Blockchain Exec Reveals the Facebook Crypto’s Unspoken Advantage

By CCN Markets: Blockchain.com Head of Growth Haider Rafique believes that Facebook’s Libra project will be a boon to cryptocurrency as a whole, for numerous reasons. As Head of Growth at Blockchain, adoption is the executive’s primary drive, and he believes Facebook’s crypto entry will have a positive impact. The growth expert laid out his…Continue readingBlockchain Exec Reveals the Facebook Crypto’s Unspoken Advantage

Bitcoin Millionaire John McAfee Makes Cuba His Presidential HQ

By CCN Markets: Bitcoin millionaire John McAfee, who’s still running for U.S. president despite being a fugitive for tax evasion, has selected Havana, Cuba, as his campaign headquarters. John McAfee: ‘I Am Being Politically Persecuted’ McAfee made the revelation on Twitter, where he announced his “Campaign in Exile” under the banner of the Libertarian Party.…Continue readingBitcoin Millionaire John McAfee Makes Cuba His Presidential HQ

Sharding, Explained

Overcoming sharding challenges could bring blockchain one step closer to sustainable mainstream adoption #SPONSORED Read the original post: Sharding, ExplainedContinue readingSharding, Explained

Microsoft and Ethereum Foundation Swell the Hyperledger Ranks Amid Growing Cross-Industry Blockchain Collaboration

Hyperledger now has more than 270 members, with Microsoft and the Ethereum Foundation becoming the newest Read the original post: Microsoft and Ethereum Foundation Swell the Hyperledger Ranks Amid Growing Cross-Industry Blockchain CollaborationContinue readingMicrosoft and Ethereum Foundation Swell the Hyperledger Ranks Amid Growing Cross-Industry Blockchain Collaboration

Firm Behind Zcash to Introduce New Version of Protocol With Sharding

The Electric Coin Company is building a scalable blockchain with sharding in an attempt to make zcash more widely usable Read the original post: Firm Behind Zcash to Introduce New Version of Protocol With ShardingContinue readingFirm Behind Zcash to Introduce New Version of Protocol With Sharding

Raging Bitcoin Price Propels Crypto Market to Spike $25 Billion in 2 Days

By CCN Markets: In the past two days, the valuation of the crypto market has increased from $300 billion to $325 billion, supplemented by the strong upside movement of bitcoin. As the bitcoin price quickly moved from $8,000 to $11,000, major crypto assets in the likes of Ethereum, XRP, Bitcoin Cash, EOS, and Binance Coin…Continue readingRaging Bitcoin Price Propels Crypto Market to Spike $25 Billion in 2 Days

Assassin’s Creed: Crypto? Ubisoft Taps Ethereum for Blockchain Gaming

By CCN Markets: French video game giant Ubisoft has announced an effort to develop blockchain gaming through Ethereum. In a report published June 11 by French news outlet Les Échos, Ubisoft is already months into the development of blockchain products using Ethereum. The company is looking to monetize and improve upon their existing implementation of…Continue readingAssassin’s Creed: Crypto? Ubisoft Taps Ethereum for Blockchain Gaming

Grand Theft Crypto: The State of Cryptocurrency-Stealing Malware and Other Nasty Techniques

Hottest advice to avoid having your crypto stolen? Still — common sense Read the original post: Grand Theft Crypto: The State of Cryptocurrency-Stealing Malware and Other Nasty TechniquesContinue readingGrand Theft Crypto: The State of Cryptocurrency-Stealing Malware and Other Nasty Techniques