Google Co-founder, Sergey Brin, Has Been Mining Ethereum with His Son

Google Co-founder, Sergey Brin, Has Been Mining Ethereum with His Son

Sergey Brin, the president of Alphabet Inc. and Google co-founder, showed up at the BlockchainSummit in Morocco last Sunday. Brin joined the panel discussion on emerging technologies. The famous computer scientist and internet entrepreneur revealed that he has been mining Ethereum. The decision to join the cryptocurrency bandwagon came to Google co-founder after he acquired … Continue reading Google Co-founder, Sergey Brin, Has Been Mining Ethereum with His Son

Malware Developers Arrested in China, Infecting Over 1 Million Computers to Mine Crypto

Digital currency mining malware that earned its creators more than $2 million over two years has been detected, with the developers now facing potential jail time or hefty fines at the least. According to local media outlets, detectives have arrested 20 suspects, working in a computer technology company. 11 of them were released on bail … Continue reading Malware Developers Arrested in China, Infecting Over 1 Million Computers to Mine Crypto

CBOE Files Application for the Coveted Bitcoin ETF License

CBOE Files Application for the Coveted Bitcoin ETF License

Chicago Board Options Exchange (CBOE) has filed an application for a bitcoin ETF (exchange traded fund) with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC). If approved, this could be a huge boost for the entire crypto sphere, as CBOE ranks among the biggest futures exchanges worldwide. Therefore, the long-awaited influx of institutional money into … Continue reading CBOE Files Application for the Coveted Bitcoin ETF License

Facebook Director of Engineer Joins Facebook Blockchain Division

Facebook Director of Engineer Joins Facebook Blockchain Division

A recent report has shed light on the fact that Facebook’s seasoned Director of Engineering has moved to Facebook’s newly created blockchain team. This is seen by many as a sign of Facebook’s new blockchain-oriented focus. More specifically, Facebook’s Director of Engineering – Evan Cheng – will now instead be ”Director of Engineering, Blockchain”. Cheng … Continue reading Facebook Director of Engineer Joins Facebook Blockchain Division