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Omise Go AMA

Vitalik Buterin Joins OmiseGO AMA, Discusses Ethereum Scalability

Popular Ethereum project OmiseGO held a live streamed AMA video a few days ago. Surprisingly, Ethereum co-creator Vitalik Buterin was present and discussed a number of points about Ethereum and its growth. For some odd reason, however, not much was...

/ June 4, 2018 / 0 Comments
Cryptocurrency Addiction

Cryptocurrency Addiction: Look for Warning Signs & Possible Treatments

The lure of making a fortune online can prove an irresistible proposition for even the most level-headed among us. It requires a strong constitution to watch those little green percentages rise higher and higher every day without throwing at least...

/ June 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Brad Garlinghouse

Ripple CEO: Bitcoin the Napster of Cryptocurrency, A Transformative Failure

Most bitcoin naysayers come from the world of traditional finance – banks, venture capital, and so on. Ripple CEO Brad Garlinghouse has now joined them with the claim that bitcoin is like Napster, a necessary and transformative failure. Naturally, he...

/ June 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Crypto Ponzi Watch

Crypto Ponzi Watch: “Real Estate” Company Offers 1% Per Day – Suspicious?

Would you believe it if someone told you that you could turn $1000 into $3650 in one year, every year, absolutely guaranteed? What about turning $10,000 into $36,500? Odds are likely you would be suspicious of such claims given that...

/ June 1, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin in 100 years

Yale Professor: In 100 Years People Will Debate If Bitcoin “Exists” Or Not

Will bitcoin still be around in 100 years? Will we even still call it bitcoin, or will be just be extinct? That's the question posed by Yale professor Robert Shiller, an economist and Nobel Prize winner. Shiller suggests that in...

/ May 31, 2018 / 0 Comments

Bitmain Customers Targeted in Phone Scam Selling Non-Existent “S11” Miners

Bitmain just released a statement claiming they are aware that a number of their customers have been targeted by a phone scammer claiming to be from Bitmain and offering advanced hardware that is not yet on the market. Specifically the...

/ May 31, 2018 / 2 Comments
Bitcoin Proof of Work Mining

Andreas Antonopoulos: Changing Bitcoin PoW Tantamount to Shooting Itself In The Foot

In a recent Q&A video, famed bitcoin commentator Andreas Antonopoulos answered a question about whether or not the bitcoin community should consider changing the current proof-of-work algorithm in an attempt to combat centralization and market dominance by Bitmain and its...

/ May 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
Bitcoin Kidnappings

Cryptocurrency Kidnappings – New Dogs with the Same Old Tricks

Every time a new technology appears on the scene, it is usually accompanied by a new breed of criminal who seeks to exploit it. The most obvious examples would be the rise of hackers after the invention of the internet,...

/ May 30, 2018 / 0 Comments
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