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Neurotoken And the Neuromation Platform Looks To Drastically Decrease The Development Cost of AI
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Neurotoken And the Neuromation Platform Looks To Drastically Decrease The Development Cost of AI
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Qiwi CEO: An Employee Stealth Mined Half Million Bitcoin on Our Terminals
In 2011 a developer working in Qiwi, a major Russian payment service provider, used the computers integrated into company’s payment kiosks for mining Bitcoin. The story came up during the lecture of Sergey Solonin, Qiwi CEO, in Moscow Advanced Communication School (MACS). According to Solonin, the security department had detected that the payment kiosks located inside stores had been suspiciously too active during the nighttime. It turned out that the…
Kim Kardashian West Shares Bitcoin Usage With 114 Million Instagram Followers
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Kim Kardashian West Shares Bitcoin Usage With 114 Million Instagram Followers
Kim Kardashian West, of reality television fame as well as the wife of oftentimes controversial hip-hop artist and entrepreneur Kayne West, has just seemingly joined the growing group of celebrities who have used Bitcoin – albeit with a twist. More specifically, Kardashian West shared an Instagram Story showing her staking physical Bitcoin in a poker game, to which she added ”We moved onto bitcoin!”. This came during the ”If Only”…
Code-Testing Begins for Next Ethereum Hard Fork
Ethereum
Code-Testing Begins for Next Ethereum Hard Fork
Constantinople, the next system upgrade for the Ethereum net which will mark part of the second series of two-part upgrades for the network, has begun testing by system developers. The upgrade should lead to increased efficiency and lower fees across the network and is set to be initiated at a point before the Devcon 4 Ethereum Conference in October. Meanwhile, though a block number upon which the code will go…
City of Riyadh Teams Up With IBM to Implement Blockchain in Government Services
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City of Riyadh Teams Up With IBM to Implement Blockchain in Government Services
The municipality of Riyadh (capital and most populous city in Saudi Arabia) has decided to partner the US electronics giant IBM to jointly develop and implement blockchain technology for government services and transactions. IBM, who has been known for its blockchain-savvy outlook will work in tandem with Elm Company, the technology partner of Riyadh’s municipality. The end goal of the partnership is quite ambitious – to relocate governmental transactions and…
GPU Prices Fall Correlating With the Cryptocurrency Market
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GPU Prices Fall Correlating With the Cryptocurrency Market
Graphics Processing Units (GPUs) have become important primarily for mining of cryptocurrencies. Thus the recent slump in the cryptocurrency prices has lead to GPU prices falling due to lower demands. GPU’s had seen to be rising in prices from 2017 end to the beginning of 2018 when the cryptocurrency markets were seen to skyrocket to unbelievable levels. These Add-in boards (AIB) are dependent on cryptocurrencies. Robert Dow, Manager at Digital…
Vyper - the New Ethereum Programming Language that is More Secure and Simple
Ethereum
Vyper – the New Ethereum Programming Language that is More Secure and Simple
KISS (Keep it simple, stupid) is a fundamental principle used in software development for reiterating programmers the importance of simplicity. Solidity is a programming language that has been created for developing Ethereum Smart Contracts. Yet, this programming language does not seem to be the most optimal for its use; therefore, Vyper could be a new alternative. Why is a specific programming language required for developing Smart Contracts? Developing Smart Contracts…
Malta Passes Crypto Friendly Regulations
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Malta Passes Crypto Friendly Regulations
Malta has lately been trying to establish the island nation as a haven for cryptocurrency businesses seeking more lax regulations and the ability to operate more freely. Binance moved from Hong Kong to Malta earlier this year due to the island nation’s friendly cryptocurrency-related jurisdictions, and a Bloomberg report has noted that a majority of the world’s cryptocurrency was being traded through Malta – at least legally speaking. It would…
Nobel Prize-winning Economist Robert Shiller Calls Bitcoin a 'Social Movement'
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Nobel Prize-winning Economist Robert Shiller Calls Bitcoin a ‘Social Movement’
Yale’s Nobel prize-winning economist Robert Shiller spoke out on the Bitcoin phenomenon in an interview to Bloomberg on Tuesday, June 26th. The economist calls the cryptocurrency a social movement and an epidemic of enthusiasm. Shiller has previously explained his outlook on crypto and stays consistent with his views. The Nobel prize winner and Yale Sterling Professor of Economics claims that the Bitcoin phenomenon fundamentally is a speculative bubble. In the…
A New Crypto Exchange Model is Sparking Controversy and Shaking up the Industry
Bitcoin
A New Crypto Exchange Model is Sparking Controversy and Shaking up the Industry
Two relative newcomers have hit the top cryptocurrency exchange rankings in terms of daily volume, overtaking such industry stalwarts as OKEx, Binance and Bitfinex. Overtaking is putting it mildly, as the Singapore-based CoinBene clocked over $2.1 billion, more than doubling the 24 hour volume of OKEx, which barely eclipsed the $1 billion mark. Another new player, the Hong Kong-based Bit-Z comfortably sits in the second spot, with 24 hour trading…