Category: News

MapleChange Hacked

Exit Scam or Hack? Canada’s MapleChange Loses $5 Million of Customer Funds

Canadian crypto exchange Maple Change has been hacked. The company is reporting over $5 million in losses – virtually all its funds...

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ripple XRP Lawsuit

Former Sr. Google Dev Joins Ripple for Cryptocurrency Payments

Reuters reported last Friday that Ripple has just hired Amir Sarhangi to head Ripple’s global payments network, RippleNet. Amir Sarhangi will be...

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments

Coinbase Lays off Around 15 Members of Staff

America's largest cryptocurrency exchange, Coinbase recently fired staff in the customer support, compliance and fraud departments, according to a Yahoo Finance report....

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Royal Mint Cryptocurrency

British Government Halts the Royal Mint’s Plan for Gold-backed Cryptocurrency

The institution saddled with the responsibility of supplying the United Kingdom's coinage, Royal Mint Limited has ditched plans to launch a gold-backed...

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Ocean Pollution

SC Johnson Looks to Cryptocurrency Incentives to Reduce Ocean-Plastic Pollution

Environmental practices are now at the forefront of governmental policy objectives at every corner of the globe. Whilst global ambitions to live...

/ October 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Ethereum Miners

Ether Miners Are All Losing Money, According to Recent Statistics

According to recent data, the mining profitability of Ether has dropped to such a point that most miners are likely losing money....

/ October 29, 2018 / 1 Comment
Tether Report Audit

Tether (USDT) Destroys Roughly 500 Million Coins

Stable coin issuer Tether recently announced that it has destroyed roughly 500 million coins (USDT). While frying money seems like a very...

/ October 27, 2018 / 0 Comments
Air Canada Blockchain

Air Canada to Integrate Blockchain Travel Distribution Solution

Canada's flag carrier Air Canada has signed an agreement with Swiss start-up Winding Tree to participate in a blockchain-based open source travel...

/ October 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
North Korea Crypto Hacking

North Korea Hacking Group “Lazarus” Responsible for Five Cryptocurrency Attacks

Recently, it was reported that nearly $900 million has been stolen from cryptocurrency funds and initial coin offerings (ICOs) over the past...

/ October 26, 2018 / 0 Comments
Gaming Blockchain Mainstream

Gaming Could Propel Blockchain into the Mainstream

Crypto kitties didn't do much for the reputation of blockchain gaming. The adorable little pets clogged up the entire Ethereum blockchain last...

/ October 26, 2018 / 0 Comments