MyEtherWallet Falls Victim to DNS Attack, Users’ Wallets Emptied

A DNS attack against popular online Ether storage solution MyEtherWallet (MEW) has seen the wallets of many users emptied. The security breach occurred at around 12PM UTC. The identity of the attacker or attackers is still unknown. Many MEW Wallet Users Affected by DNS Redirect According to an official statement from the MEW team on

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20% of Financial Institutions Examining Starting Cryptocurrency Trading Soon

20% of Financial Institutions Examining Starting Cryptocurrency Trading SoonThe cryptocurrency trading market is about to receive an influx of more big banks, hedge funds and other financial institutions within the next few months to a year. A new survey shows that while most are keeping quiet in public about their crypto plans, many are preparing to enter the field. Also Read: Barclays Testing […]

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Flawed Forks: Bitcoin Clones Not Considered Worthy by Weiss

Numerous versions of Bitcoin have been created throughout the years. Rather than choosing completely new names for these currencies, there are different Bitcoin-themed clones on the market. According to Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings, all of these clones have one common aspect. They are all flawed in different ways, albeit Bitcoin itself is not perfect either. The

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Nchain Launches Nakasendo SDK for Bitcoin Cash Development

Nchain Launches Nakasendo SDK for Bitcoin Cash DevelopmentEarlier this week the blockchain technologies research and development firm Nchain released its 1.0 version of Nakasendo a software development kit (SDK) specifically designed to bolster the Bitcoin (BCH) network. Nchain details that the Nakasendo SDK is available for software programmers focusing their energy and resources towards bitcoin cash application and platform development. Also read: […]

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Bitcoin Cash Proponents Prepare for the Largest Block Size Increase Ever

Bitcoin Cash Proponents Prepare for the Largest Block Size Increase EverIn a little more than three weeks time the Bitcoin (BCH) network will hard fork by upgrading its block size to 32MB and incorporate additional functionalities to the protocol. Currently, the entire community is steadily preparing for the consensus change as development teams release new code, while users and infrastructure providers upgrade their full node […]

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BitPay Confirms Bitcoin Cash Retail Payments as Prices Jump

Cryptocurrency payment service provider BitPay has announced that it will allow brick-and-mortar businesses to use Bitcoin Cash for payments. Already available for Bitcoin, the new service will give customers the option to choose between paying in BTC or BCH. BitPay Checkout, used by restaurants and other retail businesses, is currently being used in Atlanta, Toronto, St. Petersburg,

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Vinny Lingham Interview: Scaling, Securities and Bitcoin Extremism

Vinny Lingham Interview: Scaling, Securities and Bitcoin ExtremismOne of bitcoin’s leading luminaries, Vinny Lingham has an opinion on everything and an uncanny ability to sense market movements, earning him the moniker of Bitcoin Oracle. News.Bitcoin.com caught up with the serial entrepreneur to get his thoughts on bitcoin cash, Lightning Network, token models and more. Also read: Five Reasons Why Bitcoin Cash is About […]

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