Kowala’s kUSD Becomes First Stablecoin With Ledger Hardware Wallet Support

  Dollar-pegged cryptocurrency with coin-burning and minting features to be accessible to millions of users   Nashville, TN – August 9, 2018 – Kowala, a stablecoin protocol that maintains price-pegs to fiat currencies by robotically minting and burning coin supply in accordance to user demand, announced that their flagship project, the dollar-tied “kUSD”, is the first stablecoin to win public platform support from Ledger — the world’s leader in crypto hardware wallets.     The importance of Ledger’s decision to publicly support kUSD as the first stablecoin with an app…

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Bithumb hack emphasizes need for Security in Crypto Industry

  Korean Crypto Exchange Bithumb lost more than $30 million in the most recent crypto hack, further emphasizing the need for security in the industry. With blockchain technologies, the repercussions of a hack are much greater than in traditional technology.  Bloomberg reported that Exchanges are a juicy target for hackers, with more than a billion dollars worth of cryptocurrency being stolen.     In response to the latest hack, industry leaders highlight the importance to build confidence in the industry, follow best practice, implement a regulatory framework as well as…

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