Monthly Archives: August 2018

Firefox to Block Cryptojacking Malware in New Browser Releases

Firefox will block cryptojacking malware in future versions of its web browser as part of an anti-tracking initiative Cointelegraph.com News

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Viabtc CEO Proposes BCH Organization to Establish Standards

On August 31 the CEO of the firm Viabtc, Haipo Yang, published a blog post proposing the establishment of a standardization organization like the World Wide Web’s W3C consortium. Haipo Yang wants to start a similar group called the Bitcoin Cash Standard Organization (BCSO) in order to create standards and achieve better transparency when it comes to BCH consensus proposals. ...

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John McCain's 106-year-old mother says goodbye to son at Capitol ceremony

Roberta McCain – Sen. John McCain's 106-year-old mother – got her first chance to say goodbye to her son during a service at the U.S. Capitol.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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Exclusive: Valve walks us through Artifact’s new demo, leaves us wanting more

Enlarge / Getting one’s Artifact on. (credit: Valve Software) Editor’s note: This feature’s two videos include transcripts, and many of their details appear in the article’s text and galleries. So however you want to learn about Valve’s latest video game, Ars has your back. BELLEVUE, Washington—Right as this article goes live, Valve Software is taking the wraps off its next ...

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Bitcoin News Summary August 27, 2018

The post Bitcoin News Summary &8211 August 27, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nHeres what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds. Venezuelas president Nicolas Maduro announced a desperate new action to control its hyperinflation. The government will devalue the Bolivar by 95 and peg its value to that of Venezuelas new government cryptocurrency. This crypto, known as the ...

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Bitfi Closes Wallet Bounty Program, Removes ‘Unhackable’ From Branding

Bitfi has removed the “unhackable” title from its wallet and ended its bounty program after several reportedly successful attempts by researchers Cointelegraph.com News

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August 2018 Volume Rankings Report: ETC and Dash Top Ten

During August, the monthly volume posted by the majority of leading cryptocurrency markets continued to decline. Despite such, the ETC and Dash markets again defied the trend to post an increase in trade volume, with XRP also bucking the downward trend this month. Also Read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals Top 5 Most Traded Cryptocurrency Markets ...

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Bitcoin News Summary August 20, 2018

The post Bitcoin News Summary &8211 August 20, 2018 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nHeres what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds. The popular mining company Bitmain is looking to IPO, forcing it to disclose its financial position. Surprisingly, Bitmain has over 1 million Bitcoin Cash while their Bitcoin holdings are at only 71,560. Analysts say that this outsize ...

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