The company behind Wickr, the privacy-oriented instant message app, has been awarded a patent that proposes using blockchain to maintain chat records.
The patent, published on Oct. 31 by the U.S. P... Read More
Bitcoin may be one step closer to offering users improved confidentiality.
Proposed in a new paper authored by heavyweight cryptographers including Dan Boneh, Pieter Wuille and Greg Maxwell, "Bulle... Read More
The vast majority of mobile cryptocurrency wallet apps employ poor security.
Or so claims new research from San Francisco security firm High-Tech Bridge based on an analysis of more than 2,000 apps... Read More
The most active software implementation of the much-anticipated mimblewimble technology is launching its first fundraising campaign.
Mimblewimble has gained notoriety as a way to improve the privac... Read More
The highly anticipated white paper for privacy technology zk-starks has been released.
Touted as a more secure version of zk-snarks, the privacy technology used by zcash, zk-starks remove the need ... Read More
Australia Warns of Fake 'Tax Collectors' Demanding Bitcoin
The Australian Taxation Office (ATO) issued a warning about would-be scammers trying to con people out of their cryptocurrency.
Since late last year, scammers have been calling Australians and impe
Bitcoin briefly falls below $8,000 after Google says it will ban cryptocurrency ads
Bitcoin prices briefly fell below $8,000 on Wednesday following news that Google, the world's largest online ad provider, plans to ban cryptocurrency advertising. Facebook, the second largest
Crypto Is a 'Crock'? Twitter Reacts to House ICO Hearing
Despite the overall measured tone among lawmakers at Wednesday's House subcommittee hearing on initial coin offerings, a few members of the panel made inflammatory statements.
Social media users re
UK Crypto Exchange to Launch Bitcoin Futures Contracts
A British cryptocurrency exchange is planning to enter the bitcoin futures market.
CoinfloorEX, a London-based exchange founded in 2013, announced Wednesday that it would launch bitcoin futures con