 'the Biggest Scam Ever'
Sunday October 22, 2017 @01:39PM Could Cryptocurrency Mining Kill Online Advertising?
Friday October 20, 2017 @04:00PM Software Developer Creates Personal Cryptocurrency
Friday October 20, 2017 @10:56AM Bitcoin Nears $6,000 For the First Time
Sunday October 15, 2017 @05:36PM Julian Assage Taunts US Government For Forcing Wikileaks To Invest In Bitcoin
Saturday October 14, 2017 @02:46PM Ransomware Sales On the Dark Web Spike 2,502% In 2017
Saturday October 14, 2017 @11:52AM Over 500 Million PCs Are Secretly Mining Cryptocurrency, Researchers Reveal
Friday October 13, 2017 @12:41PM This Is the Week Wall Street Went Nuts Over Cryptocurrencies
Tuesday October 10, 2017 @09:43AM Russian Central Bank To Ban Websites Offering Crypto-currencies
Saturday October 07, 2017 @03:37PM Bitcoin Transactions Lead To Arrest of Major Drug Dealer
Friday September 29, 2017 @03:28PM South Korea Bans Initial Coin Offerings
Friday September 29, 2017 @09:28AM Chaos and Hackers Stalk Investors on Cryptocurrency Exchanges
Saturday September 23, 2017 @01:16PM Popular Chrome Extension Embedded A CPU-Draining Cryptocurrency Miner
Thursday September 21, 2017 @12:22PM Bitcoin Futures-Based ETF Likely To Be Approved in the US
Thursday September 21, 2017 @11:05AM John McAfee Said Top Executives From the Major Bitcoin Exchanges Weren't Allowed To Leave China
Tuesday September 19, 2017 @02:57PM China Orders Bitcoin Exchanges In Capital City To Close
Monday September 18, 2017 @04:51PM Ethereum Will Match Visa In Scale In a 'Couple of Years,' Says Founder
Sunday September 17, 2017 @07:13PM Illinois Tests A Blockchain-Based Birth Registry/ID System
Saturday September 16, 2017 @11:23AM Can The Pirate Bay Replace Ads With A Bitcoin Miner?
Friday September 15, 2017 @07:48AM Bitcoin Plummets Below $3,000 on Rising China Worries
Thursday September 14, 2017 @02:40PM Bitcoin Exchange BTCChina Says To Stop Trading, Sparking Further Slide
Tuesday September 12, 2017 @07:23PM North Korea Is Dodging Sanctions With a Secret Bitcoin Stash
Monday September 11, 2017 @09:07AM Bitcoin Price Falls Again On Reports that China is Shutting Down Local Exchanges
Saturday September 02, 2017 @12:56PM Bitcoin Prices Surge Past $5,000 Three Weeks After Passing $4,000
Friday September 01, 2017 @03:52PM Nearly 3,000 Bitcoin Miners Exposed Online Via Telnet Ports, Without Passwords
Friday September 01, 2017 @03:12PM Litecoin Prices Surge Above $70 As Crypto Market Tops $175 Billion
Wednesday August 30, 2017 @06:04PM Messaging-App Kik's Big Bet On Digital Coin Offering
Tuesday August 29, 2017 @03:36PM Bitcoin Foundation Boss Urges Cautious Investment
Monday August 28, 2017 @12:25PM How the NSA Identified Satoshi Nakamoto
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @05:34PM IRS Now Has a Tool To Unmask Bitcoin Tax Evaders
Wednesday August 23, 2017 @03:23PM Here's Why People Don't Buy Things With Bitcoin
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @02:19PM Estonia Proposes Estcoin, a Government Backed Cryptocurrency, Issued Via an Initial Coin Offering After e-Residency Success
Tuesday August 22, 2017 @10:21AM Two-Factor Authentication Fail: Identity Thieves Hijack Cellphone Accounts to Go After Virtual Currency
Monday August 21, 2017 @03:38PM Third Party Trackers On Web Shops Can Identify Users Behind Bitcoin Transactions
Monday August 21, 2017 @03:02PM Leading Chinese Bitcoin Miner Wants To Cash In On AI
Thursday August 17, 2017 @01:36PM Bitcoin Is Forking. Again.
Thursday August 17, 2017 @08:55AM Australia Joins China and Japan in Trying To Regulate Digital Currency Exchanges
Sunday August 13, 2017 @01:03PM Bitcoin Just Surged Past $4,000. TechCrunch Explains Why
Friday August 11, 2017 @05:07PM Former Bitcoin Developer Shares Early Satoshi Nakamoto Emails
Saturday August 05, 2017 @08:23PM Who's Profiting From The WannaCry Ransoms?
Thursday August 03, 2017 @12:08AM Why the Bitcoin Network Just Split In Half and Why It Matters
Tuesday August 01, 2017 @12:27PM Bitcoin Splits in Two Amid Feud
Thursday July 27, 2017 @03:27PM US Indicts Suspected Russian 'Mastermind' of $4 Billion Bitcoin Laundering Scheme
Wednesday July 26, 2017 @02:20PM SEC Rules That ICO Tokens Are Securities
Monday July 24, 2017 @04:28PM Fourth Ethereum Platform Hacked This Month: Hacker Steals $8.4 Million From Veritaseum Platform
Wednesday July 19, 2017 @03:50PM Ethereum Co-Founder Says Cryptocurrencies Are 'a Ticking Time Bomb'
Monday July 17, 2017 @03:51PM Hacker Allegedly Steals $7.4 Million In Ethereum After Hijacking ICO
Monday July 17, 2017 @12:33PM Chipmakers Nvidia, AMD Ride Cryptocurrency Wave -- For Now
Wednesday July 05, 2017 @04:28PM Petya Ransomware Authors Demand $250,000 In First Public Statement Since Attack
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @05:11PM Petya Ransomware Outbreak Originated In Ukraine Via Tainted Accounting Software
Tuesday June 27, 2017 @03:38PM NVIDIA To Launch Graphics Cards Specifically Designed For Digital Currency Mining
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @01:57PM South Korean Web Hosting Provider Pays $1 Million In Ransomware Demand
Tuesday June 20, 2017 @09:58AM NYTimes: Move Over, Bitcoin. Ether Is the Digital Currency of the Moment.
Monday June 12, 2017 @02:53PM Why Ethereum Is Outpacing Bitcoin
Sunday June 11, 2017 @09:00PM Opioid Dealers Embrace the Dark Web To Send Deadly Drugs by Mail
Thursday June 08, 2017 @03:19PM What the Hell Is Happening To Cryptocurrency Valuations?
Tuesday June 06, 2017 @03:38PM GPU and Motherboard OEMs Readying Components Optimized For Cryptocurrency Mining
Saturday June 03, 2017 @02:29PM Bitcoin Exchange Coinbase Reportedly Valued At $1 Billion
Thursday May 25, 2017 @06:54PM Messenger App Kik Debuts Its Own Digital Currency
Thursday May 25, 2017 @08:53AM Bitcoin Surges 10% To All-Time High Above $2,700, Has Now Doubled in May
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:51PM Ethereum Could Be Worth More Than Bitcoin Very Soon
Monday May 22, 2017 @04:06AM Bitcoin Price Hits Fresh Record High Above $2,200
Friday May 12, 2017 @08:51AM New Ransomware 'Jaff' Spotted; Malware Groups Pushing 5M Emails Per Hour To Circulate It
Monday May 08, 2017 @06:06PM ISPs Could Take Down Large Parts of Bitcoin Ecosystem If They Wanted To
Monday May 08, 2017 @10:23AM One Bitcoin Is Now Worth More Than One Ounce of Gold
Thursday April 27, 2017 @04:06PM Backdoor Could Allow Company To Shut Down 70% of All Bitcoin Mining Operations
Tuesday April 25, 2017 @10:53AM BitTorrent Inventor Bram Cohen Will Start His Own Cryptocurrency
Wednesday April 05, 2017 @08:39AM Kim Dotcom Announces New Bitcoin Venture For Content Uploaders To Earn Money
Monday April 03, 2017 @05:00PM Bitcoin Becomes Legal Payment Option In Japan, Prices Spike
Friday March 24, 2017 @06:35PM Venezuelan Developers Are Using Bitcoin, Rare Pepe Trading Cards To Fight Against a Dismal Economy
Wednesday March 22, 2017 @03:21PM Hackers Claim Access To 300 Million iCloud Accounts, Demand $75,000 From Apple To Delete the Cache of Data
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:53PM Ask Slashdot: How Does One Freely Use Bitcoin In the Land of the Free?
Monday March 20, 2017 @04:32PM IBM Unveils Blockchain As a Service Based On Open Source Hyperledger Fabric Technology
Friday March 10, 2017 @04:27PM The SEC Just Handed Bitcoin a Huge Setback
Thursday March 09, 2017 @04:39PM The Promise of Blockchain Is a World Without Middlemen
Tuesday February 28, 2017 @12:03AM CloudPets IoT Toys Leaked and Ransomed, Exposing Kids' Voice Messages
Monday January 30, 2017 @04:09PM Former Fed Employee Fined $5,000 For Installing Bitcoin Software On Server
Wednesday January 11, 2017 @02:59PM Bitcoin Slides as China's Central Bank Launches Checks On Exchanges
Saturday January 07, 2017 @04:40PM Bitcoin Was 2016's Best-Performing Currency
Wednesday January 04, 2017 @04:13PM Over 1,800 MongoDB Databases Held For Ransom By Mysterious Attacker
Monday January 02, 2017 @03:08PM Legal Sparring Continues in Bitcoin User's Battle with IRS Tax Sweep
Monday January 02, 2017 @08:05AM Bitcoin Breaks $1,000 Level, Highest in More Than 3 Years
Wednesday December 28, 2016 @03:53PM Destructive KillDisk Malware Turns Into Ransomware
Thursday December 22, 2016 @12:54PM Bitcoin Circulation Hits Record High Of $14 Billion
Sunday December 11, 2016 @11:57PM New Ransomware Offers The Decryption Keys If You Infect Your Friends
Friday December 09, 2016 @02:44PM Bitcoin Hits Highest Levels In Almost Three Years
Wednesday December 07, 2016 @09:00AM Bitcoin Could Rise By 165% To $2,000 in 2017 Driven by Trump's 'Spending Binge' and Dollar Rally
Thursday December 01, 2016 @03:34PM Bitcoin Exchange Ordered To Give IRS Years of Data On Millions of Users
Friday November 18, 2016 @04:46PM IRS Demands Identities of All US Coinbase Traders Over Three Year Period