All posts by Joseph Young

Blockchain Wunderkinds Headline Forbes 30-Under-30 List

Advertisement The blockchain and cryptocurrency ecosystem is well represented in this year’s Forbes 30-Under-30 list, with four young founders and CEOs aged between 25 and 28 featured for their

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No Coins for You! Michigan Bans Crypto Donations for Political Campaigns

Advertisement Michigan’s campaign finance board has formally indicated that campaign donations made using cryptocurrency are not allowed in the state. In a November 8 letter addressed to Michigan

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Claim: Crypto Exchange Lost $500,000 Due to AurumCoin 51% Attack

Advertisement A little-known cryptocurrency called AurumCoin (AU) has claimed that it was hit by 51 percent attack, and crypto exchange Cryptopia, where the cryptocurrency is listed, lost 15,752.26

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‘Nuclear Option’: ABC Dev Won’t Rule out Changing Bitcoin Cash PoW Algorithm

Advertisement The Bitcoin Cash civil war is just days away from culminating in a contentious blockchain split, and the lead developer of the faction with the minority hashrate has advised that the

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Hackers Demand $6.3 Million in Bitcoin From Malaysian Media Giant

Advertisement Ransomware creators have attacked Malaysian media giant Media Prima Bhd and are demanding bitcoins before they can allow access to the company’s compromised computer systems. According

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Aussie ICOs Beware – The ASIC Has A Reputation to Rebuild

Advertisement In a bit of news that is tinged with irony, the Australian Securities and Investments Commission (ASIC) has been denied in court its record $35 million AUD fine against Westpac Bank. Irony

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Callisto Network launches Cold Staking Protocol

Advertisement This is a sponsored story. CCN urges readers to conduct their own research with due diligence into the company, product or service mentioned in the content below. Developed by a group

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NEM Price Rebounds to Two-Month High Following Coincheck Relisting

Advertisement The price of NEM tokens (XEM) has risen some since Japanese exchange Coincheck announced that it would once again allow trading of the token, which was suspended after a hack at the

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Poloniex Requires 2,000 Confirmations for Bytecoin Transactions

Advertisement If you want to trade Bytecoin on Poloniex, you’re going to have to wait a significant amount of time, CCN has learned. This reporter decided to enter the BCH pre-fork trading at the

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Venezuela to Present Petro Crypto to OPEC as a Unit of Oil

Advertisement The Venezuelan government is reportedly going to present its oil-backed cryptocurrency, the Petro, to the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) as a unit of account for

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