DigitalNote is executing a Hard Fork

Anonymous and decentralized cryptocurrency DigitalNote is going to perform a Hard Fork on June 25 as a major network update
13 June 2018   620

DigitalNote platform will undergo a Hard Fork on June 25 at the block 668,946. The latest wallet client will be available on the project's Github (v1.0.15-beta will support the fork). Major pools and exchanges have been notified in advance to make the transition as smooth as possible.

The main features of the fork are as follows:

  • PoW algorithm update to CryptoNightV1 to maintain ASIC-resistance;
  • difficulty adjustment algorithm updated to Zawy's LWMA to address hash and timestamp attacks;
  • operational seed nodes;
  • 2 minute block target;
  • Payment Gate bug fix

More details about the upgrade are available here. DigitalNote is a fork of Bytecoin and provides anonymous and untraceable transactions of the base protocol with encrypted messages and blockchain deposits. Price-wise, DigitalNote indicators are as follows:

Average price 0.007312 USD
Market cap 50,505,082 USD
Volume (24H) 1,713,530 USD

Binance to Launch Crypto-Fiat Exchange at Jersey

The new exchange will feature BTC / GBP, ETH / GBP, BTC / EUR and ETH / EUR trading pairs
16 January 2019   72

Binance has opened a branch at Jersey island, targeting Europe and the UK. Its clients will be able to trade Bitcoin and Ethereum for the euro and the British pound. 

The new exchange will feature BTC / GBP, ETH / GBP, BTC / EUR and ETH / EUR trading pairs. To start trading, users must undergo KYC verification.

According to Binance CFO Ju Wei, bidding cryptocurrencies for fiat money will provide Europeans with new opportunities in the face of uncertainty with Brexit affecting the euro and the pound.

Wei also stressed that a strong legal framework makes Jersey one of the leaders in the development of blockchain technology.