If You Mine Ethereum, You’re a Target for Crypto Hackers

 by Peter Hampton on Bitcoins & Altcoins
Hackers have devised a new way to steal your cryptocurrencies. This time, they are running a massive scanning campaign to pick out Ethereum wallets and miners with a specific vulnerability. Per reports on ZDNet, crypto hackers are targeting Etherum wallet and mining equipment going through devices with an exposed port 8545, the standard port for […...
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Binance, Bitfinex only exchanges in top-25 list not faking trading volume, says research

 by Namrata Shukla on AMBCrypto
There have been many scandalous revelations with respect to the exchanges over the past, and now a report from Blockchain Transparency reveals that most cryptocurrency exchanges are faking the cryptocurrency trading volumes. The report infers that 87% of all trading volumes on the top-25 exchanges are fake. The widely used CoinMarketCap too is not ...
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As Blockchain Banking Goes Mainstream

 by Peter Hampton on Bitcoins & Altcoins
For people in their early and mid-twenties, when reflecting on their parent’s life, though full of admiration for putting up what they had to in order to get where they wanted to go, feel that since tomorrow is never guaranteed, there is a little more emphasis on living in the moment whilst still planning and […]...
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Gab Says Bitcoin is The Clear Solution as ‘Free Speech Money’

 by Emilio Janus on Bitcoinist
Censorship-free social media platform, Gab, took to Twitter to proclaim the gospel according to Bitcoin. Describing the grandaddy of cryptocurrency as “free speech money,” it pledged to educate its near million-strong community. The Next Evolution Of Online Payments In recent tweets, Gab calls for the next evolution of online payments, in the form ...
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Hydro to Fork Coinbase-Listed 0x (ZRX), Get Rid of Crypto Token

 by Mark Lyford on Digital Money Times
The Hydro Foundation has announced its decision to fork the 0x (ZRX) protocol. In a statement signed by CEO Tian Li, who is also the CEO of Ethereum DEX platform DDEX, the company revealed that even though 0x has contributed greatly to the growth of DDEX into one of the largest decentralized exchange (DEX) platforms on Ethereum, […] The post Hydro ...
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Crypto Investor Dean Patrick of G2H2 Capital Announces Plans for a Takeover Framework Aimed at Unleashing Widespread Crypto Token M&A – General

 by Peter Hampton on Bitcoins & Altcoins
NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2018 – “M&A of decentralized networks will serve as a critical catalyst for maximizing network effects across tokenized dApps and DAOs,” said G2H2 general partner Dean Patrick. G2H2 Capital feels strongly about the potential for amicable post-ICO token M&A to revolutionize the cryptocurrency space. The initial framework proposal ...
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Lawyers to Help the Russian Crypto Industry Deal With Inadequate Laws

 by Mark Lyford on Digital Money Times
In the absence of a comprehensive regulatory framework for cryptocurrencies in Russia, lawyers have taken matters into their own hands. A new advisory body of legal experts will look into cases where the current legislation does not reflect the specifics of the growing digital economy and propose solutions. Also read: CEO of Romanian Exchange Coinf...
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Hong Kong Bitcoin Wiz Throws Millions From Rooftops, Subsequently Arrested

 by Nick Chong on NewsBTC
Crypto enthusiasts are always deemed a bit nutty by the public. Bitcoin, specifically to them, is an abstract concept that often represents little-to-zero intrinsic value, and altcoins aren’t much better. And unfortunately, the public’s negative conjectures towards the cryptosphere were confirmed on Saturday, as a Hong Kong Bitcoin millionaire disp...
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Litecoin [LTC], Bitcoin SV [BSV] and EOS emerge as biggest winners among top-10 club

 by Akash Anand on AMBCrypto
The last 24 hours have been a reprieve for the cryptocurrency market as a majority the coins saw a significant hike in prices. The top-10 cryptocurrency club witnessed every single member getting on the bullish slide and protecting their price supports. The biggest gainers in the top-10 club were Litecoin [LTC], Bitcoin SV [BSV] and […] The post Li...
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Bitcoin Bomb Threats, Romanian Fraud Arrests, Bitcoin Cash Continues to Plummet, Coinbase Integrates Paypal and More: This Week in Crypto

 by Mark Lyford on Digital Money Times
Several Notches Above Ransomware An extortion scheme which sought to terrorize people into paying over BTC made global headlines over the course of the week. The threats happened worldwide, at a minimum being reported in the US, New Zealand, and Australia. The bomb threats demanded $ 20,000 in BTC in exchange for the terrorists to […] The post Bitc...
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Ripple’s XRP performance recap: A look back at token’s prices in the brutal bear market of 2018

 by Akash Girimath on AMBCrypto
Ripple and XRP have both had a very exciting year thus far in the brutal bear market when it comes to adoption and developments. The prices, naturally, have suffered the consequences of the bear market. XRP, like all other cryptocurrencies at the start of 2018 was reminiscing the bull run so far, XRP in the […] The post Ripple’s XRP performance rec...
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Trade Recommendation: Ambrosus | Hacked: Hacking Finance

 by Peter Hampton on Bitcoins & Altcoins
We’ve been keeping tabs on Ambrosus (AMB/BTC) since it managed to create a short-term bottom of 0.00001595 on September 12, 2018. With a bottom in place, Ambrosus had space to rally. That’s exactly what it did. Ambrosus gathered the momentum required to climb as high as 0.00003511 on October 21. Like many of the altcoins […]...
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