All posts by Editorial Team

Editors at large. Posting the latest news, reviews and analysis to hit the blockchain.

The Chinese ICO Ban May Only be Temporary

As you may know, China banned ICOs last week Monday. They claimed that these ICOs were a breach of the country’s securities laws and hence should not be allowed to issue any more tokens. They also said that all of...

/ September 10, 2017
IOTA Hashing Vulnerability

The IOTA Hash Vulnerability that is Scaring Investors

For those people that were following the IOTA token price this week, they will have noticed that there were considerable downward movements on the news of a cryptographic vulnerability. The vulnerability was discovered by a team of researchers from MIT...

/ September 10, 2017
Update to Metropolis Hardfork

Update on the Ethereum Metropolis Upgrade

We recently covered some of the updates that were taken place on the Ethereum network. Known as the Metropolis hard fork, the upgrade has been long awaited and there have constantly been revisions to the roll out in both timeline...

/ September 10, 2017
R3 Sues Ripple for Options

Blockchain Competitor R3 sues Ripple

Two of the biggest blockchain startups in the payment processing space are now involved in a legal dispute. R3 brought the lawsuit to Ripple on Friday from a Delaware court. The dispute is based on an options contract that was...

/ September 9, 2017
Russian Central Bank Crypto

Russian Central Bank Wades into Crypto Currency Discussion

Russia is indeed a coutnry which can give out mixed signals when it comes to regulations. The crypto currency space is no exception. It was only a few weeks ago that we heard that the Moscow stock exchange was considering...

/ September 9, 2017
China Ban on Crypto Currencies Markets

Bitcoin and Crypto Currency Markets Tumble

China is back at it again. They are spooking Crypto currency markets and creating a great degree of uncertainty. This time the shock came in the form of a cryptic (pardon the pun) comment on social media that was tied...

/ September 8, 2017

Russian Hackers are Targeting your PC, for Mining

WannaCry, Not Petya, Mt Gox or the DAO. We always here about the large scale hacks or cyber crime exploits that cause a great degree of damage and publicity. However, there is a far more silent yet effective threat that...

/ September 8, 2017
Casper POS protocol

What is the Ethereum Casper POS Protocol?

As Ethereum gets ready to release the Metropolis hard fork in the next few months, there is still a great deal of talk about Casper and the move to a Proof of Stake (POS) from a Proof of Work (POW)...

/ September 8, 2017
$257m ICO Record Filecoin

A New ICO Record with $257m Filecoin Funding

It seemed only a few weeks ago when we were talking about the historic ICO of Tezos which managed to pull in an unprecedented $232 million raise in July. This has now been overtaken by the Filecoin ICO which managed...

/ September 7, 2017
US Regulation Bitcoin Transactions

A Tax Break for Small Scale Bitcoin Transactions

If you are a small time Bitcoin investor in the USA, then you may be happy with the proposal that is being made by two members of the House of Representatives. They would like to create a tax exemption for...

/ September 7, 2017