Bitcoin Wallet Distributes Stellar Lumens Worth $125M to 30M Users

Bitcoin Wallet to Run Worlds Biggest Airdrop The world’s most widely used wallet bitcoin wallet is giving away $125 million worth of the cryptocurrency Stellar to some 30 million people. The bitcoin wallet revealed that the initiative is to encourage the mainstream adoption and usage of the cryptocurrency Stellar Lumens (XLM). According to information from…

Read more »

Two Hackers Arrested For Stealing $14 Million Worth of Crypto

Oklahoma’s City Police has arrested 23 year old Fletcher Robert Childers (pictured left) and 21 year old Joseph Harris (pictured right) on suspicions of stealing through hacking some $14 million worth of a little known cryptocurrency called Crowd Machine. The two residents of Missouri were arrested at a west side hotel on Monday with court documents stating…

Read more »

Good News! Over $1 billion worth of Crypto to be Returned to victims of Mt.Gox Hack

An end has not come to the controversy that surrounded the first cryptocurrency exchange and the world’s largest holder of bitcoin trades as at 2014. Mt. Gox saga made way for the likes of Tim Draper and the Winklevoss twins Tyler and Cameron the cofounders of Gemini exchange to make good fortune through the stolen…

Read more »

New Crypto Visa Card Encourages $2m Worth Of XRP Deposits In 12 Hours

A cryptocurrency led Visa Debit Card has very recently made way for the addition of XRP as a currency that can be deposited on the card. The card, created by Wirex is available to those who live within the European Economic Area and thus is available to a very large populus. Since XRP deposits went…

Read more »

$17 Million Worth Of Bitcoin Seized From A Dark Web Drug Ring

Bitcoin has been associated with criminal activities for a long time now and while the crypto community has refuted such claims, an increasing number of instances involving the use of Bitcoin in crime suggest otherwise. The latest is the indictment of two men from Maryland by the US Department of Justice. The two were allegedly…

Read more »

EOS Just Sent $120 Million Worth of Eth to Bitfinex

Conclusive evidence that EOS has sent 200,000 eth to Bitfinex has now been provided by the ethereum public blockchain. The EOS crowdsale smart contract has now finally been drained with just $1 million worth of eth left there at the time of writing. The year long ICO is to finally end at around 11PM London…

Read more »

"One Man Cyber Crime Wave" – $667,000 Worth of Bitcoin Seized From Prolific Hacker

Cybercrime detectives in London have seized $667,000 worth of Bitcoin from a prolific hacker described by his sentencing judge as a “one man cyber crime wave.” 26-year-old Grant West of Kent was arrested in September 2017 on a railway carriage in London after a two-year investigation. Police wrestled his hands away before he was able to…

Read more »

Pineapple Fund Bids Farewell After Donating $55M Worth of Bitcoin to 60 Charities

Although it seems as if most people only got acquainted with the Pineapple Fund yesterday, the venture is shutting down once and for all. This “experiment in philanthropy” has seen many great successes, but the time has come to move on. It will be interesting to see which venture takes its place. Donating $55 million…

Read more »

$400 Million Worth Cryptocurreny Didn’t Cause Bitcoin Price Drop, Says Mt Gox Trustee

Sometimes things happen, and we see them as a coincidence, but then it is essential not to ignore the fact that as much as some of them may be coincidental, others may be related too. Concerning all that is going on in the cryptocurrency market, one might think it is not a coincidence that the…

Read more »