Just a few days ago, the South Korean police detained a 22-year-old student who illegally mined crypto in college on about 30 computers. There have been quite a lot of cases of employees from various companies, scientific institutions and more have been using the local equipment for illegal crypto mining back in 2018. Now, 2019 … Continue reading "Illegal Bitcoin (BTC) And Monero (XMR) Mining: Student Busted For Mining Crypto On 30 College PCs Via Hidden Software"
There are various crypto-related predictions these days, and some of them seem a bit far-fetched, but you never know. During a brand new interview with Fox Business, billionaire Bitcoin investor Tim Draper said that investors are risking their money by keeping it in banks. When the man was asked to provide a timeline on when … Continue reading "Tim Draper Says Crypto Is Safer Than Fiat And In 5 Years Only Criminals Will Use Cash – Meanwhile, Monero (XMR) Is Becoming Cybercriminals’ Favorite Crypto"
Monero (XMR) price predictions are quite positive these days, despite the slow movements in the crypto market. XMR is currently trading in the green on CoinMarketCap. Monero (XMR) is the most popular privacy coin these days and its popularity is on the rise despite the negative news that’s been involving the coin’s name and messing with … Continue reading "Monero’s Six To Twelve-Month Target: XMR Can Reportedly Hit $60"
Monero (XMR) long-term outlook continues in a range-bound market, and $51.40 in the supply area has been this week’s high, while the $46.10 in the demand area was the low of the week. The crypto continues in the range. According to Cryptoexchangeguide “The formation of an inverted gravestone doji on February was a good signal … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Long-Term Price Prediction – Downward Momentum"
Monero has been mined again and this time a huge name is involved: Microsoft. A new report coming from Symantec revealed that eight cryptojacking apps had been removed from the Microsoft Store after they have been detected as being malicious back in January. Symantec believes the same bad actor is behind the apps They popped up … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Was Reportedly Mined By 8 Cryptojacking Apps In The Microsoft Store"
Monero (XMR)’s price seems to be in the bullish trend zone these days, within the range-bound levels of $40 and $55, according to crypto analysts. Back on January 10, the bears have broken below the 12-day EMA, the 26-day EMA and the coins fell into the bearish trend zone. XMR, in a bearish zone Then, … Continue reading "Monero Price Analysis: XMR/USD Short-Term Trend Looks Bearish"
One of Forbes’ latest articles presents Monero’s Riccardo Spagni’s views on XMR. Riccardo Spagni – aka FluffyPony on Crypto Twitter – tells author Leslie Ankney that XMR is not the best choice as an investment. Use XMR as a currency “Monero's probably not an investment. It's designed to be a currency, and in particular it's … Continue reading "Use Monero (XMR) As A Currency, Not An Investment, Riccardo Spagni Tells Forbes"
Monero (XMR), the most popular privacy-oriented coin has not been doing great back in 2018 when the bearish trend took over the crypto market all year long. As you know, all cryptos have been affected, and towards the end of the year, the whole crypto market crashed harder than ever and lost a lot of … Continue reading "Monero Price Prediction For 2019: XMR To Hit $638"
Monero (XMR) seems to be ready for the next hardfork. Ambcrypto revealed that the Monero team made the recent announcement and revealed that the hardfork would occur on block number 1788000 and it will take place on March 9, 2019. Moneromoo said on Twitter that the fork is coming and “CNv4 still not finalized, but … Continue reading "Monero (XMR)’s Upcoming Hardfork Scheduled For March Triggers Backlash"
Monero might soon have another hardfork. The most recent analysis from the past 40 days seems to be suggesting that Monero is dominated by ASIC mining once again. More precisely, it looks like 85% of the network hashrate is coming from specialized computer hardware. CryptoSlate writes that in a Medium analysis that has been performed … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) To Have Another Hardfork?"
The latest analysis from the past 40 days seems to be suggesting that Monero is dominated by ASIC mining once again. More precisely, it looks like 85% of the network hashrate is coming from specialized computer hardware. CryptoSlate writes that in a Medium analysis that has been performed by the pseudo-anonymous user called MoneroCrusher, the … Continue reading "85% Of The Monero (XMR) Network Is Reportedly Dominated By ASICs"
Monero (XMR) and Zcash (ZEC) are the most popular privacy-oriented coins. According to the Winklevoss twins, the founders of crypto exchange Gemini, people should go with ZEC instead of XMR, mainly because regulators hate it less. This is reportedly the main reason for which they preferred listing ZEC on Gemini and not XMR. Monero, potentially under … Continue reading "Zcash (ZEC) Deals With Potential Exploit Following Rumors On An “Imminent” Attack On Monero (XMR)"
This year, crypto experts foresee bulls hitting the crypto space and making crypto enthusiasts forget all about the bearish trend that kept the market as a prisoner throughout 2018. More than that, 2019 is also said to become the year of crypto mass adoption and, considering the latest achievements and developments that have been going on … Continue reading "Crypto Predictions For 2019: Tron (TRX), Monero (XMR), Cardano (ADA) And More Expected To Surge, Experts Say"
A recent thread on Reddit has been making the Monero community curious. It was reported by Hackrenoon’s Han Yoon that the Monero network is possibly showing signs of an imminent attack. Monero miners are witnessing a strange phenomenon It seems that while the cryptosphere and the whole blockchain world has been interested in all kinds … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Network Under Imminent Attack?"
The latest news places Monero (XMR) in the hacking spotlight again. The Outlaw group is currently conducting an active campaign which targets Linux systems in crypto mining attacks, reports ZDNet. The JASK Special Ops research team has revealed some more details of the attack which seems to have been focused on seizing infrastructure resources in … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Mining: Outlaw Shellbot Infects Linux Servers To Mine XMR"
Monero (XMR) finds itself in the spotlight once again. Now it seems that the privacy-oriented coin has become the top priority of the blockchain investigation company called Chainalysis, according to the latest reports coming from Unhashed. Chainalysis tracked Bitcoin transactions The online publication revealed that the investigation firm has initially become famous after it succeeded in … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Reportedly Becomes A Target For The Blockchain Investigation Company Chainalysis"
After the bearish 2018 when all the coins have fallen the hardest, potential investors are quite shy these days when it comes to investing in crypto. But some coins are really worth keeping an eye on, and two of them are definitely Monero (XMR) and Nano. They have some pretty outstanding features that make them … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) And Nano (NANO) Are Potential Candidates For A Bull Run"
After the bearish 2018, 2019 is expected to be the year of crypto mass adoption worldwide. Not only that the crypto market is expected to recover, but cryptos are predicted to become much easier to hold and use this year. There have been a lot of moves in the crypto space that are made towards … Continue reading "Crypto Adoption In Russia: 52 Crypto ATMs With Bitcoin (BTC), Ethereum (ETH), Litecoin (LTC), Monero (XMR) And More Cryptos"
The most famous privacy-oriented coin, Monero (XMR) is currently one of the top 8 coins by daily views on Wikipedia, says DataLight, a crypto data analytics platform. It seems that during the timeframe of December 24, 2-018 and January 24m, 2019 Monero managed to be ranked as the sixth most viewed coin on Wikipedia. Hackers and … Continue reading "Why Do Hackers Mine Monero (XMR)? Making XMR More Botnet-Resistant"
The crypto market may be still down, but this doesn’t mean that it’s completely out. As you know, over 2018, the total market cap of cryptos has fallen deeply, but the number of users is still growing. Despite the fact that investors don’t have too much trust these days, the moves that are taking place … Continue reading "Monero Price Prediction – Will The Privacy Token Experience Another Decline?"
Monero (XMR) is probably the most popular privacy coin out there are its popularity is on the rise despite the negative news that’s been involving the coin’s name and troubling its reputation. The token once belonged in the top 10 tokens on CoinMarketCap, but after the bearish market and the apocalyptic fall of crypto, currently, … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) Sits Among The Top Viewed Cryptos On Wikipedia With Bitcoin And XRP"
Litecoin core developers seem to become more interested in following the steps of privacy coins such as Monero (XMR) and Zcash (ZEC). When the Winklevoss twins were interviewed by Laura Shin for her Unchained podcast, the twins explained Gemini’s process when it comes to listing new cryptos on the exchange. The twins revealed that they chose … Continue reading "Litecoin (LTC) Could Become A Privacy Coin Like Monero (XMR) And Zcash (ZEC)"
Tron’s success and massive achievements are proving to naysayers that these days it’s not worth to be a hater. An interesting tweet says that Tron and BitTorrent token is basically Satoshi Nakamoto’s words come true. Last year, Tron’s founder and CEO bought BitTorrent. In a brand new interview with CNBC’s Crypto Trader, Tron’s founder and … Continue reading "Tron And BTT Are “Satoshi’s Words Come True”, While Monero (XMR) Is The Closest To The Initial Concept Behind Bitcoin"
The Winklevoss twins have been in the spotlight recently a lot, and they keep expressing their positive take on crypto and more specific crypto exchange regulations in New York. When they were interviewed by Laura Shin for her Unchained podcast, the twins explained Gemini’s process when it comes to listing new cryptos on the exchange. … Continue reading "Regulators Prefer Zcash (ZEC) Over Monero (XMR), Claim The Winklevoss Twins"
China’s Ministry of Industry and Information Technology has just released its ninth blockchain technology assessment index, rating the top cryptos according to the performance of their basic tech, creativity, and applicability. Top cryptos in China Crypto Ratings The government- rankings placed EOS in the number one spot. The list has expanded to 34 cryptos and … Continue reading "China Crypto Ratings Lists Top Cryptos According To Basic Tech, Creativity And Applicability: Bitcoin, EOS, Ripple’s XRP, Monero (XMR) And More"
The market seems to be unable to let go of the bearish trend that governed it throughout 2018. Prices are barely moving, and predictions, both lousy and positive, are floating around involving various digital assets. If you’re a novice investor, it’s probably extremely challenging to know which coin you should first add to your wallet … Continue reading "Monero (XMR), A Coin To Keep Your Eyes On For The Future"
Crypto mining saw a decline during the past year and finding a new coin to mint can be quite a challenging task. Usually, before you choose a new coin to mine, you should consider some important factors such as mining difficulty, recent price fluctuations of that specific coin, market cap, social media presence, the number … Continue reading "Monero (XMR) And Zcash (ZEC) – Best Coins To Mine In 2019"
The latest crypto news brings both hopeful announcements and not so positive ones. Here are the latest main events in the cryptosphere regarding Binance, Ripple, IOTA, and Monero. Binance Binance just launched an over the counter OTC trading service for institutional investors which supports more than 80 cryptos. OTC trades are usually pairing two parties that want … Continue reading "Crypto Latest News: Binance Launches OTC Trading Service, XRP Whale Surfaces, IOTA Scammer Arrested, And Monero (XMR) Drops Again"
Haven Protocol is a fork of the privacy-oriented token Monero (XMR), according to its whitepaper. The project’s main focus is to create an “ecosystem of multiple fully decentralized and private price-stable coins.” The project says about itself that it's a multi-currency “offshore” account and plans to achieve price stability. There have been some concerns from … Continue reading "Monero (XMR)’s Alleged Fork Haven Protocol Developers Address The Community’s Scam Concerns "
What is the Monero?
Created in 2014, Monero (which means “piece” in Esperanto) does not rely on Bitcoin code but on cryptonote technology. It is safer, ensures anonymity to its users. The amount of transactions is also impossible to see from the outside. Above all is scalable, which ensures that it can support the expected increase in the volume of transactions in the years to come.
The algorithm that manages Monero mining is also described as superior to that of Bitcoin by number of users. Since it allows individuals to mine without problems. Monero relies heavily on the community that supports it.