For hier age, Zenobia Aunty is fairly tech savvy. Yet, when it comes to bitcoins or other virtual currency, she stays far away. She refused to accept a bounty of a ‘bit of a bitcoin’ (several years ago) made by a kleuter nephew. For those interested, there are 1 million pinnig ter one bitcoin.
Then, it would have possibly fetched hier a cup of coffee at a swanky cafe, today it would buy hier much more. Read more “Tax free Bitcoins? Unlikely te India…”
It might have passed you by, but an essential part of the internet’s infrastructure took a strenuous knock last week. The Silk Road — you know, ", the webstek where you can buy any drug imaginable", — wasgoed subjected to a series of distributed denial of service (DDoS) attacks.
Calling the Silk Road ",essential", might seem an exaggeration, but it won’t be if you’re one of its many regular users. Read more “Wary of Bitcoin? A guide to some other cryptocurrencies, WIRED UK”