A Look at 2018’s Best and Worst Performing Cryptocurrencies

Markets and Prices With the dust all but settled on 2018, it’s time to reflect on the year’s best and worst performing cryptocurrencies. In the Best category, there are few standout candidates, with all major altcoins deeply mired in the

Biggest ICO Winners and Losers: By The Numbers

As a follow-up to last week’s Bitcoinist article on sh*tcoins and Initial Coin Offerings (ICOs), Bitcoinist looks at crypto researcher Steven Zheng’s numbers, successful-to-unsuccessful ICO ratio, and more. From Lowest to Highest Returns of Investment (ROI) Bolenum likely probably bound to fail

25% of All Smart Contracts Contain Critical Bugs

Technology & Security For every problem that smart contracts solve, they seem to introduce another. In a week in which EOS has made news for all the wrong reasons over a RAM vulnerability, a code auditor has revealed the prevalence

Stratis Price Pushes Toward $10 Again

We don’t see too much cryptocurrency market activity in the top 10, other than altcoins going in the deep red. That doesn’t mean the other currencies aren’t worth paying attention to either, though. The Stratis price, for example, is approaching

Initial Coin Offerings – NEWSBTC

The traditional financial system was swept by the concept of crowdfunding. The Internet of Things has come up with the alternative crowdfunding known as the Initial Coin Offerings. This all new funding method has aided several new startups to raise

Stratis Launches Public Test of Native ICO Platform

It is evident there will be a booming ICO industry in the future. The big question is whether or not projects will flock to Ethereum to issue new tokens. We have seen some interesting competitors show up over the past

HiddenWallet and Samourai Wallet Join Forces to Make Bitcoin Private With ZeroLink

Ádám “nopara73” Ficsór, HiddenWallet developer and TumbleBit contributor, and “TDevD,” the pseudonymous Samourai wallet developer, are joining forces on a new privacy project: ZeroLink. ZeroLink is set to realize a trustless mixing scheme first proposed by Bitcoin Core contributor Gregory