Monero was found to be carrying a bug which allowed theft from digital currency exchanges, according to the researcher who found the security hazard. In order of severity, the bug was ranked nine out of a possible 10. Bug bounty hunter Jason Rhineland disclosed that the exploit may be...
On July 28th,TravelBlock.io, the first major blockchain project to offer heavily discounted travel deals that are purchasable with cryptocurrencies, is opening access to its beta software for all TRVL token holders. The platform comes with resort, hotel, airfare, & cruise search capabilities as well as an all-new, fully operable...
Distributed ledger technology may add $5 billion to Indian economy in the next five years, according to NASSCOM’s VP Industry Initiatives. The non-profit trade association, which represents the sector of software and services companies in the country, has backed blockchain technology for many years.NASSCOM Promotes Blockchain In India for...
A closed-door meeting was held earlier this week in Chicago where representatives from a half a dozen companies — both traditional platforms as well as Cameron and Tyler Winklevoss’s digital asset exchange Gemini and other crypto-related firms — met with officials from Nasdaq Inc. to discuss industry regulation moving...
Bittrex is among the largest and well-known crypto exchanges with over $160 Million of daily trading volume. Founded by Bill Shihara, who previously worked as a security engineer at Amazon and Blackberry, Bittrex exchange places a special emphasis on reliability and preventing security breaches.Bittrex is based in the USA,...
The CEO of Wanchain has said cross-chain support will have a “huge impact” on the traditional financial industry by linking it to the crypto industry. In an interview with NewsBTC, he discussed Wanchain 2.0, which was launched on July 23 with cross-chain interoperability.Wanchain Version 2.0: “Big Milestone for the...
Hong Kong based Monaco has rebranded to Crypto.com since it purchased the domain name for several million dollars and has announced its new cryptocurrency enabled MCO Visa card at TechCrunch.MCO Visa Enables Purchases with CryptoKris Marszalek, CEO and co-founder of blockchain-based startup Crypto.com is at the TechCrunch conference in...
The Forecast Foundation couldn’t have chosen a better launch date for Augur on Ethereum than the final stages of one of the most exciting world cups in memory, and their numbers reflect users enthusiasm for the new decentralized application as it claimed the top spot in its category on...
The debate between centralized and decentralized exchanges hit a tipping point last week when Ethereum founder Vitalik Buterin shared his thoughts on the topic at a Techcrunch conference, saying “I definitely hope centralized exchanges go burn in hell as much as possible”. The quote was in the context of a...
A group of ten collectors split the million dollar price tag for a digital photo of a red rose digital collectible on valentines day launched on the Ethereum network.The piece is thought to have fetched the highest price yet paid for a piece of virtual art. Forever Rose, produced...