Samourai Wallet: Wasabi’s CoinJoin Management Lacks Privacy
Bitcoin
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Bitcoin
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Samourai Wallet: Wasabi’s CoinJoin Management Lacks Privacy

btcethereumadmin - July 21, 2019

Samourai Wallet raised concerns over the alleged lack of privacy ensured by the CoinJoin implementation of competing wallet Wasabi. The official Samourai Wallet Telegram account raised concerns…

Privacy-Focused Coin Zcash Forks Into New Blockchain Network Ycash
Blockchain
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Blockchain
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Privacy-Focused Coin Zcash Forks Into New Blockchain Network Ycash

btcethereumadmin - July 19, 2019

Privacy-focused digital currency Zcash has forked into new blockchain network Ycash, whose total supply amounts to a 21 million coins. Privacy-focused digital currency Zcash (ZEC) has forked…

US Treasury Secretary Says Cash Is Not Laundered As Much As Bitcoin Is
Bitcoin
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Bitcoin
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US Treasury Secretary Says Cash Is Not Laundered As Much As Bitcoin Is

btcethereumadmin - July 18, 2019

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin rejected the idea that cash is laundered all the time, implying that Bitcoin is. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said that the authority will…

Tor Project’s Bitcoin Crowdfunding Campaign Hits Goal in 25 Hrs
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Blockchain
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Tor Project’s Bitcoin Crowdfunding Campaign Hits Goal in 25 Hrs

btcethereumadmin - July 17, 2019

Launched on July 15, Tor Project’s new Bitcoin-based crowdfunding campaign reached the softcap of $10,000 in 25 hours. Tor Project’s new Bitcoin (BTC)-based crowdfunding campaign has reached…

CBDCs Hold No Interest Without Full Anonymity: Banxico Deputy Governor
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Blockchain
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CBDCs Hold No Interest Without Full Anonymity: Banxico Deputy Governor

btcethereumadmin - July 11, 2019

The deputy governor of Mexico's central bank argued that a CBDC of “less than full anonymity” is not interesting for the public. Central bank digital currencies (CBDC)…

Coinbase CEO Praises Privacy While Allegedly Blacklisting Anonymous Transactions
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Bitcoin
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Coinbase CEO Praises Privacy While Allegedly Blacklisting Anonymous Transactions

btcethereumadmin - June 24, 2019

Co-founder and CEO of major U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase Brian Armstrong attracted criticism after praising private crypto transactions. Co-founder and CEO of major U.S.-based cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase…

Firm Behind Zcash to Introduce New Version of Protocol With Sharding
Blockchain
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Blockchain
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Firm Behind Zcash to Introduce New Version of Protocol With Sharding

btcethereumadmin - June 23, 2019

The Electric Coin Company, the firm behind second-biggest anoncoin zcash, is building a new scalable zcash blockchain. The Electric Coin Company (ECC), the firm behind second-biggest anoncoin…

Russian Central Bank Head: CBDC Under Consideration, But Not For Near Future
Blockchain
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Blockchain
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Russian Central Bank Head: CBDC Under Consideration, But Not For Near Future

btcethereumadmin - June 17, 2019

The head of Russia’s central bank has said that while the launch of a CBDC is being explored, it is not a matter for the near future.…

General Motors Leads $23M Funding Round for Spring Labs Blockchain Firm
Blockchain
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Blockchain
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General Motors Leads $23M Funding Round for Spring Labs Blockchain Firm

btcethereumadmin - June 13, 2019

Blockchain startup Spring Labs recently raised $23 million in Seed A funding round, says funds will go towards security products built on its Spring Protocol blockchain platform.…

Enigma’s Ethereum-Based Private Smart Contract Testnet Goes Live
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Blockchain
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Enigma’s Ethereum-Based Private Smart Contract Testnet Goes Live

btcethereumadmin - June 12, 2019

The testnet of private smart contract network Enigma has been launched. The testnet of private smart contract network Enigma has been launched, the developers announced in a…