Cybersecurity Veteran Eddie Schwartz To Join Block.one as Chief Information Security Officer

HONG KONG, 2 Apr 2019 – Block.one, publisher of the EOSIO blockchain software protocol – the fastest public blockchain protocol in the market – announced today that Eddie Schwartz, former Executive Vice President of Cyber Services at DarkMatter and a renowned cybersecurity veteran, has joined the company as Chief Information Security Officer (CISO).    Based in Blacksburg, Virginia, Schwartz will serve as a member of the Block.one Executive Committee. As CISO, he is responsible for the strategy and daily direction of the firm’s global cybersecurity program.     Over an impressive…

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What are the Biggest Challenges in Mobile dApp Development?

dApp development services Decentralized Applications (dApps) as the name suggests, they are applications that operate using decentralized platform enhancing the operability and functionality of the application by itself. Using dApps anyone can have the ability to publish their app which is not possible with today’s centralized applications. Blockchain dApp development does not require any middlemen or centralized functions to be manage or monitor the user information. Thus, dApps provide a larger scope in terms of connecting service providers and users directly. dApp development experts are opting for development of mobile…

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BITCOIN PRICE PREDICTION – If Stock Markets crash what happens to Bitcoin

Is there a correlation between stock markets and Bitcoin/cryptocurrencies?  What happens to Bitcoin if the stock market crashes?     Alessio Rastani says it depends on one thing… what the video to find out.                 Please leave your questions and comments below:

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Apple’s Steve Wozniak says Bitcoin has created MASSIVE value

In this Bloomberg interview, Apple Inc. Co-Founder Steve Wozniak discusses how he lost respect for Facebook Chief Executive Officer Mark Zuckerberg after his congressional testimony. He also comments on the future of AI, tech startups and cryptocurrencies.  Wozniak believes Bitcoin has created MASSIVE value.      In the video below, Steve Wozniak talks with Bloomberg’s Yousef Gamal El-Din.               Please leave your questions and comments below:

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How to start a Cryptocurrency Business – 5 Things you should keep in mind

In the changing world every day, we get to learn about a new technology coming into place. As these days most people are preferring digital cash for different types of payments one of the latest and upcoming modes of payment is CRYPTOCURRENCY.   Cryptocurrency is a digital asset designed to work as an intermediate of exchange that uses well-built cryptography to protect financial transactions, control the creation of additional units, and verify the transfer of assets.     Cryptocurrencies use decentralized control as opposed to centralized digital currency and central…

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Bitcoin News Today – Hong Kong Blockchain Week – Will Swift use Ripple’s XRP

CNBC is at Hong Kong Blockchain Week and the event is buzzing with activity.     Watch this video for more insight and find out more about the new Facebook coin, why Altcoins have momentum and whether SWIFT will use Ripple’s XRP!                 Please leave your questions and comments below:

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BITCOIN VIDEO – Crypto-Winter to the North, Crypto-Summer to the South

Crypto-Winter has been long and hard.  The crypto market has been in decline since December 2017 which many questioning whether the market has “bottomed” or not.  It is always good to hear the opinions of Andreas Antonopoulos, who is a technologist and serial entrepreneur.   One of the most well-known and respected figures in Bitcoin.   In this talk, Andreas takes note of the difference in perspective between those in the northern vs. southern hemispheres regarding the current state of Bitcoin and the broader cryptocurrency market. Then he addresses the question about what…

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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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Intel hid chip flaws for more than 6 months

In letters sent to lawmakers it was revealed that Intel did not inform U.S. cybersecurity officials of the so-called Meltdown and Spectre chip security flaws until they leaked to the public, six months after Alphabet notified the chipmaker of the problems.     Intel said it did not think the flaws needed to be shared with U.S. authorities as hackers had not exploited the vulnerabilities but current and former U.S. government officials have raised concerns that the government was not informed of the flaws before they became public because the…

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Can a Blockchain Messenger Disrupt Facebook and WhatsApp?

Messenger Apps have increased in popularity with billions of users in 2018.   The most popular apps according to Statistica are:   WhatsApp 1 300 000 000 Facebook Messenger 1 300 000 000 WeChat   980 000 000 QQ Mobile   843 000 000 Skype   300 000 000   As messaging become more popular customers are demanding not only a better user experience but are concerned about privacy, confidentiality, and security.   What would the advantages of a blockchain messenger be?   Anonymous communication   In the case of a  blockchain messenger,…

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