Bitcoin is too hot for criminals. They’re using monero instead

How to buy and sell Bitcoin Bitcoin is becoming too hot for criminals so they’re switching to more obscure cryptocurrencies such as monero, according to European law enforcement officials. Just as bitcoin has skyrocketed in value and popularity, so has the attention given to the digital currency by law enforcement agencies, making it a less […]

Hackers infect Facebook Messenger users with malware that secretly mines bitcoin alternative monero

Cybercriminals are using  Messenger to infect computers with malware that mines cryptocurrency.  Security researchers the Trend Micro cyber security firm said “Digmine” is targeting as many machines as possible, in order to earn monero – an alternative to bitcoin – for its creators  It could also help cyber criminals completely take over a Facebook account, the researchers […]

How private is Monero (XMR)? Focus on privacy coins – Crypto Recorder

The discussion surrounding privacy oriented coins is not slowing down anytime soon. These coins ensure that user activities are not only hidden from the public eye but also untraceable. Governments are aware of privacy-focused coins and to be frank, most of them do not like this idea at all. Cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan have been […]

Top 5 Crypto Performers Overview: Stellar, Bitcoin Cash, Cardano, Dash, Monero

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. The crypto markets are showing the first signs of […]

Now You Can Buy Mariah Carey and G-Eazy Albums With Monero

A group of well-known musicians including Mariah Carey, Marilyn Manson and more has begun accepting the privacy-oriented cryptocurrency monero. The list of more than 40 top recording artists – Slayer, Weezer, G-Eazy, Sia and Fallout Boy are among those also included – comes as part of “Project Coral Reef,” which was put together by entrepreneur Naveen […]

Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Stellar, Litecoin, Cardano, Monero, ETC: Price Analysis, August 17

The views and opinions expressed here are solely those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of Cointelegraph.com. Every investment and trading move involves risk, you should conduct your own research when making a decision. The market data is provided by the HitBTC exchange. The cryptocurrency market capitalization has risen above the […]

Monero Kids Boutique: Dalston shop selling organic clothing and hand-made black dolls | Islington, Archway, Finsbury Park and Holloway News – Islington Gazette

Monero Kids Boutique: Businesswoman opens Dalston store selling hand-crafted black dolls PUBLISHED: 13:45 15 February 2019 | UPDATED: 15:09 18 February 2019 Sandra Monero with the dolls she designs and dresses at her Balls Pond Road shop. Picture: Polly Hancock A businesswoman has opened a children’s boutique in Dalston selling organic clothing and hand-crafted black […]

Fortnite Merchandise Store Starts ’Exclusively’ Accepting Monero as Payment Method

Retail Row, the merchandise store for the online video game Fortnite, has started “exclusively” accepting Monero (XMR) as a cryptocurrency payment option, Monero tweeted Jan. 1. Fortnite is an online video game released in July 2017 and developed by Epic Games, which reportedly accounts for more than 125 million players worldwide. In October 2018, Epic […]

Ripple Vs Ethereum, Litecoin, Stellar, Monero: The Difference Between Bitcoin And Altcoins

There are so many cryptocurrencies now it’s hard to keep them straight. Bitcoin was the first cryptocurrency, which went live around 2009. Bitcoin uses blockchain technology to transact as an open source community network, without an official leader or administrator. So far it is the most widespread, most secure and has the most diverse participants out of […]