Tag: Hardware

Chatter Report: Pacia Shows Avalanche Regtest Data, Powell Advocates Hardware Wallets

Chatter Report: Pacia Shows Avalanche Regtest Data, Powell Advocates Hardware Wallets In today’s chatter report, Chris Pacia reveals his BCH transaction using Avalanche on regtest finalized in just 185.822377 milliseconds. Also, Changpeng Zhao advocates storing crypto on reputable exchanges while Jesse Powell advises his followers to store crypto on hardware […]

Ledger Unveils Bluetooth-Enabled Hardware Wallet

Ledger Unveils Bluetooth-Enabled Hardware Wallet Hardware wallet manufacturer Ledger has unveiled its newest cryptocurrency wallet. The Ledger Nano X is Bluetooth-enabled and can hold up to 100 different cryptocurrencies at a time. A mobile app is also being launched for both iOS and Android to pair the device to smartphones. […]

These Developers Claim They Can Crack Any Hardware Wallet

These Developers Claim They Can Crack Any Hardware Wallet On Dec. 27 at the 35th Annual Chaos Communication Congress (35C3) event, three individuals from a startup called Wallet Fail allegedly hacked the most popular hardware wallets and revealed their secrets on stage. According to Trezor, however, the hackers at 35C3 […]

Blockchain Launches Hardware Wallet

Blockchain Launches Hardware Wallet The popular cryptocurrency software provider Blockchain has announced the launch of a custom hardware wallet that is exclusively tethered to the company’s flagship wallet. According to the development team behind the new hardware wallet called Lockbox, the firm collaborated with the wallet manufacturer Ledger in order […]

Weak Demand for Mining Hardware Impacts TSMC’s Growth Outlook

Weak Demand for Mining Hardware Impacts TSMC’s Growth Outlook During a recent Q3 earnings call, the world’s largest producer of semiconductors, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), forecasted weakening growth for the rest of 2018 due to declining demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware. This outlook comes despite anticipating a significant increase […]

Weak Demand for Mining Hardware Impacts TSMC’s Growth Outlook

Weak Demand for Mining Hardware Impacts TSMC’s Growth Outlook During a recent Q3 earnings call, the world’s largest producer of semiconductors, Taiwan Semiconductor Manufacturing Company (TSMC), forecasted weakening growth for the rest of 2018 due to declining demand for cryptocurrency mining hardware. This outlook comes despite anticipating a significant increase […]

Trump Tariffs to Impact Chinese Mining Hardware Manufacturers

Trump Tariffs to Impact Chinese Mining Hardware Manufacturers The escalating U.S. – China trade war threatens to have an adverse impact on the operations of Chinese mining equipment manufacturers, with imports of mining hardware now facing stateside tariffs of more than 25 percent. Also Read: Former CFTC Chair Advocates ‘Tech […]

Blockstream’s Liquid Network Could Be Vulnerable to Hardware Backdoors

Blockstream’s Liquid Network Could Be Vulnerable to Hardware Backdoors Bitcoin technology company Blockstream has conceded its flagship Liquid Network could be susceptible to hardware vulnerabilities. Following recent disclosures that certain Chinese-manufactured motherboards contain backdoors, Blockstream has authored a post conceding that such an exploit could allow an attacker to infiltrate […]