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Japanese Regulated Exchange Zaif Hacked – Nearly 6000 BTC Stolen

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Japanese government-approved cryptocurrency exchange Zaif has confirmed that it has been hacked. After a preliminary investigation, the exchange says at least 5,966 BTC have been stolen, with an estimated total damage of $60 million. Some of the stolen coins belong to the exchange but the majority belong to customers. Also read: 160 Crypto Exchanges Seek to Enter Japanese Market, Regulator Reveals Zaif Hacked Japanese crypto exchange Zaif has been hacked, its…

Cardano Price Analysis: ADA/USD Eyes Upside Break above $0.075

Thursday, September 20, 2018

Key Highlights ADA price is trading nicely above the $0.0650 support area against the US Dollar (tethered). There is a key bullish trend line in place with support at $0.0700 on the hourly chart of the ADA/USD pair (data feed via Bittrex). The pair is likely to move higher above the $0.0740 and $0.0750 resistance levels in the near term. Cardano price is positioned in the bullish zone against the…

An Ongoing and Upcoming ICO List is the Tool You Need

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

Reddit and BitcoinTalk are flooded with the announcements of new and upcoming ICOs. The market keeps growing, but investors are becoming wary. With approximately 46% of ICOs ending in failure, how do you make sure that you’re investing in one of the 54% destined for success? An ongoing and upcoming ICO list should be your first stop for finding information about ICO projects. Choose a site that has a robust…

ConsenSys Initiative Empowers Students to Use Blockchain for Social Good

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

ConsenSys Social Impact — a program designed to build blockchain-based solutions for global humanitarian issues — is partnering with MakerDAO and optiMize to launch a new Blockchain for Social Impact Incubator at the University of Michigan in Ann Arbor. It is the first university-sponsored program of its kind. Students taking part in the course will receive mentorship and guidance from blockchain advisors, as well as potential funding, as they work…

Treasury Select Committee: Regulation Needed in Crypto Industry’s “Wild West”

Wednesday, September 19, 2018

MPs on the U.K.’s Treasury Select Committee have said that the crypto industry is the “wild west” and that investors are left facing “numerous risks” due to the unregulated environment. According to Conservative MP Nicky Morgan, chair of the committee, the current situation is unsustainable, reports The Guardian. “Bitcoin and other crypto assets exist in […] The post Treasury Select Committee: Regulation Needed in Crypto Industry’s “Wild West” appeared first…

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