Category: Predictions

Bitcoin theft is likely to surge in meager post-COVID economy: report

Bitcoin theft is likely to surge in meager post-COVID economy: report

Cybercriminals may favor a different cryptocurrency in the coming months, however. 773 Total views 6 Total shares Cryptocurrency-related fraud and theft are likely to grow in the post-COVID-19 world, according to a new report by cybersecurity and anti-virus provider, Kaspersky Lab. Securelist, Kaspersky’s cyberthreat research arm, published a report on cyberthreats to financial organizations, forecasting […]

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China’s BSN predicted as long-term global project, still ahead of others

China’s BSN predicted as long-term global project, still ahead of others

First announced in October 2019, China’s Blockchain Service Network, also known as BSN, is aimed at providing a global public infrastructure designed to support both private and public blockchain networks across interconnected cities.  According to the BSN introductory white paper, the project serves as an “information infrastructure” designed to advance the development of smart cities […]

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Blockchain adoption 2021: Going mainstream through enterprise use

Blockchain adoption 2021: Going mainstream through enterprise use

American market research company Forrester recently released its blockchain predictions for 2021. The report reveals interesting findings, noting that 2020 has been an important year for growth in the enterprise blockchain and distributed ledger technology space.  Martha Bennet, principal analyst at Forrester and a co-author of the report, told Cointelegraph that the firm’s blockchain predictions […]

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Election Bets Drive Fee Spike at Predictions Platform Polymarket

Election Bets Drive Fee Spike at Predictions Platform Polymarket

Nov 5, 2020 at 12:49 UTCUpdated Nov 5, 2020 at 14:33 UTC Decentralized predictions platform Polymarket has passed DeFi protocol SushiSwap to become the fourth-highest blockchain project in terms of fees generated. According to Cryptofees, the platform is averaging over $100,000 in daily takings and currently trails behind first-place Bitcoin, Ethereum (second) and DeFi protocol […]

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CEO of crypto derivatives exchange FTX donated $5M to Biden campaign

CEO of crypto derivatives exchange FTX donated $5M to Biden campaign

The “relative newcomer” to politics joined other major CEO donors to the Democratic candidate. 5119 Total views 56 Total shares Sam Bankman-Fried, the CEO of Hong Kong-based cryptocurrency derivatives exchange FTX, donated $5.2 million to Joe Biden’s presidential campaign. As the Wall Street Journal reported on Oct. 28, Biden’s presidential campaign received a total of $79.5 million […]

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