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Editorial 2 December 2020

Commodity barter is legal—so is BitCoin

BitCoin was legal at creation; commoditizing data with protocol rules violates no laws—anymore than inventing the container, John Pitts writes.

Business 16 November 2020

NiceHash returns 100% of stolen funds

On December 16, 2020, NiceHash will be repaying users affected during the 2017 NiceHash hack and bringing their wallet balance's back to 100%.

Business 12 November 2020

Monero was Sybil attacked

Monero, the controversial privacy-focused digital currency network, was the victim of a unique Sybil attack that lasted 10 days.