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The Hidden Reason Behind Bitcoin’s Increasing Fees: Darknet Mixers

As Global Bitcoin Exchanges Suffer From Increased Use — Darknet Marketplaces Are Also Busier Than Ever As much as people don’t like to talk about it, bitcoin has been used widely across DNMs across the deep web for years. Many people believe the lion’s share of bitcoin transactions come from DNM sales. Since the inception of the first DNM — the Silk Road — illicit narcotic sales have increased exponentially. Furthermore, two years after the sentencing of the Silk Road operator there are more online marketplaces located on the deep web than ever…

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The Rise of Digital Money Has Exploded Since Bitcoin’s Creation

The Pre-Bitcoin Era and Satoshi’s Gift David Chaum and many other cryptographers helped pave the way for Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies. Since the beginning of the Internet’s early days, the concept of digital money has always intrigued the human race. When the world wide web really started to become popularized during the late eighties, and throughout the nineties, online privacy activists called cypherpunks began creating and envisioning digital currencies. David Chaum and many other well-known cryptographers helped pave the way for a technology like bitcoin. One of the first digital currencies…

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Scam Alert Round-Up: We Grow Bitcoin, Ethereumchamber and Ethereum Project

We Grow Bitcoin and Ethereum Project Promises Profits and Philantrophy Earlier this week New Zealand news outlet Newshub warned citizens against the pyramid scheme ‘We Grow Bitcoins’, which has attracted investments from over 1300 members internationally. We Grow Bitcoins encourages users to make a ‘donation’ of 0.01BTC and sign up 5 additional members to the company, each of whom ‘donate’ 0.01BTC to the referrer. Users are then encouraged to sign up more users and donate larger sums in exchange for promised monthly returns of up to 62 BTC. Predictably, members…

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