Latest articles tagged “bitcoin”

Latest articles tagged “bitcoin”

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[Part 1/2] What Is The Blockchain And How It Keeps Digital Currencies Secure
by Gary Oldwood on 30 July 2017 · 568 views
Blockchain is a concept that makes BitCoin and other digital currencies, as well as operations, secure. However, the way it works is quite confusing, so we'll explain it in simple terms and examples so that you get the grasp of it easily. ... Read more
[Part 2/2] What Is The Blockchain And How It Keeps Digital Currencies Secure
by Gary Oldwood on 30 July 2017 · 529 views
Now that you know the basic concept of the Blockchain as we explained it in the first part, we'll go through hash functions, how they come into play, as well as put the pieces back together to view Blockchain as a secure and practical system. ... Read more
Bitcoin Conversion Value Drops Below $200. More Coin Exchanges Stumble
by Pete Daniel on 17 January 2015 · 642 views
The cryptocurrency Bitcoin has been in a virtual free-fall over the past 12 months. Once valued near $1,000, it is currently valued just below $200 per Bitcoin. On January 14, the value fell to a low of $173 before recovering. The news is not good. ... Read more
Bitcoin Claims Another Victim in Online Heist of $5m
by Pete Daniel on 6 January 2015 · 569 views
It isn't even a week into 2015 and another Bitcoin exchange has taken a hit. It came to light on January 4 that the Slovenian Bitcoin exchange BitStamp had been hacked to the tune of 19,000 BTC or a cool $5m. ... Read more
BitCoin Buyers Annoyed At US Government For Leaking List of Potential Bidders
by Pete Daniel on 4 July 2014 · 746 views
In what is becoming an all too common occurrence in the news headlines, private data was issued by mistake recently by the U. S. Marshall Service (USMS) who setup a BitCoin auction. ... Read more
$17.4m of BitCoins Up For Auction By US Government from Silk Road
by Pete Daniel on 13 June 2014 · 909 views
Something that the US government has decried as unlawful will shortly be making them money. The cryto-currency known as BitCoins, which is used often by people who wish to keep their online payment details anonymous, is at the center of the fuss. ... Read more
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