Russia Adopts Law to Isolate Runet From the Internet
Apr20

Russia Adopts Law to Isolate Runet From the Internet

Runet, the Russian segment of the internet, is about to be isolated from the rest of the web. A new law adopted by the State Duma aims to do so in order to supposedly protect it from external threats and turn it into a “sovereign” space. Russian taxpayers and end users will pay the bill for the extra security that is likely to affect internet businesses including crypto platforms. Also read: Lithuania to Adopt Crypto...

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Without a True Two-Way Peg No ‘Real’ Sidechain Exists, Says Drivechain Creator
Apr20

Without a True Two-Way Peg No ‘Real’ Sidechain Exists, Says Drivechain Creator

On April 17, the founder of the Drivechain project, Paul Sztorc, published a new blog post concerning the validity of today’s so-called ‘production sidechains.’ Sztorc has declared on multiple occasions that true sidechain technology hasn’t been invented yet and even Blockstream’s Liquid protocol, dubbed “the first production sidechain,” in a critical sense is not a ‘real’...

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Five Simple Ways to Increase Your Privacy When Using Cryptocurrency
Apr20

Five Simple Ways to Increase Your Privacy When Using Cryptocurrency

Cryptocurrency without privacy is pointless. If your coins aren’t fungible, you lose much of the benefits of using cryptocurrency in the first place. Privacy isn’t just won and lost onchain though. In fact, much of the privacy gains to be made when it comes to sending, spending and trading crypto occur offchain, as you go about your business on the web. Also read: Wasabi’s Privacy-Focused BTC Wallet Aims to Make...

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PR: Monarch Blockchain Corporation Now Supports Bitcoin Cash in Monarch Wallet
Apr20

PR: Monarch Blockchain Corporation Now Supports Bitcoin Cash in Monarch Wallet

Monarch Wallet Update Brings Bitcoin Cash (BCH) Support In-App The Monarch Wallet now supports Bitcoin Cash (BCH). Users can now store, send, and receive BCH in-app. Qualified Users Can Earn Interest & Purchase BCH in-app using their Credit Card. Monarch Wallet Update adds Bitcoin Cash (BCH) to its list of over 1900 supported cryptocurrencies. Users can now Store, Send, and Receive BCH with Monarch’s Decentralized Universal...

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Crypto-Friendly Banking Platform Cashaa Offers Personal and Business Accounts
Apr20

Crypto-Friendly Banking Platform Cashaa Offers Personal and Business Accounts

People and businesses in need of crypto-friendly banking now have a new service to try. Cashaa is a London-based online platform that recently launched promising one account for old and new money. Its products are targeted at those who are underserved by traditional financial institutions. Also read: Coin Time Machine Estimates Profit From Crypto Investments You Could Have Made Cashaa Offers Startups Banking and Crypto Payment...

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