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This year
FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried sentenced to 25 years in prison for cryptocurrency fraud
US prosecutors were seeking a prison term of 40-50 years after a New York jury found Bankman-Fried guilty.
Arrested, disgraced, injured: Cryptocurrency scams promote hoax stories about Irish celebrities
Have you seen spam ads appear on your social feeds?
One scam recently came about after a hacking of an Indian politician's Meta account.
The Journal understands the account was compromised by hackers who launched more than 50 ad campaigns.
Celebrity scam ads appear on Facebook and after less than a minute of scrolling through main feeds.
Debunked: Hoax ads featuring Alastair Campbell on the Late Late Show have proliferated on
Last year
Founder of Binance crypto exchange admits failing to prevent money laundering
Poll: Have you ever bought cryptocurrency?
FTX co-founder Sam Bankman-Fried found guilty on all counts of massive crypto fraud
Prosecutor tells jury to follow 'pyramid of deceit' to convict FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried
FTX founder Sam Bankman-Fried intends to testify at cryptocurrency fraud trial, says lawyer
RTÉ warns of social media 'deep fake' reports pretending to be from national broadcaster
Debunked: YouTube ads feature Elon Musk in deepfake videos pushing cryptocurrency scams
Debunked: Fake RTÉ posts about Anne Doyle are a hoax to promote a cryptocurrency scheme
US regulator sues cryptocurrency platform Coinbase, a day after filing charges against Binance
Debunked: Fake Tommy Tiernan interview with Eamon Ryan is part of a cryptocurrency fraud network
Gardaí seeing 'tragic cases' of people investing life savings into crypto scams
Co-founder of collapsed crypto exchange pleads not guilty to fraud
All time
Kim Kardashian to pay $1.26 million in penalties over cryptocurrency promotion
Financial advisor warns against hoax crypto ads featuring Leo Varadkar and other public figures
More than €5.4 million returned to six victims of crypto theft in 2021
Do you really understand what NFTs and the blockchain are? Here's an A-Z of tech terms
Uefa slammed for 'incomprehensible move' with cryptocurrency fan token company
Couple arrested as US seizes $3.6 billion of stolen bitcoin in record haul
Poll: Have you bought any cryptocurrency?
Ireland's advertising watchdog aware of 'increasing concern' over misleading cryptocurrency ads
Kosovo seizes hundreds of cryptocurrency mining devices
The Explainer: Why are you hearing so much about cryptocurrency?
Poll: Have you ever bought cryptocurrency?
Warning over 'get rich quick' scams involving cryptocurrencies
Facebook announces plans for new cryptocurrency to come into operation as early as 2020
For crypto startups seeking 'legitimacy', new anti-money laundering laws are a double-edged sword
Bitcoin heist: 600 powerful computers stolen in Iceland
Number of websites infected by cryptocurrency hack, Ireland's National Cyber Security Centre says
This young scientist had to explain Bitcoin to Michael D Higgins
European police target Kinahan's hidden Bitcoin cash in Belgium and the Czech Republic
Volatile Bitcoin surpasses $11,000, before plummeting to $9,000 (and then rising again)
Cryptocurrencies: 'Lack of regulation means investors can make a lot of money fast'
Barry Flanagan
The first major tech company to accept Bitcoin payments isn't Google or Apple
PayPal opens its doors (slightly) to bitcoin payments
Explainer: Why the new challenger to Bitcoin is worth keeping an eye on
Apple approves first bitcoin trading app after policy change
Apple's policy update could pave the way for bitcoin payments