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Apple Lists Scam Ethereum Wallet in its App Store

When it comes to the vetting of apps, the Apple App Store is famous for its rigorous process. It has maintained its reputation by allowing only authentic apps to be listing. But it seems that Apple has failed this time, and in the very vulnerable financial category. A fake MyEtherWallet app has made it to […]

A fake Ethereum wallet lurks in Apple’s App Store

Image: Wit Olszewski/Shutterstock By Stan Schroeder2017-12-11 15:13:55 UTC A fake version of popular wallet for cryptocurrency Ethereum, MyEtherWallet, is currently being sold in Apple’s App Store.  The app is created by a developer called Nam Le, with no ties to the makers of the original MyEtherWallet, which currently exists only as a browser app.  On […]

Coinbase’s Custody service wants to store bitcoin for institutional investors

Safely investing in and storing digital currency isn’t exactly easy, especially if you’re a large institutional firm. So to help, Coinbase just announced that they’re launching a service called Coinbase Custody, which will securely hold digital assets for institutional investors. The service will only be available to funds willing to store $10 million or more […]

Is Bitcoin a Store of Value or a Payment System

It is a while since I have written about Bitcoin, but I continue to be fascinated by it. In particular, by Bitcoin’s ability to endure and continue serenely on in the face of all manner of controversies and headwinds. Possible Outcomes I have a long-held view there are only two possible outcomes for Bitcoin – […]

How to receive cryptocurrency payments in your brick-and-mortar store

Cryptocurrencies are slowly taking over the world. If you haven’t heard about them, chances are you have been living under a rock. One of the most popular examples is Bitcoin, which has grown at an astronomical pace since its inception and is giving many folds return every year. The era of using Bitcoin only in […]

Malware-laden apps in Google Play store mine cryptocurrency from mobile victims

Malicious Android apps recently detected in the Google Play store are being used to mine cryptocurrency from victim devices, security firm Trend Micro reported in a blog post. The apps have been detected as ANDROIDOS_JSMINER and ANDROIDOS_CPUMINER, the post said. To avoid detection, the apps use techniques such as dynamic JavaScript loading and native code […]

Cryptocurrency-crafting creeps crept crafty code into Google App Store • The Register

Android apps secretly harboring cryptocurrency-mining code have managed to make their way onto the shelves in the official Google Play Store. Researchers at Trend Micro found three programs available for download in the application souk that were surreptitiously using the spare CPU cycles on people’s smartphones to mine Monero, using code built by – you […]

Fraudsters Post Fake Poloniex Cryptocurrency Trading Apps to Google Store

Security researchers have discovered at least three fraudulent apps on the Google Play store purportedly tied to the Poloniex cryptocurrency exchange. An article posted on IT security firm ESET’s news site We Live Security details how two of the apps, respectively called “Poloniex” and “Poloniex Exchange,” were put onto the Android app service and downloaded […]

HOT – The Revolutionary App Store for Ethereum – The Merkle

Appian is the Ethereum App Store. People are rightfully excited to join this latest craze. The Appian ICO has launched recently, and Appian is already being talked about on major news sites. Many investors see potential in a decentralized app store built on top of the Ethereum blockchain. It’s a potential competitor to the centralized […]

HOT – The Revolutionary App Store for Ethereum

Bitcoinist.net · October 19, 2017 · 1:15 am Appian is a completely decentralized app store built on the Ethereum blockchain. Anyone can easily develop and deploy apps on Appian and users can earn APP tokens by leaving constructive feedback. Their ICO started on October 16. [Note: This is a press release.] Latest Craze Appian is […]

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