“I was very interested in making fun of it.” That’s how crypto YouTuber Ben Armstrong, known around the web as ‘BitBoy,’ described how he felt about Tron prior to its acquisition last summer of file-sharing platform BitTorrent. Now,...
In February, Cryptense, a full-stack Blockchain company, introduced a new decentralized platform for creating and executing cryptocurrency trading strategies automatically: Kryll.io. The company has also came up with an explainer on how you can earn big using its solution.Drag ‘n’ drop strategy blocksThe first step to earning...
Pioneering Twitter investor Naval Ravikant has announced that he plans to sponsor a prize that is similar to the prestigious XPRIZE in his bid to create a Blockchain-based alternative to the globally famous social media platform. Under the plan of the co-founder of AngelList, the proposed Twitter version will...
Wladimir van der Laan, the lead maintainer of bitcoin’s most widely used software, has harsh words for those engaged in an ongoing debate about whether the cryptocurrency’s finite supply will ever be increased. A soft-spoken developer from...
US authorities plan to fine Russian cryptocurrency exchange BTC-e up to $110 mln for flouting anti-money laundering (AML) laws. The news from the Department of Justice (DoJ) comes as BTC-e, which has been down for “unplanned maintenance” for two days, said it intends to resume operations. Separately, Alexander Vinnik, an...
It’s no secret in the cryptocurrency world that Bitcoin will fork, and that there will likely be the creation of Bitcoin Cash (BCC), a new altcoin built on the same platform as Bitcoin. The fork is scheduled for Aug. 1, 2017, 12:20 p.m. UTC. Opinions are divided over whether...
Can a logo symbolize the ethos of a project? An industry? An entire movement? This is perhaps too much meaning to attribute to any one design, but if any logo has come close to the task, it’s...
Blockchain can now be legally used to authenticate evidence in legal disputes in China, according to the country's Supreme People's Court. The court released new rules on Friday – that take immediate effect – clarifying various issues relating to how internet courts in China should review legal disputes. Part of the...
Kodak has licensed its name to a new bitcoin mining product, an announcement that came after the U.S. firm made waves by revealing that it is lending its name to a new photo-centric cryptocurrency. The Kodak KashMiner, as Business Insider reports, was on display at the CES tech trade...
Blockchain payment platform Bitwala has said it will “not actively fork away” from the Bitcoin chain considered genuine by Core developers. Responding to customer requests for clarification of its stance on SegWit2x, the company said in a blog post it would leave any remaining decisions “up to the market.” “Should...