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Interchain Data Hosting Project Combines Edge Computing With DLT

Interchain decentralized data hosting project Bluzelle (BLZ) announced the launch of its mainnet which aims to combine the advantages of edge computing with distributed ledger technology (DLT).According to an announcement shared with Cointelegraph on April 9, Bluezelle will host a network stress test dubbed “Swarm of Duty” which will

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Bitcoin’s Computing Power Is Growing Again After Coronavirus-Related Disruption

The computer processing power of the bitcoin network is growing again – albeit slowly – as major Chinese miner manufacturers gradually resume business after the coronavirus outbreak delayed shipments.The average hashing power on bitcoin (BTC) over the past seven days has reached a new high of around 117.5 exahashes per

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Crypto Miner Steals $5M Worth of Computing Power Using Identity of Riot Games Founder

The millionaire game developer, Marc Merril, was a victim of the Singaporean man who stole identities to utilize Amazon Web Services’ and Google cloud computing power for crypto mining.A case of stolen identityIn a recently unsealed court filing on Nov. 7, Forbes discovered that Marc Merrill, the co-founder of

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Singaporean Man Stole Identities and Cloud Computing Power to Mine Cryptocurrencies

The US Justice Department has indicted a Singaporean man for impersonating various business personalities, faking the identity of video game developers and exploiting Google Cloud and Amazon Web Services (AWS) in order to mine cryptocurrencies including Bitcoin(BTC)trade, Litecoin (LTC)trade and Ethereum (ETH)trade.It is not the first time that crypto fraudsters

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US Charges Singaporean Miner Who Stole $5M Worth of Cloud Computing Power

The United States prosecutors have officially indicted a man from Singapore for using stolen identities to illegally utilize Amazon Web Services’ cloud computing power for crypto mining.According to the indictment initially filed on Oct. 1, Ho Jun Jia was charged with eight counts of wire fraud, four counts of

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Computing Legend Steve Wozniak To Launch Blockchain Energy Project – EFFORCE

In the coming months, a team of visionaries, including Apple’s co-founder Steve Wozniak, is about to launch EFFORCE – a revolutionary blockchain platform that aims at increasing energy efficiency by allowing everybody to participate in and benefit from worldwide energy efficiency projects. advertisement Co-founder Steve Wozniak said: “In the last 10 years, energy

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Quantum Computing Vs. Blockchain: Impact on Cryptography

The major selling point of blockchain and its applications is that cryptographically secured distributed ledgers are virtually “unbreakable” under normal circumstances, given the current state of computational technology. Its validity, however, is heavily dependent on the “state of technology” assumption. Should a paradigmatic shift in computing occur, contemporary blockchain-based

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Two Investment Firms Launch ETF Tracking Cloud Computing and Blockchain Companies

United States-based Investment management firm AdvisorShares and investments advisory company Sabretooth Advisors will jointly launch an exchange-traded fund (ETF) that tracks tech companies, including those involved with blockchain and cloud computing, MarketWatch reported on Feb. 6.ETFs are marketable securities that track a basket of assets proportionately represented in the fund’s

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Public Gets Chance to Earn Block Rewards by Donating Computing Power to Scientific Research

A startup has unveiled bold plans to tackle the excessive levels of energy consumption seen in cryptocurrency mining, all while giving everyday computer users more of a chance to receive block rewards.Resistance argues that proof-of-work mining “has been hijacked by huge mining farms using tons of energy to take control

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