Australian businessman Craig Wright, infamous for two separate stints as the self-proclaimed creator of the flagship cryptocurrency Bitcoin, recently tweeted out that 2018 will be the year in which Bitcoin Cash (BCH) is brought to its full potential, as limits to what it can achieve won’t be there, and security will be improved.
Parity Technologies, having suffered a multi-signature wallet bug that froze hundreds of millions of dollars’ worth of Ether, noted ongoing issues with Ethereum in a recent blog suggesting a course of action to rescue the funds.
The Banco de Portugal (BdP), Portugal’s central bank, recently joined a long list of authorities around the world that warned its citizens on OneCoin, the purported altcoin scheme widely seen as a scam.
The monero price surged to $250 after the cryptocurrency was the subject of several bullish announcements — and privacy-conscious users discovered another anonymity-centric cryptocurrency was not quite as private as they had initially believed.
According to Reuters, Venezuelan president Nicolas Maduro recently announced a new cryptocurrency during a Christmas television special, amid the country’s economic crisis and the plunge of the Venezuelan Bolivar’s value.