• According to Gridcoins website It is estimated that the Bitcoin network is currently using in excess of 76,000MWh a day of electricity on hashing sha256 alone. What Gridcoin wants to do is taken even if it’s a little portion of that essentially wasted resources and put it towards distributed computing (BOINC) which would benefit a wide variety of fields of studies such as medicine, biology, climatology, mathematics, and astrophysics, just to name a few. It

    Gridcoin: POW for BOINC

    | 2014/06/16 12:00 pm
  • If you don’t know what TOR is, it stands for The Onion Router. Originally purposed for a third-generation onion routing project of the US Naval research laboratory according to their website, TOR is now used by anyone that would like to remain as private and secure as they can. TOR gets name from how it works. TOR works by protecting you against a well-known form of Internet surveillance, known as” traffic analysis.” It does this

    TORcoin: How it could Save TOR’s networks

    | 2014/06/12 2:39 am
  • Tatiana Moroz, a singer-songwriter and entrepreneur, is the pioneer of revolutionary crowd funding model PRLog (Press Release) – May 30, 2014 – NORTH BERGEN, N.J. — Tatiana Moroz, a New Jersey-based, singer-songwriter and entrepreneur is releasing her “Tatiana Coin”, the first-ever artist crypto currency aka “Artist Coin”. “Tatiana Coin” will use a Bitcoin-driven platform to empower fans and music lovers alike to directly contribute to Tatiana’s 3rd album release and subsequent tour. Early fundraising goals are $50,000 up to $250,000. The 30 day

    Bitcoin Backers Embrace Crowd Funding with “Tatiana Coin”

    | 2014/06/11 11:13 pm
  • Darkcoin rises back! After some drama with other anon coins, Darkcoin again has firmly put itself in number 3 position market caps and on a positive upward trend. This story for me is bitter sweet, as I sold on the downward trend, but hey, still made a profit several times over. With Masternode payments to be fixed and new revision of Darksend to implement ring signatures that are set to hit before this month is

    Darkcoin: Anon Strikes Back!

    | 2014/06/05 2:54 am
  • SaturnCoin has done much to imrpove upon their coin with a great developing team striving to get the best out of their coin. Their press release can be found here. One of the big things that the SaturnCoin team has done is the elimination of the original premine that had been in place by the original developers of SaturnCoin. However, as seen in the document, the premine had been straight deposited into Mintpal and Cryptsy

    SaturnCoin: Change to SAT2 and its new specifications

    | 2014/06/04 9:40 pm
  • Blackcoin has officially been integrated into Coinkite! For those of you that do not know what Coinkite is, essentially it is a payment service. But it’s more than that. With Coinkite, Blackcoin just received a web wallet, ability for Blackcoin debit cards, and the ability for shops to access Blackcoin via payment terminals. This essentially is the whole package, allowing people to easily start using Blackcoin with purchases able to paid online (via web wallet)

    Blackcoin just got Coinkited!

    | 2014/06/04 12:00 pm
  • Potential for increase is incredibly high in the altcoin market these days. You just have to play it smart and ride with the “whales”. This past week we saw some nice rises by many coins, from 100% to 1000%, therefore, let’s recall some of the ones I find most noteworthy: MastiffCoin MastiffCoin is a coin I had personally recommended as a buy when it was at 3000 satoshi through my twitter account. The reason why

    The AltCoin Roundup: Mastiff, Boost, and X11Coin

    | 2014/06/02 4:37 am
  • BoostCoin has received plenty of attention last week due to people interested in the X13 algorithm. However, it was not the first coin to implement it, the creators of the X13 algorithm abandoned their coin and now, boostcoin could be a very nice replacement to that which failed. BoostCoin is a PoW/PoS with a maximum of 40 million coins including the PoS stage, though it does have a 1% premine and therefore must be dealt

    [INTERVIEW]BoostCoin and it’s X13 Algorithm

    | 2014/05/31 3:52 am
  • Are you looking to make all of your cryptocurrency friends green with envy? Wife refusing to let you spend $10k on another one of your ‘toys’? Like to have the most up-to-date, latest and greatest technology and you won’t take ‘No’for an answer? Well, that settles it. The first major BlackCoin Community Incentive is here and we want you to be a part of it. The time has finally come and after much anticipation the

    BlackCoin Pool KNC Titan Promotional Giveaway, Extravaganza!

    | 2014/05/16 1:48 pm
  • Puebla, Mexico – May 12, 2014 – Bitso is pleased to officially announce today the launch of the first Ripple Gateway in Mexico, and first issuer of Mexican Peso (MXN) balances on the Ripple Network. Bitso enables people in Mexico to send and receive value to or from anywhere in the world, instantly and at very affordable rates. For example, people can send and receive Mexican pesos, bitcoins and U.S. dollars through Bitso. “We are

    MEXICO GETS A RIPPLE GATEWAY

    | 2014/05/13 6:30 am
  • After a steady weekend, the top cryptocurrencies are showing a minimal downtrend during Monday’s early hours. Bitcoin, Dogecoin, Litecoin and every major cryptocurrency are declining, though with the same promises to stay steady throughout the day as no major announcement or event is scheduled today. Can’t go mad if a rumor passed by though! BTC/USD At the end of April 6th (0000 UTC), the BTC/USD was trading at its two-day peak value, at around $462.

    Cryptocurrency Trading News: Bitcoin, Litecoin, Dogecoin Slide in Last 24 Hours

    | 2014/04/07 10:00 am