European Union Parliament to Consider Petition to set up Crypto Asset Restitution Fund

The European Union Parliament will consider a petition filed by a  consortium of victims, organizations, and companies seeking the establishment of a  restitution fund for victims of crypto fraud. The victims represented by their lawyer, Dr. Jonathan Levy, have suffered losses exceeding €40 million. The consortium includes: Disabled victims who were repeatedly preyed upon by crypto scammers posing as brokers; An American investor whose crypto wallet was hacked and nearly 1000 Bitcoins sent to a criminal “bitmixing” operation; Several European companies and individuals who were deceived into investing in illusory…

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69,370 Bitcoin are freely available if you get the passwort

The seventh largest Bitcoin wallet contains 69,370.22 Bitcoin – whoever opened it would get very rich. Hackers have therefore been trying to open them up for two years. So far they have not been successful in this, but Alon Gal has a new idea: quantum computers. For a good two years now, hackers and other treasure hunters have been trying their luck to hack the wallet with Bitcoin for the equivalent of 762 million US dollars. Obviously, this turns out to be very difficult: The wallet.dat file offered on the…

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Bitcoin news: The top news of the week

EU, Nigeria, USA, Lithuania and Russia: The Bitcoin world is changing everywhere. Welcome to the top news of the week. The most important news about Bitcoin and Co. are compiled here. EU draft crypto regulation: what will change for Bitcoin? The EU Commission published a draft for the uniform regulation of crypto assets such as Bitcoin. Not all asset types (such as security tokens) are taken into account, but the law would be directly applicable by the member states. When that will be, however, is still open: The draft provides…

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Advertising, PR, Guest Post Scams in the Blockchain & Crypto World

Well the World is strange but if you fall to Scammers the World can be more strange for you and your Business. Many Businesses publish Press releases and Guest Posts, ok so far no problem but most of them Deal with Scammers and dont know that! The Internet have so much offers for Advertising your Business and you can find in any Forum or Classified Ads offers who promise you Guest Posting and Sponsored Advertising on Bitcoin or Blockchain websites. But is it True you can buy it here cheaper…

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Geforce RTX 3080: Benchmark shows performance in Ethereum mining

Due to numerous reader inquiries, the website videocardz.com published a short preliminary benchmark before the official end of the test embargo on September 16, which should provide an outlook on the mining performance of the new Geforce RTX 3080 from Nvidia. Tests were carried out using the NiceHash platform and the DaggerHashimoto algorithm, which was designed as the first version of the Ethereum Ethash mining algorithm with a focus on “hard memory” and ASIC resistance, i.e. it is not necessarily more efficient than on special mining hardware on conventional. The…

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Never before have so many people owned 1 BTC as currently

Bitcoin investors seem unimpressed by the recent price volatility. The number of “Wholecoiner” has reached a new all-time high with over 800,000 such addresses. Despite the recent price volatility and the depreciation of Bitcoin of nearly $ 2,000 in a week, the number of addresses holding at least 1 BTC has hit a new all-time high. This number of network addresses, also known as “Wholecoiner”, has reached 823,000 to be precise. The number of BTC Wholecoiner began to regain momentum, similar to the price of the asset. As a result,…

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ECB is serious about the digital euro

The decision has not yet been made, says Christine Lagarde right at the beginning. “But like many central banks around the world, we are also examining the benefits, risks and challenges of taking such a step,” said the President of the European Central Bank (ECB) at the Bundesbank’s autumn conference, which – in keeping with the digitization issue – this year was held online due to the corona. After all, Lagarde announced that in the coming weeks the experts at the central bank, who are working on this topic in…

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DeFi platform user turns $ 200 into $ 250,000

An anonymous buyer of the Soft Yearn Token managed to make a profit of $ 250,000 with a “stake” of $ 200. For those affected, it is now about damage limitation. An ATM that spits out bills for free? Everyone would like to stand in line there. One such case recently caused a stir in the United States. A Santander Bank machine spat out several thousand dollars for free, without debiting this amount from any account. It is understandable that the news of the existence of this “source of gold”…

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Why Bitcoin is a popular means of payment in Africa

Originally designed as a means of payment, many use Bitcoin only as an object of speculation. Not so in some countries in Africa. Chainalysis has now observed traffic and trading patterns related to crypto transactions. It turned out that Bitcoin in particular is used as a means of payment in some African countries. As Chainalysis claims to have found out, the volume of monthly Bitcoin transfers under $ 10,000 to and from the African continent grew to a total of $ 360 million in June 2020. This corresponds to an…

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Oneiro, Inc. Launches First Central Bank Digital Currency Platform on Cosmos Protocol Aimed Toward Banks and Financial Institutions

Oneiro offers a turn-key solution for emerging economies to digitize central banking and overcome the cost, complexity, and structural barriers inherent in traditional approaches Boston, MA, Sept. 03, 2020 Oneiro (https://oneiro.io), global provider of high-performance blockchain solutions, and developer of the first adaptive digital currency ndau.io announced today it has launched a new software platform aimed towards accelerating the development of Central Bank Digital Currencies (CBDCs). The Oneiro Digital Currency Platform allows central banks and other financial institutions to rapidly bring to market new secure, scalable, and easy to use digital…

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