Entries by Matthew Roszak

College Student Attacks Cryptocurrency

You would not think that a college freshman could be a threat to your cryptocurrency, but he proved us all wrong. This college student took to showing how easily accessible stealing cryptocurrency can be. You might be wondering why he is out to 51% attack your cryptocurrency? He stated that his main driving force was […]

Increased Cryptojacking Malware Threats

There has been an increased level of cryptojacking malware since 2017. With such a high increase (of over 400%), it leaves experts wondering what the proper next steps should be. This article gives insight into why you should properly protect your cryptocurrencies as well as the repercussions improper protection can bring. Instances of cryptojacking malware […]

Bitcoin Price Surges Above $7,000

Within a one-hour period, Bitcoin soared over $600 today to reach a price point of $7,386. This has been the biggest jump the cryptocurrency has seen in over a month. An unexpected surge to say the least, but Bitcoin owners are hopeful for continuous growth over the next few months. Bitcoin’s price shot well above $7,000 […]

Apple Stops Cryptocurrency Mining from Apps

Although mining from any type of mobile device isn’t likely because of the amount of power it takes to mine cryptocurrency, Apple is putting a stop to mobile mining all together. Apple took to its application store to create new rules and regulations that disallow mining within the App Store applications. Unless the processing is […]

Would Crypto Survive In A Global Market Meltdown?

Financial meltdowns have been the topic of discussion after Bitcoin’s price hit a 2-month low. How would cryptocurrency be affected in an extreme financial crisis? There are many different speculations rising and although the topic is growing in popularity, it is difficult to forecast an event that has not happened in over 10 years. Here are […]

17 Millionth Bitcoin Officially Mined

Bitcoin’s limited supply is about to get a lot more limited. With the 17 millionth Bitcoin mined on April 26, this leaves only 4 million Bitcoin’s left before they reach their cap of 21 million. With the set number of allotted Bitcoin’s, this leaves over 100 years for the remaining 4 million to be mined, […]

What is next for Bitcoin Cash software?

The next update in Bitcoin Cash’s software is projected to be more aggressive than the first. With a slated date of May 15, new additions to block size and smart contracts are coming your way. These changes are aiming to help the network handle more transactions and to increase transaction size.   Bitcoin cash’s next […]

Bitcoin value back after mid-week market slump

After two weeks of gains, the market experienced a low that dropped Bitcoin below $9,000. With a gain of 5% within 24 hours, Bitcoin is back up to trading at $9,251 and is looking to experience more growth over the coming weeks. As of this morning the crypto market is back on track with the top […]

Blockchain Investing Isn’t Foolproof

There has been a lot of buzz about Bitcoin and blockchain investing in the past several months.  However, the process involves more than just putting money into a ‘stock’ and getting a bigger return.  Especially because there are many new blockchains popping up almost every day.  People that are interested in getting involved in blockchain […]

What To Expect This Year With Bitcoin

Bitcoin and cryptocurrency had a big year in 2017, and 2018 will be a year of more advancement and investing.  A lot of people across the country just learned about cryptocurrency for the first time in 2017, so this year you can expect that they will take the new-found information and run with it.  More […]