Has Pornhub’s decision to accept payments in verge’s XVG token boosted the prospects of other privacy-focused cryptocurrencies? This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/crypto-privacy-tokens-see-price-lift-on-pornhub-deal/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today for all…

Continue Reading

Monero (XMR) has already forked to the new CryptoNight7 POW algorithm, invalidating the existing and probably the upcoming CryptoNight ASIC miners and we have already seen a significant decrease in…

Continue Reading

Make sure you check out last weeks post here, now let’s go over what happened in crypto this week.  Price Watch: Bitcoin is up 3%  this week gaining back some of…

Continue Reading

A planned hard fork of privacy-centric cryptocurrency monero has just executed and the community is keenly observing the results. This article is originally written and posted on https://www.coindesk.com/monero-community-holds-breath-as-contentious-hard-fork-activates/.  Visit https://www.coindesk.com/ today…

Continue Reading

Our altcoins technical analysis remains pretty much the same and with IOTA sliding, Monero found its way back to the top 10 spot. It definitely has to do with Lithium…

Continue Reading

Security firm Trend Micro has discovered a new strain of Android malware, calling it “HiddenMiner” because of the advanced techniques it employs to protect itself from discovery and removal. Like most cryptocurrency-mining software,…

Continue Reading

According to trading and technology firm Susquehanna Financial, Advanced Micro Devices (AMD) and competitor Nvidia will suffer this year as specialized cryptocurrency mining chips hit the market from Bitmain. Susquehanna’s Christopher Rolland, who…

Continue Reading

Security researchers at Minerva Labs have uncovered a new strain of cryptocurrency mining malware, dubbed GhostMiner, which uses “fileless” malware delivery techniques to land on systems. What makes it particularly remarkable is…

Continue Reading

Hacked Exchange Coincheck Drops Three Anonymity-Focused Coins After FSA Inspection Japanese crypto exchange Coincheck will stop handling anonymity-centered cryptocurrencies Monero, Dash, and ZCash in the aftermath of the major January hack when $534 mln worth of NEM was stolen from the…

Continue Reading

We are not surprised by the announcement from Halong Mining about their new DragonMint X1 and DragonMint X2 Cryptonight ASIC miners as the company had already mentioned on twitter a…

Continue Reading