Digital currency exchange Coinbase says it’s planning to fight a government effort to acquire information about its users. Source
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Ethereum rolled out its latest hard fork today, and so far, the side effects have been minimal. Source
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Circle CEO Jeremy Allaire seems to think bitcoin will run its course in five to ten years. Bitcoin is arguably the highest-performing cryptocurrency in today’s market. First released in 2008, the notion behind bitcoin was to bring financial independence to third world countries that were experiencing monetary instability or government suppression. Since then, bitcoin has […]
The Bitcoin network’s mining difficulty level has increased by over 10%. The change happened on November 18, 2016, as a part of the digital currency network’s inbuilt regulation mechanism. The Bitcoin difficulty level ensures constant block generation times irrespective of the total hashing power. The increase in difficulty levels from the previous 254,620,187,304 to the […]
Technology can be used for both good and bad. As cyber researchers and developers continue to develop state of the art security features, the same set of skills can be used to circumvent them as well. Samy Kamkar, a hardware hacker has proven it with his PoisonTap device. The PoisonTap, comprising of a Raspberry Pi […]
Moscow-based legal experts examine the thaw in attitudes towards blockchain and bitcoin in Russia. Source
Ledger Labs’ Josh Stark seeks to provide a high-level framework for understanding the potential of nascent blockchain governance applications. Source