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Fake Photo Scams Largely Ineffective but Illustrate Need for Cold Storage

Fake Photo Scams Largely Ineffective but Illustrate Need for Cold Storage

With reported instances of the latest ploy for hackers to access user funds, photo scamming is further proof that cryptocurrency cold storage is by far the safest way to keep digital assets secure. Doctored images are now for sale on dark web forums according to research by Hold Security and warnings from Bank Info Security, and can be purchased for …


Access to Late QuadrigaCX CEO’s Laptop May Help Recover Lost Funds

Access to Late QuadrigaCX CEO's Laptop May Help Recover Lost Funds

On Tuesday, interested parties were present at the Nova Scotia Supreme Court for the hearing of the plea for creditor protection by the insolvent Vancouver-based cryptocurrency exchange QuadrigaCX. The exchange’s CEO died late last year with access to what was thought to be the only means to recover over USD 190 million of cryptocurrency belonging to over 115,000 of its …


SBI Group Pumps $15 Million into Blockchain Smart Card Wallet

SBI Group Pumps $15 Million into Blockchain Smart Card Wallet

Tokyo-based financial service company SBI Group has invested the sum of USD 15 million into blockchain smart card wallet producer Tangem. Custom forms of Tangem blockchain cards available soon. Antenna qualification testing in process.#blockchain #blockchaintechnology #crypto pic.twitter.com/1raqSXCd4C — Tangem (@Tangem) November 29, 2018 Tangem has been known to be among a few in the industry pioneering the production of hardware …


UN Report Praises Crypto as “New Frontier” of Global Finance

UN Report Praises Crypto as "New Frontier" of Global Finance

The United Nations (UN) year-end report has called Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies the “new frontier” in global finance with massive potential to revolutionize business. Even before the release of the World Economic and Social Survey 2018, it remains no secret that the International Assembly has already invested heavily in blockchain through the International Children’s Education Fund (UNICEF). The UN itself is …


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 …


ATMs Still Gaining Popularity Globally with 5 Daily Installations

ATMs Still Gaining Popularity Globally with 5 Daily Installations

The installation of cryptocurrency ATMs continues around the world as it has done throughout 2017, despite the crypto market downturn. Newly-published figures indicate that new installations have taken the number of extant machines around the globe past the 4,000 total. This illustrates the degree to which users are increasingly needing a convenient way to access their crypto assets. According to …


Wall Street Observes Bullish Trend in OTC Crypto Trading

Wall St Observes Bullish Trend in OTC Crypto Trading in New Year Copy

With Wall Street pretty much sitting on the fence last year and major players pulling back from the brink when it comes to cryptocurrency, reports from New York’s banking hub seem to indicate that the crypto trade is gaining fresh impetus. Many see large-scale investment being re-examined in 2019 after being scared off by Bitcoin’s December dip. Wall Street notably …


Venezuela Calls for Crypto as Tax Payment

Venezuela Calls for Crypto as Tax Payment

The Venezuela state government now requires operators with crypto business in the country and overseas operators dealing in foreign countries to pay relevant taxes using cryptocurrency to boost the economy. The move further illustrates the move towards digital currencies, as the value of the bolivar continues to fall. Given the economic crisis, Bitcoin has fast become a financial refuge for …


Crypto Will Surge in 2019 as People Better Understand Underlying Tech

Crypto Will Surge in 2019 as People Better Understand Underlying Tech

Cryptocurrencies will surge moving forward according to Etoro managing director and cryptocurrency expert Iqbal Gandham. He is convinced that a greater understanding of cryptocurrency’s underlying technology will create a rally in Bitcoin and other digital currencies this year. Speaking on Sky News, Gandham still feels that “Bitcoin is the so-called ‘daddy’ of the crypto-asset market”, adding, “It is just as …


Accenture: India Needs New Skills for 4th Industrial Revolution

India Needs New Skills for 4th Industrial Revolution

An Accenture report has highlighted that India must improve its skills pool over the next few years to keep abreast of its push to promote the adoption of emerging technologies. The ‘Fueling India’s skill (r)evolution’ report warns that if the current skills gap can’t be bridged, this could result in the loss of as much as USD 1.97 trillion in …


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