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US Marshals Plan to Auction $52 M Worth of Seized BitcoinsThe U.S. Marshals announced on January 11 that the agency has plans to have another online bitcoin auction on January 22. The six-hour auction “il be seeing” the sale of 3,813 bitcoins ($ 50 Mn USD) grabbed from various criminal cases. The U.S. government isagain,…

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Japan’s most popular chat app, with 168 million active monthly useds, Line, could soon desegregate cryptocurrencies. The company is supposedly in talks with a number of companies to integrate cryptocurrencies into its mobile payment work, Line Pay. Since its launch in October, Upbit move quickly gained market share in South Korea. In December of last…

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‘Big Discounts ‘: Some Overstock Customer Pay for Items Priced in BTC With BCH According to the company Krebs on Security and security rights house Bancsec, Overstock’s marketplace had a serious kink permitting people to pay for makes priced in BTC in BCH. On January 5 a Krebs researcherthree outdoor solar lamps fromwhich lent up…

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Bitstamp Is Asking Consumers Who Want to Withdraw a Lot of QuestionsCustomers of Slovenia’s Bitstamp exchange are being was necessary to leap through hoops to meet an unprecedented level of compliance. A widely distributed image, purporting to expose Bitstamp’s enhanced KYC procedure, has been attracting a great deal of attention. The document requests screenshots of…

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one of the web’s more desirable domain names, is up for sale. Its current owneds, XBT Holding SA, are attempting 200 BTC- or about $2.9 million- for the website. The domain is begrudged partially because XBT is the abbreviation that numerous institutional trading scaffolds use for bitcoin, and also on account of the site’s notoriety, having been linked…

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For centuries Switzerland was known around the world for its tradition of bank secrecy, but now a brand-new finance industry is taking root in the two countries. Local captains tried to establish a cryptocurrency centre, and their latest catch is Chinese bitcoin mining monster Bitmain, which expanded to a brand-new area in the picturesque Swiss canton of…

Read More Chinese Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Establishes Branch in Zug, Switzerland

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The Russian Deputy Finance Minister Alexei Moiseev told reporters that his department” supports the legalization of trade in crypto-currencies on official exchanges ,” RNS reported on Thursday. The bill to regulate cryptocurrency and ICOs in Russia is expected to be adopted in March, according to the chairman of the State Duma Financial Markets Committee, Anatoly…

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Kaye offered a joint to CNN host Andy Cohen, who was 1,800 miles away CNN employed the “J” in journalism Sunday night, with a marijuana-themed New Year’s Eve show many observers found downright doobie-ous. During the beleaguered cable report network’s year-end reveal from Times Square, reporter Randi Kaye did several, um, “hits” from Denver, where…

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A massive “bombogenesis” — a zone of rapidly rejecting low-pitched pressure — will wreak havoc on the Northeast this week, peril hurricane-force wintertime gust gusts and blinding snow. The bombogenesis will be translated into what’s known as a “bomb cyclone.” And the missile hurricane, were supposed to impres Thursday, will likely dump 6 to 12…

Read More Winter storm threatens East Coast, bringing temps colder than Mars