Ethereum

ERC1538: Future Proofing Smart Contacts and Tokens

A new Ethereum Standard has been proposed. While I rarely cover still developing tech, ERC1538 is an interesting one worth bringing up. Smart contracts are the current and next big thing in cryptocurrencies. They could change the way we do business. They could eliminate countless middle men in supply chains. They could create entirely new […]

Where’s the Fire? Bitcoin and Major Cryptocurrencies Take Massive Beating

Ethereum GPU Mining Profitability Has Declined Dramatically: New Research

‘One Blockchain’: Ambitious Crypto Project Kin Forks Roadmap [Again]

Altcoins

Monero: Unsung Crypto Developer Wins Prestigious Award

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Professor Joseph Liu received an award at the end of October 2018 from the Australian Computer Society (ACS) recognising his recent achievements with the title “ICT Researcher of the Year.” Liu is the creator and development leader of the ring signature algorithm — a crucial technology used in Monero — which […]

Bitcoin Cash: Where the 4th-Largest Cryptocurrency Stands the Day after the Fork

Why Bitcoin Cash Was Never Going to Lose the Hash War With SV

Binance the Latest Exchange to List Goldman Sachs-Backed USDC Stablecoin

Mining

Hash Wars: Calvin Ayre & CoinGeek Refuse to Concede Defeat in Bitcoin Cash Fork Fight

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Shots were fired Thursday afternoon, as CCN received a press release from Calvin Ayre’s CoinGeek which contained some interesting words that are sure to heat up the discussion around the chainsplit and intentional hard fork in Bitcoin Cash. One of the quotes from Calvin Ayre elucidates his feeling that all is […]

Mining

Coinmine Launches US$799 Crypto Miner

Coinmine One homepage LA-based startup Coinmine has announced the launch of Coinmine One, a sleek, plug-in device that aims to simplify the complex cryptocurrency mining process. Similar in size and look to an Xbox, the Coinmine One is meant to allow anyone to mine cryptocurrencies easily. It began selling Wednesday for US$ 799. “Crypto is […]

Mining

Fork Wars: Bitcoin Cash Dev. Warns that CoinGeek Will Attack ABC

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn During a largely celebratory live stream regarding the ability of Bitcoin ABC’s upgraded version of Bitcoin Cash to survive and thrive in a post-fork universe, Bitcoin ABC’s self-proclaimed “benevolent dictator,” Amaury Séchet, said that he believes, due to metrics that are publicly available, that BCH mining pool CoinGeek is presently preparing an […]

Mining

Cryptocurrency Mining Farms In China Shut Down For ‘Strict’ Tax Inspections

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Cryptocurrency mining operations in the Chinese provinces of Xinjiang and Guizhou were suspended so the government could conduct “very strict” tax inspections and real-name registration checks. Power to the mining farms was shut off on November 5, sources told local daily Cong News. As a result, the mines lost about 1 million yuan (or […]

Blockchain

One Cryptocurrency to HODL, Two to FODL (YOYO, BCHABC, BCHSV)

Forks can be beneficial to the cryptocurrency space. This is specifically true when they add desired attributes to underlying cryptocurrencies. In many instances, forks do not bring any benefit but are the result of infighting. Cryptocurrency Chaos: BCHSV and BCHABC Cryptocurrencies dealing with infighting and hash wars should be avoided while coins reaching milestones with […]

Coinbase-Backed Startup Releases Home Cryptocurrency Miner

Sberbank CEO: Expects Industrial Blockchain Adoption in Under Two Years

New York Regulator Issues BitLicense to NYDIG For Custody and Trading

$30M Shanghai-Based Cryptocurrency Trading Fund to Launch in Early 2019