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Don’t buy Chinese phones, throw them away if you already have, Lithuania’s regulator says
Flagship Xiaomi phones sold in Europe can detect and censor terms such as ‘Free Tibet’ and ‘Long live Taiwan independence’, says the state cybersecurity body. The capability in the Mi 10T 5G phone software had been turned off for the reg...
Mother of all lawsuits quietly filed last month vs Facebook in Delaware
Zuckerberg, Sandberg, CFO, board inc Peter Thiel and Palantir are defendants - it's a result of sealed docs between FB execs and board.
AMC Is Looking Into Accepting Dogecoin Along With Other Cryptos
The Chief Executive of AMC Entertainment, Adam Aron, posted a poll on his Twitter audience asking how his audience feel about AMC accepting the meme currency Dogecoin.
Robinhood Is Testing A New Crypto Wallet To Allow Crypto Withdrawals
Trading app Robinhood is testing new features, including a crypto wallet and cryptocurrency transfers. According to the company, the ability to deposit and withdraw cryptocurrencies is difficult in large scale, and they want to make sure...
Big Banks Voice Against New Basel Rules for Banks Holding Bitcoin
Three months ago global banking regulators proposed strict new rules for traditional financial institutions seeking bitcoin exposure. Banking giants such as JPMorgan and Deutsche Bank, have opposed the new rules that require them to set ...
Elon Musk mocks Biden after SpaceX completes first all-civilian flight
As of Monday morning, the White House had yet to comment on the mission, dubbed “Inspiration4,” which marks the first time an all-civilian crew has ever made it to Earth’s orbit
US Sanctions Cryptocurrency Exchange Over Ties To Ransomware Attacks
The move comes after hacks and data breaches that have targeted a major US oil pipeline, a meatpacking company and the Microsoft Exchange email system
Google To Spend $2 Billion On New York City Office
Google already rents the premises in Manhattan, which are located on the site of a former railroad terminal in the Hudson Square neighborhood.
The Evergrande Debt Crisis Impact On Bitcoin And Beyond
What does the debt crisis of Evergrande – one of China’s largest companies have to do with Bitcoin?
El Salvador Buys The Dip Again, The Country Now Holds 700 BTC In Total
The President of El Salvador, Nayib Bukele tweeted that El Salvador bought the dip as the Bitcoin fell approximately 10% over the past 24 hours. According to Bukele's announcement El Salvador added another 150 Bitcoin to its belt, increa...
Instagram is wreaking havoc on young girls - and knows it
Real teens open up about how unrealistic body standards on Instagram are harming their mental health, leading them to crave plastic surgery and causing eating disorders.
The countries where Bitcoin and crypto are banned or restricted
While some countries like El Salvador are embracing cryptocurrencies, others are taking a firmer stance on their use as payment.
Bitcoin leads cryptocurrency market meltdown amid concerns over global equity markets
The world’s largest cryptocurrency, bitcoin, dropped below the $44,000 level on Monday as concerns over global equities spilled over into crypto markets.
Twitter To Pay $809 Million To Settle Suit Claiming Investors Were Misled
The suit claimed the defendants, such as former CEO Dick Costolo, did not disclose the full picture of the company's state while they sold their personal shares in Twitter.
Bitcoin's power consumption for 2021 has already surpassed the whole of 2020 – study
The world’s top cryptocurrency, bitcoin, is set to consume some 95.68 TW/h (terawatt-hours, or one trillion watts per hour) by the end of the year, according to the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index.
Bitcoin ledger as a secret weapon in war against ransomware
While it may at first seem like cryptocurrency enables ransomware, cryptocurrency is actually instrumental in fighting it.
Details Of Millions Who Visited Thailand In Last 10 Years Leaked Online
The Southeast Asian nation is a popular tourist destination, drawing nearly 40 million visitors in 2019 before the pandemic shuttered borders and seized up global travel.
Ripple Is Not Planning To Settle The XRP Lawsuit With SEC
While Ripple's lawsuit over XRP with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) continues, Ripple’s legal team are not planning to settle with the SEC. They believe that Gary Gensler, Chair of SEC will come to the conclusion that ...
Stablecoins In US Treasury's Agenda In Latest Regulatory Risk Assessment
Regulatory pressure in the U.S. is putting stablecoins at the top of policymakers' agendas.
"Best Ride Of My Life": Pilot After World's 1st All-Civilian Space Trip
The SpaceX capsule, carrying Sian Proctor and three others, on Sunday successfully concluded the historic orbital mission with no professional astronauts on board.
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