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Smominru Botnet Affects 500,000 Windows Machines
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Smominru Botnet Affects 500,000 Windows Machines
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Smominru Botnet Affects 500,000 Windows Machines

A new botnet, Smominru that is focused on mining Monero cryptocurrency entrapped more than over 500,000 Windows machines all over the world. By hitting the majority of government and corporate servers, it gives a resemblance to the WannaCry attack last year that hit more than 400,000 machines worldwide. Monero Mining Software hits 500,000 Machines With

A new botnet, Smominru that is focused on mining Monero cryptocurrency entrapped more than over 500,000 Windows machines all over the world. By hitting the majority of government and corporate servers, it gives a resemblance to the WannaCry attack last year that hit more than 400,000 machines worldwide. Monero Mining Software hits 500,000 Machines With

China’s Baidu and Weibo Not Allowing Any Crypto Ads
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China’s Baidu and Weibo Not Allowing Any Crypto Ads
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China’s Baidu and Weibo Not Allowing Any Crypto Ads

China’s Baidu, the largest search engine and Weibo, a social media channel are not allowing any ads with terms “bitcoin”, “cryptocurrency” and “ICO” After banning the cryptocurrency trading and bitcoin mining in the country, China took a move similar to Facebook China’s Largest Search engine and social media channel banning crypto ads As a part

China’s Baidu, the largest search engine and Weibo, a social media channel are not allowing any ads with terms “bitcoin”, “cryptocurrency” and “ICO” After banning the cryptocurrency trading and bitcoin mining in the country, China took a move similar to Facebook China’s Largest Search engine and social media channel banning crypto ads As a part

Why February 6th Is Significant For Cryptocurrency Market?
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Why February 6th Is Significant For Cryptocurrency Market?
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Why February 6th Is Significant For Cryptocurrency Market?

The Senate banking committee meeting with the chief of US SEC and CFTC where they will appear as witnesses will talk about their roles to oversight cryptocurrencies that will highlight: Cryptocurrency News 6th Feb: On February 6, the Senate Banking Committee will be held and broadcasted live online SEC’s chief Jay Clayton and CFTC’s chief

The Senate banking committee meeting with the chief of US SEC and CFTC where they will appear as witnesses will talk about their roles to oversight cryptocurrencies that will highlight: Cryptocurrency News 6th Feb: On February 6, the Senate Banking Committee will be held and broadcasted live online SEC’s chief Jay Clayton and CFTC’s chief

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dow jones bubble
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After Bitcoin, Wall Street Whines Over Dow Jones Bubble

Asset class is experiencing  “bubble burst” sentiments similar as bitcoin cryptocurrency Concern over inflationary pressures and rising bond yields have hit the stock market this week The Dow tumbles down to 666 points, registering a 15% decline since June 2016 The market scenario has led Wall Street experts to use “bubble” in reference to different

Asset class is experiencing  “bubble burst” sentiments similar as bitcoin cryptocurrency Concern over inflationary pressures and rising bond yields have hit the stock market this week The Dow tumbles down to 666 points, registering a 15% decline since June 2016 The market scenario has led Wall Street experts to use “bubble” in reference to different

Vinchain ICO raises $1 million
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Vinchain ICO raises $1 million
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PR: Vinchain ICO Raises $1 Million Within 24 Hours

VinChain, a blockchain-based decentralized platform for vehicle information, launched its much anticipated ICO on February 1, 2018. The eager investors of the ICO contributed about $1.5 million at current prices with 1670 ETH in less than 24 hours.   Vinchain’s ICO for decentralized vehicle information platform VinChain basically leverages the power of blockchain technology to

VinChain, a blockchain-based decentralized platform for vehicle information, launched its much anticipated ICO on February 1, 2018. The eager investors of the ICO contributed about $1.5 million at current prices with 1670 ETH in less than 24 hours.   Vinchain’s ICO for decentralized vehicle information platform VinChain basically leverages the power of blockchain technology to

IOHK’s Daedalus Wallet Integrated with Ethereum Classic (ETC)
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IOHK’s Daedalus Wallet Integrated with Ethereum Classic (ETC)
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IOHK Daedalus Wallet Integrated with Ethereum Classic (ETC)

IOHK made an announcement of its user-friendly and secure Daedalus wallet’s integration with ethereum classic(ETC). Daedalus will now support ADA as well as ETC tokens. Daedalus Wallet Now Supports ETC Today, the Input-Output Hong Kong (IOHK), a prominent blockchain research and development company made an official announcement about the integration of its highly-engineered Daedalus wallet

IOHK made an announcement of its user-friendly and secure Daedalus wallet’s integration with ethereum classic(ETC). Daedalus will now support ADA as well as ETC tokens. Daedalus Wallet Now Supports ETC Today, the Input-Output Hong Kong (IOHK), a prominent blockchain research and development company made an official announcement about the integration of its highly-engineered Daedalus wallet

EU Partners with ConsenSys for its Blockchain Observatory & Forum
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EU Partners with ConsenSys for its Blockchain Observatory & Forum
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EU Partners with ConsenSys for its Blockchain Observatory & Forum

European Commission (EU) is partnering with the prominent ethereum backed startup ConsenSys to launch its EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum. EU is running with the singular focus on benefiting from blockchain opportunities by encouraging the citizens, European industry, and government. A Partnership with a $425 Million Budget ConsenSys is one of the leading startups of

European Commission (EU) is partnering with the prominent ethereum backed startup ConsenSys to launch its EU Blockchain Observatory and Forum. EU is running with the singular focus on benefiting from blockchain opportunities by encouraging the citizens, European industry, and government. A Partnership with a $425 Million Budget ConsenSys is one of the leading startups of

Key Features of Petro ICO Whitepaper
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Key Features of Petro ICO Whitepaper
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Venezuelan Petro’s $5 Billion ICO Whitepaper Released

Petro, Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency released its official whitepaper on Wednesday. The highly anticipated document that is signed off by president Nicolas Maduro outlines the crowdsale mechanism and token model that will be used to launch the ethereum based Petro in February. The white paper is now available for scrutiny. Maduro’s $5 Billion ICO – Petro

Petro, Venezuela’s oil-backed cryptocurrency released its official whitepaper on Wednesday. The highly anticipated document that is signed off by president Nicolas Maduro outlines the crowdsale mechanism and token model that will be used to launch the ethereum based Petro in February. The white paper is now available for scrutiny. Maduro’s $5 Billion ICO – Petro

Jaitley Puts an End To Cryptocurrency Celebrations in India
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Jaitley Puts an End To Cryptocurrency Celebrations in India
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Jaitley Puts an End To Cryptocurrency Celebrations in India

With the presentation of 2018’s Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley put an end to the cryptocurrency issue by discouraging its usage. However, Jaitley favoured Blockchain technology and mentioned the government will adopt it. Reports have suggested that ROC has stopped registering such companies and several banks have frozen these accounts. Jaitley crushed any hopes of

With the presentation of 2018’s Budget, Finance Minister Arun Jaitley put an end to the cryptocurrency issue by discouraging its usage. However, Jaitley favoured Blockchain technology and mentioned the government will adopt it. Reports have suggested that ROC has stopped registering such companies and several banks have frozen these accounts. Jaitley crushed any hopes of

Japan Messaging App Line To Launch Its Cryptocurrency Exchange
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Japan Messaging App Line To Launch Its Cryptocurrency Exchange
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Japan Messaging App Line To Launch Its Cryptocurrency Exchange

Tokyo-based free chat app, Line is all set to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. To fend its competitors like Facebook, Line is leveraging its huge customer base to create more business opportunities by introducing a number of crypto-related features within its app. Japan’s largest chat app to offer crypto trading service Japan’s leading internet company and

Tokyo-based free chat app, Line is all set to launch a cryptocurrency exchange. To fend its competitors like Facebook, Line is leveraging its huge customer base to create more business opportunities by introducing a number of crypto-related features within its app. Japan’s largest chat app to offer crypto trading service Japan’s leading internet company and

Rise in Cryptocurrency Mining Affecting the PC Gaming Industry
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Rise in Cryptocurrency Mining Affecting the PC Gaming Industry
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Rise in Cryptocurrency Mining Affecting the PC Gaming Industry

The raging prices of cryptocurrencies have led to an increase in demand for GPU mining equipments thus leading to shortage of supply for PC gaming users. The subsequent rise in prices of GPU equipment is directly affecting 1.22 billion PC gamers around the globe. Bitcoin & other cryptocurrencies driving graphic cards’ prices up Recently, there

The raging prices of cryptocurrencies have led to an increase in demand for GPU mining equipments thus leading to shortage of supply for PC gaming users. The subsequent rise in prices of GPU equipment is directly affecting 1.22 billion PC gamers around the globe. Bitcoin & other cryptocurrencies driving graphic cards’ prices up Recently, there

Cryptocurrency prices fall amid Bloomberg’s update about Tether
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Cryptocurrency prices fall amid Bloomberg’s update about Tether
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Cryptocurrency prices fall amid Bloomberg’s update about Tether

The media giant Bloomberg’s news update on Tether being subpoenaed by US authorities led to panic and sharp fall in bitcoin prices as well as that of other currency. The news which is actually two months old was published by Bloomberg earlier during the day. The news on Tether is actually two month’s old Subpoenas

The media giant Bloomberg’s news update on Tether being subpoenaed by US authorities led to panic and sharp fall in bitcoin prices as well as that of other currency. The news which is actually two months old was published by Bloomberg earlier during the day. The news on Tether is actually two month’s old Subpoenas

Over 1 Million People in Line for Robinhood Crypto Trading, But Why?
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Over 1 Million People in Line for Robinhood Crypto Trading, But Why?
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Over 1 Million People in Line for Robinhood Crypto Trading, But Why?

Robinhood Crypto just got signed up by more than 1 million people in just five days after its announcement to enable bitcoin and Ethereum trading in February. Robinhood is basically a brokerage firm that is known for its zero commission stock trading app. Robinhood, first non-crypto firm to enter the cryptocurrency market Just five days

Robinhood Crypto just got signed up by more than 1 million people in just five days after its announcement to enable bitcoin and Ethereum trading in February. Robinhood is basically a brokerage firm that is known for its zero commission stock trading app. Robinhood, first non-crypto firm to enter the cryptocurrency market Just five days

$4 Million IOTA Hack Raises Security Concerns
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$4 Million IOTA Hack Raises Security Concerns
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$4 Million IOTA Hack Raises Security Concerns

IOTA an open-source distributed ledger for IoT endured a phishing scam that costs the users about $4 million. The hacker Norgertvdberg has been in this scheme for the past six months. However, the wallet bug, bad technological design among other factors indicate a scamming process all along. IOTA’s security compromised through a phishing attack IOTA,

IOTA an open-source distributed ledger for IoT endured a phishing scam that costs the users about $4 million. The hacker Norgertvdberg has been in this scheme for the past six months. However, the wallet bug, bad technological design among other factors indicate a scamming process all along. IOTA’s security compromised through a phishing attack IOTA,

South Korea’s New Cryptocurrency Rules Set An Example For Others
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South Korea’s New Cryptocurrency Rules Set An Example For Others
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South Korea’s New Cryptocurrency Rules Set An Example For Others

The rules to tackle the money laundering among other crimes in cryptocurrency market came into full effect in South Korea, on Tuesday. It is expected that these new cryptocurrency rules will be positive in the long term and will bring legitimacy to the cryptocurrency market. Earlier this month, the plans to introduce regulations had frightened

The rules to tackle the money laundering among other crimes in cryptocurrency market came into full effect in South Korea, on Tuesday. It is expected that these new cryptocurrency rules will be positive in the long term and will bring legitimacy to the cryptocurrency market. Earlier this month, the plans to introduce regulations had frightened

Unnamed Investment Fund Acquires Bitcoin Giant BTCC
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Unnamed Investment Fund Acquires Bitcoin Giant BTCC
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BTCC Announces Acquisition by Hong-Kong Based Blockchain Investment Fund

BTCC is acquired by a Hong Kong-based unnamed blockchain investment fund. This step is in response to the decimation of BTCC’s business due to regulations on cryptocurrency trading and ICO’s by Chinese Authorities. BTCC acquisition by an “unnamed company”  The regulatory crackdown on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrency trading on exchanges in China led

BTCC is acquired by a Hong Kong-based unnamed blockchain investment fund. This step is in response to the decimation of BTCC’s business due to regulations on cryptocurrency trading and ICO’s by Chinese Authorities. BTCC acquisition by an “unnamed company”  The regulatory crackdown on Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs) and cryptocurrency trading on exchanges in China led

Japan based Yamada Denki Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments
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Japan based Yamada Denki Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments
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Japan based Yamada Denki Now Accepts Bitcoin Payments

The Japanese electronics retail giant, Yamada Denki has launched the bitcoin payments. The move has been made in response to another Japanese electronics retailer Bic Camera’s bitcoin option, last year. Japanese electronics retail giant launches bitcoin option Yamada Denki is one of the major Japanese consumer electronics retailers that has come into partnership with cryptocurrency

The Japanese electronics retail giant, Yamada Denki has launched the bitcoin payments. The move has been made in response to another Japanese electronics retailer Bic Camera’s bitcoin option, last year. Japanese electronics retail giant launches bitcoin option Yamada Denki is one of the major Japanese consumer electronics retailers that has come into partnership with cryptocurrency

Among ICOs and Partnerships Ethereum Rises 30%
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Among ICOs and Partnerships Ethereum Rises 30%
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Among ICOs and Partnerships Ethereum Price Rise 30%

Despite being January a slow month for the cryptocurrency market, ethereum’s price rises about 30%. Over the last couple of days, unlike bitcoin, ethereum price rises to the $1,200 value in the wake of its Casper update, major partnerships and increased usage of ethereum-backed blockchain technology. Ethereum gets a 30% hike in its value A

Despite being January a slow month for the cryptocurrency market, ethereum’s price rises about 30%. Over the last couple of days, unlike bitcoin, ethereum price rises to the $1,200 value in the wake of its Casper update, major partnerships and increased usage of ethereum-backed blockchain technology. Ethereum gets a 30% hike in its value A

Hong Kong based Blockchain company MATRIX Raises $15.5M Via ICO
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Hong Kong based Blockchain company MATRIX Raises $15.5M Via ICO
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Hong Kong based Blockchain company MATRIX Raises $15.5M Via ICO

MATRIX, a Hong Kong-based open source blockchain platform has completed its initial coin offering (ICO) by raising about 13,227.5 ethereum. According to the ethereum’s market price on Monday,  the newly issued MAN tokens of Matrix basically raised approximately US$ 15.55 million. MATRIX’s ethereum backed ICO sold 13,227.5 ETHs As per the announcement made by the

MATRIX, a Hong Kong-based open source blockchain platform has completed its initial coin offering (ICO) by raising about 13,227.5 ethereum. According to the ethereum’s market price on Monday,  the newly issued MAN tokens of Matrix basically raised approximately US$ 15.55 million. MATRIX’s ethereum backed ICO sold 13,227.5 ETHs As per the announcement made by the

Union Budget 2018: Will Tax and GST be levied on bitcoin in India?
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Union Budget 2018: Will Tax and GST be levied on bitcoin in India?
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Union Budget 2018: Will Tax and GST be levied on bitcoin in India?

Despite government’s repetitive warnings regarding trading and dealing in Bitcoin, the interest of Indians in cryptocurrencies is on a rise. With Union budget 2018 to be announced on Feb 1 everyone is expecting Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to provide clarity over bitcoin regulations in India Tax and GST on bitcoin Since the prices of bitcoin

Despite government’s repetitive warnings regarding trading and dealing in Bitcoin, the interest of Indians in cryptocurrencies is on a rise. With Union budget 2018 to be announced on Feb 1 everyone is expecting Finance Minister Arun Jaitley to provide clarity over bitcoin regulations in India Tax and GST on bitcoin Since the prices of bitcoin