Blockchain’s ‘Beautiful Souls’ Hack Round the Clock at #EOSHackathon San Francisco

  “We captured a slice of the atmosphere and energy at last weekend’s event – our biggest to date”   Competition, Collaboration, Creativity Those three Cs were all in abundance at The Village in San Francisco last weekend as a record 475 participants graced the fourth installment of Block.one’s EOS Global Hackathon series, all vying for the chance to attend our Grand Finale in December. Add in a fourth ingredient – adrenaline – and you have some idea of the event’s unique flavor.     The EOS community is unlike anything…

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Crypto News, Analysis, Forecasts, ICOs, and Events for the week ending 16 November 2018

Crypto News & Analysis Bitmain’s co-founder Jihan Wu has been removed from the director’s chair at Bitmain. It has been reported that Mr. Wu has been demoted to the position of supervisor and no longer has the authority to manage the day to day affairs of Bitmain. An unnamed source from Bitmain disclosed the functions and details of Mr Wu’s new role within the company. The source describes Mr. Wu’s demotion as follows:   After changing to a supervisor, there are no voting rights, so (Mr. Wu’s) power is smaller…

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Study Finds 3 in 4  Irish People Would Not Consider A Career in Blockchain

Despite European spend on blockchain set to soar to €3.5 billion in the next five years, a lack of understanding of how the technology works is holding Irish people back from pursuing  a career in blockchain   Dublin, Ireland — November 15, 2018 — As Ireland cements its status as a leading European technology hub, new research has found that 75% of the Irish population would not consider a career in blockchain technology. Despite financial service behemoths such as Deloitte and Mastercard announcing blockchain-related jobs in Dublin over the past…

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Trade in the Cryptocurrency Market using Artificial Intelligence

  Upgrade to the AI featured cryptocurrency trading platform of the future   Like physical trading, digital currency trading also involves different trading options. In physical trading a house/apartment or residents, should you wish to sell or buy from other third-party persons, you are involved in bargaining with the net price.  Similarly a Cryptocurrency trading business performs such trading options, not only simply buying and selling cryptocurrencies, but also using trading options like (Market order, stop order, Limit order)     The order matching algorithm is mainly designed for the easy…

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Crypto Market Downturn – What forces are driving this?

  Cryptocurrency markets took an abrupt downturn on 14 November, with prices of leading cryptocurrencies Bitcoin and Ethereum down by over 10% and 12%, respectively, over the past 24 hours.  Looking at the top ten cryptocurrencies by market cap, all show a similar performance.  The crypto market is no stranger to volatility.  When Bitcoin follows the bear or bull, so does the rest of the market… as was seen during the Crypto Gold Rush of 2017, Bitcoin’s meteoric rise took the altcoin market along for the ride.     Source:…

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Bitcoin vs. Ripple (XRP): The similarities and differences

  Bitcoin vs. Ripple (XRP): The similarities and differences   For any amateur, cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, Ripple (XRP) and others may seem to be the same, with differences in value just like how different fiat currencies have different values. However, this is far from the truth. Each cryptocurrency has been designed differently. In this post, let us compare Bitcoin against Ripple (XRP), two of the most famous currencies traded on online Bitcoin Exchange.   Similarities between them Cashing Out – if you want to cash out your Bitcoin or Ripple…

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Crypto Miner Weekly – South Korea apprehends hackers who attacked more than 6000 mining rigs

  The Crypto Miner Weekly is dedicated to bringing you the latest developments in Crypto mining technology. Information that will guide you to the most effective methods and tools available to maximize the output of your crypto mining configuration and investment.   What’s Hot and What’s Not The cyber criminals that attacked the crypto mining operations of more than 6,000 mining rigs (PCs) have been apprehended. Six hackers, attempting to steal cryptocurrencies like Litecoin (LTC), Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), and Ripple (XRP) from unsuspecting crypto miners were arrested in South…

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Innovation becomes the focal point in the 3D technology industry

  From constructing eco-friendly coffins to houses, the applications of 3D technology have advanced and bringing disruption in the world through innovation.   3D technology is one of the enigmatic marvels of the world. It is difficult to determine how it will change the world and bring innovative ways to save cost and improve efficiency. Innovation has become the heart of advancements in the 3D technology sector. A Liverpool-based startup has begun production of customizable eco-coffins using 3D printing technology. A leading market player has launched a unique dot forming…

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Massive SEXSTORTION scam linked to Bitcoin laundry site BitBlender.io

  November 13, 2018 – Diego Garcia, British Indian Ocean Territory (BIOT): A massive “sexstortion” scheme that has been raking in millions of dollars in Bitcoins from terrified victims has been traced to the Bitcoin money laundering site Bitblender.io.     All the Sextortion emails follow a similar sinister formula: a message is sent from a supposed hacker who’s compromised your computer and used your webcam to record a video of you while you were watching porn! The email threatens to release the video to all your contacts unless you pay…

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æternity Partners With dacade to Bring Blockchain Education to the Masses

Partnership will let students earn cryptocurrency by learning about blockchain and building decentralized applications   Vaduz, Liechtenstein — 13 November 2018 — æternity, the blockchain 3.0 platform designed to deliver unmatched efficiency, transparent governance, and global scalability, has partnered with the peer-to peer online learning platform dacade to launch an introductory blockchain course. The free course will educate future users, entrepreneurs, and developers on the fundamentals of blockchain technology and reward students with æternity tokens for developing practical use cases of blockchain. While the first learning community — called “Introduction…

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