China Ranked Verge, Which Experienced a 51% Attack, in the Same Spot as Bitcoin

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. On May 22, CCN reported that Verge (XVG), a privacy-focused cryptocurrency, fell victim to yet another 51 percent attack. Altcoin mining pool operator Suprnova revealed that an individual or an organization has invalidated legitimate blocks. Verge Attack “Verge is once again …

A Secure Blockchain Based Trading Platform

This is a sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. While cryptocurrencies have managed to gain mainstream relevance within the past few years, the potential of the asset class’ underlying technology, blockchain, was not fully recognized until more recently. …

Litecoin Payments are Quietly Starting to Catch On

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. One of the main critiques about Bitcoin is the digital currency’s troubles offering timely and cost-effective payments. Charlie Lee, the founder of Litecoin, foresaw Bitcoin’s future payment issues, and took action by designing a more payments-friendly blockchain.  After earning the nickname, …

US Treasury Offers Advice to Government Agencies Interested in Blockchain

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The US Department of the Treasury published a blog post offering advice to other government agencies that are interested in adopting blockchain or distributed ledger technology (DLT) in their internal systems. The post, which was drafted by the Treasury’s Bureau of …

Trump Bans Petro, a Pacquiao ICO and the Caribbean Goes Crypto: Week in Review

Join our community of 10 000 traders on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. What happened in crypto this week? Price Watch Bitcoin is up 16% this week to $9,000. This comes as part of an increase across the entire cryptocurrency market. It’s also likely the result of higher trading volumes. Fundstrat’s Thomas Lee made a …

Vladimir Putin Says Russia Needs Blockchain, Cannot be Late in the Race

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Russian President Vladimir Putin has stated that the country needs blockchain technology and emphasized that it is important that Russia does not fall behind in the development and adoption of the revolutionary technology. Russia Insight, which provides unique insights into the Russian …

Is Starbucks having an ICO?

Get Trading Recommendations and Read Analysis on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. Starbucks Executive Chairman Howard Schultz raised a few eyebrows when he brought up cryptocurrency during a conference call discussing the company’s latest quarterly earnings. The former CEO told listeners he believes that widely-accepted digital currencies will arrive within the next few years. …