This Top Cryptocurrency Got 51% Attacked. Yet, It’s Up 19% And It’s a Problem

A researcher at the MIT Digital Currency Initiative discovered that Bitcoin Gold was 51 percent attacked on January 23. Yet, in the last 24 hours, the cryptocurrency has increased by 19 percent in price. In a report published on code repository GitHub, MIT DCI research assistant James Lovejoy said two seperate attacks were carried out on Bitcoin Gold blocks within a span two days. More attacks can happen and still, price of the cryptocurrency is up A 51 percent attack is quite possibly the most serious form of attack against…

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NBA Loses One of Its Favorite Sons After Kobe Bryant Killed in Helicopter Crash

Fans will remember him for his high-flying dunks, his tireless work ethic, his quest for excellence – the list could go on and on. As news of the horrible accident spread on social media, reactions poured in as people expressed their sadness and disbelief. The post NBA Loses One of Its Favorite Sons After Kobe Bryant Killed in Helicopter Crash appeared first on CCN.com

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Telegram Attacks Apple, Musk on Crypto, WEF Debrief: Hodler’s Digest, Jan 20–26

Coming every Sunday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week World Economic Forum debuts framework for central bank digital currency It was a c-c-c-cold week in Davos, but Cointelegraph’s reporters wrapped up warm to bring you all the news from the World Economic Forum. One particularly big announcement saw the WEF unveil a central bank…

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