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Chinese Tech Entrepreneur Calls for Blockchain Solutions to Boost Data Protection

Chinese Tech Entrepreneur Calls for Blockchain Solutions to Boost Data Protection

Chinese serial entrepreneur Steve Wei, founder of SkyVPN, is calling for blockchain solutions to boost Virtual Private Network (VPN) security. Wei’s company allows its users to access the web by privately routing the connection through a remote server. He is claiming that VPN should now be decentralized having observed that those current centralized systems allow scrutiny of user data, app use, …


Brock Pierce: Dapps, STOs Industry Shakers in 2019

Brock Pierce_ Dapps, STOs Industry Shakers in 2019

Former child actor and crypto kingpin Brock Pierce, one of the wealthiest people in crypto, has been sharing his predictions for where he feels the industry might be moving in 2019. Pierce has earmarked decentralized applications (Dapps) as the major industry movers and shakers this year along with the advance of security token offerings (STOs). There are currently numerous decentralized …


Facebook Crypto Could Pull $19 Billion Additional Revenue

Facebook Crypto Could Pull $19 Billion Additional Revenue

The as yet unconfirmed move by Facebook to develop a cryptocurrency for global payments has been cited by multinational banking group Barclays as a USD 19 billion opportunity for the social networking giant. The company’s WhatsApp-driven crypto global payments system reported by The New York Times has still received no comments from Facebook but Barclays is already speculating on where …


Ledger: Market Still Here for Hardware Wallets

Ledger_ Market Still Here for Hardware Wallets

Eric Larchevêque, CEO of French hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger, has said that he is optimistic for the future of the cryptocurrency industry, as he prepares for “a whole new generation of consumers”. However, Larchevêque claims that education is still an area of concern when it comes to storage of cryptocurrencies, and many users fall short of protecting their funds adequately. …


New Yorkers Can Now Buy Bitcoin at ATMs With Debit Cards

New Yorkers Can Now Buy Bitcoin at ATMs With Debit Cards

With cryptocurrency ATMs on the rise around the world with machines globally passing the 4,000 total at a rate of five installations a day, both New York and Chicago are showing continued US dominance in the sector. New York now offers customers the opportunity to purchase Bitcoin using a regular credit card at machines supplied by ATM provider LibertyX. The company …


Google Ads Allegedly Blacklists Ethereum Keyword

Google Ads Allegedly Blacklists Ethereum Keyword

It has been reported that Google is now blacklisting keywords mentioning Ethereum on its Google Ads advertising platform. The first indication of this would-be policy buster by the internet search giant appeared in a Tweet by smart contract auditing startup Decenter before the weekend. We are seeing a hard stop on Google Ads containing "Ethereum" as the keyword in the …


Google Forces Samourai Wallet to Remove Key Security Features

Google Forces Samourai Wallet to Remove Key Security Features

Internet search giant Google has forced Samourai, the privacy-focused Bitcoin wallet, to remove key security features from its app. Google claims that Samourai risked breaching its so-called unofficial “walled garden” policy which is designed to prevent app manufacturers and designers creating closed systems where the service provider controls all operations in the system including applications, content, and media. The new …


Samsung Files for UK Crypto Trading Wallet Patent

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Electronics giant Samsung appears to be turning its direction towards cryptocurrencies as it continues to develop the next generation of phones. This time it is targeting the UK market, with an application already filed with the U.K. Intellectual Property Office for its ‘Samsung Crypto Wallet’. The suggestion is that Samsung is planning to begin building cryptocurrency facilities into its popular …


Coinbase CEO: Virtual Reality and Crypto Next Big Combo

Coinbase CEO: Virtual Reality and Crypto Next Big Combo

Coinbase CEO Brian Armstrong has said that cryptocurrency has the potential to turn Virtual Reality into a full-time job. Armstrong suggests that virtual spaces could create their own currencies or even make use of existing ones such as Bitcoin or Ethereum by integrating the means for users to spend crypto in the same way as they are currently using fiat. …


New Social Messaging, Trading Apps Attempt to Solve Dapp Dilemma

Social Messaging, Trading App to Challenge Telegram

A new decentralized app called DappGram has been launched with claims to enhance communication among global blockchain users. It joins a slew of similar recent blockchain-based social messaging apps such as TronChat, Status and LINE, each hoping to reinvigorate flagging public interest in decentralized applications (Dapps). Dapps were commonly seen as a practical means to take blockchain technology to the mainstream, with …


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