Bitfinex hacker will need 114 years to launder $7 billion worth of stolen Bitcoin

Only 4% of nearly 120,000 Bitcoin (around $7 billion today) stolen by a hacker from crypto exchange Bitfinex in 2016 have been laundered so far—and it will take the thieves over a century to cash out their bounty in full, according to blockchain intelligence firm Elliptic.
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This firm turned an old power plant into Bitcoin farm—and mined $60 million in a year

Over the past few years, private equity firm Atlas Holdings has created arguably the most ambitious and self-sufficient Bitcoin mining facility in the United States by repurposing a whole abandoned power plant into a crypto farm.
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Mark Cuban reaffirms Bitcoin plans after Tesla snub sparks concerns

Billionaire ‘Shark Tank’ star Mark Cuban said today that Dallas Mavericks, the Cuban-owned NBA basketball team, will continue to accept Bitcoin regardless of the concerns around the asset’s alleged energy usage, as per a tweet this morning.
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Cardano’s (ADA) price surges as devs recommend it to Tesla

The price of Cardano (ADA) has spiked to a new all-time of $1.96 today after the Cardano Foundation, the non-profit organization behind the cryptocurrency, asked Elon Musk to “get your people to talk to our people.” Cardano x Tesla: An obvious match? 🤔 A thread 🧵…#Cardano #CardanoCommunity #Blockchain pic.twitter dot com/zJAlDV3muw — Cardano Foundation (@CardanoStiftung) May 13, […]
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This project offers Bitcoin rewards for ‘Afrofuturist’ art that will be featured as NFTs

A project called 1729, which offers users Bitcoin rewards for completing various tasks and tutorials, has announced a new contest for artists who are interested in portraying a bright, highly technological future of Africa.
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Multi-chain DeFi exchange Dfyn raises $2.4 million ahead of Polkastarter IDO

Multichain decentralized exchange (DEX) Dfyn has successfully closed a $2.4 million funding round from investors ahead of its Polkastarter initial DEX offering (IDO), as per a release shared with CryptoSlate.
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