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.

BlackRock CEO Denies Company’s Interest in Cryptocurrency
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BlackRock CEO Denies Company’s Interest in Cryptocurrency

Larry Fink, the CEO of BlackRock spoke to Bloomberg, denying claims that the company is looking to add cryptocurrencies as a part of their trillion dollar investment portfolio. “I don’t believe any client has sought out crypto exposure. I’ve not heard from one client who says, ‘I need to be …

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Accenture Partners with Thales to Bring Blockchain to the Aerospace Industry

Accenture, the Dublin-based global consultancy firm has struck a partnership with Thales Group, a French multinational aerospace firm. As per the press release from July 16, 2018, this move was planned to integrate blockchain technology to the aircraft supply chain. The blockchain will be based n Hyperledger Fabric that will …

Cryptocurrency Malware Infects League of Legends
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Cryptocurrency Malware Infects League of Legends

League of Legends (LOL) is an online game which pits two teams of players against one another in an epic battle. The players can choose from an array of interesting characters. The game has generated over a billion dollars in revenue. Lestergozaga, a Reddit user discovered that the Coinhive malware …

GPU Prices Finally Gain Stability After an Year-Long Surge | Coindelite News
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GPU Prices Finally Gain Stability After an Year-Long Surge

GPU prices drop after being rising for almost a year. Since May 2017, there was a steep increase in the price of dedicated graphics cards. Surprisingly, this was not due to the rise in the number of game releases, but this was due to the general public’s interest in cryptocurrency. An …

Dark Web’s World Cup Gambling Ring Seized by Chinese Police
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Dark Web’s World Cup Gambling Ring Seized by Chinese Police

Chinese officials have shut down an online gambling ring on Thursday. The bets made on the matches used cryptocurrencies that included Bitcoin, Litecoin, and Ethereum. Over $1.5 billion had been accumulated through this scheme. Rather than betting, this scam allowed recruiters to profit off other members. The official statement by The …

Crypto.com announces The MCO Visa Card
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Crypto.com announces The MCO Visa Card

  Crypto.com is launching of a new Cryptocurrency enabled MCO Visa Card. This card will allow users to spend their cryptocurrency at more than 40 million locations worldwide, offering the same benefits as some of the best credit cards. To use this card, users will need to download their app which features a …

Robinhood, the trading app adds two new cryptocurrencies
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Robinhood, the trading app adds two new cryptocurrencies

Despite the recent slowdown faced by the cryptocurrency market, Robinhood has added Bitcoin Cash and Litecoin to its portfolio. The cryptocurrency market has faced severe crashes in recent times, Litecoin dropped by more than 64% to $77 while Bitcoin cash experienced a 72% dip, to $682 since the beginning of 2018. The …

Cryptocurrency Investors - A Prime Target for Hackers | Coindelite News
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Cryptocurrency Investors – A Prime Target for Hackers

  Cryptocurrency exchanges have boosted their overall security in the wake of cyber-attacks and scams. Cryptocurrencies collectively account for billions of dollars in the market. Starting with Bitcoin, other currencies have also received positive sentiments from investors. As the trading boom grows, a lot of new users are allocating funds …

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Mining Cryptocurrency at Home – The Challenges 

Mining cryptocurrencies used to be more straightforward. In the early days, you could mine hundreds of Bitcoins using an old Pentium 4 PC. As the mining complexity becomes difficult, more processing power is needed to mine coins. Before you start mining, here are some considerations: Initial Investment: The two most …

Bitmain to Become a Majority Stakeholder in Opera Internet Browser
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Bitmain to Become a Majority Stakeholder in Opera Internet Browser

Opera Ltd is the company behind the Opera and Opera mini browsers, which have garnered praise for impressive loading speeds and data-saving features. Opera was founded in 1994 in Norway when the internet we know today was still in its infancy. This browser was released on Microsoft Windows in 1996.  …