Tag: WaltonChain

5 Thoughts on the Waltonchain Network Attack

When it comes to the different altcoins on the market, some projects tend to fare a lot better than others. This weekend, it seems the Waltonchain mainnet has come under a massive attack, Someone exploited a known bug and took advantage of it before the developers would introduce a network fix. Unfortunately, this may have been the straw that broke the camel’s back.  The Waltonchain Incident As was officially communicated …
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Top 5 Crypto Fails of 2018

2018 has been rough for cryptocurrencies as a whole, with coins across the board seeing significant losses and general interest in the sphere gradually declining. However, there are a number of projects that have stuck out as performing particularly badly in the first quarter. Here are five of the biggest fails: 5. Verge (XVG) Wraith Protocol Launch While Verge’s major development, the Wraith Protocol, was slated to launch at the tail …
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Waltonchain Forgets to Switch Twitter Accounts, Wins Own Contest

Immediately after a tweet announcing the winners for its Valentine’s Day campaign, Waltonchain created a PR nightmare, publishing a response to the tweet written by an excited winner on their own account. Some responses made light of the posting error, with the first Twitter comment reading “forgot to change accounts? lol”. Others accused Waltonchain of rigging the contest and called out some of the other winners (@Waltonchainbot and @Waltonchainuk) as either …
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Waltonchain’s Social Media Screw-Up Sends Market into Downward Spiral

Even though the Waltonchain project is quite popular among cryptocurrency speculators, the company has suffered a major setback. A social media campaign competition was quite successful, but one of the “bounty winners” turned out to be a member of the team itself. This colossal screw-up forced the WTC team to apologize and remove that winner from the list. WaltonChain Social Media Issues With so many competing crypto and blockchain projects on the …
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