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Fed Chairman Shows Support For Private Crypto Transactions

Fed Chairman Jerome Powell testified this morning in front of the House Financial Services Committee, on the state of the U.S. economy and monetary policy. During his testimony...

Ricardo Martinez | 2 months ago
Monero Adopts Brand New Consensus Algorithm to Fend Off Crypto Miners

Does Monero Have a Serious Centralized Mining Problem?

Right now, just 2 mining pools control over 60% of Monero’s network hashrate, but just how serious is this problem? Is Monero vulnerable to a 51% attack? Monero, the privacy coin...

Ricardo Martinez | 2 months ago
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UK’s FCA is on the Lookout for ‘Crypto Experts’

The United Kingdom’s FCA is looking for crypto experts as part of their latest efforts to regulate digital currencies operating in the UK. The UK’s financial conduct authority...

Luke Whelan | 2 months ago
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How to Prevent Crypto Criminals from Milking your Laptop

Cryptojacking is a cybercrime in which websites or devices are hacked with clandestine software for mining crypto. Can it be prevented? How do Hackers ‘Cryptojack’ the...

Ricardo Martinez | 2 months ago
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Beware of Microsoft Windows Malware, Warns Singapore Regulators

The Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) has recently issued a warning to financial institutions after 4 high-risk bugs were found in Microsoft’s Windows system. Windows-Based...

Christine Vasileva | 2 months ago
John McAfee Drops Bitcoin, Calls it 'Ancient Technology'

John McAfee Drops Bitcoin, Calls it ‘Ancient Technology’

The crypto world was more than amused when anti-virus mogul John McAfee famously said he would consume his own manhood on live TV if bitcoin wasn’t at $1 million by the end of this...

Martin Young | 3 months ago
5 Cryptos You Can Still Mine profitably From Your PC

5 Cryptos You Can Still Mine Profitably From Your PC

Mining, for most crypto coins, is a resource-heavy activity. The intricacies of algorithms also make them especially fit for graphic card mining. But there are still projects which are...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
Europol: Monero Payments Cannot be Traced

Europol: Monero Payments Cannot be Traced

When Monero (XMR) users choose to veil their transactions, they cannot be traced between the sender and receiver. This finding by an Europol official contradicts previous discoveries...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
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Taylor Swift Photo Hides Malicious Crypto-Mining Code

Concealed crypto mining – using infected computers to produce hashes for specific types of coins – is using more ingenious methods to hide from operating systems. The...

Christine Vasileva | 3 months ago
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Monero Warns Users of Malware Ahead of Hard Fork

XMR users who downloaded binary files in the past 24 hours or so might have installed malware, Monero said via its official site Users Notice Weird Binary Files Some of...

Anatol Antonovici | 4 months ago
mimblewimble hacked for less than $60 on AWS

Mimblewimble Attacked Using $60 Per Week on AWS

Ivan Bogatyy of Dragonfly Research says he was able to use as little as $60 per week on Amazon Web Services (AWS) to expose a critical vulnerability on the Mimblewimble (MW) privacy...

Osato Avan-Nomayo | 4 months ago
Monero Adopts Brand New Consensus Algorithm to Fend Off Crypto Miners
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Monero (XMR) Adopts New PoW Algorithm to Fight Off ASICs

Monero (XMR) has to deal with the inflow of specialized ASIC machines taking over mining on its network. After several ASIC-disabling forks, which slightly tweaked the CryptoNight...

Christine Vasileva | 6 months ago