Karan Balwani

Karan is a writer who shares an undying passion for technology, books and pets. For the past 7 years, he has worked in Business Development and PR before discovering his love for the written word. He regularly posts on his blog (www.kbthewriter.wordpress.com) and is working on his debut novel.

Over $1 Billion Stolen From Crypto Exchanges So Far
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Over $1 Billion Stolen From Crypto Exchanges So Far

A recent report has revealed some shocking statistics. It shows that hackers have managed to steal up to $1 billion from cryptocurrency exchanges. The report was published by CipherTrace in 2017. It showed that hackers have been successful in stealing $266 million worth of digital currencies. In the nine months …

Sim Swapper Arrested Over $14 Million Heist
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Sim Swapper Arrested Over $14 Million Heist

Another incident of SIM swapping was foiled by a California task force. The authorities from the city of Oklahoma arrested a man who was a part of the hacking community, known mostly for “SIM swapping” incidents. The convict was accused of the theft of $14 million in cryptocurrencies in a …

Bitcoin Jesus Plans Crypto Exchange
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Bitcoin Jesus Plans Crypto Exchange

Roger Ver, often referred to as “Bitcoin Jesus” is looking to open his own cryptocurrency exchange. This nickname was given to him due to the fact that he was one of the first individuals to invest in Bitcoin. Ver currently serves as a CEO at Bitcoin.com. Ver came under a …

Stanford, MIT and Others Investing in Crypto
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Stanford, MIT and Others Investing in Crypto

It has been revealed that multiple universities in the United States have invested in cryptocurrency funds. This goes to show that an increasing number of organizations are showing their interest in the potential of cryptocurrencies. This news was first reported by The Information. It talked about the fact that world-renowned …

Crypto Adoption in Germany to Go Mainstream
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Crypto Adoption in Germany to Go Mainstream

A Swiss startup is aiming to make cryptocurrency ready for mass adoption. It intends to make cryptocurrencies as easy to use as PayPal. The mainstream media has had a love-hate relationship with cryptocurrencies. The biggest problem that cryptos have today according to CNBC is that cryptocurrencies are “a currency that …

Chinese Miner Arrested for Stealing Railway Power
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Chinese Miner Arrested for Stealing Railway Power

The Paper recently reported that a man from Datong, Shanxi, China was arrested and sentenced to three and a half years in prison. His crime was that he was stealing power from a nearby railway station to mine Bitcoin. The convict had reportedly started a Bitcoin mining farm and he …

HTMLCOIN Creates Birth Certificates on Blockchain | Coindelite News
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HTMLCOIN Creates Birth Certificates on Blockchain

HTMLCOIN is a hybrid crypto token which has integrated smart contracts into Bitcoin Core’s protocols. They have recently signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Kinasang’an Foundation Inc. (KSFI) for developing a platform that will store the data of newborn babies on its native blockchain. The native blockchain of HTMLCOIN …

Blockchain Based Food Tracking with IBM
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Blockchain Based Food Tracking with IBM

International Business Machines Corporation, commonly known as IBM Corp. is a technology giant which has been a pioneer in computing technology for decades. The company has recently launched a new platform called Food Trust. This platform will allow users to track food from across the globe. IBM had announced this …

Bitfinex Partners with HSBC
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Bitfinex Partners with HSBC

Larry Cermak is an ex-editor at Diar and head analyst at The Block. He reported on 6th October that Bitfinex, one of the leading exchanges in the world has partnered with HSBC. HSBC is a London-based bank with a valuation of $133 billion. Cermak said “Bitfinex is not banking with …

Fortnite Players Facing Crypto Malware
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Fortnite Players Facing Crypto Malware

Fortnite has gained a massive following in the past year. The game is available on all major platforms including Android, iOS, Sony PlayStation 4, Nintendo Switch, Microsoft Xbox One, Microsoft Windows and Apple macOS. The popularity of this multi-platform game can be measured by the fact that it has earned …