Update on Cryptopia Hack: Police Investigation has Commenced but too Early to Conclude

Following the Cryptopia Exchange hack in Christchurch New Zealand, the police have started the investigation with Canterbury CIB and specialist staff from the police High Tech Crime Unit involved in the case. In an update released by the Police an hour ago at the time of writing this article, the […]

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OKEx Settles Bitcoin Cash Contracts Early, Infuriating Crypto Traders | BTCMANAGER

OKEx, the second largest cryptocurrency exchange by daily trading volume, recently infuriated traders, as many suffered significant losses after the early close of Bitcoin Cash contracts. According to Bloomberg’s article published on November 19, 2018, while OKEx’s decision was not illegal, it was highly unusual and highlights the dangers of […]

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Bitcoin community and its whitepaper has been destroyed by Blockstream, says BTC’s early adopter

Since the downfall of Bitcoin which took place earlier in 2018, the cryptoverse has been constantly flooded with numerous speculations and statements explaining reasons behind BTC’s price drop. December 2017 saw the mind-blowing performance of the crypto market when BTC became a proven trailblazer by touching its all-time high of $20,000. Some […]

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Blockchain Powers Global Cancer Registry And Early Detection Device

Lancor Scientific has launched a global cancer registry by integrating its blockchain platform onto an early detection cancer screening device. The device has been developed to provide a more cost-effective, faster, securer and accurate cancer screening solution than current cervical Pap smear systems, and will add more types of cancer it […]

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Ethereum [ETH]’s Sharding maybe implemented as early as 2020

During the conference at TechCrunch held on Friday, Justin Drake, the Ethereum Foundation researcher spoke about Sharding and the possibility of it being implemented as early as 2020. What is Sharding? The Ethereum blockchain is highly secure owing to the interdependency of the nodes. Every single node that is running […]

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First VW IOTA Product Will Be Released Early Next Year

The first Volkswagen product to use IOTA’s Tangle is expected to be released sometime next year. The German car manufacturer confirmed rumors that it expected to have the protocol ready and available for its customers early in 2019. A Proof-of-Concept (PoC) proposing how Tangle can be integrated into Volkswagen’s vehicles had been jointly published by […]

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Bitmain’s AntMiner Receives Criticism from Early Chinese Customers

Gaining popularity for the wrong reasons has become a story of Bitmain, a mining hardware equipment company, operating behind the scene of what powers the crypto trading market. Despite being a popular choice for private and public mining corporations, the agency has come under fire following series of complaints by […]

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