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Cryptominers are concealed under legitimate apps: Report

According to Kaspersky Lab data, the most popular “legitimate miners” are football-related applications.

11 Apr 2018 12:59 PM

Cryptocurrency traders use old gold in drive to draw Islamic investors

The global surge of interest in bitcoin, ethereum and other cryptocurrencies extends into the Gulf and southeast Asia.

08 Apr 2018 4:16 PM

Cryptocurrency: ASSOCHAM calls for extreme care

it is quite pragmatic and courageous of the RBI to initiate exploratory steps towards the world of virtual currencies.

08 Apr 2018 11:18 AM

Chrome Web Store bans extensions mining cryptocurrency

Google announced that hereafter, Chrome Web Store will not accept extensions that mine cryptocurrency.

05 Apr 2018 6:01 PM

A smartphone built specifically for cryptocurrency is coming from Foxconn

Finney, the world’s first blockchain-based smartphone, can automatically convert tokens for the use of decentralised applications

05 Apr 2018 9:33 AM


Cryptocurrency arbitrage boom fizzles in Asia, but profits persist

The boom has eaten away the spreads and shown how fast the galloping cryptocurrency markets can change course.

03 Apr 2018 12:22 PM

Twitter is planning to ban cryptocurrency ads online

After Facebook and Google, Twitter is planning to ban the cryptocurrency ads online.

27 Mar 2018 2:25 PM

ClearTax, Zebpay join hands to help Indian investors with cryptocurrency taxation

The plan will help investors and traders of bitcoin understand tax laws and reporting regarding taxation on trading of cryptocurrency.

25 Mar 2018 3:35 PM

Google to ban ads on cryptocurrencies, related products

The company will ban ads for unregulated or speculative financial products, cryptocurrency and others.

14 Mar 2018 12:35 PM

Threat Brief: What’s driving the shift to cryptocurrency mining malware?

The risk of using a compromised PC to mine cryptocurrency is currently much lower than using it for other criminal activities.

07 Mar 2018 2:39 PM


Bank of England chief slams cryptocurrencies; urges action

The price of a single bitcoin rocketed to nearly $20,000 late last year and then plunged early this year.

03 Mar 2018 11:07 AM

Robbers steal USD 2 million bitcoin mining computer in Iceland

The powerful computers, which have not yet been found, are worth almost USD 2 million.

03 Mar 2018 10:48 AM

Uber co-founder to launch new cryptocurrency

Eco's initial whitepaper states that it wants to improve on a few main issues common with cryptocurrencies.

03 Mar 2018 10:26 AM

Attackers infirltrate Tesla's computing to mine cryptocurrency

The attackers gained access to Tesla’s Amazon Web Service and thereafter run scripts that allowed them to covertly mine cryptocurrency.

21 Feb 2018 6:48 PM

Computer shops embrace lucrative business: outfitting cryptocurrency miners

The demand for the rigs has added a new dimension to Asia’s tech shopping hubs.

21 Feb 2018 11:22 AM


Malaysian firm adds Islamic certification to cryptocurrency

Malaysia-based firm HelloGold is planning to launch its online gold platform in Thailand later this year.

21 Feb 2018 11:21 AM

Bitcoin rises above $10,000, strategist sees new high by July

Lee says 2018 will remain a strong year for cryptocurrencies, but he sees the larger and more established blockchain networks.

16 Feb 2018 7:38 AM

Blockchain technology ts the future of digital transactions

Blockchain is a distributed ledger of transactions that is formed of blocks linked together chronologically.

14 Feb 2018 3:29 PM

Telegram app was targeted by crypto mining malware, Kaspersky Lab says

Such messaging app vulnerabilities are not unique to Telegram. Last month it had found a way for hackers to steal WhatsApp messages.

14 Feb 2018 9:21 AM

How is the growth of bitcoin affecting the environment?

Here, we look at how the currency's growth is effecting the environment.

12 Feb 2018 8:55 AM