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Constantinople Fork of Ethereum Network Postponed

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The long-awaited Constantinople fork of the Ethereum network has been delayed due to potential security issues identified by ChainSecurity. An innovation of the Constantinople update was the introduction of cheaper gas cost for certain SSTORE operations. The Swiss blockchain security company warned that this would enable reentrancy attacks.

Powered by Blockchain: Enosi’s Fleur Edwards is Going Solar to Tackle Australia’s Rising Energy Bills

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Changing how the energy market works is quite a challenge to take on. But it’s a challenge we might see happening sooner rather than later, with companies like Enosi leading the way.

For this instalment of Women in Crypto, we sit down with Enosi’s Fleur Edwards to discover why she left her academic career to join the global blockchain energy revolution.

The Good, the Bad and the Not-So-Ugly: Looking Back at the Year in Bitcoin

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2018 has been one hell of a year – so let’s look back on the top 10 moments of the Bitcoin universe.

Blockchain Company Blockstream Now Providing Services in the Pacific with a New Satellite

Blockstream recently announced a move that makes them even more amazing. In case you aren’t familiar, Blockstream is a blockchain-based company, with a mission to create the financial infrastructure of the future. The company broadcasts the Bitcoin blockchain and supports its own systems for communication and cryptocurrency transactions. A lot of companies do that, but Blockstream does it differently.

What Google Trends Annual Report Can Tell Us About Cryptocurrencies

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Google’s “Year in Search” has been released, and cryptocurrencies are in many top five lists.

Cashing In: Saudi Arabia and UAE Propose Joint Digital Currency

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The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and Saudi Arabia have joined forces to create a cryptocurrency for cross-border transactions, according to Dubai-based GulfNews.

Emirates Investment Authority announced the news on December 12th at the Arab #FinTech Symposium in Abu Dhabi.

A Close Look at Bitcoin: Current State and Future Trends

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According to a recent report by Delphi Digital, the main value drivers for Bitcoin are its ability to serve as a censorship-resistant store of value as well as offer the world a viable alternative to government-backed currencies.

“Unlock Your Cryptocurrency Value” – Aussie Company Offers Crypto-Backed Loans

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A new Australian company is offering loans. What makes it unique is that they offer loans backed by cryptocurrency.

Blockchain Connect Conference Calls for Stronger Academic Approach to the Technology

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Blockchain technology needs a stronger academic approach. This is the key message of the organisers of the upcoming Blockchain Connect conference. The conference will take place in San Francisco on January 11, 2019. Until then, the organisers also opened a call for papers on the topic of blockchain technology.

Top Ten Gifts for a Bitcoin Lover from Society6

No idea what Christmas gift to get for the Bitcoin fanatic in your life? Here are the 10 best Bitcoin and Ethereum-themed products you can buy from artist marketplace Society6, according to us.