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Monthly Archives: May 2020

John McAfee’s Ghost Coin Plagiarizes its Whitepaper from PIVX

John McAfee’s Ghost project whitepaper has been plagiarized from an outdated 2018 PIVX whitepaper, according to PIVX developers. PIVX team claims, “at least 20 of the 26 total pages” of the Ghost whitepaper “contain material directly plagiarized from the PIVX whitepaper,” supporting their claim by attached screenshots. The developers sad […]

May 18, 2020

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Cyprus Hospital to Use Blockchain Medical Data Management System

Mediterranean Hospital of Cyprus will deploy a blockchain-based medical data management platform developed by blockchain startup VeChain and digital healthcare solution firm I-Dante. Dubbed “The E-NewHealthLife,” the platform will be used in the emergency department of the Cyprus hospital, allowing patients to check waiting lists and manage their medical records […]

May 18, 2020

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Polish Insurance Company Uses Blockchain for Document Management

For Link4’s customers it means that their insurance papers could be accessed and verified online, thereby reducing the overall amount of paperwork for the company. “For a long time, we’ve been focusing on modern and secure solutions, and this undoubtedly fits with blockchain, which guarantees the permanent saving of documents […]

May 5, 2020

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Ripple Co-founder Jed McCaleb Sold Over 54 Million XRP

Ripple co-founder Jed McCaleb sold at least 54 million XRP between April 1-30 and still has billions left to sell. According to a May 2 report by TheCryptoAssociate based on data from McCaleb’s known addresses, the Ripple co-founder appears to be liquidating his supply of tokens on a regular basis. […]

May 5, 2020

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Microsoft’s Crypto Mining Patent is Satanic

Nikita Mikhalkov, Russian actor and film director, claims that Microsoft’s recent patent for a sensor-based cryptocurrency mining system is the first-step in a satanic plot to microchip the human race. Mikhalkov claimed the patent number of Microsoft’s cryptocurrency system — WO/2020/060606 — alludes to the occult nature of the technology. […]

May 5, 2020

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Sygnum Bank Now Supports Ripple’s XRP

Switzerland-based digital asset bank Sygnum has announced that Ripple’s XRP tokens are now available through its banking services platform. Users can access deposit, exchange, and credit services using the popular digital currency. Sygnum customers can use deposits in traditional currencies, such as the Swiss franc, the Euro, the Singapore dollar, […]

May 4, 2020

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46% of Crypto Holders Store Their Bitcoin in Hardware Wallets

When participants were asked where they stored the majority of their BTC, nearly half — 158 people — said they used a hardware wallet such as those offered by Ledger, TREZOR, and BitLox.  At the same time, 17% of respondents said that they store the majority of BTC in wallet […]

May 4, 2020

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Alibaba Patents Blockchain-based Music Originality Detector

Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba has patented a new blockchain-based solution which helps the record industry to exposing copycats. The U.S. Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) has granted Alibaba a patent for a system that solves one of the major problems of the recording industry — copyright protection for music tracks […]

May 1, 2020

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