Posted Date: November 11, 2017
National Center for Helping Lost and Exploited Children, with support from BAZAAR Production and Universa Blockchain, will present world’s first innovative technology niche – Child Tech. The new area, located at the cutting edge of more than 30 technology segments, will be presented at BAZAAR Technology Convention in Sochi, Russia (Gorki Gorod resort), due to take place on November 16-19, 2017. A working solution for a unified alert and monitoring system will be presented at the event, which enables search for missing kids using advanced blockchain technology developed with Universa platform. The National Center for Helping Lost and Exploited Children was established as part of the 2012-2017 National Action Strategy for Children, under a decree by Vladimir Putin, the President of the Russian Federation. The post PR: Alexander Borodich Develops Universa Blockchain Platform-Based Solution for the President of Russian Federation appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
Malware targeted against cryptocurrency users is becoming increasingly prevalent, a new report shows. Attacks are also getting more sophisticated, with enterprising hackers less focused on cryptocurrency holders and more intent on directing their firepower at bitcoin exchanges. The blame for such intrusions is being directed firmly at North Korea, where many of the attacks are […] The post North Korean Hackers Ramp Up Malware Attacks Against Bitcoin Exchange Staff appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
news.Bitcoin.com recently reported on an unknown software developer called Bitpico who stated the Segwit2x fork will still happen on November 15 as intended. Bitcoin proponents are not sure if the developer is serious but a new website has been published called Bitcoin2x.org. Also read: Closing the Curtains On Segwit2x and the Following Aftermath A New Website […] The post A New Website Claims the Segwit2x Hard Fork Isn’t Going Away appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
The fork called “Bitcoin Gold” (BTG) has been quite the mystery since it announced its plans to fork the Bitcoin network and change the currency’s consensus algorithm. According to the team, the fork took place on October 25, and the network was supposed to start on November 1. However, BTG developers didn’t finish the project’s […] The post Bitcoin Gold Plans to Launch its Network on November 12 appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
Following the Segwit2x working group’s announcement to cancel the hard fork scheduled for next week, many shocked bitcoin proponents revealed their opinions on the web. Additionally, one of the administrators of Bitcoin.org, Theymos, wants the web portal’s recommended businesses such as wallet services and exchanges to pledge that “Bitcoin is not ruled by miners” or […] The post Bitcoin.org Owner Wants to Revise Satoshi’s White Paper appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
The controversy surrounding the correlation between the release of new Tethers (USDT) and dramatic price spikes led by Bitfinex trading continues. 20 million new USDT were released shortly before a single market buy of approximately $13.5 million USD worth of bitcoin was executed on the 8th of November. The sudden spike in buying pressure quickly […] The post Total Supply of Tethers Increases By 20% in One Week appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
Trump administration Treasury Secretary, Steven Terner Mnuchin, in a recent interview, largely about US tax code and proposed cuts, gave his first public comments regarding bitcoin.   Also read: Trump’s Attorney General Jeff Sessions: ”Bitcoin is a big problem” Treasury is Looking at Bitcoin Very Carefully Moth to flame? Bear to honey? More money, more problems? Pick […] The post Trump’s Treasury Secretary: “We are Looking Very Carefully and Will Continue to Look at” Bitcoin appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
London, UK, Vienna Insurance Group AG (VIG), a leading international insurance group in Central and Eastern Europe with approximately 23,000 employees and Moirai, a decentralized prediction market platform, today announced their cooperation to experiment on improving enterprise risk management (ERM) process through integration of decentralized prediction market mechanisms The post PR: Vienna Insurance Group and Moirai Announced Partnership to Experiment with “the Wisdom of Crowds” appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 11, 2017
Last October Bitcoin Unlimited (BU) chief scientist Peter Rizun announced the first ever 1GB block was mined on the team’s Gigablock testnet. After processing the very large block, Rizun detailed the team would reveal the results of the testing at the Scaling Bitcoin event at Stanford University. This past weekend Rizun and BU developer Andrew […] The post Bitcoin Unlimited Reveals Gigablock Testnet Performance appeared first on Bitcoin News.

Posted Date: November 10, 2017
Bitcoin cash is enjoying a new lease of life as major figures throw their weight behind the chain. In the wake of the abortive Segwit split, neither bitcoin nor B2x has prospered, with the latter failing to materialize and the former dropping below $6,800 for the first time in 10 days. BCH, meanwhile, hit $866 […] The post Bitcoin Cash Surges as Businesses Abandon Legacy BTC appeared first on Bitcoin News.