Day: December 12, 2020

US Lawmakers Caution Against Regulations Restricting Use of Self-Hosted Crypto Wallets

2020-12-12 By admin

Four U.S. lawmakers have sent a letter to Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin, warning of the risks of restricting the use of self-hosted cryptocurrency wallets. Their concerns follow reports that the Treasury Department may be on the verge of imposing such strict cryptocurrency regulations aimed at self-hosted crypto wallets. Crypto Regulations That Could Make Existing Self-Hosted […]

Pineapple Pictures is a cross-platform and open source image viewer

2020-12-12 By admin

Pineapple Pictures is a cross-platform, open source image viewer. Pineapple Pictures has an opaque interface, which is kind of cool. It may look like there are no visual elements in the GUI, but when you mouse over it a toolbar appears at the bottom of the window. The GUI doesn’t have a title bar, scrollbar, […]

Vitalik Buterin Warns Current Crypto Wallets Are Not Ready for Mainstream Adoption

2020-12-12 By admin

The cofounder of the world’s second-largest cryptocurrency, ethereum, warned about crypto wallet vulnerabilities, claiming the tools are not ready for widespread adoption and encouraged to open more discussions on security matters. Buterin Calls for More User-Friendly Crypto Wallets for Non-Technical Users During the 4th day of Labitconf 2020 on December 10, 2020, Vitalik Buterin participated […]

Korean Exchange Operator to Oversee Crypto-Linked Stocks in the Midst of Suspicions on Unfair Trading

2020-12-12 By admin

South Korean securities exchange operator is now expanding its overseeing capacity by monitoring all crypto-related stock activities after volatile movements seen in the last few weeks on listed companies tied to the industry. KRX’s Market Oversights Committee to Supervise Crypto-Linked Stocks in South Korea According to Yonhap, Korea Exchange (KRX), through its KRX’s Market Oversights […]

Fox News Report Highlights Bitcoin Cash Proponent’s Modern Day Scavenger Hunt

2020-12-12 By admin

The anonymous Bitcoin Cash proponent called, ‘Bitcoin Man,’ has made the news once again, this time in Fresno California. Bitcoin Man was featured on a local Fox News report on December 11 for creating a “modern-day scavenger hunt” with bitcoin cash-loaded stickers hidden throughout the state. Back in September, news.Bitcoin.com reported on an anonymous individual […]