Cypherium Adopts HotStuff Consensus Algorithm To Drive Increased Performance And Security

HotStuff solves scalability issues faced by previous Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance systems. Update follows recent launch of Mainnet Preview and partnerships with Amazon Web Services and IBM   New York City, NY — Cypherium, the enterprise-focused blockchain platform that prioritizes scalability and decentralization, has adopted VMware’s open-sourced HotStuff consensus algorithm to drive increased performance and security. A leader-based Byzantine fault-tolerant (BFT) replication protocol, HotStuff reduces the communication complexity of  Practical Byzantine Fault Tolerance (PBFT) from quadratic to linear, prioritizes responsiveness, and combines the benefits of asynchronous BFT solutions with the…

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PARSIQ announces new platform which could be used to reverse crypto hacks

Tallinn, 7 June 2019: PARSIQ today announced its monitoring and event tracking platform to address the fundamental problems of analyzing complex blockchains in realtime, a problem that leads to reduced trust in the technology and increased instances of fraudulent activity.   The growth of cryptocurrencies and other blockchain-derived technologies is currently stunted by a lack of tools to monitor blockchain transactions. Currently available tools, like block explorers are lacking the automation and deep analysis features necessary to perform quality monitoring of blockchain at scale and in realtime.   The consequence…

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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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