While helping the crypto exchange Poloniex move $50 million worth of USDT from the Omni blockchain to the Tron blockchain, Tether inadvertently printed $5 billion worth during the transfer, citing human error.
Coming in the form of a Twitter tirade, President Donald Trump said he was “not a fan” of bitcoin because of its volatility and use in drug trafficking. Similarly, Trump also took aim at Facebook’s Libra project, stating the cryptocurrency would have “little standing or dependability.”
The US Securities and Exchange Commission has given approval to blockchain startup Blockstack to hold a public sale of its Stack tokens. Investors will be able to use Stack tokens as currency on the Blockstack network.
Bitmain-owned mining pool Antpool lost its 12.5 BTC mining reward after the network’s full nodes rejected the newly created block, noting that the block’s “coinbase transaction” did not match the Bitcoin protocol.
Federal officials are set to approve congressional candidate Omar Reyes’ plan to issue volunteers ERC-20 tokens, dubbed Omar2020, that will hold no monetary value but instead act as a “digital scoreboard” for campaign volunteers.
The P versus NP problem is one of seven Millennium Prize Problems, meaning the Clay Mathematics Institute of Cambridge, Massachusetts, will award $1 million to whoever manages to prove or disprove the statement. However, according to theoretical computer scientist Scott Aaronson, the person who solves the problem should ignore the million-dollar prize and just steal […]
David Marcus, overseer of the Libra project, posted on Facebook that the company is ready and willing to work with world regulators – and that the best part of Libra is that users won’t have to trust Facebook.
When the Gram ICO was announced at the beginning of June, the cryptosphere was wary about the Gram tokens being sold by a third party on the crypto exchange Liquid. Now investors will find the Gram price will be set at $4, though a 50 cent discount will be given to those who pay using […]
Users of the Brave browser will soon be able to leave basic attention token tips on reddit. The feature, according to Brave developers implementing the system, will function similarly to the Tippin.me Chrome extension.
After successful tests that saw the Metronome development team move the MET token between the Ethereum and Ethereum Classic blockchains, the feature was released to the public, eliminating what the developers feel is a centralization issue with chain permanence.