Tuesday , December 18 2018

A Solution to Crypto’s 51% Attack? Fine Miners Before It Happens

A Solution to Crypto’s 51% Attack? Fine Miners Before It Happens One of crypto’s most feared attacks may have an elegant solution. At least, that’s according to the team behind cryptocurrency project Horizen – formally zencash – which lost more than $500,000 in such an attack, called a 51 percent attack, earlier this …

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The Hack Fund will use crypto to give startups early liquidity – TechCrunch

The Hack Fund will use crypto to give startups early liquidity – TechCrunch Now that “utility” tokens have become a popular and international way to fund major blockchain projects, a pair of investors are creating a new way to turn tokens into true equities. The investors, Jonathan Nelson and Laura …

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Research: Cryptocurrency is dying

Research: Cryptocurrency is dying Cryptocurrency exploded like a supernova as prices soared to nearly $20,000 in December 2017. But like a dying star, the crypto-market may now be facing an implosion. According to a new report from technology research group, Juniper Research, the cryptocurrency “industry is on the brink of …

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Shujinko brings in $2.8M for its cloud security compliance platform – TechCrunch

Shujinko brings in $2.8M for its cloud security compliance platform – TechCrunch Shujinko — yes, like the Mortal Kombat character — is emerging from stealth today after raising $2.8 million in seed funding from Unusual Ventures, Defy, Vulcan Capital, PSL Ventures and Vas Ventures. The Seattle-based cloud security compliance platform …

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