Archive | August 18, 2017

Robert Binning, CEO of StreamSpace to Speak on Blockchain Technology at Digital Hollywood Event

StreamSpace is pleased to announce that Robert Binning, Founder and CEO of StreamSpace LLC, will be a featured speaker at the Digital Hollywood Fall Event on October 10-12, 2017.  Robert will discuss the blockchain architecture and how it applies to streaming media storage and distribution networks as a subject matter expert in “The Hollywood Masterclass: […]

Bitcoin is more valuable than gold — but nowhere near as stable – Business Insider

Business InsiderBitcoin is more valuable than gold — but nowhere near as stableBusiness InsiderSome investors consider bitcoin a safe haven that’s comparable to gold. Like gold, the digital currency isn’t tied to one country or central bank. When a particular country experiences a political or economic crisis, its national currency can often …

‘Bitcoin cash’ surges 40% in single day as investors bet on its faster processing speeds – CNBC

CNBC’Bitcoin cash’ surges 40% in single day as investors bet on its faster processing speedsCNBCBitcoin cash climbed Friday to its highest since the day after bitcoin split into bitcoin and bitcoin cash. Digital currency “miners” this week mined an eight megabyte block, which allows for greater transaction speeds and “has proven that bitcoin cash …and […]

Teenage bitcoin millionaire is back with a better Botangle … – TechCrunch

TechCrunchTeenage bitcoin millionaire is back with a better Botangle …TechCrunchErik Finman gained notoriety and a certain fame as a 14-year-old entrepreneur and bitcoin investor who’d managed to turn a $1000 investment in the..Bitcoin Teenage Millionaire Works with NASA to ‘Democratize Space’CoinTelegraphall 3 news articles »

Teenage bitcoin millionaire is back with a better Botangle – TechCrunch

TechCrunchTeenage bitcoin millionaire is back with a better BotangleTechCrunchErik Finman gained notoriety and a certain fame as a 14-year-old entrepreneur and bitcoin investor who’d managed to turn a $1,000 investment in the cryptocurrency into more than a million dollars and a chance to never see the inside of a college …Bitcoin Teenage Millionaire Works with […]

Neo-Nazi Website Banished to the Dark Web

Recent protests in Charlottesville, Virginia turned violent as 32-year-old Heather Hayer was killed after a car rammed into a group of counter-protesters. The subsequent fallout triggered a debate around the responsibility that tech companies might have for enabling extremist content on their platforms. Apps like Discord already shut down Neo-Nazi servers, and recently both Google and GoDaddy […]

Investor Who Predicted 2008 Mortgage Crisis Bearish About Bitcoin – CoinTelegraph

CoinTelegraphInvestor Who Predicted 2008 Mortgage Crisis Bearish About BitcoinCoinTelegraph”There’s certainly a lot of bullishness about Bitcoin and cryptocurrency, and that’s the case with bubbles in general. The psychology of bubbles fuels it. You just become more convinced that it’s going to work. And the higher the price goes, the more …

Bitcoin Ransomware Education: SyncCrypt

It was only a matter of time before cybercriminals started using stenography to hide malicious tools. A new ransomware variant, SyncCrypt, hides within JPEG image files. This method of distribution will only become more prevalent, since most computer users view JPEGs as completely harmless. That is no longer the case, and SyncCrypt could be a very dangerous type of […]