Square earnings: Bitcoin may generate buzz, but it's not what pays the bills

Nonetheless, there are still plenty of questions about Square's bitcoin efforts, and analysts will likely use Square's conference call to seek clarity on the matter. Tuesday's earnings report marks the first since Square announced bitcoin capabilities on the platform, and questions could include on whether …
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Bitcoin price rise could lead to smart home attacks that cause electricity bills to rise, cyber security …

People's homes could come under attack as a consequence of bitcoin's price surge, a cyber security expert has warned. “Cryptojacking” incidents, in which people's devices are quietly hijacked and forced to mine digital currencies for other people, are on the rise. However, it's not just regular computers …
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