Ethereum is the world’s second-biggest cryptocurrency, and it’s giving bitcoin a run for its money. Getty Ethereum, the second-largest cryptocurrency by market value, just ran a final dress rehearsal ahead of a years-awaited upgrade that’s been billed as one of the most important events in… Read More »Ethereum Goerli testnet merge goes live before move to proof-of-stake
Mining the Worlds Second-most-valuable Cryptocurrency at Evobits IT SRL An engineer inspects Sapphire Technology Ltd. AMD graphics processing units (GPU) at the Evobits crypto farm in Cluj-Napoca, Romania, on Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2021. The worlds second-most-valuable cryptocurrency, Ethereum, rallied 75% this year, outpacing its larger… Read More »Hackers have stolen $1.4 billion this year using crypto bridges
Sam Bankman-Fried, co-founder and chief executive officer of FTX, in Hong Kong, China, on Tuesday, May 11, 2021. Lam Yik | Bloomberg | Getty Images Sam Bankman-Fried became a crypto billionaire and one of the most famous players in the industry by building cryptocurrency exchange… Read More »Sam Bankman-Fried’s Alameda, Voyager Digital spar in bankruptcy court
It has been a rough month for the crypto sector, and it’s only the third day of August. From cross-chain bridge hacks draining hundreds of millions of dollars in customer funds to the Securities and Exchange Commission coming after crypto Ponzi schemes, this corner of… Read More »Crypto has had a miserable month and it’s only the third day of August
Skulls and bones stacked at the Catacombs of Paris AFP/Patrick Kovarik PARIS — About 65 feet below ground level in Paris is a labyrinth of centuries-old tunnels known as the Catacombs, which hold the skeletal remains of around six million Parisians. Legend has it that… Read More »Crypto developers gather as turmoil grips industry
time magazine covers Eric Baradt | AFP | Getty Images NFTs, or non-fungible tokens, have become, perhaps, the most controversial piece of the crypto conversation, evoking both passionate criticism and praise as Web3 becomes a bigger part of popular culture. Able to shut out the… Read More »99 year-old publisher Time is leading legacy media into the NFT future
Textsize Crypto prices have collapsed in 2022. Dusan Zidar/Dreamstime Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies dropped on Wednesday after investor sentiment soured following the release of key US inflation data. The price of Bitcoin is 4% over the past 24 hours to $19,200, having previously been edging… Read More »Bitcoin Prices Are Plunging. Red-Hot Inflation Data Have Knocked Cryptos Lower.
The FBI in Pittsburgh is spotlighting concerns about cyber crimes.Watch the report in the video player above.”In the past few years, we’ve seen a massive surge in cyber threats. Director (Christopher) Wray recently drew parallels between the current cyber threat environment and 9/11. Cyber threats… Read More »FBI Pittsburgh spotlights cyber crime dangers