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Google mocks cryptocurrency as 'not real' in Call Screen ad

Google thinks your crypto is a joke.   The search and advertising giant released a new tool on Tuesday known as Call Screen, which helps Pixel owners screen unwanted calls. In a seemingly out of place move, the company used the product's
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Sikur turned a Sony smartphone into a cryptocurrency vault

If you need to carry a substantial amount of cryptocurrency on you at all times, but you just don't trust the average smartphone, a company called Sikur might have a solution.  On Wednesday, Sikur launched the SIKURPhone, a customized variant
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Now any idiot can apply to list their altcoin on Coinbase

Bring on the altcoin spring. Cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase teased an opening of the shitcoin floodgates today with an announcement that it will allow issuers of obscure altcoins, tokens, and even digital collectables like CryptoKitties to
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Cryptocurrency exchange claimed it was 'practically impossible' to hack. It was hacked.

I guess we shouldn't be all that surprised. But still, they did say it would be practically impossible.  The Japan-based cryptocurrency exchange Zaif suffered a major hack last week. It issued a statement on Thursday stating that approximately
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Someone is using a cancelled TV show's verified Twitter account to promote a cryptocurrency scam

An apparent hacker has been using a discontinued TV show's verified Twitter account to promote a cryptocurrency scam. A nefarious Twitter user appears to have gained access to the official @AlmostHumanFOX account, and has been tweeting from the
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Akon launches a cryptocurrency that's called, wait for it, AKoin

Cryptocurrency has had its fair share of celebrity backers. While the likes of Steven Seagal have merely become ambassadors for these outfits, "Smack That" singer Akon is coming out with his own cryptocurrency which plays on his name: AKoin. SEE
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In huge win for cryptocurrency, SEC says bitcoin and ether aren't securities

The world of cryptocurrency just got some much needed good news.  With the prices of bitcoin and ether on a steady downward trend, the Securities and Exchange Commission today provided hodlers with a flash of hope: Neither of the
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Coinbase's cryptocurrency index fund opens its door to U.S. investors

In March, cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase announced it would be launching an index fund for cryptocurrencies, allowing investors to effortlessly buy a basket of coins traded on Coinbase's exchange GDAX, recently rebranded to Coinbase Pro.  Now
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Coinbase is adding Ethereum Classic to its exchange

New cryptocurrencies get added to crypto-exchanges all the time, but when Coinbase adds one, it's news.  Coinbase, the largest U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange, has only supported four coins so far: Bitcoin, Ethereum, Litecoin, and Bitcoin
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Bitcoin and Ethereum plummet after Coinrail hack

The prices of Bitcoin, Ethereum, and all other major cryptocurrencies have experienced big drops in the last 24 hours, following the news that South Korean cryptocurrency exchange Coinrail has been hacked.  In a statement on its website Monday

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