Authorities in Ukraine have unearthed a cryptocurrency mining farm allegedly stealing electricity within Vinnytsia city, southwest of Kyiv. A statement from the Ukraine Security Service indicates that the July 8th discovery also resulted in the confiscation of mining devices, including 5,000 computers and Sony PlayStation 4 consoles alongside graphic cards. The mining farm was
Augur is a decentralized prediction market protocol built upon Ethereum which allows users to speculate on anything. Prediction markets are a sector ripe for disruption from blockchain technology; however, scalability problems and broader adoption remain as potential growth inhibitors when it comes to a project like Augur. Reputation (REP) is the ERC-20
The following is a list of the top 10 cryptocurrency companies to watch out for in the coming year: 1. Elliptic (London) Founders: Tom Robinson, James Smith, and Adam Joyce Funding: €6.4M Elliptic is a platform that mainly deals with the identification of illegal activities being undertaken on the Bitcoin blockchain.
There’s a good chance everyone who reads this story will have had some degree of interaction with a botnet we call MyKings (others call DarkCloud or Smominru), whether you know it or not. For the past couple of years, this botnet has been a persistent source of nuisance-grade opportunistic attacks