American trading-communications firm IPC Systems has partnered with enterprise blockchain software consortium R3, according to a press release shared with Cointelegraph Dec. 3. Continue reading US Trading Technology Firm Partners With R3 Blockchain Consortium
Readers may remember the SamSam ransomware attack, which cost everyday computer users a total of at least $6 million in BTC, as reported back in August. Continue reading US Blacklists Bitcoin Addresses of Iranians Behind SamSam Ransomware
Great Lakes Science Center, a large museum and educational facility in downtown Cleveland, Ohio, will begin accepting Bitcoin as a payment method beginning November 13. Kirsten Ellenbogen, the CEO of Great Lakes Science Center, said that the institution decided to accept crypto to facilitate the growth of the local blockchain ecosystem. Continue reading Major US Museum Now Takes Crypto Payments
ShapeShift CEO Erik Voorhees has said that the growing debt of the US, which hovers at around $21.7 trillion as of November, will inevitably cause a big spike in crypto.
“When the next global financial crisis occurs, and the world realizes organizations with $20 trillion in debt can’t possibly ever pay it back and thus must print it instead, and thus fiat is doomed. Watch what happens to crypto.” Continue reading $20 Trillion US Debt Will Inevitably Lead to Big Crypto Boom
Best Bitcoin deals going on auction in November 2018
The US Marshals Service (USMS), the oldest law enforcement agency in the United States is gearing up to auction some 660 Bitcoins worth $4,220,040 (Over 4 billion) at current cryptocurrency prices in November 2018.
The cryptocurrency being auctioned relates to forfeitures from various federal criminal, civil and administrative cases registered at the USMS. Continue reading US Marshals Service (USMS) to auction some 660 Bitcoins worth $4,220,040