4 Reasons Why Ripple’s Digital Asset XRP Is Not A SecurityRipple and its digital asset, XRP have been in the spotlight throughout the whole year.Investors either love the coin or hate it, and more voices in the cryptosphere and outside of it have been accusing XRP of being a security. The SEC itself did not decide yet how to class the digital asset.A while
Bitcoin Private (BTCP)…Privately Pre-Mined 2 Million Coins for Its Founders
Huobi-Backed BHEX Launches Blue Helix Token (BHT)James JuCCN spoke to James Ju, the CEO of the new Blue Helix Exchange (BHEX) and former CTO of Huobi Global.Blue Helix is an exchange which is pushing toward a decentralized topology in a regulator-friendly manner. They raised $15 million from institutional investors including Huobi and OKEx by sell
UAE to finalise initial coin offering regulations in mid-2019, regulatory saysDr Obaid Al Zaabi, SCA’s chief executive, says work is on to finalise legal framework for the issuance of ICOs. Reem Mohammed/The National
Kubitx Goes Live, Launches OTC WalletKubitx, a pan-African digital asset exchange, went live on Dec. 20 after completing its beta test. The Malta-registered trading platform has also released what it calls a “hybrid over-the-counter (OTC) wallet” allowing users to buy and sell cryptocurrencies including BTC and BCH as well as to pay bi
Cashy Web Application Boosts Script Contracts in Bitcoin CashThe creators of the Simple Ledger Protocol have released a new tool for Bitcoin Cash (BCH) programmers called Cashy. The toolbox allows developers to program script contracts and a wide variety of programmable money applications using the BCH network.Cashy: A Web Application for Programming Script C
Monex Refutes Reports of Coincheck’s Japanese Exchange LicenseThe Monex Group, who purchased the Coincheck cryptocurrency exchange in April, released a letter on Wednesday (Dec 19) refuting an article that claimed the exchange received official approval from Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA).An article from the Nikkei Asian Review on December 19th assert
McAfee: Crypto-Mining Malware Grew By Over 4,000 Percent in 2018Instances of crypto-mining malware increased by well over 4,000 percent this year, according to research from McAfee.In its December 2018 report, the U.S.-based cybersecurity firm said that there were nearly four million new mining malware threats in the third quarter of 2018 alone, compared to less