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Bitcoin records biggest one-day drop for almost two months

Fall comes amid warnings over speculation by novice investors in cryptocurrencies such as dogecoin

US Lawmaker Warns Treasury Secretary and Fed Chair Not to Ignore Bitcoin or America Will Fall Behind

Congressman Kevin McCarthy has urged Treasury Secretary Janet Yellen and Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell not to ignore bitcoin like they have been trying to do. He believes it is the future, emphasizing, “I do not want America to fall behind” other countries.

If You Invested Your 3 Stimulus Checks In Bitcoin, Dogecoin Or Ethereum, Here's How Much You'd Have Now | Benzinga

Stimulus money in the pandemic has been a major factor behind the current boom in stocks and cryptocurrencies.

‘It was inevitable’: Bitcoin tumbles as Coinbase hangover rattles crypto assets

The mania that drove crypto assets to records as Coinbase Global went public last week turned on itself on the weekend, sending bitcoin tumbling the most since February.

Bitcoin’s Silent Revolution: Technology And Invention, Plebeian And Ruler

The characteristics inherent to technologies enable the increasing freedom of citizens under rulership; Bitcoin is one such technology.

China Says It Has No Desire to Replace Dollar With Digital Yuan

China’s goal for internationalizing its currency is not to replace the dollar, and the efforts to create a digital yuan are aimed at domestic use, a senior central bank official said Sunday.

Google Used 'Double Irish' Loophole to Dodge Billions in 2019 Taxes

Under the now-outlawed "double Irish" tax dodge, corporations transferred their intellectual property to holding companies registered in Ireland but run from tax havens like Bermuda, which siphoned off profits through royalty fees.

Facebook Bans Users From Sharing New York Post Article About Black Lives Matter Co-Founder

The co-founder of Black Lives Matter (BLM), Patrisse Cullors, recently came under fire for her real estate purchases in Los Angeles that amounted to over $3 million. A Saturday article posted by the New York Post (NYP) detailed her recent million-dollar purchases and included a call for an investigation into the purchases from other BLM activists.

French Inmate Posting Food Videos From Jail Cell Now An Instagram Star

As his culinary fame grows, fellow prisoners have begun placing orders for favourite dishes.

2 Russian Cosmonauts, NASA Astronaut Return From International Space Station

The Soyuz descent module carring the trio landed upright after descending through a cloudless sky on a fine spring day in central Kazakhstan, a Roscosmos TV commentator confirmed.

Legendary investor Ron Conway tells us Coinbase is the new Google. Here's what that means for the next wave of startup founders.

Just like Netscape kicked off the dot-com era, Coinbase is ushering in a boom for crypto startups, Silicon Valley legend Ron Conway told Insider.

Canadian MP completely naked in parliamentary Zoom call

He did manage to cover his privates with his cell phone.

How to format an SD card and erase all of its data

You can format an SD card using Windows, Mac, and Android devices, and likely your digital camera too.

City of London calls for 'paradigm shift' in compliance tech at banks

Britain’s financial firms and regulators should step up the use of technology to cut the cost of compliance and make the City of London more globally competitive, a report said on Friday.

IRS is probing the dark web to look for cryptocurrency and NFT tax evasion

Tax evasion using cryptocurrencies is “replicating” with nonfungible tokens and other new crypto-related products, according to IRS Commissioner Charles Rettig.

What’s at Stake in the U.S. Case Against a Crypto Rebel

The prosecution of BitMEX co-founder Arthur Hayes could lay down legal markers as digital currency moves into the mainstream.

Cat microchips could become compulsory

The measures, being considered by government ministers, aims to tackle a rise in pet theft during the pandemic.

The genius behind early Russian space tech

The Soviet Union did not have many of the same technological advances enjoyed by Nasa – but that didn’t stop them leaping ahead of the Americans into space. Here’s how.

Challenge or Opportunity? How China's Digital Silk Road May Change Global Technology Order

Besides challenging the US' Big Tech dominance across the world, the Beijing-led Digital Silk Road initiative provides its customers with vast opportunities through competitively priced digital products and services.