Russia’s FSB ‘shuts down’ notorious REvil ransomware gang – TechCrunch

The Russian Federal Security Service (FSB) announced on Friday that it has raided and shut down the operations of the notorious REvil ransomware gang. The unprecedented move — which will undoubtedly send a message to other ransomware groups operating out of the country — saw the Russian authorities conduct raids at 25 addresses across the […]

Bitcoin dips below $42K as new forecast says breakout ‘most probable outcome’ for BTC price

Bitcoin (BTC) returned closer to $40,000 on Thursday as $44,000 resistance proved too much for bulls to overcome. BTC/USD 1-hour candle chart (Bitstamp). Source: TradingView Buying another dip Data from Cointelegraph Markets Pro and TradingView showed BTC/USD shedding around 4% in 24 hours Friday. The pair had topped $44,450 on Bitstamp before the retracement kicked in, […]

Rio De Janeiro to Allocate 1% of Treasury Reserves to Crypto: Report

According to Pedro Paulo, Rio de Janeiro’s finance secretary, the city plans to apply discounts to tax payments made with bitcoin. “You take the single quota discount of 7%, it would make 10% if you pay in bitcoin,” Paulo said, adding that the administration needs to study the legal framework. Read the fill Story on […]

India Seizes $5 Million Worth Assets in $162M Morris Coin Crypto Ponzi Scheme

The Indian Enforcement Directorate took strict actions against the crimes involving cryptocurrencies; it is a department under the Indian Ministry of Finance. The police in one of the states filed an FIR that instigated a series of investigations. The department has taken hold of assets worth $5 million in the crypto scam. The act has […]

Credit Rating Agency Moody’s Sounds Alarm on El Salvador’s Bitcoin Policy

El Salvador’s poor sovereign credit outlook is being exacerbated by the country’s Bitcoin trades, according to Moody’s Investors Service and per Bloomberg.  According to Moody’s analyst Jaime Reusche, the government trading in Bitcoin is “quite risky, particularly for a government that has been struggling with liquidity pressures in the past.”  President Bukele—who buys Bitcoin for […]

North Korea hacked nearly $400M in cryptocurrency last year  – TechCrunch

North Korean hackers launched at least seven attacks on cryptocurrency platforms last year to steal almost $400 million worth of digital assets, according to a report by blockchain analysis firm Chainalysis.  “From 2020 to 2021, the number of North Korean-linked hacks jumped from four to seven, and the value extracted from these hacks grew by […]

Top 5 NFT Games that can Make you Millions in 2022

Blockchains games based on NFTs first received widespread attention in 2021. Many believed that non-fungible tokens could be the future of the gaming industry. With the rise of Axie Infinity, NFT games became a hot topic thanks to mainstream media. In fact, highly popular NFT games often have their tokens soaring in valuations. Let’s talk about 5 […]

Learn to Play Bitcoin Casino Games at Top Betting Sites

If you’re a huge fan of cryptocurrencies, how come you haven’t tried betting with Bitcoin yet? Perhaps you have but just aren’t sure of the steps you need to take to get started? Whatever the reason, we’re here to help you get on the path to spinning the reels of top slots and playing a […]

Binance Coin forms a continuation pattern as $510 beckons

Binance Coin was on its way to recovery from the drop in prices earlier this month. The longer-term trend was bearish, but over the past couple of days, the buyers have been in a position of strength. The $510 was a key level on the charts, with the $500 area offering strong support over the […]