Anonymous sends Elon Musk a warning

Anonymous

CYBERSPACE – The decentralized hacktivist community group, Anonymous, has posted a strongly worded message addressing Elon Musk and threatening him with retribution for his ‘careless’ tweets that they claim has ‘destroyed lives’. The video also called him ‘just another narcissistic rich dude’. The message was delivered by an eerie figure wearing a Guy Fawkes mask, […]

Coinbase goes public with a $86 Billion valuation

NEW YORK – The cryptocurrency exchange Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) went public Wednesday afternoon at a valuation of nearly $100 Billion after many days of speculation among analysts and the general public. The exchange garnered interest due to its reputation and the recent surge in popularity of anything crypto based, particularly Bitcoins. The company listed its […]

NFTs: Risks and opportunities beyond the hype

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Christie’s, the historical auction house and a pioneer in the art world made history a few weeks ago by auctioning off artwork for a record US$69 million – making it one of the most expensive works ever sold. The piece entitled “The first 5000 days” created by the contemporary artist Beeple cannot be hung on […]

Tesla, Visa, Paypal and others embrace Bitcoin

PALO ALTO – Tesla (NASDAQ: TSLA) announced this week that it has invested US$1.5 billion in Bitcoin reserves; triggering its largest price gain. This move makes Tesla the biggest company to back the controversial cryptocurrency to date. The company has also allowed the use of Bitcoin as a form of payment for its electric cars. […]

Facebook to change course on Libra strategy

SAN FRANCISCO – Facebook Inc. ( NASDAQ: FB) and its partners are considering a redesign of the Libra cryptocurrency system to allow for digital versions of established currencies such as the dollar and the Euro – according to Bloomberg and tech site The Information. The change marks a clear attempt by the firm at adapting […]