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Ex-Employee: TRON Can’t Handle BitTorrent’s Crypto Token, Will Likely Use Different Network

Simon Morris, former Chief Strategy Officer at BitTorrent, believes that TRON won’t be able to manage BitTorrent’s high rate of transactions. His statement comes only a few days after TRON announced that it was going to launch BitTorrent crypto tokens on...

Amazon Becomes Largest US Company, Could See $1 Trillion Market Cap

Amazon’s market cap surged past Microsoft and Apple as AMZN shares reached $1,629.51 today, a 3.44% increase. It is now the largest U.S. listed company by market capitalization. Amazon has a market cap of $796.78 billion, followed by Microsoft’s $783.57...

BitTorrent to Sell Crypto Token on Binance Launchpad

Binance’s cryptocurrency token creation platform Binance LaunchPad will introduce a minimum of one token to its users every month in this year, as revealed by the world’s largest crypto exchange today. The first projects that will be launched in this...

First to Worst: Bitcoin Ridiculed as Most Disastrous Investment of 2018

FinExpertiza, a network of Russian auditing and consulting firms, has lambasted Bitcoin as the least profitable investment instrument in 2018. Russian newspaper Rossiyskaya Gazeta requested a report on the investment ranking of 14 instruments from FinExpertiza. While precious metal palladium turned...

Ripple Chief: Regulatory Clarity Will Drive Crypto, Blockchain Adoption

Commenting on the importance of regulation in the technology sector, Brad Garlinghouse, CEO of Ripple, said that introducing regulations will lead to blockchain and cryptocurrency adoption. Garlinghouse made these remarks while talking to the Deputy General Counsel, Ross Leckow, of the International...

Woman Arrested for Stealing XRP Worth $65,000 in Australia’s Biggest Crypto Theft

A 23-year-old woman has been arrested by the Sydney police for stealing $65,000 worth cryptocurrencies from a 56-year-old man. Brisbane Times reported that the woman hacked the victim’s email account in January 2018. She used the two-step verification feature by...

Aussie Blockchain Startup Wins Billionaire Branson’s Tech Challenge

Power Ledger, a blockchain startup based in Australia, won business magnate Sir Richard Branson’s Extreme Tech Challenge (XTC) 2018, as reported by Australian news channel Nine News. The challenge, whose previous finalists include Doctor on Demand and Vantage Robotics, aims to provide entrepreneurs...

EU Watchdog Will Evaluate ‘Every’ ICO for Potential Regulatory Push

The European Securities and Markets Authority (ESMA) is assessing every single ICO operating within its jurisdiction, Reuters reported on Oct. 8. ESMA chair Steven Maijoor — who warned crypto investors in Jan. 2018 that they could potentially lose all of their funds by investing...