Bitcoin power, ransomware porn, Binance charity

Listen to the most important stories in Bitcoin and crypto covered by our newsroom in the past week.

Metro worker upholds tradition by mining Bitcoin with stolen electricity, quits

A metro worker in Russia has resigned after illegally installing Bitcoin mining gear in a city subway substation.

A metro worker in Russia has resigned after illegally installing Bitcoin mining gear in a city subway substation.

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Hacker demands Bitcoin ransom to stop porn flood on ransomware forum

Hacker demands Bitcoin ransom to stop porn flood on ransomware forum

Hacker crew Babuk has beefed up entry requirements for its new ransomware forum after a rival gang bombarded the site with hardcore porn.

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Binance charity sued over $9M Bitcoin meant for cancer patients in Malta

Binance is attempting to liquidate its charity efforts in Malta in favor of an identical entity in the US, a move it says will reduce costs.

Binance is attempting to liquidate its charity efforts in Malta in favor of an identical entity in the US, a move it says will reduce costs.

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FaZe talent manager took 20% cut for brokering crypto pump and dumps

A senior talent manager at esports crew FaZe brokered rogue promo deals between crypto token developers and gaming influencers.

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