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  • Jack Dorsey Tells Elon Musk: Bitcoin Has 'Irreverence' Factor Going For It Just As Much As Dogecoin July 22, 2021 3:45 am Benzinga Twitter Inc (NYSE:TWTR) and Square Inc (NYSE:SQ) CEO Jack Dorsey told Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk that Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) matches Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) when it comes to “irreverence.” What Happened: Dorsey was responding to Musk’s …
  • Ark Buys More Coinbase As Cathie Wood Speaks At Bitcoin Conference; Also Loads Up On DraftKings, Zoom July 22, 2021 3:45 am Benzinga Cathie Wood-led Ark Investment Management on Wednesday snapped up 76,562 shares, estimated to be worth about $17.67 million, in Coinbase Global Inc (NASDAQ:COIN) as the popular investor spoke at the highly anticipated "The B Word" conference. …
  • Finder Panelists Bullish on Bitcoin’s Future July 22, 2021 3:31 am Crowdfund Insider July 21, 2021 @ 9:08 pm By Tony Zerucha More than half (54 percent) of panelists in Finder’s latest Bitcoin Price Predictions Report believe Bitcoin will overtake fiat as the dominant form of global finance by 2050, with 29 percent believing it will happen …
  • British man arrested in Spain for 2020 celebrity Twitter hack July 22, 2021 3:31 am SiliconANGLE Police in Spain arrested a British man today in relation to the hacking of celebrity accounts on Twitter Inc. in 2020. Joseph James O’Connor, 22, was arrested in Estepona, Spain, by Spanish National Police pursuant to a U.S. request on multiple charges …
  • Saudi Aramco confirms data leak after reported cyber ransom July 22, 2021 2:38 am Mint “Aramco recently became aware of the indirect release of a limited amount of company data which was held by third-party contractors," the Middle Eastern oil major said Wednesday in an email. “We confirm that the release of data was not due to a breach …
  • Bitcoin, Etheruem, Dogecoin See Major Rebound Amid Elon Musk 'B Word' Appearance But Minor Altcoins Are Still King July 22, 2021 2:37 am Benzinga Major cryptocurrencies shot past key levels on Wednesday night as the global cryptocurrency market cap spiked 9.55% to $1.32 trillion. What Happened: The rally in cryptocurrencies came after an appearance of Tesla Inc (NASDAQ:TSLA) CEO Elon Musk at The B …
  • Blockstream Simplifies Lightning with On-Demand Node... July 22, 2021 2:29 am SF Gate - California Greenlight is an all-in-one service that allows users to set up a Lightning node using Blockstream’s cloud infrastructure while maintaining total control over their funds. The private keys, required to sign both on-chain and off-chain transactions, never …
  • A Blockchain Art Show? July 22, 2021 2:05 am Scoop Thursday, 22 July 2021, 11:47 am Press Release: ACN Newswire US, July 22, 2021 - (ACN Newswire) - The Government Blockchain Association (GBA) will host an Art Show during Government Blockchain Week, (9/27-10/02,2021), in Washington DC. All …
  • E-commerce draft policy & recommended changes July 22, 2021 1:10 am Economic Times Earlier this month, online retailers had raised concerns about the draft e-commerce rules with government officials and sought more time to suggest changes. As the deadline to submit feedback comes to an end, we bring you all the suggestions given by …
  • Elon Musk Says He Personally Owns Bitcoin---and So Does SpaceX July 22, 2021 12:57 am Wall Street Journal Tesla Inc. Chief Executive Elon Musk said Wednesday that he and his rocket company, SpaceX, hold bitcoin, a cryptocurrency he generally supports despite having concerns about its environmental impacts. Tesla disclosed a $1.5 billion investment in bitcoin …
  • Tesla likely to start accepting bitcoin as payment again, says Elon Musk July 22, 2021 12:44 am The Guardian Tesla will most likely restart accepting bitcoin as payment once it conducts due diligence on the amount of renewable energy used to mine the currency, the founder and boss of the electric carmaker, Elon Musk, has said. Musk sent the price of bitcoin into …
  • Bitcoin miner killed in grisly accident July 22, 2021 12:40 am News.com.au A desperate bitcoin miner was electrocuted while trying to power up his computer to collect more cryptocurrency. Danai Makmek, 26, was restless after his sprawling crypto mining machine cut out and the hard drive would not turn back on in Thailand on …
  • Bitcoin and crypto’s ‘Elon Musk problem’ July 22, 2021 12:29 am KIFI Local News 8 - Idaho By Clare Duffy, CNN Business Tesla founder Elon Musk is one of the loudest voices in the cryptocurrency world. He frequently uses his massive platform on Twitter to post about various digital assets, and often causes wild swings in their prices, leading …
  • IRS warns taxpayers about Child Tax Credit scams as payments reach households July 22, 2021 12:25 am Fox News 'Wall Street' columnist Bill McGurn tells 'Fox Business Tonight' the tax credit is 'a bad precedent' for families The IRS is warning taxpayers about a growing number of scams related to Child Tax Credit payments, which the agency …
  • Bitcoin up 8 per cent as Elon Musk says Tesla will ‘likely’ accept currency again July 22, 2021 12:15 am The Independent Bitcoin’s price jumped by eight per cent as Elon Musk said Tesla was “likely” to accept the cryptocurrency again. The entrepreneur announced in May that his electric vehicle company was suspending the use of Bitcoin to buy its cars out of a concern over …
  • Oil giant Saudi Aramco facing $70 million cyber extortion over leaked data July 22, 2021 12:15 am The New Zeland Herald BusinessUpdated 21 Jul, 2021 09:00 PM2 minutes to read A Saudi Aramco engineer monitors the central control room of the Khurais oil field, 150 kilometers east-northeast of Riyadh, Saudi Arabia. Photo / APA Saudi Aramco engineer monitors the central …
  • Digital 'market coins' aim to help Halifax families struggling with food costs July 21, 2021 11:47 pm CBC/Radio-Canada A new community food market in north-end Halifax is using a digital currency-inspired idea to help families struggling with the costs of fresh food.  The Community Fair Food Market is the newest initiative from Hope Blooms, a youth-led non-profit …
  • ASX set to gain after Wall Street climbs for a second day in a row July 21, 2021 11:42 pm ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) Australian shares are expected to open higher after a strong day on Wall Street boosted by corporate earnings.  Key points: The ASX is set to gain afters stocks rally for the second day on Wall Street European rallies also had a strong trading day  Bitcoin …
  • Man arrested over 2020 Twitter bitcoin scam that targeted Elon Musk, Kim Kardashian and Barack Obama July 21, 2021 11:42 pm ABC (Australian Broadcasting Corporation) A 22-year-old British citizen has been arrested in Spain in connection over a July 2020 Twitter hack which compromised the accounts of high-profile politicians and celebrities, the US Justice Department said. Key points: The 22-year-old has been charged …
  • Bitcoin surges 8 percent to $32K as crypto markets recover from selloff July 21, 2021 11:41 pm New York Post Bitcoin surged more than 8 percent to trade above $32,000 on Wednesday, as the world’s most popular cryptocurrency rebounded from a brutal rout a day earlier. As of 1 p.m. on Wednesday, Bitcoin was trading at $32,064 — an 8.3 percent increase over the past …
  • Elon Musk says Tesla will ‘most likely’ start accepting bitcoin again July 21, 2021 11:41 pm New York Post Elon Musk on Wednesday said Tesla will “most likely” start accepting bitcoin again as more renewable energy is being used to mine the digital currency.  Tesla first started accepting bitcoin as payment for its electric cars in March, but discontinued the …
  • ASX set to jump as Wall Street bounces; Musk helps fuel bitcoin surge July 21, 2021 11:20 pm The Sydney Morning Herald Musk said bitcoin mining is “shifting towards renewable energy” and his company will likely resume accepting the cryptocurrency as payment for its electric cars. The largest digital currency rose more than 8 per cent to about $US32,270 in mid-afternoon in …
  • Elon Musk, Jack Dorsey talk future of Bitcoin and cryptocurrency July 21, 2021 11:18 pm Cnet Jack and Elon talk shop about Bitcoin. B Word Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey spoke at length about the future of Bitcoin on Wednesday, praising the cryptocurrency and its potential to change more than just monetary systems. Of course, Musk …
  • Privacy concerns as EU seeks to regulate cryptocurrencies July 21, 2021 11:08 pm Irish Times At first glance, a proposal by the European Commission to end anonymity in cryptocurrency transactions is confusing. How can one enforce a requirement to identify senders and receivers in a peer-to-peer system that has pseudonymity built in? And isn’t such …
  • New Zealand’s Quiet Success Story: Cryptocurrency Retailer Easy Crypto Nears $1 Billion In Sales July 21, 2021 11:06 pm Scoop Thursday, 22 July 2021, 9:40 am Press Release: Easy Crypto  Janine Grainger jokes that her company is one of New Zealand’s fastest growing, biggest businesses that no one has ever heard of. She’s not really joking though. Just three years after launching, …
  • Tesla Head Elon Musk Says Electric Carmaker Will Likely Accept Bitcoin Again July 21, 2021 11:05 pm Sputnik International Business 22:24 GMT 21.07.2021Get short URL WASHINGTON (Sputnik) - Tesla will likely begin accepting again Bitcoin as a payment method for the electric cars it sells, Chief Executive Elon Musk said but added that he was awaiting due diligence on the amount …
  • Elon Musk says he's invested in bitcoin and wants to 'see it succeed' July 21, 2021 10:48 pm CNN But on Wednesday, Musk aimed to clarify that he's both a crypto investor and supporter. But, ultimately, Musk said at the event that his financial success is partly tied up with the performance of such digital currencies. And in Musk fashion, he …
  • Fintech Focus For July 22, 2021 July 21, 2021 10:48 pm Benzinga Quote To Start The Day: “Know thy self, know thy enemy. A thousand battles, a thousand victories.” Source: Sun Tzu One Big Thing In Fintech: Adena Friedman, president and chief executive of Nasdaq, says the firm sees a huge opportunity from spinning out …
  • Can Bitcoin Bring World Peace? Jack Dorsey Hopes So July 21, 2021 10:48 pm Benzinga Jack Dorsey was one of the featured speakers at The B Word Conference Wednesday. He spoke of how the two companies he founded will use Bitcoin (CRYPTO: BTC) and also his grand ambitions for the cryptocurrency. Dorsey was featured at the event with Ark …
  • Tesla may accept Bitcoin again July 21, 2021 10:48 pm News (South Africa) Elon Musk, the billionaire head of Tesla Inc., said Bitcoin mining is “shifting towards renewable energy” and his company will likely resume accepting the cryptocurrency as payment for its electric cars. Tesla suspended purchases using Bitcoin in May on …
  • Alabama regulatory agency moves to ban cryptocurrency company's sales July 21, 2021 10:36 pm CBS 42 - Alabama MONTGOMERY, Ala. (WIAT) — The Alabama Securities Commission (ASC) has made a first step towards banning a cryptocurrency company from selling in the state. According to a press release from the ASC, Director Joseph Borg announced Wednesday that he has …
  • Saudi Aramco Confirms $50MM Cyber Ransom Demand July 21, 2021 10:20 pm Rigzone (Bloomberg) -- Saudi Aramco confirmed that some company files were leaked after hackers reportedly demanded a $50 million ransom from the world’s most-valuable oil producer. “Aramco recently became aware of the indirect release of a limited amount of …
  • Elon Musk says Tesla will eventually allow car buyers to pay in Bitcoin again July 21, 2021 10:07 pm Daily Mail After pausing purchases with Bitcoin earlier this year, Tesla CEO Elon Musk reiterated on Wednesday that the electric vehicle maker may start allowing car buyers to pay with the cryptocurrency once the tech exec is more comfortable with its energy usage. …
  • ‘Blockchain light’ may help Army ensure data trustworthiness July 21, 2021 9:56 pm Government Computer News ‘Blockchain light’ may help Army ensure data trustworthiness By Lauren Williams Jul 21, 2021 To make it easier for warfighters and commanders to trust the data they receive, the Army is testing a customized “blockchain-light” technology that helps verify …
  • Elon Musk reveals SpaceX owns bitcoin and has no plans to sell July 21, 2021 9:46 pm The Independent Elon Musk has revealed that SpaceX has invested its cash reserves in bitcoin, following on from Tesla’s announcement earlier this year that it bought $1.5 billion of the cryptocurrency. Speaking at The ₿ Word conference on Wednesday alongside Twitter CEO …
  • Elon Musk owns these 3 cryptocurrencies July 21, 2021 9:41 pm Fox News Bitwise Asset Management CIO Matt Hougan argues the current 'pause' in the crypto market is driven by 'some uncertainty on how regulations are going to develop over the next three to six months.'  Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Tuesday said the …
  • Elon Musk Discusses His Bitcoin Approach in Webinar With Jack Dorsey July 21, 2021 9:26 pm The New York Observer Elon Musk was recently voted “the most hated person in crypto” on Twitter for driving wild price swings in Bitcoin with his infamously unpredictable tweets. But the billionaire, who reportedly owns a large portfolio of cryptocurrencies, says volatility …
  • McCarthy: January 6 select committee 'has lost all legitimacy' July 21, 2021 9:25 pm NBC News WASHINGTON — Police in Spain arrested a British man Wednesday on U.S. charges accusing him of hacking the Twitter accounts of several prominent Americans and a foreign leader last year. The Justice Department said 22-year-old Joseph O'Connor was …
  • British man arrested in Spain over high-profile Twitter hack July 21, 2021 9:23 pm Euronews A British man has been arrested in Spain on suspicion of hacking some 130 celebrities' Twitter accounts last summer. Joseph O'Connor was arrested in the Spanish coastal resort town of Estepona on an international arrest warrant, the U.S. Department …
  • British man arrested in Spain for Twitter hack July 21, 2021 9:21 pm Deutsche Welle Spanish authorities on Wednesday arrested a British man for taking part in the July 2020 Twitter hack that tried to blackmail prominent politicians and celebrities. Apart from the Twitter scam, the 22-year-old, who lives in Estepona, Spain, is facing …
  • Saudi Aramco confirms data leak after reports of cyber ransom July 21, 2021 9:18 pm News (South Africa) The world’s most valuable oil producer said files were leaked on the heels of reports that hackers demanded a $50m ransom. Saudi Aramco confirmed that some company files were leaked after hackers reportedly demanded a $50 million ransom from the world’s …
  • BIGG Digital Assets, Owner of Netcoins and Blockchain Intelligence Group, Reports Solid Q2 2021 July 21, 2021 9:16 pm Crowdfund Insider July 21, 2021 @ 12:04 pm By Omar Faridi BIGG Digital Assets Inc. (CSE: BIGG; OTCQX: BBKCF; WKN: A2PS9W), owner of Netcoins, the online digital currency brokerage that “makes it easy for Canadians to buy, sell, and understand cryptocurrency,” and owner of …
  • SAI Released the 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Sustainable Development Report July 21, 2021 8:51 pm Kingston Whig Standard Breadcrumb Trail Links Newsfile Author of the article:   Article content Beijing, China–(Newsfile Corp. – July 21, 2021) – SAI’s Future First strategy aligns the Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) initiatives to the material issues that impact its …
  • Are we meme-ing too much? How images became a key communication tool July 21, 2021 8:49 pm Doha News From Pepe the frog to the the Suez Canal, memes have developed over the past decade to become an integral part of our daily conversations. You probably use them as a conversation starter, a sarcastic response to WhatsApp messages or even to express a …
  • Apple guru Steve Jobs’ first ever job application up for auction, IRL and in NFT July 21, 2021 8:48 pm Evening Standard Steve Jobs' first job application will go under the hammer from today in a world-first auction that will see the typewritten paper document sold at the same time - and with the same starting price - as a digital-only version. The Apple co-founder, who …
  • Digital-only Cryptocurrency Artwork Predicted To Sell For US$270,000+ July 21, 2021 8:20 pm Scoop July 21 2021 A digital artwork that only exists as a high-resolution file by British artist Adrian Chesterman, and which showcases the parallel between traditional money and cryptocurrencies like Bitcoin, is expected to surpass its reservation price of $ …
  • EU Wants To Ban Anonymous Crypto Wallets In An Effort To Counter Money Laundering And Terrorism July 21, 2021 8:11 pm Benzinga The European Union (EU) has proposed banning anonymous cryptocurrency wallets as part of a new set of amendments to counter money laundering and terrorism. What Happened: One of the four legislative proposals introduced on Tuesday proposed a revision of …
  • UCASU believes costs to fully refurbish landmark property will be lower-than-estimated July 21, 2021 8:07 pm GuruFocus.com ATLANTA, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- UC Asset LP (OTCQX: UCASU) management believes that full restoration of the historical landmark Rufus Rose House in Atlanta, GA will require a budget lower than previously estimated. This conclusion was …
  • IRS warns of Child Tax Credit related scams July 21, 2021 8:07 pm WJET 24 - Pennsylvania Posted: Jul 21, 2021 / 03:52 PM EDT / Updated: Jul 21, 2021 / 03:52 PM EDT fraud police lights money financial scam arrest generic (NEWS10)- The Internal Revenue Service (IRS) is warning taxpayers about scammers using Child Tax Credit-related …
  • Baby Doge Defies All Bear Market Odds: Coin Price Is Up 82% In A Day July 21, 2021 7:51 pm Benzinga Baby Doge Coin (CRYPTO: BabyDoge) is reaching for the moon today after yesterday's market-defying takeoff, which left the crypto market in the dust. What Happened: According to CoinMarketCap data, Baby Doge Coin's price grew by nearly 82% today …
  • Socios.com Replaces Pirelli As Front-Jersey Sponsor Of Serie A Champions Inter Milan July 21, 2021 7:44 pm Forbes COMO, ITALY - JULY 20: Milan Skriniar of FC Internazionale and Stefan De Vrij of FC Internazionale ... [+] poses for a portrait with the new home jersey with the main sponsor socios.com at Appiano Gentile on July 20, 2021 in Como, Italy. (Photo by Mattia …
  • Elon Musk Still A Bitcoin ‘Supporter’: ‘I Own Bitcoin, Tesla Owns Bitcoin, SpaceX Owns Bitcoin’ July 21, 2021 7:44 pm Forbes Topline Despite his recent criticisms of the cryptocurrency, Tesla billionaire Elon Musk on Wednesday emphasized he is still a “supporter” of Bitcoin, and confirmed that he and both his companies—SpaceX and Tesla—own some, though reiterated his …
  • Cops bust British man for 2020 Twitter hack of Biden, Obama, Musk accounts July 21, 2021 7:29 pm New York Post Spanish cops arrested a British man in Spain on Wednesday in connection with the 2020 hacking of hundreds of prominent Twitter accounts — including those of President Biden, former President Barack Obama, Tesla CEO Elon Musk and Microsoft founder Bill …
  • Briton arrested over high-profile Twitter account hacks July 21, 2021 7:17 pm The Guardian A 22-year-old British citizen has been arrested in Spain in connection with a July 2020 Twitter hack that compromised the accounts of high-profile politicians and celebrities, the US Justice Department said on Wednesday. It named the British man as Joseph …
  • Bitwise cryptocurrency index fund CIO predicts ‘next major’ bull run with 'positive' regulation July 21, 2021 6:58 pm Fox News Bitwise Asset Management CIO Matt Hougan argues the current 'pause' in the crypto market is driven by 'some uncertainty on how regulations are going to develop over the next three to six months.'  Matt Hougan, chief investment officer at  …
  • 3 Fintech Stocks Wall Street Predicts Will Rally by More Than 40% July 21, 2021 6:56 pm Investing.com As more advanced technologies and innovative solutions find application in the financial sector, the fintech market could keep growing quickly in the coming months thanks to increasing digital transactions. So, we think it could be wise to invest in …
  • Ethereum price shoots above $2k after Elon Musk reveals he personally invested in bitcoin rival July 21, 2021 6:46 pm The Independent The price of Ethereum (ether) has shot up after Elon Musk revealed that he personally invested in the cryptocurrency. The technology billionaire was speaking at The ₿ Word conference on Wednesday, alongside Twitter CEO and prominent crypto advocate Jack …
  • 5 Things You Might Not Know About Dogecoin Co-Creator Billy Markus July 21, 2021 6:19 pm Benzinga Dogecoin (CRYPTO: DOGE) has been one of the most talked-about cryptocurrencies and storylines in the investing world of 2012. Co-creator Billy Markus, who goes by Shibetoshi Nakamoto on Twitter, has been active with engaging with fans and sharing stories …
  • U.K. man arrested for July 2020 Twitter hack of Joe Biden, others July 21, 2021 6:03 pm MSNBC Police in Spain arrested a British man Wednesday on U.S. charges accusing him of hacking the Twitter accounts of several prominent Americans a year ago. The Justice Department said 22-year-old Joseph O'Connor was arrested in Estepona, Spain, after U.S. …
  • British suspect in huge Twitter hack and Bitcoin scam last year is arrested in Spain July 21, 2021 6:01 pm Daily Mail British suspect in huge Twitter hack last year that saw celebrity and politicians’ accounts taken over for Bitcoin scam is arrested in Spain Alleged hacker Joseph O'Connor, 22, is known by the name 'PlugWalkJoe' online He faces multiple charges …
  • South Korea tables law to remove app stores' in-app purchase monopolies July 21, 2021 5:57 pm The Register A former ad exec is trying to make some cash history by pitting two copies of a job application penned by Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in 1973 against each other at auction – one the original physical copy, and the other a cryptocurrency-backed non-fungible …
  • Bitcoin Retakes $31K as Traditional Markets See Risk Reset, BNY Mellon Makes Crypto Push July 21, 2021 5:56 pm Auto Manufacturers Bitcoin has climbed above $31,000 alongside gains in global equity markets and fresh evidence of growing demand for cryptocurrency from traditional market participants. However, it may be too early to call a trend reversal higher. The biggest …
  • Former ad exec sticks Steve Jobs' 1973 job application in a scanner for physical-versus-digital NFT auction July 21, 2021 5:55 pm The Register A former ad exec is trying to make some cash history by pitting two copies of a job application penned by Apple co-founder Steve Jobs in 1973 against each other at auction – one the original physical copy, and the other a cryptocurrency-backed non-fungible …
  • As Yellen Calls for Stablecoin Regulation, Crypto Markets Fall July 21, 2021 5:39 pm ETF Trends The Treasury Department has its eyes on stablecoins.  Top regulators met Monday at a President’s Working Group on Financial Markets, convened by Treasury Secretary Yellen, to discuss stablecoins, according to a press release about the meeting.  The group …
  • Inter change kit sponsor for first time in 26 years as Socios replaces iconic Pirelli July 21, 2021 5:33 pm Goal Inter have announced online fan token creator Socios will be their new main kit sponsor for the 2021-22 season after 26 years with Pirelli written across their chests. As far as recognisable kits over the past few decades, few come close to the striped …
  • Scammers already targeting the Child Tax Credit; how to keep your personal information safe July 21, 2021 5:28 pm WGHP Fox 8 - North Carolina CHARLOTTE, N.C. (WGHP) — The IRS’s criminal investigation division is warning taxpayers about scams relating to the Child Tax Credit payments. Be on the lookout for a variety of phonecalls, e-mails, text messages and social media scams targeted people …
  • UK Citizen Arrested in Spain Over 2020 Twitter Hack - US Justice Department July 21, 2021 5:14 pm Sputnik International Europe 14:22 GMT 21.07.2021(updated 15:05 GMT 21.07.2021) Get short URL The 2020 cyberattack that compromised the accounts of high-profile politicians, celebrities, and corporations has now been linked to a 22-year-old British citizen. British man Joseph O …
  • Child Tax Credit scams: IRS warns of thieves trying to steal money and personal information July 21, 2021 5:07 pm ABC 7 Chicago - Illinois Less than a week after child tax credit payments began hitting American families' bank accounts, the IRS is already warning about potential thieves looking to steal the money. The agency said there are multiple tactics scammers are using through phone, …
  • Steve Jobs' 1973 application to be auctioned in original format AND as an NFT July 21, 2021 4:58 pm City A.M. Steve Jobs’ hand-written 1973 job application is set to challenge the traditional perceptions of value in a landmark auction that may prove the acid test for the NFT (Non-Fungible Token) market. The world-first auction format will pit the digital version …
  • Robinhood IPO Is No Giveaway July 21, 2021 4:45 pm Wall Street Journal Robinhood Markets likes to give away free shares to attract new customers. Its public offering to investors is a different matter. The offering bears some similarity to recent IPOs such as Coinbase Global and Rocket Cos., which made their debut in the …
  • TCG and Andreessen Horowitz Invest in Startup Behind Virtual Horse Racing Platform July 21, 2021 4:44 pm Wall Street Journal Virtually Human Studio, the startup behind digital horse racing service Zed Run, has raised $20 million in financing, highlighting investors’ appetite for companies exploring the intersection of entertainment, gaming and the so-called nonfungible token …
  • Strength in Numbers: Arts Calendar July 22 – 28 July 21, 2021 4:41 pm LA Weekly Installations by Sadie Barnette at two museums, an innovative Bill T. Jones dance documentary, several ambitious and thematic summer gallery group exhibitions, bilingual poetry, a new Sanford Biggers show and conversation at CAAM, and weirdly but also …
  • American Express Stock To Top The Revenues Estimates In Q2? July 21, 2021 4:21 pm Trefis American Express (NYSE: AXP) is scheduled to report its fiscal Q2 2021 results on Friday, July 23. We expect American Express to top the consensus estimates for revenues, while the earnings are likely to remain below expectations. The company reported …
  • Crypto miner Core Scientific to go public via US$4.3 billion SPAC deal July 21, 2021 3:55 pm Channel News Asia NEW YORK: Core Scientific Holding said on Wednesday it would go public through a merger with a blank-check company backed by BlackRock, in a deal that values the cryptocurrency miner at US$4.3 billion. The deal with Power & Digital Infrastructure …
  • IndyTech: The Independent launches a free weekly technology newsletter July 21, 2021 3:42 pm The Independent Will cryptocurrency save the world from financial ruin, or speed it up? Can renewable energy and battery technology hold back the climate crisis? How are billionaires such as Elon Musk looking to take us to space and onto other planets – and should they? …
  • EU’s new crypto law will ban anonymous wallets and force senders to hand over names and addresses July 21, 2021 3:42 pm The Independent Companies that transfer bitcoin or other cryptocurrencies will be required to retain information about the sender and recipient of the digital funds in order to stop it being used in crimes under a new EU rule. A new law proposed by the European Commission …
  • Cryptocurrency: Helpful Tips for Beginners In Bitcoin Trading July 21, 2021 3:29 pm The Herald Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now. Subscribe Who doesn’t want to make profits? Bitcoin’s growth in the last couple of years has resulted in a vast majority of traders shifting towards the crypto world. It is true that there is a …
  • Can you make a living through trading online? July 21, 2021 3:29 pm The Herald Get real time updates directly on you device, subscribe now. Subscribe Whether you’re interested in cryptocurrency or not, the glamorous lifestyle of successful crypto investors will surely intrigue you for trading cryptocurrency. From buying the most …
  • Saudi Aramco facing $50M cyber extortion over leaked data July 21, 2021 3:28 pm The Republic - Indiana DUBAI, United Arab Emirates — Saudi Arabia’s state oil giant acknowledged Wednesday that leaked data from the company — files now apparently being used in a cyber-extortion attempt involving a $50 million ransom demand — likely came from one of its …
  • The EU is making Bitcoin traceable, closing crypto loophole July 21, 2021 3:06 pm Euronews Cryptocurrency exchanges could be forced to collect the details of people sending and receiving crypto under new rules proposed by the European Commission. The EU's executive branch announced the potential change on Tuesday as part of a package of …
  • Ground X Unveils Digital Art Marketplace 'Klip Drops,' Auction Begins July 28 July 21, 2021 2:48 pm GuruFocus.com SEOUL, South Korea, July 21, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Ground X, the developer of the public blockchain platform Klaytn today launched 'Klip Drops,' a mobile-first digital art platform and marketplace, natively integrated into its digital asset …
  • Mawson Infrastructure Group Inc. Announces Update on ASIC Bitcoin Mining Hardware Deliveries and Future Deployment July 21, 2021 2:25 pm Tradingcharts.com SYDNEY, July 21, 2021 (BUSINESS WIRE) -- Mawson Infrastructure Group Inc. (OTCQB:MIGI) ("Mawson"), a digital infrastructure provider with diversified operations across bitcoin mining and digital asset management, announces it has taken delivery …
  • Global StableCoin As a Service (SCaaS) Blockchain Market is estimated to be US$ 920.1 million by 2029 with a CAGR of 18.9% during the forecast period - by PMI July 21, 2021 2:05 pm EIN Presswire Covina, CA, July 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The Global StableCoin As a Service (SCaaS) Blockchain Market accounted for US$ 153.4 million in 2019 and is estimated to be US$ 920.1 million by 2029 and is anticipated to register a CAGR of 18.9%. A highly …
  • Global startup funding spikes 157% in Q2 surpassing a record $150 billion July 21, 2021 1:55 pm M2 The global startup funding has skyrocketed in recent quarters hitting new historical levels despite the economic effects of the coronavirus pandemic. The recent funding shows that the sector has recovered from the health crisis. According to data acquired …
  • It’s ‘Peanut Butter Jelly Time’: Dancing Banana Becomes Latest Meme To Be Auctioned Off In NFT Craze July 21, 2021 1:48 pm Forbes Topline The “Peanut Butter Jelly Time” meme—an animation of a banana dancing to a song of the same name—is the latest piece of internet history to be auctioned off as a non-fungible token as the lucrative NFT market continues to grow in popularity.  The …
  • Stocks gain for second day erasing all losses from selloff July 21, 2021 1:44 pm Fox News Villere & Co. portfolio manager George Young shares his stock picks. U.S. stock markets closed on session highs Wednesday as investors sifted through numerous earnings reports and Senate Republicans blocked a vote on a bipartisan infrastructure bill. …
  • Bitcoin miner dies of electric shock trying to charge computer for more currency July 21, 2021 1:43 pm Daily Mirror A Bitcoin miner died while trying to fire up his homemade hard drive to obtain more cryptocurrency. Danai Makmek, 26, became restless after his device cut out and would not turn back on while mining for Bitcoin. The obsessed crypto-fanatic, from Thailand, …
  • Canton child, 6 men part of international group using bribes, phone hacking to steal millions in Bitcoin July 21, 2021 1:11 pm WDIV Local 4 CANTON TOWNSHIP, Mich. – A juvenile in Canton Township and six other men have been identified as members of “The Community,” an international group that hacks into people’s cellphones -- often bribing or tricking mobile phone companies -- to steal millions …
  • Bitcoin extends gain after retaking closely watched $30,000 mark July 21, 2021 12:55 pm Business Standard Bitcoin regained some of its footing, climbing back above the $30,000 level that some cryptocurrency traders view as a key support level. The largest digital currency rose as much as 3.4 per cent and was holding at about $30,800 as of 7:30 a.m. in London …
  • Inflation causing traders to turn to gold July 21, 2021 12:33 pm The Motley Fool Image source: Getty Images Share this page: Gold has often been used as a hedge against inflation, and it looks like this trend may be repeating itself. Here’s what’s going on and the reasons causing a shift in investing attitude amongst traders. Inflation …
  • Things fall apart July 21, 2021 12:11 pm Politico Editor’s Note: Morning Money is a free version of POLITICO Pro Financial Services' morning newsletter, which is delivered to our subscribers each morning at 6 a.m. The POLITICO Pro platform combines the news you need with tools you can use to take …
  • The Evolution of Ethereum July 21, 2021 12:08 pm ETF Trends As an asset class, cryptocurrency is still the new kid on the block. Bitcoin, the largest digital asset, has been around since just 2009. Ethereum is even younger, having made its debut in 2013. Today, it is a credible alternative or even a complement to …
  • EXCLUSIVE: Tim Draper On Bitcoin, Ethereum, When He Would Sell BTC July 21, 2021 12:03 pm Benzinga Venture capitalist and Bitcoin bull Tim Draper joined Benzinga’s “Moon or Bust” to share his thoughts on cryptocurrency and what’s ahead. Investing in Bitcoin: Draper, who was an early investor in companies such as Hotmail, Skype, Solar City, Tesla Inc ( …
  • Visa has changed, and new marketing campaign shows how much July 21, 2021 12:02 pm American Banker Visa has introduced a new marketing and advertising theme that signals support for payment trends that have expanded during the past year, including digital currencies, alternative payroll and mobile commerce. Called, “Meet Visa,” the theme is part of the …
  • POLITICO Playbook: ‘Reckless tax and spending spree’: The GOP battle plan takes shape July 21, 2021 11:40 am Politico DRIVING THE DAY ABOUT LAST NIGHT — Senate Majority Leader CHUCK SCHUMER wanted today to be the GOP’s moment to put up or shut up on the bipartisan infrastructure deal. But based on our conversations with sources involved Tuesday night, it probably won’t be …
  • This new password-stealing Windows malware is distributed via adverts for cracked software July 21, 2021 11:27 am ZDNet A newly discovered form of malware delivered to victims via adverts in search results is being used as a gateway to stealing passwords, installing cryptocurrency miners and delivering additional trojan malware. Detailed by cybersecurity company Bitdefender …
  • Bitcoin transactions could become easier to trace as Europe plans to ban anonymous crypto wallets July 21, 2021 11:27 am ZDNet The European Commission (EC) has outlined a set of proposals that aim to regulate cryptocurrency transfers more tightly using existing anti-money laundering (AML) and countering terrorism financing (CTF) laws.  A key change is that it will ban all …
  • Elon Musk's Twitter profile picture change sends Dogecoin soaring July 21, 2021 11:20 am Economic Times There's no denying the fact that Elon Musk's one reaction on the cryptocurrency, be it of any kind, shakes the market. Take a recent incident for example where the Tesla boss changed his Twitter display picture to a snap of him wearing glasses …
  • Bitcoin climbs back above $30,000 July 21, 2021 11:19 am Fox News Sports agent and DLE Agency founder Doug Eldridge provides insight into Giants’ Saquon Barkley accepting all endorsement money in Bitcoin.  Bitcoin was trading more than 3% higher early Wednesday morning. The price was around $30,840 per coin, while rivals …
  • Jonathan Kanter Will Lead Antitrust at the Justice Dept. July 21, 2021 11:19 am The New York Times After six months and much speculation, the White House has finally nominated someone to lead the antitrust division at the Justice Department: Jonathan Kanter, the former Paul Weiss lawyer and longtime critic of Big Tech. If confirmed by the Senate, which …