John MacAfee: EOS will Hit $32 by end of July 2018: IOTA, Tron, EOS, Litecoin and Stellar Lumens Price Analysis (May 25, 2018)

By | May 24, 2018

John MacAfee: EOS will Hit $32 by end of July 2018: IOTA, Tron, EOS, Litecoin and Stellar Lumens Price Analysis (May 25, 2018) Because of today’s Tron Virtual Machine launch, traders should to capitalize on positive vibes around this event and Tron prospects in general. We are already seeing support not only on Tron but in all coins… Read More »

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Payments Platform Uphold Completes XRP Ledger Integration

By | May 24, 2018

Payments Platform Uphold Completes XRP Ledger Integration Mobile payments startup Uphold said Thursday that it had completed integrating the XRP ledger to its platform, meaning clients can now have XRP wallet addresses directly through its app. Due to the integration, Uphold clients can now deposit, withdraw and send XRP tokens to different wallets through the app, rather than… Read More »

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New Strain of Malware Hijacks Apple Macs to Mine Monero

By | May 24, 2018

New Strain of Malware Hijacks Apple Macs to Mine Monero A new type of malicious software infecting Apple’s Macs is mining monero, researchers with cybersecurity firm Malwarebytes announced. In a blog post Tuesday, the antivirus software developer revealed that an innocuous Mac process called “mshelper” was being abused on infected machines to mine monero for an unknown attacker. Malwarebytes… Read More »

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ShipChain Pushes Back Against Securities Violations Claims

By | May 24, 2018

ShipChain Pushes Back Against Securities Violations Claims Supply chain startup ShipChain claims it was unaware its SHIP tokens were available to South Carolina residents in its first public response to the state’s cease-and-desist order. The blockchain company said in its statement that “ShipChain does not believe that [its] tokens are securities,” responding to an order issued by the South Carolina… Read More »

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German Bank and Steel Conglomerate Execute Forex Transaction via Blockchain

By | May 24, 2018

German Bank and Steel Conglomerate Execute Forex Transaction via Blockchain German bank Commerzbank and steel company Thyssenkrupp have completed a €500,000 pilot transaction of a forex (FX) forward on a blockchain, reported Cointelegraph auf Deutsch May 24. The EUR/PLN forward deal worth €500,000 with a one month tenor was initiated by Thyssenkrupp on the Commerzbank’s FX Live Trader… Read More »

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More Americans Will Turn to Crypto If Fed Relaxes Post-2008 Measures, Analysts Say

By | May 24, 2018

More Americans Will Turn to Crypto If Fed Relaxes Post-2008 Measures, Analysts Say More Americans may move away from traditional finance and into crypto if the the U.S. Federal Reserve (Fed) relaxes post-2008 financial regulations, according to a study published by Weiss Ratings May 22. The Fed is set to meet on May 30 to consider watering down… Read More »

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Mining Malware Continues To Dominate Cybersecurity Threats By Seeking Out New Vulnerabilities

By | May 24, 2018

Mining Malware Continues To Dominate Cybersecurity Threats By Seeking Out New Vulnerabilities Mining malware may now be painfully familiar to anyone with even a passing awareness of cryptocurrency, but so far businesses and consumers alike are failing to significantly curb its growing threat. On May 14, Israeli cybersecurity firm Check Point released its latest Global Threat Index, and… Read More »

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Bitcoin Gold Network Loses Millions From A 51 Percent Attack

By | May 24, 2018

Bitcoin Gold Network Loses Millions From A 51 Percent Attack A person or group made off with $18 million in bitcoin gold after gaining control of 51 percent of the network’s hash power. On May 18, 2018, the bitcoin gold network suffered what could be a multi-million-dollar loss from a 51 percent attack. During the attack, the perpetrator… Read More »

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US authorities open criminal investigation into bitcoin price manipulation

By | May 24, 2018

US authorities open criminal investigation into bitcoin price manipulation The US Department of Justice has launched a criminal investigation of possible manipulations on the cryptocurrency market, aimed to artificially move up or down the price of bitcoin or altcoins. The US Justice Department initiated a criminal investigation on bitcoin price manipulations in cooperation with the US Commodity Futures… Read More »

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Monetary Authority Of Singapore Cautions Digital Token Exchanges

By | May 24, 2018

Monetary Authority Of Singapore Cautions Digital Token Exchanges The Monetary Authority of Singapore has shut down an ICO and issued a warning to eight digital token exchanges about possible securities law violations. On May 24, 2018, the Monetary Authority of Singapore (MAS) demanded an unidentified ICO cease selling tokens in Singapore, as it determined the offering was in violation… Read More »

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