Blockchain Powered Shipping Voyage

A Shipping Voyage, Completely Powered by Blockchain

One of the oldest sectors in the world is that of the global shipping. Sailing the high seas has been the lifeblood of global commerce for over 500 years. It therefore seems quite fitting that this age old industry is...

/ September 11, 2017

Even if China Bans Exchanges, Trading Will Continue

Last week was indeed a period of FUD (Fear Uncertainty and Destruction) on the Crypto markets. This was mostly as a result of news out of only one country. On Monday, Chinese regulatory authorities said that they would be banning...

/ September 11, 2017
Russian Finance Minister not Banning Crypto

Russian Finance Minister Sees no Point in Banning Crypto Currencies

The Russian Finance Minister, Mr Anton Siluanov has stated that he sees “No Point in Prohibiting” the use of crypto currencies. However, the Minister has made his intentions clear of possibly regulating them by the end of 2017. In the...

/ September 11, 2017

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