Buy a Lamborghini With Bitcoin in Newport Beach

TheMerkle lamborghini Bitcoin It is always good to see more retailers accepting Bitcoin payments. Unfortunately, the process has traditionally been quite difficult, as many businesses still think of Bitcoin as being too volatile. Given the recent Bitcoin price swings, their hesitation is certainly understandable. One Lamborghini retailer near Newport Beach, California is now accepting Bitcoin payments through BitPay. Although this is not an indication of the entire company supporting cryptocurrency, it is still an intriguing development.

Bitcoin Brings the Lambos to the Yard

When people make bank, they often joke that they will buy a Lamborghini with their profits (at least that is Read the rest

Nearly 3,000 Bitcoin Miners Were Exposed to a Remote Telnet Attack

TheMerkle Bitcoin Miners Telnet Access Bitcoin miners are always targets for criminals and other assailants. Around 3,000 Bitcoin miners were recently exposed to a potential Telnet-based attack. All of these miners seemingly use the same mining pool to generate Bitcoin and they may very well belong to the same organization. It is unclear who owns the devices exactly, but they seemingly all use a Chinese IP address. Thankfully, the miners were taken offline shortly afterward to resolve this issue.

Telnet Attacks can Disrupt Bitcoin Mining

It is quite disconcerting to learn how a Telnet-based attack could have caused major problems for nearly 3,0000 Bitcoin miners. Read the rest

Blockstream Introduces Satellite Systems to Access the Blockchain

Sending money via GPS satellite sounds like something from a science fiction movie, but soon it could become a real service for people to use all over the world. Blockchain specialist company Blockstream has introduced satellites that can help people that don’t have internet access the Bitcoin network.

Beaming Blocks Via Satellite

Blockstream, a leading company in blockchain technologies, has introduced a brand-new way to interact with the Bitcoin blockchain. Marketed towards people without easy access to reliable internet, they have leased out bandwidth on three satellites that are currently in orbit around the planet. These satellites will allow… Read the rest

The Bitcoin Network is Now in Outer Space

The Merkle Internet In Space SpaceX Elon Musk With Bitcoin’s price skyrocketing recently, many traders have their eyes and minds on the moon. Blockstream, the blockchain technology company, quite literally wants to put Bitcoin in outer space with the use of satellites. It is offering access to the Bitcoin network for everyone on earth, projected from space!

Bitcoin in Space

Those of us familiar with Bitcoin know that decentralization is a key feature of the network. However, those of us living in Western nations often take our ease of access to the network for granted. There are scores of people on this planet that do not have reliable Read the rest

Play the World’s Biggest Lotteries with Bitcoin at LottoPark

MegaMillions, Powerball, EuroMillions, SuperEnlatto… Every year people spend billions on these and other lottery games around the world. Now Bitcoin users can get in on the action and try their luck at LottoPark.com.
In 2015 global lottery sales totaled just under $280 billion and that figure rose by another 4% in 2016 to just over $291 billion. Some of the most popular lottery games worldwide include:
  • SuperEnlatto
  • Eurojackpot
  • Euro Millions
  • UK Lottery
  • Powerball
  • Mega Millions
While it has been possible to buy lottery tickets online for some time now, Bitcoin users have been left out in the cold. Until now.… Read the rest

The Secret Hedge Fund That is Outperforming Bitcoin

This ‘stealth’ cryptocurrency hedge fund is being backed by the top venture capitalists in Silicon Valley. Choosing instead to let its performance numbers speak for themselves, the fund has shied away from the spotlight and never even announced its recent fundraising round.


The Way Forward

Secret Hedge Fund - the Way Forward

MetaStable Capital, is a hedge fund in ‘stealth’ mode that primarily focuses on cryptocurrencies and ICOs. One of hedge funds founders is the well-known CEO of AngelList, Naval Ravikant. This unique hedge fund has been exclusively investing in prominent cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, and the strategy has paid off. The startup has … Read the rest