Archive for December 26th, 2017

Plasma Like Protocol will save Ethereum from Cryptokitties: Lightning-fast transactions at zero gas cost

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Plasma Like Protocol will save Ethereum from Cryptokitties: Lightning-fast transactions at zero gas cost

The overwhelming popularity of cryptokitties developed into an unexpected problem; numerous operations in the game (20 percent of the total volume on the Ethereum network) have greatly decreased transaction speed, sometimes even making them outright impossible. While this may seem amusing, the situation did pose a significant problem before the crypto-community – how to “unburden” […]

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Major Exchanges Don’t Want Forked Coins but Smaller Platforms Can’t Get Enough of Them

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 199 Readers More
Major Exchanges Don’t Want Forked Coins but Smaller Platforms Can’t Get Enough of Them

With less bitcoin holders bothering to claim forked coins, the public’s appetite for chain splits is clearly diminishing. Developers, though, seem determined to keep pushing out fresh forks to a diminishing band of recipients. One of the toughest challenges that forkers face is finding wallets and exchanges willing to distribute the newly birthed coins. Large […]

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Opera Browser to Include Built-In Anti-Bitcoin Mining Feature

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 212 Readers More
Opera Browser to Include Built-In Anti-Bitcoin Mining Feature

Cryptocurrency mining malware has recently became such a hot issue in the cyber security world that popular internet browser Opera is now starting to offer protection against it right out of the box.  Also read: New Cryptocurrency Mining Bot Is Infesting Facebook Messenger The developers of the Opera browser have announced that the next version of […]

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Markets Update: Deflated Digital Asset Prices Bounce Back

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 292 Readers More
Markets Update: Deflated Digital Asset Prices Bounce Back

The price of bitcoin (BTC) has rebounded significantly since our last markets update. BTC markets reached a high of $16,100 across many global exchanges around 11:00 am EDT on December 26. The price spike is a big jump from yesterday’s weighted global averages of $13,800-14,000 per BTC on Christmas day. Also read: Bundesbank Board Member: […]

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PR: Appics: the Next Generation Social App That Turns Likes into Currency

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 218 Readers More
PR: Appics: the Next Generation Social App That Turns Likes into Currency

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SelfKey – Sovereign Identity Management

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 300 Readers More
SelfKey – Sovereign Identity Management

SelfKey is a decentralized, blockchain based self sovereign identity ecosystem. SelfKey raised over $5 million worth of KEY tokens in a hugely successful private presale. Furthermore, they have announced a public presale of KEY tokens on December 15th, 2017. SelfKey’s whitepaper starts with: “Problem: You do not own your identity”. Most existing identity systems consist […]

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PR: Segwit2x to Be Reborn in Coming Weeks Ahead

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 222 Readers More
PR: Segwit2x to Be Reborn in Coming Weeks Ahead

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Fidelity Investments Charitable Collected $22 Million in Bitcoin this Year

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 247 Readers More
Fidelity Investments Charitable Collected $22 Million in Bitcoin this Year

The Year of Bitcoin continued apace with Fidelity Investments Charitable collecting a whopping 22,000,000 USD in the world’s most popular cryptocurrency. Bitcoiners are known for their generosity, and Fidelity has developed quite a relationship with the ecosystem especially over 2017. Also read: Bundesbank Board Member: No Plans to Issue State-Backed Cryptocurrency Fidelity Investments Charitable Breaks […]

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Major University in Belarus Debuts Crypto Diploma Course Following Legalization

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 188 Readers More
Major University in Belarus Debuts Crypto Diploma Course Following Legalization

Following the legalization of cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) in Belarus, a major Belarusian technical university is now offering a diploma course covering cryptocurrencies, their derivatives, and ICOs. Immediately, inquiries flooded in from people wanting to learn about this new industry. Also read: Belarus Legalizes Cryptocurrencies and ICOs – Tax-Free for Five Years Diploma Course at […]

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Crypto Assets Bolster the Season of Giving in 2017

December 26, 2017 | By | Reply | 211 Readers More
Crypto Assets Bolster the Season of Giving in 2017

The season of giving is here, and individuals all around the world have been giving away lots of valuable cryptocurrencies during the holidays. As the digital asset economy continues to gain value, people have been donating to charitable causes more so than ever before. See also: Markets Update: Bitcoin Price Moves Sideways During the Holiday Lull […]

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