Bitcoin Privacy Feud Erupts After Edward Snowden Pans Long-Awaited Taproot Upgrade – Decrypt

In brief

Edward Snowden said Bitcoin core developers have not prioritized privacy.
Some Bitcoin developers and privacy advocates disagreed with his assessment.

Edward Snowden is a former National Security Agency contractor who exposed a secret surveillance program of American citizens.

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2 reasons why Casper (CSPR) IOU token rallied 2,300% in one week

Bull market cycles in the cryptocurrency market can be exhilarating for day traders and long-term investors alike, but the speed at which the prices move can make it a challenge for promising new projects that are looking to catch the momentum before the cycle plays itself out.

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Gemini reports ‘degraded performance’ in key systems as ETH falls under $4,000

Major U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Gemini has experienced two service disruptions today and is now reporting degraded performance in its mobile app, web interface, and application programming interface.

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Man Used Coinbase to Pay Hitman in Bitcoin for Wife’s Murder, FBI Says – Decrypt

In brief

Coinbase records provided the FBI with the suspect’s photo and internet address
The hitman who received the Bitcoin is still unknown

A chilling murder plot shows that while Bitcoin can be used to finance heinous crimes, it can also be the undoing of criminals who don’t under

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