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Why Ripple will increase

Why Ripple will increase

Recently it became known that Apple added the cryptocurrency Ripple to its "Stocks" application. You can now monitor the changes in the coin's rate anywhere in the world. The currency has a large number of...
Cryptocurrency prospects: the top 10 coins

Cryptocurrency prospects: the top 10 coins

 After the rapid growth of the cryptocurrency market in December of 2017, it was time for prices to correct, experienced industry participants to take profit, and newcomers to panic. Despite contradictory...

A record for Litecoin

Litecoin rose sharply on May 29th. Its average market price increased by 7% in a few hours. The coin's rate was $122 and, according to experts, it could go up to $130. Analysts predicted three important levels...

Digital pirate, Kim Dotcom, launches a crypto-platform for monetizing content

Kim Dotcom is known to many internet users as the creator of the file sharing Megaupload. In 2012, the businessman was arrested by New Zealand police at the request of U.S. authorities. Dotcom was accused of...

Reddit user encodes the key to a wallet with 1 BTC in a picture

In a Reddit thread devoted to Bitcoin, a puzzle appeared worth 1 BTC. The user with the nickname “cryptogreetings” posted a picture with a cloud of words and numbers from Satoshi Nakamoto's article about...

Happy Bitcoin pizza day!

The cryptocurrency community once again is marking "Bitcoin Pizza Day". May 22nd, 2010 cryptoenthusiast Lazlo Hanesh decided to buy a pizza with Bitcoin. At that time it was impossible to buy goods with...

Tokenised Tor. Orchid Labs plans to become a decentralised Internet provider

Internet, which took decades to develop as a free platform for information exchange, more and more often is becoming an instrument of spying and censorship in the contemporary world. Orchid Labs, a California...

Goldman Sachs launches bitcoin futures trading

Goldman Sachs – one of the major investment banks - is to launch bitcoin futures in near future. The Company will offer its customers a more flexible crypto currency derivative – a settlement forward contract...

Highlights of the cryptocurrencies and blockchain world: spring — autumn 2018

Russian Blockchain Week 2018 (May) Date 21.05.2018–25.05.2018 Place Russia, Moscow Topic's details Over 70 experts in fintech and blockchain will share their experience. A wide range of topics to be...

The 17-millionth bitcoin is mined

Bitcoin network has produced 17 million coins. The mining pool BTC.com has calculated another block which has lead to increased bitcoin numbers to a round number. The number of coins in the bitcoin protocol...

Hacker extorts 0.1 BTC for decoding the website of the Ukrainian Ministry of Energy

A hacker calling himself X~zakaria has hacked a website of the Ukrainian Ministry of Energy and cole industry and encrypted all its files. He requested to transfer 0,1 BTC to his e-wallet for decoding.  Ha...

MyEtherWallet is compromised again

The owners of MyEtherWallet cryptocurrency wallets started to post on Reddit and Twitter about problems with the service on April 24. When trying to log in, users were sent to phishing sites that intercepted...

Telegram collects another $850 million in the second round of its ICO

The Durov brothers attracted additional funding for the development of Telegram and the development of a blockchain platform for the messenger. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published a...

Binance and Qlink announced a partnership

Binance, one of the biggest cryptocurrency exchanges announced its partnership with Qlink, a decentralized mobile network. End of March the exchange undertook a listing of QLC token and added the trading...