Cryptocurrency

Cybersecurity Firm Claims China Targets Crypto Companies

Cybersecurity Firm Claims China Targets Crypto Companies

FireEye (a cybersecurity company) has claimed that are performing attacks against cryptocurrency and video game enterprises. In its report: “Unlike other observed Chinese espionage operators, APT41 conducts explicit financially motivated activity, which has included the use of tools that are otherwise exclusively used in campaigns supporting state interests. The late-night to early morning activity of APT41’s financially motivated operations…”

Security Token Of MERJ Listed

Security Token Of MERJ Listed

A recently launched exchanged, MERJ has shared regarding the listing of its security token. The CEO of MERJ Exchange, Edmon Tuohy explained, “We’ve spent three years working without regulators to build a robust and compliant framework for issuers wanting to leverage the benefits of distributed ledger technology within aa publicly-listed environment. Our listing today and the interest from other corporate issuers demonstrates the validity of what we have built.”

Enjin Team-up with Accelerator from Tokyo

Enjin Team-up with Accelerator from Tokyo

A cryptocurrency project Enjin has shared that they have established a partnership with HashPort Accelerator, a blockchain technology firm based in Tokyo. The CEO of Enjin, Maxi Blagov explained, “It’s an honour to work with them in bringing Enjin to Japan, where blockchain is proving to be a powerful force for social development and the games market, which, with 67 million players, is home to some of the most innovative and forward-thinking developers in the world.”

Coinone Exchange Collaborates With 2 Firms For Security

Coinone Exchange Collaborates With 2 Firms For Security

Coinone (a cryptocurrency exchange based in South Korea) has partnered with CertiK (cybersecurity audit company) and Xangle (a disclosures firm) to provide more safety and transparency for their crypto investors. This is no surprise after Bithumb of south Korea suffered from 2 hacking attacks and facing increased scrutiny by the South Korean tax authorities and FATF guidelines started to impact financial institutions in Seoul.

New Deposits and Loans Delayed By Dharma

New Deposits and Loans Delayed By Dharma

Dharma (a crypto lender based in USA) has declared that it has postponed new deposits and loans on its platform. In its tweet, “For now, we’re pausing new deposits and loans in Dharma. If you have an existing deposit or loan with Dharma, you’ll still be able to access your account and will have the option to withdraw any funds that are not currently locked up.”

Ben Perrin, Bitcoin Educator Donates Money to Charity in Style

Ben Perrin, Bitcoin Educator Donates Money to Charity in Style

Ben Perrin, a YouTuber who runs an education channel about cryptos & bitcoin who trapped scammers and donated the money to charity. He expounded, “In this case, every 24 hours, they guaranteed me a doubling of my Bitcoin, and said that if I would just send them some Bitcoin I could start seeing returns. I said that I would gladly invest $20,000 with them if they would simply send me $100 back, I could then return it to them, just to ensure that everything was legit.”

Blockchain Book Offers $25 Worth of Crypto

Blockchain Book Offers $25 Worth of Crypto

Sir John Hargrave has recently published his new book entitled, BLOCKCHAIN FOR EVERYONE which was exclusively made on Hargrave’s website, and comes with $25.00 worth Dai cryptocurrency when purchased from blockchainforeveryone.com. Sir John then commented, “This cross-promotion may be the first of its kind in the publishing industry. Our initial idea was to include a little bit of bitcoin with each book. It turns out that’s difficult to do.”

BIKI.com To Spearhead Blockchain For All

BIKI.com To Spearhead Blockchain For All

BIKI.com (a crypto trading platform headquartered in Singapore) which has successfully completed a year has hosted an appreciation dinner themed “All for Partners” for its ecosystem of partners, investors and community supporters. Its founder Winter has said, “Right this very moment, the cryptocurrency industry is at a turning point and entering into the mainstream consensus. The exchange is the infrastructure and financial center of the entire industry,”

China Becoming Tender On Bitcoin

China Becoming Tender On Bitcoin

There are many positive happenings in China regarding crypto industry in particular Bitcoin, like the Hangzhou Internet Court recently ruled that Bitcoin is a commodity. The state owned Bank of China has recently released an infographic about Bitcoin. The CEO of Circle (a p2p payment company) Jeremy Allaire explained, “We have been seeing, from my vantage point, a softening in the Chinese stance towards crypto,”

Terra Stablecoin Alliance Welcomes Singang Market

Terra Stablecoin Alliance Welcomes Singang Market

The Sinsang Market (a business-to-business fashion platform based South Korea) has joined the Terra Alliance ecosystem, a stablecoin-focused association of large e-commerce companies. Daniel Shin, co-founder of Terra Stablecoin commented, “From experience, I know that faster, more secure transactions at a fraction of today’s fees could be a game-changer for many e-commerce platforms,”