Cybersecurity: Expert warns about losing biometrics to criminals
Cybersecurity experts Aaron Turner and Georgia Weidman spoke at the RSA Conference in San Francisco to discuss mobile security. The two discussed 2-factor authentication (2FA) as well as biometric as a means of securing mobile data. While they agree that authentication is the better choice, such app...
Published at: 2020-03-03 01:09:59
Bitcoin Forms Uncanny Correlation to Global Markets as Dow Jones Rallies 5%
Last week was rough for investors across virtually all major markets, with the Dow Jones and other benchmark stock indices plummeting in tandem with traditionally uncorrelated assets like Bitcoin, gold, and oil – with investors fleeing risk-on assets due to fears regarding the rapid spread of the de...
Published at: 2020-03-03 01:00:09
Belgium Startup Launches Smart Chip Hardware Wallet for SLP-Based Tokens
On March 1, the Simple Ledger Protocol (SLP) developers’ Twitter account revealed a new hardware wallet card for SLP tokens created by the Belgium-based company Satoshichip. The newly designed product is the first SLP token hardware wallet on the market and it works natively with the Electron...
Published at: 2020-03-03 00:10:42
Last Time Bitcoin Did This, It Bottomed at $6,400. It’s About to Happen Again
After failing to break past $10,500, Bitcoin has posted weak performance after weak performance, failing to hold key support levels. Just last week, the price of the leading cryptocurrency fell off a cliff, so to say, breaking below key supports at $9,500, $9,000, and $8,700 as bulls provided no res...
Published at: 2020-03-03 00:00:48
Bitcoin Volatility Overtaken By Oil Amid Global Pandemic Fears
In what seems like a bizarro world reversal, oil has become more volatile than Bitcoin. Bitcoin is legendary for its high volatility and wild swings in price, although the turmoil affecting global markets may be strengthening its safe haven investment narrative. Oil markets have been a rollercoaster...
Published at: 2020-03-03 00:00:47
Bitcoin’s On-Chain Economic Activity Suggests BTC is Significantly Undervalued
The turbulent market conditions that Bitcoin has been experiencing over the past several days and weeks has muddied the clarity that many analysts and investors previously had with regards to the strength of the firm 2020 uptrend BTC was previously caught within. Although the cryptocurrency has been...
Published at: 2020-03-02 23:00:56
Ripple Signs Another key Partnership in India
Various financial institutions are looking to incorporate blockchain technology. Ripple continues to make inroads, as it is now partnering with the National Bank of Fujairah. Ripple has forged numerous crucial partnerships over the past few years. Another big Partnership for Ripple Central banks and...
Published at: 2020-03-02 23:00:24
Robinhood Trading App Crashes, Traders Experience Tech Issues
Robinhood trading app crashed today and customers were unable to take profits even before the app’s crash. Now, users have taken to social to voice their outrage. Robinhood’s crash angers the platform’s traders Robinhood trading app’s latest update appears to have broken the platform, causing...
Published at: 2020-03-02 22:30:56
Feds target North Korean money launderers linked to $250M crypto hack
US Treasury targeted 113 crypto accounts controlled by two Chinese nationals employed by North Korea. Feds say they worked for the Lazarus group of hackers.The post Feds target North Korean money launderers linked to $250M crypto hack appeared first on Decrypt.
Published at: 2020-03-02 22:15:58