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Florida police obtain Alexa recordings in murder investigation

Sponsored Links Nathan Ingraham/Engadget Police have once again obtained Alexa voice recordings as part of an investigation, although they’re not necessarily expecting a treasure trove of information this time around. Law enforcement in Hallandale Beach, Florida has used a search warrant to collect Alexa recordings from two Echo Dots as part of a murder case. …

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‘Gold-Backed’ Crypto Token’s Promoter Investigated by Florida Regulators

The Takeaway Florida regulators are investigating Karatbars, a German company that’s been promoting a token tied to a Miami “crypto bank” without any banking license in the state. Karatbars previously issued a cryptocurrency purportedly backed by gold, but CoinDesk has been unable to verify the existence of the mine the company says produced the gold. …

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Craig Wright to Challenge Judge’s Ruling in the Billion-Dollar Lawsuit

</header> <strong>Craig Wright is looking to challenge Judge Reinhart’s decision and has asked the court for an extension of time in order to dispute the August 27 ruling. Wright was recently instructed to distribute 50% of his <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> holdings allegedly mined before 2014 and intellectual property (IP) to the Kleiman …

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Craig Wright Challenges Court Order Requiring Him to Pay 500K Bitcoin

Self-proclaimed creator of Bitcoin (BTC) Craig Wright wants to challenge a recent court order requiring him to pay 500,000 Bitcoins to the Kleiman estate. Reinhardt did not have power to enter the order, Wright says On Aug. 30, Wright’s attorney Andres Rivero filed a document with the United States District Court for the Southern District …

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Court Instructs Craig Wright to Distribute Billions to Plaintiffs

</header> <strong>On August 26, the self-proclaimed Bitcoin inventor, Craig Wright, was ordered by Southern District Court of Florida to distribute half of his <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> holdings and intellectual property assets from prior to 2014. According to the Kleiman estate attorney Vel Freedman, the family has waited a long time for the …

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Venezuelan Government Accused of Using Bitcoin to Bypass US Sanctions

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Nicolás Maduro and the United Socialist Party of Venezuela have been accused of circumventing financial blockades imposed by the U.S. government. According to local reports, Maduro’s regime evades sanctions with cryptocurrency alongside an airline application called Jetman Pay. Allegedly, Jetman Pay collects airline taxes from travelers who purchase tickets from Maiquetía International …

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US Elections Regulator Gives Tentative Go-Ahead to Campaign Token

The Federal Election Commission (FEC) has tentatively approved an ERC-20 token issued by Omar Reyes to use in an incentives program for his congressional campaign. The FEC reviewed the coin project in a draft advisory opinion on July 5. According to the draft letter, the FEC believes Reyes is within his rights to issue his …

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Experts Dissect Craig Wright’s ‘Satoshi’ Testimony and Court Documents

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Last week, Craig Wright, the man who claims he’s Satoshi Nakamoto, appeared in court and testified why he did not have access to his public bitcoin addresses and trust information. Since then a lot of new evidence has been submitted to the court and members of the crypto community have dissected Wright’s …

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Bitcoin ‘Inventor’ Craig Wright Claims He Can’t Access Coins in Court Testimony

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>On June 28, Craig Wright, the Australian native who claims to be Satoshi Nakamoto, spent the day in a Florida court battling with the Kleiman attorney. Wright became emotional when he told the court that he designed the network but didn’t like how it turned out. At one point he told the …

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Florida LAN: Someone clicks link, again, giving Key Biscayne ransomware

Enlarge / Key Biscayne, Florida, is the third Florida local government to get hit by ransomware within a month. Alicia Vera/Bloomberg via Getty Images A third Florida local government has reported that it has been struck by ransomware. Key Biscayne joins Lake City as a victim of Ryuk, a form of ransomware first spotted in …

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