Day: July 4, 2021

Charles Hoskinson Claims There Are “Thousands” of Assets on Cardano in Response to Criticism

IOHK CEO Charles Hoskinson has taken to Twitter to shut down critics that recently pounced on his poorly aged tweet from July 2020. Hoskinson claimed that there would be hundreds of assets, thousands of dApps, and tons of interesting projects on top of the proof-of-stake blockchain. Now, Ethereum holders and other Cardano skeptics claim that

$70 Million Bitcoin Ransom Demanded by REvil Gang

The REvil ransomware gang is asking for a record-breaking $70 million worth of Bitcoin in exchange for providing a universal decryptor for more “more than a million” infected systems. Ads Ads Image by @vxunderground As reported by U.Today, thousands of businesses have been affected worldwide on the cusp of the Independence Day weekend by a

Vietnam Becomes Latest Country to Turn to Crypto

According to a July 4 report by The Phnom Penh Post, Vietnamese Prime Minister Pham Minh Chinh asked the country’s central bank to pilot a blockchain-based cryptocurrency over the next two years. The initiative is part of the PM’s e-Government development strategy. Chinh—the 62-year-old leader of the country’s leading Communist Party—believes that digital money is

Coinbase Has Hired an Army of Support Staff to Keep Customers Happy

Tired of Coinbase’s customer support? Help is here, says the crypto exchange, which yesterday blogged about the army of support agents it has hired to address its customers’ snags with the service and outlined more measures yet to come. Since Brian Armstrong founded the company nine years ago, complaints from customers have racked up. In

BTC, ETH, ADA, BNB, and DOGE Price Analysis for July 4

Bulls keep controlling the situation as the majority of the top 10 coins are in the green zone. Top coins by CoinMarketCap BTC/USD Bitcoin (BTC) has fixed above $35,000, rising by 2.38%. BTC/USD chart by TradingView Bitcoin (BTC) is coming back to the resistance zone at $36,125. The ongoing rise is accompanied by the low

EY Takes Crack At Ethereum’s Gas Fee Problem With New Protocol

Accounting services firm Ernst & Young (EY) released a set of tools called Nightfall 3 on Thursday in an attempt to reduce the fees on the Ethereum blockchain lower without sacrificing privacy. The Nightfall 3 protocol—like its 2019 predecessor ‘Nightfall’—is for privately managing transactions on Ethereum. EY’s latest incarnation is a ‘ZK-Optimistic Rollup ’ protocol

Ethereum's Vitalik Buterin Has GitHub Repository to Expose CSW Fraud: Wladimir van der Laan

Ads Ads Wladimir J. ‘Wlad’ van der Laan, third core maintainer of Bitcoin Core, demonstrated the GitHub repository ‘Cult of Craig’. Started by Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin, it is dedicated to ‘facts about CSW’s Involvement in Bitcoin’. When the cryptocurrency space is united Mr. van der Laan shared a link to the GitHub repository ‘Cult of

Dogecoin Partygoers Dance For Free DOGE at Million Doge Disco

People the world over started partying for Dogecoin yesterday when the ‘Million Doge Disco’ officially started . The augmented reality mobile game, which looks like a cross between a dance party and Pokemon Go, encourages people to film themselves dancing with animated Shiba Inu’s and go treasure hunting around town to earn various DOGE NFTs,

IOTA's Dominik Schiener Indicates Four Elements of 'Wheel of Opportunity' of His Team

Ads Ads Domink Schiener, co-founder of IOTA Foundation, a non-profit behind the progress of IOTA’s distributed ledger technologies, shared the building blocks of ‘opportunities’ met by his team. IOTA’s ‘wheel of opportunity’ Mr. Schiener has taken to Twitter to unveil four core aspects of IOTA’s opportunities on its track to new milestones. ‘Liquidity’, ‘Community and

RSA Conference Takes Heat For Suggesting That Blockchain Replace the Internet’s Most Important Protocol

What’s the quickest way to turn Cybersecurity Twitter against you? As the organizers of the RSA Conference, a major gathering of computer security experts, discovered today, it’s to propose replacing the Internet’s main protocol, TCP/IP, with blockchain. RSA deleted the greatest tweet ever made. In my heart they will forever be the conference of TCP/IP

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