NEO, EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Stellar: Technical Analysis April 26, 2018

Other than EOS and Tron which are still oscillating in the green territory, most coins are correcting and for good reasons. Leading the correction pack is IOTA which is down 14 percent and NEO which follows closely at 12 percent. It’s my expectation that sellers shall confirm the double bar bear reversal patterns that is […]

Deep Space, Adult Content, and Rallies: Last week in Crypto

Make sure you check out the previous round-up here, now let’s go over what happened in crypto this last week.  We regret the delay with the weekend round-up but, as they say, better late than never. Price Watch: Bitcoin was up 15% for the second week in a row. The gains come after a slight gain 2 weeks ago. After going […]

Blockstack and ShapeShift Offer $50,000 Universal Wallet DApp Bounty

In the latest installment of its Signature Bounties campaign, Blockstack has partnered with ShapeShift to challenge developers to create a universal wallet. The contest, which began this morning, April 25, 2018, at 9:00 a.m. EST, will run until 11:59 p.m. on June 25, 2018. The winning project will be announced on June 29, 2018, and […]

Vancouver Police Push Government to Enforce KYC/AML Laws with Cryptocurrencies

The Vancouver Police Department (VPD) has warned Canada’s federal government that cryptocurrencies are increasingly being used by organized crime to launder money. The agency advises that checks and balances are necessary to monitor the digital coins, and pushes for the enforcement of amendments to legislation that would require crypto-related transactions be reported to the Financial […]

Known Bug in Brazilian Bitcoin Exchange Foxbit Sees Users Lose 58 BTC

Brazilian cryptocurrency exchange Foxbit has recently revealed that, via the BlinkTrade trading platform, it updated its login process, making it safer for users. The update may be too late, however, as recent reports suggest the company’s poor security allowed hackers to phish users out of an estimated 58 BTC (about $540,000). The 58 BTC estimate […]

TopiaCoin: Building a Secure Future for Blockchain Applications

John Chambers, the former Chairman and CEO of Cisco Systems Inc., famously said that “there are two types of companies: those that have been hacked, and those that don’t know they have been hacked.” Some notable breaches over the past few years include the 3,000,000,000 email accounts at Yahoo, the 143,000,000 credit files at Equifax, […]

Popular Ether Wallet MEW Is Hijacked in DNS Attack

MyEtherWallet, a popular web-based wallet for storing and transmitting the cryptocurrency ether (ETH), suffered a DNS attack that rerouted unsuspecting users to a Russian scam site into which some victims fed their login credentials. An unsigned SSL certificate warned users before entering the phony site but some bypassed the warning, resulting in a loss of […]