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Salon.com asks readers to mine cryptocurrency

By Staff Writer 14 February 2018

alon.com is going a different route by introducing a “Suppress Ads” option which mines the cryptocurrency Monero by using readers’ PC’s processing power. FULL STORY >

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Cryptocurrency ads now banned on Facebook

By Staff Writer 31 January 2018

If you’re seeing no more annoying ads for cryptocurrency while browsing Facebook, here’s why. FULL STORY >

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Cryptocurrency exchange Coincheck loses $400 million due to hackers

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 29 January 2018

The Japanese cryptocurrency exchange confirms that hackers stole $400 million in a recent security breach. FULL STORY >

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Kodak launches a cryptocurrency and sees its stock price soar

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 10 January 2018

The photography specialists have jumped on the cryptocurrency bandwagon and launched KODAKOne as a digital ledger for photographers to have greater image right controls. FULL STORY >

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Bitcoin's latest valuation shoots past $15 000

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 8 December 2017

The cryptocurrency continues to surge in value, most recently crossing the $15 000 threshold. FULL STORY >

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You can't use bitcoin to buy games on Steam anymore

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 7 December 2017

The cryptocurrency will no longer be accepted by Steam, with the site stating it's too unstable and costly. FULL STORY >

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Don’t miss the Blockchain Africa Conference 2018

By Press Release 6 December 2017

Bitcoin Events’ 4th annual Blockchain Africa Conference 2018 takes place in Johannesburg on 8-9 March 2018 and has received tremendous interest from industry experts around the world. FULL STORY >

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Bitcoin passes the $8 000 mark for the first time

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 21 November 2017

Another milestone for the cryptocurrency, surpassing the $8 000 valuation mark earlier this week, and sitting steadily above it. FULL STORY >

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indaHash tokenises the influencer industry

By Press Release 13 October 2017

World’s fastest growing influencer marketing platform debuts ICO to revolutionize the influencer industry. FULL STORY >

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The Pirate Bay mined cryptocurrency through users’ browsers

By Staff Writer 28 September 2017

Some say cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin could change the way we transact. Sites such as The Pirate Bay and streaming service Showtime are looking at it to pay the bills, but at users’ expense. FULL STORY >

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Bitcoin valuation hits $2 000 high

By Robin-Leigh Chetty 22 May 2017

The online currency may prove a divisive subject for many, but it has not stopped from reaching a new valuation high of $2 000. It's success, however, may not last. FULL STORY >

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Bitcoin's surge (35 votes)
The rise of A.I. (11 votes)
The WannaCry ransomware attack (9 votes)
#DataMustFall (16 votes)
The iPhone X gets unveiled (9 votes)
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