Month: June 2018

Ethereum Overtakes Bitcoin in the Number of Active Users

Ethereum (ETH), the second-ranked cryptocurrency has now overtaken Bitcoin (BTC) based on the number of unique addresses. While this stat doesn’t in itself tell the full story, another surprising statistic has emerged. Ethereum has for the first time surpasse…

Privacy in Decentralized Cryptocurrencies

When it comes to anonymizing cryptocurrencies, one size most definitely does not fit all.

Risks of Cryptocurrencies

Considering the inherent risks of cryptocurrency ecosystems.

Blockchain boost as imToken and Paxos both raise traditional VC funding

Despite a bumpy year so far in the cryptocurrency space, interest in blockchain-related technologies continues to remain strong with two companies in the space, imToken and Paxos Trust Company LLC both announcing traditional venture capital investments Thursd…

Ticketfly offline following hack and theft of customer data

Ticketfly, a live event tickets selling service owned by Evenbrite Inc. has been taking offline after a “cyber incident” that involved its site being hacked and customer data stolen. Billboard reports that customers to the site first noticed it had been defac…

Bitcoin Trading Helped Square More Than Double in Value Last Year

Shares of payment firm Square Inc. more than doubled in value last year, and the company has seen an almost 50% increase in its stock since it began offering Bitcoin trading to it’s customers in November. Square Sees Stock Prices Soar Thanks to Bitcoin Tradin…