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BTCGuild may be closing

BTCGuild, one of the oldest mining pools that first opened on the 9th of May 2011 issued a statement on their website and reddit that the pool will be closing on the 30th of November 2014. The full statement from

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How I accidentally hacked the igot exchange

Preface I agonized a bit about if should post this,  igot responded and acknowledged the problem but unfortunately they don’t see it as a major issue at the moment saying “Since this is a small amount, this is not going to be

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Warning: Do not download bitcoin from SourceForge

In a continuation of today’s earlier news that Satoshi’s email account has been compromised it now seems that the perpetrator has used the email account to compromise other Satoshi accounts. First, Satoshi’s P2P Foundation account posted a message warning Satoshi that some

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Satoshi Nakamoto’s email address [email protected] appairs compromised

Satoshi Nakamoto, much revered and currently missing inventor of bitcoin seems to have had his email address compromised by an unknown agent. You may or not remember, Satoshi  exclusively used one email address when he was active in the bitcoin community, 

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