Hacker Steals 30,000 EOS Through Gambling dApp Loophole –

An attacker has made off with at least 30,000 EOS by exploiting gambling dApps on the network. By congesting the network with rented resources, the attacker was able to guarantee a winning outcome every time. Anatomy Of A Crime As pointed out by community members on Twitter, the attacker managed to steal over 30k EOS by manipulating […]

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Coinbase Pro Adds Dash But Excludes New York and UK Traders –

Coinbase Pro confirmed the addition of the Dash (DASH) digital coin to its trading mix, but under certain conditions. New York and the United Kingdom will be exempted from the trading launch, due to various regulatory limitations. Coinbase Restricts Dash Anonymity Features Dash (DASH), a coin with optionally anonymous transactions, will finally be added to […]

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With ETH 2.0 To Be Launched Soon, Where’s Ethereum Classic At

Ethereum has big plans to address scaling issues, a transition to Proof-of-Stake, and essentially upgrade to ETH 2.0. Meanwhile, the often-overlooked Ethereum Classic appears to have big plans of its own, like perhaps taking over from ETH 1.0. Some have even suggested that this was the plan from the start. From The Domain Of Ethereum […]

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Three Things To Know About China’s Digital Yuan (Not a Cryptocurrency)

China’s central bank is reportedly making strides towards launching a digital currency (not a cryptocurrency) tied to the yuan. Here are three things to know about the proposed central bank digital currency (CBDC). Financial Monitoring and Control Anyone remotely familiar with China knows that electronic payments are already a huge part of the country’s socio-economic […]

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$26 Million XRP Transferred from Ripple to Ex-CTO Jed McCaleb

100 Million XRP was transferred to Ripple Co-founder Jeb McCaleb from Ripple Lab’s wallet address, as reported by the Whale Alert twitter account. Many are investors are worried about a potential sell-off which could drive the price down below its current rate of $0.26. Jed Who? Jed McCaleb is currently the CTO of Stellar, the […]

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How Important Is Backwards Compatibility?

The Ethereum Foundation has delayed the testnet launch of the Istanbul update until the start of October. But some are raising concerns about one of the Ethereum Improvement Proposals (EIPs) which will break certain smart contracts. So should technology be backward compatible ad infinitum?… or is a little disruption necessary in the name of progress? […]

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Ethereum In ‘Dangerzone’ As Volatility Nears All-Time Lows

It seems the second-largest cryptocurrency by market cap only has its ‘second-to-Bitcoin’ status to be proud of.  Market volatility is at a 3-month low compared to bitcoin, according to data from Skew Markets. A host of other indicators are also pointing towards an upcoming ‘danger zone’ situation for Ethereum.  Low Volatility Means Unattractive Investment Let’s […]

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Tether Flips Binance Coin For 6th Largest Crypto Spot

Controversy continues to surround Tether, as recent market moves have vaulted the crypto into the sixth position on the world’s list of digital assets.  As Tether fires up its printers once again, many market commentators wonder if this will lead to a sustained BTC prop above the 10K level. Controversial cryptocurrency Tether continues to make […]

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Ethereum is a Technological Dead End, Says Samson Mow

Controversial bitcoin maximalist Samson Mow described Ethereum as “a technological dead-end” after the digital ledger project ran out of capacity.  Ethereum Struggles With Congestion Again The network utilization of Ether, Ethereum’s native asset, soared above 90 percent, according to data provided by Etherscan.io. The surge, according to Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, could prompt transactions costs […]

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