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Apple Notes Blockchain Guidelines in Recent SEC Filing

Tech giant Apple has mentioned its work in forming the Blockchain Guidelines of the Responsible Minerals Initiative (RMI) in a filing with the United States Security Exchange Commission (SEC). The document, entitled “Conflict Minerals Report” was published on Feb. 15.

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How SABRE Tech Can Stop Hackers From Splitting Bitcoin Into Two

If hackers felt like it, they could split bitcoin in two.

It wouldn’t even be that hard, according to research from 2017. Thanks to insecure technology underpinning the internet, someone with the right credentials could exploit the Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) by faking their identity and confusing the network into sending floods of data somewhere it shouldn’t.

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tZERO Is Live, But Volume Is Light and Its Token’s Price Is Down Sharply

tZERO is off to a slow start.

In the three weeks since the long-awaited launch of Overstock.com’s alternative trading system (ATS) for security tokens, activity has been light. According to traders in a dedicated Telegram chat, daily volume has fluctuated between 7,000 and 23,000 units of the platform’s own tZERO Preferred (TZROP) token – the sole listed asset for now. The company itself gave a slightly higher range: 9,000 and 35,000.

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Nvidia Says Crypto Drop-Off Helped Drive ‘Disappointing’ Fourth Quarter

U.S.-based graphics card maker Nvidia has said the downturn in sales to cryptocurrency miners drove a “disappointing” fourth quarter.

In its latest financial report, published Thursday, the firm said for Q4, ending Jan. 27, it made revenue of $2.21 billion, down 24 percent from $2.91 billion in the same quarter last year, and down 31 percent from $3.18 billion in the previous quarter.

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Bitcoin’s Sideways Drift Has Shifted Price Recovery Target to $3.7K

Bitcoin’s (BTC) six days in the doldrums has weakened the bull case in the short term, leaving a target of $3,700 for a resumed rally.

The leading cryptocurrency by market capitalization was expected to make a quick move to the psychological resistance of $4,000, having witnessed a falling wedge breakout last Friday on the back of strong volumes.

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