Bitcoin hits record high after developers call off plans to split digital currency

  • Bitcoin jumped Wednesday after the developers behind an upcoming split in the digital currency through an upgrade called SegWit2x announced they were suspending plans for the upgrade.
  • The SegWit2x upgrade was scheduled to take effect around November 16 in an effort to increase the speed and cost of bitcoin transactions.
  • Bitcoin in the last 24 hours – – “Our goal has always been a smooth upgrade for Bitcoin,” a group of leaders in bitcoin development told members of the SegWit2x mailing list Wednesday.
  • As fees rise for bitcoin transactions, the developers said they hoped the digital currency community could find agreement on how to solve the problem.
  • The statement ended with the names of six major figures in the bitcoin business community: – – For most of this year, investors have had a negative view on bitcoin splits out of uncertainty over the digital currency’s future.

Bitcoin jumps to all-time high after developers behind an upcoming split in the digital currency through an upgrade say they’re suspending it.
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Bitcoin hits record high after developers call off plans to split digital currency

#Bitcoin jumps to fresh record after developers call off plans to split digital currency.

  • Bitcoin jumped Wednesday after the developers behind an upcoming split in the digital currency through an upgrade called SegWit2x announced they were suspending plans for the upgrade.
  • The SegWit2x upgrade was scheduled to take effect around November 16 in an effort to increase the speed and cost of bitcoin transactions.
  • Bitcoin in the last 24 hours – – “Our goal has always been a smooth upgrade for Bitcoin,” a group of leaders in bitcoin development told members of the SegWit2x mailing list Wednesday.
  • As fees rise for bitcoin transactions, the developers said they hoped the digital currency community could find agreement on how to solve the problem.
  • The statement ended with the names of six major figures in the bitcoin business community: – – For most of this year, investors have had a negative view on bitcoin splits out of uncertainty over the digital currency’s future.

Bitcoin jumps to all-time high after developers behind an upcoming split in the digital currency through an upgrade say they’re suspending it.
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Digital Currency and Anti-Piracy: The Co-founder of Rhovit Is Now Revolutionizing The Way Content Creators Protect Their Work and Make Profits

  • From starting and selling his first company before the age of 21 to becoming the co-founder and CEO of Rhovit, a startup tech company, this innovator and creative has a platform that could change the way an entire industry markets, sells and makes money.
  • Realizing that there had to be a better way is really what drove me into tech, and creating a platform that benefited creators like myself.
  • I understand that you began your first company when you were only 14, correct?
  • A lot of careers you can see your goal and know that you have to complete X, Y and Z to reach it.
  • The difference when you branch out on your own is you may have no idea what X, Y and Z are, so you’re constantly figuring out and adjusting.

From starting and selling his first company before the age of 21 to becoming the co-founder and CEO of Rhovit, a startup tech company, this innovator and…
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An Elaborate Darknet Phishing Scam Is the Top Google Result for Basic Bitcoin Tutorials

  • As far as online scams designed to steal money and information go, a site called darknetmarkets.org is very impressive and equally scary—not least because Google is currently serving it as a top search result for Bitcoin for all intents and purposes, is a “real” website.
  • A sidebar contains links to the “top” sites to buy drugs on the darknet.
  • CompariTech, a site that reviews and compares information security products, spotted the scam first and wrote up a blog post laying out their findings on Wednesday.
  • Motherboard independently verified that several links on the site take users to sites that appear legitimate but have different URLs than the real versions and are stylistically out of date.
  • Munson speculated that the site may be getting linked to by legitimate sites that don’t realize it’s a phishing scam, which may lead to the site being valued by Google’s search algorithm.

“This is probably the best phishing scam I’ve ever seen.”
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An Elaborate Darknet Phishing Scam Is the Top Google Result for Basic Bitcoin Tutorials

  • As far as online scams designed to steal money and information go, a site called darknetmarkets.org is very impressive and equally scary—not least because Google is currently serving it as a top search result for Bitcoin for all intents and purposes, is a “real” website.
  • A sidebar contains links to the “top” sites to buy drugs on the darknet.
  • CompariTech, a site that reviews and compares information security products, spotted the scam first and wrote up a blog post laying out their findings on Wednesday.
  • Motherboard independently verified that several links on the site take users to sites that appear legitimate but have different URLs than the real versions and are stylistically out of date.
  • Munson speculated that the site may be getting linked to by legitimate sites that don’t realize it’s a phishing scam, which may lead to the site being valued by Google’s search algorithm.

“This is probably the best phishing scam I’ve ever seen.”
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10 Bitcoin Wallet Apps You Should Consider Using Today

  • For anyone wanting to begin their foray into this form of peer-to-peer transaction, which offers anonymity while simultaneously cutting out banks and other traditional third party financial entities, the first step is getting a Bitcoin wallet.
  • Bitcoins are stored in a digital wallet, stored in the cloud or on your personal computer, which act like a bank account, letting you pay or exchange Bitcoins.
  • It allows for cold-storage integrations with hardware Bitcoin wallets like Trezor or KeepKey, and has a unique feature to help manage your private keys as well as a secret number that allows Bitcoins to be spent.
  • This multi-signature technology allows Bitcoin wallets to be controlled by multiple private keys and users.
  • Bitcoin Wallet is the first mobile Bitcoin app.

If you’re into the future of digital payment, you’ve probably already heard of the cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. While Bitcoin is now incredibly difficult to …
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10 Bitcoin Wallet Apps You Should Consider Using Today

  • For anyone wanting to begin their foray into this form of peer-to-peer transaction, which offers anonymity while simultaneously cutting out banks and other traditional third party financial entities, the first step is getting a Bitcoin wallet.
  • Bitcoins are stored in a digital wallet, stored in the cloud or on your personal computer, which act like a bank account, letting you pay or exchange Bitcoins.
  • It allows for cold-storage integrations with hardware Bitcoin wallets like Trezor or KeepKey, and has a unique feature to help manage your private keys as well as a secret number that allows Bitcoins to be spent.
  • This multi-signature technology allows Bitcoin wallets to be controlled by multiple private keys and users.
  • Bitcoin Wallet is the first mobile Bitcoin app.

If you’re into the future of digital payment, you’ve probably already heard of the cryptocurrency, Bitcoin. While Bitcoin is now incredibly difficult to …
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