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Abhi K

Technophile, cryptocurrency enthusiast and journalist.

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Abhi K

Bancor Surges Amid ConsenSys Security Audit

8 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

The Bancor Network (BNT) project announced on June 7 that ConsenSys is leading a security audit for its Bancor V2 network, which is slated for release sometime in Q2 2020.  The announcement has been accompanied by a price surge - the BNT token value...

Loopring Delivers Free and Instant Payments on Ethereum

8 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

The Loopring (LRC) team on June 6 announced that it had released Loopring Pay, a free and instant payment service on the Ethereum (ETH) blockchain. The new feature comes courtesy of the zkRollup protocol that Loopring had been working on, which great...

Yet Another Satoshi Candidate, This Time Linked to Pablo Escobar

8 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

There’s yet another surprise theory in the search for the identity of Bitcoin (BTC) creator Satoshi Nakamoto, courtesy of associates to the Escobar family. On June 6, CoinTelegraph spoke over the phone with Olof Gustafsson, the CEO of Escobar Inc and...

Binance Remains on Top of CoinMarketCap after Latest Algo Update

8 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

On June 4, CoinMarketCap recently introduced a new algorithm to rank exchanges, one of many changes planned to overhaul the exchanges ranking metric. However, Binance (which bought CoinMarketCap in April) remains at the top spot. The new algorithm s...

Block.One to Release Social Media Platform Voice Early

8 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Voice CEO Salah Zalatimo announced that the social media platform will release on July 4, a month in advance before the earlier planned release of August. Stating the need to take social media influence back from big tech, Zalatimo said that the team...

CZ Says There Would Be No Binance Coin if It Wasn't for Vitalik

5 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Binance CEO Changpeng Zhao, in a tweet posted on June 3, said that Binance Coin (BNB) would never have existed if not for Ethereum (ETH) co-founder Vitalik Buterin.  The conversation started after CZ, as the CEO is often called, replied to a tweet l...

Grayscale Bought Over 9500 Bitcoins Last Week

5 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Grayscale investments purchased over 9500 Bitcoins for its Bitcoin Trust last week, accumulating even further as it now has bought over 28000 BTC since the halving - almost 10000 more than has been mined in the same period.  Kevin Rooke, who has bee...

RSK Designer Says Satoshi Would Never Spend His Bitcoins

5 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

Designer of the Bitcoin protocol RSK, Sergio Demian Lerner, in a Reddit AMA said that an examination of mining patterns from the early months of Bitcoin gives him the impression that Satoshi Nakamoto would never spend his ~1.1 million Bitcoins. Lern...

Bloomberg: Matter of Time Before Tether Overtakes Ethereum

5 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

A Bloomberg crypto outlook report issued in June has some strong predictions about the market, one of which is that it may only “be a matter of time” before Tether (USDT) trounces Ethereum (ETH) in terms of total market cap. The report, which also co...

Satoshi Probably Used Russian Proxy

4 Jun 2020 1 minute read comments Abhi K

On June 3, CoinTelegraph published a report that put forward the idea that Bitcoin creator Satoshi Nakamoto could have used a Russian proxy. These investigations looked into code from 2009 that Satoshi had written. Code from the file that CoinTelegr...