- Ethereum Miners May Be Exposed to a Hacker Mass-Scan Campaign
Think you’re working hard at making an extra income even while prices are down? If you’re not careful and don’t heed the warnings about port 8545, you may just see all your ETH disappear overnight. According to crypto-jacking and cybersecurity research firm Bad Packets, a mass-scan campaign is active at the moment. Hackers are on […]
- Japanese Exchange Bitpoint Launches Trading Platform in Panama
On Wednesday Dec. 12, Japanese cryptocurrency exchange Bitpoint announced the launch of a crypto-to-fiat trading platform in Panama. The regulatory-compliant exchange will offer USD pairs with top cryptocurrencies like bitcoin cash, ethereum, bitcoin core, litecoin, and ripple. Also read: BCH Devs Discuss Securing Instant Transactions With the Avalanche Protocol Bitpoint Japan Expands to Latin America Bitpoint […]
- Google Trends Reveals One of the Top Questions of 2018 — ‘What Is Bitcoin?’
Google has just published its annual Year in Search query statistics for 2018 and the biggest question of last year was “What is Bitcoin?” According to Google Trends, searches for the term “Bitcoin” have declined rapidly since 2017, but web users querying its definition led internet searches last year. Also read: Indian Supreme Court Moves Crypto […]
- Davinci Jeremie Shares His Prediction After Stellar Track Record of Bitcoin Calls
Davinci Jeremie, Chilean software developer and little known Bitcoin guru, who has a stellar track record of Bitcoin calls is back. Only As Good As Your Last Call If you’re sick of so-called experts, confidently calling the bottom of the bear market, only for the following week to wipe another [insert obscene amount of money […]
- Razer Releases “Mining” Software for Gaming Loyalty Program
PC gamers invest tremendously into their computer rigs. This marks them as prime candidates to be cryptocurrency miners — primarily due to their powerful GPUs. However, getting involved with crypto mining can be confusing for non-enthusiasts. Computer peripheral maker Razer is here to change that. Based in Singapore, the gaming hardware company revealed Razer SoftMiner […]
- Report: Lightning Network Still Way off Being Ready for Commercial Use
The Lightning Network (LN) is a second-layer protocol that was long promised as a solution to BTC’s scalability problem. However, the off-chain system is still very far from being able to support actual commence according to a new review by business management technology company Scipio ERP. Also Read: The Daily: CEX.io Enforces KYC, Okex Updates […]
- Blockchain Identity Management | Data Security 2.0?
Blockchain identity management may be the next step in the evolution of data security. Despite their promises, big name brands may not be as safe as we thought they were. Equifax, Yahoo, or Uber? Take your pick. Data breaches have hit all of these companies in recent years, and the relentless pace of hacks doesn’t seem […]
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- CFTC Wants to Know More About Ethereum: Are ETH Futures on the Horizon?
The United States Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) wants to know more about other cryptocurrencies apart from Bitcoin, starting with Ethereum. The Commission has issued an official Request for Input (RFI) on the matter. Request for Input: Ethereum In a press release published on Tuesday (December 11, 2018), the Commission expressed its desire to become […]
- Allianz Global Investors CEO Calls for Cryptocurrencies to Be Outlawed
The head of one of Europe’s largest asset managers, Allianz Global, has called for global regulators to “outlaw” crypto assets. The outburst from CEO Andreas Utermann came during a panel discussion in London. Also read: Netherlands to Regulate Cryptocurrencies in Bid to Curb Money Laundering Cryptocurrencies Have “Wiped out People’s Savings” Allianz Global Investors chief Andreas Utermann […]
- Coinbase vs Kraken | Cryptocurrency Exchange Comparison
Coinbase vs Kraken Coinbase and Kraken are two of the most commonly recommended options for buying cryptocurrencies. In this Coinbase vs Kraken comparison, we’ll show you the key differences between both options so that you can choose the right one for you. Coinbase vs Kraken: Key Information Reviews Coinbase Review Kraken Review Site Type Easy […]