A young cryptocurrency investor from Finland called Aarni Otava Saarimaa lost 5,564.4 bitcoins (BTC) that were worth 24 million dollars. Apparently, and according to the Bangkok Post, scammers in Thailand were able… Continue reading "Cryptocurrency Millionaire Scammed; Loses 5,500 Bitcoins"
According to a new survey conducted by the analytics firm Harris Insights: 50 percent of respondents were deemed likely to enter the virtual currency market in the future. The cryptocurrency… Continue reading "50 Percent of Americans Would Like to Buy Bitcoin"
The blockchain and crypto startup Crypterium is working in order to allow users send and receive payments in a very easy way. The company is creating a new product that would allow… Continue reading "Crypterium Aims to Run the Fastest Transactions In Crypto"
Overstock shares grew over 21% right after the e-commerce retailer announced that the firm GSR Capital will invest over $270 million dollars into Overstock’s blockchain known as subsidiary tZero. Overstock Shares… Continue reading "Overstock Shares Grow After Investment In Blockchain Unit tZero"
Michael Clarke, a known and important former cricket captain, is now involved in controversy after backing an Australian Initial Coin Offering (ICO). This decision of backing this ICO has gathered… Continue reading "Former Australian Cricket Captain Is Backing An ICO"
Cryptocurrency exchanges in India are trying to adopt new measures to bypass the ban imposed by the Reserve Bank of India (RBI) on cryptocurrency trading activities. In order to do so,… Continue reading "Indian Exchanges Are Bypassing The Ban on Trading"
Virtual currency mining activities have been expanding since the bull run that the cryptocurrency market experienced back in 2017. Cryptocurrency mining companies and computer chip manufacturers registered important returns after… Continue reading "Nvidia Sees Mining-Based Revenue Boost Despite Bear Market"
Iran may be working in the last features of a national virtual currency that would help it avoid sanctions imposed by the United States and other western countries. It seems that… Continue reading "Iran Speeds Up Project to Release its Own Cryptocurrency"
Since the end of the last year, Initial Coin Offerings have been expanding and raising an important amount of funds. And indeed, during the second quarter of the current year,… Continue reading "Despite The Market, ICOs Raised $8.3 Billion Dollars During the Q2 2018"
Microsoft has decided to roll out a new consensus mechanism for users that are working with the Azure system. The mechanism is known as ‘proof-of-authority,’ and replaces the so called… Continue reading "Microsoft Rolls Out New Consensus Mechanism On Azure"