Google has been working on a new tool to more efficiently search blockchains for specified data, which is helping shed light on the legitimacy of cryptocurrency transactions. Continue reading Google Set To Revolutionize Blockchain Search-ability, Sheds New Light on Cryptocurrency Uses
Blockchain has arrived fully at the gates of Silicon Valley. Consider these two stories. Continue reading Google wants to index crypto. Facebook wants to eat it.
Google’s big-data analytics platform, BigQuery, just quietly added support for Ethereum Classic blockchain searches along with a range of other cryptocurrency networks. This effort will make it easier for technologists to search the blockchain for specific pieces of data. Continue reading Why Google Data Scientists Are Interested in Ethereum Classic
Earlier this week, an Ethereum startup in Serbia discovered that its advertisements on Google were not being shown in certain regions. As the company investigated the case further, it found out that the keyword “Ethereum” has been completely banned on Google Ads and is not served to users on the platform. Continue reading Did Google Blacklist Ethereum Ads? Crypto Firms Report Issues
Crypto wallet Samourai removed security features introduced in its latest app update after Google Play found them in conflict with its “store policies.”The app’s Twitter handle confirmed that it has disabled features called Stealth Mode, Remote SMS, and SIM Switch Defense. A separate blog post accused Google Play of being extremely restrictive to become a “walled garden,” an internet slang reserved for web services that practice excessive control. Continue reading Google Play Forces Crypto Wallet Samourai to Remove Security Features