Eich says his eventual goal is to make this whole system work in a completely decentralized way, so that and readers could donate to publishers without relying on Brave. But establishing those sorts o... Read More
Cryptocurrency mining malware embedded in websites is increasingly becoming a problem for smartphones, but the Opera web browser is trying to remove the threat for its users.
Opera, which already i... Read More
Digital media publication Salon is offering its visitors an alternative to traditional online ads: allowing the site to use their computer processing power to mine cryptocurrency.
In order to provi... Read More
Cryptojacking - the act of hijacking a user's computer to mine cryptocurrencies - is likely to "become a regular source of income for website owners," a British government agency warned Tuesday.
Th... Read More
In a first for the company, Opera is launching new browser software that has a built-in cryptocurrency wallet.
The browser maker said Wednesday that its "new version of the Opera browser for Androi... Read More
IBM Says Blockchain Can Power 'Open Scientific Research' in New Patent Filing
A patent application published Thursday claims the process of conducting scientific research can benefit from the blockchain.
Led by a team at IBM's Watson Research Center, the patent application p
CFTC Fines Bitcoin Trader $1.1 Million for Crypto Fraud
The U.S. Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC) has jailed a bitcoin trader and fined him over $1 million for running a fraudulent bitcoin and litecoin scheme.
According to a press release iss
Japanese Firms Claim Success in Marine Insurance Blockchain Trial
One of Japan's largest insurance companies, Tokio Marine & Nichido Fire Insurance, and IT firm NTT DATA have completed a trial that put the paperwork for marine cargo insurance claims on a blockchain.
Accenture Puts Software License Management on a Blockchain Platform
Global professional services giant Accenture has rolled out a new software license management application built with tech from distributed ledger startup Digital Asset.
Accenture announced in a pre