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Top Four BTC Mining Pools Could Time Warp Bitcoin Cash on Their Own

Top Four BTC Mining Pools Could Time Warp Bitcoin Cash on Their Own

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) has approximately 10 percent of the hash rate of the Bitcoin (BTC) network. This means that, at any given moment, BCH is vulnerable to 51 percent attacks from four of the top five mining pools hashing on the BTC mainnet. Whats worse, BC...

BitsOnline

05/26/2018

Ongoing Verge Issues Spell Problems for Pornhub Partnership

Ongoing Verge Issues Spell Problems for Pornhub Partnership

Even though a lot of people are still shocked that Pornhubactually took the plunge on Verge, it seems that decision may come back to bite the company. Due to the ongoing attacks against the Verge network, Pornhub and its cohorts are at risk of seeing tran...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

CryptoKitties Developers Face Lawsuit Over Alleged NDA Violation

CryptoKitties Developers Face Lawsuit Over Alleged NDA Violation

In the world of blockchain and cryptocurrency, interesting projects can be found on a regular basis. CryptoKitties has received a lot of attention, in part because the project raised $1 million. However, it appears a lawsuit may be coming the way of the C...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

Pornhub Launches a Free VPN Service to Bypass Internet Censorship

Pornhub Launches a Free VPN Service to Bypass Internet Censorship

Internet censorship has become a major problem over the past few years. Despite more and more people getting connected to the internet, it is still nearly impossible to access most information without encountering some form of restriction. As such, users ...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

Op-Ed | Cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin Consume Significantly Less Resources than Fiat Money

Earlier this week, I wrote on social media that it costs significantly less energy to produce cryptocurrencies like bitcoin and Ethereum. The responses were, thats not true, once fiat money is created, no additional energy is required. Bitcoin and cryptoc...

CCN

05/26/2018

Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Spikes Up to $7,500

Bitcoin Price Watch: Currency Spikes Up to $7,500

At press time, bitcoin has incurred a small rebound, and is now trading for roughly $7,500. This marks a $100 spike from yesterdays price, though that, in turn, marked a $100 fall from 48 hours ago, when bitcoin had previously been trading for $7,500. Thu...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

Beware of the Malicious Mac Monero Miner

Beware of the Malicious Mac Monero Miner

Malicious cryptocurrency mining tools have become a big problem over the past few months. In most cases, this malware only affects Windows users, although some Linux variants exist as well. It seemsastealthy Macintosh cryptominerhas beenutilizing the XMRi...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

Researchers Claim $1.2B Worth of Crypto Has Been Stolen Since 2017

Researchers Claim $1.2B Worth of Crypto Has Been Stolen Since 2017

Cryptocurrency hasbeena prime target for criminals for quite some time now. This trend has only intensified over the past few years. A new study by the Anti-Phishing Working Group claims that close to $1.2 billion worth of cryptocurrencies have been stole...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

Worlds Largest Diamond Retailer Joins De Beers Blockchain Project

Signet Jewelers, the worlds largest retailer of diamond jewelry, has joined Tracr, the diamond blockchain program being developed by South African gem juggernaut De Beers Group. Signet is part of a growing chorus of industry giants that are part of the Tr...

CCN

05/26/2018

Rewards.com Begins Offering Cryptocurrency Rewards

Rewards.com Begins Offering Cryptocurrency Rewards

Cryptocurrencies are slowly making inroads in variousareas of finance. So far, there has been little to no progress in regards to loyalty schemesor bonus point offerings. Rewards.com is looking to shake things up byoffering Dash support to its customers. ...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

Fixy ICO Opportunity Last Call before Exchange Listing and Multiple Partnerships Announcement

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CCN

05/26/2018

Infinitus Has Just Created the Solution to Cryptocurrencys Biggest Problem

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CCN

05/26/2018

Blockchain-Based Crypto Game Bitpet Announce Their Impending Airdrop Event

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CCN

05/26/2018

CRYSTALS Token Event to Bring a Game-Changing Solution to the Modeling Industry

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CCN

05/26/2018

Skywire by Skycoin: Democratizing the Internet, Launches Testnet Service

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CCN

05/26/2018

TE-FOOD Partners with HALAL TRAIL Bringing Halal Food Companies to the Blockchain

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CCN

05/26/2018

Blockchain Tech Could Accelerate AI Initiatives

Blockchain Tech Could Accelerate AI Initiatives

Blockchain technology holds vast potential. The deeper you delve down the rabbit hole of hashes and nodes, the more intricate paths unwind before you. And as we prepare for Web 3.0 and changes in how we interact online (and the devices with which we do it...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

TRONs Founder Keeps Trying to Acquire BitTorrent

After a series of wacky events that involved the renaming of a company, a lawsuit, and the establishment of a new holding company, it seems like Justin Sun might be edging closer to acquiring BitTorrent....

CryptoVest

05/26/2018

How the First Blockchain Art Award Can Paint a Brighter Picture for Open Creation

How the First Blockchain Art Award Can Paint a Brighter Picture for Open Creation

Who would have thought that with the emergence of blockchain technology would come fame, recognition, and awards? Well, the art world has long been issuing awards to support freedom of expression and creation. However, the problem with many of these award...

The Merkle

05/26/2018

Venezuelan Activity Spikes on Localbitcoins as One Satoshi Approaches 6 Bolivars

As Venezuela's economic woes continue to amplify, locals are buying Bitcoin at impressive rates....

CryptoVest

05/26/2018

GMO Internet Group to Launch First-Ever 7nm Mining Rig

GMO Internet Group announced the pending release of the first-ever ASIC miner that uses a 7nm transistor size for its chips....

CryptoVest

05/26/2018

Dash Debit Card for US users! Karen Hsu interviews Brian Tan Paycent CEO

Dash Debit Card for US users! Karen Hsu interviews Brian Tan Paycent CEO

This is a video repost of the Dash Talk interview from ourYouTubechannel. Karen HsuHead of Growth forBlockCypher interviews Paycent CEO Brian Tan. ⏱ Question TimeStamps: 🚩 00:25 Who is Brian and what is Paycent? 🚩 00:51 When will a ...

DashForceNews

05/26/2018

Latest Bitcoin Scam: Demanding Crypto to Return Lost Dog

A woman in Youngsville, North Carolina, whose pet dog had gone missing, was told to pay a bitcoin ransom by criminals claiming to have taken the family pet. Patricia Howell was told to pay $600 in bitcoin or Happy the basset hound would be sold or killed....

CCN

05/26/2018

Welcome Richard Soley to the IOTA Foundation

Dr. Richard Mark Soley is Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of OMG , Executive Director of the Cloud Standards Customer Council, and Executive Director of the Industrial Internet Consortium.As Chairman and CEO of OMG, Dr. Soley is responsible for the v...

Iota

05/26/2018