No Elon is not giving away Bitcoin, but he is getting high
“psssst hey man, Elon musk here. You want some free bitcoin..No? How bout some Ethereum, I got the good stuff..none of that ETC crap. All you gotta do is send is send me BTC and I’ll send you back more”…….
You gotta hand it to hackers, they are creative. According to reports, hackers involved in the Elon Musk crypto scam have made a comeback. This time, however, they are using spoof version of popular websites. This is a well planned and executed attack so be sure you are on the look out. And if Donald Trump reaches out to you offering Bitcoin, cordially tell him to eff off.
The overall cryptocurrency market only lightly power bombed us dropping from $131bln to $125bln representing a single digit drop of 5% in the past week. Look at what we’ve come to my friends, finding relief in single digit drops. /sigh
For a more detailed price analysis check out our weekly piece Cryptocurrency markets weekly analysis.
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CRYPTOCURRENCY NEWS FROM AROUND THE INTERNET
Bitcoin is down more than 80% from last year’s high, nearing its worst-ever bear market – O’ Rly? The last time we had a crypto winter like this? 2010.
Nasdaq Plans to Pursue Bitcoin Futures Despite Plunging Prices, Sources Say – Nasdaq Inc. is moving ahead with a plan to list Bitcoin futures, according to two people familiar with the matter, betting on sustained interest despite the cryptocurrency’s dramatic plunge over the past year.
Behind Coinbase’s quiet roll-out of OTC crypto trading this month – Bet ya didn’t see that coming. Me neither.
Crypto Exchange Giant Binance Creates Combined Stablecoin Market – Binance, which is the top exchange by volume – doing nearly twice the 24-hour volume of its nearest competitor at time of writing – has announced that it is creating a new unified stablecoin market.
SEC Fines Floyd Mayweather And DJ Khaled For Illegally Promoting A Fraudulent ICO – The SEC has fined two celebrities for failing to disclose payments they received for promoting initial coin offerings (ICOs).
American Tech Giant Intel Files New Patent for Energy-Efficient Bitcoin Mining – U.S. technology giant Intel has filed a new patent for “energy-efficient high-performance Bitcoin mining,” according to a U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) filing published Nov. 27.
r/Bitcoin reaches 1 million subscribers on Reddit – Now if only we could get 5,000 newsletter subscribers…mmmmmmm
Homeland Security Wants to Track Your Privacy Coins – The effing feds. Am i rite? The U.S. Department of Homeland Security wants to know whether there is a way to track privacy coins that could be used for criminal activity.
Binance’s future plan: Binance Chain that hosts millions token creation – Binance’s CEO, Chang Peng Zhao, or more familiar as CZ revealed his company future plans to support the development of blockchain technology.
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