Month: January 2021

Pandemic Triggers Worst Job Crisis Since the Great Depression

Pandemic Triggers Worst Job Crisis Since the Great Depression

The coronavirus pandemic wiped out 255 million full-time jobs in 2020, threatening the return to the labour market of a generation of women, young workers and low-skilled employees. Millions of more people suffered a substantial cut in their working hours, causing a crisis of income. “The year 2020 has triggered a jobs crisis of unprecedented […]

Blockchain-powered COVID-19 Passports Testing to Begin in February

Blockchain-powered COVID-19 Passports Testing to Begin in February

The first real-world testing of blockchain-based digital passports containing a traveler’s COVID-19 testing and vaccination status will take place as soon as February. The International Air Transport Association (IATA) will soon roll out blockchain-based passports that digitally store an individual’s health information — specifically, their COVID-19 testing and vaccination status. Known as the IATA Travel […]

FBI Investigator Lists Key Features of Financial Scam

FBI Investigator Lists Key Features of Financial Scam

FBI investigator, Steven M. D’Antuono, Section Chief of the FBI’s Financial Crimes Section within the Criminal Investigative Division, has listed the main characteristics of a scam ICO in an interview with ThePaypers. According to the FBR, potential investors should avoid projects with the following features: Misinforming about the experience of project managers, Too aggressive marketing, […]

Bitcoin Drops by 11%. Further Price Falls Predicted

Bitcoin Drops by 11%. Further Price Falls Predicted

Bitcoin fell to as low as US$29,327 after a slide of almost 11% a day earlier. Experts have cautioned that a sustained drop below the $30,000 mark could presage further losses in the wake of last year’s 300% surge. Analysts predict that the cryptocurrency might continue to fall in coming months. “I wouldn’t be surprised […]

South Korea to Introduce Tax on Crypto Trading Profits

South Korea to Introduce Tax on Crypto Trading Profits

The South Korean government issued an amendment which provides for introducing a tax on profits from cryptocurrency trading. According to Asia Today report, the amendment is likely to be enacted in February. For cryptocurrency holders, anyone making an annual income of more than $2,300 from cryptocurrency profits will be taxed at 20%. For cryptocurrencies owned […]

Europol Shut Down World’s Largest Darknet Marketplace

Europol Shut Down World’s Largest Darknet Marketplace

The world’s largest darknet marketplace was shut down as a result of joint of a joint operation of German authorities and Europol, a law enforcement agency of the European Union. The marketplace featured 2,400 vendors, which were involved in nearly $170 million worth of transactions, including the transfer of 4,650 Bitcoin and 12,800 Monero (XMR).The […]

Bitcoin Could Drop Unless It Hits $40K

Bitcoin Could Drop Unless It Hits $40K

Bitcoin could be at risk of a further drop unless it breaks above $40,000 soon, according to JPMorgan Chase & Co. strategists. An exodus of trend-following investors could hurt the leading cryptocurrency unless it can “break out” beyond that price level. Traders searching for clues about investor appetite for risk have been gripped by Bitcoin’s mammoth […]

Actress Blames Noise-free Tesla Cars for Killing Animals

Actress Blames Noise-free Tesla Cars for Killing Animals

The actress and singer Jamie Lynn Spears called Tesla “a cat-killer” as her cats were run over by a Tesla they never heard coming. Spears recommended that Teslas emit noises that bother animals so they move out of the way. “We have now lost — I don’t want to tell you how many cats — […]

Bitcoin May Reach $200K in the Next Five Years

Bitcoin May Reach $200K in the Next Five Years

Bitcoin will likely reach $200,000 in the next five or 10 years as a hedge against global uncertainty, according to venture capitalist Chamath Palihapitiya. The post Bitcoin May Reach $200K in the Next Five Years appeared first on HYIP.com – Online Investment Starts Here. Source link

Tesla Software Detects Ghost at Cemetery

Tesla Software Detects Ghost at Cemetery

The “ghost” continued to appear on the screen as the car slowly moved forward. ​One user alleged that the system had mistaken flowers on a grave for a person holding flowers. But then one would assume that it would have detected many “ghosts”, as the cemetery was full of bouquets. Source link