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  • Danish police first in the world to hunt down criminals using bitcoin

    thenextweb.com 21 Feb '17, 2pm

    It’s hard being a criminal. Surveillance techniques and forensic science are constantly being improved and people are working full-time to destroy your livelihood. That’s why many criminals around the world probably celebrated when the cryptocurrency bitcoin was launched back in 2009....

  • Danish police first in the world to hunt down criminals using bitcoin

    thenextweb.com 21 Feb '17, 2pm

    It’s hard being a criminal. Surveillance techniques and forensic science are constantly being improved and people are working full-time to destroy your livelihood. That’s why many criminals around the world probably celebrated when the cryptocurrency bitcoin was launched back in 2009....

  • Why sneakers are currently the hottest online fraud target

    thenextweb.com 17 Feb '17, 10am

    Multiple item purchases: Fraudsters will try to grab as much as they can on their first attempt, knowing that their fake credit information is at risk of being blocked in future purchases. That’s why online retailers should be more skeptical of orders that include several sneakers. Ac...

  • How Blockchain is overshadowing Bitcoin

    thenextweb.com 23 Jan '17, 10am

    Many startups that were created with a focus on bitcoin are changing to accommodate alternative currencies and to let others know that they are not nearly as bitcoin dependent as before for what seems to be a similar reason to the one banks use: that bitcoin has a negative connotation...

  • Man buys house with Bitcoin, lucks into a $1.3M profit

    thenextweb.com 27 Jan '17, 4pm

    While Bitcoin has starred in a series of horror stories about wasted retirement funds and lost fortunes due to its notorious unpredictability, one man from California lucked out big time on his recent house purchase – and all thanks to the popular cryptocurrency. Speaking to Bloomberg...

  • Bitcoin is worth over $1,000 for the first time since 2013

    thenextweb.com 03 Jan '17, 5am

    If you’re hoarding cryptocurrency, now might be a good time to cash in: Bitcoin ’s value has jumped to $1,023 , a figure it hasn’t come close to since December 2013. Reuters reports that the currency climbed by 125 percent last year, with the largest daily moves amounting to a maximum...

  • Build dazzling websites with this Ruby on Rails super training

    thenextweb.com 26 Dec '16, 10am

    If you’re questioning whether learning Ruby on Rails adds value to your web dev career, consider this: Twitter, Github, Groupon, Hulu , and Airbnb were all developed using Ruby. And if you want to fully grasp this powerful yet streamlined programming environment, you need instruction ...

  • Bitcoin is surging thanks to Trump's victory

    thenextweb.com 09 Nov '16, 2pm

    Today is a strange day for the US — even though you might not have seen it coming , Donald Trump is now president-elect. And that’s doing some interesting things to the cryptocurrency markets. According to CoinDesk , Bitcoin prices have been steadily rising as Trump’s victory was look...

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