Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: February 08, 2015

Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: February 08, 2015

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This week was rather steady in comparison with the previous one. Let’s have a quick look at the hottest events of the week.

Silk Road website founder Ross Ulbricht found guilty on all counts

On February 4, Ross Ulbricht, the Silk Road website founder and owner, was found guilty of all charges brought against him by the US government and now feces a life in prison.

Continue reading Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: February 08, 2015 at CEX.IO Official Blog.

Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: February 08, 2015

Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: February 08, 2015

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This week was rather steady in comparison with the previous one. Let’s have a quick look at the hottest events of the week.

Silk Road website founder Ross Ulbricht found guilty on all counts

On February 4, Ross Ulbricht, the Silk Road website founder and owner, was found guilty of all charges brought against him by the US government and now feces a life in prison.

Continue reading Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: February 08, 2015 at CEX.IO Official Blog.

Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: January 30, 2015

Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: January 30, 2015

Coinbase launched a Bitcoin Exchange in the US

This week started with a rocky announcement of Coinbase to become the first one to launch regulated and fully licensed Bitcoin exchange. This might be by far the most vibrant news, but the initial statement included information about 24 jurisdictions. Later, The California Department of Business Oversight and the New York State Department of Financial Services (NYDFS) issued a negative response regarding Coinbase’s license to operate in the states of California and New York.

Continue reading Bitcoin Weekly News in Review: January 30, 2015 at CEX.IO Official Blog.

Phishing Attempt on Users via an Android App

Phishing Attempt on Users via an Android App

Recently, we have been notified about phishing attempts on some of CEX.IO and other Crypto Services users via an Android application. 

The App was reported, and removed from the Play Store, however, the developer of the app managed to acquire sensitive information such as usernames and passwords of those users who have downloaded the application on their devices. The affected users have been immediately contacted thereafter.

Provided the situation, we would like to pay exceptional attention to security of individual accounts registered on CEX.IO. 

Continue reading Phishing Attempt on Users via an Android App at CEX.IO Official Blog.

How to choose your Bitcoin wallet?

How to choose your Bitcoin wallet?

Why do I need Bitcoin wallet?

Bitcoin is significantly different from any financial tool we have ever used. For this reason, it is crucial to take the time to educate yourself about the special features and the dynamics of cryptographic environment. In order to start Bitcoin trading or mining, it is important to choose an appropriate wallet that would securely store your funds and fulfill all your requirements such as easiness of operation, anonymity, etc.

Continue reading How to choose your Bitcoin wallet? at CEX.IO Official Blog.

Why Does Business Need Bitcoin?

Why Does Business Need Bitcoin?

“Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.”

Arthur Charles Clarke

The beginning of the financial year is the best time to make future projections and plan all sorts of transformations for your business without fears. As soon as cryptocurrency was introduced as an alternative to the so-called time-consuming and expensive third-party bank transactions the operational speed of payments in many companies became faster.
Five years since Bitcoin appeared on financial stage for the first time no one finally really doubts whether cryptocurrencies are worth adopting for businesses or not.

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CEX.IO presents official GHash.IO iOS Application

CEX.IO presents official GHash.IO iOS Application

 

November 11, 2014, London, UK — CEX.IO LTD launched an official mobile application for GHash.IO Mining Pool. The app allows tracking and controlling mining processes on iOS devices in an easy and user-friendly way.

GHash.IO app has been created specifically for individual miners, duplicating main features presented on the pool’s web version. Tracking mining activities with GHash.IO app comprises ease of use and detailed elaboration through real-time stats about user’s hash-rate, workers and balance, presented in the form of charts, tables and diagrams.

Continue reading CEX.IO presents official GHash.IO iOS Application at CEX.IO Official Blog.

CEX.IO As a Solid Platform for Trading and Mining DarkCoin

CEX.IO As a Solid Platform for Trading and Mining DarkCoin

CEX.IO is proud to become one of the top exchanges to allow trading Darkcoin on its platform. We couldn’t but pay attention to this extraordinary altcoin within constant analysis of the crypto industry and the habit of staying up-to-date.

Having added a Darkcoin subpool to GHash.IO, we have soon created a Darkcoin wallet for each user so that they could store their DRK mining rewards. Darkcoin trading pairs were to come in short.

Continue reading CEX.IO As a Solid Platform for Trading and Mining DarkCoin at CEX.IO Official Blog.

CEX.IO As a Solid Platform for Trading and Mining DarkCoin

CEX.IO As a Solid Platform for Trading and Mining DarkCoin

CEX.IO is proud to become one of the top exchanges to allow trading Darkcoin on its platform. We couldn’t but pay attention to this extraordinary altcoin within constant analysis of the crypto industry and the habit of staying up-to-date.

Having added a Darkcoin subpool to GHash.IO, we have soon created a Darkcoin wallet for each user so that they could store their DRK mining rewards. Darkcoin trading pairs were to come in short.

Continue reading CEX.IO As a Solid Platform for Trading and Mining DarkCoin at CEX.IO Official Blog.

Basic Bitcoin Metrics [Infographic] or Why Bitcoin Rocks This Fall?

Basic Bitcoin Metrics [Infographic] or Why Bitcoin Rocks This Fall?

The Bitcoin ecosystem has seen a significant advancement over the last three months. For example, with the increase in the number of wallets (21%) and sums of investments (41%), the overall Bitcoin market capitalization has grown by 59% and reached $8.3 billion.

CEX.IO has prepared some key infographics to illustrate this. All statistical information is based on CoinDesk’s report State of Bitcoin Q3, 2014.

Continue reading Basic Bitcoin Metrics [Infographic] or Why Bitcoin Rocks This Fall? at CEX.IO Official Blog.