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Freedom of the Press Foundation Now Supports Crypto Donations, Accepts 1,000 ETH from Mainframe

The Freedom of the Press Foundation (FPF) has announced that it is accepting donations in cryptocurrency, which will go toward its projects of advancing press freedom. Yesterday, it was announced that Mainframe, a decentralised application platform that aims to be … Continue reading

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New Study Find Irish Attitudes To Cryptocurrencies Are Shifting

A study of Irish attitudes to cryptocurrencies has revealed a shift “from suspicion to curiosity” based on the increase in knowledge, trading, and usage of digital currencies in the European country.  The Irish Times recently published the findings of a … Continue reading

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Zacinlo malware threatens Windows 10 PCs’ security

By Staff Writer Jun 20 20188:46AM   Malware takes screenshots of users’ desktops, and has been operating silently for six years. Researchers have uncovered a sophisticated rootkit-based adware, mainly prevalent on Windows 10 devices, that has been operating covertly for … Continue reading

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Diversify With eToro’s Upgraded Stocks Offer

For the numerous cryptocurrency traders looking to diversify their portfolios – especially given the recent volatility of the markets – the new stocks offering from pioneering global investment platform eToro is well worth considering. As of mid-June, eToro users can … Continue reading

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Kenya to Welcome Blockchain-Based Community Currencies

Grassroots Economics, a non-profit organization that develops and implements community currency programs in Africa, will utilize the Bancor Protocol to expand its existing paper currency system into a blockchain-based network, the foundation announced on Monday. The initiative will seek to … Continue reading

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eToro Adds Cardano’s ADA token as Investors Seek to Diversify Their Portfolios

Global investing platform and cryptocurrency exchange eToro has announced today that it is addingCardano’s ADA token to its list of cryptocurrencies, bringing the total number of assets available to eleven. The addition of ADA, the eighth most valuable altcoin by … Continue reading

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7 Ways Cybercriminals Are Scamming a Fortune from Cryptocurrencies

18th June, 2018 By Ericka Chickowski   Cryptocurrencies, how do hackers love thee? Let us count the ways.   With the cryptocurrency market bonanza in full swing, unscrupulous cybercriminals are cooking up new scams and hacks by the hour, all … Continue reading

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Australia’s semantic sleight of hand on encrypted messaging revealed

Newly-released documents confirm that the Australian government’s commitment to ‘no backdoors’ to weaken encryption algorithms doesn’t preclude backdoors elsewhere in the secure messaging pipeline.   By Stilgherrian June 13, 2018   “The government will not mandate backdoors. That is, the … Continue reading

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Researchers develop SafeSpec to overcome vulnerabilities like Spectre and Meltdown

16th June, 2018 By Mark Wycislik-Wilson     Computer scientists from the University of California, the College of William and Mary, and Binghamton University have published a paper detailing a new “design principle” that avoids speculative execution vulnerabilities.   Researchers … Continue reading

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Blockchain Infrastructure Provider AlphaPoint Raises US$15M Series A

AlphaPoint, a blockchain technology and infrastructure provider, has raised US$15 million in a Series A funding round from Galaxy Digital Ventures, the digital asset firm started by billionaire investor Mike Novogratz. The funding will be used to accelerate global growth, … Continue reading

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