Why their hasn't been a bitcoin revolution yet

Cryptocurrencies: Why Hasn’t the Bitcoin Revolution Yet Happened?

DIGITAL COINS: Cryptocurrencies have still not overthrown the monetary system, they have failed to become anything more than a speculative investment While bitcoin hits the headlines with every surge in its price, it has failed to deliver on its initial promise to be used as a payment method. The main reason is that cryptocurrencies are not […]

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Amazon would like to design its own cryptocurrency

Amazon Shows Interest in Cryptocurrencies

E-COMMERCE: Jeff Bezos’ company, Amazon is reportedly set to launch cryptocurrency testing in Mexico Amazon could very soon add a string to its bow. In addition to its own e-commerce products and video streaming platform, Amazon could also enter the cryptocurrency market. Several job offers have recently been published in this regard. If the American company does not […]

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North Korea: Pyongyang stole $ 300 million in cryptocurrency, UN says

North Korea: Pyongyang Stole $ 300 Million in Cryptocurrency, UN Says

CRYPTOCURRENCY: According to the United Nations, this money is used in particular for North Korea to finance its nuclear and ballistic programs North Korean hackers are once again in the eye of the United Nations. The country has stolen more than $ 300 million in cryptocurrency in recent months through computer attacks intended to finance its banned nuclear and ballistic […]

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Facebook libra crytocurrency changes name to Diem

Libra: Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Changes Name and is Now Called Diem

VIRTUAL CURRENCY: The objective of this name change is to mark a little more distance between Diem – formerly Libra – and Facebook, its initiator The development of its cryptocurrency has not been a long quiet river for Facebook. The project has indeed been strongly criticized by many regulators. The latter feared that Facebook’s cryptocurrency could be a threat to the […]

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Libra: Facebook's cryptocurrency would go on sale in January

Libra: Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Could Launch in January 2021

ECONOMY: This virtual Facebook currency will not look like it originally intended Announced in June 2019, the cryptocurrency imagined by Facebook would finally be ready to be launched, assures the Financial Times. Libra could indeed make its appearance in January 2021, after having faced many obstacles. Unexpected events that had a direct impact on the Facebook project. In the end, the Libra will not quite […]

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Bitcoin is the most famous of the virtual currencies.

Bitcoin Price Approaches All-Time High of $20,000

CRYPTOCURRENCY: The previous bitcoin record was reached on the 18th December 2017, at $ 19,511 The price of Bitcoin, the first cryptocurrency decentralized than Monday’s 19.800 dollars for the first time since its inception eleven years ago, boosted by its use more widespread and the appetite of the market risk. At around 3:20 p.m. GMT, the price of bitcoin […]

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Malware infected WAV Files

WAV Audio Files Altered to Hide Malware

INTERNET: Infected machines are mainly used to mine cryptocurrencies Two new security reports claim that malware creators are now using WAV audio files to spread viruses to their victims’ computers and smartphones. We are talking here about steganography, the art of hiding certain information in another data medium. In this case, the main thing is to hide a file or text – […]

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Paypal pulls out of Facebook Libra Crytocurrency project

Libra: PayPal Withdraws from Facebook’s Cryptocurrency Project

As a member of the consortium of partners including Visa and Mastercard, the group, Paypal had planned to invest at least $ 10 million in the Facebook Libra Cryptocurrency project. The growing opposition of many players and regulators to Facebook’s future virtual currency has finally defeated the willingness of a major investor to participate. PayPal has announced Friday its decision […]

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Libra, the cryptocurrency of Facebook

Libra: Washington Launches a Warning to Facebook against its Cryptocurrency

DIGITAL CURRENCY: The US government is afraid that this virtual currency, Libra by Facebook will be used to launder money or finance terrorism The US government is not totally excited about Libra, Facebook’s cryptocurrency. On Monday, Donald Trump’s finance minister, Steven Mnuchin, issued a warning to Facebook about his virtual currency project, fearing that Libra would be used for the wrong reasons. “The Treasury […]

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