Bitcoin Mining Giant Bitmain Reveals $500 Million Loss; End of the IPO Dream?

The world’s largest maker of cryptocurrency mining equipment Bitmain made a $0.5 billion loss in 2018’s Q3, CoinDesk reports.Citing a source who viewed an update that was filed with the Hong Kong Stock...

$1.3 Million Bitcoin Scam Swindles Victims in Thailand. Are Tougher Crypto Regulations Necessary?

A virtual bitcoin mining farm in Thailand has allegedly scammed users out of 42 million baht (approximately $1.35 million), according to a report in the Bangkok Post. 30 victims have filed a complaint against...

The Majority of Bitcoin SV Blocks Are Mined By ‘Unknown’ [Yes, Really]

Like Bitcoin and Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin SV has large mining pools, each with a significant share of its SHA-256 hashrate. However, unlike the others, BSV has a nearly 44% majority who are “unknown,”...

This Anti-Bitcoin Op-Ed Just Took the QuadrigaCX Dialogue to a New Low

Writing for Foreign Policy, David Gerard levies the following taunt: “Forget Bitcoin, try your mattress – cryptocurrency is about as safe as keeping your money in a sock under someone else’s bed.”David Gerard Lays...

Why This Andreas Antonopoulos Talk Should Go Down as 2019’s ‘State of the Crypto...

In this concise overview of the cryptocurrency industry’s strengths, weaknesses, opportunities, and threats, renowned crypto expert Andreas Antonopoulos explains what’s going on the world that makes Bitcoin such a relevant and powerful force.The...

A Tron Network Based Gaming Platform That Allows to Play, Mine and Earn Dividends

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Ethereum Creator Says Crypto Projects Like EOS & Tron are ‘Centralized Piles of Trash’

At a recent cryptocurrency conference, Vitalik Buterin answered a question about whether an Ethereum upgrade would have “any transaction throughput goals.” Buterin took the opportunity to cast shade on Ethereum alternatives like EOS,...

Bitcoin Mining is Just Another Form of Counterfeiting: Russian Banking Chief

The head of VTB Bank, a major Russian financial institution that sees the government as its majority shareholder, has compared bitcoin mining with counterfeiting.Andrei Kostin, who serves as the president and the chairman...

Cybersecurity Took Center Stage in 2018 and Could Present an Exciting Investment Opportunity

This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below.Cybersecurity has always been a topic of...

Why We Don’t Need to ‘Burn Bitcoin with Fire’

Over nine months ago, the Berkeley International Computer Science Institute streamed Nicholas Weaver’s talk entitled “Blockchains and Cryptocurrencies: Burn it With Fire.” This week, he summarized the argument at the Enigma security conference....
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