26 de maio de 2019

Facebook (FB) Registers Secret Libra Crypto Project in Geneva as Data Privacy Concerns Loom

Facebook registered its crypto payments project in Geneva under the company name Libra Networks on May 2. According to a just released Reuters report the listing names Facebook Global as...

Binance CZ Announces BNB Giveaway After Bitcoin Heist, Money Laundering Nightmares Persist

The recent unprecedented Binance hack that led to over 7,000 bitcoins being stolen sent shockwaves across the cryptosphere and besmirched the crypto exchange’s almost impeccable security record. And now CEO...

This Week in Cryptocurrency: May 17th, 2019

Outside of a substantial pullback in the past 24 hours, cryptocurrency markets experienced considerable gains over the last week. On the week, Bitcoin is up 13%, Ethereum up 34%, XRP...

Upgrading Ethereum: 2.0 and the Quest for Scaleability

Developers have long wanted Ethereum to serve as a decentralized world computer. To achieve this goal the network must maintain its current decentralized architecture while scaling by multiple orders of...

This Week in Cryptocurrency: May 10th, 2019

Bitcoin continued its growth despite a week of generally negative news for the crypto space, adding another 8.71% growth this week to its 10.35% growth of last week. Other winners...

Uber’s First Political Advisor Looks to Tackle Mobile Voting with Blockchain

Bradley Tusk envisions a future where politicians lead for the majority of people, rather than just those who make it to polling places. Tusk, who advised several high-growth startups such...

Why Chinese Miners are in a Frenzy over Used Bitcoin Mining Rigs

Chinese crypto miners are in a frenzy over pre-owned bitcoin mining devices following the recent price upsurge that saw the lodestar digital coin’s value rise from sub $4,000 figures to...

Dark Web Enterprise Similar to Silk Road Shut down by FBI, Europol

Authorities in Germany have arrested the principal operators of one of the largest dark web marketplaces in the world dubbed the Wall Street Market. Three men, Tibo Lousee, Jonathan Kalla...

Facebook Loosens Ban on Crypto Advertisers, Including Itself

Earlier today, Facebook announced a change to its ban on cryptocurrency and blockchain advertising, effective immediately. The updated policy “no longer require pre-approval for ads related to blockchain technology, industry...

Amazon Go Stores Are Ripe for Bitcoin Adoption

Amazon Go is opening its first New York store this week at Brookfield Place downtown, CNBC reports. The 1,300-square-foot storefront will join the eleven other Amazon Go stores that have...