A post on the Ethereum blog today informs users of a bug in Mist Browser Beta that could potentially allow private keys to be stolen by malicious websites. The vulnerability affects Mist Browser Beta v0.9.3 and below.A security alert from the Mist team published today on the Ethereum...
The new major Bitcoin Core client version, released for public editing Feb. 15, includes full Segregated Witness (‘SegWit’) support for the first time, among a host of other upgrades.The description of Bitcoin Core 0.16.0 on Github promises “new features, various bugfixes and performance improvements” of which SegWit...
Cointelegraph has been monitoring the ongoing BlockShow Asia conference, and several announcements have been made by Blockchain specialists around the world. One such announcement comes from one of the smallest independent areas in the world, Gibralter.The Gibralter Stock Exchange (GSX) is now offering the Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX),...
Cointelegraph is launching an awesome competition for the sharp-sighted followers.Every day, except weekends, until Dec. 5, we'll put three symbols of a 27 digit code inside three of our articles. What do you need to do? You need to collect the secret code. Make sure to catch every...
Outbound trips worldwide had grown by 3.9 percent in the first eight months of 2017, according to the ITB World Travel Trends Report. With low-cost airlines, more people, especially in Asia, are taking trips and enjoying travel. However, not all is well with the travel industry.The travel landscape...
Daniel Marburger, Director of Europe-based online gold dealer CoinInvest, claimed the company sold about 30 kilograms of gold, worth over $1 mln, in just one day, Jan. 16, in an interview with Bloomberg Wednesday, Jan. 17.This week has been very volatile for Bitcoin and several industry insiders cited...
Wall Road strategist and co-founder of Fundstrat International Advisors Thomas Lee has made a ‘contrarian index’ that allows buyers know how ‘miserable’ Bitcoin (BTC) holders are primarily based on current costs, CNBC reports.The index is termed the Bitcoin Distress Index (BMI) and was designed as a investing...
CrowdStrike CEO George Kurtz has told mainstream media that North Korea is “absolutely” stockpiling Bitcoin to launch cyber attacks.Speaking to CNBC amid a flurry of reports the rogue state is using cryptocurrency to launch attacks on South Korea in particular, cybersecurity expert Kurtz said there was no need...
The Algorand Foundation revealed that they have been deemed Sharia-compliant as we adhere to the tenants of Islamic law. The certification was provided by Bahrain-based Shariya Review Bureau (SRB). Our CEO Steve Kokinos said in a statement: “Our vision at Algorand has always been inclusivity. I am excited that forward-thinking Islamic enterprises...
In 2017, app stores saw record revenues and downloads. Across both iOS and Android platforms, downloads grew by 15 percent year-over-year to reach nearly 50 billion worldwide, taking total revenue to $15 billion.Google Play and the Apple App Store are the most widely used mobile marketplaces across the...