Cryptocurrency Blog

  • Cryptocurrency Problems To Fix Before Mass Adoption

    Why hasn’t mass adoption taken the altcoin ecospace by storm yet?  Simply put, there are still too many problems than there are advantages.  What are some of the cryptocurrency adoption problems?  Too Many Unregistered Cryptocurrency Exchanges  With the amount of exchanges out there, dealing with altcoins, and not being registered, the amount of manipulation is … Read More

    The Cryptocurrency Adoption Dilemma

    The landscape has sure changed, from 2012 times, when you could order a 50 – 100 dollar bitcoin miner and make a few thousand dollars from it alone. We now have multi-billion dollar market caps for some altcoins, yet we have something that hasn’t changed, the thought that when you have some cryptocurrency, you need … Read More

    Kaspersky Says Botnets Are Being Repurposed For Cryptojacking

    What exactly is Cryptojacking? Well it’s the act of hijacking a computer for the sole reason to mine cryptocurrency. The act is actually very profitable, despite illegal, and isn’t showing any signs of slowing down, says Kaspersky. Bitnets are increasingly being pointed towards illegal software in hopes to hijack unsuspecting users of pirated software. The … Read More

    Malicious Code Was Injected Into BitPay’s CoPay Wallet By Fake Developer

    The Copay wallet by BitPay has been compromised by a hacker, the firm reports. On Monday, BitPay announced that it learned from a GitHub report for Copay that 3rd party javascript libraries used by the apps had been modified to load malicious code. The malware was only deployed on Copay versions 5.0.2 through 5.1.0 of … Read More

    Pay Ohio State Taxes In Bitcoin As It Becomes 1st To Allow

    Now if you live in Ohio, you can pay your state taxes in Bitcoin! Yes you heard that right, Ohio has become the 1st to allow for the payment of various taxes in Bitcoin, from tobacco sales tax to public utilities taxes. There are catches of course, such as, a 3 phased process to even … Read More