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About author: Jefferson Nunn

Since 1999, Jefferson Nunn has been a consultant to high net worth individuals. Always an innovator, his ideas have generated millions for his clients including Ronco and GoWireless. He has been involved in the CryptoCurrency industry since mining his first Bitcoin in 2010. Since then, he has met with many of the early pioneers in the CryptoCurrency space including the founders of Ethereum and the founders of Crypto Capital in Panama, and more.

Vitalik Buterin’s Seven Deadly Crypto Sins: Account Security

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Crime, Cryptocyclopedia, Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin’s Seven Deadly Crypto Sins: Account Security

In the following series, BTCManager will be walking through, in detail, seven questions posed by the co-creator of Ethereum Vitalik Buterin. These seven questions are some of the most relevant features of this booming ecosystem. From security, as in this week’s installment, to governance and everything in between. The series was inspired by a discussion between Buterin and a WeChat…

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McAfee-Backed “Unhackable” BitFi Wallet Hacked to Run P.C. Game

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, News, Tech, wallet

McAfee-Backed “Unhackable” BitFi Wallet Hacked to Run P.C. Game

Security researchers have successfully modified BitFi’s hardware wallet and provided a demonstration of the device running Doom. BitFi’s response? “Prove it.” Security researchers are arranging a demonstration this weekend proving BitFi’s wallets can be hacked. Unhackable? Not So Much BitFi launched their hardware wallet in June as a way for cryptocurrency users to secure their bitcoins and other cryptocurrencies. In…

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Pumps and Dumps of Cryptocurrencies: An Old Scam Made new

Category: Altcoins, Crime, Exchange, Finance, News, Regulation

Pumps and Dumps of Cryptocurrencies: An Old Scam Made new

In sharp contrast to their original mission statement, there are many “pink sheet” or “penny stock” scams that go mostly unnoticed by the SEC and the exchanges. These Microcap Stock Fraud schemes run into the billions annually according to August 8, 2018, reports. Pumps and Dumps Perhaps the first classical “Pump and Dump” scheme on the American stock market exchange…

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Vitalik Buterin’s Seven Deadly Crypto Sins: Large Scale Applications

Category: Adoption, Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Commentary, Cryptocyclopedia, Development, Ethereum

Vitalik Buterin’s Seven Deadly Crypto Sins: Large Scale Applications

In the following series, BTCManager will be walking through, in detail, seven questions posed by the co-creator of Ethereum Vitalik Buterin. These seven questions are some of the most relevant features of this booming ecosystem. From usability, as in this week’s installment, to governance and everything in between. The series was inspired by a discussion between Buterin and a WeChat…

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Like Oil and Water: Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain

Category: Blockchain, Commentary, Cryptocyclopedia, News, Tech

Like Oil and Water: Artificial Intelligence and Blockchain

Is there any truth to organizations combining AI and Blockchain or is it still a wild pipedream? With both technologies luring investors with promises of billions in annual revenues, the subject merits some research. Artificial Intelligence has a long history of being “just ten years out.” Many companies have been exploring and implementing AI technologies, but it seems that the…

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Handshake: A Sensible Root Authority Service

Category: Blockchain, News

Handshake: A Sensible Root Authority Service

Handshake (HNS) is giving away $100 million in crypto to help with the global launch of the replacement system of root authority servers for the internet architecture. Are Current Root Certificate Authorities Secure? Nope. Traditionally, if a group or company wants to launch a website, one of the major domain name service providers have to be used. Sites like Godaddy,…

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Vitalik Buterin’s Seven Deadly Crypto Sins: Bitmain and 51% Attacks

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Cryptocyclopedia, Ethereum, Mining

Vitalik Buterin’s Seven Deadly Crypto Sins: Bitmain and 51% Attacks

In the following series, BTCManager will be walking through, in detail, seven questions posed by the co-creator of Ethereum. These seven questions are some of the most relevant features of this booming ecosystem. From mining, as in this week’s installment, to governance and everything in between. The series was inspired by a discussion between Buterin and a WeChat group called…

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Lubin and Buterin Speak on Innovations in Ethereum

Category: Blockchain, Commentary, Ethereum, News

Lubin and Buterin Speak on Innovations in Ethereum

Ethereum thought leaders and cofounders Joseph Lubin and Vitalik Buterin, spoke at the TechCrunch Ethereum meetup in Switzerland, sharing opinions, thoughts, and future development of the burgeoning protocol.  Lubin on ConsenSys and Ethereum-powered Companies At the July 7 TechCrunch Ethereum Meetup conference held in Switzerland, Joe Lubin held a fireside chat wherein he discussed the efforts by ConsenSys utilize Ethereum-based systems in…

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SEC Declines Winklevoss Brothers Appeal for Bitcoin ETF

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Development, News, Regulation

SEC Declines Winklevoss Brothers Appeal for Bitcoin ETF

In a three-to-one vote on July 26, 2018, the SEC declined an appeal by the Winklevoss Bitcoin Trust to launch the much-awaited Bitcoin ETF. SEC’s ETF Refusal Among other things in the 92 page statement, the SEC said that the Trust was declined because “[the] exchange [must] be designed to prevent fraudulent and manipulative acts and practices and to protect investors…

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SEC and CFTC May Approve Bitcoin and Ethereum ETFs This Fall

Category: Adoption, Altcoins, Bitcoin, Commentary, Finance, Investment, News, Regulation

SEC and CFTC May Approve Bitcoin and Ethereum ETFs This Fall

Citing two unnamed sources within the SEC and CFTC, ZeroHedge reported on July 24, 2018, that bitcoin and ether ETFs are likely to be approved this fall. This is one of the final steps before these Exchange Traded Funds are listed on the NYSE exchange. Speculative Leaks about U.S. Regulation of Crypto Exchange Traded Funds Sources from both the SEC…

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