The Chinese Search Giant Baidu Joins the Blockade on Cryptocurrencies

The Chinese Search Giant Baidu Joins the Blockade on Cryptocurrencies

The Chinese search giant Baidu is joining Alibaba and Tencent in their move to distance themselves from crypto related activities. A few days ago, a message from Tencent, the developer of WeChat, stated that they have established that they implemented a function to identify cryptocurrency transactions. The will restrict all transactions and track them in … Continue reading The Chinese Search Giant Baidu Joins the Blockade on Cryptocurrencies

Ethereum’s Joe Lubin Says Mass Adoption, and Crypto Bull Run Is Coming: We Live ‘In Exponential Times’

Ethereum’s Joe Lubin Says Mass Adoption, and Crypto Bull Run Is Coming We Live ‘In Exponential Times’

A few months ago Toshi Times covered a story where Jack Ma, the founder of Alibaba Group, said that Bitcoin was in a bubble, but blockchain is not. He says that even though the most popular cryptocurrencies were inflated, the underlying technology holds an immense promise and potential for the future. Joseph Lubin, co-founder of … Continue reading Ethereum’s Joe Lubin Says Mass Adoption, and Crypto Bull Run Is Coming: We Live ‘In Exponential Times’

Hacker Group BitPico Accuses Bitcoin Cash of Massive Centralization, 49% of All Nodes in One Place

Hacker Group BitPico Accuses Bitcoin Cash of Massive Centralization

The hacker group BitPico is out with a fresh report on the state of Bitcoin Cash, stating that the altcoin is plagued by widespread node centralization. This is not the first instance of BitPico raising concerns over Bitcoin Cash. The hacker group has grown somewhat infamous for its stress tests of different cryptocurrencies and blockchain-related … Continue reading Hacker Group BitPico Accuses Bitcoin Cash of Massive Centralization, 49% of All Nodes in One Place

Bitcoin Becoming Currency of Choice for Nigerian Entrepreneurs

Bitcoin Becoming Currency of Choice for Nigerian Entrepreneurs

Nigeria might not be the first country to come to mind when discussing cryptocurrencies. However, businessmen in the African nation have recently begun dealing in Bitcoin, as it is a more stable medium of exchange than Nigeria’s national fiat currency. Nigeria’s currency, the Nigerian Naira, has consistently lost its value over the last five years. … Continue reading Bitcoin Becoming Currency of Choice for Nigerian Entrepreneurs