Tether pays out $10bn in withdrawals since start of crypto crash

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Tether pays out $10bn in withdrawals since start of crypto crash Pace of withdrawals in May means ‘stablecoin’ company effectively dealing with slow-motion bank run Tether, the multibillion dollar Läs mer…

Ukrainian man loses life savings in ‘stablecoin’ crypto slump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Ukrainian man loses life savings in ‘stablecoin’ crypto slump Yuri Popovich invested in the supposedly safe cryptocurrency to protect against risks of the invasion A Ukrainian man who converted Läs mer…

YouTube removes more than 9,000 channels relating to Ukraine war

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; YouTube removes more than 9,000 channels relating to Ukraine war Exclusive: Platform takes ‘unprecedented action’ to address content guideline violations since invasion Russia-Ukraine war: latest updates YouTube has taken Läs mer…

Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos have an unhealthy Twitter habit | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; What do Elon Musk and Jeff Bezos have in common? An unhealthy Twitter habit John Naughton They are two of the world’s richest people, and both are obsessed with Läs mer…

TikTok and tiaras: the youngsters leading a new generation of royalists

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; TikTok and tiaras: the youngsters leading a new generation of royalists A 70-year reign is being hailed in 60-second video clips to mark the Queen’s platinum jubilee – winning Läs mer…

Best podcasts of the week: Penn Badgley goes back to school for tales of teenage cringe

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Best podcasts of the week: Penn Badgley goes back to school for tales of teenage cringe In this week’s newsletter: The Gossip Girl and You heartthrob explores adolescent angst Läs mer…

Geraldine Quinn: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet)

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Geraldine Quinn: the 10 funniest things I have ever seen (on the internet) This Golden Gibbo nominee was on the internet before Google – here are her favourite online Läs mer…

Crypto crash unlikely to reduce its climate impact, expert says

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Crypto crash unlikely to reduce its climate impact, expert says Enormous energy consumption has barely reduced despite $1tn being wiped off the sector The crypto crash will not reduce Läs mer…

$7.6bn of ‘stablecoin’ tether redeemed since start of crypto crisis

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; $7.6bn of ‘stablecoin’ tether redeemed since start of crypto crisis Figures suggest company has paid out more than total cash on hand, as terra backers prepare relaunch Digital investors Läs mer…

Data the dog: Twitter turns its privacy policy into an old-school video game

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Data the dog: Twitter turns its privacy policy into an old-school video game In Twitter Data Dash, players take control of a blue puppy who eats bones that inform Läs mer…

Twitter takeover temporarily on hold, says Elon Musk

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter takeover temporarily on hold, says Elon Musk Tesla owner says $44bn deal has been paused until he gets more information about fake accounts Elon Musk has said his Läs mer…

Twitter announces hiring freeze as two top executives leave

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Twitter announces hiring freeze as two top executives leave News comes as Elon Musk, world’s richest man, is working to close a $44bn deal to acquire social media company Läs mer…

Google Is Making It Easier to Remove Personal Info From Search

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Google recently started allowing users to remove their personal information from search results, including their phone number, email, and home address. On Wednesday, the company announced at its annual Läs mer…

Could Terra fall prove to be Lehman Brothers moment for crytocurrencies?

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Could Terra fall prove to be Lehman Brothers moment for crytocurrencies? Explainer: Questions asked about whether other ‘stablecoins’ may follow suit – and if so, what else? Billions were Läs mer…

Reversing Trump Twitter ban will provoke user backlash, Elon Musk warned

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Reversing Trump Twitter ban will provoke user backlash, Elon Musk warned Rights groups fear Twitter buyer could open door to conspiracy theorists and contravene UK online safety bill Elon Läs mer…

Elon Musk pledges to overturn Twitter’s ban on Donald Trump

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk pledges to overturn Twitter’s ban on Donald Trump Tesla boss says decision in January last year was ‘morally bad and foolish in the extreme’ Elon Musk has Läs mer…

‘They will do nothing to fix it’: why the NBN still matters to many voters

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; ‘They will do nothing to fix it’: why the NBN still matters to many voters Unlike in 2010 and 2013 when the NBN rollout was a hot topic, it Läs mer…

Elon Musk’s takeover financing deal could clip Twitter’s wings

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk’s takeover financing deal could clip Twitter’s wings The Tesla tycoon’s complex bid for the social media platform will load the tech firm with debt If you want Läs mer…

The jobless Americans chasing the dream of ‘passive income’

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Workers say they’re replacing career ambitions with low-stakes side hustles. But are many of the schemes too good to be true? by Luke Winkie Aubrey, a 26-year-old in Florida, Läs mer…

Best podcasts of the week: How a Mormon settlement descended into a haven for cults, cartels and killings

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Best podcasts of the week: How a Mormon settlement descended into a haven for cults, cartels and killings In this week’s newsletter: Colonia LeBaron was meant to be a Läs mer…

Yuga Labs apologises after sale of virtual land crashes Ethereum

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Yuga Labs apologises after sale of virtual land crashes Ethereum Demand for plots of land in multiplayer game Otherside was so high it overwhelmed the Ethereum blockchain A multi-billion Läs mer…

Elon, Twitter is not the town square – it’s just a private shop. The square belongs to us all | John Naughton

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon, Twitter is not the town square – it’s just a private shop. The square belongs to us all John Naughton Musk’s acquisition of the media platform will be Läs mer…

Crypto-crimewave forces police online to pursue ill-gotten assets

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Crypto-crimewave forces police online to pursue ill-gotten assets Scams relating to digital ‘coins’ are growing – but data reveals authorities are making record seizures of assets too In July Läs mer…

The price of free speech: why Elon Musk’s $44bn vision for Twitter could fall apart

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; The price of free speech: why Elon Musk’s $44bn vision for Twitter could fall apart The controversial billionaire may find that buying the platform exposes him to a whole Läs mer…

Elon Musk says Twitter must be ‘neutral’ as wave of leftwing users quit

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk says Twitter must be ‘neutral’ as wave of leftwing users quit World’s richest man aims to reassure followers saying he will not seek to politicise social media Läs mer…

Elon Musk engages with tweets criticising Twitter staff

Detta inlägg post publicerades ursprungligen på denna sida this site ; Elon Musk engages with tweets criticising Twitter staff Acquisition agreement allows Musk to tweet about deal but not to disparage firm or its representatives Elon Musk has engaged with Läs mer…