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Ethereum Wallet Metamask Fiasco Recap: Google Mistakenly Leaves Scam App on Store

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, News, wallet

Ethereum Wallet Metamask Fiasco Recap: Google Mistakenly Leaves Scam App on Store

On July 25, 2018, the Google Chrome App Store, a platform that enables users of the most widely utilized web browser in the world to install native browser apps, removed Ethereum wallet MetaMask from its store. As a popular open-source and non-custodial Ethereum wallet integrated into significant browsers including Google Chrome, FireFox, and Brave, MetaMask has been the go-to wallet…

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Google Join Forces with Digital Asset to Offer Blockchain Solutions on its Cloud Platform

Category: Blockchain, Business, News

Google Join Forces with Digital Asset to Offer Blockchain Solutions on its Cloud Platform

According to a jointly released statement on July 23, 2018, internet search engine giant, Google, is collaborating with Digital Asset, a highly reputed blockchain-based solutions creator, to make distributed ledger technology (DLT) development tools available on the Google Cloud Platform (GCP). This will enable coders to develop, test, and implement DLT solutions seamlessly on the GCP. The Blockchain on Google…

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Facebook And Google Go back on Decisions as BTC, BCH, XRP and ETH Fans React

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Business, Ethereum, News, Platform

Facebook And Google Go back on Decisions as BTC, BCH, XRP and ETH Fans React

Crypto prices have rebounded following the reversal of separate anti-crypto decisions by Facebook and Google. After previously banning cryptocurrency ads on its platform, Facebook has whitelisted Coinbase advertisements, and Google on its part now includes major cryptocurrency coins in its exchange rate converter tool. Internet Giants vs. Crypto BTCManager reported earlier that Facebook and Google both faced backlash following poorly-received…

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Blockchain-Based Brave Browser Reaches 3 Million Downloads as BAT Token Proves Utility

Category: Adoption, Altcoins, Blockchain, News, Tech

Blockchain-Based Brave Browser Reaches 3 Million Downloads as BAT Token Proves Utility

On July 12, 2018, blockchain-based internet browser Brave announced over 3.1 million monthly active users on its platform as of July 2018. The product is primed to reach the five million mark “before the end of 2018,” and represents one of the largest-used blockchain products. Users Warm up to Brave As stated on its official blog, Brave’s Android application reached…

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Kik CEO Believes Blockchain Is Not for Everyone

Category: Altcoins, Blockchain, Business, Commentary, Ethereum, Finance, News, Tech

Kik CEO Believes Blockchain Is Not for Everyone

Kik’s CEO Ted Livingston does not believe that blockchain technology is for everyone. More to the point, the CEO appears pessimistic about the innovation underpinning bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies because he does not see the immense value it brings for many industries. Blockchain is only for Cryptocurrencies “Almost nobody should be looking at blockchain,” said Livingston. “Unless you’re trying to…

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Google and Facebook under Fire for “Unethical” Cryptocurrency Ban

Category: Altcoins, Bitcoin, Blockchain, Business, Finance, News, Regulation, Tech

Google and Facebook under Fire for “Unethical” Cryptocurrency Ban

While Google’s famous motto says “Don’t be evil,” industry experts believe that the company’s self-policed decision to ban cryptocurrency adverts on its platforms is “ill-thought-out and potentially even unethical.” Google’s Mixed Signals The policy came into effect in June 2018, after Google announced the ban in March 2018. Additionally, social media giant Facebook and micro-blogging platform Twitter announced similar bans,…

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Bing Bins Cryptocurrency Advertising on Its Platform

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Bing Bins Cryptocurrency Advertising on Its Platform

While some companies are investing, adopting, and utilizing cryptocurrencies or its related products, “FANG” stock companies are persistently avoiding the digital asset in all forms. The latest to do so is Microsoft Bing, which joins Google and Facebook in their decision to ban cryptocurrency-related advertisements on their platforms. Move to Avoid Lawsuits Announced via an official blog post on May…

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User Discovers Hidden Bytecoin Mining Code in Ubuntu App

Category: Altcoins, Crime, Mining, News, Tech

User Discovers Hidden Bytecoin Mining Code in Ubuntu App

A Github user by the title of “tarwirdur” reported an app (now removed), hosted on the Ubuntu Snap Store that contained hidden cryptocurrency code for mining Bytecoin tokens. The app on which the malicious code was found was the 2048buntu app which is a replica of the 2024 game also hosted on the Ubuntu Snap Store. Fortunately, the Ubuntu team…

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Virgin Air Founder Publicly Denounces Bitcoin “Get Rich Quick” Schemes

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Virgin Air Founder Publicly Denounces Bitcoin “Get Rich Quick” Schemes

Virgin Air founder Sir Richard Branson warned about investing in dubious bitcoin trading schemes in a blog post on May 3, 2018. He advised people to not believe or invest their hard earned money in a cryptocurrency trading scheme that sounds too good to be true. There have also been several instances in the past where misleading advertisements posted online…

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Google Banned Cryptocurrency Mining Browser Extension from the Chrome Store

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Google Banned Cryptocurrency Mining Browser Extension from the Chrome Store

According to Google’s Chromium Blog, Google has decided to ban all crypto mining extensions from its chrome store on April 2, 2018. Protecting Users: Google to Block Mining Extensions While the Chrome Web Store previously permitted cryptocurrency mining on the condition that the user is “adequately informed” and “it is the extension’s single purpose,” Google soon discovered that most extensions…

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