Entries by Matthew Roszak

Ryuk Ransomeware Virus

A new ransomeware virus has hit the cryptocurrency market and is responsible for a huge bitcoin ransom. For more information on this virus and the areas it has reached, continue reading: A ransomware virus named Ryuk has spread to China, asking the users of infected devices for a hefty bitcoin ransom. Tencent Security reported on […]

Bitcoin Price Jump

The price of Bitcoin jumped $1,000 in a whopping 30-minute time span this morning. This sudden jump could be connected with the huge unreel of BTC/USD profit taking over the 30-minute time. To read more about this price increase, continue reading:   Bitcoin surged $1,000 in just 30 minutes during U.S. trading hours Thursday, a […]

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 […]