Vitalik Buterin To Advise New ‘Ethereum Community Fund’ Sponsoring ETH Infrastructure

Vitalik Buterin To Advise New ‘Ethereum Community Fund’ Sponsoring ETH Infrastructure Several large Ethereum-based projects have come together to create the Ethereum Community Fund (EFC), a vehicle to connect and fund the growth of Ethereum(ETH) infrastructure, according to the EFC website. The founding members of the EFC are OmiseGo, Cosmos, Golem, Maker, Global Brain Blockchain Labs, and Raiden. Ethereum co-founder Vitalik Buterin, Ethereum Foundation…

Monero’s XMR Breaks Through $300 Despite its Mining Controversy

Monero’s XMR Breaks Through $300 Despite its Mining Controversy Monero’s XMR has been seeing massive gains recently. This is despite a piece of malware that has been concerning the cryptocurrency crowd. XMR tested the $300 resistance level on Thursday after seeing its second consecutive bullish market sentiment. What is Monero’s XMR? Monero is an open-source…

Bitcoin Isn’t the Only Crypto Adding Lightning Tech Now

Bitcoin Isn’t the Only Crypto Adding Lightning Tech Now Lightning is spreading across the cryptocurrency landscape. Originally designed for use on bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency by market size was also the first to implement the concept, touted as a way to make transactions faster and cheaper by moving them to a layer above the blockchain. But with scalability…

Cisco And Ukrainian Cyber Police Uncover $50 Mln Bitcoin Phishing Scam

Cisco And Ukrainian Cyber Police Uncover $50 Mln Bitcoin Phishing Scam Technology conglomerate Cisco and the Cyber Police of Ukraine have revealed a Ukrainian Bitcoin (BTC) phishing ring that has stole over $50 mln over a three year period, Cisco’s threat intelligence team Talos reports. Talos was first alerted to the phishing threat on Feb. 24, 2017, when a Ukrainian-based phishing scheme,…

MIT Professor Raises $4 Million to Build a Better Blockchain

MIT Professor Raises $4 Million to Build a Better Blockchain The developers of the Algorand blockchain protocol have raised $4 million in seed funding. The funding support came from venture capital firms Pillar and Union Square Ventures, the startup behind the protocol announced today. Algorand constitutes a digital currency and transaction platform, with its underlying protocol…

Crypto Markets Continue Experiencing Slight Growth, Bitcoin Passes $10k

Crypto Markets Continue Experiencing Slight Growth, Bitcoin Passes $10k The crypto markets continue to experience a mood of slight growth this week, with Bitcoin (BTC)’s price today climbing above the $10,000 mark and the top ten altcoins on CoinMarketCap following by being uniformly in the green. Since the market dip in late January and another dip in early February, the overall…

SkillZ Launches it’s ICO With a Worldwide online PS4 and XBox One video game tourney up to $4M in Ethereum & Prizes

SkillZ Launches it’s ICO With a Worldwide online PS4 and XBox One video game tourney so you can bet on yourself and Win up to $4M in Ethereum & Prizes FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   Los Angeles, CA – Feb 14th 2018, The eSports competitive video gaming market continues to grow revenues & attract investors. You can make serious cryptocurrency playing computer…