Coming every Sunday, the Hodler’s Digest will help you to track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions, and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link.Top Stories This WeekJapanese Cryptocurrency Exchange...
If your computer and/or smart fridge has been running slow in the last few months, you might be in the cryptocurrency mining business and not even realize it. A new paper by the cybersecurity industry group Cyber Threat Alliance finds that rates of cryptojacking — the term for...
Following the 2018 decline in the prices of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, stakeholders in Iceland believe more resources should be employed in other aspects of the emerging cryptocurrency and blockchain technology industry.The 2017 Bitcoin Mining ManiaAt the height of Bitcoin mania in 2017 when the price was surging...
By AFPMore by this Author Venezuela's controversial cryptocurrency was launched six months ago but has been left in limbo ever since. Now, though, President Nicolas Maduro's government insists it will start working.That wasn't Armando's experience when he tried to make a transaction using the petro."Non-transferable" was the message that...
Everyone by now knows that Venezuela is undergoing a significant economic crisis centered around the hyperinflation and sharp devaluation of its currency. This, of course, makes it a prime candidate for the narrative of cryptocurrency as a solution, and this country is often looked to as a perfect...
In what could have proven to be a deterrent to the future adoption of Bitcoin, the core developers of the open-source software were able to detect and fix a major vulnerability which could have allowed malicious users to crash the entire network.Bitcoin Crash AvertedBitcoin Core developers, the group...
The Yomiuri ShimbunAnother serious case of theft has occurred in the cryptocurrency industry. Cryptocurrency exchange operators and the Financial Services Agency should swiftly implement effective measures to prevent a recurrence. A virtual currency exchange operated by Osaka-based Tech Bureau Corp. has been hacked, with losses of about ¥7...
In the densely-clustered space of cryptocurrency, education is valuable—literally. Paying attention to the word around the campfire is a great way to stay informed, and Binance Info 2.0 is making information easily accessible.Reading is fundamental, and in this case, a new concept for ecological good. Cryptocurrency has...
Artists are bringing the digital nature of cryptocurrency to life by creating and displaying eclectic and unique pieces that draw inspiration from the buzz around...