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How Crypto Social Network Minds is Using Ad Buys to Create a ‘Semi-Stablecoin’

All the talk about stablecoins has people re-examining the actual value of crypto tokens and the associated markets. The discussion is particularly relevant during a bear assault on the whole crypto market, like the one we’re seeing now. Frequent Bitcoin commentator and Cornell professor Emin Gün Sirer believes there is a distinct difference between a coin that is pegged to a fiat currency and a coin that is “stable.” Continue reading How Crypto Social Network Minds is Using Ad Buys to Create a ‘Semi-Stablecoin’

A Crypto Wallet Company Is Giving Away Digital Currency Worth $125 Million

Blockchain, one of the most popular virtual crypto wallet companies in the world, is giving away $125 million worth of Stellar. The giveaway is set to be the largest of its kind. Continue reading A Crypto Wallet Company Is Giving Away Digital Currency Worth $125 Million

Cryptojacking, Hacks, and Scams: N.Korea Is Ramping up Cyber Attacks

The North Korean government is currently facing a flurry of accusations related to cryptocurrency hacks, cryptojacking attacks, and money laundering. Its regime, which is currently reeling from sanctions imposed by the United States government, is believed to be backing cryptocurrency scams and hacks to obtain badly needed funds. Continue reading Cryptojacking, Hacks, and Scams: N.Korea Is Ramping up Cyber Attacks

Two EOS Gambling Platforms Fall Prey to $260,000 Hack

Smart contracts on two EOS gambling platforms have been hacked in the last four days to the tune of more than a quarter of a million dollars, with another platform paying out $600,000 to one user in an unusual-looking jackpot which EOSBet insists was simply luck. Continue reading Two EOS Gambling Platforms Fall Prey to $260,000 Hack