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Tesla Owner Mining Bitcoin For Free!

A Tesla owner claims to have come up with an environmentally friendly solution to mining Bitcoins, something that is becoming increasingly difficult as the popularity of the cryptocurrency soars. This solution could be the perfect answer to all mining problems, as the current mining rigs use so much power – they are accountable for using 0.13% of the world’s total energy consumption. This equates to more than the whole of Ireland! So how have they done this, and is it really the perfect solution? According to a Facebook post on the Tesla Owners Worldwide page, the owner has installed a...

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These two stocks are beating Bitcoin

There is little doubt that the cryptocurrency Bitcoin has enjoyed a stellar 2017 to date. With experts expecting this upward trend to continue, you would think Bitcoin would be THE success story of the year in financial circles. While you can not take away the superb success Bitcoin has seen, there are two stocks that have actually enjoyed greater rises. Prices see a 1,000% jump! Certain stocks in Japan and India have experienced a year that is simply staggering in terms of their share price. First among them is Japanese firm Pepper Food Service Co who are a restaurant chain...

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McDonalds to accept Bitcoin by 2018?

Recent news around Bitcoin could be very tasty for fast food lovers! Betting giants Betway have released odds for people to take on the cryptocurrency being accepted by McDonalds by next year. It seems that the sharp rise in the price and mainstream popularity of the cryptocurrency has led to a real feeling that the fast food giants will accept it as a payment method soon. Currently, the betting is 1/2 and this could see many people taking the wager with odds so short. It's not only McDonalds that may accept Bitcoin What is more amazing is that Betway has...

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Warning! Android crypto wallet apps are a security disaster

Worrying news in the cryptocurrency sector has recently surfaced regarding Android wallet apps. A recent report from the respected cyber security company High-Tech Bridge has found serious flaws in 90% of the Android crypto wallet apps it tested. This is naturally concerning news for anyone who uses them to store their Bitcoin or other forms of cryptocurrency. Major flaws found in majority of wallet apps tested In the report, High-Tech Bridge used a piece of software called Mobile X-Ray to scan 90 popular Android wallet apps from Google Play Store for common weaknesses. Mobile X-Ray has been specifically designed to...

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Nearly 4 million could be lost forever

As Bitcoin mania continues to sweep the planet, recent news suggests that millions of the individual cryptocurrency coins could be lost forever. In today's market, that represents around a staggering $30 billion that Bitcoin investors worldwide have lost. The most famous case is that of an Australian man, known only as 'Alex', who lost around $10 million worth of Bitcoins! Don't tell the wife! As an early Bitcoin investor, Alex had mined the cryptocurrency from his personal computer at home. In the early days of Bitcoin, this was entirely possible and Alex usually mined a number of Bitcoins per day....

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