SpankChain Hacker Returns Stolen Ethereum, Earns $9,000 Reward

SpankChain ICOThe hacker who stole nearly $40,000 in ethereum from adult entertainment startup SpankChain has returned the stolen cryptocurrency, the company announced last night. According to messages posted on the company’s official Twitter account, SpankChain CEO Ameen Soleimani reached an agreement with the anonymous hacker after speaking to them on the phone. Following that conversation, the

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Coinbase Bounce: Ethereum Token 0x Rallies 17% after Crypto Exchange Listing

coinbase cryptocurrency exchange bounceCoinbase may have announced plans to list hundreds of new assets over the coming months and years, but that doesn’t mean that the San Francisco-based cryptocurrency exchange has lost its status as crypto-token kingmaker. Yesterday, on Oct. 11, Coinbase announced that it had begun the process of listing 0x (ZRX), an ERC-20 token that runs

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Ethereum Founder Vitalik Buterin Throws Shade at Bitcoin Bashing Economist

Vitalik Buterin ghash 51% attackEthereum co-founder, Vitalik Buterin has thrown shade on prominent economist and cryptocurrency skeptic Nouriel Roubini, in response to Roubini’s earlier statements calling him a “dictator” and describing decentralization in Crypto as a “myth”. In a tweet, Buterin subtly hinted that Roubini has no idea what he is talking about and as such he should not … Continued

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Ethereum Co-Creator Says He’s Not a Billionaire, Who are the Richest in Crypto

Vitalik Buterin, the co-founder of Ethereum (ETH), was accused of leading a scam involving Ethereum. The scam supposedly involved pre-mining that allowed him and Joe Lubin to steal 75% of ETH supply and turn them into billionaires. These accusations came from a New York University professor Nouriel Roubini. @VitalikButerin was the ring-leader – together with

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