Crypto Volatility Increases Amid Regulatory

Crypto Volatility Increases Amid Regulatory Concerns; Warnings

Although wild value swings are the norm with cryptocurrencies, the last several days have been more volatile than usual due to a series of steps taken by governments across the globe. Bitcoin and altcoin prices, after a slow decline over the past few weeks, have moved wildly based on rumors and speculation that crypto may […]

Proof of Burn

Counterparty – the Proof of Burn Mechanism

We are used to thinking about “proof-of-work” and “proof-of-stake” as the optimal method for blockchain consensus mechanisms, but there are other ways that blockchain implementations deal with the confirmation and double spending issues. Specifically, in this article, we are going to explore how “Proof of Burn” (PoB) is working out for a cryptocurrency called Counterparty […]

World Blockchain Summit

Russian FinTech Association to unveil its blockchain success story at Trescon’s World Blockchain Summit.

The Russian FinTech Association (RFTA) is gearing up to showcase its achievements in blockchain technology development and its vision to digitalize the economy 06 March 2018, Moscow: Russia has decided to take a definitive stance on blockchain technology by implanting its first few steps on unfamiliar soil, as the Russian FinTech Association (RFTA) gears up to unveil its […]

BONKERS

BONKERS ICO – The Future of Gaming

Cryptocurrency trading and iGaming combined in one single product! A Vienna-based software company sets out to revolutionize the casino and betting industry. Today sees the possibility to invest in tomorrow‘s iGaming platform. ICO Details BONKERS combines the benefits of the crypto world with the newest gaming technology. To fund the project a new token called […]

Strength in Numbers

Strength in Numbers: a Brief History of 51% Attacks

Ever since the first decentralized blockchain-based Cryptocurrency trading (Bitcoin), there have been attempts at a network takeover, termed a “51% attack.” These occur when an individual or group of miners controls more than 50% of the networks hashing power, enabling them to create a fork of the blockchain that is constructed faster than the original. […]