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Ukranian Karbowanec got up 67 times

Ukranian cryptocurrency Karbowanec has followed the general cryptocurrency trend and enhanced its value manifold.  Overnight into 17th of November its price surpassed 1$, while...

North Korean hackers intensify crypto-related attacks in South Korea

According to the latest report published by the Korea Internet & Security Agency (KISA), the North Korean hackers, apparently acting under direct order of the government,...

Hidden miners and crypto ransomware are the top most popular malware in 2017

According to the report of Check Point Software, a provider of the cybersecurity solutions, crypto related viruses and ransomware got on the top of...

State Duma deputy suggests to build a city of miners

This initiative was announced recently by federal deputy Boris Chernyshov, as presidential adviser on Internet development, German Klimenko wrote in his telegram-channel. “City of miners...

Expert: “The volume of investments in Russian blockchain startups will demonstrate a multiple growth”

The chief- director of QIWI Blockchain Technologies Alexey Solovyov shared his estimates of the future development of the Russian blockchain investment market. "According to our...

Chinese officials ban using state energy for mining

Like mineral gold, mining the digital currency isn’t free. For hardcore miners, the bottom line is cheap electricity. That is what made Chinese province...

Minister of Finances: bitcoin’s recent drop proves it’s a pyramid

Russian Minister of Finances Alexei Moiseyev claimed that the recent bitcoin’s price drop speaks for the fact that cryptocurrency should be regarded as a...

Baltic countries will support the blockchain development

The top officials of Baltic countries have agreed to support the development of DLT technologies, including blockchain. Ministers of finances of Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania released...

Blockchain consortium R3 is coming to Moscow

On the 14-16 of November international blockchain consortium R3 will hold 2 events in Moscow: a closed business-breakfast for the leaders of the fintech...

The prizewinners of the First Russian Crypto award will be announced in Moscow

On 23rd of November within the framework of Runet Awards 2017 the first winners will be rewarded with “Rcrypta” prizes, which was recently announced...

Analyst: “In 4 years BTC mining won’t be profitable anymore”

According to Christopher Chapman, an analyst at Citigroup Inc, that might not be a bubble problem or fork which would eventually kill bitcoin, but...

Presidential advisor: “Russia has all chances to become a world capital of mining ”

Russian presidential advisor for Internet development German Klimenko suggests that Russia could become a world mining center. His observations are based on the fact...

Students organized an underground mining farm on the university campus

Students of the Ural Federal University organized a number of underground illegal mining farms on the territory of the campus, states the official website...

Waves is aimed to become the fastest blockchain in the world

Waves is implementing new technology, which will enable the network to process thousands of transactions per minute - making it the fastest decentralized blockchain...

Research: ‘Bitcoin will be cracked by quantum computers in 10 years’

Rapidly developing quantum computers will be able to crack blockchain-systems in 10 years from now, states a group of researchers from the University of Technology...

BREAKING: SegWit2X suspends plans for the upcoming 2MB upgrade

A group of SegWit2x backers, including Mike Belshe, Wences Casares, Jihan Wu, Jeff Garzik, Peter Smith and Erik Voorhees have released an announcement, that the...

Russian venture investors show growing interest in blockchain and fintech startups

Blockchain and fintech startups are gaining popularity among Russian venture investors, states the report of the RB Partners Group company. The major investment areas in...

State deputy: Bitcoin will reach $20 thsd mark

Chairman of the State Duma Financial Market Committee Anatoly Aksakov commented on the current rise of the bitcoin rate. "The volume of the bitcoin market...

Russian consul in Switzerland suggests attracting blockchain investments into Crimea

Karl Eckstein, the Russian consul in Switzerland, believes that it would be reasonable to create Crimean blockchain platform for anonymous foreign investors, which could...

Head of Federal Agency: Blockchain will significantly change the tourist industry

Blockchain technology will significantly alter the tourist industry within the next 5-10 years, thinks Oleg Safonov, the Head of Rosturism (Federal tourism agency). In the...