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Privacy: ETH to Follow in XMR’s Footsteps?

The co-founder and face of Ethereum, Vitalik Buterin has expressed his interest in incorporating privacy features into Ethereum. It seems Buterin is partial to the ZK-SNARKS technology that is used in privacy coin Zcash. Even so, his senses seem to be particularly excited about any developments surrounding privacy protocols. This became more obvious when a research paper was released called, “FloodXMR: Low-cost transaction flooding attack with Monero’s bulletproof protocol.” The researchers decided to look into what they call “flooding attack with Monero’s bulletproof protocol.” So basically, this involves an attacker flooding the network with their own transactions and then getting...

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Calvin Ayre Announces More “Evidence” on Craig Wright as Satoshi is Coming Next Week

Jimmy Ngyuen, a lawyer for the global advisory leader in blockchain tech nChain, said that the identity of the infamous Satoshi Nakamoto doesn’t really matter in the grand scheme of things for the future of Bitcoin or nChain. Lately, it seems that the movement to religiously prove Craig Wright is definitely not Satoshi seems to have hastened. One of the closest people to Craig Wright is Calvin Ayre who uses the #CraigisSatoshi hashtag in the majority of his tweets in relation to Wright. Such example is below: #CraigisSatoshi explaining the obvious...change the code and it enforces a different economic model...

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Bitcoin (BTC) Whales Keep Delaying The Inevitable To Trap Desperate Buyers

Bitcoin (BTC) has once again pumped hard in a parabolic manner. The price climbed above $8,000 and touched $8,326 before facing a strong rejection. It is about to fall below $8,000 but it is not yet clear if this frenzy has come to an end. Technical indicators on the daily chart for BTC/USD have not been this bearish for a long time. The RSI is higher than it has ever been throughout the bear market. It is hovering around 86 today on the daily time frame and has now run into a strong resistance. NVT indicator on the daily time...

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Bitfinex Raise $1 Billion Because of Institutional ‘Trust’

The Chief Technology Officer of Bitfinex Paolo Ardoino went to Twitter to announce that the exchange was able to raise the $1 billion in Tether tokens, within such a short period of time due to the ‘trust’ that big investors know Bitfinex for. Yesterday, 13th May, Ardoino tweeted: . @bitfinex is able to raise 1b USDt in 10 days, in a private sale. Private companies, giants in our industry and outside, made investments for > 100m each. A legion of inside and outside users made investments for > 1m each. — Paolo Ardoino (@paoloardoino) May 13, 2019 In answering his...

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Hoskinson Partners with Polymath Blockchain to Launch Security Token

The founder of Cardano, Charles Hoskinson is about to make a new partnership with Polymath as the co-architect of ‘Polymesh’, a blockchain that focuses on becoming a layer one for security tokens. According to the co-founder of Polymath, the blockchain is looking to change how different businesses issue securities and track equity. Trevor Koverko went on to say: “[Polymesh] is purpose-built, since security tokens have unique needs and characteristics that demand a specific foundation. Ultimately, we want to marry issuers, investors and regulators together, which is what the layer one architecture is designed to do.” This system comes at a...

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