Google DoubleClick targeted by Monero cryptocurrency miners

Trend Micro, a company that provides security software, hardware and services, recently reported Google’s popular DoubleClick has been targeted by cryptocurrency mining code used for mining Monero cryptocurrency. The attacks were noticed between January 18th and 24th, and the countries…

ICOs Regulation: Gibraltar Moves to introduce “world First” ICOs Regulations

In the coming few weeks, the Gibraltarian government together with Gibraltar Financial Services Commission (GFSC) –the territory financial watchdog will present a draft law that will regulate ICOs in the British overseas territory. The regulations come as the ICO market…

Blockchains LLC acquires over 60,000 acres of land in Nevada

Author – Anujit Nevada, USA-based Blockchains, LLC has purchased over 60,000 acres of land in the Tahoe-Reno Industrial Center, Nevada. With this purchase this relatively lesser known company has certainly made the headlines, more so due to lack of clarity…

United Nations plans blockchain adaption for climate change

United Nations (UN) Climate Change secretariat has initiated and facilitated creation of Climate Chain Coalition (CCC), a multi-stakeholder open initiative to use blockchain technology for driving positive climate change action. The partnership includes at least 32 organizations. The overall term…

DNV GL partners with VeChain to power their assurance services with blockchainx

Oslo, Norway-based DNV GL, the well-known risk management company, is transforming the value proposition of their assurance services business, with the promising blockchain technology. DNV GL has teamed up with Singapore-based VeChain, to leverage the pervasive transparency offered by blockchain.…

Intel plans to infuse blockchain technology into genetic sequencing

Technology giant Intel plans to bring in the blockchain technology into the world of genetic sequencing. One of their recent patent applications involves using the resource-intensive “Mining” operation of blockchain, to transform the complex process of genetic sequencing. Deoxyribonucleic acid…

What is Stellar Lumen ? Emergence of Stellar Lumen in the cryptocurrency space and its use cases

Guest Post – Anujith Early in January 2018, Stellar Lumen cryptocurrency broke into the ranks of 10 largest digital currencies, when its market capitalization rose by 65% and touched US $ 10 billion. Stellar is the organization that oversees all…

Open questions with respect to the massive ICO planned by Telegram

The popular encrypted messaging company Telegram plans to launch their blockchain, named Telegram Open Network (TON), and they have planned a massive Initial Coin Offering (ICO) of their cryptocurrency Gram, as reported earlier. New information suggests that there are multiple…

Line, Japan’s most popular messaging app, plans to integrate cryptocurrency

Line Corp, the operator of Line, the most popular messaging app in Japan, is working on integrating cryptocurrency into their business model. The messaging app has 168 million monthly active users in Japan, Taiwan, Thailand and Indonesia, and it dominates…

Introducing Blockchain System into Government Administration

The advantages of blockchain technology can no longer be denied. This decentralized network can offer a lot of benefits to a different section of society like industries, education, and environment.so the governments around the world should think to use blockchain…