Shock Court Ruling Holds Crypto Exchange Liable in Singapore’s First Bitcoin Trial

A court has ordered the unhappy operator of crypto exchange Quoine to follow through with a glitched computer transaction that allowed a crypto market liquidity provider to swap ether for bitcoin at a rate of 10 bitcoin to every ether at a time when 1 ETH was worth .036 BTC, not 10. In the Republic of Singapore’s first trial regarding bitcoin, the Singapore International Commercial Court (SICC) issued a judgment Thursday to press Singaporean crypto exchange Quoine to execute a trade its computers allowed in error. A Crypto Exchange Error The computer error, which occurred on Singaporean crypto exchange Quoine

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Key Witness: Russia Treason Trial Will Defuse US Hacking ‘Hysteria’

The conviction of two former, high-ranking Russian cybersecurity officials for undisclosed acts of treason last month underscores deteriorating cybercrime cooperation between Washington and Moscow, as U.S.-Russia tensions have spiked to their highest levels since the Cold War. At the heart of this intrigue are Colonel Sergei Mikhailov, a former deputy director of the computer crimes unit of the Federal Security Service (FSB), and Ruslan Stoyanov, a senior researcher at Kaspersky Lab, a cybersecurity firm. On February 26th, the Moscow Regional Military Court sentenced Mikhailov to 22 years in a penal colony on two counts of treason (Article 275 of the

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Salon Joins With AdLedger and IBM to Trial a Blockchain Approach to Ad Tech (bitcoinmagazine.com)

A digital media pioneer, liberal news and commentary site Salon launched in November 1995 just as online news was starting to get its teeth. This was back when the internet was still ramping up. Publishers and advertisers had a simpler relationship then.Despite its wonders, the internet has made advertising models increasingly complicated. Where advertisers and publishers once had a one-on-one relationship, today’s ads go through a series of…

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BTC on trial today in San Diego

This guy was arrested for selling BTC to an undercover fed. He's walking into court today to defend BTC. He represents us all. He put his phone number on his twitter asking for moral support. Send him a text of encouragement. Let him know we got his back.

@NODEfather on twitter

video with arrest story: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Tu7nl_-vBns

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