Archive for August, 2017

Putin Advisor Announces Russian Association of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

August 31, 2017 | By | Reply | 351 Readers More
Putin Advisor Announces Russian Association of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency

The chief internet advisor to Russian President Vladimir Putin has announced the creation of a new association focused on blockchain and cryptocurrency. According to local news source RNS, Herman Klimenko revealed the new group – the Russian Association of Blockchain and Cryptocurrency (RABIK) – during an industry discussion regarding the technicalities of initial coin offerings, […]

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FutureBit Moonlander 2, An Upcoming Scrypt USB ASIC Miner

August 31, 2017 | By | Reply | 415 Readers More
FutureBit Moonlander 2, An Upcoming Scrypt USB ASIC Miner

Last year we have tested and reviewed the FutureBit MoonLander USB Scrypt ASIC Miner and have found it to be a well-designed and working miner. Unfortunately with hashrate maxing at just about 1 MHS at that time it was not very up to date for practical use with mining profitability in mind. The good news […]

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Market Update Report Aug.30

August 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 394 Readers More
Market Update Report Aug.30

Bitcoin had a very nice rally the past two days, climbing up to a new all-time high during recent hours. This week, we had a new record high in terms of trading volumes. The Crypto market is now at a $164 billion market cap. Segwit had become an integral part of Bitcoin, now we can […]

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9 Must have tips for securing your crypto wallet

August 29, 2017 | By | Reply | 430 Readers More
9 Must have tips for securing your crypto wallet

Security in the techno-savvy world is very complex. It seems that nearly every day there’s another report of a major hacking or ransomware violation. And as the number of hacks increase, consumer desires for security increase as well.  The promise of blockchain technology and the power of cryptocurrencies is their security. Blockchain makes it impossible […]

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Cindicator: Hybrid Intelligence Will Replace Venture Investment Funds

August 28, 2017 | By | Reply | 301 Readers More
Cindicator: Hybrid Intelligence Will Replace Venture Investment Funds

Cindicator could pass as a yet another prediction market, however, on closer look it becomes clear it’s not one. ForkLog contacted the project’s co-founders, Yuri Lobyntsev and Mikhail Brusov so that they could clarify what’s behind their ambitious ideas and plans. Forklog: Possibly, everyone who studied Cindicator’s basic ideas was intrigued by the formula or […]

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550 MHS BW-L21 Litecoin (Scrypt) ASIC Miner

August 28, 2017 | By | Reply | 339 Readers More
550 MHS BW-L21 Litecoin (Scrypt) ASIC Miner

The recent return of interest in Litecoin (LTC) and the growing price has apparently also sparked interest for more up to date ASIC miners and there is one more contender now available apparently. Here comes the BW-L21 Litecoin (Scrypt) ASIC Miner from BW.com promising to deliver up to 550 MHs with 950W of power usage. […]

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PinIdea 17GHS X11 ASIC Miner DR-100

August 28, 2017 | By | Reply | 402 Readers More
PinIdea 17GHS X11 ASIC Miner DR-100

PinIdea has updated their product range with a new 17GHS X11 ASIC miner named DR-100 in order to be able to cope up with the increased competition from Bitmain and Innosilicon with their recently announced new X11 miners offering significant X11 hashrate boost. PinIdea seems to be planning to start shipping their new X11 ASIC […]

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Russia to Ban Selling Bitcoin to Individuals

August 28, 2017 | By | Reply | 344 Readers More
Russia to Ban Selling Bitcoin to Individuals

Russia’s ministry of finance intends to ban selling bitcoins to individuals, the deputy minister of finance Alexei Moiseyev stated in his interview with Rossiya-24 news channel. According to him, the ministry proposes to consider cryptocurrencies a financial asset, and sell them via the Moscow Stock Exchange under the supervision by the Rosfinmonitoring. Only qualified investors […]

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What will happen with the Bitcoin Cash blockchain?

August 28, 2017 | By | Reply | 463 Readers More
What will happen with the Bitcoin Cash blockchain?

What will happen with the Bitcoin Cash blockchain? Is there a way to predict what will happen with the new blockchain, appeared after forking Bitcoin in August. Bitcoin Cash price has changed so drastically in only 3 weeks, that it will be hazardous to try and predict, how it will go in the long run. […]

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Prepare for a new Bitcoin Fork in 2017.

August 28, 2017 | By | Reply | 353 Readers More
Prepare for a new Bitcoin Fork in 2017.

After the hard fork in the beginning of august, a new cryptocurrency appeared out of nowhere. As you may already know, we are talking about BitcoinCash. If you felt contraried by the hard fork take a seat, as it seems that a new fork will happen this year. The Segwit2x working group has announced their […]

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