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Dead Altcoins: Telltale Signs of a Doomed Cryptocurrency

The big bear year of 2018 has battered all digital currencies leaving no survivors. The majority of them have lost over 80% since their peaks this time last year. Some have lost even more and developers have closed up shop leaving the altcoins to die a slow death. Research undertaken by crypto analyst Nic Carter looked at fifteen… Read More »

Cryptocurrency Winter Special: Two to HODL and One to FODL

This week provides another opportunity for a cryptocurrency HODL vs. FODL analysis. With Black Friday having just passed this is the perfect opportunity to do some shopping. Cryptocurrency Winter is Here BTC 00 having fallen more than 30% in the prior week has brought many cryptocurrencies lower with it. However, with a lower BTC comes cheaper cryptocurrencies. This… Read More »

Bittrex Delists Bitcoin Gold Amid Lack of Compensation Over 51% Attack

Bittrex, one of the planet’s largest cryptocurrency operators, has delisted BTG from its exchange after the Bitcoin Gold Organization declined to pay 12,372 BTG (about $265,000) to remain listed.The Seattle-based exchange required a compensation from the BTG team for negligence over the 51% attack in May that allowed hackers to steal more than 388,000 BTG. This was approximately… Read More »

Bittrex Waves Goodbye To Bitcoin Gold (BTG) After $18M Hack

The entirety of the cryptocurrency industry has indisputably had a dismal year, with prices collapsing by upwards of 70% across the board. But Bitcoin Gold (BTG) may take the cake when it comes to a cryptocurrency that has suffered the most in 2018. From day 1, Bitcoin Gold’s ethos was to be ASIC resistant, with the team behind the… Read More »

Cryptocurrency Market Update: Bitcoin Gold Performing on Sunday

FOMO MomentsMarkets are flat this Sunday; Altcoins still climbing include Bitcoin Gold, VeChain, ChainLink and TenX.Another pullback has occurred as markets failed to hold the $300 billion level. Most cryptocurrencies are in the red today as previous day’s gains are wiped out. Bitcoin has dropped half a percent on the day and is trading at $8,170. Over the… Read More »

Cryptocurrency Market Update: Ontology (ONT) and Bitcoin Gold (BTG) Leading the Rally

FOMO MomentsCurrent performing altcoins are Ontology, Dash, Bytecoin and Bitcoin Gold.As another week comes to an end in crypto land markets are down once again on the week. After hitting a weekly low of $242 billion markets have clawed back a little but are still very bearish.Bitcoin is up a meager 1.3% on the day to trade at… Read More »

51 Percent Attack: Hackers Steals $18 Million in Bitcoin Gold (BTG) Tokens

Osato Avan-Nomayo · May 26, 2018 · 3:00 am Murphy’s Law states that “whatever can go wrong, will go wrong.” For Bitcoin Gold (BTG), this epigram appears to be spot on as the network recently fell victim to the dreaded 51 percent attack. Forensic Analysis of the BTG hack On May 18, Edward Iskra, the BTG communications director… Read More »

Bitcoin Gold Responds to Recent Double Spend Attack

Advertisement Get exclusive analysis and cryptocurrency insights on Hacked.com for just $39 per month. The development team behind Bitcoin Gold has released an update on last week’s 51 percent attack, which the attacker weaponized through a double spend attack to steal funds from cryptocurrency exchanges. Published on Thursday, the update confirmed that the attacker had gained majority control… Read More »