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Alive Play Casino Offers VR Online Gambling Experience on Blockchain, Launches Exclusive Private Sale

A company by the name Alive Casino is taking the gambling experience to a whole new level. The platform provides players with a blockchain platform that uses VR technology for gambling. Based in Costa Rica, Alive Entertainment Company is the first company to provide games using VR technology. The platform gives users an opportunity to play games on a land-based ...

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Battle of the Privacycoins: Why Dash Is Not Really That Private

Based on blockchain technology, most cryptocurrencies have an open and public ledger. While this is required for these systems to work, it comes with a significant downside: Privacy is often quite limited. Government agencies, analytics companies and other interested parties — let’s call them “spies” — have ways to analyze the public blockchains and peer-to-peer networks of cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, ...

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Hackers Breach MEGA Chrome Extension To Steal Crypto Private Keys

Modern technologies, such as the internet, smartphones, and blockchain, are often touted as world-changing innovations, and while this may be the case, there are still glaring problems with the security of digital systems. MEGA Falls Victim To Cybersecurity Breach On Tuesday morning, concerned individuals across the web took to social media to reveal that malicious code had taken the place of ...

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Bitcoin as a Privacycoin: This Tech is Making Bitcoin More Private

Ever since its inception Bitcoin has never really been private. Although Satoshi Nakamoto’s white paper suggests privacy was a design goal of the protocol, government agencies, analytics companies and other interested parties — let’s call them “spies” — have ways to analyze the public blockchain and peer-to-peer network, to cluster Bitcoin addresses and tie them to IP addresses or other ...

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Azbit Private Sale Starts Today!

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The Anatomy of Anonymity: How Dandelion Could Make Bitcoin More Private

Many people know bitcoin as an anonymous digital currency, one whose privacy features prime it for concealed payments in sketchy recesses of the internet’s dark web. These same people would likely be surprised to learn that bitcoin is far from anonymous. More pseudonymous than anything, its underlying technology, the blockchain, actually features a number of technical windows through which users ...

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X Infinity Closes Private Funding Round at USD 20.5 Million for its Multi-Cryptocurrency Wallet

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Why is Zcash 2.0 Sapling Release Important for Private Crypto Transactions?

Privacy cryptocurrency Zcash (ZEC) announced the release of their 2.0.0 version on August 16th, introducing the first Sapling-compatible version of the Zcash node software.  The privacy currency also added several other notable features in the newest software update, including an important fix to the peer banning bug that came about following the previous Overwinter update. The update included other minor ...

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Venmo Exposes User Transaction History, Shows Need for Usable Private Cryptocurrency

Venmo was found to leak user transaction history by default, highlighting the need for private and user-controlled payment solutions. Due in part to the social nature of the app’s design, payments platform Venmo was found to reveal entire transaction histories of users, including to those who were not Venmo users themselves. This setting was found to be enabled by default, ...

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P2P Network to Stop Private Data Breaches and Censorship Via New Protocol, DApp Platform

A major cryptocurrency exchange says the world is on the brink of a data crisis, and is launching a digital cooperative designed to give users total control over their personal information. CoinBene has announced it is listing the Internet of People (IoP) — a digital cooperative community which aims to allow users to build “a new generation of DApps” with ...

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