Category: Tech

Technical Glitch on Cloudflare Sends Crypto Sites Offline

Cryptocurrency service providers were struck by an unexpected technical mishap on Cloudflare that deemed their servers inaccessible to users reports The Next Web. Cloudflare confirmed the outage in a blog post, acknowledging the downtime as a result of bad software, July 2, 2019. Downtime for Exchanges Cloudflare is one of […]

tZERO Launches Cryptocurrency Wallet and Trading App

Overstock.com subsidiary tZERO, through its tZERO Crypto Unit, has launched a cryptocurrency wallet and exchange services app to enable users to buy, sell, and hold digital assets. The subsidiary concern announced the development in a press release issued on June 27, 2019. tZero Crypto Unit Launches Crypto App Blockchain innovation […]

Opera Launches Blockchain Browser for iOS

Opera, a Norway-based software company founded in 1995, has officially launched its cryptocurrency and blockchain-ready browser Opera Touch for iOS on June 26, 2019. It contains a cryptocurrency wallet as well as a decentralized applications (dApps) explorer. Opera Touch for iOS In December 2018, Opera introduced its long-awaited web-browser Reborn […]

Anonymous Developer ‘Forks’ Libra Blockchain

Adding to the swathes of problems and criticisms that have come since the release of the Libra whitepaper, Facebook’s crypto project. An anonymous developer has forked the Libra code and proposed a more privacy-oriented alternative. Subsequently the startup accused Facebook of having copied their logo for the project Calibra. Libra […]

Lightning Labs Releases Non Custodial App for iOS and Android

Lightning Labs has released their noncustodial mobile app, now available on the Bitcoin mainnet. The complexity of Lightning has been one of the most significant reasons for relatively low usage statistics. This is now a potentially broken barrier as the mobile apps were designed to be as simple as possible, […]

The Elected Rise Against Facebook Coin

Representatives in US and France have turned against Facebook’s plans to launch a stable coin on a blockchain based payment network. “With the announcement that it plans to create a cryptocurrency, Facebook is continuing its unchecked expansion and extending its reach into the lives of its users,” Maxine Waters, Democratic […]

Samsung Mulls Collaboration with Blockchain and 6G Firms to Stay Competitive

According to a Bloomberg report published June 16, 2019, South Korean tech giant Samsung is seeking to collaborate with next-generation platform firms to stay competitive in the rapidly advancing technological industry. Keeping Pace with Time Since the dawn of the Internet age, the pace of development in the tech space […]