Back in April, MasterCard was the first company to publicly classify Initial Coin Offerings and cryptocurrencies as “high risk”. Now VISA have also expressed their agreement and stated that from December, all transactions to forex, binary, crypto brokers and ICOs will be classified as “high risk”…
The bull run of 2017 showed all the growth potential of privacy-oriented cryptocurrencies. Being at the center of many discussions, these coins have been in a favorable position with the majority of investors
Cryptocurrencies expanded all over the world. They allow individuals and companies to send and receive payments in a fast and easy way. However, they have also been used by criminals in order to launder many and avoid paying taxes. This is why the Cabinet Council decided to fight against tax evasion.
This year losses to cyber attacks are rising by a large margin. According to a report, losses are almost nearing $1 billion, with room to grow untill…
The AsicBoost is seen as a very controversial. While some believe it’s exploited for mining efficiency, others suggest it’s just the edge miners need
The technology that has been driving bitcoin and several altcoins is being used for retail now, and its likely you may not have even noticed it. De Beers has placed diamonds on blockchain and Walmart has put lettuce on it. Startups are putting skin care and liquor and fancy watches on the blockchain.
Augur is an application, which aims to offer market predictions based on real-world developments. Augur launched on the Ethereum blockchain in July…
The Sia blockchain network’s next hard fork will completely block miners produced from mining Behemoths like Bitmain. Some believe thats a winning strategy
The Chilean cryptocurrency exchange is a step forward in the market. The company has decided to integrate Bitcoin into the Lightning Network.
The Ripple XRP may have just become the next beneficiary of such endorsement after the Gates Foundation entered a partnership with a development firm closely related to Ripple.
Samsung Foundry has just launched the production of a brand new 7-nanometer (nm) Low Power Plus (7LPP) process node. This node will be able to drastically reduce energy consumption by up to 50%…
M2O will integrate the existing mileage and point markets and builds global membership services through Blockchain.
The companies offering security services for digital assets have always been trying to catch up with the technology. Hackers seem to be ahead of the curve
Serena Capital has just finished leading a major funding round totaling $1.7 million. The funding was focused around Acinq, which is one of the leading startups currently working on the Lightning network.