Monthly Archives: September 2020

Crypto ATMs increase by 87% in 2020 | News

The total number of Bitcoin ATMs has passed to 10,000 worldwide, increasing by 87% per cent this year, to data from cryptocurrency analytics firm AksjeBloggen. This reflects an increase in cryptocurrency adoption amid the ongoing pandemic. In total, nearly 3,900 new bitcoin ATMs were installed by operators all across the […]

September 20, 2020

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Twitter Introduces Set of Security Updates After the Infamous Hack

Social media giant Twitter has unveiled set of security updates, installed ahead of the US elections. The changes were made after the social media giant suffered a major security breach in June. All “high-profile” and election-related accounts were notified and were required to carry out additional security measures to protect […]

September 19, 2020

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Just Eat’s France Subsidiary is Now Accepting Bitcoin

Just Eat, the UK’s online food delivery company, has partnered with bitcoin payment service provider Bitpay to accept cryptocurrency payments in its France subsidiary. Customers are now able to order and pay with bitcoin for food from over 15,000 restaurants in France. To make an order users have to download […]

September 10, 2020

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Microsoft Warns of Info-stealing Malware Targeting Windows

Microsoft Security Intelligence (MSI) has warned of a new info-stealing malware targeting Windows systems. The new malware is called Anubis, like an unrelated Android banking malware, and uses code forked from Loki malware to steal system info, credentials, credit card details, cryptocurrency wallets.The new malware not only steals financial data […]

September 7, 2020

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Peter Schiff: “I was right on gold, but wrong on Bitcoin”

Well-known bitcoin critic Peter Schiff has indirectly recognized mistakes in his predictions after the coin did not “collapse” when gold rose to a new all-time high on Aug 17. Schiff predicted the Bitcoin price by twitting with Tyler Winklevoss. Winklevoss predicted the digital asset’s baseline for all future dips would be […]

September 7, 2020

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Bermuda Launches Token to Boost Economy

Bermuda government has launched a digital token to boost the local economy affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. To that end, the Government partnered with a cryptocurrency firm Stablehouse, although authorities insist there is no plan to issue a central bank coin. ‘I’m pleased to have participated in the pilot testing […]

September 5, 2020

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India’s Prime Minister Falls Victim of Twitter Cyberattack

Twitter accounts of famous personalities continue to get hacked. On July 15, Twitter accounts of leading companies and famous people were hacked in a bitcoin scam. Over $120,000 worth of Bitcoin have been transferred to the main Bitcoin address provided by hackers, investigations are ongoing. Source link

September 3, 2020

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Binance Advertises Bitcoin at London Bus Stops

The crypto exchange will offer up to 65 digital assets for trading. As previously reported, Binance UK subsidiary has joined the self-regulating industry association UK.  “We aims to working with both our industry peers and policymakers to facilitate discussion and education that foster sustainable policy development in the UK to […]

September 2, 2020

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