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Ethereum Is The Scammers Favourite Coin

According to new research by Kaspersky Labs, Ethereum is the favoured coin for cryptocurrency scammers worldwide. As the most notorious cryptocurrency behind Bitcoin, Ethereum is the obvious choice for a scammer, built on a huge network but with little mainstream attention, it allows scammers to remain hidden, yet still able to access a huge network filled with the potential to commit fraud. It’s almost like the Ethereum blockchain is a sewer for hackers and cyber criminals, a breeding ground for those who want to illicit crypto out of their victims. In their quarterly report, Kaspersky Labs have written a number...

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Stop Unfollowing Ethereum Scam Bots, Twitter Actually Wants You To Follow Them Instead

Twitter hate cryptocurrency don’t they. It’s no surprise, it seems that Twitter is a hub for cryptocurrency scams. Though advertising is banned, it’s still very easy for people to set up fake pages for ICO’s/crypto events and even easier for people to run multiple Twitter bots for this purpose too. Overall, it’s very easy to scam via Twitter, and it’s very easy to be scammed too. One typical scam, is the ‘Ethereum Giveaway’ during which bots and fake accounts charade as celebrities that are giving away Ethereum. Within this, users are asked to giveaway personal data/crypto assets in return for...

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Ethereum (ETH) Undergoes Worst Correction Ever As Price Plummets More Than 81% Since All Time High

Ethereum (ETH) has now undergone the worst correction in its history. The price is down more than 81% since its all time high and could fall even further as indicated by the ETH/USD weekly chart above. The RSI level for Ethereum (ETH) is well in the oversold region but it has just bounced off a resistance and can be expected to fall further to touch the lower limit of the falling wedge that the RSI is trading in. It is pertinent to note though that the price has now traded further along the falling wedge such that a breakout can...

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Ouch, BTC Falls, ETH, XRP And BCH Crash, It’s A Bad Day For Crypto

It’s a bad day for crypto. The markets have crashed and are leaving behind empty shells that were once filled with value and optimism. We had hoped for August to be a truly positive month, helping us regain the losses encountered over the past few months. The truth though - August is looking to be the most negative month we have experienced since the boom. Values are down and crypto is falling. I suppose though there is one good thing to take from all of this, values are low. The markets will recover from this collapse, that’s for sure. The...

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How To Use Ethereum & Bitcoin On eBay And CraigsList

Using cryptocurrencies to make payments on standard websites is a little bit of a dream. The first step for cryptocurrency adoption, will be the adoption of cryptocurrencies by mainstream websites such as Amazon and eBay. Until then, we have to deal with third party services that allow for cryptocurrency payments to be made on these websites and market places, some such services include cryptocurrency gift card suppliers. OmniBazaar is the latest service to join this ever growing field. Simply put, OmniBazaar aims to make it easier to use cryptocurrencies on websites such as eBay, Upwork and CraigsList. Image sourced from...

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