Category: Coins

TorStrike: A Proposal to Shut Down Tor’s Network for 24 Hours

A group of protestors is asking the temporal blackout of Tor’s network for 24 Hours. An initiative using the Twitter hashtag #torstrike and accusing the project leaders of working with the CIA, among other claims. Concretely, the group is asking users to avoid using the network on September 1st. Nodes and employees of the project have been asked to suspend their operations as well. A recent sexual scandal surrounding Jake Applebaum …
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DECENT ICO Details Unveiled

Decent is a content distribution and sharing platform that intends to change the way we buy, sell and share content by connecting viewers, readers or listeners with artist and content creators directly and in a decentralized manner, eliminating single points of failure and censorship. Users will be able to create, publish and consume content on the DECENT platform directly, without the need to pay intermediary fees, meaning that the 100% of …
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The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi and Hitachi to Test a Blockchain-Based System for Check Processing

The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ and Hitachi are currently engaged in a collaboration to build and test a blockchain-based system that will process and validate checks payments. The institution and private companies –who focus on technology products and systems– have developed a prototype that will enter a test phase as soon as Monday, August 22. The effort will take place in Singapore, and it is the first time a Japanese-lead FinTech …
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Xaurum Starts Trading on C-Cex

After a successful Rebirth Initial Coin Offering (RICO) period that lasted for 12 days and gathered $851,342.36, Xaurum, the gold backed crypto asset has now been officially added as a trading pair on C-CEX. Users are now able to buy Xaurum with Bitcoin and to swap XAU for XAUR at a 1 to 8000 exchange rate. Each Xaurum is currently worth around 0.00018 BTC. During this RICO period, the old …
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