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‘Open to Massive Fraud’ — British MP Wants to Probe Facebook’s Libra

July 22, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

Damian Collins, a senior official at the British Parliament and known critic of Facebook, wants to probe the firm’s crypto project Libra. Damian Collins says Libra is going to be open to massive fraud  Collins, […]

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Mercedes Parent Firm is Building a Crypto Hardware Wallet for Cars

July 22, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

Daimler, the German multinational corporation behind the Mercedes-Benz brand, partnered with European blockchain interface solutions startup Riddle & Code to provide an open car hardware wallet solution, the startup announced in a press release published […]

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UK Lawmakers May Probe Facebook Libra Over Privacy, Fraud Concerns

July 22, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

A parliamentary committee in the U.K. may move to probe Facebook’s Libra cryptocurrency project over fears it will wield too much power. Speaking to Financial News, Damian Collins, chair of the House of Commons’ Digital, Culture, […]

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Crypto Exchange QuickBit Confirms Data Breach That May Impact 300,000 Users

July 22, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

QuickBit, a Swedish cryptocurrency exchange listed on the NGM Nordic MTF market, allegedly leaked 300,000 customer records via an unprotected MongoDB database. The exchange confirmed the event in a series of updates on their investor […]

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Iran Finalizes Electricity Pricing Scheme for Cryptocurrency Miners – Cointelegraph

July 22, 2019 BitcoinPrice 0

The Iranian Economic Commission has reportedly finalized a tariff scheme for cryptocurrency miners, according to a July 21 report from Iranian economic daily Financial Tribune.  Per the report, Energy Minister Homayoon Ha’eri announced that, while […]