Fired Microsoft Geek Allegedly Stole $10 Million With a Bitcoin Mixer

Ex Microsoft employee Volodymyr Kvashuk was arrested this week amid allegations of digital currency theft to the tune of $10 million. U.S. attorneys for the Western District of Washington suspect the Ukrainian-born resident used a Bitcoin mixer to cover up his tracks. Kvashuk, who was in charge of the companies online sales platform, was entrusted …

Can Graphite Replace Google Drive and Google Docs?

Big Brother, in its governmental and corporate forms, has been watching us for many years. One of its most aggressive ongoing forms started with the USA PATRIOT Act of October 2001, which laid the foundation for an unprecedented mass surveillance apparatus which extends beyond American borders. Meanwhile, companies like Google and Facebook have built multi-billion …

Mnuchin Warns Bitcoin Users of ‘Very, Very Strong’ Regulations

US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin again turned his attention to bitcoin this week, warning that the Trump administration would pursue “very, very strong” enforcement of existing financial regulations to stop bad actors from using the cryptocurrency to bankroll criminal activities. Treasury secretary: crypto could become a financial system risk Mnuchin elaborated on the White House’s …

US Might Have Already Lost Crypto Innovation Race

As U.S. lawmakers wrestle with what to do with Facebook’s Libra, they are being forced to confront another digital currency that they’ve been trying to avoid like the plague – bitcoin. Unfortunately, the longer lawmakers wait, the more left behind the U.S. becomes as crypto innovation goes elsewhere. Even Facebook chose Switzerland for its Libra …

Bitcoin 30-Day Volume at Record $770 Billion

Bitcoin daily trading volume hit the record high on June 26. However, the indicator is still maintaining the record level in terms of monthly volume. Bitcoin 30-Day Volume Benefits from June High While Bitcoin is heading towards breaking the support level at $9,000, the trading volume is keeping at a decent level. This suggests that …

3 Reasons Why Bitcoin Price Could Nosedive Below $7,500 News

Bitcoin has suffered a significant setback after dropping in rates by approximately two thousand dollars in the last 48 hours. The bitcoin-to-dollar exchange rate on Wednesday established a fresh lower low of $9,071, down 3.8 percent from the market open. The move downhill erased almost a quarter of bitcoin’s value in the last seven days, …