crypto

Cryptocurrency developer Unwriter is making good on his promise “to build everything on top of Bitcoin”—Bitcoin SV (BSV) to be specific. On January 3rd, the eve of the 10th anniversary of the Bitcoin genesis block, Unwriter announced on Twitter the launch of Datapay, the “simplest” JavaScript library for building and broadcasting data transactionsRead More →

cryptomining

Android malware that combines info/data-stealing and phishing capabilities lurked in Google Play using the guise of legit-looking applications; one of them was installed at least 100,000 times. Camouflaged as utility apps or games, Mobstspy infected devices primarily in India, although its distribution was worldwide, affecting users in 199 countries. ResearchesRead More →

crypto

Ethereum (ETH) core devs have reached a tentative consensus to implement a new proof-of-work (PoW) algorithm that would increase the efficiency of GPU-based mining on the network. The development was discussed in a meeting on Jan. 4th. During the meeting, developer Hudson Jameson noted he had heard “very little dissent” to implementingRead More →