Friday, January 17, 2020

Technology

Researcher’s Scathing Lightning Network Analysis Finds Flaws

On January 7, digital preservation researcher David Rosenthal published an overview of BTC’s Lightning Network (LN) which claims LN infrastructure isn’t decentralized and...

ECB Wants Active Role in Crypto, Will Not Deter Private Solutions

The European Central Bank (ECB) wants to play an active role in the field of digital currency, said President Christine Lagarde. As the...

Kerala Outlines Plans to Become India’s Blockchain Hub

The Indian state of Kerala is actively exploring using blockchain technology to improve a wide range of existing systems, including financial. Thousands of...

Lenovo Using Eco-Friendly Methods to Help Run GoChain Blockchain

Computer giant Lenovo will operate a signing node on GoChain’s blockchain, using eco-friendly methods Source link

Bitcoin and the Primacy of the Digital World

As a fervent bitcoin enthusiast, I frequently come across the following objection: In contrast to physical, analog things, bitcoin and similar crypto assets...

Monero's Triptych Research Could Vastly Improve Its Anonymity

Monero proposes Triptych, a new ring signatures technology that could lead to a vast improvement in its anonymity Source link

Binance Donates $1 Million in Crypto for Australian Bushfire Relief

The cryptocurrency community is again showing its commitment to support charitable goals around the world. Binance, the most active international digital asset exchange,...

SEC Examination Office Gets Specific About Crypto Priorities in 2020

The SEC Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations detailed its crypto priorities for 2020, highlighting employee supervision and transfer agents developing blockchain technology. Source...

Major Spanish Bank Latest to Bring Blockchain Into European Finance

Spain-based CaixaBank integrates We.trade, giving customers access to blockchain technology Source link

Regs Roundup: SEC Actions, Crypto Tax-Free in Korea, India’s National Blockchain...

In this roundup, we cover several crypto-related actions by the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the New York regulator’s crypto job...