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Startup Tether announced the theft of tokens for $ 30 million dollars

Startup Tether announced the theft of tokens for $ 30 million dollars

The cryptocurrency startup Tether announced a hacker attack resulted in the theft. Hackers manage to transfer $30 950 010 in company tokens from the wallet Tether Treasury to a non-authorized bitcoin address...
Sia, the distributed cloud storage on blockchain

Sia, the distributed cloud storage on blockchain

Cloud storage has long been an integral part of modern life, the technologies of blockchain become more and more popular and are used in different areas. Therefore, the emergence of a distributed cloud network...
Startup Confido - a clear example of a scam

Startup Confido - a clear example of a scam

Against the backdrop of the crypto-currency boom, new startups are constantly appearing which find unthinkable applications for blockchain and crypto-currencies. It is becoming increasingly popular to attract...

The court will decide the case of one of the biggest ICO in the history

The Tezos cryptocurrencies project has completed ICO (initial coin offering) in July 2017. It became the most profitable in the history. The startup has collected 232 million dollars just in 13 days. Now...

Cryptocurrency in the fight against cybercrime

The anti-cybercrime police in Benton County, Arkansas are trying to be one step ahead of criminals operating on the darknet. Law enforcement officers have begun to mine bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies in...

Bytether: the hybrid of two top cryptocurrencies with respect of their capitalisation

Today there are more than 2000 different cryptocurrencies and the number is growing. Many projects are based on the program code of well known cryptocurrencies. That means they are basically forks of parent...

Steve Wozniak approves of Bitcoin

Bitcoin is sometimes compared to gold. Unlike ordinary money, it has a limited supply. That is, it is impossible to create new Bitcoins indefinitely. Bitcoins must be mined just like minerals. And the more...

Mining with a browser? Google Chrome is against it!

Anyone who is interested in crypto-currencies has probably heard about mining - a technology for creating new blocks in a distributed system for which they receive remuneration in an equivalent crypto...

Dead Cryptocurrency. How many Bitcoins are lost irrevocably?

In the modern world it is increasingly necessary to confront the security and utility of any information product. The same is with Bitcoin. If you lose your bank card or forget the code from it you can restore...

The University of Melbourne has launched a new certification system - for blockchain

Blockchain is a technology that is used today in various areas of business, production, and in general any activity related to management distribution. So the arrival of blockchain into the educational process...

Belarus creates a cryptocurrency in order to improve the economic performance of the country

Belarus has launched a cryptocurrency project called Taler. The system is already functioning, but the project creators decided to remain anonymous till the official launch of the project. Crypto Taler, or...

ODMCoin - The first ICO in the oil and gas sector

The resource based economy is often opposed to innovation. But as shown by the interesting Russian experience there is a place in the oil and gas market for modern technologies. Waste is formed in the process...

USA: open government on blockchain

Blockchain is becoming more and more popular every day. Here it comes: a very centralized government of United States is ready to entrust the major functions to a decentralized system. A working group met on...

Dubai: Real estate already on blockchain

Several commercial block projects have already been launched in the commercial and industrial capital of the Middle East. It's time to combine these initiatives on a governmental level. In 2016 the Crown...

Payment for electricity in real time

Electricity will become cheaper! Anyway, ConsenSys is working on this. The blockchain company ConsenSys is known for their recent project of the distribution of surplus renewable energy. And this year it...