Paul Solotshi Calder Le Roux, a 46-year old criminal mastermind, is the creator of encryption software E4M and TrueCrypt (the cryptography encryption software Satoshi Nakamoto likely used to lock up his 1 million BTC), and author of an uncannily similar manifesto to the one in Bitcoin’s whitepaper in 1998. But
Apple has announced “CryptoKit,” a new framework that will allow devs to perform cryptographic operations securely. The newly added features suggest that the iPhone may soon come with a native cryptocurrency wallet. Apple will introduce CryptoKit in the newest OS. All eyes are pointed at the latest version of iPhone’s
‘Firm size’ addresses (1,000–10,000 BTC) are accumulating bitcoin. As bitcoin reaches prices last seen in August 2018, the number of ‘firm size’ addresses (1,000–10,000 BTC) has been on a rise, Diar writes. In total, as much as 450,000 BTC have been accumulated by ‘firm size’ addresses in under nine months. Retail
VISA Inc., an American multinational financial services corporation is secretly building a new team that will likely be dedicated to the crypto ecosystem. According to its new hiring announcement for a technical product manager, VISA is building and strengthening a ‘VISA Crypto Team’ by hiring staff equipped with cryptocurrency knowledge.