Tag: Transactions

Swiss Financial Watchdog Proposes $1,000 Client Identification Threshold for Crypto Transactions

Swiss Financial Watchdog Proposes ,000 Client Identification Threshold for Crypto Transactions Famous for its favorable business climate that has attracted hundreds of crypto companies, Switzerland is now expanding its financial regulatory framework. Some of the upcoming rules will increase oversight in the blockchain industry in compliance with new international standards […]

Ukraine to Oversee Crypto Transactions Above $1,200, Sees Opportunities in Legalization Not Risks

Ukraine to Oversee Crypto Transactions Above ,200, Sees Opportunities in Legalization Not Risks Cryptocurrency transactions in Ukraine will be strictly monitored by the state, although the country’s finance minister admits that it’s not digital coins but fiat cash that criminals and corrupt officials are more likely to use. The legalization […]

Veriblock Captured Close to 60% of BTC’s OP Return Transactions in 2019

Veriblock Captured Close to 60% of BTC’s OP Return Transactions in 2019 During the course of 2019 the most used BTC-based OP_Return protocol, Veriblock, outshined Omni Layer outputs. According to statistics, Veriblock captured 57% of BTC’s OP_Return outputs in 2019. Ever since the protocol’s opcodes started dominating, a number of […]

Researcher Breaks Mimblewimble, Deanonymizing 96% of Grin Transactions

Researcher Breaks Mimblewimble, Deanonymizing 96% of Grin Transactions The Mimblewimble privacy technology used by cryptocurrencies such as Beam and Grin is broken. That’s the claim of researcher Ivan Bogatyy who has published a report documenting his findings. In it, he reveals how he was able to deanonymize 96% of all […]

New Storm Concept Could Strengthen Bitcoin Cash Instant Transactions

New Storm Concept Could Strengthen Bitcoin Cash Instant Transactions Software developer Awemany has published a potential alternative approach to instant transactions on the Bitcoin Cash (BCH) network called “delta blocks” or Storm. The idea utilizes weak proof-of-work (PoW) for instant confirmations on Bitcoin Cash. The new Storm concept has piqued […]

ERC20 Tether Transactions Flip Their Omni Equivalent

ERC20 Tether Transactions Flip Their Omni Equivalent Crypto enthusiasts have noticed that the Ethereum blockchain has come awfully close to reaching capacity due to the added transactions stemming from the Tether (USDT) network. The transaction count since mid-August shows the ERC20 version of tether has surpassed the original version that […]