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Breaking: Coinbase Says Ethereum Classic Attack Included $500,000 in Double Spends

Contradicting reports from the Ethereum Classic camp, cryptocurrency exchange giant Coinbase announced this afternoon that the apparent ETC blockchain reorganization attack had been accompanied by around half a million dollars in double spends. Coinbase Detects Double Spends on Ethereum Classic Network According to Coinbase, the firm first identified the deep chain reorganization on Jan. 5, […]

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Claim: Crypto Exchange Lost $500,000 Due to AurumCoin 51% Attack

Advertisement Twitter Facebook LinkedIn A little-known cryptocurrency called AurumCoin (AU) has claimed that it was hit by 51 percent attack, and crypto exchange Cryptopia, where the cryptocurrency is listed, lost 15,752.26 AU (approx. $ 550,000 at the time of writing this article). However, the cryptocurrency has shifted the blame on Cryptopia. On AurumCoin’s website, it has […]

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Square Generates $43 Million in Bitcoin Revenue in Q3, Profits Reach $500,000

Mobile payments and merchant services provider Square, Inc. has revealed its Q3 revenue report, and with it has shared some positive growth in Bitcoin-related revenue. Square Shows Steady Continued Growth in Bitcoin Revenue According to Square’s third quarter 2018 revenue report, the mobile payment firm generated $ 431 million in adjusted net revenue – beating […]

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Binance Uganda Launches Fiat-to-Crypto, CEO Donates $500,000 to National Charities

Fiat-to-crypto trading is now live on the Uganda-facing division of the hugely successful trading platform Binance. As part of a wider commitment to encouraging blockchain being used for charitable causes, its CEO, Changpeng Zhao, announced that his exchange would donate $ 500,000 to local causes through the firm’s charitable wing. Binance Execs Spy Big Opportunities […]