Cryptocurrency companies and law enforcement agencies join forces to battle human trafficking. A new consortium of cryptocurrencies was launched in late April within the Anti-Human Trafficking Intelligence Initiative (ATII).
On April 30, GoogleAds were exposed in sponsoring phishing ads for scam alternatives to crypto exchange CoinCorner. Meanwhile, the company itself failed to secure its spot with the search engine’s promoted ads. Therefore, this puts into question the entire attitude of big tech towards cryptocurrency.
A deadly hacking group has started mass-scanning the internet in search of Docker platforms with API endpoints, starting with those that are exposed on the internet. The action of scanning began on Nov 24, 2019 and raised instantly because of its gigantic size. And this seems not to be just an average script kiddie abuse trial.
Today, there are a number of governments, institutions and individuals who publicly claim to be only interested in and supportive of blockchain technology not Bitcoin. Like it or not, you have heard it somewhere or even said it yourself, and the audience understands what you are actually trying to mean, they know that you are talking of blockchain, the technology behind BTC and cryptocurrency as a whole.
In its report published on Monday, March 25 dubbed “Ad quality year in review 2018,” the Microsoft-owned advertisement platform and a web search engine – Bing – revealed that it blocked more than 5 million crypto-related ads.
The Bitcoin (BTC) transaction rate is now approaching its highest peak since December 2017 notwithstanding the one-year long bear market. The transaction per second for Bitcoin, the flagship cryptocurrency, is gradually increasing and is also seeing a recovery in both real use, particularly in the developing markets, and BTC’s Google search trends are rising because of the latest skyrocketing rally.
A Singaporean company is trying to find a permanent solution for locating data after a plane has crashed. This comes after flMH370 went missing. Flight MH370 carrying 239 people on board was reportedly coming from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing on Saturday March 8, 2014. There is no available data about what really occurred since the information was kept on the plane in a device called the black box.
Over the last couple of weeks, Bitcoin price significantly dropped, losing 70% of its value since September 2017. This bloody bear market seems to be the most severe in a long period of digital currency history. Luckily, the crypto market has started to recover step by step, with Google search trends for Bitcoin rising accordingly.