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What Happens If I Use Two-Factor Authentication and Lose My Phone?

What Happens If I Use Two-Factor Authentication and Lose My Phone?

Two-factor authentication is an essential security measure that uses your phone to help prevent unauthorized access to your account. It makes it harder to access your account if you lose your phone,
In a 130-page court filing, Kik claims the SEC’s lawsuit ‘twists’ the facts about its online token

In a 130-page court filing, Kik claims the SEC’s lawsuit ‘twists’ the facts about its online token

Kik Interactive has hit back at the Securities and Exchange Commission lawsuit that claims a $100 million token sale was illegal. The company, which owns Kik Messenger, filed a 130-page response today

Token, an Open Banking Platform, Raises $16.5M in Funding

Investors in Token include Opera Tech Ventures, the venture arm of BNP Paribas, Octopus Ventures, and EQT Ventures.

Blockstream’s Samson Mow Is Launching a Space Alien Gaming Token on Bitcoin

Bitcoin... in space? A company led by Blockstream CSO Samson Mow is looking to bridge the worlds of crypto and online gaming.

Qtum Lets Users Deploy a Full Blockchain Node on Google’s Cloud Platform

Qtum releases a new instant virtual machine service on Google's Cloud Platform.

Binance’s BNB Token Hits All-Time High in Bitcoin Value

BinanceCoin (BNB) has extended its recent gains to set a new all-time high in bitcoin-denominated value.

TCR Party: The #CryptoTwitter Popularity Contest Everyone’s Talking About

ConsenSys is experimenting with token models to see what could work for enterprise consulting clients.
BitTorrent unveils cryptocurrency so users can pay for faster download times

BitTorrent unveils cryptocurrency so users can pay for faster download times

File-sharing network BitTorrent announced its own cryptocurrency token that users can buy, sell, or trade to get faster download times.
The strange case of Hush: French cryptocurrency banking startup disappears after failed ICO

The strange case of Hush: French cryptocurrency banking startup disappears after failed ICO

While France's Hush was never the biggest cryptocurrency banking startup, its failed ICO and subsequent disappearance makes it a cautionary tale.

Layer1 wants to thrive in the age of the crypto crash

A year ago, crypto was reaching ever new highs, and I was talking about whether ICOs would supplant the VC funding round and warning about Kim Jong Un’s crypto trading operations. And then the world
Meet Santiago Siri, the Man With a Radical Plan for Blockchain Voting

Meet Santiago Siri, the Man With a Radical Plan for Blockchain Voting

A new movement says that crypto-voting can purify democracy—and eventually eliminate the need for governments altogether.
Two-Factor Text Authentication Isn't Enough to Keep Your Accounts Secure

Two-Factor Text Authentication Isn't Enough to Keep Your Accounts Secure

Just last week, Instagram confirmed reports that it’s modifying its two-factor authentication setup to allow users to log in with passcodes from security apps—like Google Authenticator. While this
HTC hopes collectible 'CryptoKitties' will ease your U12+ buyer's remorse

HTC hopes collectible 'CryptoKitties' will ease your U12+ buyer's remorse

It's no secret that HTC isn't doing too well these days. Between lackluster overall sales and the U12+'s lukewarm reception, the former OEM heavyweight is in a tight spot. Earlier this spring the
Block Stocks gains Swiss regulatory approval to launch its fundraising platform

Block Stocks gains Swiss regulatory approval to launch its fundraising platform

EXCLUSIVE: One of the more attractive uses of blockchain technology is the creation of new tokens to hold real assets. While we’ve seen a number of such tokens, regulatory compliance in the real world
If Russia wins the World Cup, blockchain startup Waves will give the team $1.5 million

If Russia wins the World Cup, blockchain startup Waves will give the team $1.5 million

EXCLUSIVE: The FIFA World Cup has reached the knockout stages, and there have already been a number of high-profile upsets. Football superpowers such as Germany (the current title holders), Argentina,
Hannibal Buress Is a Grown Man Who Plays Tag in a Movie, but Would He Play Tag With Kanye West?

Hannibal Buress Is a Grown Man Who Plays Tag in a Movie, but Would He Play Tag With Kanye West?

“I’m Hollywood?” Hannibal Buress asked me, completely puzzled as to why I’d be congratulating him on his latest movie role in Tag, where he plays Sable, the only black friend in a group of white dudes

For a glimpse of the future of money, go to Switzerland

What is money? There are the bills in your wallet and the coins in your pocket, of course. But many people now rarely carry physical…
Governments are cracking down on fake token sales

Governments are cracking down on fake token sales

From Howeycoin to a Chinese study that found 421 fake token sales, governments and researchers are finally shedding light on bad actors in the token sale space. Take, for example, Operation
Stablecoin TrueUSD passes $12 million in circulation in just 2 months

Stablecoin TrueUSD passes $12 million in circulation in just 2 months

EXCLUSIVE: “Stablecoins are the new black,” according to a number of well-known commenters in the cryptocurrency world. And there’s a reason for that. Whether it be Saga, SwissRealCoin, Havven, or a