McAfee Says He Spoke with Satoshi, Claims the Bitcoin Creator Is Furious

By CCN: Don’t say we didn’t see it coming. John McAfee is not unveiling the true identity of bitcoin creator, Satoshi Nakamoto, at least not today. The mercurial tech maverick has put a stop to proceedings, alleging that due to an “imminent” extradition request to the United States, McAfee’s attorney believes outing Nakamoto to the world could be too dangerous for his client. The US extradition request to the Bahamas is imminent. I met with Mario Gray, my extradition lawyer, and it is now clear (read his letter below) that releasing the identity of Satoshi at this time could influence

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China to One Day Turn the Renminbi into a Crypto, Claims Blockchain Author

By CCN: Perhaps no country has tried harder to snuff out bitcoin than China. After putting the kibosh on ICOs, the government banned crypto exchanges and now they’re targeting bitcoin mining. While they may have slowed crypto down, especially in China, this train is moving full-speed ahead. Sooner or later, they might find themselves boarding, too. Blockchain Research Institute Executive Chairman Donald Tapscott suggested that it’s only a matter of time before the renminbi makes its way onto the blockchain, telling Bloomberg: “In 20 years, we’re not going to be using bitcoin in China. The Chinese people will use the

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Fed Too Dovish for Red Hot U.S. Economy, Claims Economist

The Fed just can’t seem to strike the right chord in the current economy. Economist Mohamed El-Erian, who was reportedly considered for a Federal Reserve spot, has a bone to pick with central bankers. In just three short months, the Fed has done an about-face on the strength of the economy, giving investors around the world whiplash. Allianz’s chief economic advisor believes that the pendulum has swung too far in the direction of a cooling economy after previously swinging too far the other way. He told CNBC: “I think they went a little too far. In the fourth quarter, they

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Bitcoin Trader Claims Funds Misdirected – Crypto Exchange Screams ‘Scammer!’

CCN previously reported on a disturbing discovery by a security researcher who had a problem with Sistemkoin exchange. He found that he was able to spy on other people’s support tickets, and more to the point that most of the support tickets were related to withdrawal troubles. CCN didn’t hear back about that story at the time, but you can see Sistemkoin’s comments near the end of this article. User Claims Funds Were Sent to Completely Wrong Address Sistemkoin is a medium-sized Turkish crypto exchange. At the present time, they have a volume of more than $ 150 million. We received

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Joe Biden: As Groping Claims Bury Ex-VP, Obama Silence Speaks Volumes

Former U.S. Vice President Joe Biden is being barraged with an avalanche of groping allegations from multiple women. But the curious silence from his longtime pal, ex-President Barack Obama, is deafening. Is this a sign that their alliance of convenience and faux bromance is finally over? Source: Biden and Obama ‘Remain Good Friends’ A source told the Hill that Obama remains close friends with Biden, and thinks he would make a fantastic president. However, he’s reluctant to comment on the Democratic presidential primary right now. “President Obama thinks the world of him and thinks he’d be an excellent president. They

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