Bitcoin Is Becoming More Decentralized, Indicates New Research
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Bitcoin Is Becoming More Decentralized, Indicates New Research

btcethereumadmin - February 6, 2019

Bitcoin has become more decentralized by several measures, according to Canadian financial services firm Canaccord Genuity Group. In its February report, the firm said bitcoin was less…

New Malware Targets Apple Mac Computers to Steal and Mine Cryptos
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Crime
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New Malware Targets Apple Mac Computers to Steal and Mine Cryptos

btcethereumadmin - February 1, 2019

A recently discovered form of malware steals browser cookies and other information on victims’ Apple Mac computers to steal cryptocurrencies. Researchers at cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks published…

Crypto Startups Push Swiss VC Investments to a Record $1.25B
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Crypto News
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Crypto Startups Push Swiss VC Investments to a Record $1.25B

btcethereumadmin - February 1, 2019

Startups based in Switzerland have attracted a record amount of venture capital in 2018 and companies from the cryptocurrency industry have contributed to the notable increase. Zug,…

Study Finds Three Quarters of Attendees at Crypto Events Are Male
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Crypto News
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Study Finds Three Quarters of Attendees at Crypto Events Are Male

btcethereumadmin - January 30, 2019

A recently released report confirms a well-known observation – crypto-focused events are still largely male-dominated, not only in terms of registrants in general but also speakers. According…

Defying Crypto Winter, Swiss Crypto Valley Grows to 750 Companies
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Crypto News
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Defying Crypto Winter, Swiss Crypto Valley Grows to 750 Companies

btcethereumadmin - January 27, 2019

A new survey shows that the cluster of companies working with cryptocurrencies and related technologies in the Swiss Crypto Valley has expanded, despite the onset of what…

Introducing Blockchain Primers (with first Primer on Bitcoin Cash)
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Crypto News
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Introducing Blockchain Primers (with first Primer on Bitcoin Cash)

btcethereumadmin - January 23, 2019

At Blockchain we are passionate about helping people control their own cryptoassets. Doing that effectively requires having access to the latest and most reliable information, data, and…

Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work Algorithm Needs Replacing, Argues BIS Study
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Bitcoin
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Bitcoin’s Proof-of-Work Algorithm Needs Replacing, Argues BIS Study

btcethereumadmin - January 22, 2019

The proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm used by bitcoin and some other cryptocurrencies is not viable in the long-term and needs to be replaced, argues a new study from…

ICOs Raised $160 Million in First Half of January, Report Says
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ICOs Raised $160 Million in First Half of January, Report Says

btcethereumadmin - January 19, 2019

ICObench report: ICOs completed in the first half of January have raised $160 million, about 33 percent of the combined amount secured in December. Initial coin offerings…

This Malware Has a Worrying Trick to Mine Monero on Cloud Servers
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Crypto News
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This Malware Has a Worrying Trick to Mine Monero on Cloud Servers

btcethereumadmin - January 18, 2019

A recently observed form of malware uses a concerning new trick to avoid detection and mine cryptocurrency on cloud servers. Two researchers, Xingyu Jin and Claud Xiao,…

Adoption of Blockchain to Secure IoT Doubled in 2018, Says Gemalto
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Crypto News
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Adoption of Blockchain to Secure IoT Doubled in 2018, Says Gemalto

btcethereumadmin - January 15, 2019

The use of blockchain technology to help secure internet of things data, services and devices doubled last year, according to a recent survey by digital security firm…