Monero Declares War on ASIC Manufacturers

The post Monero Declares War on ASIC Manufacturers appeared first on CCN Privacy-centric cryptocurrency Monero has declared war on ASIC manufacturers. On Sunday, a group of Monero developers published a development update addressing what has become a recurring question among altcoins that can currently be mined profitably with GPU hardware — how to respond to

Millions of Android Devices Hijacked to Mine Monero

The post Millions of Android Devices Hijacked to Mine Monero appeared first on CCN Cybercriminals are increasingly hijacking other people’s devices to mine Monero (XMR), in a trend now called cryptojakcing. According to Malwarebytes, a “drive-by” mining campaign recently redirected millions of Android users to a website that hijacked their devices to mine the privacy-centric

The Taxman Cometh

The post The Taxman Cometh appeared first on CCN Tax season is ramping up in the United States and Uncle Sam is looking to get his cut from the cryptocurrency pie; that is a slice of your profits. Last year was hot for Bitcoin, Litecoin, Ethereum, and most all altcoins. With amazing percentage gains across

Hacker Launches ICO

The post Hacker Launches ICO appeared first on CCN This is a paid-for submitted press release. CCN does not endorse, nor is responsible for any material included below and isn’t responsible for any damages or losses connected with any products or services mentioned in the press release. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with

Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings Issues Fresh Alert on Tether

The post Weiss Cryptocurrency Ratings Issues Fresh Alert on Tether appeared first on CCN Controversial “stablecoin” Tether is under the gun again, as Weiss Ratings recently released a report detailing the red flags associated with the project. According to the alert, the largest issue facing Tether is the lack of a completed audit that accounts

NY Fed Economists Talk Bitcoin’s Role in a Centralized World

The post NY Fed Economists Talk Bitcoin’s Role in a Centralized World appeared first on CCN New York Fed Economists Michael Lee and Antoine Martin aren’t entirely dismissive of bitcoin, which only seems to make matters worse. In a Q&A, which is posted on the New York Fed’s website, the economists question bitcoin’s utility, arguing

How Corporate Coins Can Lead to Big Profits

The post How Corporate Coins Can Lead to Big Profits appeared first on CCN This is a submitted sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. The past month has seen a flood of headlines in the media suggesting that

Two LeT Terrorists Killed by Security Forces, 32-Hour Srinagar Encounter Ends

Two LeT Terrorists Killed by Security Forces, 32-Hour Srinagar Encounter EndsThe gunbattle, which began yesterday morning, came two days after Jaish-e-Mohammad terrorists attacked an army camp in Jammu’s Sunjuwan area. Credit: PTI Srinagar: Security forces killed two Lashkar-e-Tayyaba (LeT) terrorists who hid in a building after a failed attempt to attack a CRPF camp, ending a

Ethereum Classic Price Surges Amid Choppy Markets

The post Ethereum Classic Price Surges Amid Choppy Markets appeared first on CCN The Ethereum Classic price posted a top 35-best 20 percent increase on Tuesday, defying the bearish trend of the overall market and lifting ETC to its highest mark since January. Ethereum Classic Price Surges Amid Choppy Markets “If you’re not watching Ethereum