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The 12 Russian hackers indicted Friday by the special counsel Robert Mueller utilized bitcoin to facilitate their scheme, according to the indictment.
The indictment suggests those bitcoin transactions contributed to the hackers getting caught.
Here are the current crypto prices:
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In the news:
- Robinhood is adding two more coins to its crypto offerings as it attempts to take down Coinbase
- Steve Cohen has reportedly backed a crypto hedge fund called Autonomous Partners
- An early investor in Uber, Airbnb, and bitcoin explains why it’s actually a good sign that no one is spending their crypto
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