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Cracking the Quadriga case has been near impossible.

Experts finally tracked down the digital wallets of the crypto CEO who died with sole access to millions. They say the money’s gone

Quadriga's CEO died with the passwords to $137 million in customers' cryptocurrency holdings. But the money's disappeared.
Facebook co-founder, Chairman and CEO Mark Zuckerberg (C) leaves during a break in a hearing of the House Energy and Commerce Committee in the Rayburn House Office Building on Capitol Hill April 11, 2018 in Washington, DC.

Here’s what we know about Facebook’s big, secretive push into cryptocurrency

Facebook is reportedly planning to launch a cryptocurrency for WhatsApp in the first half of 2019.
A man wears a Bitcoin logo t-shirt on the floor of the Consensus 2018 blockchain technology conference in New York City, New York, U.S., May 16, 2018.

Bitcoin tops $4,000 for the first time in over a month

Bitcoin touched an intraday high of $4,002.71 a coin Tuesday, five days after JPMorgan said it would launch its own cryptocurrency.

Introducing ‘JPM Coin’: JPMorgan will be the first major US bank to launch its own cryptocurrency

In a first for a major US bank, JPMorgan said on Thursday it would launch a cryptocurrency tied to the US dollar.
Luca Longobardi.

An ex-Wall Street broker who was falsely accused of being ‘the mafia’s banker’ is launching a private members’ club powered by...

Luca Longobardi was working on Wall Street when he was accused of laundering money for the Italian mafia and sent to a maximum-security Brazilian jail.
Bitcoin mining requires a lot of serious processing power, a lot of serious cooling for those processors, and a lot of power to make it all run.

The world’s largest maker of cryptocurrency mining chips will likely lay off more than 50% of its staff, according to reports

Bitmain may start a massive round of layoffs this week that could impact more than 50% of its employees, according to a report by CoinDesk on Tuesday.
A Bitcoin logo is seen on a cryptocurrency ATM in Santa Monica

Ohio will soon be the first state to accept Bitcoin for taxes

Ohio businesses can soon pay certain taxes with Bitcoin, a first in the US.
Google CEO Sundar Pichai.

An official Google account on Twitter was hacked by cryptocurrency scammers trying to convince people to send them bitcoin

Google (and Target) both fell victim to a common cryptocurrency scam, where hackers impersonated the company and promised free bitcoin.
Tesla CEO Elon Musk.

Twitter is struggling to curb fake Elon Musk accounts promoting cryptocurrency scams

The scams generally involve hacking a verified account, changing the profile to look like it belongs to the Tesla CEO, and promoting crypto scams.