QuadrigaCX, the largest bitcoin exchange in Canada, has lost $ 190 million worth of crypto after it lost access to its cold storage wallets. An affidavit filed on January 31 with the Supreme Court of Nova Scotia revealed that $ 190 million in Bitcoin, Bitcoin Cash, Bitcoin Cash SV, Bitcoin Gold, Litecoin, and Ethereum were lost. How Did the Bitcoin Exchange Lose All of its Crypto Funds? The affidavit, first obtained by CoinDesk, was filed by Jennifer Robertson, the widow of QuadrigaCX founder and CEO Gerald Cotten. According to a death certificate included in the affidavit, Cotten passed away in India after
Bitcoin’s white paper solving the double-spend problem in the digital world makes near real-time commerce possible across the entire planet.
OpenLedger is fully decentralised crypto trading platform, one that plans to totally revamp the way we trade cryptocurrency online. Traditionally, cryptocurrency exchanges that claim to be ‘decentralised’ are not. The OpenLedger DEX however is built upon a fully decentralised platform, allowing for a safer and more transparent crypto trading environment.
What are the problems with centralisation?
By having a central unit, approving and handling exchange transactions, your assets and personal data are susceptible to hacks.
Keplertek recently finished its Pre-Sale, thus concluding the final stage of its Pre-ICO. In total, all of the pre-sale tokens sold out within the first seven days — an incredible achievement that the team is understandably proud of. There is more and more talk about this amazing project, and rightfully so — so let’s take a deeper look at what makes Kepler Technologies truly special.
Robotics and AI on the Blockchain
Robotics and AI are some of the most disruptive technologies in our world – they’re already very real and about to change the world for the better.
If you own EOS or eosDAC ERC20 tokens, you need to register your Ethereum address with an EOS public address to receive the coins on the EOS network. This article will show you step by step how to register your coins.
Moving to the Mainnet
After a nearly year-long ICO, the EOS main net is finally ready to launch. The EOS token was originally created on the Ethereum blockchain to raise money for development, with the idea that the tokens would be transferable to the mainnet once it launches. The token contracts themselves are hard coded to stop working at a specific date and time. For EOS, the date is June 2, 2018, at 11:59 UTC. For eosDAC, it is June 1, 2018, at 11:59 UTC.
Here are five ways in which Bitcoin technology has completely redefined the concept of money in its nine years of existence.
A Revolution of Money
Bitcoin is one of the most groundbreaking monetary experiments in human history. In just nine years of existence, Satoshi Nakamoto’s invention has grown into a multi-billion dollar industry, leading to an explosion of fintech innovation… and it’s just getting started.
Meanwhile, Bitcoin technology has already reinvented the concept of money.
According to the Federal Reserve, the characteristics of money are durability, portability, divisibility, uniformity, limited supply, and acceptability. Interestingly, Bitcoin does not only posses, but has greatly enhanced and redefined many of these properties.
Most of us are well aware the blockchain can be used for virtually anything, and not all of those purposes have to be technological or financial in nature. Transfer of ownership of both tangible and virtual goods is one option, but BTCChina has come up with something else that might pique your interest. Have you ever wanted to imprint a message in the Bitcoin blockchain?