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Developer Anish Agnihotri demonstrated what a 51% attack on the blockchain looks like. He recorded a video of the attack on the CheapETH clone of the Ethereum network and published it for “educational purposes.”
The development of the state Chinese cryptocurrency continues – photos of a hardware wallet for the digital yuan appeared on the Web, which does not require a connection to a smartphone.
The Hong Kong Monetary Authority and the Bank of Thailand have reported that the central banks of China and the UAE are joining a project aimed at using blockchain for international payments.
Kaspersky Lab specialists have published a report on the new ransomware Cring, the operators of which exploit a vulnerability in older versions of Fortinet VPN gateways.
A large American investment bank Goldman Sachs has provided its clients with new derivatives for bitcoin. These are forward contracts without physical delivery. These are contracts between two participants, the expiration date of which is set for a certain period. In this case, the participants receive profit (or loss) when the asset price deviates from […]
Circle has introduced a new API that allows USDC stablecoins to be converted into US dollars through an automated clearinghouse. This solution will become a “bridge” between banks and the DeFi industry.
The House of Representatives of the US Congress passed a bill to research and regulate the blockchain and cryptocurrency industry, as well as to protect the safety of users.
The price of the first cryptocurrency continues to recover – the bitcoin rate returned above $ 40,000. The rates of top altcoins are also growing: ETH reached $ 2,850, and BNB – $ 375. Recall that last week the bitcoin rate fell to $ 30,000, but then returned to $ 40,000. Subsequently, against the backdrop […]
The fall in the cryptocurrency market and regulatory pressure led to the fact that the income of BTC and ETH miners decreased by 42% and 53%, respectively.
Sherrod Brown, chairman of the US Senate Banking Committee, has proposed revoking banking licenses from cryptocurrency firms Anchorage, Paxos and Protego.
The CEO of the Swiss bank UBS Ralph Hamers, in an interview with Bloomberg TV, called cryptocurrencies “an unverified asset category.”
The total computing power of the Bitcoin network has reached another all-time high of 179.4 Eh / s amid rising BTC prices and the connection of old ASIC miners to the network and the supply of new models.
The former Greek finance minister said that if bitcoin replaces regular money, it will lead to “feudalism” and economic disaster. However, he backed the digital currencies of central banks.
Amid the rally in the price of ETH, the average transaction fee on the Ethereum network broke previous records and for the first time exceeded $ 23.
Nobel laureate and crypto skeptic Paul Krugman attacked cryptocurrencies again. He again compared the cryptocurrency market to a pyramid scheme.
The central bank of Sweden is partnering with the commercial bank Handelsbanken to test the digital krona and the ability to process payments in state cryptocurrency.
On the morning of January 15, the rate of the first cryptocurrency came close to resistance at $ 40,000, but the bulls could not overcome the pressure of the bears and the BTC rate fell to $ 34,500.
Three Chinese financial self-regulatory organizations overseen by the People’s Bank of China (PBOC) issued a statement reminding their members of the cryptocurrency ban.
Bridgewater Investment Director Rebecca Patterson believes that clear regulation of cryptocurrencies will make Bitcoin more stable and increase its liquidity.