Europol announce suspect arrested after 10 Million euro IOTA theft

UK’s South East Regional Organised Crime Unit (SEROCU), in a joint operation with the Hessen State Police in Germany, the UK’s National Crime Agency (NCA) and Europol, has arrested a 36 year-old individual on suspicion of fraud, theft and money laundering.

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After the series of bans in Patreon it is time for Bitpatron

BitPatron come with a simple mission: provide a Bitcoin censorship-free Patreon alternative, and also to help Bitcoin achieve mass adoption. Similar to Lighthouse Crowdfunding platform which appeared 5 years ago, Bitpatron come to help many projects which were recently kicked out from Patreon.

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Vulnerabilities in PGP-encrypted email plug-ins

Member from group of European security researchers twitted today that critical vulnerabilities in PGP/GPG and S/MIME email encryption was found. Full details will be published in a paper on Tuesday 15 May 2018 at 07:00 AM UTC.

EFF reported that they already establish connection with the research team running this investigation.

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Autonomous Polytechnics and Revolutionary Hacker Movement with Amir Taaki

Crypto-Anarchist, Bitcoin Pioneer, Rebel, Hacker, Video and Software developer, Technology Anarchist, Freedom Fighter, Professional Poker Player, YPG Soldier and advisor and hundreds of other labels are true facts for his personality. But all these classifications and labels are not enough to complete the impression from meeting Amir face to face.

Four years after we made a contact with him for first time in Barcelona and five years after he was charted in Forbes’ list of Continue reading “Autonomous Polytechnics and Revolutionary Hacker Movement with Amir Taaki”

How the myth for 200 000 Bitcoins in hands of Bulgarian Police has been created

Last few weeks all global media is in competition with itself on screaming a fake news pushed from Bulgarian authorities and Southeast European Law Enforcement Center (SELEC).

We will try to be straight and clear on this object and share a great investigation from our partners from Bivol.bg:

Sorry guys. This is just the next fake news pushed from official source and all was looking great, but…

Bulgaria is undermining the authority of the Southeast Continue reading “How the myth for 200 000 Bitcoins in hands of Bulgarian Police has been created”

Online Privacy Guide for Journalists 2017

Many veteran journalists, but not only these, surely noticed that we are all of a sudden bombarded again from all-over with mentions of Watergate. Books like George Orwell’s 1984 are on display at bookstores and an air of danger to freedom of speech and freedom of the press is spreading slowly like a dark cloud over the Western Hemisphere, Continue reading “Online Privacy Guide for Journalists 2017”

unbanning the virtual currencies in Russia

Cryptocurrencies may be recognized in Russia by 2018, according to Deputy Finance Minister Aleksey Moiseev and the article of RT.com. Moiseev says monitoring cryptocurrencies could be an instrumental tool against money laundering, and Bitcoin and other digital currencies could be recognized by next year as the central bank works with the government to develop rules against illegal transfers.

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What is Minebox? Blockchain bringing back our data from the “CLOUD”

It is time to get your data back? Instead of storing files in the public cloud, the Minebox acts as your personal cloud, which is dedicated for you, and you only. It is secured, safe and reliable. Promoted as the most powerful NAS ever. Pre-order for Minebox 8TB/16TB is open now.

Minebox NAS is smart data storage box that Continue reading “What is Minebox? Blockchain bringing back our data from the “CLOUD””

Bitcoin Price over 700$ second time this year

According to Bloomberg, the Chinese yuan traded in Shanghai’s spot market, fell 1.6 percent so far this month to 6.7808 a Dollar. That’s the most since the People’s Bank of China weakened its exchange rate by 4.4 percent in three days in August 2015. As we all know, when the Yuan/Renminbi drops, China moves in on Bitcoin, and Friday was no different. Like a leak in a … Continue reading Bitcoin Price over 700$ second time this year

TicrThing-The first hardware Bitcoin ticker campaign is now active on IndieGoGo

3d-printed-standingmidqBefore you continue to read this article, please check right from this text field and maybe you can notice CoinDesk’s bitcoin website ticker widget running in our home page. Very helpful small frame script. From some time ago people working on a project to create a physical device which can solve the same task and it can work outside of dead loop of smartphone-tablet-laptop cycles. Our friends from TicrThing -makers of wireless gadgets and crypto Continue reading “TicrThing-The first hardware Bitcoin ticker campaign is now active on IndieGoGo”

Exploring the new territory By Manfred Karrer

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With the recent Bitfinex heist models for decentralized exchanges have received a bit more attention as usual.

This is a repeating pattern happening every few months after a major incident.

And it goes back to business as usual after people are entertained by the next soap opera.
So I do not expect that the majority of cryptoland citizens will radically change their behavior. And that has several understandable reasons.
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Bitcoin has died again-It was for 109th time till today

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Bitcoin Obituaries or 99bitcoins.com is keeping archive of all news-feed from online and print media when bitcoin died in the last few years. The dead count is good reminder for all enemies of the Crypto King. You can kill something which just get alive and coming stronger and stronger every year.

Death count 107:

Russo’s glaring point remains, Bitcoin has created a class hierarchy divided by computational power. The cryptocurrency as is can not deliver on the promises of decentralization, anonymity, or full Continue reading “Bitcoin has died again-It was for 109th time till today”

When next Crisis will come?

If you are curious if the time of the next financial crisis is coming, please check and first on didthesystemcollapse.com .This is very good reason to migrate to Bitcoin.Gold and Silver are real money. Paper money only started having value because it used to be backed by gold several decades ago. Now it’s backed by nothing except mass delusion and geopolitics. Since the 2008 economic … Continue reading When next Crisis will come?

OpenBazaar get on the main network

images.duckduckgo.comOpenBazaar is now released on the mainnet and is ready for real transactions. You can download the program on the OpenBazaar website.

Anyone with a computer and internet connection can easily install the OpenBazaar software and begin trading with anyone else in the world – for free – without permission. The believe in  decentralized, P2P trade network is going to fundamentally change commerce for the better.it’s a decentralized peer-to-peer network for trade that uses Bitcoin. That trade happens directly between buyers and sellers with no one in the middle – and no fees or restrictions on trade. Continue reading “OpenBazaar get on the main network”

Future of money with Andreas M. Antonopoulos

Andreas Antonopoulus with Barcelona Bitcoin Community and Bitcoin Meetup Organisers
Andreas Antonopoulos with Barcelona Bitcoin Community

Like small part of the world bitcoin community, we were really surprised to find that Andreas Antonopoulos will make short stop to Barcelona for a scheduled meetup of Barcelona Bitcoin Community(BBC) during his European tour 2016.

Persons like Andreas are the gifted parents for any new and radical idea. They are ready to donate their time and energy to shape this idea and present it to the community in understandable way. People like him can understand the future, and then explain it to the rest of us in close, simple and efficient way. Continue reading “Future of money with Andreas M. Antonopoulos”

Barcelona Bitcoin Community and Andreas Antonopoulos-Thoughts on the future of money- FabLab Barcelona 24th March 2016

AA and BBCBarcelona Bitcoin Community proudly presents next Bitcoin meetup in FabLab Barcelona with special guest Andreas Antonopoulos. The meeting is scheduled for 24th of March 2016 and will take place at our great hosts from FabLab Barcelona.

Language (talk and Q&A): English
Free entrance with previous reservation.

Andreas Antonopoulos is a technologist and serial entrepreneur who has become one of the most well-known and well-respected figures in bitcoin. He is the author of “Mastering Bitcoin”, published by O’Reilly Media and considered by many to be the best technical guide to bitcoin.

As an engaging public speaker, teacher and writer,  Andreas makes complex subjects accessible and easy to understand. As an advisor, he helps Continue reading “Barcelona Bitcoin Community and Andreas Antonopoulos-Thoughts on the future of money- FabLab Barcelona 24th March 2016”

USB butt-plug-Breakthroughs in rectal data hosting

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We found intriguing method to hide your important files:

USB – Micro SD card reader, butt plug and data storage dongle! Back that data up like a boss! Show’em the files you be work’n with

Price 27.32 + shipping
Never forget those important files again, don’t keep them with you, keep them IN you!

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Windows 10 and How to say farewell to your privacy?

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Back in November Microsoft confirmed Windows 10’s worst kept secret: its extensive telemetry (or ‘spying’ as it has been labelled) cannot be stopped. What no-one realised until now, however, is just how staggering the extent of this tracking really is…

Blowing the lid on it this week is Voat user CheesusCrust whose extensive investigation found Windows 10 contacts Continue reading “Windows 10 and How to say farewell to your privacy?”

Barcelona Mini Maker Fair 2016

Min Maker FaireMaker Faire is part science fair, part county fair, and part something entirely new! As a celebration of the Maker Movement, it’s a family-friendly showcase of invention, creativity, and resourcefulness.

Faire gathers together tech enthusiasts, crafters, educators, tinkerers, food artisans, hobbyists, engineers, science clubs, artists, students, and commercial exhibitors. Makers come to show their creations and share their learnings. Makers range from tech enthusiasts to crafters to homesteaders to scientists to garage tinkerers. They are of all ages and backgrounds. The aim of Maker Faire is to entertain, inform, connect and grow this community. The original Maker Faire event was held in San Mateo, CA and in 2015 celebrated its tenth Continue reading “Barcelona Mini Maker Fair 2016”

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Bitcoin TicrCube presented at Barcelona Mini Maker Fair

TicrCube_500pxInteresting project can be found this year at Barcelona Mini Maker fair 2016.
The purpose of the TicrCube is to display the current Bitcoin price in a local currency. Many Bitcoin enthusiasts (including ourselves) check the Bitcoin price several times per day online or via smartphone apps, but currently no dedicated device exists to do this effortlessly. The TicrCube is wireless and intended to stay at the user’s office desk or workstation, but it could brought along outdoors. The device connects to the local WiFi network or hotspot of the user, polls the Bitcoin price Continue reading “Bitcoin TicrCube presented at Barcelona Mini Maker Fair”

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TrueCrypt audit completed with status-Safe to be used

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Last year many users of the encrypting software TrueCrypt was asking only one question: TrueCrypt, secure or insecure?

A group of Ten auditors from the Fraunhofer Institute for Secure Information Technology has conducted a six-month audit of TrueCrypt under contract from the German Government. The researchers have expressed a Continue reading “TrueCrypt audit completed with status-Safe to be used”

Access will check if your smartphone has been tracked

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Tell Telefónica to respect your privacy and come clean about tracking headers.

The authors of this report are Nader Ammari, Gustaf Björksten, Peter Micek, and Deji Olukotun.

In the age of internet for many users, mobile devices provide the only way of going online. The devices serve as gateways to  information, resources, and innovation, but they can also leak intimate details about the Continue reading “Access will check if your smartphone has been tracked”

Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush and his anti-encryption ideas

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Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush said Tuesday that encryption makes it harder for law enforcement to track down “evildoers” — and called for a “much better, more cooperative relationship” with Apple, Google, and other tech companies that are building uncrackable Continue reading “Republican presidential candidate Jeb Bush and his anti-encryption ideas”

Hacking ethics or Fucking ethics?

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Why good hackers are going in prison and the bad ones are making business legally?

Here is the story of one of the most greedy and heartless companies in the world, hidden behind the name – Hacking Team. Read this article from Cora Currier and Morgan Marquis-Boire published in The Intercept

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Bitsquare has launched a crowd funding round using Lighthouse-Part 2

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Latest updates from Bitsquare website:

” There are many centralized bitcoin exchanges to choose from. All have different advantages and disadvantages so you can decide which one fits your needs best.

Why would we need another one? Continue reading “Bitsquare has launched a crowd funding round using Lighthouse-Part 2”

Bitsquare-Bitcoin Decentralized Exchange-Part 1

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Our friends from Bitsquare just passed alpha testing and their Decentralized Bitcoin Exchange is near to the Grand Opening and ready to meet your trades requirements in one new form.
There have been many discussions in the forums about how to build a pure P2P based solution but there is still no real decentralized bitcoin exchange available yet. That’s where Bitsquare comes in. Continue reading “Bitsquare-Bitcoin Decentralized Exchange-Part 1”

Swift Road-The new Dark market bazaar coming in December 2014

If you miss Silk Road 2, don’t worry, Swift Road is coming in December. That’s right — that Swift, as in Taylor.

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After the mega security fail of SpaceX engineer Blake Benthall and Silk Road 2 the dark side is ready to strike back. Let check what mistakes Blake  made so FBI busted him :

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External link to Doge Coin Poker to learn how Cryptocurrencies works

Doge Coin Poker to learn how Cryptocurrencies works

For all my brothers and sisters who are new to the cryptocurrencies I decide to prepare a small start up in Crypto World. To understand how everything works we can use one of the most popular Poker Websites with free rounds daily. For this reason I chose DogeCoin. It is fast transaction coin, with huge popularity among the cryptocurrencies enthusiast, perfect for donations and tipping Continue reading Doge Coin Poker to learn how Cryptocurrencies works