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  • Bitcoin & co soar as Covid 'safe havens' September 27, 2020 5:03 pm BusinessLIVE BL PREMIUM 27 September 2020 - 05:00 AGENCY REPORTER A cryptocurrency mania known as decentralised finance has helped to turn digital currencies into this year's best-performing asset by far. The Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index of digital coins is up …
  • Can You Still Get Rich With Bitcoin? September 27, 2020 2:44 pm Jollof News Bitcoin, an electronic currency that has been introduced in back 2009, works on his own blockchain ecosystem. Bitcoin has gained huge popularity and described as a decentralized cryptocurrency, which sometimes refers to digital gold, and it can be used in …
  • Over $150mn emptied in KuCoin cryptocurrency exchange hack September 27, 2020 11:56 am CanIndia News Singapore, Sep 27 (IANS) Over $150 million is estimated to have been emptied in a hack of Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin. KuCoin confirmed the security incident saying that it detected some large withdrawals since Saturday. It found that …
  • America's IRS Wants Cryptocurrency Exchanges Declared on Tax Forms September 27, 2020 8:33 am Slashdot America's dreaded tax-collecting agency is sending "a strong warning to millions of crypto holders who aren't complying with the law that they must file required forms," reports the Wall Street Journal. The front page of this year's …
  • Superluminal against DaCosta’s gang of five September 27, 2020 3:27 am Jamaica Star IAN Parsard's eight-year-old warrior, SUPERLUMINAL, faces former champion trainer Wayne DaCosta's gang of five - MASTER OF HALL, PRINCESS ANNIE, UNCLE FRANK, SUMMER SUN and ROJORN DI PILOT - in Sunday's overnight allowance at a mile. What makes …
  • This Hacked Coffee Maker Demands Ransom and Demonstrates a Terrifying Implication About the IoT September 27, 2020 2:18 am Gizmodo It’s no secret that the Internet of Things is full of insecure gadgets. All you need is one high profile incident to be flooded with terrifying headlines about how everything from robotic vacuum cleaners to smart sex toys can be hacked to spy on you. …
  • Sandalwood drug case: ED grills accused in central prison September 27, 2020 2:08 am The New Indian Express By Express News Service BENGALURU: The Directorate of Enforcement (ED) has questioned all the accused in the narcotic drugs case, who have been recently arrested by the Central Crime Branch (CCB) and the Narcotics Control Bureau (NCB) under the Narcotic …
  • Jay Hao from Digital Asset Exchange OKEX Discusses What May Qualify as “Fair Launch” for Token Distribution September 27, 2020 12:17 am Crowdfund Insider Jay Hao, CEO at OKEx, a leading cryptocurrency exchange, notes that it seems everyone in the blockchain space is talking about carrying out a “fair launch.” He goes on to ask, “what exactly is ‘fair launch’ and is it a better model for token distribution?” …
  • SPAC King Chamath Palihapitiya On Facebook, Tesla And Bitcoin September 26, 2020 7:25 pm Financial Content Chamath Palihapitiya was part of the September Benzinga Boot Camp. In an interview with BlockFi's Zac Prince, Palihapitiya shared his thoughts on some of the market's biggest stocks. Palihapitiya On Facebook: Palihapitiya is a former vice president …
  • 8 Ways To Earn Bitcoin: Want to Know How? September 26, 2020 3:56 pm Jollof News In the world, a lot of bitcoin supporters here and there who trust that the digital currency is the future of transactions, and investing in one would be the best decision right now. There are many popular ways to earn bitcoin, for example, bitcoin mining, …
  • Bitcoin Revolution Review September 26, 2020 3:56 pm Jollof News It’s a common belief amongst people who are not associated with the crypto market that trading cryptos is extremely risky and can lead to losses. While they are correct in one aspect, they are unaware of the whole story. It should be known that humans, …
  • How a hacker turned a $250 coffee maker into ransom machine September 26, 2020 3:06 pm Arc Technica 1 with 1 posters participating With the name Smarter, you might expect a network-connected kitchen appliance maker to be, well, smarter than companies selling conventional appliances. But in the case of the Smarter’s Internet-of-things coffee maker, you’d …
  • Is This Massive NVIDIA Catalyst About to Make a Comeback? September 26, 2020 1:22 pm The Motley Fool The cryptocurrency market was a big catalyst for NVIDIA (NASDAQ:NVDA) back in 2017 and 2018, as currency miners lapped up graphics processing units (GPUs) in big numbers to help in their efforts to mine Ethereum, bitcoin, and other digital currencies. …
  • Security Analysis of SMS as a Second Factor of Authentication September 26, 2020 9:31 am ACM Queue The July/August 2020 issue of acmqueue is out now Subscribers and ACM Professional members login here   PDF September 22, 2020 Volume 18, issue 4 Roger Piqueras Jover The Internet started becoming the main reason that household PSTN (public switched …
  • KuCoin cryptocurrency exchange hacked for $150 million September 26, 2020 8:42 am ZDNet Singapore-based cryptocurrency exchange KuCoin disclosed today a mega hack. In a statement posted on its website, the company confirmed that a threat actor breached its systems and emptied its hot wallets of all funds. Hot wallets are cryptocurrency …
  • Forget the Bitcoin and gold price rises! I’d invest money in the best UK shares today September 26, 2020 8:07 am The Motley Fool Investors who’ve purchased the best UK shares in recent years may be disappointed at the lack of positive returns thus far. The stock market crash has caused their valuations to come under pressure, which could persist in the short run. At the same time, …
  • Cryptocurrency helps ship 1 trillion yuan out of China to casinos, gambling every year September 26, 2020 4:42 am Shanghai News.net
  • Africas Top Crypto Markets Have Weakening Local Currencies In Common September 26, 2020 2:56 am Zimbabwe News.Net “Captain Obvious” is quite an apt name for anyone stating with a hint of discovery that cryptocurrency adoption is on the rise globally. Actually, crypto, as it is known for short, has been booming for years, but perhaps now more than ever. In fact, the …
  • The IRS Sets a Trap for Cryptocurrency Tax Cheats September 26, 2020 1:54 am Bangkok Post The tax collector is making it a lot harder to pretend you don't have bitcoin or other virtual currencies hidden away somewhere Cryptocurrency holders, beware: A surprising change to your 2020 tax form is about to strip away excuses for ignoring the …
  • Reserve Bank of India Releases New Cybersecurity Report which Outlines the Technology Vision for Local Banks September 25, 2020 11:53 pm Crowdfund Insider September 25, 2020 @ 3:59 pm By Omar Faridi The Reserve Bank of India (RBI) has released a new report, titled “Technology Vision for Cybersecurity for Urban Co-operative Banks – 2020-2023.” The RBI notes that the document makes recommendations or …
  • Ron Paul after hospitalization: 'I am doing fine. Thank you for your concern.' September 25, 2020 11:49 pm Fox News Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on Foxnews.com. Ron Paul, the former Republican representative who ran for president three times, was hospitalized on Friday in Texas for "precautionary" reasons, Fox News has …
  • IRS may revise 1040 to coax taxpayers into reporting crypto transactions September 25, 2020 11:49 pm Fox News Fundstrat Global Advisors’ Tom Lee provides insight into the recent bitcoin rally. The IRS may update its Form 1040 to make sure all taxpayers who engage in cryptocurrency transactions report them. A draft of the 2020 tax form includes a question asking …
  • China’s gamblers send $146b/year to foreign operators September 25, 2020 11:22 pm Calvin Ayre China’s gamblers send over $146b abroad each year, much of it through digital currencies, posing a threat to the nation’s security. That’s the view of Liao Jinrong, an official at China’s Ministry of Public Security, who spoke Thursday at the Ninth China …
  • Former Rockstar producer Leslie Benzies raises $40.8m toward new game September 25, 2020 8:16 pm Gamesindustry.biz Share this article Former Grand Theft Auto series producer Leslie Benzies has raised £32 million ($40.8 million) in funding toward his current project: open-world sci-fi title Everywhere. According to The Telegraph with data from consultancy Beauhurt, …
  • Global Cryptoasset Benchmarking Study: CCAF Updates on Digital Asset Ecosystem During Period of Growth September 25, 2020 4:06 pm Crowdfund Insider September 25, 2020 @ 10:25 am By JD Alois   The Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (CCAF) at the Cambridge Judge Business School has released its 3rd report covering the digital asset sector with the Global Cryptoasset Benchmarking Study.  CCAF is …
  • Cryptocurrency Token Holders will Eventually have More Rights than Creators or Issuers, Blockchain focused Lawyer Claims September 25, 2020 4:06 pm Crowdfund Insider September 25, 2020 @ 11:08 am By Omar Faridi Gabriel J. Shapiro, a US attorney focused on mergers and acquisitions (M&A), venture, governance, Infosec, and digital assets, has noted that if you really care about cryptocurrency-related laws and proper …
  • HashCash Partners with African Enterprise to Help Them with... September 25, 2020 3:01 pm SF Gate - California HashCash Partners with African Enterprise to Help Them with Crypto Development HashCash Consultants has partnered with an African enterprise to help them with cryptocurrency development, which will focus on retail and e-commerce utility. PALO ALTO, Calif. …
  • CSBS Sets One Company, One Exam For Nationwide Money Transmitter License September 25, 2020 2:59 pm RTTNews The U.S. State Regulators organization has rolled out a state-initiated program whereby nationwide payments firms, including cryptocurrency firms, will undergo one comprehensive exam in 2021 to satisfy all state examination requirements for the money …
  • David Sidoo’s companies failed to profit; but he made millions September 25, 2020 2:26 pm Prince George Citizen Glacier Media previously reported how Vancouver businessman and stock promoter David Sidoo asked a U.S. court for leniency in his prison sentencing for the fraud he committed. Central to Sidoo’s argument for a reduced jail term was the damage his crime has …
  • Cryptocurrency – How Is It Redefining The Future? September 25, 2020 1:55 pm Jollof News Cryptocurrencies have been debated and discussed for a long time now, but they’re only unveiled as “financial tools” that are useful to more than only reactionary connoisseurs. Cryptocurrencies have the prospect to authorize social and economic growth …
  • Forex Vs. Cryptocurrency In 2020: Are Forex Traders Leaving In Favor Of Crypto? September 25, 2020 1:27 pm Benzinga Forex, or foreign exchange, is the marketplace for the world’s currencies. This week, our data researchers asked over 200 active forex traders if they felt their portfolio would be better served by making the switch over to crypto, in favor of continuing …
  • Latin America still figuring out digital currency regulations September 25, 2020 11:59 am Calvin Ayre The discussion around digital currencies has increasingly moved on from what they’re capable of, to what governments will allow them to do. At Latin America considers what regulations should be imposed in the industry, SiGMA America’s Virtual Summit’s Day …
  • Satoshi Nakaboto: ‘Winklevosses launch their Bitcoin exchange in the UK’ September 25, 2020 10:20 am The Next Web Our robot colleague Satoshi Nakaboto writes about Bitcoin BTC every fucking day. Welcome to another edition of Bitcoin Today, where I, Satoshi Nakaboto, tell you what’s been going on with Bitcoin in the past 24 hours. As Albert Einstein used to say: Buy …
  • Feature-Rich Bitcoin Mining Software Programs September 25, 2020 9:35 am Novinite Bitcoin is the most widely recognizable cryptocurrency in the world. Invented by Satoshi Nakamoto, bitcoin has grown into an internationally acceptable cryptocurrency that people use as a payment method more and more. As a result, bitcoins have become one …
  • House Bill Proposes Uniform Federal Framework, CFTC Oversight For US Cryptocurrency Exchanges September 25, 2020 9:23 am Benzinga In the latest effort to streamline cryptocurrency regulations in the U.S., House Agriculture Committee Ranking Member Michael Conaway (R-Texas) introduced new legislation on Thursday. The Digital Commodity Exchange Act of 2020 (DCEA) would consider …
  • Cryptocurrency Exchange & Custodian Gemini Makes Debut in the UK September 25, 2020 9:14 am Crowdfund Insider September 24, 2020 @ 11:02 pm By Samantha Hurst Gemini Trust Company, LLC (Gemini), a cryptocurrency exchange and custodian, announced on Wednesday its launch in the UK. The platform reported that it is now offering its services in pound sterling (GBP) and …
  • Bishop’s son jailed for party drug September 25, 2020 8:26 am Gold Coast Bulletin The son of a former Anglican bishop who snorted up to two grams of cocaine a day and sold drugs to fund his party boy lifestyle has been jailed. Michael David Hough pleaded guilty in the Victorian County Court on Friday to importing a marketable quantity …
  • Why Has Bitcoin Become Such a Big Deal? September 25, 2020 5:45 am Cascade Business News - Oregon If you were asked why Bitcoin has Become Such a Big Deal, what will be your answer? I had about bitcoin and took years before giving it a try. Like many, I was disturbed by the increased cases of bitcoin scams. Besides, no one could precisely explain to me …
  • Film Producer, Actor Charged In Alleged Cryptocurrency Scheme September 25, 2020 5:04 am ia-mag.com An Atlanta-based film producer and a rapper, plus three other individuals, have been charged by the Securities and Exchange Commission with fraudulently raising millions of dollars through digital coin offerings, the SEC announced Friday. Film producer …
  • Crypto Exchange Bitfinex Wins More Time To Present Documents September 25, 2020 5:04 am ia-mag.com The crypto exchange Bitfinex won additional time to provide documents in a case filed last year by New York Attorney General Letitia James that claims that it hid the loss of comingled client and corporate funds. In a virtual ruling Thursday, New York …
  • Renewable Energy Now Powers Nearly 40% of Proof of Work Cryptocurrency Mining: Report September 25, 2020 2:52 am Crowdfund Insider September 24, 2020 @ 10:14 pm By Omar Faridi   Full-time equivalent employee growth in the blockchain and digital asset sector has slowed down following the 2017 cryptocurrency bull market, according to the findings of the 3rd Global Cryptoasset Benchmark …
  • Fallon Woman Indicted for Hiring Hitman on Darkweb to Kill Her Ex-Husband September 25, 2020 12:23 am Carson Now - Nevada Department of Justice Press Release Kristy Lynn Felkins, 36, of Fallon, Nevada, was indicted today for a murder-for-hire plot, U.S. Attorney McGregor W. Scott announced. According to court documents, Felkins sent 12 bitcoin (valued at approximately $5,000 …
  • 'One day everyone will use China's digital currency' September 24, 2020 11:30 pm BBC Image copyright Chandler Guo Image caption Chandler Guo at one of his cryptocurrency mines Chandler Guo was a pioneer in cryptocurrency, the digital currencies that can be created and used independently of national central banks and governments. In 2014 he …
  • Atari’s Vaporware Console Is Getting Blockchain-Based Games September 24, 2020 11:25 pm Gizmodo Photo: Ultra In what is certain to be one of the least promising moves in console gaming in 2020, Atari has partnered with a company called Ultra Gaming to offer blockchain-based game streaming to its forthcoming VCS console. The fabled Atari VCS has long …
  • Power struggle: Smaller rivals unite to take on Apple and Google September 24, 2020 11:23 pm WAtoday Scrutiny of the largest tech companies has reached a new intensity. The Department of Justice is expected to file an antitrust case against Google as soon as next week, focused on the company's dominance in internet search. In July, Congress grilled …
  • Google, Facebook and Twitter CEOs could face Senate subpoenas September 24, 2020 9:05 pm Fox News Fox Business Flash top headlines are here. Check out what's clicking on FoxBusiness.com. The CEOs of Facebook, Google and Twitter could face subpoenas from the Senate Commerce Committee unless they commit to testifying before Congress on Oct. 1. …
  • Winklevoss Twins' Crypto Exchange Expanding Into UK September 24, 2020 8:50 pm Newsmax Cryptocurrency exchange Gemini Trust Company LLC is expanding into the U.K. after being granted an electronic-money license from the Financial Conduct Authority. The New York-based firm was founded by Tyler and Cameron Winklevoss, who after claiming Mark …
  • Small apps unite to take on Apple, Google over unfair trade practices September 24, 2020 8:30 pm Business Standard For months, complaints from tech companies against Apple’s and Google’s power have grown louder. Spotify, the music streaming app, criticised Apple for the rules it imposed in the App Store. A founder of the software company Basecamp attacked Apple’s “ …
  • What Is DeFi? This Crypto Boom Exploded 10x in 3 Months September 24, 2020 8:28 pm Money Morning Even people familiar with crypto have been asking, "What is DeFi?" Short for "decentralized finance," DeFi is a catch-all term for a digital ecosystem of smart contracts, decentralized exchanges, and special-purpose tokens built on the …
  • Exploration of Ripple & XRP Price Prediction September 24, 2020 8:28 pm Money Morning The coronavirus pandemic has created a great deal of uncertainty for investors. Uncertainty has become the new norm as volatility has been a constant in the markets since March. One of the biggest factors that helped drive volatility down and the markets …
  • MFSA puts the brakes on Brian Tonna companies September 24, 2020 8:04 pm Times of Malta The MFSA has ordered two companies owned by Brian Tonna’s Nexia BT to “refrain” from onboarding new clients and to avoid providing existing clients with any new services.  Tonna’s companies were on Monday slapped with an asset freeze as part of a police …
  • 50% of U.S. Millennials Describe Their Current Financial... September 24, 2020 7:59 pm SF Gate - California 50% of U.S. Millennials Describe Their Current Financial Situation as “Good” or “Excellent” Concreit’s COVID-19 & the State of Millennial Money Report Finds Millennials Seeking Opportunity & Redefining Definition of Wealth SEATTLE (PRWEB) September …
  • Beware of These Faulty “Inflation Protected” Investments September 24, 2020 7:46 pm GoldSilverWorlds The Federal Reserve last week reiterated its commitment to an unprecedented inflation-raising campaign. Specifically, the Fed aims to push the inflation rate above 2% for an extended period. The risk for investors is that central bankers succeed in their …
  • CBDCs Might Help Reduce Fraud, Streamline Auditing Processes, and Enable Financial Inclusion, NEM Group Executive Explains September 24, 2020 7:13 pm Crowdfund Insider September 24, 2020 @ 12:17 pm By Omar Faridi Antony Welfare, Chief Commercial Officer at NEM Group, an organization supporting the development of NEM, a blockchain or distributed ledger technology (DLT) based platform for building enterprise-grade …
  • AltoIRA Partners with Republic to Enable Retirement Savings to Invest in Startups, Raises Capital on Funding Portal September 24, 2020 7:13 pm Crowdfund Insider September 24, 2020 @ 12:32 pm By JD Alois AltoIRA has partnered with leading crowdfunding platform Republic to enable IRA investors to hold securities sold via Republic. According to AltoIRA, Republic’s members may now invest in privately-held startups …
  • Twitter prepares for US election with new security training, penetration tests September 24, 2020 7:13 pm ZDNet Image via Yucel Moran Twitter said today it's been working over the past months to bolster its internal security by requiring staff to go through additional security training, engaging in penetration tests, and by deploying hardware security keys to …
  • Darknet drug bust: Feds seize $1.6 million in cryptocurrency, 120 pounds of meth, arrest suspects in California September 24, 2020 5:30 pm ABC 30 - California LOS ANGELES -- Federal authorities on Wednesday announced charges against alleged members of a Southern California-based drug-trafficking organization that operates on the darknet. As part of a law enforcement effort named Operation DisrupTor, more than …
  • Integrated Ventures Reports 63% Increase In Year To Year Revenues September 24, 2020 5:11 pm GuruFocus.com PHILADELPHIA, Sept. 24, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- Integrated Ventures Inc, (OTCQB: INTV) ("Company") is pleased to announce financial results for the year, ended June 30, 2020, by filing Annual Report (Form 10K) with the SEC. Financial …
  • Germany pledges to speed up EU efforts on crypto-assets, capital market September 24, 2020 4:53 pm Reuters By Reuters Staff BERLIN, Sept 24 (Reuters) - German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz on Thursday pledged to speed up euro zone financial reforms aimed at regulating crypto-assets and deepening capital markets, which he said could help accelerate the economic …
  • EU unveils proposed curbs on cryptocurrencies September 24, 2020 4:49 pm Phys.org The European Commission on Thursday unveiled plans to regulate cryptocurrencies, proposing rules that could limit the development of Facebook-backed Libra and similar projects. Cryptocurrencies have exploded in popularity among investors since the …
  • Secret Service stepping up in fight against cyber-enabled financial crimes September 24, 2020 4:45 pm Federal News Network Best listening experience is on Chrome, Firefox or Safari. Subscribe to Federal Drive’s daily audio interviews on Apple Podcasts or PodcastOne.Sometimes overlooked in the great cybersecurity battle is the role of the Secret Service. Drawing on its heritage …
  • Racist Gentrifier Victoria Fierce Running for AC Transit At-Large Director September 24, 2020 3:41 pm Indybay - California Victoria Fierce, known for gentrification advocacy and for making racist policy statements, is running as a candidate for AC Transit At-Large Director In the upcoming election, Victoria Fierce is running for AC Transit At-Large Director. Victoria's …
  • Phil Anderson Again Accepting Campaign Donations In Cryptocurrencies September 24, 2020 2:49 pm RTTNews Phil Anderson is again challenging the state regulators by accepting election campaign donations in cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin. Anderson is a candidate for Wisconsin State Assembly, District 47. He is a real estate broker, entrepreneur, business …
  • BSX & MIH Approve Listing Of Hashdex September 24, 2020 2:38 pm Bernews The Bermuda Stock Exchange [BSX] and parent company Miami International Holdings, Inc. [MIH], today announced that the Hashdex Nasdaq Crypto Index ETF was approved for listing on the BSX. BSX President and CEO Greg Wojciechowski commented, “The team at the …
  • Is Now a Good Time to Start Investing in Gold and Other Alternative Assets? September 24, 2020 2:26 pm WISC-TV Channel 3000 - Wisconsin September 24, 2020 8:41 AM newsfeedback@fool.com (Catherine Brock) Posted: September 24, 2020 8:41 AM Updated: September 24, 2020 9:15 AM Now that share prices have regained the ground they lost back in March, some analysts are worried the recovery has …
  • GoodTrust manages your digital accounts after you die September 24, 2020 2:26 pm VentureBeat Rikard Steiber discovered how difficult it can be to manage someone’s estate after friends died during the pandemic. He empathized with family members’ struggle to complete tasks like closing social media accounts, securing photos, and dealing with …
  • Blockchain supports surge in online gambling and gaming September 24, 2020 1:47 pm Calvin Ayre This is a guest contribution by Daniel Lipshitz, CEO of Gap 600. Gap 600 is a digital currency company that enables safe and instant Bitcoin SV transactions. The global COVID-19 pandemic and the resultant lockdowns and shelter-at-home orders, which …
  • New malware Alien can steal credentials from 226 Android apps September 24, 2020 12:44 pm CanIndia News New Delhi, Sep 24 (IANS) Cyber security researchers have found a new Trojan malware named Alien that can steal credentials from 226 Android apps in several countries including in India. Alien targeted other apps as well like Gmail, Facebook, Telegram, …
  • To Fight Apple and Google, Smaller App Rivals Organize a Coalition September 24, 2020 11:30 am The New York Times SAN FRANCISCO — For months, complaints from tech companies against Apple’s and Google’s power have grown louder. Spotify, the music streaming app, criticized Apple for the rules it imposed in the App Store. A founder of the software company Basecamp …
  • The second wave of a rolling bear market is about to begin, says top forecaster September 24, 2020 11:28 am MarketWatch A recent spate of stock drops, exacerbated by signs of a second wave of the coronavirus pandemic, is unsettling to say the least. The market selloff of last spring was brief, but brutal. Our call of the day is from Yves Lamoureux, the president of …
  • Paxful CEO Ray Youssef’s Journey September 24, 2020 10:47 am City A.M. Started from the bottom From being homeless in New York City to the CEO of an international crypto company, Ray Youssef shares his journey as a co-founder of Paxful, a global P2P crypto marketplace with a mission to empower the forgotten four billion …
  • Russian-speaking OldGremlin ransomware group targets Russian organisations September 24, 2020 10:23 am Computing OldGremlin, a new Russian-speaking ransomware group, is using custom tools to target large corporates and critical infrastructure - within Russia. Researchers at cyber security firm Group-IB say they detected mutliple cyber attacks by the OldGremlin group …
  • Palmdale Man Facing Federal Charges For Allegedly Supplying Narcotics To LA-Based Drug Trafficking Crew September 24, 2020 9:31 am CBS News Los Angeles - California LOS ANGELES (CBSLA) — Federal investigators are looking for a Palmdale man who is allegedly a  methamphetamine trafficker and a key supplier to a Los Angeles-based drug trafficking organization. Andres Bermudez, 37, of Palmdale is believed to be a key …
  • New 'Alien' malware can steal passwords from 226 Android apps September 24, 2020 7:41 am ZDNet Image via Rami Al-zayat on Unsplash Security researchers have discovered and analyzed a new strain of Android malware that comes with a wide array of features allowing it to steal credentials from 226 applications. Named Alien, this new trojan has been …
  • TALKING TECHNICALS: Bullish on bitcoin September 24, 2020 6:58 am BusinessLIVE Things are looking good for the world’s two biggest cryptocurrencies BL PREMIUM 24 September 2020 - 08:00 Garth Mackenzie This column focused a spotlight on the technical breakout in bitcoin in July. That’s when the cryptocurrency popped through the $10, …
  • Blockchain Platform Avalanche’s Mainnet Now Live, Project’s AVAX Tokens will Launch on Binance, Bitfinex September 24, 2020 4:33 am Crowdfund Insider September 23, 2020 @ 8:44 pm By Omar Faridi The developers at Avalanche, a blockchain project led by Cornell professor Dr. Emin Gun Sirer, have announced that their platform’s native AVAX token will be available for trading on Binance, the world’s largest …
  • FATF List of Cryptocurrency Service Red Flags to Help Standardize how Jurisdictions Track Illicit Transactions, Chainalysis Says September 24, 2020 4:33 am Crowdfund Insider September 23, 2020 @ 11:34 pm By Omar Faridi The Financial Action Task Force (FATF) recently published a document for regulatory authorities and enforcement agencies. The FATF listed several different “red flags” in cryptocurrency transfers and service …
  • Feeling merry, stock-trading app maker Robinhood raises an additional $460M September 24, 2020 3:41 am SiliconANGLE They may not be stealing from the rich and giving to the poor, but the folks at free stock-trading app maker Robinhood Market Inc. are certainly merry as the company raised yet more venture capital ahead of its expected initial public offering. The latest …
  • Quebec language police conducted over 5,000 visits last year: annual report September 24, 2020 12:12 am CTV News Montreal MONTREAL -- Quebec's language police carried out over 5,000 inspections and verifications over the past year, according to a document filed in the National Assembly on Wednesday. The Annual Report of Office Quebecois de la Langue Francaise and …
  • Three Welsh firms to join Tech Nation’s Fintech programme September 23, 2020 9:38 pm Business Live Coincover, Cardiff Coincover protects the contents of digital wallets. Delivering security and assurance in cryptocurrency for individual investors, fund managers, professional traders and corporate customers, it provides deposit protection, crypto key …
  • FX Restrictions: Nigerians Call For CBN Governor Godwin Emefiele’s Resignation September 23, 2020 8:55 pm The Herald The Governor of Central Bank of Nigeria (CBN), Godwin Emefiele has incurred the wrath of some Nigerians, who demanded his sack, over new foreign exchange restrictions imposed on bank customers. Under the new restrictions, majority of bank customers with …
  • Lawyers eye neo-Nazi website founder’s assets for $14M award September 23, 2020 8:24 pm The Republic - Indiana Attorneys for a Montana real estate agent are eyeing the assets of a neo-Nazi website operator to collect a $14 million court judgment against the man for an anti-Semitic online “troll storm” that he orchestrated against the Jewish woman and her family, …
  • Hedge Fund and Insider Trading News: Anthony Scaramucci, Alexander Klabin, Citadel LLC, Netflix Inc (NFLX), Entercom Communications Corp (ETM), and More September 23, 2020 6:56 pm Insider Monkey Anthony Scaramucci Told us His Contrarian Views on the Risks Investors Face After the Elections Regardless of Who Wins — and Shared How His $7.5 billion SkyBridge Capital is Navigating the Market’s Volatility (Business Insider) Anthony Scaramucci, the …
  • 7 Best Blockchain Stocks to Buy for the Rest of 2020 September 23, 2020 5:54 pm InvestorPlace With millions of Americans suddenly forced to work from home due to the still-raging pandemic, many turned to trading platforms like Robinhood for a crash course in investing. That right there bodes very well for so-called blockchain stocks, or companies …
  • Stellar Lumens (XLM) Price Prediction September 23, 2020 5:09 pm Money Morning Stellar Lumens (XLM) is the native cryptocurrency of the Stellar network, a blockchain platform that allows the exchange of digital to fiat currency. Servers around the world record and store all transactions on the Stellar network. The network's …
  • PayBito Offers Transaction Fees Reduction on HCX Trading in India September 23, 2020 4:45 pm SF Gate - California Global cryptocurrency exchange PayBito is offering a reduction in transaction fees in India, cutting it down from 0.1% to 0.075% when traded with HCX base pairs. PALO ALTO, Calif. (PRWEB) September 23, 2020 PayBito, the leading cryptocurrency exchange in …
  • 179 Arrests in International Dark Web Drug Sting September 23, 2020 3:50 pm Latin American Herald Tribune WASHINGTON – An international coalition of law enforcement agencies have detained 179 people, confiscated $6.5 million in cash and cryptocurrency and seized 500 kilograms of narcotics in an operation against drug dealing on the dark web. The arrests were …
  • Abkhazia Rolls out New Crypto-Mining Restrictions amid Power Shortages September 23, 2020 2:31 pm Civil Georgia Moscow-backed authorities in Abkhazia have decided to introduce measures aiming to regulate cryptocurrency mining, known for its intensive usage of power, as the region expects rolling blackouts to deal with electricity shortages. The relevant resolution …
  • Benzinga's Upcoming Boot Camp On Emerging Assets Will Feature Presentations From Robert Kiyosaki, Mike Novogratz, Chamath Palihapitiya, Raoul Pal, And More September 23, 2020 1:56 pm Benzinga The upcoming Benzinga Boot Camp: Investing In Emerging Asset Classes, set to take place on September 25, 2020, will feature presentations from a line-up of entrepreneurs and investors in the crypto space. This special Boot Camp from Benzinga is powered by …
  • Leading Cryptocurrency Exchange BitBay Lists Tether (USDt) September 23, 2020 1:48 pm Mondovisione Tether, the blockchain-enabled platform that powers the largest stablecoin by market capitalization, and BitBay.net, an Estonia licensed crypto-to-fiat exchange, are pleased to announce that tether (USDt) is listed on the platform. BitBay.net is one of the …
  • Silk Road insider pleads guilty to lying to FBI about defunct online drug bazaar September 23, 2020 12:11 pm The Washington Times A computer programmer associated with the infamous Silk Road website faces up to five years in prison for lying about his ties with the long-shuttered online drug bazaar, the Department of Justice said Monday. Michael R. Weigand, 56, of Kirkland, Ohio, …
  • Indian government websites on Chinese hackers' radar trigger security concerns September 23, 2020 10:00 am Beijing News.net Indian security agencies are concerned on the latest development in which the United States Department of Justice has said that five Chinese hackers who charged were involved to target the Indian government networks and comprised of foreign government …
  • Canada Embraces its First Regulated Crypto Exchange September 23, 2020 9:50 am Investing.com Canada’s cryptocurrency space is one of the most progressive and regulated in the world. Now, it is breaking new ground as a government-regulated exchange is finally opening in the country. Today, Wealthsimple Crypto, a local exchange, will finally launch …
  • Upcoming CoinGeek Live conference to feature expert crypto insiders September 23, 2020 8:49 am Calvin Ayre CoinGeek is preparing to hold the latest installment of its regular and hugely popular cryptocurrency conferences beginning in about a week. These conferences are traditionally put together in a live setting; however, the ongoing concerns linked to the …
  • Animoca Brands to bring MotoGP™ and Star Girl to Flow blockchain September 23, 2020 6:44 am Proactive The company believes Flow offers a powerful solution for handling the computation and transaction throughput necessary for mainstream adoption of blockchain gaming while remaining user and developer-friendly. Animoca Brands Corporation Ltd will bring its …
  • Binance Launches Innovation Zone where Certain Traders will be Allowed to Trade Risky Cryptocurrencies including DeFi Tokens September 23, 2020 5:51 am Crowdfund Insider September 22, 2020 @ 8:17 pm By Omar Faridi Binance, the world’s largest digital asset exchange, has launched what it calls the “Innovation Zone,” which will permit certain users to trade newer cryptocurrency token offerings directly from their Binance …
  • Most Retail Crypto Investors Making Substantial Investments in Digital Assets have Annual Income of Less than $10,000: Survey September 23, 2020 5:51 am Crowdfund Insider September 22, 2020 @ 9:27 pm By Omar Faridi Huobi Global, a leading digital assets company, recently published a survey that looks into the different investment profiles and backgrounds of retail cryptocurrency traders in emerging markets. According to a …
  • Crypto is beating gold as 2020’s top asset so far September 23, 2020 4:44 am Economic Times By Joanna Ossinger A cryptocurrency mania known as decentralized finance has helped to turn digital currencies into this year’s best-performing asset by far. The Bloomberg Galaxy Crypto Index of digital coins is up about 65% in 2020, exceeding gold’s jump …
  • Facebook Libra co-founder Morgan Beller quits to become partner at NFX September 23, 2020 3:36 am SiliconANGLE Morgan Beller, a co-founder of Facebook Inc.’s Libra digital currency project, has left Novi, the company formerly known as Calibra that was set up by Facebook to commercialize the idea. Formerly officially head of strategy at Novi, Beller (pictured) has …
  • Government issues alert on spread of information stealing LokiBot malware September 23, 2020 3:36 am SiliconANGLE The U.S. Department of Homeland Security’s Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Agency today issued an alert on the increased spread of LokiBot, a form of malware designed to steal confidential information. LokiBot was discovered in 2016, but it’s the …