Archive | September 14, 2018

Overstock to Offer Bitcoin for Sale After Acquiring Bitsy.com Biometric Wallet

Medici Ventures, a blockchain/crypto specific division of Overstock.com, has acquired Bitsy.com in an effort to finally merge the worlds of online retail with decentralized, digital cash facilitated by the Bitsy’s new biometric wallet. The Crypto Winter, assuming it ends at some point, might be best defined by what companies in the space did to prepare for […]

Hackers Steal $200,000 Worth of EOS, dApp Had Smart Contract Flaw

A gambling application that is based on the EOS blockchain has had a flaw in its smart contract system exploited. Hackers were able to make off with $200,000 worth of EOS due to the vulnerability. EOSBet Taken Offline Following Security Breach Those behind today’s attack exploited a weakness in one of the EOSBet platform’s smart… […]

A failed idea: Why we might need to burst the Bitcoin bubble by ourselves – Economic Times

Economic TimesA failed idea: Why we might need to burst the Bitcoin bubble by ourselvesEconomic TimesWhen Bitcoin was launched in such a politico-economic setting, Blockchain became media’s darling, generating unprecedented user interest. Initial investments drove the prices and the opportunity of quick returns accompanied by continued public intrigue …

Zimbabwe Official Urges Failing Insurance Companies to Adopt Blockchain

A senior official at the Insurance and Pensions Commission (IPEC) in Zimbabwe has told local insurance companies that blockchain solutions should be employed as an answer to the industry’s problems. Reports coming from local media sources say that the issues within the insurance industry amount to a lack of universal access to both insurance policies […]

North America: Crypto and Blockchain News Roundup, 7th to 13th September 2018

North America Welcome to our weekly roundup of all important blockchain and cryptocurrency news from around the world. Follow the latest developments in the cryptocurrency space continent by continent, country by country. Mexico Government to tighten Bitcoin regulation through central bank-issued payments: The Bank of Mexico is tightening up Bitcoin regulations by releasing a circular […]

Cardano Price Analysis: Cardano Buyers Accumulate

There are low time frame recoveries but it looks likely that our previous Cardano price analysis and subsequent price predictions remain true. This is despite the flurry of positive price boosting Cardano news which should naturally lift prices above it’s all-time-lows and main support at 7 cents. If anything, Cardano has a bearish outlook that’s… […]

Stellar Lumens, EOS, Litecoin, Tron, IOTA Price Analysis: Morning Star Bull Reversal pattern Clear in Litecoin, Tron

The altcoin market is stabilizing and poised to add more over the weekend due to specific candlestick formations in EOS, Litecoin, IOTA and Tron. That’s on top of favorable altcoins news that continues to trickle. Of all the coins under our review, Stellar Lumens price is slow to pick up and still trading below 25… […]