2023-02-05
Business Global News

Top 10 most famous computer programmers of all time

Computer programming has made the impossible possible. Read about the top 10 computer programmers to date. For computer programs and mobile applications, programmers must develop code. In order to keep things working properly, they are also involved in maintaining, debugging and troubleshooting software and systems. Here is a brief overview of the top 10 most […]

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DeFi Global News

DeFi enjoys a prolific start to 2023: Finance Redefined

DeFi marks a perfect entry into 2023 with a bullish January and TVL nearing $50 billion. Welcome to Finance Redefined, your weekly dose of essential decentralized finance (DeFi) insights — a newsletter crafted to bring you significant developments over the last week. 2023 started on a bullish note for the entire crypto market, including the DeFi ecosystem, […]

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DeFi Global News

How to protect against crime in the metaverse

1.What is the dark side of the metaverse? The metaverse has the potential to alter the way we interact and engage with one another and technology. However, there are also possible drawbacks and risks, just like with any new technology. Potential problems with privacy, security and legislation are part of the metaverse’s negative side. One […]

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Global News NFTs

Little Shapes was a ‘social experiment’ to expose NFT botnets: founder

In a 158-page document, the team behind Little Shapes alleged that NFT scammers utilized bot networks to rug-pull “$200 million+ out of the ecosystem.” Atto, the pseudonymous founder behind Little Shapes NFT, has revealed that the project was actually a “social experiment” designed to shed light on large-scale nonfungible token (NFT) bot network scams on […]

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Global News NFTs

YouTuber baits MMA fighter into secretly shilling fake NFTs for $1K

Coffeezilla, a YouTuber and crypto investigator, revealed that American mixed martial artist Dillon Danis promoted a fake NFT project without disclosing that he received $1,000 for the advertisement. While the support from numerous A-list celebrities expedited the nonfungible token (NFT) boom of 2021 and 2022, some promoted unvetted projects to fans without knowing if they were legitimate or scams. […]

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Blockchain Global News

The IBM–Maersk blockchain effort was doomed to fail from the start

Observers can learn a few things from the failed effort by IBM and Moller-Maersk to develop TradeLens, a blockchain-enabled global trading platform. Blockchain projects continue to experience failure rates in excess of 90%, and it seems that with every passing moment, more and more “successful” companies add their underperforming blockchain project to the graveyard. One of the […]

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Blockchain Global News

FBI seizes $100K in NFTs from scammer following ZachXBT investigation

The seized property included a Bored Ape Yacht Club and Doodles NFT, 85.6 Ether and a flashy Audemars Piguet watch which ultimately helped ZachXBT identify the alleged scammer. The Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has seized 86.5 Ether ETH $1,677 an two nonfungible tokens (NFTs) worth more than $100,000 from a reported phishing scammer. The alleged scammer in […]

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Blockchain Global News

Protocol Labs, Chainalysis and Bittrex add to crypto layoff season

Crypto execs suggested that the “extremely challenging” times forced them to cut jobs to “weather this extended” crypto winter. Several crypto firms have made job cuts this week amid the ongoing crypto winter, retaining “impactful” employees as they prepare for a “longer downturn.” At least 216 jobs were slashed between three crypto firms — open-source […]

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Blockchain Global News

Proof-of-Stake-and-Activity (PoSA): A consensus mechanism for the new era in Web3

This company just launched an innovative consensus mechanism that rewards activity instead of simply measuring stakes. Blockchain technology has disrupted various industries by providing a secure decentralized platform for transactions and data storage. The consensus mechanism is one of the most critical components of any blockchain out there, as it ensures its reliability and security. […]

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Altcoin Global News

Price analysis 2/3: BTC, ETH, BNB, XRP, ADA, DOGE, MATIC, DOT, LTC, AVAX

Strong U.S. jobs data for January could not pull Bitcoin and select altcoins lower, indicating a strong bullish undercurrent. Bitcoin’s BTC $23,439 rally in 2023 has been boosted by expectations that the United States Federal Reserve will slow down the pace of its rate hikes as inflation has started cooling down. Some even anticipate a rate cut […]

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