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Curated Crypto Links - Updated Almost Daily


2018.2.14
https://www.ccn.com/monero-declares-war-asic-manufacturers/

Monero Declares War on ASIC Manufacturers


2018.2.14
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/amp/technology-43056744

Crypto-currency craze 'hinders search for alien life'


2018.2.8
http://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-43003740

Russian nuclear scientists arrested for 'Bitcoin mining plot'


2018.2.8
https://yro.slashdot.org/story/18/02/08/0536204/attackers-drain-cpu-power-from-water-utility-plant-in-cryptojacking-attack?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

Attackers Drain CPU Power From Water Utility Plant In Cryptojacking Attack


2018.2.7
https://news.slashdot.org/story/18/02/07/166205/twitter-bans-notorious-bitfinex-and-tether-critic-bitfinexed?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

Twitter Bans Notorious Bitfinex and Tether Critic Bitfinex'ed


2018.2.6
https://yro.slashdot.org/story/18/02/06/0044243/man-sues-t-mobile-for-allegedly-failing-to-stop-hackers-from-stealing-his-cryptocurrency?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

Man Sues T-Mobile For Allegedly Failing To Stop Hackers From Stealing His Cryptocurrency


2018.2.6
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/kzpqzz/heres-the-solution-to-the-3-year-old-dollar50000-bitcoin-puzzle

Here’s the Solution to the 3-Year-Old, $50,000 Bitcoin Puzzle - Motherboard spoke with the person who solved ‘The Legend of Satoshi Nakamoto’ and won over $50,000.


2018.2.1
https://news.slashdot.org/story/18/02/01/142242/india-vows-to-eliminate-use-of-cryptocurrencies-in-the-country?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

India Vows To Eliminate Use of Cryptocurrencies in the Country


2018.2.1
https://news.slashdot.org/story/18/02/01/142242/india-vows-to-eliminate-use-of-cryptocurrencies-in-the-country?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

India Vows To Eliminate Use of Cryptocurrencies in the Country


2018.1.30
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-30/crypto-exchange-bitfinex-tether-said-to-get-subpoenaed-by-cftc

U.S. Regulators Subpoena Crypto Exchange Bitfinex, Tether


2018.1.29
https://www.cnbc.com/2018/01/30/sec-halts-one-of-the-largest-icos-ever.html

SEC halts one of the largest 'ICOs' ever as it wades deeper into the murky world of cryptocurrency offerings


2018.1.29
https://twitter.com/thelateempire/status/957527371221028865

a shitcoin startup called Prodeum just exitscammed with millions of investor dollars and left them the following message on their site


2018.1.26
https://www.wired.com/story/bitcoin-drug-deals-silk-road-blockchain/

YOUR SLOPPY BITCOIN DRUG DEALS WILL HAUNT YOU FOR YEARS


2018.1.24
https://www.theguardian.com/music/shortcuts/2018/jan/24/from-bust-to-boom-how-50-cent-became-an-accidental-bitcoin-millionaire

From bust to boom: how 50 Cent became an accidental bitcoin millionaire - The rapper let fans pay for a 2014 album in the cryptocurrency. Now, its value has soared – and the once bankrupt musician has made almost $8m


2018.1.21
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-23/bitcoin-may-split-50-times-in-2018-as-forking-craze-accelerates

Bitcoin May Split 50 Times in 2018 as Forking Craze Accelerates


2018.1.21
https://www.reuters.com/article/us-ico-ernst-young/more-than-10-percent-of-3-7-billion-raised-in-icos-has-been-stolen-ernst-young-idUSKBN1FB1MZ

More than 10 percent of $3.7 billion raised in ICOs has been stolen: Ernst & Young


2018.1.21
https://www.buzzfeed.com/ryanmac/heres-how-scammers-are-using-fake-news-to-screw-with-bitcoin?utm_term=.ogbbzrgDjN#.qqlyJP07Kq

Here’s How Scammers Are Using Fake News To Screw With Bitcoin Investors


2018.1.21
https://thenextweb.com/syndication/2018/01/21/bitcoin-future-will-always-end-centralization/

Why a Bitcoin future will always end up in centralization


2018.1.17
https://techcrunch.com/2018/01/15/a-modest-proposal-for-ethereum-programming/

A modest primer for Ethereum programming


2018.1.17
https://news.slashdot.org/story/18/01/17/1647224/bitcoin-watchers-running-out-of-explanations-blame-slump-on-moon?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

Bitcoin Watchers Running Out of Explanations Blame Slump on Moon


2018.1.16
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/16/magazine/beyond-the-bitcoin-bubble.html

Beyond the Bitcoin Bubble - Yes, it’s driven by greed — but the mania for cryptocurrency could wind up building something much more important than wealth.


2018.1.16
https://adexchanger.com/online-advertising/still-blocks-blockchain-ad-tech-hopes-race-year/

Still On The Blocks, But Blockchain Ad Tech Hopes To Race This Year


2018.1.15
https://news.slashdot.org/story/18/01/15/0059231/hackers-hijack-dns-for-lumens-cryptocurrency-site-blackwallet-steal-400000?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

Hackers Hijack DNS For Lumens Cryptocurrency Site 'BlackWallet', Steal $400,000


2018.1.15
https://www.nytimes.com/2018/01/13/style/bitcoin-millionaires.html?_r=0

Crypto: Everyone Is Getting Hilariously Rich and Youre Not


2018.1.12
https://www.reddit.com/r/garlicoin/comments/7pyj3n/if_this_post_gets_10000_upvotes_i_will_release/

If this post gets 10,000 upvotes, I will release the garlicoin official launch date today. - Yes there is now a garlic bread crypto currency. Will it give Doge a run for its money?


2018.1.12
https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/9kng57/dogecoin-my-joke-cryptocurrency-hit-2-billion-jackson-palmer-opinion

My Joke Cryptocurrency Hit $2 Billion and Something Is Very Wrong - Dogecoin's inventor looks to the past for insight into the future.


2018.1.12
https://www.theverge.com/2018/1/12/16882378/japan-jpop-band-virtual-currency-girls-kasotsuka-shojo-cryptocurrency

Japan has a new cryptocurrency-themed J-pop band - Each girl in the group represents a different type of crypto


2018.1.12
https://krebsonsecurity.com/2018/01/website-glitch-let-me-overstock-my-coinbase/

Website Glitch Let Me Overstock My Coinbase


2018.1.11
https://entertainment.slashdot.org/story/18/01/11/142223/bitcoin-conference-stops-accepting-btc-due-to-high-fees?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

Bitcoin Conference Stops Accepting BTC Due To High Fees


2018.1.10
https://legalfling.io/

LegalFling is the first blockchain based app to verify explicit consent before having sex. With LegalFling we change the #metoo's into #iFling's. - Wow....


2018.1.10
https://www.reddit.com/r/CryptoCurrency/comments/7pgh7u/ive_made_over_500k_in_crypto_here_are_some_good/

I've made over $500K in crypto. Here are some good resources and advice, especially for the new investors coming in. [r/cryptocurrency]


2018.1.9
https://news.slashdot.org/story/18/01/09/2054251/a-crypto-website-changes-its-data-and-100-billion-in-market-value-vanishes?utm_source=rss1.0mainlinkanon&utm_medium=feed

A Crypto Website Changes Its Data, and $100 Billion in Market Value Vanishes


2018.1.9
https://techcrunch.com/2018/01/09/kodak-announces-ico-stock-jumps-44/?ncid=mobilenavtrend

NKodak announces ICO, stock jumps 44% - Not sure if these headlines will ever get old.


2018.1.8
https://techcrunch.com/2018/01/08/telegram-open-network/

Telegram plans multi-billion dollar ICO for chat cryptocurrency


2018.1.8
https://techcrunch.com/2018/01/07/the-cryptocurrency-bubble-is-strangling-innovation/

The cryptocurrency bubble is strangling innovation - For the record, I don't think it is, but there are some nice thoughts here regardless.


2018.1.7
https://www.ssb.texas.gov/sites/default/files/BitConnect_ENF-18-CDO-1754.pdf

Texas state securities serves Bitconnect an emergency cease & desist order


2018.1.5
https://www.citylab.com/life/2018/01/bitcoin-in-your-bodega/549761/

Bitcoin Is Coming to Your Bodega - I like this quote at the bottom of the article: "After just a few minutes in the 545 Deli on a recent evening, a pair of young African-American men came in to deposit $1. The machine told them to insert $2."


2018.1.4
https://twitter.com/brian_armstrong/status/948996330952654848

Coinbase CEO: We haven't made any decisions to add new assets to Coinbase or GDAX at this time. Any statement to the contrary is untrue. Be careful what you believe out there!


2018.1.4
https://techcrunch.com/2018/01/04/ethereum-breaks-new-record-by-reaching-1000-for-the-first-time/

Ethereum breaks new record by reaching $1,000 for the first time.


2018.1.2
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2018-01-02/criminal-underworld-is-dropping-bitcoin-for-another-currency

The Criminal Underworld Is Dropping Bitcoin for Another Currency - Hint: it's Monero


2018.1.3
https://www.wired.com/story/is-your-startup-stalled-pivot-to-blockchain/

IS YOUR STARTUP STALLED? PIVOT TO BLOCKCHAIN


2018.1.2
https://www.reddit.com/r/ethereum/comments/7nqcfx/caution_remember_to_set_the_gas_limit_and_gas/

Caution. Remember to set the gas limit and gas price correctly. Someone just spent $2.5k on fees and moved nothing.


2018.1.2
hhttps://blog.ethereum.org/2018/01/02/ethereum-scalability-research-development-subsidy-programs/

Ethereum scalability research and development subsidy programs - Vitalik Buterin announces a grant program for folks who want to tackle blockchain sacalbility.


2018.1.2
https://boingboing.net/2018/01/02/hooters-stock-price-jumps-50.html

Hooters stock price jumps 50% when company says the word "blockchain".


2018.1.2
http://markets.businessinsider.com/news/stocks/ripple-xrp-co-founder-chris-larsen-worth-37-billion-2018-1-1012408621

Ripple's co-founder is one of the world's richest people after XRP's 37,000% rise.


2018.1.2
http://notes.eth.sg/MYEwhswJwMzAtADgCwEYBM9kAYBGJ4wBTETKdGZdXAVmRvUQDYg=?view

Alpha Casper FFG Testnet Instructions - [Ethereum]


2018.1.2
http://money.cnn.com/2018/01/02/investing/bitcoin-finance-top-quotes/index.html

Bitcoin mania: What the big names of finance are saying


2018.1.1
https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/29/financial-technology-startups-emerged-as-serious-challengers-to-financial-services-in-2017/

Financial technology startups emerged as serious challengers to financial services in 2017


2017.12.29
http://nautil.us/blog/-how-classical-cryptography-will-survive-quantum-computers

How Classical Cryptography Will Survive Quantum Computers


2017.12.29
http://www.bbc.com/news/business-42505261

Exmo Bitcoin exchange manager kidnapped in Kiev


2017.12.29
https://www.wired.com/story/cryptojacking-has-gotten-out-of-control/

CRYPTOJACKING HAS GOTTEN OUT OF CONTROL


2017.12.28
http://www.businessinsider.com/ethereum-founder-threatens-to-leave-if-the-crypto-community-doesnt-grow-up-2017-12

'Heed these words of warning:' Ethereum founder threatens to leave if the crypto community doesn't grow up - Vitalik Buterin talks some sense.


2017.12.28
https://www.thedailybeast.com/where-did-wikileaks-dollar25-million-bitcoin-fortune-go

Where Did WikiLeaks’ $25 Million Bitcoin Fortune Go? Julian Assange was an early adopter of cryptocurrency donations. So where is the ‘transparency organization’ spending the fortune that the public blockchain indicates it has?


2017.12.27
https://t.me/BitcoinBravado/791

Many of you have no doubt started to hear whispers around the community that B2X (the previously cancelled Hard Fork) is back on. - A note on caveat emptor.


2017.12.27
https://twitter.com/officialmcafee/status/946154726307127298

John McAfee: "Urgent: My account was hacked. Twitter has been notified. The coin of the day tweet was not me. As you all know... I am not doing a coin of the day anymore!!!!"


2017.12.27
https://lhartikk.github.io/

Naivecoin: a tutorial for building a cryptocurrency


2017.12.27
https://thenextweb.com/hardfork/2017/12/25/cryptocurrency-miner-ethereum-heater/

We used a cryptocurrency miner as a heater this winter and it really worked.


2017.12.27
https://www.youtube.com/watch?time_continue=325&v=JgZkqcGb2zA

Dogecoin + Ethereum- Together At Last! - Listen to what the guy working on the Doge <> ETH two-way peg has to say. Dogecoin is perhaps a meme among nerds gone way too far, but it's exciting to see just how far talented engineers can push their passions.


2017.12.26
https://romanorac.github.io/cryptocurrency/analysis/2017/12/25/cryptocurrency-analysis-with-python-part2.html

Cryptocurrency Analysis with Python - Buy and Hold - I'd say you can take the findings here with a grain of salt, but it's a pretty nice look into data analysis with Python.


2017.12.26
https://finance.yahoo.com/news/former-fdic-chair-sheila-bair-shouldnt-ban-bitcoin-141019569.html

Former FDIC Chair: Why we shouldn't ban bitcoin


2017.12.25
https://www.reddit.com/r/ethereum/comments/7lx1do/a_christmas_mystery_sweepers_and_zero_gas_price/

A Christmas Mystery: sweepers and zero gas price transactions - A great writeup that offers a true glimpse into the wild west of brainwallet thievery.


2017.12.24
https://gems.org/

Gems - Decentralized Mechanical Turk on the Blockchain - A project I'd love to see come to fruition, but I'm curious to see how participation will ultimately be incentivized in a world where everyone just wants hodl.


2017.12.24
https://medium.com/crypto-currently/the-anatomy-of-erc721-e9db77abfc24

The Anatomy of ERC721 - Understanding Non-Fungible Ethereum Tokens


2017.12.24
http://www.businessinsider.com/morgan-stanley-on-bitcoin-value-2017-12

Morgan Stanley says the true price of bitcoin might be zero - It's interesting to see how drastically the media's messaging changes when Bitcoin undergoes a normal correction.


2017.12.23
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1qjHNFf5p8

Tezos dev update, 2017-12-22 - Yes, we are a day behind on this one :)


2017.12.22
https://arstechnica.com/information-technology/2017/12/currency-mining-android-malware-is-so-aggressive-it-can-physically-harm-phones/

Currency-mining Android malware is so aggressive it can physically harm phones.


2017.12.21
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/21/technology/bitcoin-blockchain-stock-market.html

The Can’t-Lose Way for Your Business to Pop: Add Bitcoin to Its Name - Businesses previously focused on making fitness apparel, cigars and beverages have rebranded themselves into virtual currency or blockchain companies.


2017.12.21
https://www.wsj.com/articles/a-million-dollar-bet-that-bitcoin-will-hit-50-000-1513809578

A Million-Dollar Bet That Bitcoin Will Hit $50,000 - Trader or traders used bitcoin call options expiring next December to make the bullish bets - Interesting comments in the Hacker News Discussion as well. See the link below.


2017.12.21
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=15975997

Call options used to bet that Bitcoin will go over $50K next year


2017.12.21
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-21/tax-free-bitcoin-to-ether-trading-in-u-s-to-end-under-gop-plan

Tax-Free Bitcoin-to-Ether Trading in U.S. to End Under GOP Plan


2017.12.20
https://twitter.com/officialmcafee/status/943630578364112898

Beginning tomorrow, I will each day talk about a unique altcoin. Most of the 2,000 coins are trash or scams. I've read every white paper. The few I'm connected to I will tell you. The rest I have no position in. These coins will change the world. You can support that change


2017.12.20
https://www.marketwatch.com/story/this-professional-dominatrix-made-men-mine-1-million-in-cryptocurrency-for-her-2017-12-20

This dominatrix makes men mine cryptocurrency for her — and she now has over $1 million


2017.12.20
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-42425857

Bitcoin Cash deals frozen as insider trading is probed


2017.12.20
https://www.reddit.com/r/litecoin/comments/7kzw6q/litecoin_price_tweets_and_conflict_of_interest/

Litecoin price, tweets, and conflict of interest - Litecoin founder's announcement on reddit that he has sold off all of his LTC!


2017.12.19
https://www.nytimes.com/2017/12/19/technology/bitcoin-winklevoss-twins.html

How the Winklevoss Twins Found Vindication in a Bitcoin Fortune - The virtual currency stockpile that Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss began amassing in 2012 is now worth around $1.65 billion. They have no plans to sell.


2017.12.19
https://hashnode.com/post/how-to-build-your-own-ethereum-based-erc20-token-and-launch-an-ico-in-next-20-minutes-cjbcpwzec01c93awtbij90uzn

How to build your own Ethereum based ERC20 Token and launch an ICO in next 20 minutes


2017.12.19
http://www.bbc.com/news/technology-42409815

Bitcoin exchange Youbit shuts down after second hack attack


2017.12.19
https://medium.com/e-residency-blog/were-planning-to-launch-estcoin-and-that-s-only-the-start-310aba7f3790

We’re planning to launch estcoin — and that’s only the start


2017.12.19
https://themerkle.com/venezuela-will-force-bitcoin-miners-to-register-with-the-government/

Venezuela Will Force Bitcoin Miners to Register With the Government


2017.12.19
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-18/fintech-mircocap-stock-jumps-2-400-after-touting-crypto-link

A Small Fintech Stock Surged 2,600% in a Week After Announcing It’s a Crypto Company


2017.12.19
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-18/short-seller-says-naive-bitcoin-traders-open-a-pathway-to-profit

Short Seller Says Naive Bitcoin Traders Open a Pathway to Profit


2017.12.18
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-17/

Bitcoin Takes Bigger Wall Street Stage With Smooth CME Debut


2017.12.18
https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=15948489

Why you can’t cash out part 1: Bitcoin’s “price” is largely fictional (davidgerard.co.uk) - An interesting discussion following an article about Bitcoin's liquidity.


2017.12.18
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-12/

A Putin Aide Is Eyeing Cryptocurrencies to Beat Sanctions


2017.12.18
https://techcrunch.com/2017/12/18/an-hard-look-at-token-sale-mania-by-an-true-insider/

A hard look at token sale mania by a true insider


2017.12.18
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-18/bitcoin-climbs-as-futures-debut-fails-to-ignite-attack-by-shorts

Bitcoin Climbs as Futures Debut Fails to Incite Attack by Shorts


2017.12.18
http://www.bzarg.com/p/what-bitcoin-shows-us-about-how-money-works/

What Bitcoin Shows Us About How Money Works


2017.12.18
https://boingboing.net/2017/12/18/bitcoin-philanthropist-donated.html

Bitcoin philanthropist donated $1 million to psychedelics research


2017.12.18
https://www.bloomberg.com/news/articles/2017-12-18/fintech-mircocap-stock-jumps-2-400-after-touting-crypto-link

A Small Fintech Stock Surged 2,400% in a Week After Announcing It’s a Crypto Company