What are Smart Contracts?

The State of Smart Contracts: Many Challenges Ahead

By Kiril Kirilov | February 28, 2018

The State of Smart Contracts With blockchain technology expanding into a growing number of industries and its applications broadening by the day, organizations and individuals are to witness self-executing smart contracts in literary any field of business. Decentralized apps, or

Dazzled by Bitcoin and Its Underlying Blockchain? Ever Think that We May Be Forging New Chains for Us

By John Pientka | February 26, 2018

Dazzled by Bitcoin Bitcoin grabs the headlines but look at the smart money. They are pouring into Blockchain – the underlying technology – and calling it the next Internet. Yeah, the Internet, how well did that really work out for


Congress sets sights on federal cryptocurrency rules

By CloudBuzz | February 19, 2018

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – Jolted by the global investment craze over bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies, U.S. lawmakers are moving to consider new rules that could impose stricter federal oversight on the emerging asset class, several top lawmakers told Reuters. Bipartisan momentum

Swiss watchdog to treat some coin offerings as securities

By CloudBuzz | February 16, 2018

ZURICH (Reuters) – Switzerland’s financial watchdog will regulate some digital currency fundraisers, known as initial coin offerings (ICOs), either under anti-money laundering laws or as securities, it said on Friday. The guidelines provide more clarity on the country’s stance toward

REPORT: Barclays in U.S. set to join cryptocurrency credit card ban

By CloudBuzz | February 9, 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Barclays (BARC.L) is likely to follow other major lenders in the United States in stopping customers from buying Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies with its credit cards, according to an interview with a senior executive at its credit

Bitcoin skids to lowest since November after worst month in three years

By CloudBuzz | February 1, 2018

LONDON (Reuters) – Bitcoin, the world’s largest cryptocurrency, skidded 9 percent on Thursday to its lowest level since late November, as a Facebook ban on cryptocurrency adverts and a growing regulatory backlash against the nascent market rattled investors. On the

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Several countries investigating Japanese virtual coin heist: cryptocurrency council member

By CloudBuzz | February 1, 2018

TOKYO (Reuters) – Authorities in several countries are investigating last week’s $530 million heist involving the NEM cryptocurrency, a member of the foundation behind the digital coin said on Thursday. Takao Asayama, who is a member of the Singapore-based NEM

Japan raps Coincheck, orders broader checks after $530 million cryptocurrency theft

By CloudBuzz | January 29, 2018

TOKYO (Reuters) – Japan’s financial regulator said on Monday it would inspect all cryptocurrency exchanges and ordered Coincheck to get its act together after hackers stole $530 million worth of digital money from its exchange in one of the biggest

Why Bitcoin Shouldn’t Be a Part of the Futures Exchange Yet

By Daniel Matthews | January 25, 2018

Bitcoin Futures Exchange Recently, cryptocurrencies “crashed,” particularly Bitcoin, which spiraled from a high of $19,783 to a current price of $11212.00 (01/25/2018). There are two prevailing sentiments regarding the crash of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies: Alarm and a kind of

More than 10 percent of $3.7 billion raised in ICOs has been stolen: Ernst & Young

By CloudBuzz | January 22, 2018

NEW YORK (Reuters) – More than 10 percent of funds raised through “initial coin offerings” are lost or stolen in hacker attacks, according to new research by Ernst & Young that delves into the risks of investing in cryptocurrency projects

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Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware: How VDI Can Help Defend Against the Next Ransomware Attack

Cryptocurrencies and Ransomware The WannaCry ransomware made headlines back in May when it crippled hospitals across the UK and put ...