Streamr’s DATA Token Now Listed on Leading Cryptocurrency Exchange, Binance

Announcement follows the launch of Streamr’s real-time data Marketplace Zug, Switzerland – June 8, 2018 — Streamr, the blockchain-backed data platform, today announced that its token (DATA) has been listed on Binance, the largest cryptocurrency exchange in the world by trading volume. The announcement comes at a time of great vibrancy within the Streamr community, following the launch of Streamr’s real-time data Marketplace in May 2018. DATA is available for trading immediately.     Commenting on the announcement, Henri Pihkala, CEO and Co-Founder of Streamr said, “This listing is yet another vote of confidence for…

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Binance from nowhere to Billions in 7 months – A crypto miracle story

Cryptocurrency exchange Binance is the world’s largest Crypto exchange by volume and has attracted millions of users, yet just over a year ago, Binance did not exist.     In its July 2017  initial coin offering, a Binance token BNB has soared from about 10 cents to $14.77, giving it a market capitalization of over $1.5 billion.   Have a look at the stats here: – https://coinmarketcap.com/currencies/binance-coin/   Why and How did Binance grow so fast? Most market participants agree that Binance has a quality platform and business practices and…

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The Cryptolife of Changpeng ” CZ” Zhao aka CEO of Binance

From Zero to Billionaire in under a year, Changpeng ” CZ” Zhao, the CEO of Binance has done it as reported by Forbes. Zhao later tweeted it was 20 years in the making.       Computer scientist and coding wizard Zhao was born in Jiangsu, China to educator parents, his father a professor.  In the 1980’s, the family emigrated to Vancouver and to make ends meet, CZ flipped burgers at McDonald’s and worked at a gas station.   Zhao attended McGill University in Montreal, thereafter, built various software applications…

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Binance sets Hacker Bounty at $250,000 USD

On 7 March 2018, users on the Binance cryptocurrency exchange noticed irregular behavior.     Binance was alerted and managed to reverse the transactions, however, it is vital they understand just how hackers could have sidestepped their security and also, the Binance Two-Factor authentication system.  See more Reddit comments here     In response to the hack, Binace issued the following statement”   “To ensure a safe crypto community, we can’t simply play defense. We need to actively prevent any instances of hacking before they occur, as well as follow through…

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Bitcoin in freefall after Binance hack

Bitcoin prices plunged today on speculation that major crypto exchange Binance has been hacked.     The exchange has denied being attacked but several users reported that their altcoin holdings were liquidated unexpectedly and without consent. There is speculation that Binance’s trading bot was at the heart of the issue, while others believe hackers may have orchestrated an attack on the Bitcoin exchange… Binance has halted trading and withdrawals. Full Story: – HACKED     Exchange hacks have plagued Bitcoin since inception, remember the Mt. Gox hack?   This constant…

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