The Japanese government is going to try to hack the routers and webcams of its citizens. In total they plan to attack 200 million devices. We explain the reason.
Japan is the third world economic power, but most payments continue to be made with physical money.
Vontobel, one of the most important private financial institutions in Switzerland, will offer a custody service for cryptoactives for banks and administrators of all types of assets.
On January 17th, it became known that Coinstar’s ATM network, made up of 20,000 money exchange machines installed around the world, announced that thousands of them could be available in the United States to facilitate the purchase of bitcoins in exchange for cash.
The idea that some have with cryptocurrencies is that finally one of them, like Bitcoin for example, becomes a single global digital currency.
These days have missed the alerts for Ethereum Classic. The cryptocurrency was apparently the victim of a cyber threat known as ‘51% attack’.
Enumerating the voices that have criticized bitcoin, the most popular virtual currency, is an almost titanic task: both Goldman Sachs and UBS denounced that this self-denominated currency did not fulfill any of the functions that should be attributed to it.
Some techno-skeptics will surely give Bitcoin more than dead, and perhaps it is after a crypto-bubble that was manipulated interestingly, and on which we also warned from here by active and passive.
Blockchain technology, also known as chain blocks, is growing every day and with it the market that surrounds it.
Contrary to what many believe, Satoshi Nakamoto, the creator of Bitcoin, maintained extensive correspondence with several developers and actively participated as soon as the debate sparked his project since the publication of the white paper in October 2008.
In April 2009, Satoshi Nakamoto pointed out how it would be the transition of mining incentivized by the creation of new currencies to mining incentivized mainly by tariffs.
Is Bitcoin Cash a cheap copy of Bitcoin? A kind of scam? An attempt to hijack the brand and attack Bitcoin?