New Web App Scans GitHub For Secrets Like Crypto Keys And Passwords

[ad_1] A new web app, called “Shhgit”, will scan the web-based GitHub code repository and search for sensitive secrets, such as private crypto keys.Scanning for private crypto keys and passwordsOn Oct. 17, programmer and security expert Paul Price introduced his new tool, Shhgit. Shhgit scans for secrets across public code repositories that sometimes end up in the hands of bad actors and ultimately have the potential to cause significant data

Avalon Mining Rig Maker Canaan Files for $400M IPO on Nasdaq

[ad_1] Mining rig manufacturer Canaan has filed for an IPO with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission to raise $400 million on the Nasdaq Global Market. Prior to this filing, the company had also attempted to go public in Hong Kong and China. Credit Suisse and Citigroup are among its underwriters. Also read: 4 New High-Powered Bitcoin Miners Revealed Canaan Files for US IPO Canaan Inc., a holding company that

XRP Accounts for Over 50% Of All Crypto Transactions in Last 24 Hours

[ad_1] The number of daily XRP transactions is going through the roof, nearing an all-time high of 1.70 million.Daily transactions boom to 1.6 million According to the crypto data tracker BitInfoCharts, XRP’s daily transactions now account for more than 50% of all the cryptocurrency transactions during the last 24 hours. Ether (ETH) comes in second, while Bitcoin (BTC) and Bitcoin SV (BSV) settle for a shared third place.The last time XRP’s

Crypto Ranking Website CoinGecko Launches Derivatives Section

[ad_1] CoinGecko announced that it is launching its own cryptocurrency derivatives section.In a press release shared with Cointelegraph on Oct. 29, the data aggregator said that its new derivatives section will offer additional stats so users can track more than 100 derivatives products offered by over 20 derivatives exchanges.CoinGecko’s offering is the first of its kindAccording to CoinGecko, this offering is the first to provide “free, unimpeded access to vital

More Filthy Fiat: Two Dozen Central Banks Ramp up the Printing Presses

[ad_1] The global economy seems to be heading toward a financial crisis fueled by central planners that could devastate markets worldwide. This year onlookers are witnessing the largest synchronization of central banks printing massive amounts of fiat or participating in other forms of stimulus. The central banks’ easing policy hasn’t been this colossal in nearly two decades as the M1 money supply has touched an all-time high. Also read: Why

Startup Aims to List Bitcoin Product on Frankfurt, Luxembourg Exchanges

[ad_1] A German startup is attempting to list a Bitcoin (BTC) derivative product on the Frankfurt and Luxembourg stock exchanges.According to German business news daily Handelsblatt on Oct. 29, the startup Iconic has filed a prospectus for regulated trading of a Bitcoin exchange-traded note (ETN), which could become available as soon as the beginning of December 2019.  Iconic said that it will issue an ETN that will offer investors exposure to

DAI in a Visa Card, Tether Sees Use in E-Commerce

[ad_1] Ethereum-based decentralized stablecoin DAI is now spendable where VISA cards are accepted and leading stablecoin Tether (USDT) is seeing increasing use by e-commerce organizations.DAI now usable in E.U. storesAccording to a press release shared with Cointelegraph Oct. 29, collaborative financial platform 2Gether added DAI support to its platform. A spokesperson claimed that this is the first stablecoin added to the platform.As a result of the addition, 2Gether users can

Altcoins Prepare to Rally in the Shadow of Bitcoin’s Recent 42% Gain

[ad_1] Last week Bitcoin’s (BTC) price action surprised the majority of the market and traders are now looking closely at altcoins to spot similarities that might signal a new altcoin market cycle. Daily crypto market data. Source: Coin360As Bitcoin surged, China-based altcoins began to break out of their downtrend and showed some significant increases. For example, altcoins like NEO rallied 101% and Ontology (ONT) quickly gained 128%.Let’s have a look at

Why a VPN Is the First Layer You Should Pull On When Browsing the Web

[ad_1] Virtual private networks (VPNs) can be useful for all kinds of things, from streaming foreign sports to protecting your identity from heightened online surveillance. For cryptocurrency users, VPNs are particularly precious, providing access to exchanges that are geo-restricted, and enabling crypto activities to be completed on the web without leaving a privacy-betraying footprint. Also read: Stealth Miners on the BCH Network Attract Scrutiny The Rise of the VPN Virtual

How to Buy Bitcoin with Coinbase in 2019?

[ad_1] In today’s article, we will be offering a step-by-step guide on how to buy bitcoin with Coinbase. Coinbase is a well-known exchange based in San Francisco, California, which was launched in 2012 by Brian Armstrong and Fred Ehrsam to cater fiat to crypto and crypto to fiat conversions. The exchange supports the buying, trading, and […] The post How to Buy Bitcoin with Coinbase in 2019? appeared first on