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01/23/2020 03:36 PM

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Community Fractured by Sudden 12.5% Mining Tax

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Community Fractured by Sudden 12.5% Mining Tax CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

The bitcoin cash community has been splintered by the sudden introduction of a 12.5% miner's tax. Is BCH digging its own grave?

Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Community Fractured by Sudden 12.5% Mining Tax CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


01/08/2020 12:50 PM

HEX Owner Cashes Out $7 Million Ethereum Pile for Profit Rally

HEX Owner Cashes Out $7 Million Ethereum Pile for Profit Rally CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Nearly $7 million worth of Ethereum was moved in the past 2 days, as the funds from the HEX smart contract begin to disappear.

HEX Owner Cashes Out $7 Million Ethereum Pile for Profit Rally CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


01/05/2020 09:00 PM

Crypto Investors’ Ethereum Secretly Used to Prop up HEX ‘Scam Token’

Crypto Investors’ Ethereum Secretly Used to Prop up HEX ‘Scam Token’ CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Ethereum tokens controlled by the "anonymous' HEX flush address were secretly used to prop up the "scam token" on crypto exchanges.

Crypto Investors’ Ethereum Secretly Used to Prop up HEX ‘Scam Token’ CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


11/20/2019 06:16 PM

Gods Unchained Transfers 6 Million Cards Over Ethereum in 3 Days

Gods Unchained Transfers 6 Million Cards Over Ethereum in 3 Days CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Blockchain card game Gods Unchained has registered a record number of transactions on the Ethereum ERC-721 standard. Despite eclipsing CryptoKitties transactions in a matter of days, Gods Unchained is not clogging up the blockchain. The Gods Unchained marketplace will soon go live and provide a useful test-case for the future of Ethereum gaming. Crypto asset […]

Gods Unchained Transfers 6 Million Cards Over Ethereum in 3 Days CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


09/20/2019 04:00 PM

$25,000 Bitcoin, $1,000 Ethereum: ‘The Business Blockchain’ Author Predicts Year-End Prices of Top Cryptos

$25,000 Bitcoin, $1,000 Ethereum: ‘The Business Blockchain’ Author Predicts Year-End Prices of Top Cryptos CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

On Wednesday, the author of the book “The Business Blockchain: Promise, Practice, and Application of the Next Internet Technology,” William Mougayar, took to Twitter to share his fearless forecast on the possible year-end prices of top cryptos. The crypto tokens that made Mr. Mougayar’s list include bitcoin, Ethereum, Ethereum Classic, and Binance Coin among others. […]

$25,000 Bitcoin, $1,000 Ethereum: ‘The Business Blockchain’ Author Predicts Year-End Prices of Top Cryptos CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


09/10/2019 11:10 PM

Ethereum’s Potential is ‘Exciting’ and It Will ‘Ultimately Succeed’, Analyst Says

Ethereum’s Potential is ‘Exciting’ and It Will ‘Ultimately Succeed’, Analyst Says CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Ethereum has been at the center of controversy as of late due to its scalability issue. At its current iteration, the number two cryptocurrency can only process 15 transactions per second. With over 2,500 decentralized applications (DApps) and more than 16,000 daily users, the network is struggling to keep up with the demand. In fact, […]

Ethereum’s Potential is ‘Exciting’ and It Will ‘Ultimately Succeed’, Analyst Says CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


09/08/2019 09:19 AM

How Justin Sun Manufactures Hype for the TRON (TRX) Train

How Justin Sun Manufactures Hype for the TRON (TRX) Train CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

A glance at the Twitter followers of Justin Sun would have you believe the TRON (TRX) founder and CEO is the most famous personality in the cryptosphere. Likewise, a quick look at the list of the most utilized decentralized applications (dApps) paints TRON as one of the most active blockchains for dApps in existence. However, […]

How Justin Sun Manufactures Hype for the TRON (TRX) Train CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


09/07/2019 09:13 PM

3 Solid Reasons Why Ethereum Looks Stronger Than Ever

3 Solid Reasons Why Ethereum Looks Stronger Than Ever CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Critics have been trying to spread fear, uncertainty, and doubt on the No. 2 cryptocurrency in light of its scaling issues. It’s true that Ethereum is struggling with congestion as network utilization is above 94 percent. As a result, it becomes costly to run applications. Nevertheless, the cryptocurrency’s biggest problem appears to be its source […]

3 Solid Reasons Why Ethereum Looks Stronger Than Ever CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


09/05/2019 12:20 AM

Fred Wilson Disses Ethereum, Brownnoses Libra and Bitcoin

Fred Wilson Disses Ethereum, Brownnoses Libra and Bitcoin CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Venture capitalist Fred Wilson is backpedaling after one of his many lame predictions blew up in his face. Again. This time, Wilson dissed Ethereum while praising bitcoin and brown-nosing Facebook’s beleaguered Libra “cryptocurrency.” The Union Square Ventures co-founder distanced himself from Ethereum, saying it disappoints him. “Ethereum, as many of you know, confounds me,” Wilson […]

Fred Wilson Disses Ethereum, Brownnoses Libra and Bitcoin CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


08/22/2019 09:21 PM

Feuding Ethereum Siblings Score Pre-Fork Surges as Bitcoin Price Lags

Feuding Ethereum Siblings Score Pre-Fork Surges as Bitcoin Price Lags CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com While the bitcoin price languishes this week, ethereum classic is enjoying a spectacular spike ahead of its scheduled September 17 hard fork. And the ethereum price (ETH) is rising too. As of this writing, the price of ethereum classic (ETC) rocketed 20% to top $7.38 per coin. ETC has been on a sizzling rally […]

Feuding Ethereum Siblings Score Pre-Fork Surges as Bitcoin Price Lags CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


08/19/2019 04:05 PM

Ethereum Whiz Teases 100x Scaling, Says Crypto Is ‘Bigger Than Bitcoin’

Ethereum Whiz Teases 100x Scaling, Says Crypto Is ‘Bigger Than Bitcoin’ CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin says improving scalability could slash crypto transaction costs by a factor of “over 100.” That’s crucial, considering that blockchain has become so much “bigger than bitcoin.” Moreover, Buterin says upgrading scalability could dramatically boost mass crypto adoption. So that’s a pressing issue the industry must address if it wants […]

Ethereum Whiz Teases 100x Scaling, Says Crypto Is ‘Bigger Than Bitcoin’ CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


07/16/2019 11:25 AM

Bitcoin Maximalists Celebrate Ethereum’s ‘Demise’ amid Founder’s Scaling Concern

Bitcoin Maximalists Celebrate Ethereum’s ‘Demise’ amid Founder’s Scaling Concern CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Ethereum developers are having trouble scaling the most prominent smart contract platform in the world. Ethereum and The Bitcoin Cash Gambit It’s that simple. Scaling something worth billions of dollars without breaking it is a monumental task. Development roadmaps have regularly been delayed. Founder and Ethereum developer Vitalik Buterin thinks that the next era of […]

Bitcoin Maximalists Celebrate Ethereum’s ‘Demise’ amid Founder’s Scaling Concern CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


06/29/2019 11:38 AM

Squad Up! Millennial Gamers Will Pave Way to Bitcoin Adoption

Squad Up! Millennial Gamers Will Pave Way to Bitcoin Adoption CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

The link between gaming and crypto is so strong, that were it not for Vitalik Buterin’s encounter with World of Warcraft, the Ethereum creator would never have founded the most well-known alternative to Bitcoin. That’s a link in a chain that has already looped back on itself; more millennials now say they’d invest in cryptocurrencies […]

Squad Up! Millennial Gamers Will Pave Way to Bitcoin Adoption CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


06/23/2019 09:20 AM

Assassin’s Creed: Crypto? Ubisoft Taps Ethereum for Blockchain Gaming

Assassin’s Creed: Crypto? Ubisoft Taps Ethereum for Blockchain Gaming CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: French video game giant Ubisoft has announced an effort to develop blockchain gaming through Ethereum. In a report published June 11 by French news outlet Les Échos, Ubisoft is already months into the development of blockchain products using Ethereum. The company is looking to monetize and improve upon their existing implementation of in-game […]

Assassin’s Creed: Crypto? Ubisoft Taps Ethereum for Blockchain Gaming CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


06/12/2019 04:50 PM

‘Most Ambitious’ Blockchain Startup Since Ethereum Raises $15 Million

‘Most Ambitious’ Blockchain Startup Since Ethereum Raises $15 Million CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: A blockchain project called Helium has raised $15 million in a round led by enthusiastic technology investors like Multicoin Capital and Google (via venture fund GV). Multicoin wrote a passionate blog post, praising the project as one of the most ambitious crypto ventures since Ethereum itself. Helium reportedly will bring reduced costs to […]

‘Most Ambitious’ Blockchain Startup Since Ethereum Raises $15 Million CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


06/06/2019 08:10 PM

A $100 Million CFTC-Registered Fund Makes Long-Term Bet on Ethereum

A $100 Million CFTC-Registered Fund Makes Long-Term Bet on Ethereum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Bloomberg’s Matthew Leising profiled  Darma Capital. It’s a $100 million crypto fund with a bullish view on Ethereum and a visionary approach to the future of the internet. You might say they’re long Ethereum above all. The hedge fund is helping high-net-worth accredited investors to position themselves for a decade long ether bull […]

A $100 Million CFTC-Registered Fund Makes Long-Term Bet on Ethereum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


06/05/2019 02:30 PM

Crypto Goal! Major Euro Football Club Now Accepts Bitcoin & Ethereum

Crypto Goal! Major Euro Football Club Now Accepts Bitcoin & Ethereum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: The beautiful game just got much prettier after European football giant Benfica announced they’d be accepting bitcoin and Ethereum payments. Now, fans of the Portuguese Primera Liga champions can pay for match tickets and club merchandise using cryptocurrency. https://t.co/yfdq08wIRj pic.twitter.com/x3TpTsCcXk — SL Benfica (@slbenfica_en) June 5, 2019 Euro Elite Benfica Accept Bitcoin and […]

Crypto Goal! Major Euro Football Club Now Accepts Bitcoin & Ethereum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


06/03/2019 11:50 AM

Will Ethereum Surge Back to $1,000? Experts Weigh In

Will Ethereum Surge Back to $1,000? Experts Weigh In CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Ethereum has had a fantastic – if expected – turn-around the past few weeks, launching the second-largest cryptocurrency above $250. In the glory days of the ICO run, when transaction fees were high – and demand for Ether was also high – the ETH price sailed over $1,000. What are the odds of […]

Will Ethereum Surge Back to $1,000? Experts Weigh In CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/31/2019 06:45 PM

Tim Draper Says Ethereum’s Issuance Rate of 2%-4% ETH Worries Him

Tim Draper Says Ethereum’s Issuance Rate of 2%-4% ETH Worries Him CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper is one of the biggest advocates of the cryptocurrency space. He is famous for his bullish $250,000 bitcoin price prediction, which would reflect a 5% market share around the world in the coming years. Draper supports competition in the space and in addition to bitcoin is also a […]

Tim Draper Says Ethereum’s Issuance Rate of 2%-4% ETH Worries Him CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/29/2019 09:00 PM

‘Mario of the Blockchain’ CryptoKitties Has Yet to Gain Wide-Scale Usage

‘Mario of the Blockchain’ CryptoKitties Has Yet to Gain Wide-Scale Usage CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

  By CCN.com: CryptoKitties, a smart contract-fueled decentralized app (dApp) built on the Ethereum blockchain, was supposed to be the one to jumpstart mainstream adoption of crypto. You know, kind of like the Mario Bros of crypto, but instead of Luigi and Mario, there are digital cats. After all, it was the app to clog […]

‘Mario of the Blockchain’ CryptoKitties Has Yet to Gain Wide-Scale Usage CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/23/2019 05:35 PM

Grayscale Widens Net for Ethereum Investors with Trust’s FINRA Approval

Grayscale Widens Net for Ethereum Investors with Trust’s FINRA Approval CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Digital asset investment firm Grayscale Investments, which boasts $1.2 billion in AUM, has received regulatory approval for another cryptocurrency product to be traded in the secondary market. FINRA, which is a self-regulatory organization, has given its stamp of approval to the Grayscale Ethereum Trust for the over-the-counter (OTC) markets under the trading symbol […]

Grayscale Widens Net for Ethereum Investors with Trust’s FINRA Approval CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/20/2019 04:00 PM

Bitcoin, Not Blockchain: People Feverishly Search for World’s First Crypto

Bitcoin, Not Blockchain: People Feverishly Search for World’s First Crypto CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Around the world, the majority of searches related to cryptocurrency involve the word “Bitcoin,” a new report by ConsenSys concludes. Excepting a few Asian countries, most of the world wants to find information about Bitcoin. In the U.S., UK, Nigeria, Brazil, France, and elsewhere, roughly 70% or more of all crypto-related searches are […]

Bitcoin, Not Blockchain: People Feverishly Search for World’s First Crypto CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/17/2019 12:30 AM

Researcher Nears Launch of Ava, a Crypto & Potential Ethereum Killer

Researcher Nears Launch of Ava, a Crypto & Potential Ethereum Killer CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: The crypto ecosystem often explores which blockchain will emerge as the ‘Ethereum killer.’ So far, no network has been able to muscle the second-biggest blockchain off its perch, but now there’s a new kid in town – Ava, and it has Bitcoin, Ethereum, and even Visa in its sights. Ava is a new […]

Researcher Nears Launch of Ava, a Crypto & Potential Ethereum Killer CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/12/2019 07:06 AM

R3 Lead Mike Hearn: Corda is More Like Bitcoin Than Ethereum

R3 Lead Mike Hearn: Corda is More Like Bitcoin Than Ethereum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: “Corda is more like Bitcoin,” says Mike Hearn, lead engineer for Corda, the open source blockchain of the industry consortium R3. “It owes more of its intellectual history to bitcoin than Ethereum in a way. Its’ data model is similar to Bitcoin, which enables you to have privacy because you don’t see transactions […]

R3 Lead Mike Hearn: Corda is More Like Bitcoin Than Ethereum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/11/2019 03:30 AM

Vitalik Buterin Eyes Research on Privacy Coin Monero’s Traceability

Vitalik Buterin Eyes Research on Privacy Coin Monero’s Traceability CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Vitalik Buterin has expressed an interest in incorporating privacy features into Ethereum. He is partial to the ZK-SNARKS technology that is used in privacy coin Zcash. Nonetheless, his senses appear to be particularly keen about any developments surrounding privacy protocols. This became clear when a research paper was published entitled: “FloodXMR: Low-cost transaction flooding […]

Vitalik Buterin Eyes Research on Privacy Coin Monero’s Traceability CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


05/07/2019 01:00 AM

ConsenSys Founder Joe Lubin: Everything About Ethereum Must Improve

ConsenSys Founder Joe Lubin: Everything About Ethereum Must Improve CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: On a day when the Ethereum price outperformed bitcoin, soaring more than 6%, the project’s co-founder is speaking out. Joe Lubin, who co-founded Ethereum and founded ConsenSys, the latter of which has dozens of projects “building on Ethereum,” was a guest on the Chain Reaction Podcast hosted by Delphi Digital Co-Founder Tom Shaughnessy. […]

ConsenSys Founder Joe Lubin: Everything About Ethereum Must Improve CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


04/30/2019 03:39 AM

Elon Musk Shills Ethereum, Price Goes from Red to Green

Elon Musk Shills Ethereum, Price Goes from Red to Green CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Elon Musk might have the SEC breathing down his neck about Tesla, but he’s having some fun with crypto Twitter. In a one-word tweet, he single-handily drew in the entire crypto community to his thread.  The Tesla CEO simply said “Ethereum.” After he let the cat out of the bag, the ETH price […]

Elon Musk Shills Ethereum, Price Goes from Red to Green CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


04/25/2019 08:30 PM

Bitcoin Exchange Suffers Trader Backlash Months After Suspicious ‘Fire’

Bitcoin Exchange Suffers Trader Backlash Months After Suspicious ‘Fire’ CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: A crypto trader provided CCN.com with documents proving that he has lost around 43 Ether all told after depositing it on BiteBTC on Christmas Eve. As we previously reported, the Bitcoin exchange claimed a fire wrecked its servers, but the exchange claimed crypto wallets were safe. Where There’s Smoke, There’s Fire Nearly every […]

Bitcoin Exchange Suffers Trader Backlash Months After Suspicious ‘Fire’ CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


04/18/2019 07:03 PM

Vitalik Buterin in Free Speech Battle Cry Defends #DelistBSV

Vitalik Buterin in Free Speech Battle Cry Defends #DelistBSV CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Vitalik Buterin is known first and foremost as the creator of Ethereum, but he’s also famous for his disdain of centralized exchanges. After previously wishing that centralized exchanges would all “burn in hell”, now Buterin is coming to their defense. In an exposition reminding the crypto community about the pillars of the First […]

Vitalik Buterin in Free Speech Battle Cry Defends #DelistBSV CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


04/16/2019 01:35 PM

Struggling Ethereum Giant ConsenSys Seeks $200 Million Raise at Billion-Dollar Valuation

Struggling Ethereum Giant ConsenSys Seeks $200 Million Raise at Billion-Dollar Valuation CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

By CCN.com: Ethereum development studio ConsenSys is struggling financially and is now trying to raise $200 million from outside investors to stay afloat. The fundraising drive comes just four months after the Brooklyn-based blockchain startup laid off 13% of its workforce. ConsenSys has not yet commented on the rumors, which were reported by The Information. […]

Struggling Ethereum Giant ConsenSys Seeks $200 Million Raise at Billion-Dollar Valuation CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


04/09/2019 08:24 PM

Ethereum Price Stalls as DApp Users Flirt with Other Crypto Platforms

Ethereum Price Stalls as DApp Users Flirt with Other Crypto Platforms CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

The ethereum price has ballooned by nearly one-third so far in April, but without bitcoin’s bullish tailwind, ETH might be stuck in a rut. According to Dapp.com, the second-largest cryptocurrency’s network suffered defections in Q1 2019 as users fled the network for rival platforms. If users would only stay loyal to decentralized apps (dApps) on […]

Ethereum Price Stalls as DApp Users Flirt with Other Crypto Platforms CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


03/21/2019 07:32 AM

Booming Ethereum Price Good for Ecosystem: Founder Vitalik Buterin

Booming Ethereum Price Good for Ecosystem: Founder Vitalik Buterin CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Ethereum Co-Founder Vitalik Buterin was live from New York on Wednesday night. He was spotlighted in a live-stream interview with Laura Shin for the crypto journalist’s Unchained podcast, a sold-out event that was held at the Columbia Graduate School of Journalism. Buterin remained diplomatic with his responses, even inserting bits of humor and moxie where […]

Booming Ethereum Price Good for Ecosystem: Founder Vitalik Buterin CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


03/19/2019 04:15 PM

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Governance is Currently Underrated

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Governance is Currently Underrated CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

In the most recent episode of Into the Ether, Vitalik Buterin appears to discuss all things Ethereum. One of the subjects that came up was the Ethereum governance model. Eric Conner asked Buterin about on-chain governance models, and his thoughts on how Ethereum’s governance stacks up against them. Current Governance Model Underrated: Vitalik Buterin Buterin […]

Vitalik Buterin: Ethereum Governance is Currently Underrated CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


03/15/2019 01:28 AM

Ethereum Won’t Fail: Joseph Lubin

Ethereum Won’t Fail: Joseph Lubin CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

It’s no secret Ethereum was among the hardest hit coins during the crypto winter after a tough year of regulatory uncertainty surrounding security tokens and ICOs. If anyone should seem worried, it would be blockchain pioneer Joseph Lubin, whose company ConsenSys is an incubator for Ethereum projects. Yet, he couldn’t appear further from losing sleep. […]

Ethereum Won’t Fail: Joseph Lubin CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


03/11/2019 07:47 PM

Bitcoin Would Survive Recession, But Ethereum Might Crater: Tech VC

Bitcoin Would Survive Recession, But Ethereum Might Crater: Tech VC CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Bitcoin would survive a recession, while Ethereum would suffer and Ripple’s XRP would remain unaffected. That’s the prediction of Kyle Chapman, a partner with tech venture capital firm Cosimo Ventures. Chapman wrote in Barron’s that a recession would not hurt bitcoin because it’s decentralized and is mostly independent of the stock market’s cyclical undulations. Fed […]

Bitcoin Would Survive Recession, But Ethereum Might Crater: Tech VC CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


03/04/2019 10:21 AM

QuadrigaCX Wallets Found Empty, Mystery of $150 Million Missing Crypto Deepens

QuadrigaCX Wallets Found Empty, Mystery of $150 Million Missing Crypto Deepens CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

The cold wallets of QuadrigaCX, once the largest crypto exchange of Canada, have reportedly been found to be empty. According to Bloomberg, most of the Bitcoin funds from the exchange’s cold wallets were moved out in April 2018, more than 9 months before QuadrigaCX revealed it had lost $150 million in customer funds after its […]

QuadrigaCX Wallets Found Empty, Mystery of $150 Million Missing Crypto Deepens CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


02/27/2019 02:45 AM

Cryptocurrency Miners are Making Millions for Doing Absolutely Nothing

Cryptocurrency Miners are Making Millions for Doing Absolutely Nothing CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

The latest issue of Diar points out that Bitcoin miners and other crypto miners have made tens of millions of dollars without processing a single transaction. The major proof-of-work blockchains, Bitcoin, Ether, Litecoin, and Dash, have earned in excess of $18 billion. Bitcoin Cash miners have earned just under $1 billion since the fork. Zcash […]

Cryptocurrency Miners are Making Millions for Doing Absolutely Nothing CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


02/25/2019 10:57 AM

Samsung Galaxy S10 Will Feature Full ERC20 Support in Crypto Wallet

Samsung Galaxy S10 Will Feature Full ERC20 Support in Crypto Wallet CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

T Store, a mobile application marketplace operated by SKT, the largest telecommunications giant in South Korea, officially introduced Samsung Blockchain Keystore and the revolutionary native crypto wallet on the Galaxy S10. The photograph of the of the Samsung Blockchain Keystore and crypto wallet released by T Store showed a section called “Token Transfers” under the platform’s […]

Samsung Galaxy S10 Will Feature Full ERC20 Support in Crypto Wallet CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


12/13/2018 07:22 AM

Bitcoin Price to Likely Avoid Drop Below $3k as Crypto Loses $14 Billion in 1 Week

Bitcoin Price to Likely Avoid Drop Below $3k as Crypto Loses $14 Billion in 1 Week CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Over the past 48 hours, the Bitcoin price has stabilized at around $3,400 after dropping to a new yearly low at $3,210 on December 7. On a weekly basis, Bitcoin (BTC) is up six percent from $3,210 to $3,400 but the cryptocurrency market has lost $14 billion of its valuation against the U.S. dollar mostly […]

Bitcoin Price to Likely Avoid Drop Below $3k as Crypto Loses $14 Billion in 1 Week CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


12/06/2018 05:30 AM

Crypto Market Loses $6 Billion in Big Downtrend, is $3,000 Bitcoin Unavoidable?

Crypto Market Loses $6 Billion in Big Downtrend, is $3,000 Bitcoin Unavoidable? CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Within a 48-hour span, since December 5, the Bitcoin price has dropped from $3,913 to $3,678, by just about six percent. Other major cryptocurrencies like Ethereum (ETH) and Stellar (XLM) have declined by more than 10 percent in the past two days. The Ethereum price has dropped from $112 to $101 while the Stellar price […]

Crypto Market Loses $6 Billion in Big Downtrend, is $3,000 Bitcoin Unavoidable? CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


12/04/2018 02:59 AM

Joseph Lubin: Forget Price — Ethereum Adoption is Growing Rapidly

Joseph Lubin: Forget Price — Ethereum Adoption is Growing Rapidly CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

In virtually every area, Ethereum, the largest smart contract blockchain protocol in the world, seems to be growing at an exponential rate. According to Joseph Lubin, the co-creator of Ethereum and the founder of ConsenSys, a blockchain software studio based in New York that houses 1,000 developers: “Blockchain is more than a market. It’s a […]

Joseph Lubin: Forget Price — Ethereum Adoption is Growing Rapidly CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


12/03/2018 08:47 PM

Ethereum Giant ConsenSys Tightens Belt, Will Axe Underperforming Projects

Ethereum Giant ConsenSys Tightens Belt, Will Axe Underperforming Projects CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Ethereum development studio ConsenSys, the New York-based blockchain startup, is restructuring as part of a move to streamline its business amid the crypto bear market. ConsenSys CEO Joseph Lubin, the co-founder of Ethereum, made the announcement in a company letter. “We must retain, and in some cases regain, the lean and gritty startup mindset that made […]

Ethereum Giant ConsenSys Tightens Belt, Will Axe Underperforming Projects CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


11/27/2018 08:32 AM

Bitcoin Price Drops 7% Yet Again as Crypto Market Struggles to Retain Momentum

Bitcoin Price Drops 7% Yet Again as Crypto Market Struggles to Retain Momentum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Throughout the past 24 hours, the price of Bitcoin (BTC) dropped from $4,065 to $3,600, reversing a short-term corrective rally. The dominant cryptocurrency has been on a steep downtrend for several weeks but on November 26, for a brief of time, Bitcoin seemed to be initiating a corrective rally after reaching a new yearly low […]

Bitcoin Price Drops 7% Yet Again as Crypto Market Struggles to Retain Momentum CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


11/15/2018 02:20 AM

Guilty Conscience? $30M Crypto Exit Scam in South Korea Refunds Victims

Guilty Conscience? $30M Crypto Exit Scam in South Korea Refunds Victims CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Earlier this week, a crypto exit scam in South Korea called “Pure Bit” disappeared with more than $30 million in user funds. On November 4, the group conducted an initial coin offering (ICO) to raise nearly $30 million using Ethereum (ETH) to build a cryptocurrency exchange. On November 13, as CCN.com reported, Pure Bit and […]

Guilty Conscience? $30M Crypto Exit Scam in South Korea Refunds Victims CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


11/03/2018 12:27 AM

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says His Son is an Ethereum Miner

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says His Son is an Ethereum Miner CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

Google co-founder Sergey Brin and CEO Sundar Pichai have a lot more in common than just their jobs. Both tech billionaires have crypto-savvy young sons who mine ethereum. Pichai said his 11-year-old son mines ethereum on a home computer that Pichai built himself, according to Business Insider. He made the amusing revelation at the New York Times DealBook […]

Google CEO Sundar Pichai Says His Son is an Ethereum Miner CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


10/31/2018 09:59 PM

Mainstream: ‘Big Four’ Firm EY Builds Enterprise Product on Public Ethereum Blockchain

Mainstream: ‘Big Four’ Firm EY Builds Enterprise Product on Public Ethereum Blockchain CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

The big four accounting firms are pouring more resources into blockchain technology now more than ever, and now Ernst & Young (EY) has just deepened its commitment. The global professional services firm has unveiled a Public Edition (PE) prototype of its EY Ops Chain, using the public Ethereum blockchain to deliver what the company describes […]

Mainstream: ‘Big Four’ Firm EY Builds Enterprise Product on Public Ethereum Blockchain CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


10/25/2018 12:25 AM

The Next 10 Years: Crypto Market to Eclipse $20 Trillion as Bitcoin’s Influence Fades

The Next 10 Years: Crypto Market to Eclipse $20 Trillion as Bitcoin’s Influence Fades CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

It’s been 10 years since bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto published his white paper on bitcoin, and the global economy hasn’t been the same since. The original cryptocurrency now boasts a market cap of more than $112 billion, while bitcoin’s dominance hovers at more than 53%. But if you ask Nigel Green, founder and CEO of […]

The Next 10 Years: Crypto Market to Eclipse $20 Trillion as Bitcoin’s Influence Fades CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds


10/10/2018 03:52 PM

Ethereum: We Haven’t Seen the Last of the Bug That Killed the DAO

Ethereum: We Haven’t Seen the Last of the Bug That Killed the DAO CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds

More than two years after the collapse of The DAO thrust the Ethereum community into civil war, one of the bugs that caused that caused that black swan event continues to lurk in many smart contracts, waiting to be exploited by hackers. That’s according to Emin Gün Sirer‏, a computer science professor at Cornell and […]

Ethereum: We Haven’t Seen the Last of the Bug That Killed the DAO CCN.com - News & Blazing Op-Eds



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