All posts by Editorial Team

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

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
Ledger Wallet Monero

Ledger Hardware Wallet Begins Monero Integration

The team behind the most popular Bitcoin hardware wallet, Ledger, have begun integration of the anonymous crypto currency, Monero. This was announced by the Ledger CTO in a Reddit post. All of the Ledger code base is open source as...

/ September 7, 2017
Robert Shiller Bitcoin Bubble

World Famous Nobel Laurate Labels Bitcoin a Bubble

Robert Shiller has created quite a name for himself as an Economist and professor. He specialises in asset bubbles and is best known for predicting the housing market crash long before it eventually burst. In an interview that he gave...

/ September 7, 2017
Ripple Expands into India

Ripple Expands into India

Ripple, the crypto currency that aims to change the way we send payments across the world, has just expanded into India. They have opened their first office in Mumbai. They have also hired their country manager in the region, Mr...

/ September 6, 2017