All posts by Robert Devoe

Robert is News Editor at Blockonomi. A true believer in the freedom, privacy, and independence of the future digital economy, he has been involved in the cryptocurrency scene for years.


Ethereum Classic Difficulty Bomb

Ethereum Classic Difficulty Bomb Successfully Disarmed, Miners Rejoice

According to official reports, the Ethereum Classic difficulty bomb has been successfully disabled through a fork procedure. The fork occurred on block 5,899,999 and the difficulty bomb that Ethereum Classic inherited is now history. But what was the difficulty bomb,...

/ May 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Hoard Invest

Hoard Crypto Wallet and Trading Platform Announces Beta Launch

Hoard, a multi-currency crypto wallet which will eventually offer integrated buying, selling, and point of sale features has just announced it's impending beta release. The company plans to be a competitor to Coinbase, as well as offering the ability for...

/ May 29, 2018 / 0 Comments
51% Attack Calculator

51% Attack Calculator: New Site Exposes Major Weaknesses in Small Coins, Shocks Community

Just a few hours ago, a link to a website appeared on Reddit that shows roughly what it would cost to perform a 1-hour 51% attack on various proof-of-work cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum. The site also lists a number...

/ May 29, 2018 / 0 Comments
Verge XVG Timewarp Hack

Verge Style Time Warp Attack: Are Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash Or Others At Risk?

Following the recent attacks on Verge, commentators and technical analysts have been considering whether or not similar attacks could be carried out against bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash. So how does a time warp attack work, and what other cryptocurrencies could...

/ May 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
Villa Rothschild

Vitalik Buterin Not Concerned if the Rothschilds Banking Family Gets Into Crypto

Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin has been actively involved in a discussion relating to rumors that the infamous Rothschilds banking family are getting involved in cryptocurrency, and may even be creating or supporting one that is allegedly called "IMMO". To this,...

/ May 28, 2018 / 0 Comments
Minds Social Network

Beginner’s Guide to Minds.com: The Social Media Site That Pays You in Crypto

Minds.com, a new social media site recently launched its own cryptocurrency on the Ethereum test net. Members of the website can earn tokens in exchange for interacting with the site and creating content. While other social media sites like Facebook...

/ May 21, 2018 / 0 Comments
Polymath Guide

Beginners Guide to Polymath: Turning Stocks Into Tokens

Crypto assets are gaining in popularity almost every day. However the vast majority of global investment capital is still tied up in traditional asset classes like stocks and bonds. But what if you could buy stocks just like you bought...

/ May 15, 2018 / 0 Comments
Melonport MLN Guide

Beginner’s Guide to Melon (MLN): Start Your Own Blockchain Hedgefund

Asset management may not sound like a particularly exciting thing. But the truth is, the asset management industry is worth trillions of dollars and usually overshadows the entire cryptocurrency market in terms of it's size. The industry may be huge,...

/ May 8, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Investing Tips

Are you Investing in Bad Crypto Projects? Here’s 5 Tips for Picking Winners

There are more choices than ever when it comes to cryptocurrencies to invest your hard earned money in. There are coins, tokens, and blockchain projects as far as the eye can see. So choosing which projects to invest in can...

/ May 3, 2018 / 1 Comment
Bitmain

What is Bitmain? Beginner’s Guide to The Controversial ASIC Mining Behemoth

If someone were to ask you to name a company that has a huge influence on cryptocurrency at large, especially bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum, a safe answer would definitely be Bitmain. But what is Bitmain? In simple terms, Bitmain is...

/ April 30, 2018 / 0 Comments