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Bitcoin

British private jet firm says 19% of its tickets are

Who said using Bitcoin for purchasing things was a lost cause? Bitcoin for air travel Move over the Bitcoin-can’t-be-used-to-buy coffee narrative. A new report claims that travelers are using Bitcoin to purchase airline tickets, as per a release on aviation news site Simple Flying. PrivateFly, the UK-based charter carrier, said Tuesday that 19% of its […]Read More

Bitcoin

$60 million in Bitcoin seized by German police…but no one

German authorities have learned about crypto recovery the hard way. A recent case saw them seize over $60 million worth of Bitcoin from a fraudster….who never gave them the private key to the stash. Not your keys, on your coins A private key is a sophisticated form of cryptography that allows a user to access […]Read More

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US DoJ charges tax evading ICO superstar who spent $10m

The founder of a high-flying ICO was charged by authorities in the US yesterday on charges of a massive tax evasion scheme. DoJ charges Oyster Pearl founder Amir Bruno Elmaani, the founder of Oyster Pearl, a storied 2017 ICO that raised millions in token sales before fizzling out like 98% of all the then-hyped coins, […]Read More