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07.12.2017 The Bulgarian Government Is Sitting on $3 Billion in Bitcoin ... A crackdown on organized crime by Bulgarian law enforcement in May resulted in the seizure of more than 200,000 bitcoins – an amount worth more than $3 billion at today's prices. According to a press release dated May 19 from the Southeast European Law ... read more

Bitcoin surged past $16,000 for the first time on Thursday, with frenzied demand to trade the cryptocurrency buckling one of the largest exchanges. The world's biggest cryptocurrency has rallied more than $3,000 in the past 24 hours as mainstream ...A recent report suggests that at current prices, Bitcoin miners will consume an estimated 8.27 terawatt-hours per year. That might sound like a lot, but it's actually less than an eighth of what U.S. data centers use, 1 and only about 0.21 percent of ...

A bitcoin mining company in Slovenia said it had been hacked for the possible theft of tens of millions of dollars. As the price of the virtual currency soared past $17,000, NiceHash, a company that mines bitcoins on behalf of customers, said it is ...“This is a very, very unusual market, that shows we're not in a normal two-way trading market.” Daily price swings of that magnitude and weakness at the exchanges underscored concerns raised Wednesday by some of the world's biggest brokerages, which ...
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