How do Smart Contracts Work?

What is a Smart Contract? A smart contract can be described as a protocol based on a computer code that is intended to digitally facilitate, verify and/or enforce the negotiation or performance of a contract on the parties to the transaction. Transactions that take place via smart contracts are trackable, irreversible and enforceable without the... Continue Reading →

Crypto exchanges Welcomes Ethereum’s (ETH) Constantinople Hard Fork

Major United States cryptocurrency exchanges Coinbase and Kraken became the latest to confirm support for Ethereum’s (ETH) Constantinople hard fork, both announcing on Twitter, Jan. 14. https://twitter.com/krakensupport/status/1084944691601252352 https://twitter.com/coinbase/status/1084876789082673153 The two major exchanges join Binance, Huobi, and OKEx in pledging to monitor the event, which will trigger at Ethereum block height 7,080,000, expected this week. As... Continue Reading →

A Pirate Bay Torrent: Swapping Crypto Wallet Addresses

A recently discovered strain of malware is targeting crypto holders who use Windows machines. The malware commands a chain of activities to inject code into Firefox, Yandex Search and Google browsers, eventually swapping Bitcoin or Ethereum addresses. As reported by cybersecurity publication Bleeping Computer, a security researcher named 0xffff0800 found out an odd-looking file after he... Continue Reading →

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