Tag: Bitcoin

UK Chief Science Adviser Asks Government to Do More with Blockchain

Published on 2016-01-27 15:13
The year 2015 ended well for the Blockchain, the technology on which Bitcoin runs. Major financial institutions such as Goldman Sachs, Barclays Bank and Nasdaq, as well as technology companies such as IBM and Linux, had commenced work on creating solutions that are built on the decentralized ledger. Nevertheless, news of regulators still grappling with how to treat Bitcoin and... read more »

Ashley Madison Users Would be Safe If They Paid with Titcoin

Published on 2015-09-23 09:06
On July 15, 2015, Ashley Madison topped the news around the globe. The online dating platform for married people who want to cheat was hacked and, in the days that followed, users were blackmailed to pay ransoms in bitcoin if they wanted their dirty secrets safe. In the end tonnes of private information such as emails, names, home addresses and credit... read more »

Bitcoin Casinos Among Those Targeted by Rogue Wikipedia Editors 

Published on 2015-09-04 16:09
Several Bitcoin Casinos are reported to be on the list of businesses, brands and individuals that were targeted by rogue Wikipedia editors for paid inclusion. Those mentioned include Bitcoin Casino 4U, Bitcoin Casino 365 and Bitcoin Casino Affiliate. On Monday 31 August 2015 Wikimedia, the largest free online encyclopedia, made public its findings on a scandal that has tarnished its... read more »