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Warren Buffett again stated uselessness of cryptocurrency

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Despite a recent meeting with Tron Foundation CEO Justin Sun and a number of other cryptocurrency industry representatives, well-known investor and Berkshire Hathaway CEO Warren Buffett remains convinced that digital assets are worthless. Sun's expected last year meeting with the often-critical of...

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Qatari Billionaire sues Facebook over cryptocurrency scam

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Qatari billionaire and former husband of famous American singer Janet Jackson Wissam Al Mana sued Facebook, accusing the social network of not responding in time to advertising a fraudulent cryptocurrency project using his photo. About it writes The Times. The lawsuit was filed with the Dublin High...

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Malta: Binance doesn't have a license to operate in country

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MFSA has stated that Binance has not received a license to operate in the jurisdiction. This was reported on the website of the department. The Maltese regulator explains that the admission of virtual financial assets for trading and/or for their offering to the public in the country requires an...

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Hacker stole BTC renaming YouTube gaming channel to Coinbase

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Last weekend, The YouTube gaming channel Neebs Gaming, with 1.89 million subscribers, was hacked, after which hackers announced the distribution of 10,000 bitcoins from the Coinbase exchange on it. URGENT: It looks like our YouTube account has been hacked. PLEASE DO NOT CLICK ON ANY LINKS IN OUR...

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Juventus created a token of Cristiano Ronaldo

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Juventus Italian Football Club announces the release of a collection of digital cards featuring its players. They can be purchased through the Solare blockchain platform, reports Cointelegraph. Fans will be able not only to collect tokens with football players, for example, with Cristiano Ronaldo...

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Israeli banks shouldn't refuse service to bitcoin companies

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Israeli banks should not refuse services to cryptocurrency companies, said Avichai Mandelblit, legal adviser to the Israeli government. This was reported by Cointelegraph with reference to local media. In his opinion, banks should carefully study each case to identify signs of the risk of money...

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Coinbase received Visa membership: first in crypto sphere

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The American Bitcoin exchange Coinbase received the status of Visa Principal Member, that is, a full member of the payment system. Thanks to this exchange, its users no longer have to use the services of third-party companies to issue Coinbase Card debit cards. According to the blog, Coinbase was...

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Bloomberg proposed creating regulatory framework for crypto

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US presidential candidate Michael Bloomberg (8th place on the US Forbes list with a fortune of $64 billion) proposed creating the regulatory framework for the cryptocurrency industry as part of massive financial reform. Bloomberg advocates tightening consumer protection measures, he intends to...

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US authorities to discuss taxation with crypto startups

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The U.S. IRS has announced plans to host a summit with cryptocurrency startups to discuss an approach to taxing digital assets. This was reported by Bloomberg Tax. The summit is expected to be held on March 3 at IRS headquarters in Washington. During the meeting, four-panel discussions will take...

FCoin exchange deficit

FCoin detects $125 million Bitcoin deficit and stopped work

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The FCoin crypto exchange, which used the contradictory “transaction mining” business model, suspended trading and withdrawal of funds after identifying a deficit of digital assets worth up to $125 million. The founder of the exchange, Jian Zhang, wrote that the exchange is currently not able...

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Nude photos or bitcoin: attackers blackmail 90.000 Frenchmen

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In 2019, at least 90,000 residents of France were victims of cryptocurrency extortionists who claimed to own compromising images. This was reported by the local national system of assistance to victims of cyberbullying and digital attacks Cybermalveillance.gouv.fr. Attackers calling themselves...

Steemit merges TRON

Steemit with millions of users migrates to TRON ecosystem

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The decentralized social network Steemit and its applications will soon be transferred to the TRON blockchain. The migration will occur as part of a strategic partnership between Steemit Inc. and the Tron Foundation. The blog of the Tron Foundation says that work on the migration of a social...

Binance Singapore crypto license

Binance will receive a new crypto license in Singapore

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Cryptocurrency exchange Binance has applied for a license to work in Singapore under the new law on payment services, according to Bloomberg. “We quickly applied. Singapore-based Binance has close contact with local regulators, and they have always been open to new things, ”said Binance CEO...

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User lost more than $11.000 in bitcoins due to SIM swapping

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A resident of Moscow turned to the police because of the theft of cryptocurrency committed through the substitution of a SIM card. This was reported by the city news agency "Moscow" with reference to the press service of the Main Directorate of the Ministry of Internal Affairs of Russia...

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SBI Crypto will mine bitcoins at Texas largest farm

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A subsidiary of the Japanese financial giant SBI Holdings has announced a strategic partnership with the German mining company Northern Data AG. Within its framework, SBI Crypto will be one of the first residents of the new Whinstone US data center, potentially the largest in the world. In the...

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Lawmakers call on French banks to create digital currency

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The deputies of the French National Assembly believe that the country's commercial banks with the participation of the ECB should start developing their own digital currency. Lawmakers expect support for the initiative from the Minister of Finance, reports La Tribune. To this end, members of...

XRP collapse BitMex

Users lost funds due to collapse of XRP on BitMEX to $0.13

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The ongoing volatility of bitcoin may possibly attract the main attention of traders, however, no less interesting events could be observed on Thursday, February 13, in the XRP markets. So, on the BitMEX derivatives exchange, as a result of an instant collapse of the exchange rate, the token at...

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450.000 users to buy drugs using crypto on Swedish darknet

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Sweden’s biggest narcotics marketplace Flugsvamp 2.0 (en.toadstool) took the biggest hit with more than 450.000 cryptocurrency wallet addresses have been recorded, clustered and the culprit behind this has been brought into custody, with trial to be expected at the beginning of March. Darknet has...

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