All posts by Alex

Blogging about the latest cryptocurrency news and insights to hit the wires. Editor at the Coin Bureau

Tezos Board Reorganized

Tezos Board Reorganized as Controversial Members Replaced

It has indeed been a long and arduous road for those who have invested in Tezos. The blockbuster ICO of last year has faced a great deal of internal strife that has left the project delayed and overstretched. However, today...

/ February 22, 2018
Law Enforcement Bitcoin Seizure

Are Law Enforcement Agencies Taking Advantage of Crypto Seizures?

Everyone is crazy to get their hands on cryptocurrencies these days. This is no different for those who are out to enforce the law. As Law Enforcement agencies across the world continue their crackdown on the illicit use of Bitcoin,...

/ February 21, 2018
Jenkins Vulnerability Mining

The Massive Undercover Mining Operation you Have Never Heard About

One of the biggest cryptocurrency mining operations has just been discovered. Spanning across the globe to numerous computers, the miners have been able to generate a hefty $3.4m in revenue. The mining operation in question is actually an exploitation by...

/ February 20, 2018
Litecoin Cash Price Rally

Litecoin Cash Starts Trading on Volatile Yobit Listing

We had previously brought you the news of the controversial Litecoin Cash hardfork that attracted comments from some leading cryptocurrency figures. There were many in the community that claimed that the coin was trying to create confusion around the Litecoin...

/ February 20, 2018
Tezos going rouge

Tezos “Going Rogue” on Launch. The Latest Updates on the Project

It has indeed been quite a long road for Tezos investors. The record breaking ICO of 2017 has been mired with infighting and accusations of poor governance from the foundation chairman. This had also happened at a time when investors...

/ February 19, 2018
Stop Loss Hunting Cryptocurrencies

Stop-Loss Hunting: How Crypto Whales are Making a Killing

If there is one thing that any trader will know it is the outsized impact that cryptocurrency whales have on the markets. They are able to use their out sized positions to drive the prices in the directions they want....

/ February 18, 2018
GandCrab Ransomware

GandCrab: The New Dash Ransomware that’s on the Loose

Last year seemed like the year for Ransomware. We saw the proliferation of Wannacry, Bad Rabbit and Petya to name a few. These attacks paralysed computers across the board from businesses to hospitals. Now, it seems as if the ransomware...

/ February 18, 2018
Twitter Scams and Photoshop

Twitter Scams and Photoshop: The Creative Ways of Online Fraudsters

There is no doubt that you would have heard of it by now. Large scale Twitter scams are being perpetrated by bots that try to impersonate influential people. These operations have been operating for some time and despite the fact...

/ February 17, 2018
Schnorr Signatures

Schnorr Signatures: Making Bitcoin More Efficient one Signature at a Time

Ever since the release of Segregated Witness last year, there have been a number of important improvements on the Bitcoin wish list to help with scaling. Prime among these was the implementation of Schnorr signatures. This unique cryptographic signature algorithm...

/ February 17, 2018
Decred Explained

Decred Explained: Everything you Need to Know about the Project

Decred, which was launched in February 2016, aims to be an open, and progressive self funding cryptocurrency that is based on community governance. One of the most interesting aspects of the Decred cryptocurrency is how it tries to combine the...

/ February 16, 2018