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
Tether Printing ETHfinex

Printing on Tether Moves to ETH in Anticipation of EthFinex

Since the announcement that US regulators were looking into Tether and Bitfinex, we have seen a drop in the amount of USDT been printed as the large machine has remained quite silent. However, in anticipation of the roll-out of the...

/ February 15, 2018
Coinvest ICO Review

Coinvest ICO Review: Everything You Need to Know

The tail end of 2018 saw the entire cryptocurrency market experience a sudden surge in both media exposure and public participation. The end of year Bull Run saw Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies take centre stage and Coinvest is a project looking...

/ February 14, 2018
Monero Forking Risk Airdrop

Could Monero Forks and Airdrops Compromise User Privacy?

Hardforks and airdropped coins are always an attractive opportunity for cryptocurrency users. These are viewed as free giveaways and are often viewed as a bonus for the coin holder. Users often make the assumption that using the forked coins is...

/ February 14, 2018
Bitcoin Private Fork Issues Zclassic

Bitcoin Private Fork Facing ZClassic Withdrawal Issues at Exchanges

It has been an interesting past month for Zclassic. This ZCash fork has seen an incredible rise in the price of its token on news that it would rebrand itself to Bitcoin Private. This was also meant to be more...

/ February 14, 2018
IOTA Growing Pains Fake Wallets

IOTA Growing Pains: Fake Wallets and Angry Community

It has been quite a tough few months for IOTA. Firstly you had the public disagreements that the project had from researchers at MIT who dismissed its hashing function. Then you had the large scale seed generation scams that stole...

/ February 13, 2018
Masternode Information

MasterNodes: What you Need to Know to Make Passive Income

There is nothing quite as in demand as an investment that will pay you out a regular stream of income. Be it through dividends, interest or some other means, the notion of predictable earnings is greatly alluring. Until the concept...

/ February 13, 2018
Icon ICX Review

ICON: A New “Icon” In Smart Contracts, Or a Project Lost In Translation?

A $4 billion Korean blockchain conglomerate has released their own cryptocurrency, and they are calling it ICON. ICON has its sights set firmly on Ethereum and some are even calling it Korea’s answer to both Ethereum and Neo. Since the...

/ February 12, 2018