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Centra CTR Refuses a Sudden Death Despite SEC Action

The infamous Centra (CTR) coin scandal has yet again underlined the extreme difficulties regulators are facing while trying to clean up the cryptocurrency market. Earlier in April 2018, Centra Tech, the US.-based FinTech startup behind the digital currency CTR, came...

/ April 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptojacking

UK Cyber Security Watchdog Identifies Cryptojacking as a Threat to UK Businesses

Cryptocurrencies are among some of the most valuable assets in the world today. As a result, there exists a desire for many people to get their hands on the valuable digital currency asset. Apart from purchasing cryptocoins from exchange platforms,...

/ April 12, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Japan

Bitcoin Trade Volume in Japan Has Jumped 4500 times in Last 3 Years

In the first release of its kind, the Japanese Financial Services Agency (FSA) has published statistics on virtual currency trading. By March 31, 2018, as indicated by data gleaned from 17 different Japanese exchanges, there were a minimum of 3.5...

/ April 11, 2018 / 0 Comments

Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Courses at Universities Around the World

Cryptocurrencies and blockchain technology are creating more of an impact in communities all over the world. Enterprises, governments, and individuals are using virtual currencies and distributed ledger technology in order to improve their services and products. As demand for cryptocurrencies...

/ April 10, 2018 / 1 Comment
Vitalik Buterin Asic

Ethereum Founder Vitalik Against Anti-ASIC Fork

After the recent Bitmain gearing of a new ASIC chip designed to mine Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin has gone on record as saying that he is opposed to the whole idea of inhibiting the capacity of the pending mining rigs. Developers...

/ April 9, 2018 / 0 Comments
India Cryptocurrency Ban

Indian Crypto Markets Crash As Reserve Bank Of India Bans Cryptocurrency Transactions

The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has barred banks from in any way dealing in or facilitating those dealing in cryptocurrencies with immediate effect. Citizens will no longer be able to buy digital currency using their banking facilities as the...

/ April 6, 2018 / 0 Comments
Japan Legalizing ICOs?

Japan Inching Closer To Extending Full Legal Status To ICOs

Japan is one step closer to legalizing initial coin offerings (ICOs) after a government-backed study group laid out a set of guidelines for the regulation and further adoption of the controversial crowdfunding method. It is indeed a bold move on...

/ April 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Advertising Ban

Tech Giants Ban Cryptocurrency Advertising – What Does it Mean ?

The cryptocurrency industry has been growing during the past few years, and several activities around them have exploded in popularity. Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), cryptocurrency mining, and blockchain services have been the most benefited sectors of the crypto market. Part...

/ April 5, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitmain Ethereum ASIC Miner

Bitmain Launches ASIC Ethereum Miner – Antminer E3

Folks at Wall Street might be developing a few jitters with the new coming out of Bitmain, the largest crypto mining hardware manufacturer in the world. With the mining giant set to release its newly created EtHash ASIC miner, AMD...

/ April 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
Telegram ICO

The Telegram ICO Has Raised a Massive $1.7 Billion So Far

Telegram is disrupting the cryptocurrency world with its massive ICO, raising a whopping sum of $1.7 billion, making it the highest ICO yet, with tongues waggling in the crypto sector. It initially raised $850 million in mid-February 2018, before raising...

/ April 4, 2018 / 0 Comments