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Bitcoin () is a cryptocurrency invented in 2008 by an unknown person or group of people using the name Satoshi Nakamoto and started in 2009 when its implementation was released as open-source software.


Teens Arrested Over Twitter Bitcoin Hack [Video]

Teens Arrested Over Twitter Bitcoin Hack

Teens Arrested Over Twitter Bitcoin Hack

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Bitcoin Rallies Above $11,000 [Video]

Bitcoin Rallies Above $11,000

Bitcoin is on the upswing. The head of technical analysis at Oppenheimer suggests cryptocurrency is on the verge of a new uptrend. Bitcoin rallied to its highest level in nearly a year in late Monday..

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Barack Obama, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Others Targeted in Twitter Bitcoin Scam [Video]

Barack Obama, Bill Gates, Elon Musk and Others Targeted in Twitter Bitcoin Scam

On Wednesday, dozens of public figures' Twitter accounts displayed messages urging fans to send them Bitcoin and receive double the amount back.

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Twitter hack: Obama, Biden, Musk and Gates accounts reportedly breached in Bitcoin scam [Video]

Twitter hack: Obama, Biden, Musk and Gates accounts reportedly breached in Bitcoin scam

Twitter hack: Obama, Biden, Musk and Gates accounts reportedly breached in Bitcoin scam

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Barack Obama and Bill Gates accounts hacked in Bitcoin Twitter scam [Video]

Barack Obama and Bill Gates accounts hacked in Bitcoin Twitter scam

High-profile Twitter accounts, including those of Barack Obama, Elon Musk and Kanye West, have been hacked as part of a widespread cryptocurrency scam.The accounts, which have large Twitter followings,..

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Twitter accounts of Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Bill Gates hacked to run Bitcoin Scam [Video]

Twitter accounts of Joe Biden, Elon Musk, Bill Gates hacked to run Bitcoin Scam

A number of high profile Twitter accounts including that of US presidential hopeful Joe Biden, Tesla CEO Elon Musk, Microsoft Co-founder Bill Gates and of Apple were simultaneously hacked on Wednesday..

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Why You Might Want To Log Out Of Twitter, Like, Right Now [Video]

Why You Might Want To Log Out Of Twitter, Like, Right Now

Business Insider reports hackers linked to a cryptocurrency scam have broken into dozens of high-profile Twitter accounts. Among the known victims so far are Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos and presidential..

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What The Winklevoss Twins And Bitcoin Have In Common With 'Rocky' [Video]

What The Winklevoss Twins And Bitcoin Have In Common With 'Rocky'

Twin brothers Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss have long held that Mark Zuckerberg stole their idea for Facebook. Now, Gizmodo reports the pair are making a movie about themselves. The film is about how..

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Will Ripple price hit $0.25 after the Visa announcement?

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Bitcoin Explodes Past $10,000 For the First Time in Six Weeks: $50M Liquidated

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Bitcoin is back. Over the past few minutes, the asset has rocketed higher past $10,000 for the first time in approximately six weeks. At the local highs, the asset reached $10,150 — and slightly..
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New Delhi, July 25 (IANS) Ajey Nagar, who is popularly known as CarryMinati on YouTube, took to his official social media handle on Saturday to inform that his official handle was hacked and he..
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