Stellar Tried to Give Away 2B XLM Tokens on Keybase. Then the Spammers Came
For the partnership with Stellar, Keybase users could receive tens of dollars in XLM with each airdrop. Malicious usage started right away but it accelerated, Krohn said, and by the...
Bitcoin’s Best Ally Is Just Time: Pompliano
For us, it's a foundational component of the technological change taking place. I always joke, we never have anyone come into our office and say ‘Hey, we’re building a Microsoft...
Decentralizing the Web Is More Necessary Than Ever
The bear market gives developers time and space to do what they do best. Source link thanks you RSS link ( https://www.coindesk.com/decentralizing-the-web-is-more-necessary-than-ever)
MARKETS DAILY: Billion Dollar Returns Removed From Libra White Paper
With markets continuing their decline, we're hunting for billion dollar returns and the Libra Investment Token in a major revision to the Libra white paper. Source link thanks you RSS link (...
Bitcoiners Are Building a Sidechain Version of Ethereum’s MakerDAO
The bitcoin community may soon have its own version of ethereum’s flagship decentralized finance (DeFi) platform. Source link thanks you RSS link ( https://www.coindesk.com/bitcoiners-are-building-a-sidechain-version-of-ethereums-makerdao)
The Year in Crypto Journalism: Truth Will Always Be Human
The crypto-sphere shows disdain for journalism, believing that technology is better at revealing truth. It isn't. Source link thanks you RSS link ( https://www.coindesk.com/the-year-in-crypto-journalism-truth-will-always-be-human)
FinCEN Sees Jump in Crypto-Related Suspicious Activity Reports
Crypto companies have filed 7,100 Suspicious Activity Reports since May, America’s anti-money-laundering chief said at a banking conference Monday. Source link thanks you RSS link ( https://www.coindesk.com/fincen-sees-jump-in-crypto-related-suspicious-activity-reports)
US Arrests 3 in Alleged Crypto Mining Pool Fraud Scheme
According to a press release, Matthew Brent Goettsche, 37, of Lafayette, Colorado; Jobadiah Sinclair Weeks, 38, of Arvada, Colorado; and Joseph Frank Abel, 49, of Camarillo, California were indicted on...
Stellar’s Version of Bitcoin’s Lightning Torch Has Been Burning Quietly Since June
The Stellar blockchain has been running its own version of bitcoin's Lightning Torch since the summer. Source link thanks you RSS link ( https://www.coindesk.com/stellars-version-of-bitcoins-lightning-torch-has-been-burning-quietly-since-june)
Ethereum’s Istanbul Hard Fork Is Now Live
Hitting at block number 9,069,000, the systemwide upgrade is the network’s third in 2019. Source link thanks you RSS link ( https://www.coindesk.com/ethereums-istanbul-hard-fork-is-now-live)