Ethereum

Bitcoin is falling after a $31 million crypto heist

• <b>Tether, the company behind a cryptocurrency pegged to the US dollar, said $31 million stolen from its main wallet on Sunday.</b>• <b><br>Heist appears to have shaken markets, with bitcoin, ethereum, and bitcoin cash all falling.</b><p>LONDON — Major cryptocurrencies bitcoin and ethereum are falling against the dollar …

Cryptocurrency

Here's Everything You Need to Know About Ethereum, The Next Big Cryptocurrency

A crash course on Ethereum.<p>By now, everyone's heard about the meteoric rise of Bitcoin. The cryptocurrency smashed a record-breaking US$8,200 on …

Science

Bitcoin and Ethereum Prices Take a Hit After Another Cryptocurrency Was Hacked

The value of bitcoin briefly took a dip on Monday evening after a big theft allegedly affected a separate virtual currency system called …

Cryptocurrency

Consensys chief says never mind Brexit, here's the blockchain

It's significant that Ethereum design studio, Consensys, has chosen London to host its 'European Hub'.<p>As cryptocurrency and blockchain technology …

Bitcoin

Tether crypto-currency operator reports $31m raid

<b>The company behind the digital currency Tether has said that close to $31m (£23.4m) worth of its tokens have been stolen.</b><p>The Hong Kong-based company said it had taken action to prevent the thieves from redeeming the funds but now required other users to install an update.<p>It follows a series of …

Cryptocurrency

Ethereum startup Confido, which pitched itself as a blockchain-based app for making payments and tracking shipments, goes dark after raising $374K in ICO

Startups

An Ethereum Startup Just Vanished After People Invested $374K

“These were very good scammers.”<p>A startup on the Ethereum platform vanished from the internet on Sunday after raising $374,000 USD from investors in an Initial Coin Offering (ICO) fundraiser.<p>Confido is a startup that pitched itself as a blockchain-based app for making payments and tracking …

Reddit

Ethereum Startup ConsenSys Opens New London Office

Ethereum development startup ConsenSys is expanding to London.<p>The firm's new "European Hub" will be based in the U.K. capital, the startup announced …

Startups

Parity admits it knew about bug that caused frozen Ethereum funds

<b>CRYPTOCURRENCY SOFTWARE OUTFIT</b> Parity Technologies has fessed up to knowing about the bug that led to about $280m worth of Ethereum being …

Frozen

Ethereum studio ConsenSys opens European Hub in London

The London hub in Shoreditch has space for 60 ConsenSys members and sponsored projects.<p>Ethereum design studio ConsenSys is expanding its global …

Bitcoin

23yr Old Russian Creator of #2 Crypto-Currency Mulls Limiting Supply

<b>While the ICO craze has got out of control in 2017, the two leading cryptocurrencies – Bitcoin and Ethereum – have gone from strength to strength.</b> …

Bitcoin

From Zero to ICO

Planning to launch an ICO? Have a great idea for a crypto token? Looking to raise money for your idea using a cryptocurrency?<p>Make no mistake, the …

Bitcoin

Smart Contract Security Startup Announces Token Sale

November 17, 2017 · 4:30 pm<p><b>SAN FRANCISCO, NOVEMBER 16, 2017 — Since June 2017, the number of Ethereum smart contracts has quadrupled from 500,000 to</b> …

Bitcoin

Korea’s Hyosung Now Supports Bitcoin At ATMs, Will Soon Add Ethereum

Korean ATM manufacturing giant Hyosung has announced it will now offer Bitcoin buying support through a partnership with Just Cash.<p>The Missouri-based …

Cryptocurrency

BANKEX Developed The World’s First Private Blockchain That Supports Plasma Protocol

BANKEX technical team developed the world first private blockchain that supports Plasma Protocol for public audit that will allow users to transfer …

Bitcoin

Dashing Forward. BANKEX Has Developed World's First Working Plasma-Like Protocol Bringing Vitalik Buterin's Idea into Life

This is a <b>paid-for submitted press release</b>. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any …

Bitcoin

280 Million Reasons to Avoid Investing in Ethereum

The number of cryptocurrency investing nightmare stories is growing.<p>Historically, the stock market has been the greatest creator of wealth. Over the …

Stocks

Kik Might Move Its ICO Tokens to a New Blockchain

Kik, the first mainstream company to complete an initial coin offering (ICO) on ethereum, is reportedly considering whether it might migrate its …

Bitcoin

Parity: The bug that put $169m of Ethereum on ice? Yeah, it was on the todo list for months

Just didn't get round to fixing it – our badAlt-coin wallet software maker Parity has published a postmortem of the bug that put millions of dollars …

Cryptocurrency

Blockchain Giant Cashaa Ventures into a Strategic Partnership with BUBBLO

LONDON, November 16, 2017 /PRNewswire/ --<p>Cashaa, the world's first blockchain based online banking platform has announced its partnership with Bubblo, an AI-powered app to find Top 5 hangout venues in a specific region.<p><b>A simplified user experience in a legally compliant way</b><p><b>Cashaa</b>, a next generation …

FinTech

Is It Possible That Ethereum Is Not in a Bubble? | Investopedia

Despite ethereum's meteoric rise in 2017, some experts say it is not in a cryptocurrency bubble.<p>The cryptocurrency space has grown at an astonishing …

Cryptocurrency

How Blockchain Turned Into An Unassuming Billion-Dollar Industry

Shutterstock photo<p>If you haven’t been paying attention to cryptocurrency, it’s the perfect time to start taking notes. Blockchain started in a very …

Bitcoin

Ethereum startup Parity says it knew about flaw in multi-signature wallets for months but didn't address it, leading to $150M+ in lost ether

Cryptocurrency

Buy Ethereum Now, Before Its Tech Takes Off

ETH price has stabilized around $300 as BTC has shown volatility.<p>ETH has responded well from growing pains; and continues to find support in users, …

Bitcoin

Parity considers fixes to Ethereum wallet debacle as some claim service was hacked

The debacle that saw hundreds of millions worth of Ethereum cryptocurrency left frozen in wallets provided by Parity remains ongoing with a new …

Cryptocurrency

Security News This Week: $280M Worth of Ethereum Is Trapped for a Pretty Dumb Reason

On Monday, a small configuration mistake at an internet service provider and infrastructure company caused internet outages around the United States …

Security

Money vs. Cryptocurrency, The Real Costs (part 1) – Grid+

Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Blockchain have become part of the technology hype cycle in 2017. Bitcoin continues to set all-time highs day after day, while …

Bitcoin

Parity's $280m Ethereum wallet freeze was no accident: It was a HACK, claims angry upstart

A crypto-currency investor who was locked out of his $1m Ethereum multi-signature wallet this week by a catastrophic bug in Parity's software has …

Cryptocurrency

4 Ways Entrepreneurs Are Taking Cryptocurrency Mainstream

Are you ready for this growing trend?<p>The most interesting aspect of the cryptocurrency industry is the many mainstream applications the technology can be used for. Launching a cryptocurrency startup requires a product-design perspective to identify what processes in society can be optimized with …

Cryptocurrency

Bitcoin and Ethereum: Make Way for Amazon?

The Goliath of online retail now has four cryptocurrency domains registered to its name.<p>It's been more than 15 years since the dot-com boom, when …

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