This week Mark Cuban unveiled the Mercury Protocol, an open-source messaging platform built on the Ethereum blockchain. The goals of the Mercury Protocol are to enable sending messages across multiple platforms, increase user engagement through rewards, and protect user privacy by getting rid of the need for ad servers that collect and store user information. […] Continue reading.
Coinflash is a new startup in the rapidly heating cryptocurrency space. The idea is a good one: they round up the change from your purchases and invest it into Ethereum for you. For example, if you buy a coffee for $3.75, Coinflash will put $0.25 into Ethereum. Over time, you will grow a little Ethereum […] Continue reading.
A careless user has exposed their cryptocurrency passphrase on an online forum or social media site. They have written it down by hand, and must have made some sort of mistake because they are unable to access their wallet with the passphrase. They figure there’s no harm in posting it publicly online, since it’s incorrect. A […] Continue reading.