Coinomi Wallet Transmits Plain-Text Seed Phrase…For Spellchecking!

Bitcoin software (and hardware) wallets are open to a bewildering array of attack vectors, because… well, money. Hackers will always be trying to exploit vulnerabilities or find back-doors. But Coinomi wallet apparently made things a bit too easy, by sending a plain-text seed to Google API for spellchecking. How Do You Spell ‘Cleaned Out’? The bug […]

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Google Registers Bitcoin.dev as New Domain TLD Goes Public

Bitcoin.dev is no longer available on the Google .dev domain registry. This news comes amid the public rollout of the .dev top-level domain (TLD). $12,500 for Bitcoin.dev If you were eyeing ownership of bitcoin.dev while waiting for Google to release the new TLD officially, that chance is long gone. A redditor with the name “salsa-system” […]

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FAANG Stocks Lose Over $1 Trillion – More Than All Cryptocurrencies Combined

Facebook, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, and Google stocks have together shed over $1 trillion in market capitalization from their all-time highs, marking an even bigger loss in dollar value than all cryptocurrencies combined in 2018. FAANGs Lose Bite Bitcoin and cryptocurrencies, in particular, are not the only bubble in town. Stocks of tech stalwarts like Google, […]

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Google Trends Bitcoin Interest Hits 6-Month High

Google trends Bitcoin interest hit its highest since April this week as BTC price has taken a beating in the past week. Google Trends ‘Bitcoin’ Interest Hits April Bull-Run Levels You know what they say: any publicity is good publicity. The latest data from Google Trends confirms the uptick in curiosity about Bitcoin after BTC/USD […]

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Former Google Employees’ Atlas Protocol Raises Millions From Softbank, Baidu

Founded by former Google employees, Atlas protocol just raised millions to disrupt online advertising and marketing by developing a technical infrastructure based on the distributed ledger technology. Blockchain-Based Interactive Advertisements and Marketing Atlas Protocol (ATP), a blockchain-startup founded by ex-Google employees, which is working towards changing the dynamics of the online marketing industry, has received multi-million-dollar […]

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