Binance CFO Rips Facebook’s Blockchain Under Megalomaniac Zuck

Binance CFO Rips Facebook’s Blockchain Under Megalomaniac Zuck

TweetShareBy CCN.com: Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg is a megalomaniac who’s launching blockchain and cryptocurrency projects in order to squeeze crypto companies out of the dominance he eventually wants to assert over the space. That’s the opinion of Binance CFO Wei Zhou.Misguided bitcoin evangelists have been heaping praise on Facebook for experimenting with blockchain and for…

Binance and ShapeShift #DelistBSV; Kraken and Others Under Pressure

Binance and ShapeShift #DelistBSV; Kraken and Others Under Pressure

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Crypto Bombshell: Stellar Swept Mammoth Inflation Bug Under the Rug

Crypto Bombshell: Stellar Swept Mammoth Inflation Bug Under the Rug

TweetShareBy CCN.com: A bug in the code for Stellar – the eighth-largest cryptocurrency – allowed an attacker to generate 2.25 billion lumens in April 2017 successfully. Stellar quietly patched the bug in version in 0.6.2, released in May of that year. The only note about the inflation bug reads:“fix inflation bug that would calculate the…

Bitcoin on the Brink: Will The Crypto Market Go Under $100 Billion?

Bitcoin on the Brink: Will The Crypto Market Go Under $100 Billion?

Advertisement The crypto market has faced a lot of downward pressure the past few weeks and, as we reported yesterday, so is everything else. Indeed, the week saw an overall 3+% loss in the Dow Jones Industrial Average, and no other exchanges were performing well, either. It’s just a bad time to be a bull,…

Blockchain Wunderkinds Headline Forbes 30-Under-30 List

Blockchain Wunderkinds Headline Forbes 30-Under-30 List

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn The blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem is well represented in this year’s Forbes 30-Under-30 list, with four young founders and CEOs aged between 25 and 28 featured for their work on crypto finance, blockchain scaling and crypto asset management. Olaoluwa Osuntokun (25), Nader Al-Naji (26), JB Rubinovitz (26) and Hunter Horsley (28)…

CFTC Cracks Down Harder on Cryptocurrency Fraud Under Trump

CFTC Cracks Down Harder on Cryptocurrency Fraud Under Trump

Advertisement The Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has bolstered its police actions in the last fiscal year, driven largely by cryptocurrency cases, according to The Wall Street Journal. Under President Trump, the federal derivatives market regulator levied about $900 million in civil penalties in 2018 alone, exceeding the annual amount in five of the eight…

Australian Watchdog Will Monitor Crypto Exchanges, ICOs Under Market Rules

Australian Watchdog Will Monitor Crypto Exchanges, ICOs Under Market Rules

Advertisement Australia’s primary securities regulator is focusing efforts to keep a close eye on the cryptocurrency sector, including ICOs, as part its corporate action plan for 2018-19. Having stressed in April that it would keep an “open mind” to cryptocurrencies and initial coin offerings (ICOs) domestically, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) pinned harmful…

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTCUSD Stuck Under 6500-Fiat

Bitcoin Price Intraday Analysis: BTCUSD Stuck Under 6500-Fiat

Advertisement The bitcoin price on Friday gained momentum towards $6,500-area, only to find itself unable to puncture through it. The BTC/USD slipped towards 6236-fiat on Bitfinex yesterday but regained much of its value during the early Asian trading session today. The upside correction extended as far as 6558-fiat, but fell short of bullish sentiment and…