Nick Marinoff

All posts by Nick Marinoff

Nick Marinoff has been covering cryptocurrency since 2014. He has served as a lead content writer and news editor for Money & Tech; a public relations writer for Game Credits, and a senior writer for both Bitcoinist and News BTC.


Ethereum Twitter Scam

Elon Musk & Crypto Twitter Scams: Yes, They are Still Working

You can’t help but feel sorry for Elon Musk. After being filmed smoking weed during a live interview and later being sued by the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), the...

/ November 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin ETF

Bitcoin’s Price Is Rising: Do ETFs Have Anything to Do with It?

Bitcoin’s price has recently grown to around the $6,500 mark. After spending several days locked at $6,400, the currency is now seemingly getting its mojo back and looking to climb...

/ November 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
Non-Fungible Tokens

CryptoKitties Creator Dapper Labs Raises $15 Million in New Funding Round

Dapper Labs – the Canadian tech venture behind the popular Ethereum-based game CryptoKitties – has raised over $15 million in a funding round led by financial firm Venrock. Founded in...

/ November 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
The SEC

Organizations Everywhere Are Cracking Down on Crypto Safety

It appears crypto still has everyone on edge. While many enthusiasts and loyalists continue to litter the industry and bring an air of positivity to the crypto space, others show...

/ November 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin ETF

BlackRock’s Larry Fink: No Bitcoin ETF Until it Becomes More “Legitimate”

As the pressure mounts for Bitcoin ETFs to be approved, one organization says it will never go down that route until bitcoin and the cryptocurrency space become more “legitimate.” Bitcoin...

/ November 2, 2018 / 0 Comments
North Korea Crypto Hacking

North Korea Is the Alleged Culprit Behind Several Cryptojacking Attacks

South Korea is suggesting that its northern counterpart is hacking computers to mine cryptocurrency and bring in extra revenue for the country. In addition, North Korea is also maliciously hacking...

/ November 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitstamp Review

Bitstamp Acquired by South Korean Gaming Firm NXMH

Bitstamp – one of the biggest and most popular cryptocurrency exchanges in the world – has been purchased by Belgium-based investment company NXMH. Though Bitstamp’s chief executive officer Nejc Kodric...

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
MapleChange Hacked

Exit Scam or Hack? Canada’s MapleChange Loses $5 Million of Customer Funds

Canadian crypto exchange Maple Change has been hacked. The company is reporting over $5 million in losses – virtually all its funds – and says it cannot pay any of...

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Tether Report Audit

Tether (USDT) Destroys Roughly 500 Million Coins

Stable coin issuer Tether recently announced that it has destroyed roughly 500 million coins (USDT). While frying money seems like a very strange and silly thing to do (who wouldn’t...

/ October 27, 2018 / 0 Comments
North Korea Crypto Hacking

North Korea Hacking Group “Lazarus” Responsible for Five Cryptocurrency Attacks

Recently, it was reported that nearly $900 million has been stolen from cryptocurrency funds and initial coin offerings (ICOs) over the past two years. New evidence is now suggesting that...

/ October 26, 2018 / 0 Comments