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Google Finally Removes 2 Fake Cryptocurrency Wallets From the Play Store

TheMerkle ZNIU Android Malware Dirty COWThe recent cryptocurrency market surge has attracted a lot of attention. Not just because people are making good money, but also because criminals smell new opportunities to scam users. A new report by ESET confirms at least two fake cryptocurrency wallets were available for download on the Google Play Store. Both options are now removed, albeit they were available for far too long. Fake Cryptocurrency Wallets Remain a Problem As more and more people rely on mobile devices for their everyday activities, the financial aspect is also shifting to smartphones and tablets. This also means the demand for mobile apps

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4 Android-esque Alternatives Worth Keeping an eye on

TheMerkle Android Anti-emulation MalwareWhen it comes to mobile devices, two major operating systems are competing for traction. Both Android and iOS are commonly used on a global scale. Even though there is nothing wrong with Google’s popular mobile operating system, there are those users looking for viable alternatives which offer a user-friendly experience. The following operating systems all borrow aspects from Android, yet add their own twist. LineageOS Gains More Traction Ever since Android was turned into an open source repository for developers to tinker with, a few different iterations of Google’ popular OS have emerged. LineageOS is one of the operating systems

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Crescent Cash Users Can Now Send Bitcoin Cash Via Text Message

On May 15, the BCH-based and open source Android wallet Crescent Cash launched a new feature that allows people to send bitcoin cash through a text message. The SMS sending service added to the wallet is due to the latest open source API introduced by the crypto startup Cointext. Also read: Bitcoin Cash Protocol Successfully […]

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Samsung’s Budget Smartphones Will Reportedly Have Cryptocurrency and Blockchain Features

South Korean consumer electronics giant Samsung will reportedly add cryptocurrency and blockchain features to its budget smartphones

Coinbase-Backed Stablecoin Startup Reserve to Launch ‘Venmo Style App’ in Venezuela

A stablecoin-based, “Venmo style” payments app will be launched in Venezuela and Angola by Coinbase-backed startup Reserve

How to Use Bitcoin.com’s New Point-of-Sale Solution — Bitcoin Cash Merchant

Learn How to Use Bitcoin.com's New Point-of-Sale Solution — Bitcoin Cash MerchantDuring the third week of April, Bitcoin.com released a new point-of-sale (PoS) service called Bitcoin Cash Merchant for Android operating systems. The free platform allows any retail location to accept bitcoin cash (BCH) without registering an account. With the Bitcoin Cash Merchant platform, store owners can open their businesses to a new form of payment […]

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CoinMarketCap Launches Crypto Data Apps With Added Features

Cryptocurrency data provider CoinMarketCap has launched its first Android app and revamped its iOS product, adding new app-only features.

Simple Bitcoin Widget Gives You Crypto Prices on the Go

Simple Bitcoin Widget Updates You About Crypto PricesTraders and enthusiasts who wish to stay informed about cryptocurrency price movements need easy to use software that can do the job. Simple Bitcoin Widget is an open source application that pulls market data for popular coins from major trading platforms to update you on the go. Also read: How to Easily Find Businesses That […]

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Crescent Cash Becomes the Third BCH Light Client to Adopt Cash Accounts

Crescent Cash Becomes the Third BCH Light Client to Adopt Cash AccountsThere’s a new open source bitcoin cash (BCH) wallet called Crescent Cash which uses the Cash Accounts protocol by default. The new application was designed by the programmer Pokkst who built the wallet for simplicity by allowing BCH users to send funds to a specific username as opposed to a long alphanumeric address. Also read: […]

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Android Malware Targets Users of 32 Crypto Apps, Including Coinbase, BitPay

New strain of Trojan malware for Android phones is targeting global users of top crypto and bank apps

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