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Your Bitcoin trading journey explained

Explore some of the most impressive trading methods that have been created in the crypto world.

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Wednesday

Sophos uncovers 167 fake Android, iOS crypto-currency apps

Attackers targeted users through dating sites and lured victims into installing money-stealing apps disguised as popular brands.

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Fake Android and iOS apps disguised as crypto-currency apps

Sophos encountered a server which was hosting hundreds of fake trading, banking, foreign exchange and crypto-currency apps.

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What you need to know about ransomware

With increasing attacks come higher financial and operational impacts, including ransomware payments and associated costs, operational downtime and remediation efforts.

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Taxman SARS pursues crypto dealers at SA exchanges

AltCoinTrader, Luno, and VALR confirm that they have received requests for transactional information in relation to a small number of customers.

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28 May

Dark Web marketplace Hydra rakes in $1.37bn in crypto

The notorious platform sees growth in annual transaction volumes, marking a 624% year-over-year jump over a three-year period from 2018 to 2020.

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SARB studies feasibility of central bank digital currency

The process will include electronic legal tender for general-purpose retail use, complementary to cash, says the South African Reserve Bank.

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People who know or could be Satoshi Nakamoto

Craig Wright, an Australian scientist, was listed as Bitcoin’s creator by Wired magazine in 2015, but nobody knows for sure.

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How digitalised rice trading is improving global food security

The Rice Exchange platform, built by Fujitsu, digitalises rice trading using a blockchain distributed ledger technology platform, says Frederik De Breuck, head of the Blockchain Innovation Center at Fujitsu.

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Elon Musk’s flip-flopping on Bitcoin knocks crypto confidence

The fact that the billionaire can drive such price volatility just through his tweeted words should have people worried, say analysts.

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Should you invest in online casinos?

Increasingly, players are using Bitcoin as a payment method on online casinos as it is fully optimised for digital use and provides instant deposits and withdrawals.

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17 May

Global crypto player Binance readies launch of NFT marketplace

The global crypto exchange is set to debut a non-fungible token-based marketplace, with footballer Alphonso Davies being among its listed artists.