Daily Archives: January 9, 2019

Alaska Airlines flight diversion leaves flyers 'stranded,' causes 30-hour travel nightmare

Passengers were not pleased with Alaska Airlines after a seven-hour trip from Boston to Los Angeles became a 30-hour headache.           GANNETT Syndication Service

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US Dept. of Energy Grants $4.8 Million to Fund Research of Tech Including Blockchain

The U.S. Dept. of Energy has announced $ 4.8 million in funding for university research of emerging tech, including blockchain Cointelegraph.com News

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Banking Agency Advises European Commission to Assess Common Crypto Approach

The European Banking Authority (EBA), a regulatory agency of the European Union, has published its assessment into the application of EU law to crypto assets. The agency, which is headquartered in London, recommends that the European Commission tables a response to the risks regulators associate with the field such as money laundering. Also Read: FBI Agents Raid Tech Campus Over ...

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TRON (TRX) Up Almost 50% This Week: What’s the Deal?

The world’s eighth-largest cryptocurrency, TRON (TRX), is making quite the bull-run this week. Throughout the entire crypto community, it is known that TRX, in the past, has been ‘pumped up’ on announcements of ‘potential partnerships.’ Justin Sun, TRON’s founder, is notorious for these types of marketing schemes via Twitter. Is this the cause of TRX’s most recent bull run? Let’s ...

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Guidemaster: How to buy a Chromebook, plus our best picks

Enlarge / There’s now a pretty wide range of Chromebooks available—and we’ve tested a lot of ’em. (credit: Valentina Palladino) Chromebooks dominated the affordable laptop scene in 2018. The same wasn’t true just a few years ago, when most were unclear what to do with Google’s browser-based operating system. But now, after Chromebooks have successfully infiltrated the education market, users ...

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Qtum Completes First Atomic Swap With Bitcoin on Mainnet

n nn nn Qtum, a blockchain platform that merges the strength of Bitcoins blockchain with the Ethereum Virtual Machine to build decentralized applications, has completed its first atomic swap with Bitcoin on mainnet.This is a big, first step for atomic swaps, a feature that allows for on-chain exchanges, or transactions, between cryptocurrencies on two separate blockchains without the need to ...

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Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, Litecoin, Stellar, Tron, Bitcoin SV, Cardano: Price Analysis, Jan. 9

Many prominent investors are doubling down on crypto despite the ongoing bear market. Let’s see whether the charts support that outlook Cointelegraph.com News

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Jason Cox Extends Open Invitation for Assistance With Development and Review of Bitcoin Cash Code

BCH developer conversations have been taking place ahead of the upcoming May 2019 upgrade. In their latest video meeting, devs agreed that they need to know how much BCH is locked up in p2sh segwit addresses. It was also agreed that Andrea Suisani will take charge of the byte transaction size limit and Mark Lundeberg will review Amaury Sechet’s code on Schnorr ...

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