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Bad Rabbit Ransomware Spreads: “This Is A Targeted Attack.. On Critical Infrastructure”

Authored by Mac Slavo via SHTFplan.com, The Bad Rabbit ransomware is spreading across Europe not long after the WannaCry and NotPetya outbreaks. But Bad Rabbit is a “targeted attack” with widespread implications. A new cyber attack is affecting numerous computer systems around Europe. The new strain of ransomware known as “Bad Rabbit” is believed to be behind all […]

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Singapore Central Bank Chief: No Regulation for Cryptocurrencies

The chief of Singapore’s central bank has indicated it will not regulate cryptocurrencies, but plans to stay watchful on the risks posed by the technology. In an interview with Bloomberg, Ravi Menon, managing director of Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) said he currently sees “no basis for wanting to regulate cryptocurrencies,” adding: “It is a known […]

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The Genesis System Wants to Record Cleaned Fracking Water on the Blockchain

There are more than 900,000 active gas and oil wells in the United States, according to Drillinginfo. Unfortunately, recycling and cleaning the contaminated water has not been an option, with companies typically transporting the produced and flowback water in barrels to underground disposal well facilities. That is until now. U.S.-based Genesis Research & Technology Group […]

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Ripple Price Technical Analysis – XRP/USD Not out of Woods

Key Highlights Ripple price is slowly recovering and is currently trading above $0.1960 against the US Dollar. There is an ascending channel forming with support at $0.2000 on the hourly chart of the XRP/USD pair (data source from Kraken). The price might dip a few points, but it remains supported near the $0.2000 and $0.1960 […]

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The ‘Wolf of Wall Street’ Thinks ICOs Are a Scam

Initial coin offerings (ICOs) are the “biggest scam ever,” according to Jordan Belfort, better known as the “Wolf of Wall Street.” Speaking at an interview with the Financial Times, the promotional speaker, former financier and convicted stock fraudster said that he expects projects utilizing the blockchain funding model – through which cryptographic tokens are sold […]

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China Renaissance CEO: Blockchain More Important Than Bitcoin

The head of a Chinese investment bank says he believes bitcoin’s underlying technology is more important than the cryptocurrency itself. Fan Bao, the CEO of China Renaissance, said in an interview with CNBC that while bitcoin’s market may be a bullish one, he believes that underlying blockchain tech is more attractive and “probably the most […]

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Bitcoin Thrives as Chaos Worsens in Venezuela and Zimbabwe

Ashour Iesho · October 25, 2017 · 4:30 pm As the economic crises in Venezuela and Zimbabwe further deepen, more and more citizens are turning to Bitcoin mining in order to survive.  Bitcoin is taking over Venezuela and Zimbabwe   In the last couple of months, the economic crisis in Venezuela has affected more and more […]

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Stagnation Nation: Middle Class Wealth Is Locked Up In Housing And Retirement Funds

Authored by Charles Hugh Smith via OfTwoMinds blog, The majority of middle class wealth is locked up in unproductive assets or assets that only become available upon retirement or death. One of my points in Why Governments Will Not Ban Bitcoin was to highlight how few families had the financial wherewithal to invest in bitcoin […]

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