Ethereum

How Ethereum Applications Earn A+ Security Ratings

More than 1.2 million ethereum applications have used a little-known security tool to help them avoid the costly errors arising from self-executing lines of code known as smart contracts. Launched by ethereum technology startup Amberdata back in October, the free tool is available for anyone in the general public to interpret the security of active […]

Ethereum’s ProgPow Mining Change Approved Again, But Timeline Unclear

Ethereum’s ProgPoW Mining Change to Be Considered for Istanbul Upgrade

Mining Pool Splits $300K Ether Fee With Accidental Sender

Altcoins

Newsflash: Stellar Price Spikes Just Prior to Coinbase App Listing

The stellar cryptocurrency has completed its Coinbase rollout following its listing on the retail-facing brokerage platform Coinbase.com. Stellar Goes Live on Coinbase.com & Mobile Apps The US-based crypto exchange announced just minutes ago that stellar was now available on the Coinbase website and mobile apps, approximately five days after the cryptocurrency launched on order-book exchange […]

Why Bitcoin Cash Surged 20% to Headline Booming Crypto Market

Blockchain AI Startup SingularityNET Partners with China’s Insurance Giant Ping An

Tron dApps: 3 Awesome Things You Can Do Cryptocurrency Right Now For Less Than $20

Mining

BetterHash Can Improve Bitcoin Mining Decentralization, But When?

The level of centralization in mining is one of the more credible problems with Bitcoin today. While there has not been much activity in terms of actual attacks made possible through mining centralization (although some would refer to SegWit2x as an attack), it does add questions to the level of security offered by various layer-two […]

Mining

Bitcoin Mining Giant Canaan Secures New Funding in ‘Hundreds of Millions of Dollars’

Canaan Creatives, the world’s second-largest bitcoin mining chipmaker, has raised ‘hundreds of millions of dollars’ in a new financing round. STCN reported that the latest funding pushed Canaan’s worth to at least a billion dollar. According to a study published by the Hurun Research Institute, Canaan’s valuation was close to $ 2.98 billion by the […]

Mining

Bitcoin Mining’s Most Surprising Haven – Your Local College Campus

CISCO’s Austin McBride delivered a shocking report at this week’s RSA Conference in San Francisco which claims that 22% of all crypto mining traffic comes from college campuses. Perhaps more interesting, CISCO found that 62% of all crypto mining traffic comes from the US. This is a shift from past years when Asian miners dominated […]

Mining

Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Launches New Chip, Hints at New Miners

Bitmain has announced the BM1397, a new, more efficient cryptocurrency mining chip. The chip sports a 28% power efficiency improvement over its predecessor. The news brought with a mention of upcoming S17 and T17 models, about which very little other information is available. According to a press release, the chip uses just 30 joules per […]

Blockchain

No, Artificial Intelligence and ‘The Blockchain’ Don’t Go Together

If one types in “define blockchain” into Google, this is the definition they receive: A system in which a record of transactions made in bitcoin or another cryptocurrency are maintained across several computers that are linked in a peer-to-peer network. Likewise, if one searches for “define artificial intelligence,” they receive the following answer: The theory […]

Cosmos Mainnet Officially Launched – What’s All the Hype About?

Paul Brody: Bitcoin Has No Practical Use

Blockstream Releases ‘Friendly’ Liquid Sidechain Wallet For End Users

Crypto News: OKEx Lists TRON and IBM Adds Two Blockchain Patents