Ripple published two white papers in hopes of improving the technology behind its platform.
Smartbtc is a centralized service that executes contracts until they are either fulfilled or they expire.
A T-Mobile complaint identified a New York City resident as the culprit for an interference in the network's 700MHz LTE band.
The hackers tried to keep resource usage low to avoid triggering suspicion, indicating the level of planning that have gone into the attack.
Blockchain forms part of the wider Distributed Ledger Technology and has so far not been regulated by any institution around the world.
These days, it's not just gamers who are getting less access to much-needed graphics hardware due to cryptocurrency miners hoarding equipment.
The hearing, “Beyond Bitcoin: Emerging Applications for Blockchain Technology,” will more than likely include a broad overview of blockchain.
The scientists attempted to connect the facility's supercomputer to the internet to run a cryptocurrency mining program, according to reports.