Asus’ gaming division has introduced its new B250 Mining Expert motherboard, specifically designed for the mining of cryptocurrencies.
Huobi and OKCoin have been investing client’s funds in high risk options for their own gain.
As fear of another upcoming fork starts to affect the price of Bitcoin, its close competitor is profiting, up 10 percent.
The Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has announced that it has received applications for registration from around 50 Bitcoin exchanges as of late-August 2017. …
The Russian real estate firm Kalinka Group has announced that once of its clients is selling his luxurious home for bitcoins. The 4200 square foot country mansion is located in the village of Nikolino, situated in a fashionable neighborhood off the Rublevo-Upenskoe highway. According to the Kalinka Group, this is the first time in the […]
For the past couple of days, Bitcoin Cash (Bcash or BCH) has been more profitable to mine than Bitcoin (BTC). This has resulted in miners switching from Bitcoin to Bcash, causing a significant speedup of blocks on the Bcash chain, to the point where several dozens of blocks were found per hour. Meanwhile, the Bitcoin […]
Is cryptocurrency real money? The Cointelegraph discusses a few of the major issues surrounding the debate.
If there is one particular trait Bitcoin severely lacks, it is anonymity. Despite claims from the media about how it is impossible to track Bitcoin transfers, the cryptocurrency is far more transparent compared to some others. That situation may soon change, as several initiatives are underway to add anonymity to Bitcoin in unique ways. One of these […]
Kraken is delisting 11 “illiquid” currency pairs today in an attempt to bulletproof its technical infrastructure for more popular trade options.
How does one design a blockchain protocol? Back in 2013, while in Athens, I set out to design a non-proof-of-work-based blockchain protocol motivated by the debt crisis in Greece, looming bank liquidity problems and the increasing discussions about the possibility of having a parallel currency. The new protocol had to be based on proof of […]
So that’s another day done in our bitcoin price trading efforts and we’ve had a pretty good one. As we noted this morning, volatility across the evening session brought price to trade a little bit lower than we might have liked, but not to the point that we could write off a near term reversal […]
Leading cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase was awarded a new patent for Bitcoin Security Concept.
Coinkite is soon to launch the third iteration of its Opendime bitcoin hardware wallet, the startup announced today.
The latest price review on top 5 cryptocurrencies.
Cryptocurrency users have always been a tempting target for cybercriminals. Since none of these currencies have reversible transactions, stealing money is a guarantee for success. It now appears criminals are targeted telecommunication providers across the United States for this purpose. More specifically, they try to have companies transfer control of a victim’s phone number to […]