John McAfee

McAfee Catches Heat After Welshing On Famous Bitcoin Bet

</header> <strong>Many bold predictions about bitcoin’s price have been made over the years, but tech entrepreneur John McAfee’s 2017 claim that <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/BTC” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>BTC</a> would reach $1 million before the end of 2020 garnered more column inches than any other. This is because he promised to, ahem, consume his own manhood – …

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John McAfee Plans to Tokenize All 535 Members of US Congress

</header> <strong>On Saturday, the notorious John McAfee revealed a new project he’s launching that aims to tokenize all 535 members of U.S. Congress in order to sell them on the open market. McAfee said that the U.S. representative tokens will be listed on his exchange McAfeedex so people can find out what their “representative is …

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Worst Bitcoin Price Prediction of 2019

To prophesize is a natural human tendency. Humanity applauds those who make the right prediction and also love to hate on people when they miss the mark, especially by ridiculously large amounts. For many years, the crypto industry has been prone to high fluctuations and volatility. Nobody can actually predict what will unfold in the …

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Ethereum Proponent Virgil Griffith Deemed a Flight Risk, Judge Denies Bail

</header> <strong>U.S. law enforcement filed in November criminal charges against Ethereum researcher Virgil Griffith because he traveled to North Korea and taught “his audience how to use blockchain technology.” Griffith was arrested on Thanksgiving Day and has been forced to remain in prison the whole time. On Dec. 26, SDNY Magistrate Judge Barbara Moses refused …

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Only 375 Days Left for McAfee’s $1M Bitcoin Price Wager

</header> <strong>As the end of 2019 approaches, it means there will be one year left for John McAfee’s infamous wager that said the price per bitcoin would “reach $1,000,000 before the end of 2020.” If the forecast doesn’t come to fruition, he said that he would eat his family jewels on television. At the moment, …

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John McAfee: Authorities Should Not Expect Crypto Firms to Stop Crypto Crimes

John McAfee said that it is not the responsibility of cryptocurrency firms to help prevent crypto use in crime. McAfee delivered his remarks in an interview with Washington D.C.-based news agency The Hill on Nov. 11. McAfee argued that authorities should not require cryptocurrency companies and trading platforms to help them control digital currency use …

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As Crypto Exchanges Exit the US, Which Trading Platforms Will Enter the Breach?

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>The U.S. remains a challenging environment for centralized cryptocurrency exchanges, with major players significantly scaling back their operations and others heading for the door. The most recent casualty of America’s stringent regulatory climate is one time market-leader Poloniex, which has “spun out” from parent company Circle, spinning out of the U.S. market …

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McAfee Envisions DEX in a World Where Crypto Won’t Be Traded for Fiat

</header> <strong>In a recent video posted to Twitter. John McAfee states: “Imagine a world…where fiat currency is diminishing in importance.” Instead of pointing to the adoption of crypto by big money interests, the rogue politician and radical bitcoin proponent talks of a complete flip, where users won’t need to exchange their cryptocurrencies for fiat. Crypto …

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McAfee to Launch Decentralized Token Exchange With No Restrictions

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>On the heels of launching his crypto platform, McAfee Magic, the former antivirus software tycoon John McAfee plans to launch a distributed exchange on Monday, October 7. ‘McAfeedex’ will run on the Ethereum blockchain and McAfee insists the exchange will have no restrictions.</strong> Also Read: Protesters Wield Tools of Freedom as Hong …

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Market Outlook: A Few Cryptocurrencies Rebound While Fear Grips Central Banks

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>In the last 48 hours, digital currency markets have rebounded after some bearish price dips last week. After losing $35 billion in a short period of time, most crypto markets have been gradually healing and the overall market valuation of the cryptoconomy has clawed back at least 50-60% of the losses.</strong> Also …

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