Tag: Ethereum Classic

4 Ethereum Classic ICOs You Didn’t Know Existed

With so many cryptocurrency ICOs hosted on the Ethereum blockchain, people would tend to forget it is not the only way to organize a crowdsale. In fact, there have been several ICOs on the Ethereum Classic blockchain as well. There are plenty of reasons to choose ETC over ETH. Classic is immutable and has lower contract costs, for example. Below are four Ethereum Classic ICOs people should be aware of. 4. Postalgia …
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Two Bitcoin Exchanges Were Hacked in South Korea in 2017, Importance of Wallet Security

Two major South Korean bitcoin and digital currency exchanges were hacked in 2017. Yet, users, traders and investors continue to store their bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies such as Ethereum, Litecoin and Ethereum Classic on custodial exchanges and centralized platforms. There exists a fundamental difference between a custodial and a non-custodial platform. Custodial wallet platforms and exchanges include centralized platforms such as US-based Coinbase and South Korea-based Coinplug, that have absolute …
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ClassicEtherWallet Domain Hijacked Through Social Engineering by an Unknown Assailant

It is never a good sign when a popular online wallet service provider gets hijacked. Ethereum Classic enthusiasts may have heard about what happened to ClassicEtherWallet. It appears cybercriminals successfully hijacked the website, which means users could risk losing funds. For the time being, those who run the software client on their computer should not be affected by this problem. ClassicEtherWallet.com Is Not Safe Right Now Late last night, the …
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What is Ethereum Classic’s ECIP-1025?

Anonymity is very important to a lot of cryptocurrency users. That is rather strange, considering hardly any of the popular cryptocurrencies provide anonymity features as of right now. Ethereum Classic may soon see a drastic change though, thanks to the ECIP-1025 proposal. If this proposal is accepted and activated on the network, ETC users will enjoy a certain degree of anonymity moving forward. ECIP-1025 Can be a Major Change for …
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