It’s become possible to get instant loans in live money using Bitcoin, Ethereum and other cryptocurrencies as collateral while still possessing your funds with an eye to their future growth. Smart contracts make this process transparent for borrowers, lenders and other market participants. Herman Gref, the CEO at Sberbank, the...
Sources familiar with the matter said that the data analytics firm is also considering using Blockchain technology to secure their online data. The U.K-based data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica has been under a lot of talk and scrutiny after the recent scandal surrounding the misuse of Facebook’s personal data. As...
It’s every cryptocurrency investors worst fear, the exit scam, and it may have just happened again. All signs point towards the founder of Savedroid having taken the company’s money and ran.Savedroid CEO and Founder Tweets “Thanks Guys” From a Beach in EgyptThe founder of German-based startup Savedroid, Yassin Hankir,...
A new cryptocurrency start-up has received $133 million in private investments. Intangible Labs will use the money to develop “basis”, a stable coin that will be built on the Ethereum blockchain.Basis: A Coin With a Variable SupplyIntangible Labs is the brainchild of three Princeton University graduates. The company has...
Combining VR and blockchain technologies, UnicornGo is a revolutionary project that will allow users to enjoy uniquely created fairy-tale world inhabited by fantasy unicorns. This is the first decentralized online game in which players will be able to own, trade, and breed mythical pet unicorns and make money by playing...
Litecoinhas always been one of the more popular cryptocurrencies on the market. In recent months however, the currency has lost some of its appeal. With the LitePay deal falling through, a bump in the road was hit. Now that Korbit will launch LTC trading, things are looking up once...
FOMO MomentsThe market correction has begun. Hopes that ‘tax day’ in the US would induce more bullish momentum have faded and buying pressure has largely been exhausted. Crypto markets are retreating a little during the morning’s Asian trading session, led once again by Bitcoin which has lost 1% on...
Global digital security firm Avast will be demonstrating the risks posed to smartphones and IoT devices by cryptojacking. The company has a stall at the RSA 2018 conference being held this week and will be performing live demonstrations mining Monero.Cryptomining Poses Risks to More Than Just Computer UsesThe demonstration...
Privacy-based cryptocurrency Verge (XVG) has announced today that they’ve partnered with Pornhub. The move means that users can now pay for premium subscriptions using an anonymous cryptocurrency.Verge’s Price Takes a Pounding Following Pornhub AnnouncementThe partnership has been teased for weeks now. Earlier in March, Verge were slated for their...
Nothing can be a better lift for a cryptocurrency than news that a major exchange will be listing it or expanding trading options. Exchanges do not come much bigger than Binance so the announcement posted on the company website an hour or so ago has given Cardano a long...