Finance Ministry Employees Caught Mining Cryptos in Kazakhstan

Mining The Ministry of Finance in Kazakhstan has announced measures to improve security and oversight in its IT department after catching four employees mining cryptocurrencies on its servers. Joking that the miners have taken over the central

An Ethereum Classic Fork Snapshot Is Coming Next Week

Altcoins Next week the ethereum classic (ETC) community is expecting to receive coins from a ‘snapshot’ fork called ‘callisto’ (CLO). The clone will be an exact copy of the ETC chain up until block 5,500,000 and ETC

Markets Update: BTC Prices Dip Below $10K

Market Updates BTC prices and a vast majority of other cryptocurrencies have taken a significant dive over the past 24-hours as the entire crypto-economy shaved $75Bn from its recent highs this week. BTC/USD markets dropped to a

Ditch Walmart? Here’s the big mistake investors are making

It took pretty much just one stock—Walmart—to take down the Dow yesterday, spoiling what would have been a seven-day win streak. No surprise, of course, that signs of stress from the world’s biggest bricks-and-mortar retailer cast a shadow on the

Markets Update: Bullish Sentiment Returns to Crypto Markets

Market Updates Cryptocurrency markets have been accumulating gains again after the significant dips in value during the first two months of 2018. BTC/USD prices are holding steady above the $11,450 price range after bouncing off the $5,900

Japanese Crypto Exchanges Tap Star Power for Marketing Arms Race

Featured Japanese cryptocurrency exchanges have been very active in advertising their services. Several exchanges including Bitflyer, DMM Bitcoin, Tech Bureau’s Zaif and the hacked exchange Coincheck have been tapping into star power and launching TV commercials with original

Asian stocks beat a retreat; Nikkei fares the worst

A Reuters Chinese Lunar New Year celebrations in in Liuzhou, Guangxi Zhuang Autonomous Region, China Asian stocks were largely lower Tuesday, though Hong Kong equities rebounded from early weakness following the Lunar New Year holiday. The Hang Seng Index

This Week in Bitcoin: Hip Hop and You Don’t Stop

News For the first time in forever – okay, a month – bitcoin is looking bullish again. Not wreck-a-china-shop bullish, but enough for us to focus on things other than price action. Things like hip-hoppers whose love

PR: London Blockchain Startup FarmaTrust Partners with Mongolian Government to Stop Fake Medicine

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