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Ex-insurance agent known as ‘Lord Voldermort’ faces prison for harassing clients

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A Singapore court has sentenced an insurance agent to 29 months in prison for threatening his clients and demanding payment in bitcoin. He posed online as fictional characters such... Read More

Cryptocurrency thefts, scams hit $1.7 billion in 2018: report

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Cryptocurrencies stolen from exchanges and scammed from investors surged more than 400 percent in 2018 to around $1.7 billion, according to a report from U.S.-based... Read More

Aetna, other health insurers team up with IBM on blockchain project

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FILE PHOTO: Logos of CVS and Aetna are displayed on a monitor above the floor of the New York Stock Exchange shortly after the opening bell in New York,... Read More

Harvard, Levi Strauss, U.S. think tank in blockchain tie-up on worker welfare

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NEW YORK (Reuters) – Harvard University’s public Health graduate school, U.S. think-tank New America, and American apparel company Levi Strauss & Co announced on Thursday a collaboration to develop... Read More

Over 770 million email addresses shared online in largest data breach in history

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A security researcher has blown the lid off the largest data breach in history as over 770 million emails and 21 million unique passwords have been exposed, eclipsing the... Read More

Ford and IBM among quartet in Congo cobalt blockchain project

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LONDON (Reuters) – Carmaker Ford (F.N), technology giant IBM (IBM.N), South Korean cathode maker LG Chem (051910.KS) and China’s Huayou Cobalt (603799.SS) have joined forces in the first blockchain... Read More

HSBC settles forex deals worth $250 billion on blockchain in last year

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FILE PHOTO: HSBC’s building in Canary Wharf is seen behind a City of London sign outside Billingsgate Market in London, Britain, August 8, 2018. REUTERS/Hannah McKay LONDON (Reuters) –... Read More

The hot new tech at the CES 2019 expo

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Media playback is unsupported on your device The CES trade show is powering up again in Vegas. Most of the biggest names in tech and stacks of start-ups you’ve... Read More

Hackers seize control of 1000s of Google Chromecasts to promote PewDiePie

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In a bizarre hacking case, over 72,000 Chromecasts were infiltrated to expose a vulnerability to users while at the same time promoting the hackers’ favorite YouTuber, PewDiePie. The hackers,... Read More

Saxo Bank's crazy predictions: Apple buying Tesla, Netflix stock crashing & solar flare causes chaos

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Danish Saxo Bank traditionally publishes its annual list of “outrageous predictions” that may really shake up the world if the listed events ever happen. However, this year’s forecast doesn’t... Read More