• Literally millions of people have joined the world of cryptocurrencies recently. For example, Coinbase, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges, has added around 2 million new clients within two months. Blockchain.com, the major electronic wallet, found its client base increase by 1.8 million during the same time frame. Most of these people are newbies, unacquainted with security issues and risks that surround complex but currently profitable cryptocurrency realm. This makes them easy targets for cybercriminals

    How to Secure Your Cryptocurrency Wallet: 16 Simple Tips for Beginners

    | 2017/11/17 10:00 pm
  • The website for Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC) is the latest victim of the Coin Hive malware that secretly mines for Monero cryptocurrency. In the world of sports, few things are as hot as Ultimate Fighting Championship (UFC). Millions tune in to watch bouts of modern day gladiators using a wide variety of fighting styles. Yet even the martial prowess of the UFC cannot keep them from being the victims of malware. The Register recently reported

    Ultimate Fighting Championship Website Gets KOed by Coin Hive Malware

    | 2017/11/07 7:30 pm
  • Bitcoin’s price sustained its spectacular momentum by remaining within its all-time high range during the week ending October 27, 2017. At the same time, the Dow Jones rose for the seventh straight week, fueled by technology stocks. Among these stocks, Nvidia, a Bitcoin and Ethereum mining device maker, was the strongest. Bitcoin Remains the Best Performing Currency Bitcoin remains the best performer and the unchallenged leader among fiat and other digital currencies by staying within

    Bitcoin and World Financial Markets Close Another Spectacular Week

    | 2017/10/28 12:30 pm
  • The Mule Tools code collection on Github is set to develop new ways to transact Bitcoin including via Fax, Morse Code, and chat applications. Developed tools stand to be incorporated into the Samourai wallet. Inspired by the blockstream satellite and Nick Szabo’s thoughts on the physical transportation of data, Mule Tools is aiming to be a clearinghouse of code enabling alternative methods of broadcasting Bitcoin transactions. What all this means is that using a fax

    Send Bitcoin By Fax? Morse Code? SMS? Chat? It Could Soon Be a Reality Thanks to Mule Tools

    | 2017/10/26 3:45 pm
  • Coinhive is a technology that is just several weeks old, it was formally introduced on September 14. Coinhive is rapidly turning into the cash cow of the world wide web, progressing from a revolutionary crypto-currency mining instrument to a technology heavily exploited by myriads of cyber-criminals. New Advertising Alternative or Just Plain Malware? Coinhive is a JavaScript library that webmasters can use on their websites. Whenever people visit the website, the Coinhive JavaScript code runs and mines Monero for the webmaster making use of the visitor’s CPU. It is a unique

    Coinhive – New Cash Cow for Malware Creators

    | 2017/10/20 2:30 am
  • DDoS attacks are one of the most common problems on the internet. However, blockchain technology may hold the key to a safer and more pleasant internet, an avenue that is being explored by the Gladius project. New Technology Brings New Problems With the inception of new technologies, new problems are also sure to arise and “malicious actors” are usually among the first to take advantage of these problems, using exploits in new systems to disrupt

    Gladius: How Blockchain Technology Is Making the Web Safer and Faster

    | 2017/10/14 1:00 pm
  • Blockchain technology continues to prove itself as one of the most secure record keeping and ledger system options currently on the market. The issue of malleable records continues to harm businesses that struggle with corruption and malicious third-party oversight. Blockchain technology can provide solutions to the problems faced by these companies. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] Blockchain as a Service, or BaaS, is also seeing a rise in popularity as more and more business

    Dragonchain Introduces Business Facing Blockchain Platform

    | 2017/10/06 2:15 pm
  • Cindicator, the decentralized analytics platform powered by hybrid intelligence, announced that their crowdsale was completed successfully, meeting the campaign’s hard cap of $15 million. What makes the Cindicator crowdsale so remarkable isn’t that it managed to reach its hard cap ahead of schedule – many recent ICOs can make that claim – but rather the unusual format of the campaign. What is a Whitelist Token Sale and Why is it a Big Deal? Unlike most

    Groundbreaking Cindicator Whitelist Token Sale a Rousing Success

    | 2017/10/03 12:15 pm
  • Rhea is launching the Crypto20 trading platform, a capitalization index of the top 20 cryptocurrencies enabling investors to hedge their investments across a range of the top rated, by market cap, cryptocurrencies. The Rhea ICO will begin on Monday, October 2nd. [Note: This is a sponsored article.] Simplifying Crypto Investing with Rhea and the Crypto20 Cryptocurrency investment can be a minefield for those new to the field, presenting a dizzying range of options combined with

    Countdown to the Rhea ICO Launch

    | 2017/09/30 10:00 pm
  • The San Francisco and Toronto based blockchain initiative Open Money has announced that it is postponing until Saturday its highly anticipated email only pre-sale event. The program is being expanded as the pre-sale amount was over sold the day before it was scheduled to begin. Open Money experienced a flood of activity that provoked committed amounts of public token investors to demand more than what was available, which would be unfair to those already signed

    Open Money Expands Pre-Sale Due to High Demand

    | 2017/09/13 3:15 pm
  • LAToken’s research team, formed by Deutsche Bank and McKinsey alumni, prepared the first LAT Crypto Research, outlining that total market capitalization of cryptocurrencies can reach $5 trillion by 2025, with asset-backed tokens driving the growth. To read the full report, follow the link, and we’ll share the highlights with you in this post. Total Market Cap to Reach $5 tn by 2025 Cryptocurrencies market capitalization has surged by 830% from last August, reaching $165 billion. The adoption rate of cryptocurrencies may be as high

    LAT Research: The Exponential Growth of Crypto Markets to $5 trillion

    | 2017/09/12 6:30 am
  • Consumer software, which represents approximately 40% of the $333 billion dollar global software industry, is quickly occupying a growing role in how people conduct their lives and interact with the world around them. We increasingly use apps to be more productive, entertain ourselves and to find and build personal relationships. At the same time, the cryptocurrency market is expanding exponentially around the world. A year ago the total market cap of Bitcoin plus Ethereum was just under $10 billion. Today, their combined market

    Open Money to Drive Mainstream Crypto Adoption

    | 2017/09/08 4:16 am
  • A solution to many of the worldwide concerns about the media comes to market in Snip, a decentralized news feed platform that is completely censorship resist and permissionless. Problems with current media outlets For decades, you could probably count on one hand the number of media sources where you get your news from. The biggest corporations in the space had complete control of the content that is in newspapers, TV, radio. But with the rise

    Snip platform looks to rewrite how the public receives their news

    | 2017/09/05 12:19 pm
  • Contemporary​ ​social​ ​media​ ​platforms​ ​have​ ​increasingly​ ​become​ ​corrupted,​ ​evident​ ​by​ ​the​ ​recent fake​ ​news​ ​problem,​ ​leading​ ​our​ ​culture​ ​to​ ​biases,​ ​prejudices​ ​and​ ​a​ ​serious​ ​neglect​ ​of​ ​truth.​ ​For​ ​an innovative​ ​solution,​ ​OneName​ ​Global​ ​is​ ​offering​ ​a​ ​blockchain-based​ ​social​ ​dashboard​ ​with multiple​ ​cryptocurrency​ ​rewards​ ​incentivizing​ ​truth. [Note: This is a sponsored story] On the surface, onG.Social is simply a social platform that helps influencers and social media users optimize their daily routine by making it possible to publish to all

    Power​ ​to​ ​The​ ​People:​ ​onG.Social​ ​offers​ ​a​ ​Blockchain-Based​ ​Solution to​ ​Facebook’s​ ​Fake​ ​News​ ​Problem

    | 2017/09/04 6:00 am
  • Decentralized advertisement network AdEx has announced its partnership with the content platform Snip. The AdEx Platform AdEx is a decentralized advertisement platform that uses blockchain technology to offer a fast, secure and efficient advertisement network. The platform was founded by the same team that created Streamio, a video content aggregator. On June 30, 2017, the AdEx token sale was able to raise the impressive amount of 40,000 Ether. In the last couple of weeks, the development progress

    AdEx announces partnership with content platform Snip

    | 2017/09/01 1:00 pm
  • Russian blockchain developers CarTaxi have just launched the first global service for towing vehicles. The platform brings together a list of all car towing companies and is already starting to change the outlook of the market. In the two months following the platform’s initial launch, the service already operates in over 15 different cities. The company’s global launch will be later in the year and the company has already organized its Pre-ICO campaign, set to

    The Blockchain ‘Uber’ of Car Towing, CarTaxi Launches Ethereum Based Platform

    | 2017/08/30 12:56 pm
  • A new and emerging cryptocurrency called LindaCoin is trying to take on the famous and tongue-n-cheek Dogecoin.  Lindacoin Takes on Dogecoin A new cryptocurrency has emerged which is trying to take on Dogecoin. Lindacoin is a new exciting cryptocurrency that is based on the prominent Scrypt algorithm. With its new unique features, the coin is trying to compete with the world-famous cryptocurrency Dogecoin. LindaCoin is using a hybrid combination of Proof of Work(PoW) and Proof

    LindaCoin is Trying to Take on The Famous Dogecoin

    | 2017/08/29 1:03 pm
  • San Francisco and Kiev-based blockchain startup Propy, launched its Token Sale this week and it has already seen a great response. The crowd sale started at 6 AM PST on August 15th and had already raised over than $7.7 million. The project is being well supported by real estate innovators and cryptocurrency enthusiasts. The development support of these individuals has been instrumental in allowing Propy to start towards its goal to release the decentralized Propy Title

    Propy Raises Nearly $8 Million on First Day of Crowdsale, Partners with Ukraine Government Entity

    | 2017/08/27 10:00 am
  • Microsoft has announced the launch of Coco – a first-of-its-kind ultra fast and secure blockchain service for companies that can process over 1,600 transactions per second. Microsoft’s New Blockchain Service Recently, Washington-based tech giant Microsoft announced a new blockchain framework designed for enterprise systems. The new framework, called Coco, will utilize Microsoft’s technology to offer an advanced, fast and reliable blockchain system. The main advantages of the Coco framework are its ability to process over 1,600

    Microsoft Launches Advanced Enterprise Blockchain Service

    | 2017/08/20 1:00 pm
  • Blockchain technology has proven itself to be invaluable for many different applications and now the Pentagon is looking at using blockchain technology to vastly bolster national security. There’s no denying the fervent interest generated by blockchain technology. The primary focus of blockchain for many people is in cryptocurrency, such as Bitcoin. However, an unlikely player is looking at this fascinating innovation: the Pentagon. The Washington Times is reporting that the US military is looking into

    Pentagon Looking to Draft Blockchain Technology for Security Purposes

    | 2017/08/19 10:30 am
  • DMarket is the first cross-game marketplace that allows gamers from all over the world to trade or exchange in-game goods originating from any gaming platform. Their ICO, launched on August 17, 2017, has raised over $7 million in its first 24 hours. The Birth of the Game Asset Marketplace The world first saw it on a large scale when Team Fortress 2 released the item market in 2008. Thousands upon thousands of dollars were being

    DMarket Launches ICO, Aims to Turn Virtual Items into Real Life Assets

    | 2017/08/18 1:00 pm
  • Sending money via GPS satellite sounds like something from a science fiction movie, but soon it could become a real service for people to use all over the world. Blockchain specialist company Blockstream has introduced satellites that can help people that don’t have internet access the Bitcoin network. Beaming Blocks Via Satellite Blockstream, a leading company in blockchain technologies, has introduced a brand-new way to interact with the Bitcoin blockchain. Marketed towards people without easy

    Blockstream Introduces Satellite Systems to Access the Blockchain

    | 2017/08/16 3:30 pm
  • In the wake of record-setting growth for digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum, graphics card manufacturer Nvidia has expressed their intent to focus more on the cryptocurrency mining market. Cryptocurrency Mining Boom Since the beginning of 2017, the cryptocurrency market has grown at an enormous rate. In late 2016 the total market capitalization of the cryptocurrency market was a respectable $14 billion and in the months since has climbed a record-setting $135 billion as of this writing! Bitcoin

    Nvidia to Focus More on Cryptocurrency Mining Market

    | 2017/08/12 2:15 pm