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

House Jan. 6 panel subpoenas Trump advisers, associates

WASHINGTON — A House committee investigating the Jan. 6 insurrection at the U.S. Capitol has issued its first subpoenas, demanding records and testimony from four of former President Donald Trump’s close advisers and associates who were in contact with him before and during the attack. In a significant escalation for the panel, Committee Chairman Bennie… Continue reading House Jan. 6 panel subpoenas Trump advisers, associates

Melinda Gates, Kamala Harris to discuss 'global COVID-19 response'

Fox Business Flash top headlines for September 20 Check out what’s clicking on FoxBusiness.com. Melinda French Gates will meet with Vice President Kamala Harris Tuesday morning to discuss the world's response to the coronavirus pandemic as concerns grow over the highly contagious delta variant.  The vice president's office announced that the two will meet at… Continue reading Melinda Gates, Kamala Harris to discuss 'global COVID-19 response'

Almost half of crypto owners turn to celebs like Kim Kardashian for advice: Survey

A new survey has revealed bleak insights into the apparent willingness of retail investors to follow digital asset advice from the social media accounts of celebrities and influencers. According to a Morning Consultant survey of 2,200 U.S. adults, 45% of crypto-holding respondents indicated they would be likely to seek exposure to a digital asset if… Continue reading Almost half of crypto owners turn to celebs like Kim Kardashian for advice: Survey

Taker Protocol Raises $3M to Transform NFT Liquidity and Utilization

Taker Protocol has closed a $3 million funding round. Taker Protocol Focuses on NFT Liquidity Taker Protocol, a crypto liquidity protocol for NFTs, has raised $3 million from a number of reputable investors to build new financial primitives into the burgeoning NFT market. The round was led by Electric Capital, while Digital Currency Group, Ascentive… Continue reading Taker Protocol Raises $3M to Transform NFT Liquidity and Utilization

Taker Protocol Raises $3M to Transform NFT Liquidity and Utilization

September 20th – New York — Taker Protocol, a crypto liquidity protocol for NFTs, has raised $3 million from a number of reputable investors to build new financial primitives into the burgeoning NFT market. The round was led by Electric Capital, with DCG, Ascentive Assets, Dragonfly Capital, Spartan Group, The LAO, Sfermion and Morningstar Ventures… Continue reading Taker Protocol Raises $3M to Transform NFT Liquidity and Utilization

‘I don’t think we’ll survive the winter’: a small energy supplier’s call for help

Record rise in prices threatens to force energy supplier Green to fold unless government throws it a lifeline Last modified on Sun 19 Sep 2021 15.02 EDT The energy supplier Green has warned it is among those small suppliers facing the threat of going bust amid record market prices for gas and electricity. “I don’t… Continue reading ‘I don’t think we’ll survive the winter’: a small energy supplier’s call for help

Automakers could be required to install technology to detect drunk drivers

Cars would be prevented from starting if the operator is impaired – but some critics worry about who could access the data Last modified on Fri 17 Sep 2021 06.02 EDT Car manufacturers would be required to include technology to monitor whether US drivers are impaired by alcohol and to disable the vehicle from operating… Continue reading Automakers could be required to install technology to detect drunk drivers

Trading Bitcoin’s like trading stamps, says Swedish central bank governor

The governor of Sweden’s central bank, the Sveriges Riksbank, has dismissed Bitcoin (BTC) as an altogether far-fetched alternative to government-backed fiat currencies. Speaking at a banking conference in Stockholm, Sveriges Riksbank governor Stefan Ingves argued, “Private money usually collapses sooner or later.” In a further disparaging remark, he claimed, “Sure, you can get rich by… Continue reading Trading Bitcoin’s like trading stamps, says Swedish central bank governor

Hacker calling himself 'the King' breaks into popular Instagram

Hacker calling himself ‘the King’ breaks into shocked influencer couple’s popular Instagram account and demands £30,000 ransom to give it back Al Ferguson, 33, and his wife Jen, 43, built up a dedicated Instagram following  Also founded online forum Dadsnet and used the page as a source of income  Couple hit by a hacker called… Continue reading Hacker calling himself 'the King' breaks into popular Instagram

Devastated dad discovers his two daughters, 12 and 16, had died in horror car crash while watching TV news report

A HEARTBROKEN dad found out his two daughters had died in a horrific crash when he saw a news report about the smash on TV. Rolando Busto, from Argentina, says when he saw the report he started praying that his kids – aged 12 and 16 – weren't in the car that plunged off a… Continue reading Devastated dad discovers his two daughters, 12 and 16, had died in horror car crash while watching TV news report

Biden broke campaign promise to not tax anyone making less than $400,000: Rep. French Hill

Reconciliation bill means higher taxes for Americans: Rep. Hill Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., argues the $3.5 trillion infrastructure packages has unseen consequences. Rep. French Hill, R-Ark., while discussing the Democrats' massive spending plan, argued that President Biden already broke his campaign promise to not raise taxes on anyone making less than $400,000. WHITE HOUSE ‘LASER… Continue reading Biden broke campaign promise to not tax anyone making less than $400,000: Rep. French Hill

Biker on cannabis jailed for two years for ploughing into girl, nine

Biker on cannabis is jailed for two years for ploughing into nine-year-old girl in crash that left her with bleed on brain Anthony Morris, 35, lost control of a Kawasaki bike in North Shields in July 2020  He veered ‘out of nowhere’ onto a footpath and hit a girl, nine, who was walking The youngster… Continue reading Biker on cannabis jailed for two years for ploughing into girl, nine

Finance Redefined: Swindling the lender and a $100M pot, Aug. 30–Sept. 3

Welcome to the latest iteration of Cointelegraph’s DeFi newsletter. Just as quickly as the summer departed from our calendars, millions of funds were hacked from the wallets of Cream Finance. This has been another jam-packed week in the decentralized finance, or DeFi, space. Here are some top picks for the biggest stories on what is… Continue reading Finance Redefined: Swindling the lender and a $100M pot, Aug. 30–Sept. 3

Bug in Ethereum client leads to split — EVM-compatible chains at risk

A major consensus bug has affected more than half the Ethereum network’s nodes, causing those running older versions of Geth to split from the main network. According to Ethereum software developer Marius van der Wijden, an unknown individual or group exploited a vulnerability affecting earlier versions of Geth, one of Ethereum’s software clients. According to… Continue reading Bug in Ethereum client leads to split — EVM-compatible chains at risk

Bug in Ethereum client leads to split — EVM-compatible chains at risk

A major consensus bug has affected more than half the Ethereum network’s nodes, causing those running older versions of Geth to split from the main network. According to Ethereum software developer Marius van der Wijden, an unknown individual or group exploited a vulnerability affecting earlier versions of Geth, one of Ethereum’s software clients. According to… Continue reading Bug in Ethereum client leads to split — EVM-compatible chains at risk

Exclusive: ELEMENTARYb Selects Shuab Akhtar as Director of Product

ELEMENTARYb, the intelligent financial management platform providing complete control to MMEs, recently announced that the company has appointed Shuab Akhtar, an industry veteran with extensive experience in the global financial sector, as its new Director of Product. In a press release shared exclusively with Finance Magnates, ELEMENTARYb mentioned that the newly appointed Director of Product… Continue reading Exclusive: ELEMENTARYb Selects Shuab Akhtar as Director of Product

Michael Liang Zhao Joins Powerbridge Technologies

Powerbridge Technologies, the Nasdaq-listed technology firm, announced today that the company has appointed Michael Liang Zhao, a well-known blockchain expert, to lead its technology development efforts in blockchain applications and cryptocurrency mining. Zhao has extensive experience in Bitcoin and Ethereum mining. Prior to joining Powerbridge, Zhao successfully led the development of a public blockchain focusing on data… Continue reading Michael Liang Zhao Joins Powerbridge Technologies

Too little too late? Binance tightens KYC checks as investors pull out of $100M funding

Regulatory walls have been closing on Binance, the beleaguered cryptocurrency exchange that’s been operating in total ignorance of financial regulations across the world. Now caught in a chokehold by regulators from Malaysia to the U.K. and even the Cayman Islands, the exchange is attempting to play catch up. It has now tightened its customer identification… Continue reading Too little too late? Binance tightens KYC checks as investors pull out of $100M funding

Internet of Things (IoT): Is This the New Catalyst for Blockchain Technology?

The globe is changing swiftly as individuals and organizations adopt digital ecosystems and smart technologies. This paradigm shift has given rise to the fourth industrial revolution, also dubbed 4IR. Ideally, the 4IR ushers in an era where digitally connected products can automatically communicate hence the concept of smart cities and homes. Some of the hallmark… Continue reading Internet of Things (IoT): Is This the New Catalyst for Blockchain Technology?

Glasgow landlord offers tiny TOILET as an OFFICE for £50 a week

Taking the pee: Glasgow landlord bids to rent out tiny TOILET as an OFFICE for £50 a week Pictures posted to Gumtree show desk and kettle just inches away from the toilet Miniature space in Patrick is in a first floor apartment inside a tenement building Advert was posted 44 days ago and says ‘office’… Continue reading Glasgow landlord offers tiny TOILET as an OFFICE for £50 a week

Misread warnings helped lead to chaotic Afghan evacuation – The Denver Post

WASHINGTON — The warnings were clear: The Afghan government would likely fall once U.S. troops pulled out. But intelligence agencies and ultimately President Joe Biden missed how quickly it would happen, losing weeks that could have been used for evacuations and spurring a foreign policy crisis. Without a sense that the country could collapse so… Continue reading Misread warnings helped lead to chaotic Afghan evacuation – The Denver Post

Binance Hires Ex-IRS Officer To Fight Money Laundering

Key Takeaways Binance has appointed Greg Monahan, a former IRS investigator, as its new global money laundering reporting officer. Manohan will focus on enhancing Binance’s AML compliance and support investigation programs. The exchange says it has expanded compliance hiring by over 500% since last year. Binance has hired a former criminal investigator at the Inland… Continue reading Binance Hires Ex-IRS Officer To Fight Money Laundering

How Blockchain Is Disrupting The Future of IoT, From Remote Locations to The Logistics Industry

The 21st century has defined itself as the era of innovation, with the world moving to adopt modern-day technologies, including the Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain. These two are among the big four technologies of the century together with Artificial Intelligence (AI) and Big data.  While all these emerging technologies are changing the globe,… Continue reading How Blockchain Is Disrupting The Future of IoT, From Remote Locations to The Logistics Industry