Bitcoin dips below $3,500 as security concerns mount

Bitcoin, the No.1 digital currency, bounced modestly after dipping below $3,500 on Sunday, marking its lowest level since Dec. 18 and inching toward the psychological support at $3,000. In Monday trading, a single bitcoin

Here’s Why 51% Attacks Don’t Affect Price

51% attacks are catastrophic in the cryptocurrency world–or are they? 51% attacks may be a little bit scary but here’s why they don’t affect price. The Ethereum Classic 51% Attack Ethereum Classic, one of the most popular altcoins by market

State of Emergency – Bitcoinist.com

The year has started with a bang!  Stocks and cryptos are rallying strongly so far yet volatility is still really high. This afternoon, we’ll have a special webcast at 3:00 PM GMT to discuss some of the main themes going

Coinbase Suspends Ethereum Classic Amid Apparent 51 Percent Attack

Exchanges Coinbase has ceased interactions with the Ethereum Classic (ETC) blockchain after the exchange detected a 51 percent attack on the network. Following the discovery of a “deep chain reorganization” of the ETC blockchain, Coinbase suspended Ethereum Classic withdrawals and

Ethereum Classic Reels From 51% Attack: Double-Spends Reported

Coinbase has frozen trading of Ethereum Classic (ETC) as developers continue to clarify reports that the coin’s network suffered a blockchain reorganization attack. Coinbase, China And ASICs Originally reported as rumors January 6, ETC 00 has since succumbed to a

Why Use Blockchain Technology? – Bitcoinist.com

Why use blockchain technology? While there are certainly a lot of advantages to a distributed ledger, it may not be applicable to all companies or individuals–not yet, at least. The second question people usually ask when they hear about blockchain

Ethereum Vulnerability Could Have Allowed Attackers to Drain Hot Wallets

A recent vulnerability in the Ethereum network could have reportedly allowed hackers to gain massive profits from cryptocurrency exchanges which haven’t set up a Gas usage limit. A Critical Vulnerability A group of researchers discovered a vulnerability in Ethereum which

Online Fiat Wallet Neteller Launches Cryptocurrency Exchange Service

Exchanges Digital fiat currency wallet provider Neteller has started allowing its users to buy, sell, and hold cryptocurrencies including BTC, BCH, ETH, ETC, and LTC. The cryptocurrency service is already live in 10 countries and the company “plans to roll

Institutional Traders Haven’t Rescued Crypto Yet

Throughout 2018’s price slump, investors in digital assets hoped for an influx of institutional investors to rescue crypto prices. Retail investors pinning their hopes on large investors breaking digital assets out of their price slump are beginning to make peace