Cryptocurrency Continues To Develop At a Fast Rate. BitcoinCash Completes First Atomic Swap.

The first Bitcoin Cash atomic swap happened just yesterday according to a developer who provided proof for this on Github.com. The cryptocurrency can now be exchanged for other cryptocurrencies such as bitcoin with very little risk. This transaction allows for hash time-locked contracts (HTLC’s). Atomic swaps are promises being made …

Vatican Exploring Bitcoin, Blockchain in an Effort to Eradicate Human Slave Trade

The Problem of Human Slave Trade International Labour Organization(ILO) says forced labour including Human Slave Trade generates annual profits approximately US$ 150 billion from more than 21 million men, women and children in forced labour, commercial sexual exploitation, forced economic exploitation, including domestic work, agriculture and other economic activities; in …

Deutsche Bank Strategist Believes Fiat Money will soon End its Reign

During the last couple of months, the price surges of digital currencies like Bitcoin and Ethereum have attracted the attention of numerous banks, governments and other financial institutions. The Deutsche Bank, through its lead strategist Jim Reid, is the latest to express its opinion on the future of the financial …

Everybody is a Target in the Crypto-Game! Look out what You Copy and Paste

Kaspersky Labs – a cybersecurity firm which is based in Russia, has announced to virtual currency holders that even their private wallets are not safe. CryptoShufller is the new trojan being called which steals coins by replacing wallet addresses on the user’s clipboard as the copy-paste info takes place. The …

The Revolution of Ripple: Its Vision of Payments

Ripple – as the company behind it, are delivering a global-scale payment and financial settlement solution making it possible for anybody-everywhere to exchange values with the speed and cost on how we exchange information and data nowadays. Ripple solutions lower the total cost of settlement by enabling banks to transact …

Ethereum Security Flaws and Developments: Devcon3 Discussion

Martin Swende – Ethereum Foundation Lead ended his lecture on security and smart contracts security on the note: “Everyone here is a target for attack. Be paranoid.” There was The DAO hack, where millions of dollars in ether was stolen due to a smart contract bug. There was the time ethereum …

Litecoin Price Returns After Altcoin ‘Battering’ by Bitcoin – Analysis

Litecoin price is being included in the whole market comeback on Oct 3. How far will the Silver Coin reach this time. Litecoin Price Follows the Crypto-Surge after Bitcoin Against the US Dollar Charlie Lee’s virtual currency – Litecoin is returning on the green area after being tanked down by …

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