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Leading cryptocurrency exchange faces outages as bitcoin rivals surge

Enlarge / Litecoin’s price has doubled in the last 24 hours. reader comments 2 Share this story This month’s cryptocurrency boom isn’t limited to bitcoin. Over the last 24 hours, two of bitcoin’s biggest rivals—Litecoin and Ethereum’s ether—have enjoyed huge price gains. Trading volume has been so intense that one of the leading cryptocurrency exchange […]

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Net neutrality repeal based on false description of Internet, inventors say

Getty Images | Yagi Studio reader comments 1 Share this story The Federal Communications Commission’s net neutrality repeal “is based on a flawed and factually inaccurate understanding of Internet technology,” a group of inventors and technologists told members of Congress and the FCC in a letter today. The letter’s 21 signers include Internet Protocol co-inventor […]

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FCC chair still refuses to help investigate net neutrality comment fraud

Getty Images | Peter Dazeley reader comments 7 Share this story The Federal Communications Commission has again refused to help New York’s attorney general investigate impersonation and other fraud in public comments on the FCC’s net neutrality repeal. For the past six months, New York State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman has been “investigating who perpetrated […]