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Coinmint, a firm that utilizes data servers to process digital currency transactions, and Innosilicon, a semiconductor design firm specializing in cryptocurrency mining ASICs, announce their partnership that marries the largest global mining capacity with the most efficient mining technology in efforts to corner the digital currency processing market. Innosilicon is the industry leader in designing and …

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This story was shared from this site In the past twelve months, there have been a number of hard forks from the Bitcoin Blockchain. These forks have resulted in some altcoins bearing the Bitcoin brand name. While some forks have created altcoins with relatively high value, market penetration, and merchant adoption such as Bitcoin Cash …

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Technology & Security This week the Zcash Foundation and researchers from the University of Luxembourg have released a study that finds the presence of ASIC and FPGA miners may be controlling around 30 percent of the overall Equihash mining hashrate. The study speaks volumes to cryptocurrency developers and communities who have attempted to produce proof-of-work …

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Winklevoss brothers have announced that they will start accepting Zcash deposits on May 19, and trading on their Gemini exchange on May 22. Zcash, a “privacy coin” with a total market valuation of over $1 billion, is vying with Monero to become the dominant privacy-focused cryptocurrency. Gemini president Cameron Winklevoss said it received approval from …

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<p class="canvas-atom canvas-text Mb(1.0em) Mb(0)–sm Mt(0.8em)–sm" type="text" content="In my recent article on bitcoin price predictions, I mentioned John McAfee, one of the biggest cryptocurrency enthusiasts, and his prediction that bitcoin would hit $1 million by 2020. McAfee developed the antivirus software that bears his name and also sought the Libertarian Party nomination for president in 2016, …

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Litecoin (LTC) has dropped 40% over the last month, largely correlating with most of the other crypto markets. The LTC market cap now stands at US$5.96 billion, sixth overall behind EOS. Exchange-traded volume in the past 24 hours is US$378.55 million. The number of transactions per day has decreased dramatically since December and January and …

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by David Drake The financial regulator in Japan, Financial Services Agency (FSA), has been quietly advising cryptocurrency exchanges in the country to quit trading Zcash, Dash and Monero. The three cryptocurrencies are seen to be favoured by money launderers as well as others who engage in criminal activities. The decision to discourage cryptocurrency exchanges from …

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This past Saturday, June 2, the (ZEN) cryptocurrency experienced a 51% attack. For those unfamiliar with the term, it refers to an assault on a blockchain by , controlling more than 50% of the network’s mining hashrate, or computing power. As a result the attackers were able to double spent over $550,000 worth of the …

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This story was shared from this site A co-founder of Zcash spin-off ZClassic faces criminal charges after stealing an armored personnel carrier from the US army base at which he served. ‘Where Is That Damn Water Buffalo?’ Joshua Yabut, who also previously worked as a developer for ZenCash, led police on a cross-country chase for …

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