EFF said the bill is a serious threat to citizens’ privacy; the immutability of a blockchain means false diagnoses can’t be erased.
ParaFi and D1 have invested a total of $450,000 into Bitfinex spin-out DeversiFi and will now play a governance role in the project’s DAO.
Polkadot has released its first testnet, Rococo, for its parachain network. The testnet will commence with three parachains, Parity Technologies said.
COVID-19 proved the need for FedNow, even though the U.S. central bank admits the service is still years away.
Germany’s financial regulator BaFin is seizing bitcoin ATMs run by “Shitcoins Club” months after ordering its operator to cease trading crypto.
The new digital asset head at Goldman Sachs said the bank is considering launching its own possibly fiat-backed cryptocurrency.
Crypto businessman Danilo Afonso Pechin remains jailed after Brazil’s High Court refused to hear his request for habeas corpus.
“If you have large dollar values and you’re hoping for any kind of return on them, that’s faded,” said CEO Michael Saylor. “Gold, silver and bitcoin are showing strength.”
The 17-year-old charged with being the mastermind behind July’s Twitter hack has pleaded not guilty; the defense says bail posted is “grossly inappropriate” to the amount of money stolen.
The chemicals, though never delivered, would have been potent enough to kill 300 people, prosecutors say.