After a Successful IDO, TOMI Token is off to a Flying Start

Investors have shown a keen interest in the TOMI token since the team decided to launch presale access through an NFT collection. That NFT collection helped bring in funds for the team to reduce its TOMI token supply after the sale. Investors in the presale are looking at a 56,655% increase in value over the… Continue reading After a Successful IDO, TOMI Token is off to a Flying Start

Cardano price dips after smart contract launch, Walmart working with Litecoin is fake news, Coinbase raises $2B from junk-bond sale: Hodler’s Digest, Sept. 12-18

Coming every Saturday, Hodler’s Digest will help you track every single important news story that happened this week. The best (and worst) quotes, adoption and regulation highlights, leading coins, predictions and much more — a week on Cointelegraph in one link. Top Stories This Week Cardano launches smart contracts after successful hard fork After years… Continue reading Cardano price dips after smart contract launch, Walmart working with Litecoin is fake news, Coinbase raises $2B from junk-bond sale: Hodler’s Digest, Sept. 12-18

Arthur Herman: After COVID, the Afghanistan debacle, the wisdom of the Vikings can help an America in crisis

How to think like a Viking during the pandemic Author Arthur Herman shares his tips on how to adapt during the pandemic, traces back to Nordic roots Can the distant past offer answers to the crises plaguing modern-day Americans? Even if it did, would those Americans listen?  The answer to both questions is yes.  In… Continue reading Arthur Herman: After COVID, the Afghanistan debacle, the wisdom of the Vikings can help an America in crisis

5 takeaways after Newsom survives California recall attempt

California Gov. Gavin Newsom ably fended off a recall attempt from Republicans on Tuesday, changing the stakes of the contest from a referendum on his own performance and into a partisan fight over Trumpism and the coronavirus. Five takeaways from Newsom's victory: COVID PRECAUTIONS CAN HELP DEMOCRATS Republicans intended the recall to be a referendum… Continue reading 5 takeaways after Newsom survives California recall attempt

Sen. Warren goes after Ethereum network fees in committee hearing

Democratic Senator Elizabeth Warren, known by many as an outspoken cryptocurrency skeptic in the U.S. government, criticized outages at exchanges and high transaction fees during periods of price volatility. In a Tuesday hearing of the Senate Committee on Banking, Housing, and Urban Affairs with Securities and Exchange Commission chair Gary Gensler, Warren claimed the crypto… Continue reading Sen. Warren goes after Ethereum network fees in committee hearing

Rep. Yvette Herrell: After visiting Holloman AFB, where 5,000 Afghans are living, I have a lot of questions

Republicans send letter demanding clarity on Biden’s refugee vetting process Rep. Yvette Herrell and Rep. Michael Waltz say Biden’s ‘atrocious’ Afghanistan withdrawal is putting Americans at risk. Last week I visited Holloman Air Force Base in the Second Congressional District of New Mexico, which I represent in Congress. The base now hosts an estimated 5,000… Continue reading Rep. Yvette Herrell: After visiting Holloman AFB, where 5,000 Afghans are living, I have a lot of questions

Homes evacuated after man, 25, held by counter-terror cops over 'explosives offences'

HOMES have been evacuated in a Hampshire town after a man was arrested on suspicion of explosives offences. Counter-terror police have held a 25-year-old man on suspicion of making or possession of explosives under suspicious circumstances in a Basingstoke home. He was also arrested on suspicion of possession of a firearm without a certificate and… Continue reading Homes evacuated after man, 25, held by counter-terror cops over 'explosives offences'

SOL price nears $200 after FTX’s Solana-enabled NFT marketplace goes live

Solana (SOL) bulls have largely ignored its overvaluation risks as the blockchain asset goes after another milestone price level. The SOL/USD exchange rate almost reached $200 on Tuesday as investors continued to treat Solana as a long-term competitor to Ethereum, the world’s leading smart contracts platform. More bullish evidence came on Monday after Sam Bankman-Fried,… Continue reading SOL price nears $200 after FTX’s Solana-enabled NFT marketplace goes live

Dog owners reminded to be ‘cautious’ after seal pup found injured on Auckland beach

Auckland Council Animal Management is reminding dog owners to be cautious of the seals when walking their pets on a Devonport beach after a seal pup was injured. Animal Management staff received a call about a seal in distress at Narrow Neck beach on Sunday. Auckland Council manager animal management Elly Waitoa said a seal… Continue reading Dog owners reminded to be ‘cautious’ after seal pup found injured on Auckland beach

California hiker dies after falling 50 feet, witnesses say she tripped

Fox News Flash top headlines for September 5 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A woman fell to her death Sunday morning while hiking on a trail at Mori Point in Pacifica, according to reports. Witnesses told authorities that the woman appeared to trip while hiking on a… Continue reading California hiker dies after falling 50 feet, witnesses say she tripped

Users panic after Coinbase mistakenly sends 2FA reset notices to customers

Customers of leading U.S. crypto exchange Coinbase have spent the weekend panicking after the exchange mistakenly sent emails to users stating their two-factor authentication (2FA) settings had been changed. On Aug. 27, Coinbase accidentally sent the email to 125,000 of its customers, resulting in widespread public backlash. Coinbase took to Twitter on Aug. 29 to… Continue reading Users panic after Coinbase mistakenly sends 2FA reset notices to customers

Solicitor struck off after he was jailed for raping girl

Solicitor, 56, is struck off after he was jailed for 11 years for raping and sexually assaulting girl at her home following her 18th birthday party Mark Hodge was jailed for attacking the ‘vulnerable’ teenage girl back in 2015 Tribunal condemned ‘heinous’ conduct and removed him from Roll of Solicitors But Hodge argued he should… Continue reading Solicitor struck off after he was jailed for raping girl

Altcoins soar after Bitcoin price bounces off a key moving average

The cryptocurrency market got off to a slow start on Aug. 19 after stimulus tapering talks from the U.S. Federal Reserve put pressure on global financial markets, but momentum within the crypto market picked up in the afternoon session as Bitcoin (BTC) bulls finally managed to break above the $46,000 level. While most altcoins were… Continue reading Altcoins soar after Bitcoin price bounces off a key moving average

After more than $2 trillion spent by the US, Afghanistan is falling back to the Taliban

Will Kabul fall to Taliban following US withdrawal from Afghanistan? Former Trump deputy national security adviser KT McFarland on the Taliban forces closing in on the Afghanistan capital and Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen considering visiting China. Stunning advances by Taliban insurgents this summer amid an ongoing U.S. troop withdrawal from Afghanistan threaten to unwind a… Continue reading After more than $2 trillion spent by the US, Afghanistan is falling back to the Taliban

BP boosts payouts after profit jump, transition on track

Oil on a ‘boost’ beyond inflation due to supply, demand imbalance: Maglan Capital president Maglan Capital President David Tawil explains why he believes there could soon be ‘a serious oil crisis in this world.’ LONDON – BP boosted its dividend and share buybacks after beating expectations with a $2.8 billion second-quarter profit powered by higher… Continue reading BP boosts payouts after profit jump, transition on track

Travel rules farce after France quarantine kept over Beta variant fear

Chaos as ministers say Dominic Raab was WRONG to claim France was hit with ‘amber plus’ quarantine rules because of Beta cases on Reunion island 6,000 miles away – while Italy refuses to exempt Brits from self-isolation amid fears of ‘travel war’ Dominic Raab claimed that France was hit with quarantine over Reunion cases Transport… Continue reading Travel rules farce after France quarantine kept over Beta variant fear

Travel rules farce after France quarantine kept over Beta variant fear

Chaos as ministers say Dominic Raab was WRONG to claim France was hit with ‘amber plus’ quarantine rules because of Beta cases on Reunion island 6,000 miles away – while Italy refuses to exempt Brits from self-isolation amid fears of ‘travel war’ Dominic Raab claimed that France was hit with quarantine over Reunion cases Transport… Continue reading Travel rules farce after France quarantine kept over Beta variant fear

Georgia man, 19, dead after Applebee's fight, was 'all-American' with 'heart of gold,' family says

Fox News Flash top headlines for July 29 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A Georgia man who was knocked out in an Applebee’s restaurant fistfight earlier this week has died, according to local reports. Two young men arrived at the restaurant and confronted Kaleb Duckworth, 19, around… Continue reading Georgia man, 19, dead after Applebee's fight, was 'all-American' with 'heart of gold,' family says

Georgia man, 19, dead after Applebee's fight, was 'all-American' with 'heart of gold,' family says

Fox News Flash top headlines for July 29 Fox News Flash top headlines are here. Check out what’s clicking on Foxnews.com. A Georgia man who was knocked out in an Applebee’s restaurant fistfight earlier this week has died, according to local reports. Two young men arrived at the restaurant and confronted Kaleb Duckworth, 19, around… Continue reading Georgia man, 19, dead after Applebee's fight, was 'all-American' with 'heart of gold,' family says

Bitcoin hits $40K after a 6-week absence, but on-chain activity is ‘somewhat bearish’

Bitcoin (BTC) touched $40,370 on July 26 as a solid day of gains saw the return of a major price milestone. BTC price daily gains near 20% Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD touching $40,400 before consolidating nearby later in the day. The pair had held on to previous gains from the… Continue reading Bitcoin hits $40K after a 6-week absence, but on-chain activity is ‘somewhat bearish’

Warning after ethanol-soaked frozen whitebait stolen from University of Canterbury research storage

Mixed with a few whisked eggs, a shake of salt and pepper, a squeeze of lemon and a knob of butter for cooking is how most people like to enjoy their whitebait. Soaked in an industrial chemical more familiar as a solvent or the intoxicating ingredient in many a tipple, not so much. But a… Continue reading Warning after ethanol-soaked frozen whitebait stolen from University of Canterbury research storage

After ‘7/20’ social media campaign, Sushi reveals all-in-one AMM ‘Trident’

After months of bluster and braggadocio, decentralized finance (DeFi) platform Sushi is finally revealing the long-awaited “7/20” project update — but it remains to be seen whether the new product will live up to the hype.  Taking the stage this morning at the Ethereum Community Conference in Paris, Sushi CTO Joseph Delong pulled back the… Continue reading After ‘7/20’ social media campaign, Sushi reveals all-in-one AMM ‘Trident’

Texas Democrats dig in after exodus; GOP threatens arrest

AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — Texas Democrats who hurriedly fled to Washington to block sweeping new election laws back home acknowledged Tuesday they can't stay away forever and urged Congress to act on voting rights, while Republican Gov. Greg Abbott threatened them with arrest the moment they return.  As Democratsgathered at the U.S. Capitol, Republicans in… Continue reading Texas Democrats dig in after exodus; GOP threatens arrest

Belgian woman, 90, dies after contracting two COVID-19 strains at once

More On: Coronavirus No COVID-19 booster shot needed ‘right now,’ Fauci says AOC takes shot at Boebert over CPAC speech Thai medical workers diagnosed with COVID-19 despite getting of China’s vax Biden could use door-to-door vax effort to seize guns and bibles: congressman A 90-year-old Belgian woman died after she became infected with two different… Continue reading Belgian woman, 90, dies after contracting two COVID-19 strains at once