Michael J. Casey is the chairman of CoinDesk's advisory board and a senior advisor for blockchain analysis at MIT's Electronic Forex Initiative. The subsequent short article at first appeared in CoinDesk Weekly, a tailor made-curated e-newsletter shipped each Sunday completely to our subscribers. In February 2014, when developing interest in...
The contentious nature of the ecosystem around cryptocurrencies is partly what offers them price – academics simply call it "belief heterogenity." But discord and personal sentiment by yourself isn't really plenty of to preserve charges higher than zero, according to investigate from Wang Chun Wei, Ph.D., a finance lecturer at...
A selection of confirmed Twitter accounts have been compromised Monday – such as those people owned by a U.S. lawmaker, a movie enterprise, and a reserve publisher – all to impersonate SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk. Every of the compromised accounts engaged in a properly-regarded crypto giveaway rip-off...
A selection of confirmed Twitter accounts have been compromised Monday – including individuals owned by a U.S. lawmaker, a film business, and a guide publisher – all to impersonate SpaceX and Tesla founder Elon Musk. Every of the compromised accounts engaged in a effectively-recognised crypto giveaway scam by promising...
Dan Held is the founder of crypto portfolio service Picks & Shovels. He previously founded data service ZeroBlock, which sold to Blockchain, and served as VP of product at ChangeTip.  This exclusive opinion piece is part of CoinDesk's "Bitcoin at 10: The Satoshi White Paper" series. Introduction In my last article,...
Elon Musk, the founder of SpaceX and Telsa, just produced a mysterious tweet about bitcoin that is whipping up a great deal of speculation across social media and the cryptocurrency neighborhood. All over 22:30 UTC on Monday, Musk – one particular of the optimum-profile Twitter end users – mentioned...
North Korea's notorious hacking group, dubbed Lazarus, has managed to steal around fifty percent a billion bucks in cryptocurrencies, a report signifies. In accordance to an short article posted Friday by The Future Website, the coming yearly report from cybersecurity vendor Team-IB sets out that Lazarus was behind 14...
North Korea's notorious hacking team, dubbed Lazarus, has managed to steal about fifty percent a billion bucks in cryptocurrencies, a report suggests. In accordance to an write-up posted Friday by The Following Web, the coming yearly report from cybersecurity vendor Group-IB sets out that Lazarus was behind 14 hacks...
A bogus news website has applied the likeness of New Zealand Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern to promote content articles on Facebook aimed to pump a crypto startup. Community media supply Things noted Friday that a number of sponsored posts had lately emerged on Facebook, featuring the graphic of the...
A confirmed Twitter account masquerading as Elon Musk was employed to publish and circulate a promoted tweet for a crypto giveaway fraud Thursday early morning. The due to the fact-deleted tweet was posted through the account @TylerFlorence, which as of press time is even now available. A url posted...