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How To Keep Your Crypto Assets Safe From Hacks, Scams And Your Own Stupidity

The boom in cryptocurrency’s popularity has created major security issues. As thousands of fraudsters are cashing in to get investors’ money, even more cryptocurrency holders become victim because of being careless or uneducated about how to stay safe in the cryptoworld.  Here’s the ultimate guide of how not to become a fool or be fooled. Top 5 biggest crypto crimes of all times You may not be familiar with jaw-dropping news regarding crimes in the cryptoworld. But these are not mere speculations, the crimes are more than real and those criminals manage to steal millions. Unfortunately there’s plenty of examples,...

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A New Smartphone Is Being Released That Is Designed To Keep Your Crypto Safe

Despite the rocky start to the year, cryptocurrencies are becoming more widely accepted. Perhaps the latest move to prove this, is a smartphone that is being released that is aimed at securing your investments from even the most skilled hackers. The German cybersecurity firm Sikur, is responsible for the release of this smartphone, and it was unveiled for the first time yesterday at the Mobile World Congress in Barcelona. The phone has the features of a normal smartphone with one added bonus – a built in cryptocurrency software wallet. In order to test the security of the phone, the company...

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What To Expect From IOTA In 2018

As one of the most controversial cryptocurrencies in the global marketplace, IOTA has caught the attention of many cryptocurrency fans and traders recently – and with a couple of recent big announcements, it looks set to continue to attract attention throughout 2018. Trinity wallet The first project announced by the IOTA team is the Trinity wallet, which promises to be a user-friendly, cross-platform, secure mobile wallet application designed to store the currency. At the moment, IOTA is limited to an official desktop application which has had numerous problems - including a particularly frustrating zero balance display bug. Most IOTA users...

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Is Bitcoin Safe And Secure?

Bitcoin's constant fluctuation in value and controversial media representation, due to its association with black market deals, presents Bitcoin as both a dangerous gamble and the future of cryptocurrency. So, just how safe and secure is Bitcoin? Can Bitcoin be stolen? Like all currencies, yes, Bitcoin can be stolen. As with online banking, cybercrime is unfortunately a very real threat, however, if you store your Bitcoin properly, you can make them much more secure than you can your credit card details. There are multiple ways to safely secure your Bitcoin, from printing out a 'paper wallet' and leaving no digital...

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Will The Trinity Wallet Help IOTA?

A recent innovation in wallet applications has been released by Charlie Varley. Formerly known by the name of UCL wallet (after Varley’s alma mater, University College London), it has now been branded as the Trinity wallet, and is intended to act as an alternative to the existing IOTA wallets currently available to the community. These wallets consist of IOTA’s own official desktop wallet, and a third party IOTA wallet developed for the Android operating system. Originally starting out as a one-man development project, members of the IOTA community have been quick to spot the potential of a cross-platform application for...

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