At least five cryptocurrency exchanges have suspended accepting deposits and withdrawal of the ERC-20 tokens due to the discovery of a critical vulnerability in the Ethereum smart contract.
California-based venture capital company Sequoia Capital filed a lawsuit to the court of Hong Kong against the cryptocurrency exchange Binance and its CEO Zhao Changpeng, accusing him of disrupting the deal to buy a stake in Binance.
Private security companies in Moscow started to offer a special service. They offer to hire a bodyguard when buying or selling cryptocurrencies.
The Technology Review of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) published an article titled "Let's Destroy Bitcoin", which describes three ways bitcoin could be destroyed or brought down.
Customers of MyEtherWallet are redirected to phishing site when trying to log in. As a result, their funds are stolen and transferred to another wallet. The problem is allegedly in Google's DNS servers.
The most popular online encyclopedia mentioned cryptocurrency in its guidelines for editors. Now if an author possesses bitcoins or altcoins, it may cause a conflict of interest.
The world's first blockchain-based marketplace for manufacturers and buyers of concrete Orlan System to launch ICO
Orlan – Russian company, which since 2013 is engaged in supply of concrete mixtures for construction sites throughout Russia and developing the world's first full-fledged marketplace, directly uniting the manufacturers and buyers of the Orlan System concrete, announced of the project transfer to the blockchain and its derivation to the procedure for the initial coin offering (ICO).
Crowdsale Network launches a platform for ICO projects, designed to significantly reduce the costs of carrying out crowdsdale, make the process more transparent for investors and help a wider range of entrepreneurs to enter the digital market.
The Central Bank of Iran introduced a total ban on virtual currencies use in the country, where the government is desperately trying to fight against tremendous inflation of the national rial.
Almost 60% of the Ethereum community voted in favor of activation of the EIP999 protocol, which will allow to unblock frozen 513,000 ETH in Parity wallets worth more than $260 million. The voting ends in a day.
Bitcoin went up 10% within the last week, and the capitalization of the cryptocurrency market approached $400 billion. Bitcoin Cash, whose rate again moves towards $1,500, is among the growth leaders.
AirChain Network Introduces Mobile Application to Make the Air Freight Sector Transparent, Safe and Flexible Like Never Before
AirChain Network , a blockchain powered ecosystem designed especially for the air freight sector, is all set to revolutionize the industry by addressing long standing problems such as transparency, safety, and flexibility. The platform’s mobile applications are currently available for download via the App Store and Google Play.
While US cracks down on Russian with more strict economic sanctions, Kremlin seeks the way to pass over financial barriers via cryptocurrencies.
As the main client of the Ethereum network, Geth now optimizes transactions in such a way that their processing speed has increased by 40%, although it does not speed up blocks mining directly.
Eternal Trusts project is the world's first blockchain platform that fulfills dreams. The platform allows to program future transactions on smart contracts and make deals in the future, that is - in fact, fulfill the dreams of its customers. However, one dream they have already fulfilled-the project announced the launch of the referral program, in which each referral receives payments in cryptocurrency, not in the tokens of the project. Anyone can step up as our service provider and earn money!
The bitcoin price has dropped again below $ 8,000. The bear market is fueled by reports on New York Attorney General's probe into the work of the largest crypto-exchanges and by massive bitcoin sale wirth $100 million by the "whales".