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After the Biggest Cryptocurrency Hack Ever, Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Ripple Are All Up — Why?

After the Biggest Cryptocurrency Hack Ever, Bitcoin, Ethereum, and Ripple Are All Up — Why?

The $500 million hack doesn’t seem to be scaring investors too much. On Friday, Jan. 26, news broke that a Tokyo-based cryptocurrency exchange had been hacked, and hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of cryptocurrency had been taken. While you may think this could scare investors and send the cryptocurrency market plunging, that hasn’t been […]

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Starbucks Chairman Interested in Cryptocurrency Market, Just Not Bitcoin

Starbucks Chairman Interested in Cryptocurrency Market, Just Not Bitcoin

Howard Schultz, who recently revealed an ambitious 30,000 square-foot Starbucks Roastery in Shanghai in partnership with Alibaba, expressed his enthusiasm towards the cryptocurrency market. Cryptocurrency For Retailers In the next few years, Schultz stated that he believes several legitimate cryptocurrencies will emerge, endorsed and adopted by retailers. He said: “I personally believe that there is going […]

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Coincheck Hack May Lead to On – Site Inspections of Other Japanese Exchanges

Coincheck Hack May Lead to On – Site Inspections of Other Japanese Exchanges

Japan’s Financial Services Agency (FSA) said that it may conduct on-site inspections of other domestic cryptocurrency exchanges in response to last week’s Coincheck hack. Japanese Regulators May Inspect Other Exchanges in Wake of Coincheck Hack The FSA, the regulatory body which oversees cryptocurrency exchanges in Japan, made this announcement during a press conference on Monday, […]

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Blockchain & Biometrics: The Future of Identity

Blockchain & Biometrics: The Future of Identity

In the future biometrics will be used extensively for identity management. Biometric authentication is already closely tied to the concept of identity since some biometrics can uniquely identify you within a given set of users (e.g., employees or citizens). In this context, identity is the means by which you make “claims” to rights, membership, and ownership of property […]

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