The ten most-viewed and shared stories of 2016, according to you, the readers of Cointelegraph. And the top Bitcoin news story of 2016 is...
The hackers chasing those behind the defunct HashOcean set to back out.903
From relying on ‘ethical hackers’ to seeking the attention of the FBI and Interpol, scam victims are bent on seeing justice done as many lost huge sums of money invested in HashOcean which suddenly disappeared.14800
Will a group claiming to be hackers be able to rescue scammed miners who invested in the HashOcean mining company with their latest moves?2270
Bitcoin is now less prone to fraud than the US dollar or Euro. But to safeguard themselves from scams, investors must dedicate time and resources to research and education.711
HashOcean has opened a new Facebook page, claims its domain and previous Facebook page were hacked.1694
Usual website activities of a major Bitcoin miner Hashocean are nowhere to be found, fuelling suggestions that the cloudminer is a scam.6530