Kraken, a major United States-based cryptocurrency exchange, has identified new potential attacks against the popular hardware wallet, Ledger.Kraken Security Labs, the exchange’s cyber security division, has discovered two new attack vectors that could compromise the security of Ledger Nano X wallets. The exchange announced the news in a...
Ethereum has been the center of focus in the cryptosphere for some time now, and for good reasons. As the popularity of the second-largest blockchain network continues to grow, so too does the urgency for improved performance and scalability. The Ethereum network has been dealing with some congestion...
Monex Securities, a major Japanese online securities company, launched a cryptocurrency contract-for-difference service today. This marks the first time that a major online Japanese securities company has offered a crypto CFD. A CFD is a type of derivative in which the "buyer" of the contract pays the "seller" the...
The price of Cardano (ADA) increased from $0.074 to $0.137, by more than 85% in less than two weeks. It surpassed Bitcoin SV (BSV) to become the sixth-largest cryptocurrency by market capitalization.Cardano surpasses Bitcoin SV in market capitalization. Source: CoinMarketCap.comThree factors likely caused the intense rally of ADA...
Bitcoin (BTC) was the top choice of famous analyst PlanB thanks to its scarcity and zero likelihood of negative interest rates.In a series of tweets on July 7, the creator of Bitcoin’s stock-to-flow price model explained what drove him to buy the cryptocurrency.PlanB: “Most people are asleep” on...
Meme-based cryptocurrency Dogecoin (DOGE) is warning traders against speculation after its price gained 50% in 24 hours.In a tweet on July 8, the controller of the @Dogecoin Twitter account appealed to buyers to “be mindful of the intentions people have when they direct you to buy things.”Dogecoin to...
Within the last few hours Bitcoin (BTC) price pushed above $9,300 after struggling to hold the $9,300-$9,400 level for the past three days. The move was accompanied by a notable surge in purchasing volume which is exactly what is needed given that on July 6 and 7 the Bitcoin...
Most younger crypto holders don’t have any kind of plan to pass down their digital assets when they die.According to a survey conducted among 1,150 participants between October 2019 and June  2020 by the Cremation Institute, the majority of crypto holders are concerned about passing on their assets...
A crypto-sympathetic official has been named as the next leader of Japan`s Financial Services Agency.Jiji Press reported on July 7 that the Japanese government has decided to appoint Ryozo Himino to the next commissioner of Japan's Financial Services Agency (FSA). The official announcement will be made this month....
Bitcoin educator Andreas Antonopoulos says he would like to see more privacy features on Bitcoin, but they’re unlikely to happen anytime soon.In a livestream Q&A on Antonopoulos’ YouTube channel on July 7, he said Bitcoin (BTC) was unlikely to ever implement privacy features similar to those used by...