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The Finance Prof. Who Says Bitcoin’s Going to ‘Bite The Dust’ Is Wrong

Kevin Dowd is a Professor of Finance and Economics in the Business School at Durham University, Northeast England, and the co-author of the 2015 paper “Bitcoin Will Bite the Dust,” along with market analyst and author, Martin Hutchinson, for the libertarian Cato Institute in Washington DC. Continue reading The Finance Prof. Who Says Bitcoin’s Going to ‘Bite The Dust’ Is Wrong

Bitcoin Investor Who Lost $1 Million: Crypto Still ‘a Force for Good’

A bitcoin investor who lost $1 million in the bear market still believes the original cryptocurrency is a “force for good.” However, Peter McCormack warns others to be more careful with their money. Continue reading Bitcoin Investor Who Lost $1 Million: Crypto Still ‘a Force for Good’

Online Companies Who Accept Bitcoin As Payment

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Overstock.com – No list is complete without Overstock, the company run by crypto-believer Patrick Byrne which owns a Medici Ventures, an important mover and shaker in the blockchain space.
Fancy.com – A feminine-focused site that sells household goods and fashionable merchandise. Everything from couches to high heels. Continue reading Online Companies Who Accept Bitcoin As Payment

FBI Arrests ‘Crypto Bank’ CEO Who Embezzled ICO Funds

The actions of 30-year-old Jared Rice Sr. are particularly egregious in contrast to those of Reginald Buddy Ringgold III, in that he is alleged to have actually gone on a spending spree even while his unregistered and unregulated security offering was in progress. As DOJ tells it: Continue reading FBI Arrests ‘Crypto Bank’ CEO Who Embezzled ICO Funds