DEA: The Number Of Illegal vs. Legal Uses of Bitcoin Has Swapped

If 90 percent of Bitcoin’s applications used to be tied to illegal activities in 2013, today, the cryptocurrency is being used for legal financial speculation in 90 percent of cases. Bitcoin and illegality are found in association only 10 percent of the time currently. Bitcoin’s $4 Billion Volume: 10 Precent Crimes, 90 Percent Trading That’s […]

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Pornhub’s 90 Million Daily Users Can Now Pay With TRON, ZenCash

Major adult entertain website Pornhub has announced it will accept TRON and ZenCash, adding to its cryptocurrency acceptance after beginning payments with Verge in April. Pornhub: Crypto ‘More Anonymous’ Than Fiat In a statement posted on ZenCash’s official blog on June 27, MindGeek, the group which owns Pornhub and thirteen other adult resources, confirmed the decision […]

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Russia Targets Another Messaging App, May Ban Viber

Osato Avan-Nomayo · May 4, 2018 · 10:00 am Nikolai Nikiforov, the Russian Communications Minister, has said the government might ban Viber the same way it did Telegram. According to the minister, failure to comply with the request by the Federal Security Service (FSB) for encryption keys could see the app banned in the country. […]

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Transaction Privacy of Monero in Jeopardy Due to Several Flaws

Georgi Georgiev · March 29, 2018 · 4:00 am Researchers from a broad collection of renowned institutions point to serious flaws in Monero’s privacy protections. The faults suggest that, while still better than Bitcoin, the privacy features of Monero are far from being the cloak of invisibility they might seem like. Jeopardizing Privacy Monero’s main […]

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