BTC Global Ponzi Scheme

BTC Global: Another Cautionary Tale of a Typical Ponzi Scheme

When most people think of cryptocurrency Ponzi schemes, the Bitconnect saga usually comes to mind. They laugh at the ridiculous characters and scratch their heads at the numerous investors who lost despite countless warnings. Yet, down in South Africa there...

/ March 6, 2018
NeoGas Earn NEO

NeoGas – What You need to Know to Earn Returns on NEO

Most cryptocurrencies and digital assets today operate one native token or coin, each. For instance, on the bitcoin network, the only asset of value is bitcoin (BTC) itself. This is also generally true on most smart contract platforms like Ethereum...

/ March 5, 2018
RDoS Memcache Crytpo Ransom

The Latest Crypto Ransom Threat, Coming to a Server Near You

There has been extensive attacks that make use of malware and file encryption to extract monetary ransoms. Hackers will lock up important files on the machines of the victims and demand a payment in cryptocurrency. Now it seems as if...

/ March 4, 2018
What is ByteBall?

What is ByteBall? The Cryptocurrency With No Blockchain

Byteball is an interesting project that many in the Bitcoin community may have heard of recently. This is because the ByteBall coins were distributed to Bitcoin holders during 2017 in a proportion to how much they held. Something else that...

/ March 3, 2018
Syscoin Review

Syscoin Review: The First Fully Decentralised Marketplace

As cryptocurrencies move closer to gaining mainstream acceptance, their interaction with e-commerce platforms should prove to be vital. There have been rumblings that online retail giants Amazon and Ebay are looking at the possibility of allowing Bitcoin payments on their...

/ March 2, 2018
Telegram Foundation Scam Site

Scammers Continue To Target Telegram ICO, Potentially Scoring Millions

With attention continuing to surround the upcoming Telegram ICO, scammers are having a field day with fake site after fake site. To make things worse, the sites appear to be successfully scamming people out of tens of thousands or possibly...

/ March 2, 2018
Ripple Cambridge Global Partnership

More Ripple Partnerships as FLEETCOR and Indusland Bank Sign Up

Over the past few months, Ripple has been expanding its list of partnerships. Many financial service companies are testing the startup’s proprietary RippleNet blockchain payment solution. For example, we recently had the news of two large payment providers including Moneygram...

/ March 1, 2018
Waltonchain Tweet Error

Busted! Waltonchain Caught In a Twitter Giveaway Scandal

A little-known China based cryptocurrency project called Waltonchain just got caught cheating on one of their Twitter giveaways. Shortly after the winners were announced, the Waltonchain Twitter account itself posted a tweet celebrating that they had won the giveaway. This...

/ March 1, 2018
Kraken Exchange Updates

Kraken Updates Platform & Introduces New Pairs: Turning the Corner?

Kraken Exchange used to be one of the foremost cryptocurrency exchanges in the world. However, this image has taken quite a knock recently as the platform has struggled to meet demand and user experience suffered. There was also the fallout earlier...

/ February 28, 2018
Bitcoinwhite Scam

BitcoinWhite Scam: Latest Example of a Fraudulent Bitcoin Hardfork

Fork madness is continuing well into 2018 as a number of Bitcoin forks have occurred or being announced. Yet another somewhat unusual fork called Bitcoin White appeared on Bitcoin Talk back in November of last year. In addition to being...

/ February 28, 2018