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New Report Finds North Korean Mining of XMR Increased Tenfold in 2019, Online Activity 300%

</header> <strong>A report published by cybersecurity organization Insikt Group claims internet use in North Korea has grown significantly in the past three years. The group cites a “300% increase in the volume of activity to and from North Korean networks since 2017,” and part of this activity involves monero (<a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/XMR” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>XMR</a>) …

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White House Market Wants to Become the Darknet’s Toughest DNM

</header> <strong>White House Market (WHM) is an ultra-secure darknet market (DNM). It disallows Javascript, enforces PGP throughout, admins key sign every 72 hours, and only accepts monero (<a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/XMR” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener noreferrer”>XMR</a>). It might be the darknet’s most private market. But do its vendors deliver? News.Bitcoin.com dusted down some <a class=”lar-automated-link” href=”https://markets.bitcoin.com/crypto/XMR” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener …

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PR: PayKassa.pro Launches Multifunctional Payment Aggregator

</header> <small><i>This is a paid press release, which contains forward looking statements, and should be treated as advertising or promotional material. Bitcoin.com is not responsible for or liable for any content, accuracy or quality within the press release.</i></small> We can state boldly today that cryptocurrencies will be in great demand in the future, as the …

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IRS Agents Propose Draconian Tactics to Investigate Bitcoin Users

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>A recently published U.S. Internal Revenue Service (IRS) slide describes alarming recommendations on how tax agents should deal with digital currency users who are not paying taxes. The slide recommends that agents question crypto users’ friends and family, comb through social media posts and issue subpoenas to make sure U.S. residents are …

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7 Darknet Markets Where Your Cryptocurrency Is Welcome

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Whether you’re a Store of Value advocate or a Medium of Exchange purveyor, every bitcoiner ought to spend a little crypto from time to time. Consider it as paying it forward, spreading the love, fostering adoption or simply treating yourself. And where better to send your spare satoshis than the darknet, where …

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Darknet Buyers Flock to Wall Street as Dream Winds Down

<strong>As the darknet’s largest market prepares to wind down, its second largest is taking the strain. When Dream closes for good at the end of April, Wall Street will become the largest darknet market (DNM), at least until Dream’s successor launches and can prove its legitimacy. Paranoia has pervaded the darknet in recent weeks amidst …

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Mineable Cryptocurrencies Are Far More Valuable Than Non-Mineable Coins

<strong>There are 2,121 digital currencies tracked on market websites with a net valuation of around $140 billion. Statistics for the end of Q1 2019 show mineable digital assets to be the most valuable cryptocurrencies on the market today, with the top eight mineable coins representing 68 percent of the entire cryptoconomy.</strong> Also read: Bitcoin and …

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In the Daily: Monero Upgrade, Revolut Auto Exchange, SETL Administration

<strong>In this edition of The Daily we cover the latest protocol upgrade to privacy coin monero (XMR), a new feature for traders using Revolut, and the blockchain-based corporate settlements platform SETL appointing administrators for the business.<br></strong> Also Read: Online Bank Swissquote to Add Crypto Custodial Services Monero Undergoes Protocol Upgrade The Monero development team has …

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New Freelancing Platform Supports 12 Different Cryptocurrencies

<strong>There’s a new freelancing platform called Freelance for Coins that provides users with the ability to publish offers and bids for cryptocurrencies. In order to help facilitate deals between users, the service not only allows people to publish their bids and offers, but also provides them with a messenger for chatting. It also enables crypto …

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Report Claims 85% of the Monero Network Dominated by ASIC Miners

<header class=”article__header”> </header> <strong>Over the last few years, certain cryptocurrency networks have tried to block ASIC mining with many fruitless attempts to forge ASIC-resistant protocols. Multiple cryptocurrency developers have attempted to brick ASIC miners, but with scant success. A perfect example is the privacy-centric digital currency Monero, a project that has tried to fork the …

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