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Over the last 24 hours, the cryptocurrency community has been discussing a critical vulnerability that was found in the Bitcoin Core (BTC) reference client. A bug introduced in Bitcoin Core version 0.14, that also affects all subsequent versions, could have caused a great majority of current Core nodes to...
The Chairman of the Board of the Bank of Lithuania has stated that the central bank digital currencies are new, more efficient, and are offered from central banks across the globe. He spoke about the benefits of the distributed ledge (DLT) in regards to mitigating the need for intermediaries. Vasiliaiska,...
Ethereum Classic, the only top 20 coin in green in a month, is now seen correcting its monthly gains ahead of the hard fork this week, which "is going smoothly" and a chain split is unlikely. Though the price of this coin has been rising in the past month, reaching...
In an editorial piece published by Brazilian media outlet Estadão, Gustavo Franco, the ex-Central Bank chief, called Bitcoin “the most spectacular cryptocurrency,” stating that “if Bitcoin were a company, it would be worth USD 175 billion.” Franco also enthused about Facebook’s Libra, calling the social media’s white paper “exciting news,”...
It took less than a month for bitcoin (BTC) to erase almost all its gains the market saw in the end of October. At pixel time (15:36 UTC), BTC trades at c. USD 7,684 and is down by 6% in the past 24 hours, by 12% in the past week,...
As the price of Bitcoin (BTC) continues to drop, there’s been talk that many Bitcoin miners will have to start shutting down their machines. The world’s most expensive cryptocurrency has been getting cheaper lately, dropping below USD 9,000 on November 8, and some analysts estimate it could go below USD...
If you have been a frequent flyer, you must have observed that rewards and offers by airlines benefit a very small percentage of flyers. EAST2, a company with experience in the field, has come up with a reward program for flyers. In this article, we will be exploring this...
The South Korean commercial banking giant Shinhan and LG CNS, the IT services arm of the electronics conglomerate LG, have unveiled their joint pilot platform for central bank digital currencies (CBDC). The two firms announced they would be partnering on the platform late last year, and the companies appear keen...
Social media giant Facebook seems unlikely to include the Chinese yuan in the basket of fiat currencies that will underpin its forthcoming Libra token. The company outlined its stance in a written response to “concerns” voiced by American Senator Mark Warner, who believes China may “push” the Libra Association to...
Poloniex declared that it is posting (GRIN) on its stage. In the meantime, they will likewise be assigning a bit of all Grin exchange charges on Poloniex to the Grin General Fund. The data was discharged by Jed Breed, Digital Asset Lead at Circle, in a blog entry on...