Bitcoin startup NiceHash has a new CEO just weeks after hackers stole $63 million from the company

The cryptocurrency mining startup NiceHash has replaced its CEO just weeks after a hacker stole $ 63 million worth of bitcoin from the company. Marko Kobal, the company's ousted CEO, will sell his stake in NiceHash to an outside investor. Investor funds will also be used to reimburse NiceHash users …
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Bitcoin could hit $60000 in 2018 but another crash is coming, says startup exec

Cryptocurrency entrepreneur Julian Hosp says bitcoin's rapid rise isn't over yet. But there's a catch. "I think we're going to see bitcoin hitting the $ 60,000 dollar mark, but I also think we're going to see bitcoin hitting the $ 5,000 dollar mark," said Hosp, co-founder and president of TenX, a firm that wants to …
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Startup company looking to invigorate Anaconda economy with bitcoin, officials say

Like a video game, the bitcoin process has its own rules. But, in the simplest of terms, earning bitcoins could be thought of as somewhat similar to playing a video game like Super Mario Bros. You solve an online puzzle and, like collecting coins in Super Mario Bros., your reward is online gold — bitcoins …
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Remittance Startup Bitspark Drops Bitcoin Over Network Fees (

This week the Hong Kong-based bitcoin remittance provider, Bitspark, has announced the firm is switching its services over to the Bitshares blockchain instead of using bitcoin because it is “better suited for the company’s business.”
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