Cryptocurrencies

Ethereum Core Devs to Move Forward With ASIC-Resistant PoW Algorithm

n Ethereum core developers have reached a tentative consensus to implement a new proof-of-work algorithm that would reduce the efficiency of ASIC-based mining on the networkn CryptScout #BitFeed RSS – Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency News 24/7

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Stellar, Bitcoin SV, TRON, Cardano: Price Analysis, Jan. 7

As the year kicks off with promises of major moves for institutional investors in crypto, let’s see what the charts say in the short term Cointelegraph.com News

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FBI and Homeland Security Agents Raid Tech Campus Over Unauthorized Crypto Trading

U.S. federal law enforcement authorities are among the most active criminal agencies globally against cryptocurrency infractions. A new example of this is that FBI and Homeland Security agents have reportedly raided a technology campus over unauthorized cryptocurrency trading. Also Read: Epic Founder Addresses Fortnite Crypto Rumors, Robinhood Recruiting in London Unauthorized Crypto Trading According to several media reports from Grand ...

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Monero “Mistake”—Now You Can’t Pay for Fortnite Merch with Monero

If you were excited about Friday’s news about Monero (XMR) being accepted on the Retail Row store, well, sorry to break the bad news, but according to CEO of Epic Games, Tim Sweeney, it was all a “mistake.” Oops, but also… how? Monero Mistake Over the weekend, the CEO of Epic Games—the creators of 2018’s biggest game, Fortnite—admitted that adding Monero as a ...

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Bitcoin News Summary January 7, 2019

The post Bitcoin News Summary &8211 January 7, 2019 appeared first on 99 Bitcoins.nHeres what happened this week in Bitcoin in 99 seconds. The forthcoming major exchange Bakkt announced the completion of their first funding round, which raised $ 182 million. Bakkt intends to cater to institutional interest in Bitcoin and other digital assets. Concerns surfaced regarding crypto exchanges. Bitcoin ...

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Ethereum Classic Devs: Hashpower Consolidation on Network Is ‘Not 51% Attack’

Ethereum Classic devs announce that a hashpower consolidation on the ETC network is “not [a] 51% attack” Cointelegraph.com News

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Cryptocurrency Exchanges Eye Russia for Expansion Despite Sanctions

Sanctions imposed by governments as part of geopolitical struggles do not always filter through to under-regulated industries. Ambitious businesses covet every opportunity for expansion and diversification. That seems to be the reason why a growing number of crypto exchanges are turning their attention to Russia and its diaspora, despite the disapprobation this risks drawing from U.S. officials. Also read: Crypto-Friendly ...

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Litecoin’s Charlie Lee Sparks Twitter Battle Over “Bitcoin Extremists”

Charlie Lee is at it again. The Litecoin founder isn’t shy when it comes to voicing his opinion on crypto via Twitter and yesterday was no different. It seems this time, he’s targeting Bitcoin maximalists. Charlie Lee vs. Bitcoin Maximalists It all started with a poll. Some self-proclaimed Bitcoin Maximalists are actually Bitcoin Extremists. They think all other coins are ...

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